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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 US$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 (35)

1 - 5 of 25 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
No pues....WOW

We had ten hour layover. We booked the one listed above and added Coyoacán Frida Kahlo House with Andres and Adriana . Andres picked us up at the airport at 7AM. We started at Palacio de bellas Artes and it was as if Andres had...More

Thank Erica W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Hasta la vista!

We booked the layover tour with Mexico a Pie online after reading the many outstanding reviews on TripAdvisor. From the moment we received their prompt responses to questions via e-mail, we knew this team would not disappoint. Upon arrival at Benito Juarez airport, Andres kindly...More

Thank capturedbutterfly
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Excellent Customized Downtown Walking Tour

My husband and I had not visited Mexico City for 38 years. Both times we stayed near the Zocalo as we are interested in the history of the area; however, we wanted more information so we booked the private walking tour. Ana was amazing! She...More

Thank Donna Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Awesome walking experience

My wife and I had a 10 hour layover in Mexico City on 9/3/18. We signed up for this tour and Andreas picked us up as our guide. We had a great experience and saw so many breathtaking and historical buildings. Andreas was very well...More

Thank Alex V
Reviewed 27 July 2018 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
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19 June 2018|
Response from vgoodman670 | Reviewed this property |
Tour guides are multi lingual. Contact Mexico a Pie.
4 April 2018|
Response from Joan T | Reviewed this property |
Hello, yes it was priced in $US dollars and very reasonably priced.