We invite you to book our Xochimilco tour in English today; we are definitely your best choice for comprehensive tours to make your stay in Mexico as comfortable and luxurious as possible. Our shuttle routes, chauffeured vans and other transportation services will take you safely to Xochimilco, a beautiful and magical town located near CDMX.
Xochimilco's origins date back to pre-Hispanic times. Since the Mesoamerican Preclassic period its banks and islands were home to various peoples of unknown cutures. In the early Postclassic, Xochimilco was an important location that was taken by the Aztecs in the fifteenth century. Wayak's Xochimilco tour in English will let you know more.
During the colonial period and the early years of independence in Mexico, the territory of Xochimilco became a supplier of food for Mexico City. In the territory of Xochimilco there are fourteen cultures that retain many features of their traditional culture and indigenous heritage, despite the advancement of urbanization. Book the tour now!
In contrast, the northern part of Xochimilco is fully integrated to the urban area of Mexico City, and in it there are industrial zones and services that are an important part of the economic life of the district. Finally, the southern mountains and the lake area in the main part make the largest nature reserve in the state. Don't miss this spot.
A chinampa is a raft frame made with logs and sticks, sometimes of considerable size, on which topsoil is settled with biodegradable materials such as grass, leaves, shells of different fruits and vegetables, etc. During your Xochimilco tour in English, you will be able to stand on these marvels of pre-Colonial engineering, and see it for yourself.
The people of Xochimilco, as many other cultures in lake areas, developed navigation systems for transport and trade, usually through hollowed logs, which gradually evolved to have remarkable techniques of transportation through the basin of Mexico. There is so much to discover when you book your Xochimilco tour in English, we are waiting for you.