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Day Trip to Hierve el Agua, Mitla, Tule, Mezcal, and Teotitlan del Valle

Day Trip to Hierve el Agua, Mitla, Tule, Mezcal, and Teotitlan del Valle

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Get to know the natural and cultural beauty of the Oaxaca Valley on this guided day trip by comfortable coach. Visit the Zapotecan ruins of Mitla, modern-day rug weavers in Teotitlan of the Valley (Teotitlán del Valle) and Santa Maria’s 2,000-year-old Montezuma cypress, the world’s thickest tree. Spend time at the carbonized falls flowing from the cliffs of Hierve el Agua before wrapping up the day with a delicious mescal tasting in Santiago Matatlan. Round-trip hotel transport from Oaxaca included.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$47.57
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Full-Day Hierve El Agua, Mitla and Tule Tour from Oaxaca City

Full-Day Hierve El Agua, Mitla and Tule Tour from Oaxaca City

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Experience Oaxaca’s amazing nature and culture on this guided excursion. After a convenient hotel pickup, relax in the picturesque pools of Hierve El Agua, explore the ancient Zapotec “Place of the Dead,” Mitla, marvel at a 2,000-year-old, 130-foot (40-meter) tall cypress tree, marvel at the wool rug artisans of Teotitlán del Valle, and sip delicious mezcal at a local distillery.
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  • 9 hours
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$30.00
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$30.00

Oaxaca Cooking Class

Oaxaca Cooking Class

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Learn how to create Oaxacan cuisine at a world-class restaurant in Oaxaca raved about in the ‘New York Times’ and ‘Bon Appétit.’ During this 3.5-hour cooking class led by an expert chef-instructor, your small group, limited to just 10 cooking enthusiasts, decides which dishes are on the menu. After picking up the necessary ingredients, all fresh, from a local market, prepare your dishes back in the kitchen. Whether it’s tortillas, salsas, soup, mole, or dessert, take home exciting recipes knowing you’ll be able to easily recreate the flavors of Oaxaca.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$116.03
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Full-Day Monte Alban and Indigenous Villages Tour

Full-Day Monte Alban and Indigenous Villages Tour

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See more of the Oaxacan state during a full-day tour that visits several indigenous villages and Zapotec ruins with round-trip transportation from Oaxaca City. Attractions include the ancient ruins of Monte Alban, a wood-carving village, the ceramics village of San Bartolo Coyotepec, and Cuilapan de Guerrero—a 16th-century Dominican monastery.
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  • 6 hours
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$23.00
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$23.00

Flavors of Oaxaca: Cooking Class with No Set Menu and Local Market Tour

Flavors of Oaxaca: Cooking Class with No Set Menu and Local Market Tour

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Casa Crespo is Oaxaca in its kitchen. Tradition lives there, where chef Oscar Carrizosa, (originally from the Mixteca region) mixes the ingredients of the 16 ethnicities of Oaxaca with the original seasoning that he inherited from his grandma. It´s the perfect place to get to know the flavors and aromas of Oaxacan food in the classes that Oscar gives. To taste a good cup of coffee or a hot chocolate at Casa Crespo while getting ready for your market tour is also a good start to approach Oaxacan cuisine. Oscar, who is very friendly, also shows how to smell and identify the aromas that come of the dishes. He presents menu options and the students decide what they would like to cook. There is no fixed menu. He teaches how to cook 3 types of tortillas, 3 types of salsa, an appetizer, soup, mole, dessert and drink. Dishes that strive to remain in the taste buds and memory of those who love good eating.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
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$76.93
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Paint your Alebrije

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Mitla, Teotitlan and Santa Maria del Tule Sightseeing Tour from Oaxaca

Mitla, Teotitlan and Santa Maria del Tule Sightseeing Tour from Oaxaca

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Discover the Zapotecan ruins of Mitla, modern-day weavers and the world’s thickest tree on this half-day guided tour by coach of the Oaxaca Valley. In the archaeological site of Mitla, admire amazing fretwork and learn about the former Zapotecan religious center. Visit a local weaver constructing a rug on a domestic loom in the town of Teotitlan of the Valley (Teotitlán del Valle). Snap a memorable shot in front of the gnarly tule tree (Arbol del Tule) in the town of Santa Maria. Pickup and drop-off from Oaxaca included.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$32.44
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Mitla, El Tule and Mezcal Tasting Day Trip from Oaxaca

