Take a full-day trip out of Mexico City to get into the earth at Cacahuamilpa Grotto, which has some of the most beautiful and largest natural limestone formations in the world. Then admire Taxco, a unique colonial town famous for its silver works.
What to Expect
Take a full-day trip out of Mexico City to get into the earth at Cacahuamilpa Grotto, which has some of the most beautiful and biggest natural limestone formations in the world. Then admire Taxco, a unique colonial town famous for their silver works.
We start our trip in Downtown Mexico City and then you will take a scenic drive to Taxco, the “silver city”.
Before Taxco we will take you into the earth at the amazing Cacahuamilpa Caves, some of the most beautiful caves in the world. Everyone can enjoy this marvel with no need of special equipment or skills.
Today, there are about 20 Chambers with an average height of up to 131 feet and covering an area of 1.5 miles have been spectacularly illuminated to display an awesome profusion of impressive and grandiose stalactite and stalagmite sculptural formations.
After being astonished by the mother nature, we will continue our journey to Taxco, a colonial city with hundreds of years of history. The city is nestled on a hillside with winding cobblestone streets, tile roofed buildings, cozy squares and a strong Old World ambiance that has survived through hundreds of years.
Visit one of Mexico’s grandest churches, Santa Prisca. It was built in 1759 by French immigrant Jose de la Borda who literally stumbled upon a huge silver spring.
Taxco is known worldwide for its quality silver mines and shops, you will have the opportunity to see and buy art pieces from Mexican artisans.
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