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Pueblos Mancomunados

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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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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... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 11, 2016
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 stars 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 stars 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 stars 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

My wife, myself, and a friend, chose to do a four night, three day hiking trip in the Sierra Norte de Oaxaca. This was a challenging hike, covering over 50km in the four days, but it was worth it for the fantastic views and scenery. The guides were helpful, although spoke only Spanish. The food and accommodation provided at different... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

Best treckings in Oaxaca ! Are you looking for adventure ,nature and unique experience ? We travel from oaxaca City to this area and we treckings between different villages . Llamo Grande it's very unique . We hired a guide and we explore in a full day trecking ! Cabanas deep in a wood berry comfortable with our own fire... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016

Each of the pueblos are easy to visit by yourself (especially if you have a car). Reserving via the sierra norte website is not necessary as each town has a tourism office where you can book hikes or cabanas for half the costs. We rented a cabana for 2 nights and did a full day hike around one of the... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016 via mobile

We paid about 2000 Mex$ for a day trip from Oaxaca, hiking tour Canyon del Coyote, all inclusive (transfer, guide, lunch etc.), 2 persons. We arrived at 9 am by collectivo at Cuajimoloyas, pick up at the hotel. Just after the car left we were said that the Canyon del Coyote was inaccessible today and that we could either go... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2016

I give 5 stars and a strong recommendation to visiting the Sierra Norte. The landscape is just stunning -- mountains upon mountains with deep river canyons and lush pine forests. I give 5 stars to our guides and to the cabins, meals, and trail quality. The cabins were also comfy and the hospitality great (we visited Llano Grande, Latuvi, and... More 

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Buenas tardes estimado visitante, tomaremos en cuenta sus sugerencias para mejorar nuestro servicio, esperamos contar con su próxima visita. Gracias. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2016

The hardest part about this place was getting there. The best way is to take a collectivo taxi from Oaxaca City to Ixtlan, and then hire a separate taxi to Lachatao. We reserved ahead with Veronica (see the Lonely Planet for info on this and other Pueblos Mancomunados villages), and she was there to greet us when we got there.... More 

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