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Mexico City: Chapultepec Castle and Anthropology Museum Tour

1. Mexico City: Chapultepec Castle and Anthropology Museum Tour

Explore the life of the Mexican Emperor Maximilian I of Habsburg on a tour of Chapultepec Castle, located on top of Mexico City's Chapultepec Hill, a site once sacred to the Aztecs. Venture inside the stunning monument, and discover rooms of classical European ornamentations. Stroll the halls full of light and discover stairways made of marble. Admire the sculptures and busts of historical figures, such as Emperor Cuauhtémoc and the Spanish Conquistador Hernán Cortés, along the way. Then depart Chapultepec Castle (also known as the "National Museum of History") and break for lunch, before going to the National Museum of Anthropology. Experience one of the most important anthropology museums in Latin America and explore rooms that detail the pre-Hispanic culture of the Maya, Toltec, and other ethnic peoples through the ages. Learn more from your bilingual guide, and benefit from the chance to chat about Mexican history.

Mexico City: Turicard Pass with 40+ Attractions

2. Mexico City: Turicard Pass with 40+ Attractions

Enjoy the very best of Mexico City and its surroundings on your own with this day pass. There is a Mexico City Pass by Turicard for everyone... chose a pass of 1, 3, and 7 Days so you can decide which one is better for you! Select your option, download the free app or access the special webpage, and manage your trip! With the intuitive webpage and app, you will be able to see all the activities that are offered, check the availability in real-time, and guarantee your spot. Your pass is available for 365 days from the purchase date. 1 Day Pass: More than 8 activities included! - Teotihuacan & Basilica of Guadalupe - Chapultepec Park By Bike Guided Tour - Mexico City at Night without Torre Latino - Xochimilco & Coyoacán - Day of the Dead - Guadalupe Shrine - Anthropology Museum - Ticket - Capital Bus Entrance 3 Days Pass: More than 20 activities included! Includes all activities of the 1 Day pass + - Chapultepec Castle and Anthropology Museum - Mexico City at Night with Torre Latino - Palaces and Historical Buildings - Prehispanic - Teotihuacan Guide + Ticket - Ticket - Anthropology Museum - Ticket - Teotihuacan - Ticket -Torre Latino Observation Deck - Puebla & Cholula - San Miguel de Allende - Teotihuacan at Sunrise - Tolantongo Caves 7 Days Pass: 40 prime attractions included! Includes all activities of the 3 Day pass + - Afternoon Guided Tour to Teotihuacan - Tacos, Exotic Food & Local Markets - Mexican Night - Lucha libre y Garibaldi - Mexican Night - Lucha libre y Garibaldi (weekends) - Ticket - Templo Mayor - Ticket - Tula - Fireflies Sighting Tour - Taxco & Cuernavaca - Taxco & Cuernavaca & Mina - Ticket - Frida Kahlo Museum - Volcanoes Tour - Xochimilco, Coyoacán & Frida Kahlo Museum - Prehispanic & Teotihuacán in 2 days - Taxco & Cuernavaca + Puebla & Cholula in 2 Days - Teotihuacán & Basílica de Guadalupe + -Xochimilco, Coyoacán & Frida Kahlo - Ticket - SixFlags + and much more!

Bicycle Tour - Must-see places in Mexico City

3. Bicycle Tour - Must-see places in Mexico City

Bicycles + Parks, Monuments and the most iconic places in CDMX = UNFORGETTABLE EXPERIENCE. Experience an unforgettable adventure in CDMX. This Tour begins with a bicycle tour of the city that takes you to see the most representative places of the city. Visit 19 must-see places located in 5 different neighborhoods, thus learning a brief history of Mexican culture. Take your souvenir photos and discover which places you have to go during your stay in Mexico City. I guarantee you will love this adventure.

