Guided tour

Oaxaca: Guided City Walking Tour

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Oaxaca: Guided City Walking Tour

From US$ 41.63 per person

Get to know the culture of Oaxaca starting with a visit to the Temple of Santo Domingo. Continue on foot over the Tourist Walkway to the center of the city and finish with the visit to the market, where you can enjoy the rich local cuisine.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Pickup included
Your hotel in the center of Oaxaca. Your guide will be waiting for you in the lobby wearing a blue shirt with the local partner's logo on it.
Wheelchair accessible

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the temple of Santo Domingo de Guzmán, a beautiful example of Baroque Mexico
  • Stroll along the wonderful cobbled streets in through a green quarry and along the tourist boardwalk
  • Enjoy the rich cuisine that Oaxaca offers in the 20 de Noviembre Market
Full description
Start the tour with a visit to the Temple of Santo Domingo de Guzmán, an important monument and one of the most beautiful examples of Baroque architecture in Mexico. Enter the regional museum of Oaxaca and see exhibits of Mixtec and Zapotec archeology alongside treasures from Grave No 7 of Monte Albán. Continue on foot to one of the main streets in the city of Oaxaca. Follow the cobblestone street through a green quarry that opens up onto the Tourist Walkway. Explore Santo Domingo de Guzmán and head into the central part of the city, passing by various museums, galleries, craft shops, and restaurants on the way. When you arrive in the center, enjoy a mixture of band and Marimba music in the Constitution Garden. End this magical tour with a visit to the Benito Juarez Market. Shop for black clay handicrafts, alebrijes, and typical costumes from the 8 regions of the state of Oaxaca. Sample local products including Mole Oaxaqueño, Tlayudas, Mezcal, Chocolate, Quesillo, and Chapulines in the 20 de Noviembre Market. Then pass through the main meat aisle where you will not be able to leave without tasting some of Oaxaca's delicious cuisine.
Includes
  • Air-conditioned transportation
  • Bilingual tour guide
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Tickets
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You must bring your own headphones
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Cash

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility
  • No pets allowed
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.5 /5

based on 2 reviews

Review summary

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  • Value for money
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Lovely guide full of enthusiasm. Great way to get your boring

December 27, 2019

September 2, 2021

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