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Colonial Treasures: San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, Zacatecas and Guadalajara

Colonial Treasures: San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, Zacatecas and Guadalajara
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$915
Duration: 10 days
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Enjoy a wonderful 10-day, 9-night tour from Mexico City to visit some of the most important colonial cities in Mexico filled with culture and history. See San Miguel de Allende and its historical downtown. Stop at Guanajuato and learn about its subterranean avenues. Go to Zacatecas and head to La Bufa Hill, taste tequila in the town of Tequila when you visit Guadalajara and see the World Heritage Site of Morelia. This trip includes breakfast, a professional guide and transport.

Day 1: Arrival transfer
Welcome and transfer from Mexico City “Benito Juarez” international airport to the hotel of your choice and accommodation

Day 2: Mexico City, Queretaro, San Miguel de Allende (B)
Departure to Querétaro. Visit San Miguel’s Parish with the Holy House Chapel, the San Francisco church and the Allende´s house.

Day 3: San Miguel, Dolores Hidalgo, Guanajuato (B)
Departure to Dolores Hidalgo. Then, visit to Guanajuato to see its streets and subterranean avenues. See the classic "callejoneada" accompanied by students dressed in typical clothes, singing and playing music through the streets and alleys. Other attractions are the Museum of Don Quixote, and the Guanajuato Mummies.

Day 4: Guanajuato - Zacatecas (B)
Head to Zacatecas, a World Heritage Site. From "La Bufa" Hill you will be able to appreciate an interesting panoramic view of the city. We will descend in funicular and afterwards an educational visit of the mine of Eden.

Day 5: Zacatecas - Guadalajara (B)
Continue on to Guadalajara the capital of state of Jalisco, where tequila and mariachi were born.

Day 6: Guadalajara, Tequila (B)
Departure from the City of Guadalajara to visit the Tequila town.

Day 7: Guadalajara, Patzcuaro, Morelia (B)
Depart from Guadalajara to Patzcuaro which in the Purépecha language it means “The door to heaven”. Accommodation in Patzcuaro or Morelia, according to the operation.

Day 8: Morelia - Mexico City (B)
Visit Morelia, a World Heritage site, worldwide known for its student habitat and its magnificent colonial constructions of “pink cantera”: the Cathedral, the Government Palace, Clavijero Palace, the Major Plaza, the market of typical candies and the Aqueduct. Departure to Mexico City.

Day 9: Mexico City (B)
Start a city tour visiting the Cultural and Historic Heritage downtown district. Later, you will visit Chapultepec Park and one of the most important Residential areas of Mexico City, and the "Pink Zone".

Day 10: Departure Transfer
At the time indicated, transfer to the airport to board your return flight home.

Hotel Options:

Four-Star Hotels
Mexico City - Galeria Plaza or Hampton Inn (depending on time of the year)
San Miguel de Allende - Mision or similar
Guanajuato - Emporio or similar
Guadalajara- De Mendoza or similar
Morelia – Mision or similar

Five-Star Hotels
Mexico City - Geneve or similar (depending on time of the year)
Note: Five-star hotel options are in Mexico City only. Hotels in the rest of the towns all four-star.

Enjoy a wonderful 10-day, 9-night tour from Mexico City to visit some of the most important colonial cities in Mexico filled with culture and history. See San Miguel de Allende and its historical downtown. Stop at Guanajuato and learn about its subterranean avenues. Go to Zacatecas and head to La Bufa Hill, taste tequila in the town of Tequila when you visit Guadalajara and see the World Heritage Site of Morelia. This trip includes breakfast, a professional guide and transport.