Day 1. MEXICO CITY
Arrival and reception at the international airport and transfer to your hotel.
Day 2. MEXICO CITY
Breakfast. Today we will start our tour visiting the colonial church of Chimalistac in the old suburb of San Angel, having enough time for prayers and reflection; we will continue to the convent and church of El Carmen, its museum and its mommies, the church of Santa Catarina and the San Juan Bautista church with its impressive paintings in Coyoacan; we will continue to Xochimilco, to ride an Aztec boat through its channels and visit the XVI th century San Bernardino monastery; this area is the last reminiscence of the Anahuac lakes, today Mexico city.
Day 3. MEXICO CITY
Breakfast. We will continue to visit the plaza of Santo Domingo, the first church built by the Dominicans in 1576, with its impressive Virgin of the Rosary chapel; Continue to the plaza of the three cultures to visit the baptismal place of Saint Juan Diego in Santiago Tlaltelolco monastery; our main destination is the Shrine of our Lady of Guadalupe, Queen of Mexico and Patroness of the Americas; Celebrate mass in the modern basilica dedicated in 1976, Kneel before the main altar, displaying the astounding Tilma, or sackcloth bearing miraculously the image of the Holy Virgin of Guadalupe.
Day 4. MEXICO CITY (FREE DAY)
Breakfast. Day at leisure or to take an optional to the Teotihuacan Pyramids, a cultural and historic site declared by UNESCO.
Day 5. TLAXCALA
Breakfast. Enjoy the panoramic ride though the mountains as we travel to visit the Shrine of San Miguel del Milagro; celebrate mass at the site where St. Michael the archangel appeared to Diego Lazaro in 1631, directing him to the grotto and a well of miraculous curative waters. Continue to Tlaxcala City to venerate the image of the Virgin Mary miraculously impressed in a burned tree trunk, after she appeared to Juan Diego Bernardino in 1541 and still, perfectly preserved; the image is at the main altar of our lady of Ocotlan Basilica; Return to the hotel and accommodation.
Day 6. MEXICO CITY – DEPARTURA TRANSFER
Breakfast. Transfer to the airport to take your flight back home; end of our services.
5 nights in Mexico City, Daily Breakfast, Arrival and departure transfer
Visit Chimalistac church, Del Carmen Convent, Santa Catarina Church, San Juan Bautista Church and Xochimilco.
Visit Santo Domingo church, The Rosario Chapel and Guadalupe Shrine.
San Miguel De Milagro church and Tlaxcala.