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Custom-designed private tours for one or more people, economical and flexible. After the success of our Mexico City tours, Mahsa has developed a particular range of tours specific to Oaxaca, focusing on everything from handicrafts to cooperative...more
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We thoroughly enjoyed our time with Journeys Beyond the Surface. Our guide was generous with her knowledge and time. She accompanied us in a way that was sensitive to our needs as well as the place and its people. We all feel we have a...More
My husband and I arranged to do two different tours with Mahsa and Journeys Beyond the Surface. Our first morning in Oaxaca city was spent with Mahsa, who showed us around the city, marking on a map where we walked and what we saw on...More
This was my fourth trip to Oaxaca, but I set up a walking tour with Mahsa so my fellow traveler, a first-time visitor, could get a sense of the city. We both loved it! Not only did I learn a great deal from Mahsa, but...More
I'm so glad I chose to book two private tours with Mahsa. She tailored everything for our family with 2 kids. She was very flexible and intuitive with the children while educating us on so many things. If you're interested in going to the villages...More
We did two tours with Mahsa, the walking tour and a customized day trip she put together for us. Both were excellent! She is extremely knowledgeable about the art and handcrafts of Oaxaca. I’m a jeweler and while we were on the walking tour she...More
I am very neglectful in writing this review so late. My husband and I visited Oaxaca in October/Nov 2017 for Dia de los Muertos. I was fortunate to have read the tripadvisor reviews and contracted with Mahsa of Journeys Beyond the Surface to be our...More
We were in Oaxaca City for a month and wanted to explore the city with the help of a guide when we first arrived. We could not have been happier with Mahsa's tours. We spent the first day exploring the markets and historical landmarks. Mahsa...More
We did a Oxaca city tour with Andrea - who speaks perfect English. She took us to a great Farmer's Market for breakfast and a couple of other markets. She gave us an overview of the city and its history. Very good - highly recommend.
We loved our short visit to Oaxaca so much we plan to return next December to experience the holiday celebrations. We were so lucky to have found Mahsa who organized and led private tours for us. First she gave us a guided tour of the...More
My husband and I travel extensively and although we usually avoid "tours", this was one of the most rewarding travel experiences ever, thanks to Mahsa. She was very organized and incredibly knowledgeable about the local people, customs and culture. We learned a great deal and...More