Are you planning a getaway in one of the most culturally rich cities in the world? Besides the fascinating architecture and history in Mexico City, the culture and traditions are what make the city so vibrant and full of life. Mix it up during your travels, and have the most quintessential Mexico City experiences by checking out the list we have written below.
Celebrate the Dead during ‘Dia De Los Muertos’
The Day of the Dead is one of Mexico City’s most iconic traditions, which takes place every year. You will find homes filled with candles and decorated sugar skulls, flowers and various trinkets honouring the dead at the graveyards.
Try the Delicious Food
You cannot visit this colourful city and not try one of the many traditional food items the city has to offer. Tacos, Sopes, Tortas, Enchiladas and even Chilaquiles are a foodies dream! Try these items at the vendors or at the best restaurants for a mouth-watering experience.
Visit the Ruins at Teotihuacan
As a historically rich city, you can simply rent a car and travel one hour away from Mexico City and visit the ancient city of Teotihuacan, which is UNESCO designated and famous for the Pyramids of the Sun and the Moon.
Cheer On at the Lucha Libre Match
Is there anything more fun than the watching high-flying acrobatics performed by fighters wearing colourful masks? You must not miss the Lucha Libre match for a night of entertainment and cheer!
Explore the massive Plaza de la Constitucion
Zocalo, of the Plaza de la Constitucion, is one of the world’s largest city squares, located in the centre of Mexico City. It is bordered by the Presidential Palace, or the Palacio Nacional along with other historic attractions, and is a popular place for concerts.
Hire a car, or book one of the many tours to explore and have the best experiences in Mexico City.