Top 59 Things to do in Mexico City, Distrito Federal

Is the south of the border calling to you? Consider a trip to Mexico City! Let Expedia help you to make this the journey of a lifetime. With countless things to do in Mexico City, you'll want to map out your itinerary now. Discover all of the favorite attractions in Mexico City and get ready for your Mexico City excursions.

2-Day Tour to Puebla, Cholula, Taxco & Cuernavaca
Escape from the hustle and bustle of Mexico City for 2 days discovering the incredible neighboring towns. Drive to Cholula and Puebla, both cities with a colonial history sporting elaborate churches and refined gastronomy. On the second day, discover Cuernavaca... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

2 days

Free cancellation

$59
per Traveler

2-in-1 Combo: Teotihuacan Pyramids, Xochimilco Canals & Frida Kahlo Museum
Embark on a 2-day journey through Mexico City, accompanied by an expert guide. Explore the archaeological site of Teotihuacán, visit Guadalupe Shrine and the Frida Kahlo Museum, and take a boat ride on a trajinera on the UNESCO-listed Xochimilco canals.... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

2 days

Free cancellation

$69
per Traveler

4-Day Colonial Cities Tour
Visit the jewels of colonial Spain on a 4-day tour through Mexico's history. You can see the historic centers of Morelia, San Miguel de Allende, and Guanajuato, and get a look at how imperial rule transformed the country, along with... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

4 days

$2,213
per Room

8-Day Historic Mexican Towns Tour
Take a trip through some of the most amazing and magical places in central Mexico on this 8-day tour. Visit archaeological sites from Puebla and Cholula to Santa Maria del Tule and Mitla, and then tour through the countless attractions... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

8 days

Free cancellation

$5,886
per Room

Azteca Stadium Tour
Visit the famed Estadio Azteca, the soccer stadium that has played host to 2 FIFA World Cup™ finals, the Game of the Century, and the first NFL International Series clash. Tour the locker room, tunnels, and stands before stepping onto... Read More

Categories: Events & Shows, Sports, Tickets & Passes, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$35
per Traveler

Chapultepec Castle & Anthropology Museum
Immerse yourself in Mexico's cultural history on a half-day tour of the National Museum of Anthropology and Chapultepec Castle. Admire powerful 20th-century murals depicting the history of Mexico and from the top of a hill, and see a spectacular panorama... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

6 hours

Free cancellation

$39
per Traveler

City Food Tour
Join one of Mexico City's tastiest walking tours to sample authentic dishes, exotic ingredients, and new flavors. Your local guides takes you off the beaten track to try different tacos, tamales, cochinita, and even fried grasshoppers before indulging in a... Read More

$67
per Traveler

Cuernavaca & Taxco Full-Day Tour
Explore the charming cities of Cuernavaca and Taxco on this full-day tour. You can enjoy the breathtaking scenery on the highway through the Sierra Madre mountains and get a look back at Mexican history. Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

10 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$65
per Adult

Dinner at Villa Maria Restaurant & Folkloric Show at Plaza Garibaldi
Start your evening off on the right foot with a meal at Mexico City's Villa Maria Restaurant before enjoying a colorful mariachi show at Plaza Garibaldi. Glimpse stunning sights including the National Palace and the Metropolitan Cathedral as you venture... Read More

$116
per Traveler

Dolphin Encounter at Six Flags Amusement Park
Jump into the dolphin pool for an unforgettable encounter with these gentle marine mammals. Watch as Atlantic bottlenose dolphins jump and spin around you, roll over to show you their belly, dance, and even give kisses before waving a flippered... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Day Cruises & Water Activities

45 minutes

Free cancellation

$67
per Traveler

Dolphin Swim at Six Flags Amusement Park
Dive into the waters at Six Flags Amusement Park for an unforgettable, up-close encounter with friendly, playful dolphins. Get acquainted with your new flippered friends as a dolphin trainer shares tips, tricks, and information, then jump in for a swim... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Day Cruises & Water Activities

1 hour

Free cancellation

$92
per Traveler

Early Access to Teotihuacan
Be there as the gates open up for the day at the archaeological site of Teotihuacan and explore some of Mexico's rich and vibrant history. Top your experience off by sampling some unique local liquors at a nearby shop. Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

7 hours

Free cancellation

$38
per Traveler

Exclusive Chuchito Pérez Experience
An evening of authentic Mexican food and delicious cocktails awaits you at the Chuchito Pérez restaurants, located in the trendy Condesa and Roma neighborhoods. You can choose between a mouthwatering culinary experience and a chance to share some unique cocktails... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife

2 hours

Free cancellation

$25
per Traveler

Frida & Diego Art Culture Tour
Admire the works of the world-famous Mexican painters Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera, husband and wife, on this tour in Mexico City. Visit the birthplace of Frida Kahlo, a museum known as La Casa Azul, the Blue House. Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$68
per Adult

