Offered with All Monarchs Trips! A Privately Guided Exploration of This Ancient Pre-Hispanic City
Journey back in time as you explore giant stone temples and mural-adorned palaces in the ancient city of Teotihuacan, a UNESCO World Heritage Site located approximately 30 miles northeast of Mexico City. Join us for a one-day extension that reveals the mystery and intrigue of this impressive cultural and historical site through a privately guided tour of Teotihuacan’s highlights including the Pyramids of the Moon and Sun. Built between the 1st and 7th centuries A.D., the holy city of Teotihuacan ("the place where the gods were created") is noted for its huge pyramid-shaped monuments on a site laid out according to meticulous geometric and symbolic principles. As one of the most powerful cultural centers in Mesoamerica, Teotihuacan’s cultural and artistic influence extended throughout the region and beyond.