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Albert Coffee Archaeotours - Day Tours

San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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About Albert Coffee Archaeotours - Day Tours
Albert Coffee Archaeotours, based in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, specializes in day trips to Canada de la Virgen and other sites in the state of Guanajuato. Our tours are guided by actual archaeologists, experts who have excavated Mesoamerican sites, like archaeologist Albert Coffee. One-day excursions to archaeological zones like Peralta and Plazuelas are also offered.
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Get an inside look at what it takes to uncover ancient ruins by visiting Cañada de La Virgen on an archaeologist-led tour. Your guide took part in the site’s 2004 excavation, giving him a unique insight into the relatively-recently uncovered Mesoamerican complex. As you tour the site he can share details you can’t discover on your own and would likely miss on a different guided tour.
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barbie997 wrote a review May 2020
San Francisco, California3 contributions2 helpful votes
Coffee spoke in lay terms about very interesting archeological facts, years, art, geology, religion, food, gender issues, bones, clothing, stone, history. It was the best tour i have ever been on.
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Maisie wrote a review Mar 2020
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Whether you have seen the major pyramid sites in Mexico or this is your first pyramid, Albert gives a great tour! He is very knowledgeable, telling you background, context, and the latest theories. And he tells a good story. The tour is fast-paced and packed with information
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Date of experience: March 2020
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allen wrote a review Mar 2020
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Albert Coffee was an excellent tour guide! His professional experience really shined! Be aware of the amount of walking, not too strenuous. Interactive questions and answers all along the way.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from albertcoffee, Owner at Albert Coffee Archaeotours - Day Tours
Responded Mar 26, 2020
Thank you for sharing your experience on our tour. We’re happy you enjoyed it. Looking forward to seeing you again soon. -Albert Coffee Tours
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pfgastaldi wrote a review Mar 2020
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Albert Coffee’s tour of the Canada de La Virgen pyramid was one of our most interesting activities while visiting San Miguel de Allende. This is a “must do.” Wear comfortable shoes and bring a hat as it’s a bit of hike to the site. Also, make certain to book the optional
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from albertcoffee, Owner at Albert Coffee Archaeotours - Day Tours
Responded Mar 26, 2020
We’re honored you’ve classified us as a “must do” in SMA. We agree, the post-tour lunch and presentation are well worth it. See you again soon! -Albert Coffee Tours
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Marcia S wrote a review Mar 2020
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The tour of the pyramid and it’s grounds is one of the best days of my life! Albert is a very knowledgeable and entertaining guide. The hike up the hill isn’t for the faint of heart or anyone that isn’t averagely fit. We opted for the indigenous lunch and lecture with
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from albertcoffee, Owner at Albert Coffee Archaeotours - Day Tours
Responded Mar 26, 2020
We’re thrilled it’s been one of the best days of your life. So glad you enjoyed your time on the tour and the optional after-activities. -Albert Coffee Tours
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