Guided tour

From Veracruz: Alvarado, Tlacotalpan and Agustín Lara Tour

From Veracruz: Alvarado, Tlacotalpan and Agustín Lara Tour

From $63.48 per person

Discover the charming towns of Alvarado and Tlacotalpan and visit the museum of famous Mexican artist Agustín Lara. Experience the local culture and relax on a boat ride as you watch the sunset.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 9 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish
Pickup included
Please meet at the lobby of your hotel
Wheelchair accessible

Experience

Highlights
  • Take in panoramic views of the beautiful landscape in the Port of Alvarado
  • Visit the Agustín Lara Museum and the church of La Virgen de la Candelaria
  • Experience the local culture with all its positivity
  • Explore the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Tlacotalpan City
  • Relax on a boat while admiring the spectacular views as the sun sets
Full description
Embark on a full-day tour to the charming towns of Alvarado and Tlacotalpan and experience a day full of colorful architectures and folklore. Start the tour at 8 AM where you will be picked up from the lobby of your hotel in Veracruz, then travel to the first stop for 1.5-hours. Admire the beautiful landscapes of the Port of Alvarado, an important fishing village that in ancient times was the entry gate for slaves and pirates. Meet the friendly people of this town and visit the traditional central square. The mischief and happiness of the locals will keep you with a big smile. Enjoy a drink at one of the various cocktail bars and savor delicious local specialties at your own expense.  Then, head to Tlacotalpan City which was declared as one of the World Heritage Sites by UNESCO. In this beautiful village, you will find musical events, gastronomy, and handicraft. Visit the Agustín Lara Museum, the church of La Virgen de la Candelaria with its colorful altarpieces and walls, and the parish of San Cristóbal, a true relic. Before you finish the tour, enjoy a tour around the calm waters of the Papaloapan River. Take in spectacular views of the village and relax during a boat ride as you watch the sunset. The tour ends at 5 PM.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Tour guide
  • Transportation
  • Museum entrance fee
  • Boat tour
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen

Know before you go

  • This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility as this tour involves walking
  • Please have breakfast before starting the tour
  • Please wear comfortable clothes and shoes
  •  Please bring sunscreen and a hat
  • Bring additional cash for souvenirs and food and drinks
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Product ID: 252257