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Walk through the beautiful city of San Cristobal de las Casas

This Online Experience will allow you to enjoy a city tour of San Cristobal from the comfort of your own home. Beginning at Plaza 31 de Marzo with some general information about, Mexico, Chiapas, and the region around San Cristobal, this tour will dwell into the foundations, prehispanic roots, and colonial origins of the city. We will visit the Plaza de la Paz, walk down to the San Domingo market, and learn about amber from Chiapas and the various traditional handicrafts and textiles available along the way as we make our way to the Santo Domingo de Guzman ex-convent. We will finish the tour with the view of this magnificent Baroque-style facade and the details around.

From San Cristobal de las Casas
Online Experience
1 Hour
North America
Upto 5 people
English
Highlights
  • Real-time experience streamed live from the streets of San Cristobal
  • Insights about the foundation, prehispanic roots, and colonial origins of the city
  • Visit the Plaza de la Paz
  • See the traditional handcrafts and local textiles in the Santo Domingo market
Description

This Online Experience will allow you to enjoy a city tour of San Cristobal de las Casas from the comfort of your own home.

Beginning at Plaza 31 de Marzo with some general information about, Mexico, Chiapas, and the region around San Cristobal, this tour will dwell into the foundations, prehispanic roots, and colonial origins of the city. As we explore the various locales of San Cristobal, I will answer all your questions and point you towards amazing historical facts, beautiful architectural details, and more.

We will proceed towards the neo-classic constructions around the main block of the city and continue to the second square, also known as "Plaza de la Paz" and learn about the historical significance of this building. Walking on, we will explore the Santo Domingo market, where I will show you the traditional handcrafts and local textiles across different shops. I will also tell you more about the amber which comes from Chiapas as we continue to make our way towards the last stop on our tour: the Santo Domingo de Guzman ex-convent. We will finish the tour with the breathtaking view of the magnificent Baroque-style facade of this building and its surrounding areas.

About this experience
Instructions
  • Please have a good internet connection and Zoom app installed on your phone or laptop
  • The instructions to join the meeting will be sent via email shortly after the booking
Know before you go
  • This tour involves travelling to various places, at times the internet connection may be weak. However, we will attempt to minimize such disruptions
  • You can book this tour for 30 USD or book as a private tour for 150 USD and invite up to 10 friends and family to join this activity with you from all over the world
  • Since these are live tours, they may be subject to last minute cancellation due to inclement weather, Internet disruptions or other unforeseen circumstances.
Meet your Host
Miguel Angel Carretero Kerlegrand

I am 38 years old. I studied social anthropology and I am passionate and proud of the cultural heritage of my country. I also enjoy adventure tours around the wonderful nature of the area.

Together with my guiding services, I offer private transportation to allow you the best travel experience possible.

From USD 30 / Screen
Important Information
  • Fully refundable in case of any cancellation upto 2 days before the tour.