There are more and more proposals to enjoy the December festivities in Mexico City and surroundings. Christmas theme parks are a great option for children and adults alike to soak up the spirit of the season, have fun and, of course, take lots of photos.
No matter what area of CDMX you are in or visit, there is an option near you! Here we tell you which ones you can visit this year and what you will find in each of these Christmas theme parks.
Alameda Poniente Santa Fe Park lights up with Navidalia, a Christmas theme park that offers an immersive experience to its guests. Here you will be able to feel Christmas among the aroma of punch and fritters, the bewitching Nordic snow, the diversity of the old world and the majesty of the Three Kings who follow the star of Bethlehem. The experience is a multicultural journey full of magic through four worlds: European World, Nordic World, Middle Eastern World and Mexican Inn.
The Christmas theme park, which is also held in Guadalajara, will be in Santa Fe until January 8.
Where: Av. Prolongación Vasco de Quiroga s/n, Zédec Santa Fe, Álvaro Obregón, Mexico City.
San Angel Room House
Sparkle, a Christmas in the woods
The Christmas lights and illumination show arrives at Naucalli Park, one of the most important in the metropolitan area of the Valley of Mexico, to the northeast of Mexico City. Here you can visit four Christmas villages, shop at a Christmas market, ride a train and enjoy pastorelas and Christmas carol concerts.
In addition to taking pictures of all the illuminated figures, you will enjoy the Mexican party that characterizes this time, with everything and its delicious dishes. An ideal family plan until January 1, 2023, from 6:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Where: Blvd. Manuel Ávila Camacho, Boulevares, Naucalpan de Juárez, State of Mexico.
Escape to these Christmas theme parks in CDMX, prepare your scarf and hat!
Camp in a chinampa, in the Chinampero Michmani Ecotourism Park
Camp among oyamel forests in San Nicolás Totolapan
Appreciate the city at the La Peña viewpoint of the San Bernabé Ocotepec Ecotourism Park
Walk through the forest and Aragon Zoo
Hike paths surrounded by eucalyptus trees in the Cerro de la Estrella National Park
Christmas in the Park
At Six Flags Mexico, this event is already a tradition that, until January 15, fills the amusement park with festivities. With new attractions, the park welcomes visitors seeking the magic of Christmas and the fun that characterizes Six Flags.
Snow ramp, Santa’s house, Christmas village, snow areas are some of the attractions that are available for this time especially in addition to the shows that fill the park. This year Christmas in the Park celebrates its 10th anniversary and for this Six Flags Mexico has several surprises prepared for all its visitors. More activities, more lights and lots of fun.
Where: Carr. Picacho-Ajusco Km 1.5, Jardines del Ajusco, Tlalpan, Mexico City.
Azcapotzalco Christmas Festival
Tezozomoc Park north of CDMX is also an excellent option to visit during the December celebrations. Here they have prepared various shows for the public that are also free.
Musicals like Scrooge and The Nutcracker with a live orchestra are some of the works that can be seen on stage, as well as circus performances every day. They will also have illuminated villas and a monumental birth to take photos with the whole family. There is a gastronomic proposal to pamper the stomach and the traditional posadas with Christmas carols included.
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Jose Angel Araujo Runner, dog lover and passionate about food. I write about food, travel and lifestyle. My love affair with food began when I was just a child, watching my mom fly around the kitchen like a hummingbird. I love trips that leave me with a happy heart, and a few extra pounds.