Gala Dinner at the Bellini
Take a seat for a gourmet, 3-course meal and spectacular experience at the Bellini. As you dine, take in sweeping and ever-changing city views—this luxurious revolving restaurant looks down on Mexico City from the 45th floor of the World Trade... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife

3 hours

Free cancellation

$80
per Traveler

Garibaldi by Night & Dinner at Bellini
Explore Mexico City's dynamic streets after dark, beginning at Zocalo—the central square—before traveling to Plaza Garibaldi to listen to the mariachi bands. Finish the evening with a delicious dinner at Bellini, a rotating restaurant on top of one of the... Read More

$105
per Traveler

Guadalupe Shrine & Teotihuacan Pyramids Tour
Explore Mexico’s rich and vibrant religious heritage with a visit to the pre-Hispanic archaeological site of Teotihuacan, the colonial church of Santiago at Tlatelolco, and the contemporary Catholic Shrine of Guadalupe. Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours

Free cancellation

$45
per Adult

Guided Hot Air Balloon Flight Over Teotihuacan & Ruins Tour
Climb aboard this hot air balloon adventure and see a stunning bird's-eye view of the Teotihuacan archaeological zone. As you glide over the UNESCO World Heritage Site, see spectacular Mesoamerican pyramids and learn about the ancient cultures that inhabited the... Read More

$260
per Adult

Half-Day Mexico City & Anthropology Museum Tour
Delve into Mexico City’s rich cultural history with a guided tour of its major sites and landmarks, and then take a look at Mexico’s pre-Columbian heritage with an informative visit to the Museo Nacional de Antropologia. Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$39
per Adult

Half-Day Mexico City Highlights Tour
Vibrant, lively, and diverse, Mexico City is packed with alluring attractions. Delve into the country's economic, political, and cultural capital with a local guide as you explore the large city's fascinating contrasts, cultural treasures, and UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$26
per Adult

Half-Day Tour of Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe
Visit one of Mexico's most prominent pilgrimage sites with a tour of the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe. Learn about Mexican religious culture as a guide takes you through the old shrine, the Chapel of Tepeyac Hill, and the... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

5 hours

Free cancellation

$38
per Adult

Hop-On Hop-Off Capital Bus Tour
Make the most of your day in Mexico City aboard the comfortable, double-decker Capital Bus. With 4 lines and 47 stops, you can hop on and off an array of attractions and landmarks around the capital to explore the city's... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tickets & Passes, Tours & Sightseeing

12 hours

Free cancellation

$20
per Traveler

La Fonda del Recuerdo Dinner Experience
Soak up Mexico City's signature charisma with a 3-course meal at La Fonda del Recuerdo—a Veracruz-style restaurant in the heart of Mexico City. Sample regional specialties including fresh seafood and a tropical fruit beverage, before appreciating a folkloric ballet show.... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife

4 hours

Free cancellation

$57
per Adult

Lucha Libre Wrestling
Experience the fascinating Mexican tradition of lucha libre wrestling in its very birthplace, Mexico City. See skilled, masked luchadores perform athletic holds and high-flying stunts in a freestyle battle of gigantic proportions. Read More

Categories: Attractions, Events & Shows, Sports, Tickets & Passes, Tours & Sightseeing

5 hours

Free cancellation

$31
per Traveler

Magical Towns Tour: Real del Monte & Huasca de Ocampo
Take a journey to Real del Monte and Huasca de Ocampo, 2 towns whose natural beauty and historical relevance earn them each spots on the Mexican Secretariat of Tourism's list of Pueblos Mágicos. Explore their stunning colonial architecture and surrounding... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

12 hours

Free cancellation

$44
per Traveler

Mexican Night Out: Cantinas, Mariachis & Lucha Libre
Enjoy a night amid Mexico's holy trinity of entertainment: cantinas, mariachis, and lucha libre wrestling. Sip tequila at a cantina, shuffle and sway to mariachi music, and watch masked wrestlers dive, fly, writhe, and grandstand for the audience on this... Read More

Categories: Restaurants & Nightlife

5 hours

Free cancellation

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$58

$52
per Traveler

Mexico City Attractions Flexi Pass
Experience some of the best attractions that Mexico City has to offer and save on the price of admission with this convenient flexi pass. Take your pick of famous attractions to visit over the course of 5 days, whether you... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tickets & Passes

5 days

$67
per Traveler

Mexico City Folkloric Ballet
Immerse yourself in the colors and sounds of the Mexican Folkloric Ballet. Take a seat in the Art Deco interior of the Palacio de Bellas Artes and be whisked away by the transcendent song and captivating dance of the performers... Read More

