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Cholula Magical Town 6-Hour Tour by Double-Decker Bus

Cholula Magical Town 6-Hour Tour by Double-Decker Bus

Depart from Puebla City’s main plaza (“Zocalo”) and travel by traditional double-decker bus 5 miles to the west to the “double” town of Cholula, which brings together San Pedro and San Andres. Each of these towns has its own main square and church, but they are so close to each other that the border has been lost and they are both thought of as the same town. The panoramic tour starts in San Pedro Cholula at the Plaza de la Concordia, which is flanked by the Convento de San Gabriel, built by Franciscans in 1549 on the site of the ruins of a temple dedicated to Quetzalcóat. Continue towards the Great Pyramid of Cholula, the largest in the world. On the top, admire the Nuestra Señora de los Remedios Temple, built by the Spanish in 1549. Continue to San Andrés Cholula, and stop for a moment to visit the beautiful parish. Climb aboard the bus again to transfer to the temples of San Francisco Acatepec and Santa María Tonanzintla. Marvel at the Mexican baroque style. There is no corner that hasn't been decorated. Continue to San Pedro Cholula, passing the wizard’s house, and Copa de Oro cider factory. Finally, stop at San Pedro Cholula Zocalo, and enjoy some free time to visit the Great Pyramid, local market, Royal Chapel, San Gabriel Convent, and Concordia Plaza.

Puebla: Hop-On Hop-Off Bus City Sightseeing Tour

Puebla: Hop-On Hop-Off Bus City Sightseeing Tour

Explore the best of Puebla with tickets to a hop-on hop-off sightseeing bus tour with a multilingual audio guide. Travel freely around the city getting on and off at any of the official stops as many times as you desire, all with the price of one ticket. Discover the city's cuisine and gastronomy and admire its colonial architecture. Visit traditional markets where you can get ceramics made of the famous Talavera stone. See many religious buildings from the 16th and 17th centuries and visit the historic center, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.  The route covers sites including the Zócalo, Analco neighborhood, Convention Center, Church of San Francisco, Beato San Sebastián de Aparicio, Loreto Fountain, Fort Guadalupe, Museum of Evolution, cable car, Main Theatre, Plazuela de los Sapos, Juárez Monument, Paseo Bravo, and Juárez Avenue. Stops on the hop-on hop-off route:1 Zócalo2 Ovando Bridge3 El Alto Market4 La Mantarray Lookout Point5 Puebla Planetarium6 Puebla Park Michin Aquarium7 El Pariá Handicraft Market

From Mexico City: Cholula Pyramid & Puebla Small Group Tour

From Mexico City: Cholula Pyramid & Puebla Small Group Tour

Arrive in the city of Cholula and visit the Great Pyramid, the archaeological site and the Museum. Ascend to the Our Lady of Remedies Church, a church built on top of the pyramid. Later, visit the church of Santa María Tonantzintla - unique for its interior decoration composed of indigenous motifs and Catholic elements. Learn about how the Indigenous peoples of Tonatzintla wanted to represent Tlaloc, the god of rain, in the dome of the sky chapel. Witness how every little carved face is not an angel, but rather an Indigenous person who died and was reincarnated in the sky. Finally, visit the church of San Francisco Acatepec - a beautiful and unforgettable church. After this, discover one of Mexico's cities with the greatest cultural heritage during a fascinating tour of “Puebla de los Ángeles”. Admire the extraordinary scenery protected by the Popocatépetl and Iztaccíhuatl volcanoes. Visit the cathedral, which is cross-shaped and consists of 5 naves. See how the central altar was constructed in an octagonal shape whilst the other 4 altars face in the direction of compass points. Marvel at the bell towers which are the largest in Mexico. Continue on to visit the famous Capilla del Rosario, which in its day was considered as one of the 8 wonders of the world. Step inside the chapel to see a statue of the Virgin of the Rosary, surrounded by numerous saints, angels, and martyrs. At the end of the tour, stroll down Calle de los Dulces and get to know the many iconic typical desserts. At 6 PM return to Mexico City where your tour will end.

