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Mexico City— 6 nights
City of Palaces
Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Museo Nacional de Antropologia and Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan Estacionamiento Puerta 5. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Basilica de Santa Maria de Guadalupe and Chapultepec Castle. There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Palacio de Bellas Artes, take a peaceful walk through Bosque de Chapultepec, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana), and take an in-depth tour of Museo del Templo Mayor.
To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Mexico City online road trip planner.
If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Licenciado Benito Juarez International Airport, Querétaro Intercontinental Airport and General Francisco J. Mujica International Airport. In August, daily temperatures in Mexico City can reach 75°F, while at night they dip to 57°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Mexico City
Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan Estacionamiento Puerta 5
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