Discover thousands of years of Mexican culture and traditions on a full-day tour through Oaxaca. On your trip, you will visit such sites as the Tree of Tule, the village of Teotitlan, the Zapotec ruins of Mitla, an artisan market, and a mezcal distillery.
What to Expect
Spend a day exploring the Oaxaca region on a tour that takes you to some of the more important sites in the area.
Begin your guided journey with a visit to the Tree of Tule, the widest tree in the world. Nicknamed the "Tree of Life," scientists estimate its age to be anywhere between 1,200 and 3,000 years old.
Next, visit the Zapotec village of Teotitlán del Valle to admire handmade wool weavings made by the locals. You will continue to the Zapotec archaeological site of Mitla, which translates to "Place of the Dead." The site is famous for its intricate mosaic architecture and ornamentation fitted together without use of mortar.
Finally, on the way back, you will stop off at a mezcal factory to learn about the production of this unique Mexican liquor fermented and distilled from the maguey agave plant.
- Round-trip transportation from Oaxaca-area hotels
- Bilingual guide
What's Not Included
- Entrance fees (approximately $4)
- Gratuities (optional)
Know Before You Go
This tour requires a minimum of 2 passengers to operate.
Please consider bringing sandwiches and bottled water.
Cancellations within 48-hours of your tour and no shows will not be refunded. You may reschedule your tour within 48-hours at an additional cost of $15 per person payable directly to the local supplier. Rescheduled tours are subject to availability.