Get to know the real Xochimilco

  • Xochimilco, Mexico City
  • 5 hours

What you're going to do

On this visit you will get to know the real Xochimilco, with the Polo family you will visit a chinampa refuge that seeks to protect the Ajolotes while growing vegetables and flowers organically. Learn about this pre-Hispanic tradition and taste the flavor of a dish with freshly harvested ingredients.
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Summarized itinerary

Day 1

Discover the real Xochimilco

  • Xochimilco
  • Traditional food

Get to know the real Xochimilco

From $495 mxn/person

Highlights

  • Trajinera ride
  • Chinampa de Polo
  • Traditional food

Detailed itinerary

Day 1: Discover the real Xochimilco

On this day you will learn and get to know the true Xochimilco, you will embark on a trajinera to reach the Chinampa de Polo, where they will explain the harvesting techniques that are an ancient tradition. You will harvest the ingredients for the preparation of your food, once you have collected your ingredients you will go for a ride in a motorized trajinera to some of the widest lagoons of the canals. Upon returning you will enjoy a delicious meal prepared by traditional cooks. At the end of the meal, you can decide between enjoying your time in the green areas of the place or returning home.
  • Places
  • Lodging
  • Food
Xochimilco
Traditional food
  • Xochimilco
  • Traditional food

Includes

  • Tour in a traditional trajinera.
  • Tour and explanation of the garden. Traditional food.
  • Travel guide with recommendations and details of your trip, travel insurance and personalized attention 24/7.

Does not include

  • Transportation to the meeting point
  • Personal expenses (Tips, souvenirs, taxis, etc.)
  • Food or drinks not mentioned as included.

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Reviews

Reviews

Pillar V

Very good agency. I would repeat with them again, everything has been excellent, melina is a charm and a great professional and all of them exceptional. I felt like family.
  • 5 stars
Xochimilco

Maria Jt

Fantastic trip, with very different places, culture and climate. The deal with the agency is great. Melina kept an eye on us every day. Impeccable personalized attention
  • 5 stars
Mexico City

Miriam Paco

Fully recommended, he advises you from minute one to make your trip unforgettable. And once there everything is impeccable down to the smallest detail. It is truly an agency second to none
  • 5 stars
Mexico City

Traveling like this, you contribute to the preservation of agricultural traditions and the conservation of the axolotl.

Traveling like this, you contribute to the preservation of agricultural traditions and the conservation of the axolotl.

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Traveling like this, you create a positive impact, and connect with local cultures

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Traveling like this, you contribute to the preservation of agricultural traditions and the conservation of the axolotl.

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