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Discover Xochimilco

Discover Xochimilco

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

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

Sodas, beer and bottled water.
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.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

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

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 2 and up 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.


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

More tips

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