Xochimilco is a popular place to visit while you are exploring Mexico City as many of the city’s star attractions are within easy driving distance. Among the most interesting places to see are the marvelous Museo Dolores Olmedo Patino and the remarkable Xochimilco Ecological Park and Plant Market. Two other worthy points of interest that are located within a short distance of Xochimilco are the Museo Diego Rivera Anahuacalli and the Fuentes Brotantes de Tlalpan National Park.
Do make the effort to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a great vacation choice. In particular, you should make sure you check out the Museo Nacional de las Intervenciones and the Museo Nacional de las Culturas Populares.
If you love food and shopping, explore the boutiques, stores and stalls that are part of the Centro Comercial Perisur.
Finding somewhere comfortable to rest your head in the Xochimilco area is easy. Take your pick from the Royal Pedregal Hotel, the Fiesta Inn Periferico Sur, or the Radisson Paraiso Mexico City.