Mexico – Heritage bus tour
10 days from £479* per person Saving you £78 per person*
This itinerary isn’t set in stone. Pick, mix, swap however you like – your trip will be totally tailor made for you.
Day 1 Arrival in Mexico City
Welcome to Mexico City. You’ll be greeted at the airport and taken to your hotel.
Day 2 Mexico City
You’ve got the whole day to get your bearings and start exploring the city. Try out the historical centre, Chapultepec Park or a watery canal trip on a traditional ‘trajinera’.
Day 3 San Miguel de Allende
Leave the big city behind and depart for San Miguel de Allende, a city that played a key role in the War of Independence of Mexico. Settle in to your hotel and check out your surroundings.
Day 4 San Miguel de Allende
Set off to explore San Miguel and its historic centre in detail, starting with the Parish of San Miguel, the iconic church with pointed pink towers. Swing by the Allende House Museum, the Casa del Conde de la Canal and take some time to shop for handicrafts to take home.
Day 5 Guanajuato
Time to bus over to the charming city of Guanajuato, characterised by winding lanes and a variety of decorative styles. Explore the Mummy Museum, the unusual underground avenue, the Hidalgo market and more.
Day 6 Guadalajara
Board your next bus to Guadalajara, Mexico’s second largest city. There’s plenty to see here: the huge cathedral with twin towers, the Government Palace and the murals of the Hospicio Cabañas.
Day 7 Tequila
Set off to see the colourful town of Tequila. Visit a tequila hacienda and learn about how it’s processed in the distilleries here before having a taste.
Day 8 Patzcuaro
Your journey continues to the lakeside town of Patzcuaro, where you’ll walk the streets of its historic centre. Don’t miss the traditional ‘Danza de los Viejitos’ (Dance of the Old Men), an indigenous Purépecha tradition.
Day 9 Morelia
Get back on the bus and proceed to the beautiful city of Morelia. It’s packed with plazas, churches and restaurants serving regional specialities.
Day 10 Bye to magical Mexico
Return to Mexico City to catch your flight home.
*Prices are based on private arrangements (not lower priced escorted tours with set dates). Quality three star accommodation is quoted here (unless mentioned otherwise), with breakfast included and other meals where mentioned. Mostly private transfers with an English speaking driver/guide and all activities mentioned, with top guides, are included. Domestic flights and transport all included from Day 1 to end point. Can be tailored to your needs, so prices could be lower for budget arrangements or higher for luxury.
International flight is not included