Day 1 Mexico City
After arrival in Mexico City, we will meet with our group and tour Leader at the hotel at 2:00pm. After a short welcome meeting, we will go for a walking tour around the historic center, followed by a guided visit to the National Anthropology Museum. In the evening we will join an optional dinner & get-together in one of the local restaurants/bars.
Day 2 Mexico City - Teotihuacan - Xicotepec - Tuxpan (249 km)
Today we go to visit Teotihuacan after breakfast. After a tour around the archeological zone, we will continue to Xicotepec where we could enjoy optional lunch and take a walking tour around the town. Then we will go to Tuxpan, a quiet fishing town known for its excellent seafood and wide sandy beaches. Upon arrival in our hotel near the beach, we could take own time to enjoy the sea, then going out to Tuxpan center in the evening: orientation walk, optional dinner & get-together in one of local restaurants/bars.
Day 3 Tuxpan - El Tajin - Papantla (63 km)
After breakfast, we will take a boat to nearby Tuxpan Coral Reef where we could see colorful corals and practice snorkeling. After getting back and checking out from our hotel, we will go to the impressive pyramids of El Tajin, visiting a giant statue of Christ the Redeemer on our way. After exploring the archeological zone, we will continue to nearby Papantla. There we'll see Totonacs wearing traditional clothing. Then we will go to hotel for check-in, take a walking tour around the historic center, have an optional farewell dinner & get-together in one of local restaurants/bar.
Day 4 Papantla - Mexico City
After breakfast, we leave from hotel and head to Mexico City. We will arrive there around noon. On the way back home, we could enjoy impressive panoramic views while crossing a 225 meters high San Marcos Bridge, which will make you feel like you are among the clouds when it's foggy.