3 days in San Juan Teotihuacan & Mexico City Itinerary

3 days in San Juan Teotihuacan & Mexico City Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Mexico City
Drive:  45 min
1
San Juan Teotihuacan
— 2 nights
Drive:  45 min
2
Mexico City
— 1 day
End: Mexico City

2
nights
San Juan Teotihuacan

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.
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.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, 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

Side Trips

Galeria Media Luna, Museo de Sitio Teotihuacan, Ex Convent of Acolman
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Ex Convent of Acolman ©
Ex Convent of Acolman
Museo de Sitio Teotihuacan ©
Museo de Sitio Teotihuacan

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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.
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 see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, 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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Museo Nacional de Antropologia ©
Museo Nacional de Antropologia
Zocalo
Zocalo
Chapultepec Castle ©
Chapultepec Castle

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