1. Mexico
  2. Puebla State
  3. Puebla
  4. Cholula

From Puebla: Pre-Hispanic Times in Cholula Tour

Product ID: 185832
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Visit Cholula, the historic city only 40 minutes away from Puebla’s uniqye center. Go deep into the pyramid with the biggest base in the world, and discover the hidden secrets of this amazing civilization.
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Duration: 5 hours
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Spanish, English, French

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  • Enter the tunnels inside the pyramid and discover the secrets of this contruction
  • Reach the top of the pyramid to visit the church and enjoy the fantastic view of the volcanoes
  • Visit the archeological site and learn more about this city and its roots
  • Walk around the colorful streets on the way to the market
  • Visit two of the most beautiful churches of the area
Full description
The city of Cholula is known for its traditional atmosphere, colorful streets and warm people. On this tour you can discover how local life is, as well as the mixture between two cultures, as you appreciate the rugged beauty of the Popocatepetl.

The city of Cholula has more than 3,000 years of history and is also home to the largest pyramidal base in the world. You will visit the Great Pyramid, interesting tunnels, an archeological site and the church of los Remedios at the top, as well as visiting the San Gabriel Ex-convent and the Royal Chapel.

In addition, you will visit two amazing expressions of the Mexican Baroque Style: Santa María Tonantzintla and San Francisco Acatepec, two beautiful churches of the area. At the conclusion of your tour, you will be returned to your nearby accommodation in Puebla City.
  • Tunnels and archeological site entrance fees
  • Private transportation
  • Certified bilingual guide
What’s Not Included
  • Meals and drinks
  • Tips
  • Personal expenses
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Camera
  • Sunscreen
  • Water
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Oversize luggage
  • Alcohol and drugs
Know before you go
Lots of walking is involved
To reach the top of the pyramid you need comfortable shoes and bottled water (this takes 10-15 minutes, there are stops to rest during the ascent)
Depending on weather conditions, you might need an umbrella or raincoat
Sunscreen may be needed

From US$ 67 per person

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Product ID: 185832