Special Interest Sites & Activities

From river boating to zoos, helicopters to hot air balloon rides, find special activities to do in Mexico City.  See also Tours Around Mexico City and Local Tourism

Rancho Magico
Six hectare theme park featuring animal exhibits, a maze, rides and various other outdoor attractions. Oyameyo 50, Col. San Miguel Topilejo, 14500 Mexico DF.
Mirador Torre Latino
Coffee shop, a museum about the city and the tower, and temporary exhibitions. Open Monday to Sunday 09:00-22:00. Madero 2, Col. Centro, 06000 Mexico DF.
Zoologico Zacango
Maintains exhibits of several different animal species from all over the world. Offers services for group tours and parties. Monday to Sunday 10:00-17:00. Carrera Metepec Km 7 Municipo de Calimaya, 52200 Estado de Mexico.
Zoologico San Juan de Aragon
Maintains animal exhibits from several different global regions. Available for group tours and parties. Tuesday to Sunday 09:00-16:30. Av. Jose Loreto Favela, Col. San Juan de Aragon, 07920 Mexico DF.
Bosque de Chapultepec
The biggest park in Mexico City. Museums, zoo, lake, botanical garden, running track, theater, fountains, monuments and a range of other activities. Between Paseo de la Reforma and Av. Constituyentes, Col. San Miguel Chapultepec, 11850 Mexico DF.
Kartodromo Valle
Go-Kart track with restaurant, lockers, parking, souvenir shop. Carretera Toluca-Valle de Bravo Km. 27.5 Via Los Saucos, Valle de Bravo, Estado de Mexico.
Volopapalio
Creation of romantic experiences including romantic places and hotels, dinners, pre-organized romantic moments, yacht and helicopter tours, serenades and unique gifts.
Adventure Hunters Mexico
Hot air balloon rides in Teotihuacan; packages include private rides and special themes. Trips organized to other interesting destinations.
Xochimilco
Delegation in the south of the city, famous for its lake and canal system. Designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Features boat rides, floating gardens, markets, historical sites, ecological park and nursery. Details and costs online (Spanish site).
Cerveceria Modelo Guided Tours
Brewery that offers guided visits to its facilities, highlighting the beer-making process. Lago Alberto 156, Col. Anahuac, 11320 Mexico DF.
Club Travesias
Travel club, offering 52 "experiences" each year. The annual subscription covers 42 excursions in Mexico City each year (included in the annual fee). 4 Saturday excursions, 4 tours within Mexico and 2 international trips are offered at extra cost. 
Helitour
Helicopter tours of Mexico City & Teotihuacan. Certified by the International Standard for Business Aircraft Operations & Wyvern. Avenida 1 Calle 3, Modulo 1 Aerowin Toluca, Zone G, Heliport, Mexico City 15620, Mexico DF.
Flying Pictures de Mexico
Ballooning and helicopters. Balloon flights over the Teotihuacan pyramids; aerial filming and photography nationwide. UK and US-built Cameron balloons; highly qualified pilots. Fun and success guaranteed.
Mucho Museo del Chocolate
Museum and art gallery about all things chocolate. Workshops and special events. Open Monday to Sunday 11:00-17:00. Milan 45, Col. Juarez, 06600 Mexico DF.

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