travelocity

COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.

Monte Albán, Military Capitol of the Zapotecos

By Wayak
Price was undefined, price is now $60

Features

Free cancellation available
8h 30m
Mobile voucher
Instant confirmation
Selective hotel pickup

Highlights

  • Explore one of the most important Mesoamerican sites

  • Experience the tranquility of a 16th Century Convent

  • Watch how the craftsmen of Arrazola carve their sculptures

  • Discover the technique behind making black pottery

  • Have a chance to admire the many intricate pieces.

Check Availability


About this activity

What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    Certificated bilingual guide

  • What's included

    Safe transportation with A/A and comfortable seats

  • What's included

    Entrance fee to Monte Alban and Dominican Convent

  • What's excluded

    Gratuities

  • What's excluded

    Food and Beverages

Know Before You Book

  • You must have a reasonable level of fitness and be able to climb and descend stairs and walk in unpaved and uneven terrain.

  • This activity is not wheelchair accessible.

  • Roundtrip transportation is available from most centrally located Oaxaca hotels. Please arrange pickup from your hotel or a nearby location when you call to confirm your reservation

  • Please be ready and waiting in your hotel lobby 15 minutes prior to your scheduled pick-up time.

  • Children 2 and younger are not allowed.


What you can expect

Join us on this tour of the ancient Zapotec capital, Monte Alban. Let our guide delight you with the history of one of the oldest and most highly populated Mesoamerican sites in Mexico. We will also explore the stunning 16th Century Dominican convent of Cuilapam, visit the alebrije makers of Arrazola and discover how the iconic black pottery of San Bartolo Coyotepec is made.

Groups are always small; no more than 20 persons per guide, ensuring you'll receive personalized attention from your bilingual professional guides.

Location

Open map

Activity Location

  • Monte Alban
  • Oaxaca de Juárez Oaxaca 68154

Meeting/Redemption Point

    • Hotel location
    • Oaxaca de Juárez Oaxaca 68000

Wander Wisely with the Travelocity app

  • Get helpful alerts about flight status and gate numbers
  • Access all your travel details, even when offline
  • Easily contact your hotel by messaging them right in the app

Text yourself a download link

By providing your number, you agree to receive a one-time automated text message with a link to get the app. Standard text message rates may apply.
Scan the QR code

Scan the QR code