Gold and Sun
Day 1 Cd. de México – Teotihuacán – Tepotozotlán - Aculco
This day we will visit the most important buildings of Teotihuacán, like the Sun and Moon pyramid, como Quetzalcóatl, among others. After this adventure, we go to Tepotzotlán; possesor of many of the most impressive samples of baroque architecture of our country, also have been declarated by UNESCO like cultural heritage of humanity, then San Francisco college that actually ward the national viceregal art museum. Finally we depart to Aculco. Accommodation
Day 2 Aculco - Temascalcingo - El Oro
Breakfast. Tour by Aculco, charming town where we may visit its main square, main church and San Jeronimo Ex Convent. After we will know the process of cheese made, the most typical produce of this small poblation. Later we will go to Temascalcingo, there we will stop to visit the antique home of the famous mexican landscaper José María Velasco; walk away by the principal square, kiosk and monumental clock.
Continue to Oro de Hidalgo magical town. This poblation its importance to the mining boom that the late XIX century becoming a much more cosmopolitan city than Mexico. After lunch we will visit Tiro Norte, an imponent red wood frame wich functioned like acces to miners and actually is a oriel to admire El Oro landscape. Continue to mining museum, a place that show us trough pictures, tools, some machines and a minerals colletction the golden years of this activity. Follow to cratf center where we can find many regional products. then we visit Palacio Municipal, an architectonical england building of this mining town. To finish we will visit the magical Juárez Theather neoclassical style, during its splendor years were presented the famous soprano María Conesa or tenor Enrico Caruso. Accommodation.
Day 3 El Oro - Toluca - Metepec - Cd. de México
Breakfast. Departure to Toluca. We will visit the most interesting points in the city, like botanical garden "Cosmovitral", one of the largest sets of stained glasses in the world; the main church of de San José, los portales, Temple of el Carmen, among others. Continue to Metepec. in this magical town we will visit Calvario church with a beauty panoramic view of Tolluca Valley, there we can enjoy the church and San Juan Bautista ex convent, wich are of XVI century; from this place we go to Plaza Juárez where we can appreciate the esculture of Tlanchana, aquatic mythical deity. Later, visit clay museum and here we can see how typical cfatfs are made. Go to Distrito Federal. End of our services.
DO NOT FORGET:
Sun block and a cap or hat, commfortable shoes.
Take with you cash or credit card
Avoid carrying heavy backpack or bags
Avoid carrying accesories and ostentatious stuff
If you suffer of any healty problem or handicap, pleas contact us before booking so we can advise you about.
Rates per person
Validaty at MAY 30, 2015
Minium of passagers are required
Departures Mar 06, May 01
*Bus or Van tourism transportation
*2 nigths accommodation
*Local tour guide expert
*Meals indicated on schedule
*Visits indicated on schedule
*Basic healt care insurance
*Any service not mentioned on schedule