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  1. Mexico
  2. Jalisco
  3. Guadalajara
  4. Guachimontones

From Guadalajara: Guachimontones Pyramids and Museum Tour

Product ID: 300481
Explore the circular pyramids of Guachimontones and learn about the indigenous culture that built them. Wander around the unique pyramids at this fascinating archeological site, visit the museum, and discover the interpretive center.
About this activity
Duration: 5.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English

Pickup optional

Between 9 - 9:45 AM at the designated location. Staff will be wearing a light blue shirt with the company logo on the left side of the shirt, they will have your name and hotel details to contact you at the lobby of the hotel.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • See the unique concentric circular pyramids of Guachimontones
  • Visit the interpretative center, where you can discover archaeologists work
  • Learn more about a lost civilization in Mexico that existed for over 700 years
Full description
Discover one of Mexico's ancient indigenous cultures on a half-day tour to the Guachimontones Archaeological Site. Your experience begins with a drive from Guadalajara to Teuchitlan town, where the archaeological site is located in the mountains. 

Upon arrival at the site, meet your certified tour guide. Start the tour by watching an introduction video to learn about the civilization that lived in this region for more than 700 years. Continue with a visit to the interpretative center, where you'll learn more about the archeological work.

Afterward, walk up to the pyramids to see these magnificent constructions. Your guide will tell you about the area, and explain the different hypotheses on the significance of the pyramids. At the end of your half-day tour, return to Guadalajara.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entrance fees
  • Guide
  • Bottled water
What’s Not Included
  • Meals (lunch available for purchase in Teuchitlan)
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Av Mariano Otero 1917, Victoria, 45060 Zapopan, Jal., Mexico

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Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Cash
Know before you go
• This tour involves considerable physical activity
Organized by

Estacion Turistica GDL.

Product ID: 300481