3 days in San Juan Teotihuacan & Mexico City Itinerary

3 days in San Juan Teotihuacan & Mexico City Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Central Mexico and Gulf Coast trip planner

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San Juan Teotihuacan
— 2 nights
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Mexico City
— 1 day

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San Juan Teotihuacan

— 2 nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): delve into the distant past at Ex Convent of Acolman, stop by Galeria Media Luna, then explore the ancient world of Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan Estacionamiento Puerta 5, and finally take an in-depth tour of Museo de Sitio Teotihuacan. Here are some ideas for day two: get outside with Flying Pictures Mexico, stop by Comercializadora Artesanal Teotihuacan, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Reino Animal.

To find photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the San Juan Teotihuacan trip tool.

Mexico City to San Juan Teotihuacan is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can drive to Mexico City.

Things to do in San Juan Teotihuacan

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

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Mexico City

— 1 day

City of Palaces

Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): step into the grandiose world of Chapultepec Castle, get a new perspective on nature at Museo Nacional de Antropologia, then get to know the fascinating history of Zocalo, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana).

To find ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Mexico City attractions website.

You can drive from San Juan Teotihuacan to Mexico City in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Mexico City can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mexico City

Historic Sites · Museums
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