Monte Alban, Coyotepec and Villages Full-day

Enjoy a tour of the extraordinary archaeological zone of Monte Alban, declared a World Heritage site by UNESCO in 1987. Monte Alban, constructed on a plateau at 1,940 meters above sea level, is one of the most representative archaeological sites in Mexico. With pyramids, a court for the pre-Hispanic ball game, among many other mystical constructions, take this chance to explore cultural traces from different civilizations, such as the Olmecs, Mixtecs, and Zapotecs. 

Continue to the town of Coyotepec, famous for its ceramics production, followed by a visit to the convent of Cuilapam. This Dominican convent dates back to the 16th century and was the site of theexecution of one of Mexico's heroes from the Independence War, Vicente Guerrero. Finally, visit the village of Arrazola and head to a workshop to see how the famous Alebrijes (wood-carved fantasy animals) are made.

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  • What's included :
    • Bilingual guide 
    • Entrances to the archaeological zone 
    • Travel insurance 
    •  Transportation in an air-conditioned vehicle 
    • Entry/Admission - Monte Alban
    • Entry/Admission - San Antonio Arrazola
    What's excluded :
    • Gratuities 
    • Personal expenses 
    •  Food and drinks 
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Monte Alban, Oaxaca Mexico

    Enjoy the extraordinary archaeological zone, declared a World Heritage site by UNESCO

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Convento de Cuilapam, Cuilapam de Guerrero, Oaxaca Mexico

    This Dominican convent dates back to the 16th century and was the site of the execution of one of Mexico's heroes.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: San Antonio Arrazola, Oaxaca Mexico

    Head to a workshop to see how the famous Alebrijes (wood-carved fantasy animals) are made.

    Duration: 1 hour

  • Departure Point :
    Portal de Mercaderes 202, OAX_RE_BENITO JUAREZ, Centro, 68000 Oaxaca de Juárez, Oax., Mexico
    Traveler pickup is offered
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    Departure Time :
    9:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Near public transportation
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Regular temperature checks for staff
    • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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Organised by Sat Mexico Corporation

Activity ID: V-110186P11

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