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El Planeta Mexico Private Tours

Heriberto Frias 1439-402 Col. del Valle, Mexico City 03100, Mexico
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Wonderful day trip to Teotihuacán

A circuitous path of conversations with friends who had been to Teotihuacán before me and searches... read more

Reviewed February 28, 2018
aerach
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Toronto
via mobile
Great private tours around Mexico City

My wife and I recently spent several days in Mexico City and contacted Fernando at El Planeta... read more

Reviewed February 28, 2018
AlohaMike66
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Honolulu, Hawaii
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We offer private tailor-made tours in Mexico for travelers on leisure or business, as well as travel arrangements for those who prefer self-driven experiences. With the best licensed tour guides of the country, focus on details and fully personalized service, either in Spanish or other languages, we are experts in providing ideas and solutions to our customers.
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Heriberto Frias 1439-402 Col. del Valle, Mexico City 03100, Mexico
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Reviewed February 28, 2018 via mobile

A circuitous path of conversations with friends who had been to Teotihuacán before me and searches on TripAdvisor led me to El Planeta Mexico. The reviews were encouraging so I took the plunge. I am very happy I did so. Communicating with Fernando remotely by...More

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ElPlanetaMexico, Propietario at El Planeta Mexico Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 4, 2018

Dear aerach, thank you very much for your preference and the time you´ve spent for your kind review. I´m sure the passionate Anilú had a lot of fun too, showing you such a magnificent place. Hope you consider Mexico again soon. And thank you for...More

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Reviewed February 28, 2018

My wife and I recently spent several days in Mexico City and contacted Fernando at El Planeta Mexico to help us plan a stay for our first time in Mexico. He responded promptly and organized three excellent outings for us -- city tour, pyramids and...More

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Reviewed January 17, 2018 via mobile

I was checking a couple of tours for the monarch butterflies and the comments I found online were convincing to join Fernando. The contact phase and organization went fast and smooth. He was picking my friend and me up and drove to the national park....More

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ElPlanetaMexico, Propietario at El Planeta Mexico Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 9, 2018

Dear Anton, I appreciate very much your preference and the time you´ve spent on writing this review. It was a very fun experience to be with you and your friends in the Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary. I hope you keep good memories of your visit to...More

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Reviewed January 17, 2018

I booked several tours with El Planeto Mexico for myself, my daughter-in-law and 13 year old grandson. El Planeto Mexico could not have been more responsive and helpful. Before my company arrived or our tours started, Fernando in the office even called me, then sent...More

Thank Heather G
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ElPlanetaMexico, Propietario at El Planeta Mexico Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 9, 2018

Dear Heather, as we talked privately, it was an honor to serve you during your visit to Mexico and I know it was a great experience for your guide, Fernando. What I thank you the most for is your open and sincere feedback, which is...More

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Reviewed September 1, 2017

I found El Planeta Mexico on Trip Advisor and contacted the owner Fernando with whom I then had a 1 hour skype conversation. From that moment, I knew he was a good man and felt that I could feel safe in his care when travelling...More

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ElPlanetaMexico, Owner at El Planeta Mexico Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2017

Dear 341fionas, your preference, your words and the time you´ve spent on this kind review is very appreciated. I´m grateful having had the chance to participate in the design of your trip and meet you and M in person while you were enjoying your visit...More

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Reviewed February 21, 2017

Hubby and I live in Mexico City and wanted to do a couple of day trips without having to worry about heavy traffic, which routes to use, parking etc. I contacted El Planeta (after reading the glowing reviews on TripAdvisor) and Fernando responded very promptly...More

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Reviewed January 15, 2017

We cannot say enough nice things about Fernando of El Planeta. We took two day trips in and around Mexico City -- to Teotihuacan and to Coyoacan, San Angel, NAUM, and Cuicuilco (a less touristed archaelogical site in the vicinity). Both were fantastic. Fernando was...More

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ElPlanetaMexico, Propietario at El Planeta Mexico Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 18, 2017

Dear E R, I´m overwhelmed by your kind review and grateful of having had the opportunity to host you during your family visit to my City and surroundings. I can tell you that, who had the most fun, was me, being with you guys and...More

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Reviewed October 3, 2016

Fernando arranged a 9 day private tour in April 2016 for 2 of us. Whole trip was very smooth. Love the country and food. It was a fun and safe trip!More

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ElPlanetaMexico, Propietario at El Planeta Mexico Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 18, 2017

Dear Smurfjanice, a little late, since I missed the notification, but I still want to take the chance of saying thank you for your visit, your preference and taking the time for this review. Being sure that you enjoyed your tour along a good part...More

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Reviewed May 18, 2016

We hired El Planeta Mecixo private tours for our trip to Mexico city in March 2016. We found El Planeta in Tripadvisor and decided to go with the company. Fernando was easy to talk to and set up the trip. When we got to the...More

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ElPlanetaMexico, Owner at El Planeta Mexico Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 20, 2016

Dear jaybuph, I appreciate very much the time you dedicated to provide your valuable feedback to us and am very glad to know you spent a good time with Israel, as he certainly did as well. Thank you for your preference and we really hope...More

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Reviewed January 17, 2016

With a 12-hour layover in Mexico City, I thought a few hours visit would be a wonderful opportunity to tour a city I had not previously visited. Travelling alone, I did not want to try and find my way and risk getting lost. I found...More

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ElPlanetaMexico, Propietario at El Planeta Mexico Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 25, 2016

Dear dbh1000, thank you very much for the time you dedicated to write this review. I`m very glad we were able to fulfill your needs and hope you had a nice, although quick, view of our city. Hopefully you decide to come again for a...More

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Dear Michael, the hibernation areas are located a little above 3,000 meters above the sea level. Even if in good physical condition at any age, it is recommended to hire a horse that takes you up to the site. If you feel... More
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I have used private guides through this company and other similar companies all over the world and have found that the amount the guide charges depends on the number of hours/ number of days, type of tour, number of people... More
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