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Monte Alban Tours

Alcala 100 | Andador Turistico, Centro, Oaxaca, Mexico
+52 951 520 0444
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Great tour provider!

My boyfriend and I booked two tours while in Oaxaca. The first tour, with another operator to... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2017
Lisa O
Dallas, Texas, United States
Not for English Speakers

We book these people a while back for myself and my partner to Monte Alban. We didn't get pickup... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2017
Melbourne, Australia
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Alcala 100 | Andador Turistico, Centro, Oaxaca, Mexico
+52 951 520 0444

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Reviewed 4 June 2017

My boyfriend and I booked two tours while in Oaxaca. The first tour, with another operator to Mitla, etc. was unimpressive. My boyfriend is Mexican and speaks Spanish, but I don't. Though there were multiple "gringos" on the tour and the guide spoke English he...More

Thank Lisa O
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We book these people a while back for myself and my partner to Monte Alban. We didn't get pickup but went to the tour office. However the Van did pickup few people on the way. Once we went up to the top the guide supposed...More

1  Thank SamViper
Reviewed 2 January 2017

This review is for a company called Monte Alban Tours, rather than a tour of Monte Alban (the archaeological site). They are on Alcala, near the Santo Domingo church. We stopped in on a Saturday afternoon, and asked if they could arrange a private hike...More

Thank tiadora
Reviewed 30 December 2016

After a bad experience in Mexico City where we were hi-jacked and our half-day tour became a ten-hour marathon, we were cautious about visiting the ruins at Mont Alban. Our organisers (Turismo el Conventura de Oaxaca) were great in that they arranged for us to...More

Thank GRFandMRF
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

A good and economical way to visit Monte Alban from Oaxaca is to take the round trip bus. But it leaves 20-30 minutes late and picks up and drops off on different blocks in the city centre. So one needs patience.

Thank woggles67
Reviewed 26 December 2016

We were in Oaxaca for the Day of the Dead (Dia de los Muertos) festivities at the end of October/early November. That is a great time to visit Oaxaca to experience the simple pleasures of parades in the streets, excellent food, including pan de muertos...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 23 November 2016

We booked a private tour through this company, basically we hired a car and driver for eight hours and we selected our destinations. The price for the day was very reasonable and Diego, our driver was great and spoke perfect English. As we have been...More

Thank Milton W
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Friends were here for Day of the Dead and wanted to see Monte Alban. I have taken a bus there before but since they are older I decided we should go on a tour. Monte Alban Tours is located at 100-A Alcala just up for...More

Thank Oaxacaone
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Try to have a tour guide, and if you don't want to buy let them know. (Of course you will want a souvenir). TAKE your comfy shoes, you have to climb the pyramid, and remember all that goes up, has to go down, take care!...More

Thank Gaby C
Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

Wish I had read these reviews before we wandered into this office. The same thing happened to us. We were assured we were going on an English speaking tour. There were 20 on the bus and only the 2 of us spoke English. The guide...More

1  Thank liztudor
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Pamela B
6 July 2015|
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Write directly to them. Google their website (it won't let me enter it here) and their contact address is right on the home page. You will get a more authoritative answer directly from them than from people guessing here.