Puebla: Hop-on Hop-off City Tour and Aquarium Michín

Puebla: Hop-on Hop-off City Tour and Aquarium Michín

Discover Puebla, by taking the official sightseeing tour of the city. Hop on one of our splendid Turibus double-decker buses while you enjoy incredible panoramic views. This is the best and most unique way to get around Puebla and discover the most famous sites and attractions and learn about Puebla history, customs, and traditions. Experience the best of Puebla, its colonial architecture, visit traditional markets, and acquire ceramics made of the famous Talavera stone, also discover its exquisite cuisine. Puebla is world-known for its delicious Mole Poblano. The city perfectly combines history, tradition, natural beauty, and modernity. The Turibus circuit covers plenty of beautiful and interesting sites such as The Zócalo, The Palafoxiana Library, Analco Neighborhood, the Convention Center, The Church of San Francisco and Beato San Sebastián Aparicio, Loreto Fountain, Guadalupe Fort, Museum of Evolution and Cable Car, Main Theatre, Plazuela de Los Sapos, Juárez Monument, Paseo Bravo and Army Museum and finally Juárez Avenue. You can travel freely around the city hopping on and off at any of our official stops as many times as you desire, all with the price of one ticket. Create lasting memories by combining your Turibus tour with a top-rated tourist attraction: -Turibus plus Aquarium: enjoy an excellent exhibition about different marine species, learn about marine life, and see colorful fish, frogs, turtles, and other animals.

Puebla: Hop-on Hop-off City Tour and Cholula and Atlixco

Puebla: Hop-on Hop-off City Tour and Cholula and Atlixco

Discover the most famous sites and attractions of Puebla on the Turibus Hop-on Hop-off bus. Learn about Puebla's history, customs, and traditions. Experience the best of Puebla, and its colonial architecture, and visit traditional markets where you can acquire ceramics made of the famous Talavera stone. Also, discover the city's exquisite cuisine. The city perfectly combines history, tradition, natural beauty, and modernity. See many beautiful and interesting sites on the route, such as The Zócalo, Analco Neighborhood, Convention Center, The Church of San Francisco and Beato San Sebastián Aparicio, Loreto Fountain, Guadalupe Fort, Museum of Evolution and Cable Car, Main Theatre, Plazuela de Los Sapos, Juárez Monument, Paseo Bravo and Army Museum and finally Juárez Avenue. Travel freely around the city, hopping on and off at any of the official stops as many times as you desire, all with the price of one ticket. Add lasting memories to your Turibus tour by combining it with a fantastic tour of two of Mexico's most famous Magical Towns: Cholula and Atlixco. Cholula has its own history, heritage, traditions, and attractions. Discover The Great Pyramid of Cholula, which is the largest pyramidal base in the world 400 m long, and the Church of Santa María Tonantzintla, the interior of this church is covered with countless faces, masks, flowers, fruits, birds, and abstract decorative designs. You can also visit the Church of San Francisco Ecatepec, this church was built in the 16th century, a product of Baroque architecture, and has a front facade covered in Talavera, typical of this area of Mexico. Atlixco is located at the foot of the Popocatépetl volcano. In the Plaza del Zócalo. Admire the colorful murals found in the Municipal Palace that narrate the history of Atlixco. In the Ex-Convento del Carmen, you can visit the cultural center and a small museum of archeology. You can also admire the church of La Merced known for its highly ornate Baroque facade. Walk the streets of Atlixco and feel the vibes of an authentic Mexican town. Take your Turibus ride one day and the Magical Towns Tour the next day. These two days must be consecutive.

From Puebla: Tour to Cholula

From Puebla: Tour to Cholula

Explore the enchanting town of Cholula on this tour by Viajes Caravan. Delve into the history and culture of Cholula as you visit landmarks such as the Temple of San Francisco Acatepec, the Temple of Santa Maria Tonantzintla, and the Archaeological Zone of Cholula. Admire the beauty of the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Remedies and the Convent of San Gabriel. Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of San Pedro Market and learn about the town's heritage at the Cholula Regional Museum. Itinerary Stop At: Cholula, Cholula, Central Mexico and Gulf Coast * Temple of San Francisco Acatepec. * Temple of Santa Maria Tonantzintla. * Archaeological Zone of Cholula. * Sanctuary of Our Lady of Remedies. * Convent of San Gabriel. * San Pedro Market. * Cholula Regional Museum

Puebla: Guided Tour of Cholula and Talavera with Transfers

Puebla: Guided Tour of Cholula and Talavera with Transfers

1. The pick up will be at the hotel or address provided. Transfer to Cholula. 2. Visit of about two hours of the Archaeological Zone of Cholula, headquarters of the largest pyramid in Mesoamerica, which almost with one million cubic meters. Experts say it is larger than Giza. Here you will tour the museum and the courtyard of altars. 3. Visit of the Church of Los Remedios at the top of the Pyramid. 4. Near the archaeological zone is Tonantzintla. Visit of about 30 minutes of the Church of Santa María Tonantzintla, temple of the sixteenth century that frames the popular baroque art par excellence. 5. Visit of about 30 minutes of the Church of San Francisco Acatepec, religious monument characteristic of the baroque architecture of Mexico, especially recognized for its façade of talavera mosaics combined with red brick. 6. Talavera de la Reyna factory. A magnificent tour 7. Return to the hotel or address provided. Sundays and Mondays the Archaeological site is closed.

