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Veracruz Tourist Pack
Activities in Veracruz

Veracruz Tourist Pack

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  • 9 hours

The city of Veracruz has an endless number of fabulous activities to offer its visitors. With this tourist package, you will have access to all the essential attractions around this beautiful Mexican city.

Options

When making the booking, you choose the package of tourist activities in Veracruz that best suits your preferences:

Veracruz + Mandinga Tourist Pack

This option includes access to some of the essential attractions of Veracruz:

Entry to the Aquarium of Veracruz

The Veracruz Aquarium is the largest in all of Mexico. Here you can find a great range of exotic species - 250 different kinds and more than 3500 creatures. You can access the aquarium between 10 am and 7 pm, to meet the friendly animals that live there, from penguins to various exotic birds.

Guided tour of Fortaleza of San Juan de Ulúa

At 12:30 pm on the day you prefer, you will meet the guide, who will accompany you during the tour of the Fortress of San Juan de Ulua. We will board a tram that will take you to the impressive defensive walls which have witnessed so much history. The guide will tell you all about the secrets of this fort that have served as an arsenal of weapons, a winery, and even one of the most feared prisons in the country.

Trip to Mandinga

On the chosen day, you will meet the guide at 3:30 pm and then head to the picturesque village of Mandinga. In this town, you will enjoy a pleasant boat ride on the idyllic Laguna Encantada lake. You will drift through the mangroves and take a panoramic tour of the beautiful islands.

Tourist tram ticket

You can hop on the tourist tram at any time between 11 am and 9 pm, to tour the historic center of Veracruz and discover the iconic sights of the city. The tour lasts approximately 40 minutes and starts and ends at the Plaza del Acuario square.

Veracruz + Museums Tourist Pack

This package of activities replaces the visit to Mandinga with entry to two of the main museums in Veracruz. It also includes tickets for the aquarium, a guided tour of the San Juan de Ulua fortress, and a ticket for the tourist tram in the old town. In addition, you can visit the following museums:

Entry to the Wax Museum in Veracruz

The Veracruz Wax Museum is the perfect place to meet your favorite characters and have your picture taken with them. The museum features international celebrities like Elvis Presley and Mexican personalities like Cantinflas and Frida Kahlo. Fans of Harry Potter or Lord of the Rings will also enjoy meeting characters from these famous films. You can access the museum anytime between 10 am and 7 pm.

Entry to the Ripley Museum

The Ripley Museum is a must if you are with children or if you want to feel like one again. You will be fascinated by the immense collection of curious objects from around the world, and you will learn whilst having fun with interactive games. The museum operates between 10 am and 7 pm.

How it works

The Veracruz tourist package is the best way to get to know this beautiful city and its surroundings. With just one ticket, you will have access to all the major tourist attractions of Veracruz.

To enjoy the included activities, you must redeem your voucher at the tourist tram ticket offices at the Plaza del Acuario square in Veracruz. There, you must confirm if you want to do all the activities on the same day or organize the visits in a way that suits you best.

Recommended itinerary

You can visit the places in the order that suits you best. However, if you want to do all the activities on the same day, we recommend the following route:

  • Veracruz + Mandinga Tourist Pack: enter the aquarium at 10 am, continue with the visit to the San Juan de Ulua fortress at noon, and the excursion to Mandinga in the afternoon, before concluding the day with the touristic tram ride at 7 pm.
  • Veracruz + Museums Tourist Pack: visit the aquarium at 10 am and continue with the guided tour of the San Juan de Ulua fortress at noon. In the afternoon, visit the Wax Museum and the Ripley Museum, before taking the tourist tram tour through the historical city center at 7 pm.

Reduced fare

The reduced rate applies to students, teachers, and INAPAM (over 60 years old). To be eligible, you will need to show the relevant credentials at the ticket office before starting the tour.

Covid-19 Measures

All of our providers comply with local legislation and applicable health recommendations regarding protective material and safety to help avoid the spread of Covid-19.

Price

Adults Children from 2 to 12 years old Reduced fare
Veracruz and Mandinga Tourist Pack
US$ 26.80
US$ 19.70
US$ 24.60
Veracruz and Musuems Tourist Pack
US$ 26.80
US$ 19.70
US$ 24.60

Veracruz and Mandinga Tourist Pack

  • Adults

    US$ 26.80
  • Children from 2 to 12 years old

    US$ 19.70
  • Reduced fare

    US$ 24.60

Veracruz and Musuems Tourist Pack

  • Adults

    US$ 26.80
  • Children from 2 to 12 years old

    US$ 19.70
  • Reduced fare

    US$ 24.60

More Information

Duration

9 hours.

Language English

The tour is exclusively in English.

Included

Entry to the places visited on the itinerary.

English speaking guide in San Juna de Ulua and Mandinga.

Transport on tram.

Not included

Food and drink.

When to book?

Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.

If there are still places available, you can book until the previous day (local time in Veracruz).

Digital voucher

We will send you a voucher that you can show on your phone to take part in the activity.

Frequently asked questions

  • Q - How to book?

    A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.

    Q - Is a minimum number of participants required?

    A - This activity requires a minimum of 2 participants. Should this number not be reached, we'll get in touch with you to offer alternatives.

If you still have more questions, check out our section on frequently asked questions. If you need help to book an activity or have any enquiries, please contact us.

Accessibility

No (not advisable for people with reduced mobility).

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US$ 26.80
No hidden fees or surcharges

Cancellations

If you cancel 3 days before the day of the activity, we will refund you 90%. If you cancel under this time or do not show up, you will not be refunded.

Meeting point

Plaza Acuario square