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I’ve traveled extensively in Mexico but this tour was a world apart—literally. I enjoyed San... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Geoffrey S
Portland, Oregon
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Very rich and insightful tour

Raul junior has provided us with a very interesting and rich tour. Showing us around and explaining... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Seb H
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In the state of Chiapas, where we operate, one of the oldest pre-Hispanic cultures of Mexico is located: the Mayan civilization. Its legacy remains alive in the native communities of the region. We share with the visitors interested in their...more
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Plaza de la Paz | Frente a la catedral de la ciudad, San Cristobal de las Casas 29240, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ve traveled extensively in Mexico but this tour was a world apart—literally. I enjoyed San Cristóbal but this is the Chiapas that I really wanted to experience. Raul and Raul (Jr.) do a great job for a reasonable price.

Thank Geoffrey S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Raul junior has provided us with a very interesting and rich tour. Showing us around and explaining very well the local culture and customs. We learned a lot and enjoyed our time. On top of that Raul speaks perfect English. A must do to visit...More

Thank Seb H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great tour with the youngest Raul. He was very enthusiastic and possessed great knowledge about the indigenous people in the area. A must do in San Cristobal.

Thank Henrik J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a trip here to Chamula and Zinacantán. The guide Cesar was very good and told a lot how the indigenous people live and about their culture.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are in San Cristóbal, don't miss this tour. Raul and his son (also Raul) took on on this unforgettable journey to two local indigenous villages. They have carefully and respectfully forged relationships with community leaders and members who allow them to give their...More

Thank Gilberto and Le... L
Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

This was definitely one of the most interesting tours I've ever been on! Our guide Cezar told us many things about the indigenous population living in the villages we visited. This added so much value to an otherwise regular visit to a village/church. As the...More

Thank lisanne_s91
Reviewed June 11, 2018

We went to Zinacantan and San Juan Chamula. Raul was well-informed, relaxed and helpful. He gave us great context and detailed information on indigenous culture. What you see are two towns firmly integrated into Mexican society, econpmy and politics, yet quite separate, especially in their...More

Thank cartierwilliam
Reviewed March 27, 2018

Excellent tour! Raul Jnr was our guide and he was brilliant. Impeccable English, well-informed and respectful of the communities we visited - he was easily one of the best guides we experienced in our 6 week Mexico trip. As per the info in Lonely Planet...More

Thank Joanna N
Reviewed January 29, 2018 via mobile

The communities visited are quite unique, and you certainly get a better sense of the culture than you would get on a solo trip. Raul and Raul Jr are very involved in the communities that they show you during this day trip. Having 35 years...More

Thank Shane K
Reviewed August 6, 2017

We visited San Cristobal a couple weeks ago and took the tour to the comunidades indigenas with Raul as our tour guide The tour was amazing. Our two teenagers, husband and I enjoyed it so much. We did learn a lot and it was fun....More

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