Tlacotalpan and Alvarado guided tour from Veracruz
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Attractions & guided tours

Tlacotalpan and Alvarado guided tour from Veracruz

Free cancellation
Language: English , Spanish
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 8 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Explore Tlacotalpan, a World Heritage by UNESCO
  • Take a boat ride on the Papaloapan river
  • Enjoy the charm of the fishing port of Alvarado
  • Get into the local culture of Veracruz
What to expect

Tlacotalpan, also known as "The Pearl of the Papaloapan", is a town with well-preserved architecture and traditions. This town has been declared a World Heritage by UNESCO and at the time of its marine boom, came to receive large sailboats and schooners from Europe. During the tour, you will visit the Netzahualcoyotl Theatre or "Windward colossus", and the Agustín Lara house-museum where some of the belongings of the musician and composer are exhibited.

Then, you will also visit Alvarado, a city of commerce, where the purchase and sale of sea products is the most common and where its beautiful river carpentry works are recognized throughout Veracruz and the republic.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • What's included
    • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
    • Transportation
    • Tickets to the attractions
    • Bilingual guide (Spanish, English)
    • A visit to the town of Tlacotalpan
    • A visit to the House-Museum of Agustín Lara
    • A visit to the Nezahualcóyotl theater
    • Boat ride on the Papaloapan river
    • A visit to the Port of Alvarado
    What's not included
    • Food and drinks
    Reduced price
    • Children (age 3-8)
    • Infants (age 0-2): free of charge
    Where
    Meeting point:

    Pick-up from your hotel in Veracruz or Boca de Río. You will indicate your pickup location at checkout

    What to remember
    • At least 2 people are required for this activity to take place
    • The use of a face mask is mandatory
    • Pick-up available from most downtown hotels in Veracruz or Boca del Río
    • Bring your identity document
    • Comfortable clothes and shoes recommended
    • You should bring sunscreen, sunglasses, a hat and carry extra cash
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    Amphibian Operadora Turistica
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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