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Monte Alban Archaeological Site and Oaxaca Artisan Towns Trip

The ancient Zapotec city and UNESCO World Heritage Site of Monte Alban sits about 9 miles (6 kilometers) west of Oaxaca. With this tour, explore the hilltop archaeological site with a guide and enjoy views overlooking the Oaxaca Valley. That leaves enough time to visit the artisan towns of Arrazola, Cuilapam de Guerrero, and San Bartolo Coyotepec. Plus, round-trip transportation from your hotel in downtown Oaxaca is included.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
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Monte Alban, Atzompa, Yagul and Mitla Archaeological Sites Day Trip

Explore the archaeological highlights of Oaxaca without getting lost on this day trip, a great choice for first-time visitors. Take a guided tour of Monte Alban, the largest Zapotec urban center and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and visit its satellite city, Atzompa. Then travel to Yagul and Mitla to see other examples of Zapotec architecture. Plus, round-trip transportation from downtown Oaxaca is included.
  • Duration: 10 hours
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  • Duration: 10 hours
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PYRAMIDS ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITE

Mexico is home to many fantastic archeological sites, but only two are located on the water. One is Tulum, with its fortress on the Caribbean Sea; the other is on the Pacific Ocean here in Huatulco. Explore the ruins with a local guide who shares history and local insight about the site and region. You’ll also be rewarded with views of the Pacific Ocean from certain positions within the grounds.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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Visit the Arqueological and Ecotouristic Oaxaca in 4 days

Enjoy this unique excursion of 4 days in the impressing Oaxaca where you will meet the most important Archaelogical Sites of the Zapotec Culture as the Archaelogical ZoneS of Monte Alban and Mitla, It includes the visit to Hierve el Agua and other communities-Know the ancestral ruins of the Zapotec Culture and communities full of culture and costumes in guided tours-Visit sites declared UNESCO World Heritage-Transfer Airport - Hotel - Airport included-Safe time by booking hotel, lodging al ready includedThis 4 days Road Trip Starts at Oaxaca City. This is a Private Tour, ideal for Small Groups or Families up to 15 Adults. You will be accompanied by a Certified Tour Guide in a private vehicle for you and your family or friends. You will get a better price if you are traveling in a group, the quotazion will automatically adjusted when you select the number of passengers. This tour can operate any day
  • Duration: 4 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 days
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Monte Albán, Arrazola, Cuilapan & Coyotepec

Departure to Monte Alban. Located just ten kilometres from the city of Oaxaca and built on a mountain, it is one of the most impressive archaeological sites in the Americas. More than three thousand years old and inhabited by more than one culture (Olmec, Zapotec and Mixteca), is known for the treasures of their graves. You will visit: The Big Square, the Big Ball Game, the Palace, the Observatory, and the Plaza of the Dancers, among others. Time to eat. Continuation to the indigenous villages of: Arrazola, famous for its wood carving handicrafts known as "Alebrijes"; Cuilapan, with its open chapel of 16th Century Indians and Coyotepec, known for its Black Pottery craft (black clay).
  • Duration: 8 hours
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  • Duration: 8 hours
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Tule, Teotitlán del Valle, Mitla, Hierve el Agua & Palenque de Mezcal

Visit to the millenary Tree of the Tule, considered as the tree with the largest trunk in the World. Transfer to the village of Teotitlán del Valle, where are the workshops of artisans of Zapotec origin and recognized prestige, for its unique woollen fabrics made in hand looms dyed with natural dyes of pre-Hispanic origin, such as Indigo and Grana Cochineal.Continuation to Mitla, important archaeological zone known for its fine architecture and ornamentation based on symbolic Grecas. We will visit the buildings of the Church Group, the Group of Columns, their graves and temples.Optionally you will visit a Palenque de Mezcal, where you can know the process of elaboration of the famous mezcal of Oaxaca and enjoy a tasting of the different types of mezcal such as: The rest, the aged, breast, or the exquisite creams. Continuation to the Petrified Waterfalls of Hierve el Agua, a spectacular site with veneros of sulphurous water located in the Sierra Madre. Walk around the place.
  • Duration: 9 hours
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  • Duration: 9 hours
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Tour to Monte Alban, Culiapam, San Bartolo Coyotepc and Black Clay Workshops.

