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Clay and Outdoor Fun Route

Valle de Bravo, Mexico City, Metepec, Toluca

For this wonderful route you will depart from Mexico City. Here the activity is endless due to its large number of museums, historical attractions, churches, old convents and even a castle. In the entertainment area you have everything: theaters, concerts, cinema, dancing and at night you can also enjoy from a bohemian night to a rock concert.

Headed towards the Estado de Mexico (State of Mexico), the first stop will be in the Pueblo Mágico (Magical Town) of Metepec. This beautiful place stands out for its handcrafts made of clay that you can find in the Artisan Market, mainly the "trees of life". Here you can admire the view from the Iglesia del Calvario (Calvario Church) on the Cerro de los Magueyes and then stroll through the downtown area that has an elegant kiosk, where there is music played on weekends.

Then head to beautiful Toluca. You should not miss its wonderful neoclassical cathedral, and the Botanical Garden with its impressive cosmovitral is definitely a must. A walk through Los Portales is an important part of your visit to Toluca, here you will find options to eat and to take home some souvenirs. Remember to try the delicious chorizo, ​​specialty of the local gastronomy.

To finish with a beautiful landscape is Valle de Bravo. This destination is made up of cobbled streets and houses made of adobe, framed by a beautiful lake. It is perfect for relaxation and outdoor fun, because here you can go from strolling through the Barrio de Santa María Ahuacatlán and visiting the Parroquia de San Francisco de Asís (San Francisco de Asís Parish) or Santa María -where the miraculous Cristo Negro (Black Christ) is venerated-, to paragliding from Cerro de la Cruz; or take a sailboat ride on the lake. Among its delicious cuisine delicacies are the cecina vallesana and trout, which you must definitely try.
For this wonderful route you will depart from Mexico City. Here the activity is endless due to its large number of museums, historical attractions, churches, old convents and even a castle. In the entertainment area you have everything: theaters, concerts, cinema, dancing and at night you can also enjoy from a bohemian night to a rock concert.

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Headed towards the Estado de Mexico (State of Mexico), the first stop will be in the Pueblo Mágico (Magical Town) of Metepec. This beautiful place stands out for its handcrafts made of clay that you can find in the Artisan Market, mainly the "trees of life". Here you can admire the view from the Iglesia del Calvario (Calvario Church) on the Cerro de los Magueyes and then stroll through the downtown area that has an elegant kiosk, where there is music played on weekends.

Then head to beautiful Toluca. You should not miss its wonderful neoclassical cathedral, and the Botanical Garden with its impressive cosmovitral is definitely a must. A walk through Los Portales is an important part of your visit to Toluca, here you will find options to eat and to take home some souvenirs. Remember to try the delicious chorizo, ​​specialty of the local gastronomy.

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