Monarch Butterflies in Mexico

Marvel at three different overwintering sites of the Monarch Butterflies in Mexico. Enjoy a mix of metropolis and country side while exploring Mexico City, the mountain town of Angangueo and the colonial center of charming Valle de Bravo. Visit the pyramids of Teotihuacan, experience the magic of the Monarch Butterflies and learn about Mexico's rich culture and traditions.



2025 Dates are available 




1980 USD 

price per person in double occupancy

single room available for 490 USD



Day 1:  Bienvenidos a Mexico! Airport transfer to our hotel in Mexico City. Welcome Meeting at 5pm.


Day 2:  Day trip to Teotihuacan Ruins. Guided tour. Free afternoon. Overnight in Mexico City


Day 3:  Visit the first Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary Sierra Chincua. Spend the night close to El Rosario Reserve


Day 4:  Visit the Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary El Rosario. Afterwards tour of Angangueo and free time


Day 5:  Travel to Valle de Bravo and enjoy a relaxing afternoon in this picturesque colonial town


Day 6:  Day trip to the third Monarch Sanctuary, Piedra Herrada Reserve. Free afternoon and night in Valle de Bravo


Day 7:  Travel to Mexico City with a stop over at the Cosmovitral Botanical Gardens in Toluca. Last Dinner and overnight in Mexico City


Day 8:  Departure day


Important information about the hikes in the Monarch Sanctuaries HERE

What's included?


* 8 day trip 

* Airport pick up upon arrival (airport code: MEX)

* 7 nights of accommodation (double occupancy)

* 7 breakfast

* 3 dinner

* Purified water refills

* Bilingual tour leader throughout the trip

* Private transportation on air-conditioned van with professional driver

* Entry and visit to 3 Monarch Butterfly Sanctuaries

* Local guides (ejidatarios) for the Butterfly Reserves

* Presentation and follow-up discusson of the Monarch Migration and what we can do to support this incredible phenomon

* Guided tour of the pyramids of Teotihuacan

* Tour of the Jardín Botánico Cosmovitral in Toluca

* Free time in Valle de Bravo and Mexico City


Group size:   maximum 14 guests


Not included: Airfare, lunch and dinners not listed (allow between 150-250 USD for food and drinks), personal travel insurance, airport transfer after tour (allow between 15-20 USD), souvenirs, gratuities. Please be aware that you will need local currency (Mexican Pesos) and that the prices in USD are just for reference.

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