The trip begins and ends in the Zocalo but if you are staying in a hotel in the city center we can arrange a hotel pickup.First we go and visit Monte Albán, the largest city of the Zapotec, possessing the dominant power of the central valleys region. Be impressed with its great square, the ball game, the Tomb Seven and many more sites of great interest.After admiring this archaeological site, you will arrive at San Antonio Arrazola, where the population is dedicated to the manufacture of alebrijes carved in wood, decorated with multiple colors; You will appreciate the imagination and the unique talent of each craftsman.Then you will meet San Bartolo Coyotepec where you will get to know the famous black clay pottery, baked in an underground oven, using old techniques of burnishing and setting.*please note that some entrances have to be paid separately, that is by local law and every local tour agency works in the same way.
  • Duration: 8 hours
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  • Duration: 8 hours
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Live the traditional Dia de Muertos (Day of the Death) and Oaxaca Surroundings

Live the most beautiful and popular tradition of Mexico, "El Dia de Muertos" in Oaxaca, in this tour of 7 days where you will also visit la Ruta de las Artesanias (The Crafts Route), the Archaeological Site of Monte Alban and other communities-Know all about a extraordinary mexican tradition and visit some of the most significant sites in Oaxaca in guided tours-Visit sites declared UNESCO World Heritage-Transfer Airport - Hotel - Airport included-Safe time by booking hotel, lodging al ready includedThis 7 days Road Trip Starts at Oaxaca City. This is a Private Tour, ideal for Small Groups or Families up to 15 Adults. You will be accompanied by a Certified Tour Guide in a private vehicle for you and your family or friends. You will get a better price if you are traveling in a group, the quotazion will automatically adjusted when you select the number of passengers. This tour operates in determinated dates (October 29 - November 4)
  • Duration: 7 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 days
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Copalita Archaeological Site and Beach Break Day Trip from Puerto Escondido

Discover the archaeological zone of Copalita, located along the shores next to the Pacific Ocean, on this 11-hour guided trip from Puerto Escondido. See three pyramidal bases, a pre-Hispanic lighthouse, and the on-site museum that showcases the history of the 16 ethnic groups that exist in the state of Oaxaca. After sightseeing, relax on a beach and swim and snorkel to your heart’s content. Hotel pickup and drop-off included.
  • Duration: 10 hours
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  • Duration: 10 hours
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Archaeological Oaxaca in 5 days: Visit Monte Alban, Mitla, and Hierve el Agua

In this Tour you will know in only 5 days the most significant places of the extraordinary Oaxaca City and the most important Zapotec Archaelogical Sites, Monte Alban and Mitla, It includes the visit to Hierve el Agua and other communities-Go through the unmisseable points of Oaxaca City, and the most importan Achaeological Sites of the Zapotec Civilization in guided tours-Visit sites declared UNESCO World Heritage-Transfer Airport - Hotel - Airport included-Safe time by booking hotel, lodging al ready includedThis 5 days Road Trip Starts at OaxacaCity. This is a Private Tour, ideal for Small Groups or Families up to 15 Adults. You will be accompanied by a Certified Tour Guide in a private vehicle for you and your family or friends. You will get a better price if you are traveling in a group, the quotazion will automatically adjusted when you select the number of passengers. This tour can operate any day
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 days
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REAL MEXICO MILLENNIAL HISTORY IN TOWNS AND TRADITIONS OF COLOTEPEC

Add a day trip to your Puerto Escondido itinerary by booking a leisurely tour through the countryside. After visits to peanut, papaya, and hibiscus plantations, your guide brings you to rural locations that many visitors never have the chance to see. Taste homemade regional cuisine as you learn about local history and customs, and cap the tour with a refreshing swim in the Colotepec River. For your convenience, hotel transport is included.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
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Tule, Teotitlán del Valle, Mitla & Palenque de Mezcal

