Xochimilco boat ride and university tour
Attractions & guided tours

Xochimilco boat ride and university tour

Free cancellation
Language: English , Spanish
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 5 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Visit the campus of the National Autonomous University of Mexico, listed as World Heritage
  • Admire one of the most emblematic developments of modern Mexican architecture
  • See the Olympic Stadium of 1968, with a mural by Diego Rivera
  • Visit Xochimilco and enjoy a trajinera tour
What to expect

Discover the southern part of Mexico City. Follow Insurgentes, the world´s largest avenue, passing the Cibeles Fountain, Poliforum Siqueiros, and Plaza de Toros, until you arrive at the campus of the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM), listed as World Heritage. Admire its famous murals and sculptures, made by important artists such as Diego Rivera, David Alfaro Siqueiros, and Juan O'Gorman. The campus of the university, built between 1950 and 1954, embodies one of the most emblematic developments of modern Mexican architecture. You will also see the Olympic Stadium of 1968, with a mural by Diego Rivera.

The tour will continue to Xochimilco, one of the most picturesque and colorful areas of Mexico City, and one of the last remaining vestiges of the old Aztec capital of Tenochtitlán. Here you can admire its canals, floating gardens, and brightly decorated "trajineras", which could be considered the traditional Mexican equivalent of a gondola. Enjoy the atmosphere on the canals while mariachi serenades you.

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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 sanitized 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
    • Shared transportation
    • Spanish / English speaking guide
    • 45 minutes tour by " trajinera" in Xochimilco
    • Taxes
    What's not included
    • Personal expenses
    Reduced price
    • Children 3-11 years old
    Where

    Smart Oasis Av. Paseo de la Reforma 296, Juárez, Cuauhtémoc, 06600 Ciudad de México, CDMX

    Meeting point:

    You will be picked up from your accommodation. Please leave your pick-up information at check-out. The hotel pick-up service is available in Reforma area. If your hotel is located in another area, you should reach the following meeting point: Smart Oasis Av. Paseo de la Reforma 296, Juárez, Cuauhtémoc, 06600 Ciudad de México, CDMX

    What to remember
    • Wear comfortable clothes and shoes
    • Bring your camera and some extra cash for souvenirs, food, and drinks
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    SAT MEXICO
    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 experience begins.

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