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“This company is no longer working in San Cristobal”
May 2, 2014
“A picture=1000 words”
Cielo y Tierra Tours offers private guided day trips from San Cristobal de Las Casas through the beautiful Maya highlands of Chiapas, where you'll discover remote indigenous villages (with their colorful markets and fiestas), magnificent ancient...more
Avenida Censontle # 1, San Cristobal de las Casas 29264, Mexico
All this reviews have described Alex so well…. since I am a photographer I will just do it with images.
The first one is during our tour to Tenejapa. Only Alex can make this wonderful but reserved people smile and make us feel welcome at...More
Alex's explanation of the Chamula's religious practices and views was simply fascinating. The church is Chamula is unlike anything you have ever seen. Understanding what was going on was essential to understanding, and appreciating, that things we see as primitive have a logic and expression...More
Our day spent with Alex, on Sunday market day to San Juan Chamula and two other villages, was the highlight of our two weeks in Mexico. As it happens there were baptisms going on that day in Chamula. One of the families invited him, (and...More
We spent 5 hours with Alex yesterday (Monday) -- we visited one village where the women make pottery -- and we made several stops during the day in order to pick up special items of food. We have explored villages on our own which has...More
Alex is knowledgeable, although somewhat opinionated. But he readily admits that. I would not recommend trying to go to the Mayan communities around San Cristobal de las Casas without a guide, and Alex is an expert guide. He says he is tolerated, but a better...More
I've been in Mexico for 3 months, and this tour has been my favourite thing. Usually weary of the necessity of guides, Alex was worth every peso. His knowledge and relations with both pueblos create an incredible experience. You learn so much about every aspect...More
Typically I'm not a "tours" type of person, preferring to do things on my own. However, based on my previous understanding of the Chiapas highlands (this was my second trip to the area) and Alex's outstanding reviews, I really felt that making plans with him...More
I made arrangements for two private day trips through Cielo y Tierra Tours based on other Trip Advisor reviews and I could not be happier about my decision. I was thrilled that I was able to add a third tour after I was in San...More