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"Day Adventure from Mexico City: Cacahuamilpa Caves
Cacahuamilpa Caves Taxco and Blue Holes Park from Mexico City"Leave from Mexico City at 7am-7:30am and arrive at The Cacahuamilpa Caves National Park at 9:45am. Here you will enjoy a tour inside of the caves and see the most beautiful stone formations as you walk through an illuminated way. Take 2-hours inside the cave and have a wonderful experience. Once you head outside you can take a cool drink and rest before the next stop. Also buy a souvenir or a typical handcraft of the region. At 12pm hit the road again going to Taxco. Arrive in Taxco at 12:40pm and tour the historic downtown of this colonial and silver mining town. Visit  inside of the Santa Prisca Cathedral and see the most important silver jewelries of the city.At 2pm enjoy of a buffet meal included in the tour
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"Cacahuamilpa Caves
Cacahuamilpa Caves Taxco and Blue Holes Park from Mexico City"You will leave from Ixtapan de la Sal at 9am and arrive at The Cacahuamilpa Caves National Park at 10:30am. Here you will enjoy a tour inside of the caves and see the most beautiful stone formations as you walk through an illuminated way. The tour takes two hours inside the cave and you will have a wonderful experience. Once you head outside you can take a cool drink and rest before the next stop. You can also buy a souvenir or a typical handcraft of the region. At 12:45pm you will take the road again driving to Taxco. You'll arrive in Taxco at 1:45pm and start touring the historic downtown of this colonial and silver mining town. You will take a tour inside of the Santa Prisca Cathedral and visit the most important silver you will enjoy of a buffet meal included in the tour or you can choose another restaurant to visit in the city. At 3:30pm
From $87.00
 
"Veracruz Combo Tour: La Antigua
"Veracruz Combo Tour: La Antigua Cempoala and Quiahuiztlan Ruins""Your day trip from Veracruz begins with hotel pickup by minivan for the approximate 45-mile (75-km) drive up the coast to Quiahuiztlan. When you arrive walk around the archaeological ruins set on a hill with beautiful views of the Gulf of Mexico. During its time as part of the Tlaxcala confederation the site was home to Totanac temples plazas and a ballcourt. See what remains and learn about their significance from your guide.Back in your minivan
From $108.00

More Things to Do in Victoria

St. Fidelis Church Interior

The inside is unbelievably large for such a small town. Some 15,000 tourists visit the church annually, and so there is a budget for a restoration project that has been underway since 1994. Outside...
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atufft
Apr 04, 2011

Miscellaneous Residential Buildings

In additon to the water tower, the small town has a few early 20th century homes typical of the midwestern architecture. There are a couple of limestone homes, likely built by wealthier residents of...
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Oct 02, 2008

Volga-German Pioneer Memorial

Very near St. Fidelis Church is an impressive limestone statue dedicated to the Volga-German pioneers that founded Victoria. The stone sculpture is the work of venerable local artist, Pete Felton, who...
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Oct 02, 2008

St. Fidelis Church Exterior

St. Fidelis is located at 900 Cathedral Avenue but can be easily found because the spires can be seen even from I-70. Church constructon began in 1908 and lasted three years. The native Flint Hills...
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Oct 02, 2008

Tribute to the hard-working Volga Germans

Victoria, Kansas, a town with a very English sounding name, is actually a very German town.English aristocrats arrived here first with the intentions of farming just as they had on their native soil,...
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Sep 05, 2003

The Altar

The altar and pulpit, made of Carrara marble, were cut, polished and imported from Italy. They are a relatively recent addition to the church, the altar having been installed in 1986, the pulpit in...
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Sep 05, 2003
 
 
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St. Fidelis Church

This massive Romanesque church is a tribute to the dedication and hard work of the devout Volga German farmers who settled this land. The limestone was quarried seven miles from the site of the...
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Sep 05, 2003

Stained Glass in Rural Kansas

In rural Kansas, several towns along I-70 have the requisite water towers and other ornamentation besides. Some have grain silos to prove their agrarian heritage, but several villages/towns (such as...
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Dec 26, 2002

See the Stained Glass and Exterior

In rural Kansas, several towns along I-70 have the requisite water towers and other ornamentation besides. Some have grain silos to prove their agrarian heritage, but several villages/towns (such as...
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Dec 26, 2002

Miscellaneous Commerical Buildings in Victoria

Victoria's downtown is extremely small and very little is there except the "Library", a bar and restaurant. However, there are also a few old stone or brick buildings of some interest.
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Oct 02, 2008

Church interior

Recently renovated. Painters and historians took great care to return the interior to its original colors. The 18 large granite pillars were brought by train from the state of Vermont.
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Aug 27, 2003

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"Cathedral of the Plains..."
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"Its Elegance Has Earned a Listing on the Atlas"
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"Proud Legacy of the Volga Germans"
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"Victoria, Kansas and the Cathedral of the Plains"
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