Categories: Events & Shows, Restaurants & Nightlife, Sports, Tickets & Passes

3 hours

Free cancellation

$68
per Traveler

Mexico City in One Day
See the best of Mexico City in just a single day with a guided tour that covers this magical city's most renowned attractions. Visit pyramids, cathedrals, and other major landmarks, end the day with a sense of the vibrant history... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

11 hours

Free cancellation

$52
per Traveler

Mexico City Markets Tour
Step into the vibrant chaos of the real Mexico City as you visit its lively outdoor street markets. Hop on public transportation with your local guide to explore the wares and soak up the atmosphere of the popular markets of... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$20
per Traveler

Mexico City Tour with Anthropology Museum
Delve into Mexico City's rich cultural history with a guided tour of its major sites and landmarks, and then take a look at Mexico's pre-Columbian heritage with an informative visit to the Museo Nacional de Antropologia. Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$29
per Traveler

Mexico City Unlimited Pass
Explore some of Mexico City's most popular attractions with an iVenture card that grants you admission to as many sites as you can visit. Choose from more than 15 attractions and activities that you can experience over 5 consecutive days.... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tickets & Passes

5 days

$165
per Traveler

Mexico Golf Passport
With discounts up to 33% off valid at 30 top courses, the Mexico Golf Passport is a great way to save money throughout Mexico’s vacation resort destinations. The passport pays for itself with the first use and the benefits can... Read More

$36
per Traveler

Plaza Garibaldi Mariachi Tour
Get a chance to see traditional Mexican music and dance with a folk show in the Guadalajara de Noche, a nightclub in the world-famous Plaza Garibaldi. With fantastic sights, great company, and live performances, you can be sure to find... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

2 hours

Free cancellation

$56
per Traveler

Private Coyoacan & Frida Kahlo Tour
Become immersed in the bohemian district of Coyoacan and walk the cobblestone streets as you discover the colorful world of Frida Kahlo and the last residence of Octavio Paz. Learn about these influential artists from your private guide, and gain... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

5 hours

Free cancellation

$325
per Group

Private Customizable Art Atelier Tour
Mexico City is home to a thriving, ever-growing art scene, and this tour gives you the chance to experience it firsthand. Accompanied by an expert private guide, visit up to 4 ateliers of your choosing and discover the contemporary creativity... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

5 hours

Free cancellation

$150
per Couple

Private Deluxe SUV: Mexico City Airport (MEX)
Enjoy convenient private transportation between Mexico City International Airport (MEX) and your hotel in the comfort of a deluxe SUV. For transfers to and from Mexico City International Airport (MEX), the zones to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

1 hour

Free cancellation

$60
per Vehicle

Private Luxury Car: Mexico City Airport (MEX)
Travel in style between the Mexico City International Airport (MEX) and your hotel in a luxury car. For Mexico City, the zones to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

45 minutes

Free cancellation

$32
per Vehicle

Private Luxury Car: Mexico City Airport (MEX)
Travel in style between Mexico City International International Airport (MEX) and your hotel in a Mercedes Benz car. Enjoy personalized service including a bottle of water, a rose for lady guests, free international cell phone calls, and a fresh towel.... Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

1 hour

Free cancellation

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$41

$37
per Vehicle

Private Luxury Car: Mexico City Airport (MEX)
Enjoy convenient private transportation between Mexico City International Airport (MEX) and your hotel in the comfort of a luxury car. For transfers to and from Mexico City International Airport (MEX), the zones to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

1 hour

Free cancellation

$55
per Vehicle

Private Minivan: Mexico City Airport (MEX)
Enjoy convenient private transportation between Mexico City International Airport (MEX) and your hotel in the comfort of a Mercedes Benz minivan. Enjoy personalized service, including a bottle of water, a rose for lady guests, free international cell phone calls, and... Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

1 hour

Free cancellation

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$146

$69
per Vehicle

Private Minivan: Mexico City Airport (MEX)
Enjoy convenient private transportation between Mexico City International Airport (MEX) and your hotel in the comfort of a minivan. For transfers to and from Mexico City International Airport (MEX), the zones to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

1 hour

Free cancellation

$65
per Vehicle

Private Polanco Highlights with Aquarium & Soumaya Museum Tour
Discover Polanco, the upscale district of the Mexican capital, on a half-day tour covering one of the city's most important avenues—Presidente Masaryk. Discover the elegant boutiques and restaurants before getting the chance to explore the striking Soumaya Museum and Acuario... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

5 hours

Free cancellation

$325
per Group

Private Standard Car: Mexico City Airport (MEX)
Enjoy convenient private transportation between Mexico City International Airport (MEX) and your hotel in the comfort of a standard car. For transfers to and from Mexico City International Airport (MEX), the zones to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