Mexico City: Chapultepec Park Bike Experience

4. Mexico City: Chapultepec Park Bike Experience

Ride on this bike tour inside Chapultepec Park, twice as large as New York's Central Park, and marvel at the different attractions. Let our professional guide take you on a bike ride through the park showing you all the hidden gems and the must-see sites! While exploring Chapultepec Park, ride your bike from one spot to another, stopping at each point of interest to take pictures of them and listen to your guide's explanations. Some of the most important landmarks visited include: the Monumento a la Patria, also known as the Monumento a los Niños Héroes, the Canadian Totem, the one small archeological zone found within the park, the Fuente de la Templanza and the Fuente de Moctezuma, the Casa de los Pinos, Chapultepec's Lake, and its Zoo. It is worth mentioning that Castillo de Chapultepec is admired all along the journey. It is recognized as the only real castle in North America, also doubles as a museum with art about Mexico City's history. Follow your guide around Chapultepec Park while learning about Mexico's history. This park hosts uncountable attractions, and with this tour a great portion of its surface is visited! Do not hesitate and book your tour.

Best Private Tour Anthropology Museum and Chapultepec Castle

5. Best Private Tour Anthropology Museum and Chapultepec Castle

Total duration: 3 hours 30 minutes. The Meeting Point will be at La Puerta de los Leones next to the side of the Estela de Luz Tower on Reforma Avenue. Chapultepec Castle, 1 hour 30 minutes divided into Explanations and Free time for you to explore and take photos. Brief walk through Bosque de Chapultepec and its beautiful lake, 20 minutes The National Museum of Anthropology, in its impressive Azteca Room 1 hour 30 minutes divided into Explanations and Free time for you to explore and take photos. End of the Tour.

Private Tour to Chapultepec Castle

6. Private Tour to Chapultepec Castle

Embark on a captivating journey through the corridors of time with our National Museum of History tour, nestled within the expansive Chapultepec Park in the heart of Mexico City. Immerse yourself in an enchanting exploration of Mexico's rich past, where art, artifacts, and exhibitions weave together a tapestry of history. Uncover Treasures: Dive into Mexico's diverse history as you encounter an eclectic array of artifacts, ranging from ancient Mayan and Aztec relics to colonial-era gems and modern exhibits. Gain a profound insight into the nation's heritage and the transformative forces that have shaped it. Interactive Exhibits: Traverse thoughtfully curated exhibitions that breathe life into history. Witness the unfolding story of Mexico's society, culture, and identity through engaging displays and multimedia presentations that ignite the senses. Chapultepec Castle Splendor: Revel in the bonus of touring the majestic Chapultepec Castle, the regal host of the museum. Marvel at its stunning architecture, opulent rooms, and panoramic views of the city from its elevated perch. Guided Wisdom: Enrich your experience with the expertise of our knowledgeable guides, who will provide context, share anecdotes, and narrate historical tales, adding depth and enlightenment to your journey through the museum's collections. Chapultepec Park Oasis: After your tour, indulge in the natural beauty of the park and its myriad attractions. Whether you prefer a leisurely stroll through lush gardens, exploration of other museums, or a tranquil picnic in this urban oasis, Chapultepec Park offers a delightful post-tour escape. The National Museum of History tour guarantees an enriching and insightful odyssey through Mexico's past, leaving you with a profound appreciation for its history and cultural heritage. Join us on an adventure that transcends time, unveiling the captivating layers of Mexico's narrative.

Chapultepec Museum: Plus Anthropology Museum Tour

7. Chapultepec Museum: Plus Anthropology Museum Tour

In the morning, take a ride to Chapultepec Museum along Paseo de la Reforma, a gem reminiscent of France Champs Elysées. Lined with trees and grand monuments, this avenue is a true story itself. Chapultepec Park awaits us atop a hill, crowned by a majestic Castle. Step into a time capsule as you explore the magnificent castle’s chambers that have witnessed viceroys, Emperor Maximilian of Habsburg, and Mexican presidents. This majestic place holds tales from past centuries so be sure to unveil all of them! But our adventure doesn’t stop there! The Anthropology Museum awaits, a treasure trove of ancient wonders. Dive into the past, uncovering the mysteries of old Mesoamerican cultures with an astonishing collection of pre-Hispanic artifacts. After a full day of amazing histories now attached to your heart, relax in our vehicle as we take you back to your haven.