Mitla, El Tule and Mezcal Tasting Day Trip from Oaxaca

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Explore the highlights of Oaxaca’s Tlacolula Valley without getting lost on this day trip with special appeal for first-time visitors. Jump from the Zapotec weavers town of Teotitlan del Valle to the Mitla archaeological site, traveling between attractions with ease in an air-conditioned minivan. This leaves time to visit the Tule tree and the petrified waterfalls at Hierve el Agua. A mezcal tasting is also included.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$34.99
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Half-day tour in Hierve el Agua

Half-day tour in Hierve el Agua

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Enjoy Hierve el Agua for real on this tour, the time you will have in this place is five and a half hours, so you can walk the trails, take incredible photos, take a shower, sunbathe and relax. The departure is at 6:30 am and the return at 5:00 pm. We are the only agency to offer this service. Minimum 2 people to take the tour
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$38.93
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Authentic Oaxacan Food Cooking Class

Authentic Oaxacan Food Cooking Class

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Try your hand at preparing celebrated Oaxacan dishes with this cooking class. Tour a local market to learn about and purchase fresh ingredients. A professional cook will lead your interactive class, sharing information about pre-Columbian cuisine and culinary methods. Learn to make tortillas from scratch and prepare a traditional dish like red or black mole. Take your knowledge with you and cook Oaxacan delicacies for your friends back at home.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$95.00
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Paint your Alebrije

Paint your Alebrije

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This tour to Arrazola is a great way to experience Oaxaca outside of the city center as you will immerse yourself for a few hours in the life of a typical Oaxacan craft family! Armando and his family have been creating alebrijes for generations and can trace their artistic lineage from the beginning of the art form creation. Having the opportunity to sit, learn and be creative with them is truly unique! If you're interested in authentic Oaxacan culture and art, this tour is for you!
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$48.16
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Full-Day El Tule, Mitla & Hierve el Agua Tour from Oaxaca

Full-Day El Tule, Mitla & Hierve el Agua Tour from Oaxaca

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Visit Mitla, Tule, and Hierve del Agua in a single day on this multi-stop tour from Oaxaca. With round-trip transportation provided, it’s easy to move between the different sites and there’s no need to rent a car. Learn about the Zapotec people at the Mitla archaeological site, see a 2000-year-old tree at Tule, and swim in the natural pools at Hiever del Agua. Get the most out of your visit to the region through guided commentary on the local people, culture, and history.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$21.00
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Full-Day Monte Alban Archaeological Site and Oaxaca Artisan Experience

Full-Day Monte Alban Archaeological Site and Oaxaca Artisan Experience

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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.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$30.76
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Street Art Bike Ride

Street Art Bike Ride

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Oaxaca is a magical city. The skies are deep blue in the heart of the valley. Women in embroidered huipiles, colorful houses, flowers on the trees, parades and local people garnish the streets. And then there's the street art. We will be cycling around 3 neighbourhoods of the city visiting interesting spots, art workshops and of course, street art. They are everywhere: big murals, stencils, posters. Oaxacan Artists are abundant and very talented. It's like visiting an outdoor museum. During the ride we will have time to share a local and organic drink or snack.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$33.92
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Private Downtown Walking Food Tour in Oaxaca

Private Downtown Walking Food Tour in Oaxaca

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Discover what Oaxaca Eats in 4 hours! Taste traditional food and drink on a private, guided, walking tour to four sit-down restaurants in beautiful downtown Oaxaca. • Sit, relax and taste 20+ foods from locally-owned businesses. • Learn about the food and drink first hand from owners and chefs at the tasting locations. • Sip delicious aguas frescas (fruit waters) and Mezcal. • Explore the historic center (about a mile walking) and learn about the history, culture and art with a local guide. • Support the community - 5% of ticket sales donated to local charities. • Vegetarian and dairy-free options available upon request. • Ticket price includes all food, drinks (alcoholic/non-alcoholic), restaurant and guide gratuities.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$92.00
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$92.00
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Oaxaca City Sightseeing Tour: Temple of Santo Domingo de Guzman, Oaxaca Regional Museum and Benito Juarez Market

Oaxaca City Sightseeing Tour: Temple of Santo Domingo de Guzman, Oaxaca Regional Museum and Benito Juarez Market