Visit to the millenary Tree of the Tule, considered as the tree with the largest trunk in the World. Transfer to the village of Teotitlán del Valle, where are the workshops of artisans of Zapotec origin and recognized prestige, for its unique woollen fabrics made in hand looms dyed with natural dyes of pre-Hispanic origin, such as Indigo and Grana Cochineal.Continuation to Mitla, the "Place of the Dead", important archaeological zone known for its fine architecture and ornamentation based on symbolic Grecas, described by Dominican friars of the sixteenth century. We visit the buildings of the Church Group, the Group of Columns, their graves and temples. Optionally you will visit a Palenque de Mezcal as the renowned "Don Agave", where you will know the process of elaboration of the famous mezcal of Oaxaca and enjoy a tasting of different types of mezcal such as: resting, aged, breast, or the exquisite creams.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Archaeological Area Monte Albán

Departure to Monte Albán. Located just ten kilometres from the city of Oaxaca and built on a mountain, it is one of the most impressive archaeological sites in the Americas. More than three thousand years old and inhabited by more than one culture (Olmec, Zapotec and Mixteca), is known for the treasures of their graves. You will visit: The Big Square, the Big Ball Game, the Palace, the Observatory, and Plaza of the Dancers, among others.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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BEACH AND SUNSET IN MAZUNTE MAGIC TOWN AND PUNTA COMETA

Discover the beauty of the Oaxacan coast on this guided tour of the communities around Puerto Escondido. See the pueblo mágico of Mazunte and catch a dreamy sunset from Punta Cometa as your local bilingual guide enriches your experience of this picturesque region. Stop for photos, go for a swim, and enjoy the local cuisine (not included) in this all-day journey. Convenient hotel pickup and drop-off included.
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 hours
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6 days in Oaxaca: Enjoy Archaeology, Ecotourism, Crafts, and more

Fall in love in this excursion of 6 days with the archaeological and cultural attractions of the beautiful Oaxaca, the essential sites of the City, Archaeological Zones of Monte Alban and Mitla, and of course the wonderful Route of the "Artesanias" (Crafts)-Admire the most important attractions of Oaxaca, from the Historic Downtown, the Archaeological Zones of Mitla and Monte Alban, to the artisan communities, all in guided tours-Visit sites declared UNESCO World Heritage-Transfer Airport - Hotel - Airport included-Safe time by booking hotel, lodging al ready includedThis tour starts at Oaxaca City. This is a Private Tour, ideal for Small Groups or Families up to 15 Adults. You will be accompanied by a Certified Tour Guide in a private vehicle for you and your family or friends. You will get a better price if you are traveling in a group, the quotazion will automatically adjusted when you select the number of passengers. This tour can operate any day
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 days
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5 days to enjoy Oaxaca and La Guelaguetza: visiting most outstanding places

Live the biggest party of Oaxaca, "La Guelaguetza" full of colors and culture , in this Tour of 5 days you will visit the most beautiful places of the City and the Archaeological Sites of Mitla and Monte Alban, includes visit to the amazing Waterfall of Hierve el Agua-Live a unique local experience-Enjoy the guided tours to the most extraordinary places in Oaxaca-Visit sites declared UNESCO World Heritage-Transfer Airport - Hotel - Airport included-Safe time by booking hotel, lodging al ready includedThis 5 days Road Trip Starts at Oaxaca City. This is a Private Tour, ideal for Small Groups or Families up to 15 Adults. You will be accompanied by a Certified Tour Guide in a private vehicle for you and your family or friends. You will get a better price if you are traveling in a group, the quotazion will automatically adjusted when you select the number of passengers. This tour operates in determinated dates (July 20 - July 24)
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 days
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Free Walking Tour Oaxaca

The free walking tour in Oaxaca aims to make your experience the most likeable possible in your city, our job is to introduce you to the city with our history, traditions, and local folklore that you can only experience by walking.Our guides will always try the best to put a smile on your face and at the same time teach you about this wonderful city in Mexico!We meet EVERY DAY at 10 am right in front of the Oaxaca Cathedral (city center) always look for the Pink Umbrella.Here you only pay for the booking and at the end you are free to tip your guide if you think the tour was worth it, but everybody ends up very happy with it, you will not find a better deal!
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
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