ARCHAEOLOGY TOUR

PRIVATE TOUR

DEPARTURES FROM MORELIA

 Pick Up 8:00 am
  Drop Off 4:00 pm

 

INCLUDING

    Private & certified tour guide
    Round transportation
     Entrance fees
    Traditional meal (carnitas -fried pork-)
     Beverages
    Cultural | historical visit
    Visit to archaeological ruins

WE SUGGEST

      Take cash for services payment
     Use hat and sunglasses
     Bring a snack

 

A tour where you will be visitng the main archaeological sites in Michoacna and know all about the history of their ancient occupants.

Travel on a tour full of history and ancient culture. Discover how was the deveolpment of the ancient civilizations who lived in central Michoacan.

Discover a fascinating past in the Tingambato's ceremonial ground, visiting the sunken courtyards, their burials and its pyramids.

Go deep in the history of the ancient Purepecha kingdom and visit two of its legendary capital cities in Ihuatzio and Tzintzuntzan. Discover why this unknown history is full with greatness, making of this ancient kingdom, one of the bigest and most powerful of the mexican ancient past.

 

Visiting:

  • "Tinganio" archaeolgical site – Tingambato, Mich.
  • Archaeological site of Ihuatzio - Ihuatzio, Mich.
  • "Las Yacatas" archaeological site – Tzintzuntzan, Mich.

 

TO CONSIDER

Altitude 6,500 ft/2,000 m a.s.l

  Non accessible

 

RESTRICTIONS

                      
No smoking - No Pets - No Litter

No drones

RODRIGO ROSALES RUANO

Credential # E004067

Degree in Touristic Business Administration

Masters in Touristic Marketing

Certified as tour guide specialized in eco-tourism and environmental interpretation

First Aid and CPR certified

Is this a private tour?

Yes. This tour will be booked only for you and your party.

Pick up is inclduded? Where?

Yes. We will pick you at any hotel, Airbnb or private residence in Morelia City. Please note that pick up time may be different to the tour starting time depending on pick up location.

Do I need to be in fit condition for this tour?

Not necessarily, since the physical demand of this tour is moderate, but it is important to consider that the height above sea level can vary between 1,800 and 2,000 m (6,000 and 6,500 ft), which for some people may represent an physical effort greater than usual.

Is it common to rain during the tour?

From the last weeks of May through October, the chances of rain are higher, especially during the afternoon, while the rest of the year the chances are lower.

Are there any vegan/vegetarian or no pork options in the food menu?

No. This tour includes traditional Michoacan dish known as Carnitas (fried pork).

Do I need to pay the entrances for every visited place?

No. All entrance fees are covered by the rate you previously paid.

Is it possible to change the points of visit?

No. The places marked to be visited in the itinerary have been proven in time and quality, therefore the itinerary can not be modified.