San Cristobal de las Casas Free Walking Tour
San Cristobal de las Casas free walking tour show you the gorgeous city of San Cristobal de las Casas, located in the state of Chiapas in southern Mexico, is a colonial gem known for its well-preserved architecture, vibrant indigenous culture, and picturesque mountain setting. The city is a popular destination for visitors seeking to explore the rich history and traditions of the region, as well as for those looking to experience the natural beauty of the surrounding countryside. With a rich mix of art, music, and food, San Cristobal de las Casas is a must-see destination for any traveler looking to experience the authentic side of Mexico.
♦ Meeting point: Playa 31 de marzo
♦ Start times: 11:00 hrs / 18:00 hrs
♦ Duration: 2 hours
♦ Language: English
♦ Availability: Everyday
♦ Price: Tip only basis
♦ Note: Booking this tour is mandatory
Free Walking Tour San Cristobal de las Casas – Itinerary
Free walking tour San Cristobal de las Casas begins in the city’s main square, Plaza 31 de marzo. From there, visitors will be able to admire the stunning baroque-style Cathedral of San Cristobal, which dates back to the 16th century. Next, the tour will continue to the colorful artisanal market of Santo Domingo, where visitors can find a wide variety of locally made handicrafts and textiles.
The tour will also take visitors through the picturesque streets of San Cristobal’s historic center, passing by charming colonial-style houses and plazas. Along the way, visitors will learn about the city’s rich history and culture, including the influence of the local indigenous communities.
After walking through the historic center, the tour would take visitors to the Mirador El Cerro del Chiquihuite, which offers a panoramic view of the city and its surroundings.
The tour will conclude with a visit to the Templo de Santo Domingo, a beautiful baroque-style church that houses an impressive collection of colonial-era art and artifacts.