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Find culture, history and excellent souvenir shopping on this 4.5-hour guided tour of the city of Oaxaca. Explore by foot the ‘zócalo’ (town square) and city center, and visit the Temple of Santo Domingo de Guzman and the Oaxaca Regional Museum located in its former convent. Wander the stalls of 20 de Noviembre and Benito Juarez, two of Oaxaca’s most popular markets, and pick up woven goods, crafts and tasty snacks like chocolates and chilies. Hotel pickup and drop-off by coach included.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$46.80
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Monte Alban Transfer from Oaxaca

Monte Alban Transfer from Oaxaca

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Choose between different schedules, to visit the archaeological site of Monte Alban, with our Shuttle service.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$7.99
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Oaxacan Vegetarian Cooking Class

Oaxacan Vegetarian Cooking Class

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This cooking class is developed through deep research with people specialized in pre-Hispanic food, we seek to spread the heritage value of Oaxaca vegetarian food. Together with a traditional Cook we will tour the neighborhood and buy the freshest products for our dishes.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$51.29
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Exotic Flora Half-Day Guided Horseback Riding Tour

Exotic Flora Half-Day Guided Horseback Riding Tour

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A scenic horseback ride through the foothills of Oaxaca’s Tlacolula Valley makes this tour a great choice for nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts. Enjoy spectacular 360-degree views of the Oaxaca area and discover its rich biodiversity as you ride through forests of cacti, bursera trees, and yucca at Rancho Pitaya in the rural village of Rojas de Cuauhtemoc. Plus, round-trip transportation from downtown Oaxaca is included.
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  • 4 hours
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$128.21
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Vegetarian Traditional Mexican Cooking Class

Vegetarian Traditional Mexican Cooking Class

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​This workshop is quite interactive; you're going to actively participate in preparing the food we all are going to eat. Either you're a beginner in the kitchen or a master chef. The only thing I ask is that you're passionate about cooking. I'll share with you some stories, especially from my scouting and exploration of the state of Oaxaca, mainly from La Mixteca and the Central Valley regions. Finally, we all are going to enjoy the meals we cooked, I'll show you a couple of techniques to make your food look fantastic with little effort (food love starts with the sight!) Mexican food, thus, Oaxacan cuisine has a significant foundation on corn, so we are going to learn about this cornerstone ingredient of the local gastronomy. This workshop is a vegetarian/vegan one, but meat dates could be booked in advance.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$90.00
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$90.00
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Tasting of Organic Mezcales

Tasting of Organic Mezcales

This experience organized by @Etnofood and @EspacioMezcal (Instagram) is unique because it is attended by young people from a social company that focuses on the dissemination of mezcal culture, the hosts are children, volunteers or members of the mezcal cooperative they are looking for promote the culture of mezcal and the consumption of local products. The experience is unique because as hosts we want to share the culture of mezcal from an immersion of flavors and knowledge within the city in a specialized mezcalería with a collection focused on enjoying mezcal as a unique drink. If you want more information visit our page: www.etnofood.org
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$38.47
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Mitla, Hierve el agua & Teotitlan Tour of Oaxaca

Mitla, Hierve el agua & Teotitlan Tour of Oaxaca

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Discover the wonders of Oaxaca in one day and embark on a surprising day of adventure, history, tradition and natural wonders as you explore the wonders of Oaxaca State.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$69.00
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$69.00
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Kutääy Textiles and Embroidery

Kutääy Textiles and Embroidery

music, tradition an encounter with nature, experience in walks and gastronomy of the mixe region
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
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$153.85
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Oaxaca Street Food Tour

Oaxaca Street Food Tour

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The best opportunity to get to learn a bit of the history of the food of Oaxaca. Mexico has one of the most diverse cuisines in the world that goes way beyond of that most people know and every region in the country has it own local ingredients, styles and history. This tour provides and intro of what the typical Mexican eats in the south-west of the country. All that you can imagine is included and we adapt to your tastes given all the options in the menu, we can even adapt to vegetarian guests.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$13.00
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Safe Transportation - Shared round trip from Oaxaca Airport

Safe Transportation - Shared round trip from Oaxaca Airport

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Reserve your shared transfer from the Oaxaca airport to hotels in the city of Oaxaca. The service is from Monday to Sunday, 24 hours a day. You only need reservations, provide the information of your flight, so that they pass through you. When you have your luggage, one of our representatives will be waiting for you in the departure area, will receive you and will take you to your car. It is important that if your flight is delayed or changed, contact us, so that our staff can make the necessary changes and wait for you on the correct flight.
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  • 25 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$25.99
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$25.99
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