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Journeys Beyond the Surface Popular Culture Tours

| Col. Santo Domingo, Mexico City 56230, Mexico
+52 1 55 1745 2380
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Highly Highly recommend

We spent the day with Alvaro...who is beyond amazing. So patient, knowledgeable and interesting... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
San Francisco, California
An Excellent Personalized Day Tour

Our very lovely and knowledgable guide, Maria, took us on a day tour starting in Coyoacan, of which... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Custom tours in Mexico City, Oaxaca and now IRAN!! Together, we create a private tour to expose you to the many social, political and cultural facets of Mexico City, exploring streets and neighborhoods in a way that is engaging and safe. By the end of the day, you will come away with a deeper and more complex understanding of this city that we love so much.
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“full day tour” (14 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
| Col. Santo Domingo, Mexico City 56230, Mexico
+52 1 55 1745 2380

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We spent the day with Alvaro...who is beyond amazing. So patient, knowledgeable and interesting. I cant speak for other tour guides in this company...but Alvaro was great. Liked him so much...we requested him for our second tour as well. And you really do need a...More

Thank nkster
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our very lovely and knowledgable guide, Maria, took us on a day tour starting in Coyoacan, of which the highlight was the truly wonderful Frida Kahlo Museum, then to San Angel to see the artists market. We could easily have spent a lot more time...More

Thank sharon4691
Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely a highlight of our trip to Mexico City! Alvaro took us around the city for a full day tour of the sites. He was knowledgeable and fun to be around. We specifically covered a number of murals including Diego Rivera's mural of Alameda Park....More

Thank Karif149
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a wonderful experience with our walking tour. Our guide, Alvarado, was knowledgeable and flexible with our needs. We took public transportation everywhere and got a really good feel of this incredible city. We were also given excellent tips prior so we could prepare...More

Thank Maria A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter and I recently returned from a fantastic visit to Mexico City. We booked three day long tours with Journeys Beyond the Surface and were extremely pleased. Emails about our plans were always answered quickly. Mojdeh was a wonderful source of information prior to...More

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

No wonder these tours have such high ratings!! Communication over email was fantastic; fast and detailed. David was an unbelievable guide. He majored in anthropology and his knowledge and passion on the subject (pyramids and Mexico City's rich history) really made the whole experience come...More

Thank Bread L
Reviewed 14 October 2017

If you are looking for an incredibly thorough and informative of Mexico City, look no further. Our guide Alvaro spoke perfect English and there was no question he couldn't answer. We opted for a four-hour tour but at the end, we decided to extend by...More

Thank Ben S
Reviewed 12 October 2017

A personalised day spent exploring Mexico City using local transport, visiting local markets and sampling tostadas and morning coffee as Mexican people do. Our guide was friendly, welcoming and giving us plenty of information and answering our many questions about the people and the culture...More

Thank pinkbirdflies
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Journeys organised a number of private tours for us in Mexico City, Teotihuacan (the pyramids) and Puebla. Each one was tailored just to what we wanted to see (we focused on the cultural and historical aspects) and the guides we had were fantastic. David's knowledge...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 29 August 2017

David was our private tour guide and we just loved him! He knew his history and explained things along the way. He picked us up directly from the hotel, we toured the pyramids, stopped for a wonderful lunch , then toured some neighborhoods of Mexico...More

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21 June 2017|
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Response from CamilleInVienna | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't speak Spanish, but I'm guessing that they're asking whether the tours are good for children and whether they can be picked up at a certain location. Journeys Beyond the Surface was very accommodating -- if... More
19 February 2017|
Response from JourneysBeyond | Property representative |
Dear Joan, So sorry, I just saw this message! My website seems to be functioning normally, please try again or contact me at the email address we have registered at TripAdvisor (the site will not allow me to put an email... More
Ruwan W
8 January 2017|
Response from JourneysBeyond | Property representative |
Dear Ruwan, thank you for your interest in our services. Please write to me at the email address listed on my website or TripAdvisor page, and I will send you complete information. I tried to put my email address here but... More