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Cholula Magical Town 6-Hour Tour by Double-Decker Bus

Cholula Magical Town 6-Hour Tour by Double-Decker Bus

Depart from Puebla City’s main plaza (“Zocalo”) and travel by traditional double-decker bus 5 miles to the west to the “double” town of Cholula, which brings together San Pedro and San Andres. Each of these towns has its own main square and church, but they are so close to each other that the border has been lost and they are both thought of as the same town. The panoramic tour starts in San Pedro Cholula at the Plaza de la Concordia, which is flanked by the Convento de San Gabriel, built by Franciscans in 1549 on the site of the ruins of a temple dedicated to Quetzalcóat. Continue towards the Great Pyramid of Cholula, the largest in the world. On the top, admire the Nuestra Señora de los Remedios Temple, built by the Spanish in 1549. Continue to San Andrés Cholula, and stop for a moment to visit the beautiful parish. Climb aboard the bus again to transfer to the temples of San Francisco Acatepec and Santa María Tonanzintla. Marvel at the Mexican baroque style. There is no corner that hasn't been decorated. Continue to San Pedro Cholula, passing the wizard’s house, and Copa de Oro cider factory. Finally, stop at San Pedro Cholula Zocalo, and enjoy some free time to visit the Great Pyramid, local market, Royal Chapel, San Gabriel Convent, and Concordia Plaza.

Puebla: Hop-On Hop-Off Bus City Sightseeing Tour

Puebla: Hop-On Hop-Off Bus City Sightseeing Tour

Explore the best of Puebla with tickets to a hop-on hop-off sightseeing bus tour with a multilingual audio guide. Travel freely around the city getting on and off at any of the official stops as many times as you desire, all with the price of one ticket. Discover the city's cuisine and gastronomy and admire its colonial architecture. Visit traditional markets where you can get ceramics made of the famous Talavera stone. See many religious buildings from the 16th and 17th centuries and visit the historic center, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.  The route covers sites including the Zócalo, Analco neighborhood, Convention Center, Church of San Francisco, Beato San Sebastián de Aparicio, Loreto Fountain, Fort Guadalupe, Museum of Evolution, cable car, Main Theatre, Plazuela de los Sapos, Juárez Monument, Paseo Bravo, and Juárez Avenue. Stops on the hop-on hop-off route:1 Zócalo2 Ovando Bridge3 El Alto Market4 La Mantarray Lookout Point5 Puebla Planetarium6 Puebla Park Michin Aquarium7 El Pariá Handicraft Market

From Mexico City: Cholula Pyramid & Puebla Small Group Tour

From Mexico City: Cholula Pyramid & Puebla Small Group Tour

Arrive in the city of Cholula and visit the Great Pyramid, the archaeological site and the Museum. Ascend to the Our Lady of Remedies Church, a church built on top of the pyramid. Later, visit the church of Santa María Tonantzintla - unique for its interior decoration composed of indigenous motifs and Catholic elements. Learn about how the Indigenous peoples of Tonatzintla wanted to represent Tlaloc, the god of rain, in the dome of the sky chapel. Witness how every little carved face is not an angel, but rather an Indigenous person who died and was reincarnated in the sky. Finally, visit the church of San Francisco Acatepec - a beautiful and unforgettable church. After this, discover one of Mexico's cities with the greatest cultural heritage during a fascinating tour of “Puebla de los Ángeles”. Admire the extraordinary scenery protected by the Popocatépetl and Iztaccíhuatl volcanoes. Visit the cathedral, which is cross-shaped and consists of 5 naves. See how the central altar was constructed in an octagonal shape whilst the other 4 altars face in the direction of compass points. Marvel at the bell towers which are the largest in Mexico. Continue on to visit the famous Capilla del Rosario, which in its day was considered as one of the 8 wonders of the world. Step inside the chapel to see a statue of the Virgin of the Rosary, surrounded by numerous saints, angels, and martyrs. At the end of the tour, stroll down Calle de los Dulces and get to know the many iconic typical desserts. At 6 PM return to Mexico City where your tour will end.

