3 days in Mexico City Itinerary

3 days in Mexico City Itinerary

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Mexico City

Mexico City ©
Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana) and Palacio de Bellas Artes. Your inner history buff will appreciate Zocalo and Basilica de Santa Maria de Guadalupe. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Mexico City: Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve (in Sian Ka'an) and Zona Arqueologica Teotihuacan (in San Juan Teotihuacan). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at National Museum of Anthropology (Museo Nacional de Antropologia), steep yourself in history at Chapultepec Castle, take a stroll through Alameda Central, and explore the ancient world of Templo Mayor Museum.

To see ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Mexico City vacation planner.

If you are flying in from Colombia, the closest major airports are Licenciado Benito Juarez International Airport, Licenciado Adolfo Lopez Mateos International Airport and Querétaro Intercontinental Airport. In August, daytime highs in Mexico City are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mexico City

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve, Zona Arqueologica Teotihuacan
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National Museum of Anthropology ©
National Museum of Anthropology
Zona Arqueologica Teotihuacan ©
Zona Arqueologica Teotihuacan
Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve ©
Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve

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