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Albert Coffee Archaeotours - Day Tours

San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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Albert Coffee Archaeotour

This was by far the best tour we could have taken! The pyramid site is pristine and well cared... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
jcarper1
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Papillion, Nebraska
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The highlight of our entire vacation

I recently spent about a month in Guanajuato and this excursion was by far the highlight of the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Karla G
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Lincoln, Nebraska, United States
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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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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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"canada de la virgen"
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"albert coffee"
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"great tour"
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"his knowledge"
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"meso america"
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"mesoamerican history"
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"pyramid tour"
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"san miguel"
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"first hand experience"
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"pre hispanic"
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"wild horses"
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"fascinating site"
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"informative tour"
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"highly recommend this tour"
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"come alive"
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"wear comfortable shoes"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was by far the best tour we could have taken! The pyramid site is pristine and well cared for. Albert Coffee was conscitentious, knowledgeable and caring. Albert delivered information in a well-educated sensitive fashion with a touch of humor. I absolutely recommend this tour...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

I recently spent about a month in Guanajuato and this excursion was by far the highlight of the vacation. It was a powerful experience. Our group included eight adults and my almost-2-year-old son, plus two other adults not with our family group. It was perfect....More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Albert's knowledge of the site, the inhabitants, and cultural practices make an incredible experience - not be be missed. Definitely, the highlight of our trip!

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Wow! Albert's encyclopedic knowledge and easy lecture style really opened my mind to the pre-colonial world of Mexico. The tour was immersive, yet intimate and highly informative. By way of archaeological findings, legends and memories of elders, Albert teaches us to see beyond the beautiful...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I live in San Miguel and I recommend Albert's tours to everyone...knowledgeable and interesting in his explanations...he's the best! I live in San Miguel..have been several times and recommend to all my visitors.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is not a tour for people with walking or breathing problems. Nothing extreme, but quite a long walk, up and down many stairs. But very interesting, extremely well-described, and very professional. We included the dinner at the archeo-astrology site afterwards, an excellent meal and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Albert Coffee is a wealth of knowledge and one of the original archaeologists on this site. He had a dry sense of humor complementing the desert environment. He is able to to tie in history, culture, botany, geology, anthropology and archaeology in a way that...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We joined Albert for his tour of the Canada de la Virgen - for the second time - and enjoyed it even more. Albert has first-hand knowledge as an archaeologist who helped excavate this site and his stories are both educational and enjoyable. There is...More

Thank Adaire P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Albert Coffee is the best tour guide in SMA. His knowledge of the area and archeological dig is unparalleled, and he masterfully weaves the story of the pyramids and the archaeological findings with a dynamic history of Mexican culture and how it relates to the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent the morning with Albert at Cañada de la Virgen- we were only us and 1 other person so it was a really small and interactive experience- Albert’s personal touch and knowledge was outstanding- his passion and commitment to making mesoamerican history come alive...More

Thank Eric S
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