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Mexico City Layover Tour: Downtown City Sightseeing

  • Make the most of a layover in Mexico City with a guided walking tour

  • Experience many of the historic city center’s highlights in a half-day outing

  • Customize your tour to match your interests and itinerary

Mexico City Layover Tour: Downtown City Sightseeing
From $45.00
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2 hr Tour with TransportMost Popular
Custom-made Walking Tour - INCLUDES Airport Pick Up & Drop Off Service
2-hr Tour Only
Custom-made Walking Tour - does not include transportation / Airport Pick Up & Drop Off Service
Get the most out of limited time in Mexico City with this tour designed for seeing as many of the city’s highlights as possible during a half-day layover. This private walking tour is customized to fit your itinerary and interests. Meet your guide at a convenient central location in the capital’s historic center (or arrange airport pickup for an additional fee) and get guided from attraction to attraction.
What to Expect

If you have a layover in Mexico city, and you have some free hours, we can design a walking tour - minimum of 2 hours -around the most emblematic places of the Historic Center.

This is a custom-made walking tour. If you have 3 or 4 hours, you can see the Historic Center with much more detail. Some of the activities that you may choose are:

  • Climbing the Cathedral’s bell tower, or go inside the National Palace.
  • Visit the Aztec Templo Mayor.
  • Buying Mexican handcrafts.
  • Eating tacos or other local foods.
  • Enjoy some Mariachi music before returning to the airport for your next flight.

Tell us your ideas, and a custom-made tour will be designed just for your group.

Write a ReviewReviews (29)

1 - 5 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
The Best Tour

Muchas Gracias for the free tour! It was so much fun and our guide was funny, well spoken and knowledgeable! I learned so much history and met great people while on this tour during a layover in Mexico City. Also loved how easy they were...More

Thank Cassandra N
Reviewed July 6, 2018
A wonderful, whirlwind, tour of historic downtown Mexico City

My family and I had an 8 hour layover in Mexico City, so we decided to book a tour with Mexico a Pie. I am so happy that we did! We had a fantastic walking tour of historic downtown Mexico City, led by our guide...More

Thank Julie_WA22
Reviewed June 23, 2018
Historic district walking tour

A very enjoyable walking tour, hitting the highlights in the historic centre core. Our guide was pleasant, spoke English well and was very knowledgeable. You cant beat the price - it is free - the guides work for tips which I was very happy to...More

Thank JourneyYYZ
Reviewed June 12, 2018

My 18-year old granddaughter and I had an 8-hour layover in Mexico City and decided to try this tour company rather than sit in the airport.It was the BEST decision I made on our entire trip! We received email confirmation of our reservation almost immediately...More

Thank vgoodman670
Reviewed May 6, 2018
Good way to get a sense of Mexico City

Thanks Andreś for your patience especially as my flight was delayed which turned the layover walking tour from a day to a night event. With great historical and current information being shared, I saw the historical centre buildings lit up at night with commentary and...More

Thank Btbuggy
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June 19, 2018|
Response from vgoodman670 | Reviewed this property |
Tour guides are multi lingual. Contact Mexico a Pie.
April 4, 2018|
Response from Joan T | Reviewed this property |
Hello, yes it was priced in $US dollars and very reasonably priced.