1 hour

Free cancellation

$40
per Vehicle

Puebla & Cholula
Delve into Puebla’s pre-Hispanic history and colonial past with a cultural and architectural tour of its fascinating churches, ancient archaeological sites, and charming, UNESCO-designated center. Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours

Free cancellation

$56
per Traveler

Puebla & Cholula Tour
Explore traditional Puebla and charming Cholula for a look at the vast pre-Hispanic and colonial heritage of both towns on this cultural journey. Admire the fascinating architecture of the cities’ old churches, archaeological sites, and landmarks. Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tickets & Passes, Tours & Sightseeing

10 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$63
per Adult

Shared Deluxe Minivan: Mexico City Airport (MEX)
Enjoy convenient and cost-effective shared transportation between Mexico City International Airport (MEX) and your hotel aboard a Mercedes Benz van. Wait for a maximum of 15 minutes before departing to enjoy personalized service with fewer stops, and free international cell... Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

1 hour

Free cancellation

$23
per Traveler

Shared Shuttle: Mexico City International Airport (MEX)
Enjoy convenient and cost-effective shared transportation between Mexico City International Airport (MEX) and your hotel aboard a shuttle. For transfers to and from Mexico City, the zones to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

45 minutes

Free cancellation

$8
per Traveler

Small-Group Hidden Teotihuacan Tour with Family Dinner
Ancient pyramids, a quaint local town, local businesses, and a welcoming family to have you over for dinner make up the ingredients for an amazing day outside of Mexico City. Join a small group and local guide for an authentic... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours

Free cancellation

$47
per Adult

Small-Group Markets & Food Tour
Experience a food tour in Mexico City, whose markets are some of the most vibrant places in the world. Delve into the heart of the city and learn about its unique history and its fascinating food culture. Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Land Adventures, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

5 hours

Free cancellation

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$41

$37
per Adult

Small-Group Teotihuacan, City Markets & Food Tour
This full-day Mexico City tour gives you an incredibly in-depth look at the city’s bustling markets as well as one of the small towns on the outskirts of the city. You also see the Teotihuacan pyramids and enjoy a delectable,... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

13 hours

Free cancellation

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$86

$77
per Adult

Small-Group Tour of Mexico City with Tastings at a Community Market
Discover Mexico City’s storied past and contemporary charisma on this small-group tour with stops at renowned landmarks. Steep yourself in compelling trivia about the capital as you visit culturally significant sites, and then whet your appetite at a market filled... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

7 hours

Free cancellation

$48
per Traveler

Taxco & Cuernavaca Tour
Escape Mexico City's bustling streets on this trip to the silver city of Taxco, one of the country's most charming cities. Then visit Cuernavaca, a city with a long and storied history, nicknamed the "City of Eternal Spring. " Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

11 hours

Free cancellation

$56
per Traveler

Teotihuacan Hot Air Balloon Tour
Soar over the ancient City of the Gods, the UNESCO-listed archaeological zone of Teotihuacan, in a hot air balloon. From high above the astonishing Pyramid of the Sun and Pyramid of the Moon, the impressive scale of the pyramids and... Read More

$157
per Adult

Teotihuacan Pyramids & Guadalupe Shrine Full-Day Tour
Get a taste of Mexico's rich religious heritage on a tour of the Shrine of Guadalupe, the 2,500-year-old archaeological site of Teotihuacan, and the colonial Church of Santiago at Tlatelolco. Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

10 hours

Free cancellation

$29
per Traveler

Teotihuacan Tour with Light & Sound Show
Visit Teotihuacan the ancient City of the Gods, and explore this fascinating archaeological site with an expert guide. Once evening falls, settle in for the enchanting light and sound show, during which you can see images and hear narration that... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Events & Shows, Sports, Tickets & Passes, Tours & Sightseeing

5 hours

Free cancellation

$84
per Traveler

Volcano Mountain Hike Tour
Escape bustling Mexico City to enjoy the spectacular natural scenery of the volcanoes Iztaccíhuatl and Popocatépetl. This adventure-packed tour includes a mountain hike from the Paso de Cortés to an altitude of almost 14,000 feet (4,270 m). Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

11 hours

Free cancellation

$41
per Traveler

Xochimilco Aztec Canals & National University of Mexico
Set out for an exploration of southern Mexico City to observe historic architecture and murals by celebrated Mexican artists, and then immerse yourself in pre-Hispanic Xochimilco to learn about the region’s ancient lake and the still-functioning Aztec canal system aboard... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tickets & Passes, Tours & Sightseeing

5 hours

Free cancellation

$45
per Adult

Xochimilco Canals & Frida Kahlo Museum
Set out for an exploration of southern Mexico City to observe historic architecture and murals by celebrated Mexican artists. Visit the house of famous Frida Kahlo, and then immerse yourself in pre-Hispanic Xochimilco to learn about the region’s ancient lake... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$40
per Traveler

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