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Full-Day Monte Alban & Indigenous Villages Tour

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    What to Expect
    • See the famous Oaxacan wordcarvings ‘Alebrijes’ and marvel at these fantastic creations.
    • Learn about the ancient site that was the Zapotec socio-political and economic center for close to a thousand years.
    • Visit indigenous villages and learn more about their Oaxacan way of life.

    This adventure begins at 10:00 a.m. when we pick you up at the hostel of your choice. You will visit the Monte Alban ruins, the greatest ancient capital built by the Zapotec culture and the most important archaeological site in Oaxaca.

    Then, you will continue to Arrazola to visit a famous wood-carving village, where Alebrijes are made. Alebrijes are brightly coloured Mexican folk art sculptures of fantastical creatures.

    Following this, you will visit Cuilapan de Guerrero, a 16th century Dominican ex-monastery. Lastly, you will stop in San Bartolo Coyotepec to visit the home of the popular regional black clay pottery.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Departure Time
    9:50 AM
    • Transportation
    • English Speaking guide
    • Entrance fee to Monte Alban (65 pesos)
    • Buffet Lunch with drinks (140 pesos)
    • Note: Prices may change without prior notice.
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 day of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • This adventure begins at 10:00 a.m. when we pick you up at the hostel of your choice.
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 40 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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