Mexico City: Castle and Anthropology Museum Private Tour

8. Mexico City: Castle and Anthropology Museum Private Tour

Visit the Castle of Chapultepec. Witness its outstanding collection of historical artifacts, before enjoying a trip to the National Museum of Anthropology. Begin your day with pickup at the hotel in Mexico City. Hit the road with your private guide and head for the castle of Chapultepec. Built at the turn of the 19th century and set in the middle of a forest, the Castle is an architectural gem. Enjoy an interior which houses many fascinating examples of Mexican heritage. Next, set off for the National Museum of Anthropology. The museum's design itself is rightly regarded as part of Mexico's architectural and cultural identity. Once inside, discover exhibits on the archaeological legacy of the peoples of Mesoamerica, hear fascinating accounts for the Mexico's ethnic diversity, and admire its massive ceilings up to 6 meters tall.

Mexico City Private Helicopter Tour

9. Mexico City Private Helicopter Tour

Experience an aerial journey with a private helicopter tour in Mexico City. Total Duration: 30 minutes Central de Abasto, Central de Abasto, Mexico City, Central Mexico and Gulf Coast, pass by without stopping Cerro de la Estrella, Mexico City Mexico, pass by without stopping Estadio Azul, Mexico City Mexico, pass by without stopping Monumental Plaza de Toros Mexico, Calle Augusto Rodin 241, Mexico City 03710 Mexico, pass by without stopping Chapultepec Castle, Bosque de Chapultepec I Secc, Mexico City 11100 Mexico, pass by without stopping Bosque de Chapultepec, Miguel Hidalgo, Mexico City Mexico, pass by without stopping Zocalo, Calle Plaza de La Constitucion S/N Centro Histórico de la Cdad. de México, Centro, Mexico City 06000 Mexico, pass by without stopping Paseo de la Reforma, Paseos de la Reforma No. 42, Mexico City Mexico, pass by without stopping El Angel de la Independencia, Av. Paseo de la Reforma, Mexico City Mexico, pass by without stopping Torre Latino, Eje Central 2, Mexico City 06040 Mexico, pass by without stopping Palacio de Bellas Artes, Avenida Juarez y Eje Central s/n Centro Histórico, Mexico City 06050 Mexico, pass by without stopping Monumento y Museo de la Revolucion, Plaza de la Republica, Mexico City 06060 Mexico, pass by without stopping Ciudad Universitaria, Avenida Universidad 3000, Mexico City 01050 Mexico, pass by without stopping Estadio Azteca, Calzada de Tlalpan 3665, Mexico City 04950 Mexico, pass by without stopping

Mexico City: Art, History & gossip about Chapultepec Castle

10. Mexico City: Art, History & gossip about Chapultepec Castle

Enjoy along the way aspects about the history, architecture and why not, even some gossip about the woods of Chapultepec and mainly about the Castle, while visiting its European rooms, gardens, and appreciate the great views of Reforma Avenue and the City. Learn about how the hill was sacred to the Mexican (Aztecs), its transformation into a colonial palace In 1780s, and then a beautiful European castle by Emperor Maximilian I, and its later uses as the presidential home and now as a National Museum of History with your guide. After visiting the castle, walk through the woods while you walk down the hill.

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4.4 / 5

based on 130 reviews

LOVED our time with Yibran and his darling wife! Such an incredible way to see (and learn about!) Mexico City! We covered so much of the city and learned so much. Yibran has a real ability to read people and determine how fast to move between sites, how much history to share and he does a wonderful job making you feel safe riding through the streets of beautiful and historic Mexico City. I felt grateful to be on a bike as we got to see so much. On top of that, he is just a very cool guy who is fun to hang out with. Highly, highly recommend! Oh, and he takes great pictures, too!

Our tour was awesome. One of the best tours we have taken. Our tour guide - Ariadna, was great. She provided a lot of insight and good historical information on the sites visited. I was particularly interested in the history of the Castillo De Chapultepec - she took us to the main points and hidden gems; she also shared more in depth info on the sites along the way (between the castle and the Museo De Antropologia). I won’t lie it is a long activity (6 hours), but overall it was a great tour, with an excellent local tour guide. We really enjoyed it very much. Cheers.

I must say we were delighted with the service & Allan has to be congratulated, too for everything - it was just what we wanted. We will definitely recommend you to others, and will use you myself when I travel to Mexico again. ;)

Ana, Martin, Miguel Angel and team were incredibly professional and very knowledgeable! I highly recommend them all for their work and professionalism.

It was very informative , we got to learn a lot , beautiful location to explore, I would recommend it