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Combo 2 days in Oaxaca to visit Monte Alban and Mitla with Hierve el Agua

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USD 48.00
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What to Expect

Day 1: Archaeological Site of Monte Alban and Artisan Communities (Alebrijes and Black Pottery)

Stop At: Monte Alban, Oaxaca Mexico
The main Archaeological Site of Oaxaca, Monte Alban, considered Cultural Heritage by the UNESCO, this zone is conformed by a great rectangular square surrounded by palaces, temples, shrines, ball games and tombs.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: San Antonio Arrazola, Oaxaca Mexico
The next stop will be Arrazola, place where the creativity of its artisans is reflected on small pieces of copal wood, creating a fantastic zoology called Alebrijes.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Convento de Cuilapam, Cuilapam de Guerrero, Oaxaca Mexico
Continue your trip to Cuilapam de Guerrero, where you will admire a majestic Dominican convent set of the XVI Century where the main attractions are the Open Chapel, the unconcluded Basilical Church and the imposing Ex-Convent of Cuilapam.
Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Dona Rosa Studio, Calle Benito Juarez No 24 San Bartolo Coyotepec, Oaxaca Mexico
The last stop of this excursion will be San Bartolo de Coyotepec, where you will fall in love with the pottery pieces of black mud elaborated by the local artisans, creating pieces of extraordinary beauty with unique techniques. At Doña Rosa Studio you will have a demonstration how the Black Pottery is made.
Duration: 45 minutes

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.

Day 2: Archaeological Site of Mitla including visit to Hierve el Agua and Mezcal Factory

Stop At: Tule Tree, Calle dos de Abril 2, Santa Maria del Tule 68297 Mexico
The community of Santa Maria el Tule, recognized by hosting "El Arbol del Tule" (Tule Tree) one of the most extraordinary natural beauties of Oaxaca, a giant Sabine of approximately 2000 years old.
Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Teotitlan Del Valle, De Juárez Km 2, Centro, 70420 Teotitlán del Valle, Oax., Mexico
You will continue your trip towards Teotitlan del Valle, a beautiful artisan town developer of wool rugs, created on homemade looms, using for its coloration natural dyes.
Duration: 50 minutes

Stop At: San Pablo Villa de Mitla Mexico
Later you will visit the Sacred City of Mitla, an important ceremony center where the ecclesiastic power of the Zapotec Culture settled, you could admire the harmony between its buildings and the proportion of its backyards highlighted by the extraordinary ornaments represented by frets captured on walls, which make this place unique in Mesoamerica.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Hierve el Agua, Oaxaca Mexico
Hierve el Agua is the next stop, a mystic place where an amazing fossilized waterfalls formed by carbonated water stand out. The spring area which originates the waterfall has created a natural pool, it has become a natural bath place by its hot springs.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: RANCHO ZAPATA, Carretera International Oaxaca - Istmo Km. 42,, 70440 San Pablo Villa de Mitla, Oaxaca, Oax., Mexico
You will visit a Mezcal Factory where you will test the different Mezcal types are made in Oaxaca. You will enjoy Gusanito (mezcal with Agave bugs) or Reposado (aged mezcal).

After this, you will return to Oaxaca City.
Duration: 45 minutes

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Hotel Casantica, José María Morelos, Av. José María Morelos 601, RUTA INDEPENDENCIA, Centro, 68000 Oaxaca de Juárez, Oax., Mexico

Traveler pickup is offered
We pick up at any Hotel at Oaxaca Downtown. Please select your Hotel from the list, if you don't see your hotel in the list, then, please share the Hotel name and address.
Departure Time
10:00 AM
2 days
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Pickup at your Hotel's Lobby is scheduled between 9:40 AM and 10:00 AM
  • Entry/Admission - Monte Alban
  • Entry/Admission - Tule Tree
  • Entry/Admission - Mitla
  • Entry/Admission - Hierve el Agua
  • Meals
  • Entry/Admission - Convento de Cuilapam
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 14 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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  • Duration: 2 days
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  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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