Set out from Acapulco to explore the stunning colonial city of Taxco, cascading down a hillside in the North Sierra mountains. Known for its red-roofed stucco houses, small squares and Mexican Baroque cathedral, Taxco is also a center of silver production and a wonderful place to purchase handcrafted jewelry. One this one day journey you'll experience Taxco's offerings from its cobbled streets to its picturesque wrought iron balconies, having time to explore with both your guide and on your own.
City tour of the colonial town of Taxco
Beautiful unique architecture and houses
Santa Prisca cathedral
Shopping at local shops
Lunch at a local Mexican restaurant
Hotel pickup and dropoff
Hotel pickup and drop-off
English speaking guide
Meeting And Pickup
You can head directly to the meeting point, or request pickup
Acapulco, Acapulco, Pacific Coast
This information is just for people stayed at the Mayan Palace Hotel, we pick you up at the door number 5 (five) on the costera las palmas avenue.
Select a pickup point
This activity ends back at the meeting point.
What To Expect
Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
A minimum of 3 people per booking is required
Not wheelchair accessible
Service animals allowed
Infants must sit on laps
Not recommended for travellers with back problems
Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travellers
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.
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Reviews by Viator travellers.
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Annie_D, Oct 2022
What a wonderful day trip. The day starts early and the drive is long so be prepared. Taxco is such a lovely town filled with rich history and our guides were wonderful at giving us a vivid picture of the past. The included meal was on a rooftop overlooking the scenery. You have free time to shop or venture out to explore on your own. Definitely would recommend.
Our guide, Manolo was great. He...
Alan C, Nov 2012
Our guide, Manolo was great. He showed us all the best sites and walked us around the city. He told us about the the city, the history of the cathedral, and took us to the best shopping sites. If I had to visit all over again, I would make sure I would ask for him to take us on this tour!
The drive to Taxco was lovely and...
Cheryl W, Dec 2011
The drive to Taxco was lovely and the driver Manolo was a great guide and companion. Taxco is a beautiful city in a stunning location.
Our very skilled driver gave us a...
Marlene R, Nov 2006
Our very skilled driver gave us a wonderful tour, with memories to last a lifetime. The only thing I would suggest for this tour would be to make it an overnight stay - so the driver can get some rest.