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Academic Tours Oaxaca

#71 of 137 Tours in Oaxaca
Oaxaca, Mexico
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About Academic Tours Oaxaca
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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foodlover501 wrote a review Dec 2019
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania12 contributions6 helpful votes
My family spent a day and a half with Florencio of Academic Tours Oaxaca, and it was a special experience. The first half day was spent touring the Zapotec ruins of Monte Alban. Florencio's breadth of knowledge about the ancient sites, in terms of its archeological and cultural
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Johnny O wrote a review Dec 2018
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I work in the travel industry specializing in holidays to Latin America and this is my first ever review of anything on tripadvisor- despite over 10 years of working in travel! I spent around 1 week with Florencio Moreno exploring and discovering the rich heritage of Oaxaca- his
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Date of experience: October 2018
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Cstrum wrote a review Jan 2018
Chicago, Illinois52 contributions38 helpful votes
The guide was interesting. Not Florencio who is so highly praised in the reviews. The tastings were limited to two markets and a few foods. For a town which is heralded internationally for food this tour was a sad disappointment. We had no real interaction with the vendors
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Date of experience: January 2018
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Kara R wrote a review Aug 2017
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Florencio isn't just a tour guide, he's a true local and academic. We had a fantastic day with him, learning about local Oaxacan culture, history, and archaeology. Though the tour options are endless, we chose to do one of the more traditional "hit the highlights" rounds. I
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Date of experience: August 2017
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Response from Florencio L, Manager at Academic Tours Oaxaca
Responded Aug 13, 2017
Thank you Kara, I'm glad you enjoyed the day..........
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milesbastick wrote a review Oct 2016
Sydney, Australia1 contribution3 helpful votes
Fantastic week in Oaxaca guided by local expert and academic Florencio Moreno. Florencio was always on time, attentive and very knowledgeable. He as adept at Mexican history and culture of course but also very comfortable guiding through the local cuisine. We fed of his dining
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Date of experience: September 2016
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