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Experience the Vibrancy of Mexico City With A Local: Private & Personalized provided by City Unscripted Mexico City

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Experience the Vibrancy of Mexico City With A Local: Private & Personalized

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Updated 27/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from Experience the Vibrancy of Mexico City With A Local: Private & Personalized
City Unscripted and all City Unscripted hosts follow the WHO (World Health Organization) and local government’s health and safety recommendations at all times. To keep up to date with the latest news we recommend visiting these World Health Organization (WHO) website pages.
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Updated 27/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Important Information
Departure Point
Mexico City, Mexico
3–8 hours
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Private and personalized experience
  • 3, 4, 6 or 8 hours with your host - Pick your preferred duration when booking!
  • Walking experience (if required, your host can suggest public transport or private taxi options)
  • Hotel meet-up (available on request for central location)
  • Food and drinks
  • Tickets to any attractions
  • Transportation costs
  • Gratuities (optional)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Popular mentions
H.V. wrote a review Oct. 2020
Brooklyn, New York6 contributions1 helpful vote
Roberto was an incredible guide for our exploration into the Floating Gardens of Xochimilco! He was communicative and flexible, as well as being incredibly knowledgeable and passionate. It was clear that he knew about the history of the of Xochimilco, but was also in touch with
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Date of experience: October 2020
Response from Céline L, Guest Relations Manager at Experience the Vibrancy of Mexico City With A Local: Private & Personalized
Responded 4 Nov. 2020
Hola Holly! Thank you for your wonderful feedback. I am glad that you got to experience your time in Mexico City and Xochimilco with Roberto, a host who sums up exactly what we are about. I hope that the rest of your time in CDMX was just as special and we hope to see you again soon in one of our 50+ cities worldwide for more adventures like this. Buen día! Céline City Unscripted
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Joanna B wrote a review Oct. 2020
Mexico City, Mexico15 contributions5 helpful votes
Jorge is an experienced fully bilingual guide who was responsive to my interests and questions about Roma and La Condessa, including the )ocation of the public baños! He adjusted the pace of the tour to include a couple of mini breaks and picked me up at my hostel on time, as
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Date of experience: October 2020
Response from AnnaK17201, General Manager at Experience the Vibrancy of Mexico City With A Local: Private & Personalized
Responded 13 Oct. 2020
Hi Joanna, Great to hear that you had a good time with Jorge! We have over 1000 amazing local hosts around the world who, just like Jorge, cannot wait to show you around their city. Think of us next time you travel! Anna Co-founder City Unscripted
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koko47 wrote a review Mar. 2020
New York City, New York10 contributions2 helpful votes
Our guide Isaac planned a tour taking into account all our requested foods. Most of the places we went to were sit down restaurants and the portions were plentiful. It was nice to be able to choose the time of the tour to fit our schedule. When one of the restaurants was
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Date of experience: March 2020
Diana G wrote a review Mar. 2020
Saratoga, California4 contributions1 helpful vote
Isaac our very knowledgeable guide took us all over the old part of Mexico City a focus on history and architecture. The time really flew by.
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yanez_c1 wrote a review Feb. 2020
Washington DC, District of Columbia5 contributions5 helpful votes
Has an amazing visit with Roberto who created a completely personalised experience for me based around my specific interests. He was just as happy with more touristy places as he was off the beaten path. Definitely someone I would hire again to get a true insight into the city.
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Date of experience: February 2020
About the operator

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By: City Unscripted Mexico City
An informative and tasty tour.
Our guide Roberto was great. You could really see a natural love of being with people. We hit all the major city ce
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Wonderful way to see Mexico City
I am glad I chose City Unscripted, this was a wonderful personalized tour. I learned a lot about Mexico and Mexico
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Thoroughly enjoyed this personalised experience
This is the first time we have booked with City Unscripted as we wanted to pick where we went for our tour. Alan w
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A new friend
Isaac made our trip extraordinary by introducing us to local artists and exhibits. He also gave us tips for Oaxaca.
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Personalized Itinerary is the way to go!
Creating a personalized tour itinerary worked out wonderfully for us. We were able to focus on our interests with
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Amazing street food.
Our guide Iaasac for the evening Was absolutely amazing. We covered so many great foods and tucked away locals onl
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Memorable tour to Coyocan
I always had heard so much about Coyocan and it vibrant culture. That is why we felt awesome when we were set up by
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Half-day in Mexico City
Had a wonderful tour of San Angel, Chimalistac and Coyoacan with Alejandro discovering these beautiful neighbourhoo
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Amazing host and experience!
Had the pleasure of spending a truly wonderful day in Mexico City with Isaac. Grateful for the experience with him
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The REAL Floating Gardens
Our day with Alan Tanus was wonderful! Not only was he completely accommodating, but he was also incredibly knowl
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Street Food Tour of México City
Roberto was an excellent guide for our street food tour of Mexico City. He met us at our AirBnb and we traveled to
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Great Experience
Our tour guide Roberto was very knowledgeable and informative when he took around the sights in downtown Mexico. He
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Great Off the Beaten Path Tour
Great pre travel arrangements from the company. Alan was assigned to show me around areas in Mexico City not often
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Roberto was outstanding!
Perfectly curated tour. Ask for Roberto. He is amazing! We did a tour of the historic centre - he is extremely know
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Mexico City with a Local, Private Tour
Roberto was great, really good company and very knowledgeable. We really only had one day in the city and Roberto e
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Key Details
  • Historic Center (Centro Historico), Palacio de Bellas Artes, and 3 more
  • Duration: 3–8 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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