5 days in Mexico City & San Juan Teotihuacan Itinerary

5 days in Mexico City & San Juan Teotihuacan Itinerary

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Mexico City
— 1 night
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San Juan Teotihuacan
— 3 nights

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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.
On the 6th (Tue), make a trip to Museo Frida Kahlo, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana), then get engrossed in the history at Museo del Templo Mayor, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Zocalo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at Palacio de Bellas Artes, then explore the historical opulence of Chapultepec Castle, then get a new perspective on nature at Museo Nacional de Antropologia, and finally don't miss a visit to Paseo de la Reforma.

To find where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Mexico City trip itinerary tool.

If you are flying in from South Korea, the closest major aiports are Licenciado Benito Juarez International Airport, Querétaro Intercontinental Airport and General Francisco J. Mujica International Airport. In November, daytime highs in Mexico City are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can go by car to San Juan Teotihuacan.

Things to do in Mexico City

Museums · Historic Sites
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Museo Nacional de Antropologia ©
Museo Nacional de Antropologia
Museo Frida Kahlo ©
Museo Frida Kahlo
Palacio de Bellas Artes ©
Palacio de Bellas Artes

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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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): soar above the sights with a balloon tour, explore the ancient world of Palacio de Tepantitla, and then delve into the distant past at Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan Estacionamiento Puerta 5. On the next day, see the interesting displays at Archivo Historico y Museo de Mineria, A. C., appreciate the history behind Reloj Monumental, and then make a trip to Real del monte.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, go to the San Juan Teotihuacan road trip site.

You can drive from Mexico City to San Juan Teotihuacan in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in San Juan Teotihuacan

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Mineral del Monte, Reloj Monumental
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Reloj Monumental ©
Reloj Monumental
Balloon Rides

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