Mexico City and the Copper Canyon

INCLUDED:
  • 9-night accommodation

  • Private roundtrip transfers airport/hotel

  • Equipment as needed

  • Entrance fees to sites & excursions as specified in Itinerary (shared)

  • Daily breakfast

  • Meals as indicated (B-breakfast, L-Lunch, D-Dinner)
     

NOT INCLUDED:
  • International & domestic air tickets and airport taxes

  • Meals not specified on the itinerary 

  • Tips & gratuities 

  • Personal expenses 

ITINERARY

9 NIGHTS / 10 DAYS

Day 1: Mexico City

Arrival in Mexico City and transfer from the airport to the hotel. Overnight at a selected hotel.

Day 2: Mexico City (B)

After breakfast at the hotel, depart for a half day city tour including the National Palace, the Cathedral and the Plaza of Three Cultures. Overnight at a selected hotel.

Day 3: Mexico City (B)

Breakfast then explore Xochimilco, Mexico City’s floating gardens. Enjoy lunch on one of the boats, and in the afternoon visit the Museum of Anthropology. Overnight at a selected hotel.

Day 4: Mexico City (B)

Breakfast at the Imperial, then depart on a full day tour to the Shrine of the Virgin of Guadalupe, the patron saint of Mexico, and then on the mysterious pre-Aztec ruins of Teotihuacan, famous for the gigantic pyramids to the Sun and the Moon. Overnight at a selected hotel.

Day 5: Mexico City – Los Mochis  (B)

After breakfast, transfer to the airport for the flight to Los Mochis, and the start of the Copper Canyon train excursion.Overnight at a selected hotel.

 

Day 6: Los Mochis – “El Chepe” Train (B, L, D)

After breakfast, transfer to the train station for the departure of the “Chepe” train to Cerocahui and the Mision Hotel. Today enjoy a 3-hour tour to Gallego’s Overlook. Spend your afternoon at leisure and overnight at a hotel.

Day 7: Barrancas del Cobre (B, L, D)

Breakfast at the hotel then board the train for Posada Barrancas and the Mirador Hotel, overlooking the canyon. Explore the canyon on a 2-hour excursion. Spend your afternoon at leisure and overnight at a hotel. 

Day 8: “El Chepe” Train – Chihuahua (B, D)

After breakfast, board the train for Chihuahua City. Dinner is served on board. Upon arrival in Chihuahua, transfer to your selected hotel for overnight. Balance of day at leisure. 

Day 9: Chihuahua (B)

Breakfast at the hotel, then a morning sightseeing of the city, including the museum in the home of the famous, Pancho Villa. Overnight at your selected hotel.

Day 10: Chihuahua – Mexico City – Departure (B)

Transfer to the airport for your flight back home or to an on-going destination.