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Address: M. Bravo#210-A Plaza San Cristobal Centro, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
Phone Number: +52 951 514 8271
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The Pueblos Mancomunados of the Sierra Norte of Oaxaca constitute one of...

The Pueblos Mancomunados of the Sierra Norte of Oaxaca constitute one of the most outstanding examples of community social organization in Mexico. Their Nature trails integrate a network of more tan 100 kilometers of rural footpaths and country roads suitable for hokers and mountain bikers of all abilities, designed to show its visitors the most relevant aspects of this exceptionally beautiful natural area.

This is an intercommunity cooperation initiative which promotes the communities preservation of natural and cultural heritage through the promotion of responsible tourism of high quality, linked to the natural environment, traditions and customs of the pueblos.

Please, help us to improve our services and complete our Satifaction Survey (only in spanish, available on our facebook page.Thank you!

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Excellent views, fantastic hiking

We went up to the village of Benito Juarez on a private tour. Signed up for a Car and driver for eight hours and we picked the destinations. It would have been much cheaper to... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Vancouver, Canada
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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went up to the village of Benito Juarez on a private tour. Signed up for a Car and driver for eight hours and we picked the destinations. It would have been much cheaper to rent a car, though neither of us were interested in driving anywhere near Oaxaca city, so the private car for the day seemed like our... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I went with some friends from Mexico City on a mountain biking trip. We had high expectations, and they were all highly exceeded. The views, the people, the food, the housing, everything is perfect. Safety is no issue, as this place is well taken care of and far away from any trouble in Oaxaca City. I contacted Expediciones Sierra Norte... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Super high quality accomodations, local guides, traditional food and drinks, pure air, nature. And still you can choose between MTB, hikking or horse riding. Organization and quality like the best trail spots on Europe, awesome. I recomend Sierra Norte Expedidiones - made by zapotecs descendants.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016

Pueblos Mancomunados is a community run business. They provide accommodation in forest cabanas on the edge of Llano Grande We took a morning walk (3 hours) with a guide through beautiful pine forests. Take warm clothes, it gets cold at night at these altitudes. Food provided in a very rustic eatery. For the brave there is a Zip wire that... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

This company speaks only Spanish, but can provide an English speaking guide. It is well worth it to learn all about the History and biodiversity of this country. Clean well-equipped cabins for overnightining

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016

Sierra Norte Tours took us to the annual "Feria Regional De Hongos Silvestes", a two day event in the Sierra Norte mountains of Cuajimolayas, one of the Mancomunado villages. The festival is held in July after the rains have brought out the mushrooms, the date varying year to year. Driven from town to the village plaza, we were divided into... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

The landascape are nothing special, local people aren't friendly. A place that could be easily skipped from your trip itinerary. I don't know why Lonely planet reccomended it. In particular, I'm speaking about Llano Grande pueblo.

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 11, 2016

We spent three days in April in the Pueblos with our young daughters (9 and 11), and had a fantastic time. We stayed one night in Cuajimoloyas in the cabañas la Parcela, set in a beautiful forest outside of town, and hiked the next day with a guide to Benito Juarez, where our girls went zip lining, which was a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 30, 2016

These towns are fantastic! They are perfectly set up for tourists with cabins, information centers, community restaurnts, hiking trails and assorted activities. The towns are in the picturesque Sierra Norte, just over an hour from Oaxaca. We went for a long weekend and visited 3 of the towns. The cabins are clean and and well maintained (but some are adjoining... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

We did a four day hike booked at the Sierra norte agency. Everything was organized perfectly and you could rrally design your own trip (for example, we did one day by horse). The views are amazing and the villages are nice. Recommended if you like trekking and seeing more of life in mexican villages

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