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Puebla - Puebla Downtown

Puebla Downtown

(194 reviews)
Downtown, Puebla, Mexico
45 mins
Tip-Supported

About the tour

Puebla is a city conceived in a dream whose colonial buildings tell many stories . At some point in history the city was about to become the capital of Mexico and was the place where the war of revolution started, you can see this from with the marks on the buildings' facades The historic centre is a visual proof of all these events, your guide Ernie invites you to join him and listen to the stories that emanate from these buildings and to meet the protagonists of Mexican history


Meet your local guide

Ernie

Ernie has been working in tourism and recreation for over ten years. He began guiding in "cantinas" tours, and since then he became a certified guide and created several historic tours and walks in archeological areas. He is a food lover so any tour can turn into a gastronomic experience in a moment! He considers himself an ambassador of México, is an amateur photgrapher and a big fan of cinema

Ernie has been guiding since Jan 2021


What to expect

Get ready for something special. We're travelling to Puebla with no passport, no plane ticket and no luggage. And yet you'll experience all the sights, sounds and stories with just your laptop, favorite snack and an amazing guide.

The tour will last about 45 mins and will be live-streamed by your guide directly from Puebla. Forget about slideshows or pre-recorded videos, this is a live broadcast and anything can happen!

While on the tour you’ll be able to see a full screen video of your guide and their surroundings, interact with them and other travellers through the live chat, see where you are in the world on a map and show your appreciation with a tip.


Why are they tip-supported?

We are running these tours on a tip-supported basis to make them as accessible as possible. They are free to book and join, but you have the option to tip the guide during the tour.

Leaving a tip will help support the guides and allow us to offer tours in more places around the world. If you aren't able to leave a tip, then it would be great if you can share the tour with friends and family to spread the word.


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How to join

Reserve your spot by selecting a time to book. Once done, you’ll be able to see your reservations on your Trips page and we’ll send you an email confirmation with a link to join the tour.

For the best viewing experience, please join on a computer using Google Chrome.


Reviews from travellers

Gloria M.

13 April 2021

Tuned in late. Looking forward to Mexico City!

Diane B.

13 April 2021

Please stop long enough for pics. Also when a person (s) ( not me) repeats a question; it is rude in English to "ready told you". Just trying to help.

Mary Virginia A.

13 April 2021

Ernie is a very personable and engaging tour guide. Lovely tour. Thank you!

Gail B.

13 April 2021

I really enjoyed the sights of the tour, with Ernie, an awesome tour guide.

Sonja M.

12 April 2021

I did this tour for the first time back in January and on this second trip, I see lots of improvements! Great job! Lots of interesting architectural features, very colourful and a must for anyone who loves art. I was happy to see that the market was open this time. Ernie, don't worry about negative reviews, you can't please everyone, those with constructive criticism use it as motivation to continue improving. I already see a huge difference from the first tour you hosted and look forward to more tours of Puebla and Mexico City.


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