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Traditions Mexico Cultural Journeys

Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
+52 951 226 2742
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Full Day Tortilla Food of the Soul Tour
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Cultural day tours and extended tours in an undiscovered Mexico. Since 1996 pioneering small group journeys into the world of indigenous traditions, folk art, food and festivals of Southern Mexico. Our expertly guided, off-the-beaten track journeys take travelers into Zapotec, Mayan and Mixtec villages, home workshops, festivals, smokey kitchens filled with good food and into an authentic world seldom visited by outsiders.
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Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
+52 951 226 2742

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rarely do I take tours. I consider myself an intrepid solo adventurer, but the idea of visiting native artists homes in Oaxaca was just too alluring. And this trip not only delighted, enchanted and educated me on the lives of these creative people, but it...More

Thank SanMiguelPatrice
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Antonio of Traditions Mexico was fantastic last week. He obviously loves his country and his people, he's extremely knowledgeable and happy to answer every question we had for him. Geography, language, politics, food, mescal, (!), and especially for us - the craftsmen and women, the...More

Thank RM C
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Wonderful guide, Ana, very knowledgeable. The family was welcoming and very patient with all of our questions. First rate experience!

Thank Dottie B
Management response:Responded 18 June 2017

Dear Dottie, Thank you so much for sharing your experience with us! We hope to welcome you back soon! Hasta pronto, Ana

Reviewed 22 March 2017

I'd studied Magic realism at University and wondered what Garcia Marquez et al were on when reading the slightly hallucegenic fantastical spiritual stories... BUT after doing the FOLK ARTS OF OCOTLAN tour I kinda get it now.... This was trip on the face of it...More

1  Thank betty r
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Not enough people signed up for the Tortilla, Food for the Soul, full day tour, so we were able to work out a half day tour for the two of us. We are so happy it worked out! We visited a home of a tortilla...More

1  Thank ATGMINN
Reviewed 12 March 2017

This was a delightful tour of the textile traditions in Oaxaca. Our guide, Alex , was very knowledgeable and patient and lots of fun. It was like being led by a good friend! We visited some amazing artisans in remote villages that would have been...More

1  Thank suzi355
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

This was a wonderful tour with our guide Eric Mindling who knew the region well and had long term friendships with people we visited. It was an amazing opportunity to see remote villages and be welcomed in homes and workshops in different villages. We met...More

Thank jillben
Reviewed 6 March 2017

I can't say enough about this tour. It was a joy from the first minute until the end. Alex was an amazing guide. Her love of Oaxaca shined through every day. She was understanding & patient with my vegan dietary needs. We traveled from village...More

Thank LouiseGreenMillinery
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

The tour included Oaxaca traditional daily life. I especially liked the working farm with comida cooked and eaten with the family. He plows his fields with oxen. The guide, Alex, knew the history and culture intimately. Excellent, wonderful and fascinating.

Thank Gatherer78746
Reviewed 17 August 2016

I recently had the joy of joining four day tours - food, craft and market based - and lived every one if them. To be able to travel into the wonderful communities and not only see incredible craftsmen and craftswomen 'at work' but to actually...More

Thank MelTee1960
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