Archaeological tour in Cempoala and Quiahuiztlán 8 hoursSKU: 65800
Description of Archaeological tour in Cempoala and Quiahuiztlán 8 hoursLet's go visit the most important archaeological sites in the State of Veracruz , are you up for it? Our guided tour will last 8 hours , departing from the city of Veracruz and we will take you to know Cempoala , Quiahuiztlán and the town of La Antigua . Our guides are bilingual and certified, so you will be accompanied by the best.
During this tour, you will hear a lot of history and important information about "La Conquista" since the Jarocho state was an important part during the time. We will start with the visit to Quiahuiztlán, its name carries the meaning "place of rain". It receives this name for the landslide that occurs in the hills of the Metates, very similar to a petrified rain.
This ancient city also served as a cemetery and a fortress, which is why it causes so much curiosity for both researchers and tourists. We will continue the tour visiting Cempoala , here we can admire different buildings such as El Pimiento, which will amaze us with skull sculptures on its different walls. You can not miss, The Temple of the Cross, which will give us beautiful murals.
The day will end with a tour of the town of La Antigua . It is worth mentioning that this site is one of the most important in the state, since the first meeting between the indigenous community and the Spanish was held here, attentive that we will hear very interesting data. We will find the vestiges of Hernán Cortés' house and the first Catholic chapel in the country, Ermita del Rosario.
Join this exciting guided tour!
- Visit to the archaeological zone of Quiahuiztlán
- Panoramic view from the hill
- Visit to the archaeological zone of Cempoala
- Visit to La Antigua (first city hall of America)
- Transportation, tickets and guide
- Available languages: Spanish and English