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San Juan Chamula and Zinacantán Indigenous Communities provided by Chiapas Viajes

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San Juan Chamula and Zinacantán Indigenous Communities

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  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
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Updated 20-10-15 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 20-10-15 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
With Chiapas Viajes you will enter the heart of the Mayan-Tzotziles indigenous communities. No doubt an experience that you can not miss.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Al Grano Cafe
    Av Insurgentes 9, Zona Centro, 29200 San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chis., Mexico
    Our vans will be in front of the Cafeteria al Grano Café at 9:15 in the morning.
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    Church of St. Juan Bautista
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Zinacantan
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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  • You'll end at
    Al Grano Cafe
    Av Insurgentes 9, Zona Centro, 29200 San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chis., Mexico
    Our vans will be in front of the Cafeteria al Grano Café at 9:15 in the morning.
    See address & details
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Departure Point
Al Grano Cafe, Av Insurgentes 9, Zona Centro, 29200 San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chis., Mexico
Duration
5h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entry/Admission - Church of St. Juan Bautista
  • Entry/Admission - Zinacantan
Exclusions
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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SammyJT73 wrote a review Mar. 2020
Toowoomba, Australia55 contributions42 helpful votes
I was very lucky to visit both of these communities on the last day of festivals, so they were both full of people and atmosphere. I absolutely loved the church pictured here at Chamula. I'm catholic but not religious at all, but their mix of catholic and traditional faith
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from ivanquinones, Public Relations Manager at San Juan Chamula and Zinacantán Indigenous Communities
Responded Sep. 11, 2020
Visiting our Native Peoples is without a doubt a mystical experience full of ancestral learnings. We are excited to hear that you enjoyed yourself.
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Theclaudicola wrote a review Feb. 2020
Merida, Mexico128 contributions69 helpful votes
I visited both villages. Don‘t go for the „we take you in a typical home of this village (zinancatan)“. It‘s not, it‘s a place to shop. But the handcrafted fabrics are stunningly beautiful. Our guide was Marina. She (said) is from Zinancatan. She had totally interesting stories
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Response from ivanquinones, Public Relations Manager at San Juan Chamula and Zinacantán Indigenous Communities
Responded Sep. 11, 2020
Thank you for telling us about your experience visiting our beautiful state. Chiapas Viajes is undoubtedly wonderful.
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