Travel to Mexico City, the colorful Mayan land
Take a trip to a city that stands out thanks to its special historical value, which remains imprinted in its picturesque districts and is engraved in its numerous monuments that are waiting for you to discover and share their intrinsic history.
Start your wandering from the historic center of the city, where the most important sights are concentrated. Cross the largest square in Latin America, jewel of the Mexican capital, the Plaza de la Constitucion. There you will have the opportunity to meet the imposing Cathedral and the famous Palacio Nacional. Then look for the busy Alameda Central Square where you will admire the Great Post Office and visit the impressive Palacio de Bellas Artes which, thanks to its marble façade and the priceless frescoes of Rivera inside, attracts thousands of visitors daily.
Take yourself to the famous Coyoacan district and get to know the seductive architecture of the place. To get a complete taste of this picturesque Mexican aesthetics, visit Casa Azul, the home of the famous painter Frida Kahlo, which now operates as a museum.
Of course, in this magnificent trip, you cannot miss a splendid tour of the Museum of Anthropology, which, in addition to its impressive exterior, also hides a rich cultural and historical wealth worth of exploring.
Continue your quest by exploring the local culture in the most important religious area of the country, the emblematic basilica de Southa Maria de Guadalupe.
Complete your walk with a stroll through the busy open-air markets of Mexico City, such as La Merced and Fonart, which will give you unforgettable colorful images, rich smells and small delicious surprises.
Food and local cuisine
A trip to the country of Mexico will give you a rich gastronomic experience. A cuisine that focuses on beef and seafood, using plenty of different spices, promises you a wide variety of flavors that will take you on a delicious culinary journey. Visit a traditional restaurant and choose a local dish such as barbaca, pozole or carnitas. Of course, when traveling to Mexico you cannot fail to taste the famous national dishes such as tacos, quesadillas and burritos.
Best time to visit Mexico City
You can travel to Mexico City all year round, but the ideal period is from October to March to avoid very high temperatures.
How to use transportation in Mexico City
Transfer from/to Mexico City
You can reach Mexico City by air via its own airport which is only 13 km from the city center. To get to the city center you can use line 4 of city buses (3$) or taxi (15-20$).
Mexico City has an organized transport network. You can commute by the most popular means of transport, the metro, which covers all possible destinations and the ticket costs only 5 pesos. Other choices are city buses, minibuses (ombis), group taxis (colectivos) and regular taxis.