Oaxaca: Monte Alban Guided Archaeological Tour

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Explore “Monte Alban,” the center of Oaxaca's archeological zone. Learn about the Zapotec culture, which once dominated the area thousands of years ago.

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Highlights

  • Explore the ruins of the Zapotec capital city
  • Visit the 2nd largest ceremonial site in Mesoamerica
  • Enjoy scenic views of the Oaxaca Valley

Description

Discover the Archeological Zone of the state of Oaxaca. Enjoy the convenience of being picked up from your hotel in the Oaxaca city center. Drive to Monte Albán in an air-conditioned van. Explore the ruins of the former capital of the Zapotec people, who were the dominant civilization in the area thousands of years ago. Discover the second-largest ceremonial site in Mesoamerica. Learn about the Zapotec people from your knowledgable guide. Marvel at the ancient ball court, excavated tombs, astronomical “observatory. Enjoy phenomenal views from Monte Alban. Looking out from the flat hill where the archeological site is located, you can enjoy views of the Oaxaca Valley. Visit the onsite museum and admire artifacts from the Zapotec civilization. Afterward, you will be transported back to your accommodations in Oaxaca.

Includes

Air-conditioned transportation Bilingual tour guide Liability insurance

Important Information

  • This tour is not suitable for wheelchair users or those with limited mobility.
  • This tour is not recommended for pregnant women.
  • This tour contains a considerable amount of walking. Please wear comfortable shoes.
  • No pets are allowed on this tour.

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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