The essential tour of Mexico City will help you understand the ancient history of the Aztec empire and the highlights of the old downtown, it is perfect for any traveler.
- Life and work of Frida Kahlo
- Street art and Graffiti
- Person Ages 12+
Explore COYOACAN on the FREE Walking Tour
Life and work of Frida Kahlo, street art and graffiti and colorful markets are waiting for you in this bohemian neighborhood that is one of the preferred places by locals.
The bohemian neighborhood of Coyoacán it’s one of the preferred places by the locals of Mexico City, it is well known for its cobblestoned streets and its colonial Spanish style architecture. Intellectuals, travelers, artists and locals converge in this peaceful spot (far from the noisy and bustling life of this megacity) to visit both the Museum of Fida Kahlo, the house of Leon Trotsky as well as art galleries, to learn about the study of chakras and also to see the beautiful and colorful traditional markets. There are lovely cafés outdoors found all next to the public square and the surrounding streets, all within a lovely green and full of trees environment.
You’ll get the chance to understand the life of Frida Kahlo and also the privilege to visit her former house on the outside. This will give us a better understanding about her creative universe and the conection between her home and her art.
The street art (graffiti) has found a home in the walls of Coyoacán, where several urban artists have left their ideas in a fun, colorful, creative, and even controversial way.
Coyoacán is also known for its markets full of colors, delicious smells and textures. We encourage you to understand this part of the folklore that Mexico has to offer to the world. Visitng the markets will give you an over all understanding of the life in this gorgeous neighnorhood and this amazing nation.