Following hotel pickup, board an air-conditioned vehicle and get acquainted with your private guide during the journey to Cholula.
After passing dramatic scenery created by the Popocatepetl and Iztaccihuatl volcanoes, arrive at Cholula and embark on a tour of the town’s Baroque churches, the highlight of which is the Church of Santa Maria de Tonantzintla with its gold-leaf interior and opulent features.
Then, after a short drive, arrive amid the colonial treasures of Puebla, a city dominated by the ashen summit of Popocatepetl volcano, and begin a walking tour of its historical center.
Admire colorful buildings dating back to the 16th century; tick off highlights including Plaza de Armas, Puebla Cathedral, and the Church of Santo Domingo; and purchase food from Puebla’s rich gastronomical spectrum.
See, too, the artisan crafts market replete with unique souvenirs and sample sweet potato candy from local shops. Following a full day of sightseeing, return to your vehicle and relax during the journey back to your Mexico City accommodation.