Free Walking Tour in Mexico City

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Palace of Fine Arts



2 hours

Hear Mexico City’s past and imagine its future during the Free Tour Mexico City with a local guide that will tell you all about the history and the fascinating identity of CDMX, as you pass by the elegant Palace of Fine Arts, the Tiled House, and marvel at Aztec ruins from the Templo Mayor!

 See the Best of Mexico City and all the key landmarks such as Constitution Square and the Metropolitan Cathedral, while you also learn about the best places to get some delicious local food.

Enjoy a fun and insightful Free Walking Tour of Mexico City from a unique perspective. Your expert guide will keep you well informed about the various places, events, and customs while in town!

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Discover CDMX on a Free City Tour!

World Free Tours wants to help travelers like you get the most out of Mexico City. We believe that the Free Walking Tour of CDMX is a great option to experience the city not only because it is informative but also entertaining, and budget-friendly.

No need to pay any fees upfront. Instead, you can join the tour simply by making an online reservation, and if you enjoy the tour, you may tip the guide at the end.

You set the price!

Ready to Experience Mexico City?

Explore the capital of Mexico on foot with an expert tour guide.

You’ll get to see all the best spots, from the Palace of Fine Arts to the Templo Mayor and Alameda Central Park.

Discover CDMX your way and book the Free Walking Tour of Mexico City!

Tour Information

Price: Free
Language: 🇬🇧
Duration: 2 hours
Starting point: See Map
Covid-19 measures: Our providers comply with local legislation and applicable health recommendations.


What will I see during the tour?

  • The Angel of Independence
  • Palace of Fine Arts
  • Alameda Central Park
  • Palacio Postal (Postal Palace)
  • National Arts Museum
  • Tiled House
  • Constitution Square
  • Iturbide Palace
  • Church of the Profession
  • Metropolitan Cathedral
  • Templo Mayor
  • Templo de Tlaloc
  • and more!

How much should I tip?
If you enjoyed the experience, at the end of the tour you may tip your guide according to your budget and level of satisfaction.

How do I find the guide?
The guide will be waiting for you at the meeting point. Try to arrive 5-10 minutes before the starting time as it may not be possible to meet the guide after the tour has already started.

Do I need to print my reservation?
No. Just bring your booking confirmation e-mail on your smartphone!

Did you know?

Mexico City abbreviated as CDMX is the capital and largest city of Mexico and the most populous city in North America. Mexico City is one of the most important cultural and financial centers in the world. It is located in the Valley of Mexico, a large valley in the high plateaus in the center of Mexico, at an altitude of 2,240 meters.

If Mexico City were an independent country, it would be the fifth-largest economy in Latin America, five times as large as Costa Rica and about the same size as Peru!

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FAQs 🔎

What will I see during the Free Tour of Mexico City?

On the Free Tour of Mexico City, you’ll start from the Palace of Fine Arts next to Alameda Central Park, appreciating its mix of Art Nouveau and Art Deco architecture. The tour then proceeds to the Palacio Postal and the National Art Museum, showcasing their impressive structures. You’ll visit the Tiled House, once the official residence of the Counts of the Orizaba Valley, and walk by the Iturbide Palace and the Church of the Profession, a striking Baroque construction. The tour then brings you to Constitution Square, where an expert guide will share the transformation story of the city. A visit to the Metropolitan Cathedral is followed by stops at the Templo Mayor and Templo de Tlaloc, archaeological sites with Aztec ruins that form the city’s foundations.

How much should I tip my guide?

The general principle of tipping for free tours is based on your satisfaction with the tour and your budget. A common practice could be in the range of $100 to $300 Mexican pesos per person, depending on the quality of the tour, the guide’s performance, and your budget. Of course, if you feel that the guide went above and beyond, you could tip more as a token of appreciation.

Keep in mind that these amounts are just suggestions, and you should adjust your tip according to your level of satisfaction with the tour. It’s always a good idea to carry some small bills to make tipping easier.

How do I find the guide?

Head to the Palace of Fine Arts and arrive a few minutes before the scheduled start time. Keep an eye out for a group gathering, as there could be fellow tour participants. By arriving early and being attentive to signs and group dynamics, you’ll easily find your guide and be ready to embark on an unforgettable journey through Mexico City.

What is the meeting point of the Free Tour of Mexico City?

The meeting point is at the Palace of Fine Arts.

How long does the Free Tour of Mexico City last?

The Free Tour of Mexico City lasts around 2 hours.

Where does the Free Tour of Mexico City end?

The Free Tour of Mexico City finishes at Templo Mayor.

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