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Our most recommended Guerrero Day Trips

  • Taxco and Cuernavaca Full-Day Tour from Mexico City

    1. Taxco and Cuernavaca Full-Day Tour from Mexico City

    Start your trip in downtown Mexico City where you'll take a scenic drive to the “silver city”. The city is nestled on a hillside with winding cobblestone streets, tile roofed buildings, cozy squares and a strong Old World ambiance that has survived through hundreds of years. Visit one of Mexico’s grandest churches, Santa Prisca. It was built in 1759 by French immigrant Jose de la Borda who literally stumbled upon a huge silver spring. Taxco is known worldwide for its quality silver mines and shops, you will have the opportunity to see and buy art pieces from Mexican artisans.

    Fabio y Héctor fueron excelentes! Tuvimos información interesante todo el tiempo y disfrutamos todo el recorrido. Además se cumplieron con los horarios y el viaje en la cam fue muy cómodo.

  • Mexico City: Private Cacahuamilpa Caves and Taxco Tour

    2. Mexico City: Private Cacahuamilpa Caves and Taxco Tour

    The first stop on your tour will be to the caves of Cacahuamilpa. You will enter through the huge rock door to contemplate the majestic scenery formed by the erosion of the water and the movements of the earth. You will then walk through the corridors and enjoy the sensation of penetrating the mountain to discover figures of animals, faces, buildings, and the customs of the Chontal tribes to honor their gods of the underworld. You will then go to the magical town of Taxco to eat at the Hotel Monte Taxco. After lunch, you can take the cable car (not included). Following this, you will take a walk through the city and visit the oldest mining center on the continent, which still stores silver mines that date back to the Colonial Era. Next, you will visit the ex-convent of San Bernardino and the Temple of Santa Prisca, which is a clear example of the fact that the town still retains its col...

    Awesome tour. We went on a day trip to the Cacahuamilpa caves and Taxco . Our guide, Javier picked us up on time . He was courteous , attentive and responsive. Javier translated what the official guide at the caves was saying in Spanish- so we were able to enjoy the tour of the caves and appreciate its awesome beauty even more. Next we went to Taxco. Had a truly authentic Mexican meal at the La Noche Estrellada . After lunch, we visited one of the oldest churches. Renovation work was going on but it was still beautiful to see. In Taxco, a local guide was there to explainh about the buildings and statues we saw downtown and around the central plaza. Had enough time to buy souvenirs and browse the silver jewellery stores . The guides on the tour were happy to share their knowledge of local history and culture an answer any questions we had . Would definitely recommend this tour with Travis Adventures.

  • Taxco and Cuernavaca: Full-Day Tour from Mexico City

    3. Taxco and Cuernavaca: Full-Day Tour from Mexico City

    Taxco is at the heart of Mexico’s silver region and one of the country’s pueblos magicos, or magic towns. Explore its cobblestone streets and visit some its silver jewelry shops. On the way to Taxco you’ll make a stop in Cuernavaca to admire its colonial architecture. This full-day excursion combines a guided tour of Taxco, providing history and facts about the Silver City with free time for you to explore the city and check out the beautiful silver jewelry in the afternoon. Cuernavaca, noted for its wonderful climate, is a pretty colonial city not far from the Mexican capital. Stop to see the Palace of Cortés and also the city's cathedral that features murals dating back to the 16th century. Taxco is renowned for silver and you’ll visit one of the top silver workshops to see how the famous jewelry is made. On this stop you’ll be offered tastes of tequila and mescal to try out these p...

    We were picked up in a timely manner. They were extremely helpful - took my eyeglasses to be repaired! It was a very nice tour.

  • Xtasea Zipline: Turtle Release, Horseback Ride, Croc Farm

    4. Xtasea Zipline: Turtle Release, Horseback Ride, Croc Farm

    Combine nature with adventure on this jam-packed guided adventure tour. After getting picked up from your hotel in Acapulco, head to the Xtasea Zipline, the world's longest over-ocean zipline. Here, reach speeds of up to 120 km/h as you fly over 100 meters above the ocean. Later, visit the most beautiful beach in town and enjoy a 1-hour horseback ride along the deserted shores of the bay. Finally, head to a culturally-rich Afro Mexican village. Get the opportunity to release a baby turtle into the Pacific Ocean at a turtle releasing ceremony at a certified sustainable turtle camp. At the end of the day, get dropped off back at your hotel in Acapulco.

    I truly enjoyed the experience and the tour guides efforts to make sure that we had a good time at each stop on the tour.

  • Acapulco: 2.5-Hour Acarey Yacht Cruise

    5. Acapulco: 2.5-Hour Acarey Yacht Cruise

    Experience the beauty of Acapulco Bay and see the celebrity houses from the comfort of the "Acarey" yacht. Spend the afternoon admiring the spectacular views before the magical sunset. Cruise out into the bay to see sights such as La Roqueta Island. Alternatively, opt for an evening cruise to experience the bay by moonlight. Look at the moon, the stars and the ocean as the DJ serenades you. Sip tropical cocktails and live the high life for the night as you sail past the homes of the rich and famous. Relax with your friends and family aboard a vessel equipped with all necessary amenities.

