SSA 2017: INFORMATION ABOUT TOURS

Tour 1: Puebla City: ancient and modern

Wednesday 25th afternoon for early-birds: 12:00 to 17:30 hrs. Puebla: City ancient and modern. Price per person: 23 USD (350 pesos). The tour includes the ticket for visiting the Baroque Museum and the ticket to get on the Star of Puebla, the highest wheel of fortune in Latin America. During the tour, we will visit the downtown, the ancient neighborhoods, the zone of the forts (it has beautiful views) and the modern zone of Puebla. The transportation picks us up at UPAEP-Centro de Vinculación and it return us at the same point. Estimated time: 5hrs30 min.

 

Tour 2: Cholula: Pyramid, temples, and culture

Sunday 9th (after the Meeting 12:00 to 18:00 hrs.): Cholula Pyramids, visiting the archeological zone, the museum, the Church of Tonanzintla and the Church of Acatepec with a stop to craft market in Cholula. Price per person: 18 USD (260 pesos). The transportation pick us up at UPAEP-Centro de Vinculación and we could ask them to conclude the tour in the downtown, then visitors could eat, shopping or buy souvenirs before their returning flights.  Estimated time: 6 hrs.

 

The tours are done in touristic buses (looks like a trolley car)

For reservations send an e-mail to valeria.hernandez01@upaep.edu.mx

The deadline to reserve is: October, 19th.

A desk to pay the tickets will be at the Centro de Vinculación on October 25th, from 10:00 a.m. to the moment to start the tour.  The payment will be in cash: USD or Mexican pesos.  Participants could pay both tours at the same time.