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Best of Oaxaca Guide

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Oaxaca
Easygoing and vibrant, Oaxaca offers the best of southern Mexican charm, pairing lively festivals and entertainment with fantastic cuisine and unique cultural attractions. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Oaxaca is home to the spectacular Macedonio Alcala Theater and a short drive from the inspiring rock formations at Hierve el Aqua.

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Instituto Amigos del Sol
Instituto Amigos del Sol
Owner description: Amigos del Sol welcomes you to Oaxaca! we teach Spanish to travelers and people from all the world interested in learning more about the Spanish Language and Oaxaca. We will be... more Owner description: Amigos del Sol welcomes you to Oaxaca! we teach Spanish to travelers and people from all the world interested in learning more about the Spanish Language and Oaxaca. We will be very happy to have you with us!! less
Attraction type: Educational Sites
Templo de Santo Domingo de Guzman
Templo de Santo Domingo de Guzman
One of the city's most ornate structures, this church is lavishly endowed with gold.
Attraction type: Religious Sites
Monte Alban
Monte Alban
The ruins of this ancient Zapotec capital make up one of the most important archaeological sites in all of Latin America.
Attraction type: Ancient Ruins; Religious Sites; Historic Sites; History Museums; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Architectural Buildings
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Museo de las Culturas de Oaxaca
Museo de las Culturas de Oaxaca
Attraction type: Art Museums
Teatro Macedonio de Alcala
Teatro Macedonio de Alcala
This theater, constructed in 1903, is still a popular place for performances.
Attraction type: Theaters
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All places to eat » Places to eat

ZICANDA
ZICANDA
Ranked #1 of 242 restaurants in Oaxaca
Price: $1 - $2
Cuisines: Contemporary
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night
De Todos Los Santos
De Todos Los Santos
Ranked #2 of 242 restaurants in Oaxaca
Price: $5 - $10
Cuisines: Mexican, International, Café, Bistro
Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Dinner
Mexita
Mexita
Ranked #3 of 242 restaurants in Oaxaca
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Boulenc
Boulenc
Ranked #4 of 242 restaurants in Oaxaca
La Pitiona
La Pitiona
Ranked #5 of 242 restaurants in Oaxaca
Cuisines: International

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Casa Angel Youth Hostel
Casa Angel Youth Hostel
$15 - $30 (MXN 195 - 389)
Ranked #2 of 85 Specialty lodging in Oaxaca
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Azul Cielo Hostel
Azul Cielo Hostel
$12 - $47 (MXN 156 - 610)
Ranked #3 of 85 Specialty lodging in Oaxaca
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Bed & Breakfast at the Oaxaca Learning Center
Bed & Breakfast at the Oaxaca Learning Center
$35 - $45
Ranked #4 of 85 Specialty lodging in Oaxaca

All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Hotel Azucenas
Hotel Azucenas
$50
Ranked #7 of 112 hotels in Oaxaca
Hotel Camba
Hotel Camba
$53 - $77
Ranked #9 of 112 hotels in Oaxaca
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Hotel Las Mariposas
Hotel Las Mariposas
$45 - $51 (MXN 584 - 662)
Ranked #12 of 112 hotels in Oaxaca
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Hotel Palacio Borghese
4.5 of 5
Hotel Palacio Borghese
$199 - $242
Ranked #5 of 112 hotels in Oaxaca
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Hacienda Los Laureles-Spa
4.0 of 5
Hacienda Los Laureles-Spa
$191 - $252
Ranked #22 of 112 hotels in Oaxaca
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Quinta Real Oaxaca
4.0 of 5
Quinta Real Oaxaca
$172 - $448
Ranked #27 of 112 hotels in Oaxaca
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