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Traditions Mexico Cultural Journeys

Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
+52 951 226 2742
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Cultural day tours and extended tours in an undiscovered Mexico. Since 1996 pioneering small group journeys into the world of indigenous traditions, folk art, food and festivals of Southern Mexico. Our expertly guided, off-the-beaten track journeys take travelers into Zapotec, Mayan and Mixtec villages, home workshops, festivals, smokey kitchens filled with good food and into an authentic world seldom visited by outsiders.
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“oaxacan coast” (4 reviews)
“day trip” (9 reviews)
“fiber arts” (3 reviews)
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Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
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+52 951 226 2742
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"oaxacan coast"
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"day trip"
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"fiber arts"
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"exceptional tour"
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"fabulous trip"
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"ana paula"
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"home cooking"
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"small group"
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"mole"
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"chocolate making"
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"cacao beans"
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"wealth of knowledge"
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"food tour"
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"oaxaca city"
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"traditional clothing"
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"behind the scenes"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are interested in learning about traditional weaving and dying during your stay in Oaxaca, skip the highlights tours available and go with the Traditions Mexico Textiles day tour. Our guide, Alex, picked us up at our hotel in the morning and took us...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a very memorable day with Traditions Mexico, beginning with a visit to a local indigenous market in a small town outside of Oaxaca. Afterwards, we visited the home of a wonderful woman who showed us how to make chocolate from cacao beans—a hands-on...More

Thank LeslievanG
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Reviewed 8 June 2018

Wonderful day, Antonio delightful and visiting cooks and artisans in their homes and seeing various demonstrations gave us insight into the food prep, craft required as well as village life. Now we have a context for that ubiquitous tortilla.

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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Antonio was very well informed about Textiles from Oaxaca and we really appreciated the fact that he took us into the villages directly to the homes of artisans to show us a variety of textile techniques of the region. We loved all the visits and...More

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Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

The Folkart tour by Traditions Mexico is outstanding. The Folkartists were all fantastic, the tour preplanning was excellent, our tour guide, Alex, was superb and the lunch at the market was great. The tour delivers on all its promises and thanks to Alex we have...More

Thank Deirdre B
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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Last week I took the Timeless Cuisine tour with two other people. Our guide, Tono, was knowledgeable, personable, and respectful of the local people. We first visited the Teotitlán Market and then made chocolate with a local family, next we visited a family in Santa...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018

My boyfriend and I, plus a solo traveler, took the "Timeless Cuisine" tour led by Toño. My only criticisms were that there was no cheese-making demonstration (this was originally listed on the website as part of this tour) and, although I very much enjoyed the...More

1  Thank _kw_karenwu
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TraditionsMex, Owner at Traditions Mexico Cultural Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Thanks so much for coming on our tour and I'm thrilled to learn that it was a highlight of your Oaxaca trip. As for the missing pieces, we have switched the cheese making for the mezcal distillery visit (website updated) as we always work to...More

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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

We booked onto our traditions tour after being disappointed with our Monte Alban Tour from one of the main providers. Our traditions tour with Tonio as our guide could not have been better. He was an excellent guide with perfect English, translating very freely between...More

Thank francesisrael2016
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Reviewed 22 March 2018

We took the "Folk Arts - Great Masters" tour led by Alex -and what a day! The artisans visited were inspiring and informative. We travelled in a small group by an air conditioned SUV very comfortable. A great lunch was included. There was no pressure...More

Thank Heather T
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

I returned last week from Traditions Mexico's Profound Oaxaca trip. I had a fantastic trip and would highly recommend it to anyone who wants to visit the State of Oaxaca beyond Oaxaca city. Our guide, Antonio, was wonderful -- he was a great guide in...More

Thank wwllhh
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veronicardehoyos
23 August 2017|
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Response from TraditionsMexico2017 | Property representative |
Hi Veronica, We are happy to give you further information. Please write us an email (you´ll find it on our website) traditionsmexico. All the best, Ana Paula
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