5 days in San Juan Teotihuacan & Mexico City Itinerary

5 days in San Juan Teotihuacan & Mexico City Itinerary

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Mexico City
Drive:
45​min
San Juan Teotihuacan
— Few hours
Drive:
45​min
Mexico City
— 4 nights
Mexico City

1
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San Juan Teotihuacan

Home to perhaps the most impressive of Mexico's archaeological sites, San Juan Teotihuacan provides easy access to the World Heritage-listed "City of Gods," the largest pre-Columbian urban center in the Americas.
On the 14th (Sun), make a trip to Pyramid of the Sun and then delve into the distant past at Zona Arqueologica Teotihuacan.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the San Juan Teotihuacan holiday planner.

Mexico City to San Juan Teotihuacan is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also drive; or do a combination of subway, bus, and taxi. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can drive to Mexico City.

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Pyramid of the Sun
Zona Arqueologica Teotihuacan

3
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Mexico City

Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Polanco and Museo Memoria y Tolerancia. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to San Angel and Museo de Arte Popular. Go for a jaunt from Mexico City to Tepoztlan to see Tepozteco about 1h 20 min away. There's lots more to do: take a stroll through La Condesa, examine the collection at Monumento y Museo de la Revolucion, tour the pleasant surroundings at Alameda Central, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercado de Artesanias La Ciudadela.

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Traveling by car from San Juan Teotihuacan to Mexico City takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and subway. Traveling from San Juan Teotihuacan to Mexico City, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In May, daytime highs in Mexico City are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

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Tepozteco
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La Condesa
Museo Memoria y Tolerancia
Museo Dolores Olmedo

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