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Academic Tours in Oaxaca - Private Day Tours

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Address: Nieve # 208-A, Oaxaca, Mexico
Phone Number: 52 (951) 518 4728
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Description: Academic Tours Oaxaca is a boutique tour company specializing in quality...
Academic Tours Oaxaca is a boutique tour company specializing in quality programs, custom'designed to suit individual or group interests. Our main goal is to have each traveler leave with a greater understanding and appreciation of Mexico's Cultural Heritage, Spiritual Traditions and most importantly Contemporary Community Life; for the true heart of Mexico are its people.
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A day into the real Oaxaca

We spent a delightful and fascinating day delving into the history and culture of Tlacolula valley outside the city of Oaxaca. Florencio was able to guide us along the threads of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 4, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We spent a delightful and fascinating day delving into the history and culture of Tlacolula valley outside the city of Oaxaca. Florencio was able to guide us along the threads of the diverse anthropological, historical and archeological tapestry of this amazing valley. Highlights spanned 12,000 years of human habitation in the valley starting with petroglyphs, the domestication of corn, Zapotec... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2013

Florencio is a fantastic. He organised a day tour for our family of five adults covering Monte Alban and a couple of other lesser known sites, a weavers home, a craft market and a mezcal producer. Every interest covered! His van was comfortable and well appointed (cold drinks) but more importantly his knowledge of the subjects and the localities was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2011

Florencio Moreno is an amazing tour guide. We spent a week with him & got into the local culture. He is very knowledgeable about the area & culture & has awesome contacts who welcomed us into their homes and studios. I can;t wait to go back. The week I was in Oaxaca with him as my guile was a life... More 

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