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Three Fantastic Tours

We booked three tours through Discover Oaxaca Tours and each one surpassed our expectations. We had... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Stephen M
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Great way to see Oaxaca

We went on 2 tours with Benito and Suzanne. The first was a day tour of the Eastern Valley... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Robert D
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Sydney, Australia
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We are a small company dedicated to providing a high-quality service, eager to share with you our love for Oaxaca, its people, and rich cultural heritage. We will adapt our tours to suit your needs. Whether you’re interested in culture, food, nature, handicrafts, archaeology, or architecture, we’ll be happy to guide you to the best Oaxaca has to offer. We look forward to sharing with you the Oaxaca we know and love!
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“great birds” (2 reviews)
“local sites” (2 reviews)
“tule tree” (4 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked three tours through Discover Oaxaca Tours and each one surpassed our expectations. We had two days with Benito (Eastern Valley, Sunday market, Mitla, Hierve el Agua, and el Tule, then Monte Alban and surrounding area) and one day with Suzanne (street food and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went on 2 tours with Benito and Suzanne. The first was a day tour of the Eastern Valley including the Sunday Market at Tlacolula which was fantastic. They included Hierve El Agua at our request but thanks to Benito we still got to see...More

Thank Robert D
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were very lucky to get Benito as our guide as part of the Tourradar tour while in Oaxaca. Benito picked us up by minibus and took as through a magical tour of the temples at Monte Alban, the Mineral Springs at Hierve el Agua,...More

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Reviewed June 5, 2018

Having traveled extensively over fifty years in most parts of the world, I am very familiar with guided tours. The guide always is who makes the day what it is. Benito is not only a local, indigenous person, but also a highly educated, sensitive and...More

Thank Marc N
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Reviewed April 4, 2018

I first met and spent 4 days with Suzanne in 2006. Suzanne and her husband were relatively new to the business, however, the 4 days my wife and I (and a friend) spent with her in Oaxaca and the surrounding area were really terrific. She...More

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Suzanne B, Owner at Discover Oaxaca Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 11, 2018

It was such a pleasure to see you again after so many years and get a chance to show you some of the old favorites and a few new sites. I hope you won't wait so long before your next visit!

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Reviewed April 1, 2018

My sister, her 2 kids (ages 11 and 14) and I took two day tours with Suzanne as our guide. One to Monte Alban and Tlacolula market and one to three artisan villages. She even arranged an opportunity for us to paint our own alejibres,...More

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Suzanne B, Owner at Discover Oaxaca Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 11, 2018

I had a great time with you and your family! I'm so glad you all enjoyed your stay in Oaxaca. It was fun painting alebrijes with you and showing you around some of my favorite places. I would love to see you back in Oaxaca...More

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Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed a three-hour Oaxaca City Walking Tour with Benito. He is knowledge, easy to talk with and astute at taking clues from his clients. I love museums and my husband not so much. Benito found just the right blend of experience and information....More

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Suzanne B, Owner at Discover Oaxaca Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 11, 2018

We're so pleased to hear that you enjoyed the walking tour with Benito. We love Oaxaca so much, it's a joy to share it with people who are interested in learning about its history and culture.

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Reviewed March 18, 2018

Benito Hernandez was an absolutely superb guide for my wife and myself concering a multitude of archaeological sites, excavated and unexcavated, around Oaxaca. His charge for the day was more than reasonable. He kinew his material very well and was especially personable. He even took...More

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Reviewed March 16, 2018

Benito guided us on a wonderful birding trip into the mountains north of Oaxaca. Our group four was of widely varying birding experience and Benito designed a trip to satisfy all of us. We saw a number of endemics and hard to see species but...More

Thank Maria B
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Reviewed March 6, 2018

Four of us spent a day birding with Benito and we all enthusiastically enjoyed the experience. We saw lots of great birds and found our guides knowledge of birds, local culture, anthropology and archeology an added benefit to the day. This is one of the...More

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