Half day in Mexico City with a local
Half day in Mexico City with a local
Half day in Mexico City with a local
Half day in Mexico City with a local
Half day in Mexico City with a local
Half day in Mexico City with a local

Half day in Mexico City with a local

The world’s second largest public square, colonial-era neighborhoods and tacos al pastor.

(7 reviews)

  • Private &

  • 4 hours

  • From
    $26.88  USD
    per person
    based on 8 adults

  • Walking

  • Multiple languages available
    (including English)

Spend half the day with one of our friendly Mexico City hosts, absorbing the colorful energy of the beautiful city as you hit the streets and explore together.

See yourself exploring a neighborhood like Coyoacán (named after the wily coyote), where you can see Frida Kahlo’s old house, La Casa Azul (The Blue House)?

Or Zócalo, the city’s main public square which just so happens to be one of the largest of its kind in the world?

We can see you doing both.

The remnants of its ancient past are still visible, however, and your host will show you some ruins from this time period.

Whether it’s the spicy Mexican cuisine you’re after (it’s always a good time to stop for some tacos), or an excursion through the city’s market places, cantinas and parks, your host can’t wait to show you their home and share a part of its vibrant energy with you!

  • Half day in Mexico City with a local
  • Half day in Mexico City with a local
  • Spend half a day with a host who will create an experience that's fully customized to your interests and what you'd most like to see in Mexico City

  • See Mexico City’s iconic attractions and off the beaten path spots

  • Discover the highlights of the area or neighborhood that you explore

  • See the authentic Mexico City through the eyes of your host - a local

  • Get tips from your host regarding other fun places to explore and ask any questions you have about the city and its history

This experience will be personalized to you!

What’s included

  • Private and personalized experience
  • 4 hours with a host
  • Walking experience ( if required, your host can suggest public transport or private taxi options )
  • Hotel meet-up (available on request for central locations).

What’s not included

  • Food and drink
  • Tickets to any attractions
  • Transportation costs
  • Gratuities (optional)

Your hotel/apartment or any other central location

Cancel 7 days before the experience for a full refund

How does it work?

  • 1 Tell us about you!

    Tell us about you!

    Once you book, fill in a quick questionnaire and tell us what you’d like from your experience.
  • 2 We match you with a host

    We introduce you to your perfect local

    Build your perfect experience together
  • 3 The best part!

    The best part!

    Experience the city like you would with a knowledgeable friend living there

If you’re unsure about what experience to book or would like more information on how it all works, just email me here. I or someone from our Customer Experience Team will get in touch so we can suggest the perfect personalized experience for you.

If you prefer to speak to someone, feel free to send us your WhatsApp or cell number and we’ll give you a call back.

Reviews for this experience

Roberto was outstanding!

Perfectly curated tour. Ask for Roberto. He is amazing! We did a tour of the historic centre - he is extremely knowledgeable of the history do the city.

November 2019

Reviewed by Maurice A , hosted by Roberto

Great time with John!

My partner had a lovely time with John and I thought he did a great job ensuring we saw a great deal of the city for our first time there. I gave a few requests, I wanted to see the Roma house, Zocalo, and try Pulque and John devised a great tour that got me a bunch of filming locations from Roma, some delicious Tacos and Pulque and some goregous buildings in the city that I otherwise would have not seen. He was friendly and helpful the entire time. I was even more impressed that he made a point to take us all the way back to our hotel at the end of the tour even though it was out of the way for him. I loved my city unscripted tour and thought John was great!

May 2019

Reviewed by David W , hosted by John

Mexico City - Diego Rivera

"Five Star Francesca" Francesca de Luca was a fabulous guide on our visit to Mexico City. She took the time to find out what was important to us and planned our time together to match our desires. I can't say enough good things about our time with Francesca. My friend lost her phone and Francesca immediately went into action, navigated the situation, and I can happily report the phone was retrieved. I'm calling it a 'Miracle in Mexico City." By the end of our time together Francesca went from being a guide to being a friend. Thank you again, Francesca! I look forward to getting together to explore more of Mexico City with you on my next visit.

February 2019

Reviewed by cherie r , hosted by Francesca

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