    Relaxing evening with a beautiful views. A very helpful staff. Plus a very entertaining show and music.

  • La Quebrada: Two Drinks & High Cliff Diving Exhibition

    6. La Quebrada: Two Drinks & High Cliff Diving Exhibition

    The tradition of cliff diving goes back to 1934, when two neighbors of Acapulco challenged themselves to show their courage and decided to measure their forces by throwing themselves into the sea from the top of a cliff. This Acapulco tradition will take place every night from La Quebrada's daunting clifftops in Old Acapulco. Start right from the lobby of your hotel where your friendly and knowledgeable driver/ guide will punctually pick you up for your adventure. Drive to the west coast of the city and out of the Bay of Acapulco to the El Mirador.   Along the way, your guide will tell you everything there is to know about the city of Acapulco and the show you are about to witness. Have a nice table with a great view reserved so you can admire the world-renowned High Cliff Divers of La Quebrada. Two domestic drinks (cocktails, wine or beers) will be included.

  • Cuernavaca and Taxco Tour with Lunch from Mexico City

    7. Cuernavaca and Taxco Tour with Lunch from Mexico City

    Depart Mexico City early in the morning for the transfer to Cuernavaca, acclaimed throughout Mexico as the “City of Eternal Springtime” for its year-round warmth. Upon arrival, you will go to one of oldest cathedrals on the American continent at the Recinto de la Cathedral complex, built by some of the earliest Christian Missions to Mexico in the 16th century. Next, head to the beautiful city of Taxco, known as the "Silver Capital of the World." Visit the famous parish church of Santa Prisca to admire its impressive Churrigueresque style. Then, stroll down cobblestone streets, peering at the silver work of skilled craftsmen. Admire Taxco’s striking cathedral, before enjoying some free time to shop for precious silver at affordable prices in the outdoor markets. Your guide will tell you about the frequent cultural events held at many of the city squares and theaters, and as the the day...

    Taxco is really nice!, the time in Taxco was perfect (around 45min), no more time can be given due to the long distance from CDMX. In Cuernavaca the Cathedral was really nice, apart from that there was not much more to see, or we did not receive guidance on what can be seen (better to search in advance) during free time (around 30min). The arrival time to CDMX is around 8:30pm Overall it was a Nice experience and the Guide was really friendly and helpful

  • High Cliff Divers by Night with Dinner from Acapulco

    8. High Cliff Divers by Night with Dinner from Acapulco

    Experience the sophisticated atmosphere of Club La Perla, located at the dangerous cliffs of La Quebrada. Enjoy a wonderful dinner as fearless divers make spectacular death defying leaps before your eyes into the ocean below.

  • Acapulco Bay 1-Hour Paddle Boarding

    9. Acapulco Bay 1-Hour Paddle Boarding

    Start the adventure with a quick registration process and safety briefing.  Receive an oar and life jacket and watch a quick demo from your instructors on how to get on the board, and use the paddle to move forward, stop or change direction. Practice a little bit before entering the sea, this is the time to resolve any questions before starting your journey. In the water, the instructor will accompany you to ensure you have a fun and safe adventure.  Paddle around the Islote el Morro, an iconic landmark in the Bay of Acapulco. Do not forget to pose for the camera so you can take home photo memories. 

  • Afternoon Tropical Cruise from Acapulco

    10. Afternoon Tropical Cruise from Acapulco

    Set sail for an afternoon cruise to the tune of live tropical music and your choice of open bar drinks. Enjoy breathtaking views of the bay, see movie stars´ private beachside estates, and the world famous cliffs of La Quebrada where the high cliff divers take their plunge. This tour is a truly unforgettable way to experience an Acapulco afternoon!

    We had a great time. The views were great and the tour guide spoke English and Spanish.

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What people are saying about Guerrero

Overall rating

4.2 / 5

based on 130 reviews

Awesome tour. We went on a day trip to the Cacahuamilpa caves and Taxco . Our guide, Javier picked us up on time . He was courteous , attentive and responsive. Javier translated what the official guide at the caves was saying in Spanish- so we were able to enjoy the tour of the caves and appreciate its awesome beauty even more. Next we went to Taxco. Had a truly authentic Mexican meal at the La Noche Estrellada . After lunch, we visited one of the oldest churches. Renovation work was going on but it was still beautiful to see. In Taxco, a local guide was there to explainh about the buildings and statues we saw downtown and around the central plaza. Had enough time to buy souvenirs and browse the silver jewellery stores . The guides on the tour were happy to share their knowledge of local history and culture an answer any questions we had . Would definitely recommend this tour with Travis Adventures.

Had a great time with Carlos during our trip! He was very knowledgeable and full of information on the sights and history. Definitely recommend checking out this tour if you’re looking for a fun day trip from Mexico City! Also, our driver was fantastic. There are some winding roads up to Taxco, but we were never worried!

A dream come true! Such an amazing must see experience. I felt like I was in the movies or telenovelas. Thanks to Emanuel, tour guide, for the wonderful tour!

We had a super friendly tour guide. The caves were very impressive and Taxco was exciting and beautiful. Definitely worth a recommendation.

I truly enjoyed the experience and the tour guides efforts to make sure that we had a good time at each stop on the tour.