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Wonderful town; welcoming people!

Easy, comfortable collective van ride from Oaxaca to Ixtlan (90 min)then 15 min taxi ride... read more

Reviewed May 5, 2019
oaxacacraftretreats
Nature at it's purest

Capulalpam is a beautifull small town, considered "Pueblo Mágico" (wikipedia: A "Magical Village... read more

Reviewed January 27, 2015
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San Agustin Etla, Mexico
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May 5, 2019
“Wonderful town; welcoming people!”
Aug 16, 2019
“Not a magical town”
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Reviewed August 16, 2019

It is if they just built the place the day before you got there. All very new, nothing charming about the place. Friday at 10 AM nearly nothing open. The "market" was pathetic. Geared up for eco-tourism where they try and get you a guide...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed May 5, 2019

Easy, comfortable collective van ride from Oaxaca to Ixtlan (90 min)then 15 min taxi ride. Capulapam is warm and indeed magical. Views everywhere you turn. Women putting together tezmezcal, massage, cooking, embroidery, etc experiences. A zip line. Not a touristy town. I will go back!

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed January 27, 2015

Capulalpam is a beautifull small town, considered "Pueblo Mágico" (wikipedia: A "Magical Village" is a place with symbolism, legends, history, important events, day-to-day life – in other words, "magic" in its social and cultural manifestations, with great opportunities for tourism.) Around Capulalpam are many cabins...More

Date of experience: January 2015
3  Thank Tzatzil
Reviewed February 25, 2014

We visited Calpulalpam de Mendez for the 6th anniversary of being named a Pueblo Magico. It really is a magical town, with wonderful views, a lovely church, a new 3 tier market with inexpensive small comedores, friendly and helpful people who are obviously proud of...More

Date of experience: February 2014
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Richard K
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This answer is a bit late, but take a bus or collectivo from the baseball stadium to the Benito Juarez Monument ('Monumento') out east of downtown Oaxaca, cross the highway to the road leading north into the mountains, take... More
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