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Discover Xochimilco

Discover Xochimilco

Duration:2.5 hours total
Includes:Drinks and 1 ticket
Languages:Offered in English and French
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About your host

For 10 years I've been the host of diverse overseas acts in different cities around North America. Besides making all logistics for their accommodation, schedule and shows, leisure activities has always been an important part of their trips and that included places of interest (archeological sites, museums, typical food, religious sites). I've been living in Canada and Mexico and besides my…
Carlos Edwin
Carlos Edwin
Carlos Edwin
Carlos Edwin

What we’ll do

From the meeting point we will arrive to Xochimilco harbors to board a "trajinera", a typical boat, to enjoy for 2 hours a ride through Xochimilco channels. During our trip we'll discover the ancient history of Mexico City as an island city, look at the "chinampa" method of building, listen music played by mariachi and enjoy beverages above the boat. We'll also check the handicrafts from the…

What else you should know

Let me know if you have any medical condition I must know, taking medicaments, allergies or handicaps.

What I’ll provide

Drinks
Sodas, beer and bottled water.
Tickets
Boat ride.

What to bring

Comfortable clothes and shoes.
Sunblock, sunglasses and hats.
Pocket money for souvenirs or things not included.

Where you'll be

Nativitas dock, where typical trajineras are pick up; flower and produce market, with a large stock and diversity of plants, flowers, vegetables and fruits. Other markets inside the channels area.

Activity advisory

Outdoor activities carry risks, and you may be exposed to dangerous situations as part of this experience. Make sure you can participate safely given your abilities and the conditions (such as location, weather, and equipment).

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests of all ages can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

What to bring

Comfortable clothes and shoes.

More tips

Let me know if you have any medical condition I must know, taking medicaments, allergies or handicaps.

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

  • Local experts

    Led by locals who love where they’re from and what they do.

  • Small groups

    With intimate group sizes, you’ll never get lost in the crowd.

  • High standards

    Every experience is reviewed for unique access.

Carlos Edwin
Discover Xochimilco
New experience
£30/person
New experience
£30/person