Mexico City Tour Overview
In downtown Mexico City, ancient history and modern culture collide. A Mexico City tour is like flipping through a history book. The ancient ruins of an Aztec temple neighbors a 16th century Gothic-style cathedral in the heart of Mexico City’s pulsing commercial district.
Mexico City is the capital and most populous city in Mexico. Originally built by the Aztecs in 1325, Mexico City is the oldest capital city in the Americas. The history of Mexico City — once called Tenochtitlan by the Aztecs — is long and storied. From its Aztec beginning, to the Spanish Conquest, and now today, a thriving and vibrant city.
Mexico City is the largest metropolitan area in the Western Hemisphere. It’s thrilling to get caught up in the city’s controlled chaos — hectic plazas, busy markets, and people from all walks of life crowding city streets. Embrace the electricity of this intense city, or escape into its many quiet neighborhoods and peaceful green spaces.
A Mexico City tour offers a wide ranges of things to do. Explore the city’s Aztec history. Taste Mexico’s diverse cuisine. Float along a canal with a mariachi band. Check out our list of the best things to do in Mexico City, including a brief guide to street food!
The Mexico City tour on the TripScout mobile app takes you to all the most interesting local spots in the city.
We’ll guide you through all the best local spots for your Mexico City tour and give you a chance to explore cool neighborhoods, iconic sites, local restaurants, artisan shops and markets, top museums, and the best places to grab a cup of coffee or cocktail.
Enjoy your Mexico City tour!
Mexico City Tour Benefits
- Curated Sites
- Audio Tours
- Offline Map