The Mysteries of “La Mixteca Mountains” & “The Dominica Route”
ITINERARY : THE MISTERIES OF LA MIXTECA MOUNTAINS AND THE DOMINICA ROUTE
We leave for the Mixtec with a one hour tour starting from the city of Oaxaca ending with a breakfast of foods from the region. Then we start our tour of the Dominica route; the Convent of San Juan Coixtlahuaca, one of the oldest and most beautiful with Arab-Spanish influence. Then we go to San Pedro and San Pablo Teposcolula that has one of the most beautiful Dominican convents. At this point we visit a pre-Hispanic and Spanish influenced building dating from the sixteenth century which is now a library. Then we stop for a delicious meal.
Later we depart for Yanhuitlán where there is a majestic sixteenth century convent that has one of the largest chapels in Latin America. We depart to see an ancient Temazcal bath, with a duration of about 2 hours.
Overnight at a beautiful regional hotel, Coixtlahuaca.
We depart for one of the most beautiful nature reserves with springs, rocks, canyons and breathtaking panoramic views, Apoala . Along our way we will visit the pantheon of marine fossils dating back millions of years. This tour will take us all day and is great because of its historical importance and natural beauty, you will not regret it! We will stop for food.
Return to hotel in Coixtlahuaca.
We will visit several points of the Mixtec mountains with beautiful landscapes ranging from the desert to forests with a red soil texture. Keen photographers should have all their cameras at the ready today… you’ll be busy again! We will stop for food.
Return to the city of Oaxaca.
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$ 4,500 MXD / $ 300 USD