Puebla: Hop-on Hop-off City Tour and Aquarium Michín

Puebla: Hop-on Hop-off City Tour and Aquarium Michín

Discover Puebla, by taking the official sightseeing tour of the city. Hop on one of our splendid Turibus double-decker buses while you enjoy incredible panoramic views. This is the best and most unique way to get around Puebla and discover the most famous sites and attractions and learn about Puebla history, customs, and traditions. Experience the best of Puebla, its colonial architecture, visit traditional markets, and acquire ceramics made of the famous Talavera stone, also discover its exquisite cuisine. Puebla is world-known for its delicious Mole Poblano. The city perfectly combines history, tradition, natural beauty, and modernity. The Turibus circuit covers plenty of beautiful and interesting sites such as The Zócalo, The Palafoxiana Library, Analco Neighborhood, the Convention Center, The Church of San Francisco and Beato San Sebastián Aparicio, Loreto Fountain, Guadalupe Fort, Museum of Evolution and Cable Car, Main Theatre, Plazuela de Los Sapos, Juárez Monument, Paseo Bravo and Army Museum and finally Juárez Avenue. You can travel freely around the city hopping on and off at any of our official stops as many times as you desire, all with the price of one ticket. Create lasting memories by combining your Turibus tour with a top-rated tourist attraction: -Turibus plus Aquarium: enjoy an excellent exhibition about different marine species, learn about marine life, and see colorful fish, frogs, turtles, and other animals.

Puebla: Hop-on Hop-off City Tour and Cholula and Atlixco

Puebla: Hop-on Hop-off City Tour and Cholula and Atlixco

Discover the most famous sites and attractions of Puebla on the Turibus Hop-on Hop-off bus. Learn about Puebla's history, customs, and traditions. Experience the best of Puebla, and its colonial architecture, and visit traditional markets where you can acquire ceramics made of the famous Talavera stone. Also, discover the city's exquisite cuisine. The city perfectly combines history, tradition, natural beauty, and modernity. See many beautiful and interesting sites on the route, such as The Zócalo, Analco Neighborhood, Convention Center, The Church of San Francisco and Beato San Sebastián Aparicio, Loreto Fountain, Guadalupe Fort, Museum of Evolution and Cable Car, Main Theatre, Plazuela de Los Sapos, Juárez Monument, Paseo Bravo and Army Museum and finally Juárez Avenue. Travel freely around the city, hopping on and off at any of the official stops as many times as you desire, all with the price of one ticket. Add lasting memories to your Turibus tour by combining it with a fantastic tour of two of Mexico's most famous Magical Towns: Cholula and Atlixco. Cholula has its own history, heritage, traditions, and attractions. Discover The Great Pyramid of Cholula, which is the largest pyramidal base in the world 400 m long, and the Church of Santa María Tonantzintla, the interior of this church is covered with countless faces, masks, flowers, fruits, birds, and abstract decorative designs. You can also visit the Church of San Francisco Ecatepec, this church was built in the 16th century, a product of Baroque architecture, and has a front facade covered in Talavera, typical of this area of Mexico. Atlixco is located at the foot of the Popocatépetl volcano. In the Plaza del Zócalo. Admire the colorful murals found in the Municipal Palace that narrate the history of Atlixco. In the Ex-Convento del Carmen, you can visit the cultural center and a small museum of archeology. You can also admire the church of La Merced known for its highly ornate Baroque facade. Walk the streets of Atlixco and feel the vibes of an authentic Mexican town. Take your Turibus ride one day and the Magical Towns Tour the next day. These two days must be consecutive.

From Puebla: Tour to Cholula

From Puebla: Tour to Cholula

Explore the enchanting town of Cholula on this tour by Viajes Caravan. Delve into the history and culture of Cholula as you visit landmarks such as the Temple of San Francisco Acatepec, the Temple of Santa Maria Tonantzintla, and the Archaeological Zone of Cholula. Admire the beauty of the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Remedies and the Convent of San Gabriel. Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of San Pedro Market and learn about the town's heritage at the Cholula Regional Museum. Itinerary Stop At: Cholula, Cholula, Central Mexico and Gulf Coast * Temple of San Francisco Acatepec. * Temple of Santa Maria Tonantzintla. * Archaeological Zone of Cholula. * Sanctuary of Our Lady of Remedies. * Convent of San Gabriel. * San Pedro Market. * Cholula Regional Museum

Puebla: Guided Tour of Cholula and Talavera with Transfers

Puebla: Guided Tour of Cholula and Talavera with Transfers

1. The pick up will be at the hotel or address provided. Transfer to Cholula. 2. Visit of about two hours of the Archaeological Zone of Cholula, headquarters of the largest pyramid in Mesoamerica, which almost with one million cubic meters. Experts say it is larger than Giza. Here you will tour the museum and the courtyard of altars. 3. Visit of the Church of Los Remedios at the top of the Pyramid. 4. Near the archaeological zone is Tonantzintla. Visit of about 30 minutes of the Church of Santa María Tonantzintla, temple of the sixteenth century that frames the popular baroque art par excellence. 5. Visit of about 30 minutes of the Church of San Francisco Acatepec, religious monument characteristic of the baroque architecture of Mexico, especially recognized for its façade of talavera mosaics combined with red brick. 6. Talavera de la Reyna factory. A magnificent tour 7. Return to the hotel or address provided. Sundays and Mondays the Archaeological site is closed.

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