Inside visits and special features are shown in UPPERCASE in the tour description.
DAY 1 Arrive in Mexico City, Mexico
Transfer to your hotel and check in. This evening, enjoy a welcome dinner and meet your traveling companions.
DAY 2 Mexico City. Excursion to Teothihuacan
This morning, visit one of the world’s most revered shrines—THE BASILICA OF OUR LADY OF GUADALUPE. View the famous TILMA of Juan Diego, and attend Mass Mass at a local church. Then, journey to Teotihuacan to see the ancient PYRAMIDS OF THE SUN AND MOON and an inside view from the extraordinary TEMPLE OF QUETZALCOATL. Afterward, visit TULPETLAC CHURCH, site of the fifth apparition and healing of Juan Bernardino. Return to Mexico City and enjoy dinner at your hotel this evening.
DAY 3 Mexico City-Tlaxcala-Puebla
Travel to Tlaxcala and visit the BLESSED FIRST MARTYRS SHRINE and CHURCH OF SAN FRANCISCO. Proceed to the SAN MIGUEL DEL MILAGRO SHRINE, where St. Michael the Archangel appeared to Diego Lazaro. Visit the grotto with its healing waters. Next, explore OUR LADY OF OCOTLÁN SHRINE, where the Virgin Mary is said to have appeared to Juan Diego. See her perfectly preserved image burned into the tree. Arrive in Puebla, one of Mexico’s prettiest colonial cities, and enjoy an evening guided sightseeing walk.
DAY 4 Puebla-Cholulu-Mexico City
Journey to Cholula with its famous PYRAMID and 365 churches. Arrive back in Mexico City with a guided sightseeing tour including the Main Square (Zócalo), NATIONAL PALACE, METROPOLITAN CATHEDRAL to see the Tomb of Bishop Zumarraga and the PALACIO DE CHAPULTEPEC, an amazing castle set on the site of a sacred place for Aztecs. After dinner time at leisure to explore on your own.
DAY 5 Mexico City. Excursion to Coyoacan
Travel to Coyoacan and visit the city’s famous handicraft markets. Next is a boat ride along the canals of XOCHIMILCO, Mexico’s Floating Gardens. Afterward, visit the TEMPLE and former CONVENT DE SAN JUAN BAUTISTA with time for reflection. This evening, enjoy a special farewell dinner, followed by a Mexican folk SHOW in the world-famous Plaza Garibaldi.
DAY 6 Mexico City
The tour ends this morning after breakfast, with guests departing on individual schedules. Transfers are provided to the airport.