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Zapotrek Hike and Bike

Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
+52 951 502 5957
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Perfect way to spend a day

The Hierve el Agua hike was the perfect way to spend a day, and was one of my boyfriend and my... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Elizabeth S
Hiking from Sierras to the beach

My friend and I went on a three-day excursion with Zapotrek and had a eye-opening, restorative and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
gled1998
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Zapotrek is a responsible tourism organization located in beautiful Oaxaca, Mexico. We provide one-of-a-kind bicycle, hiking and cultural tours and specialize in Eco-archeology, indigenous cultural experiences and traditional medicine. We also feature an authentic Mezcal plantation tour and offer custom nature excursions, such as various birding and botany expeditions.
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Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The Hierve el Agua hike was the perfect way to spend a day, and was one of my boyfriend and my favourite parts of our Mexican adventure. Would recommend to anyone.

Thank Elizabeth S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I went on a three-day excursion with Zapotrek and had a eye-opening, restorative and meaningful experience. Our guide, Sergio, was incredible, sharing extensive knowledge about the region, telling stories and answering questions. We always felt incredibly safe and cared for with him....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Zapotrek is a great tour company who provide great insight into Oaxaca with superb customer focus. Our family of three (with 19 year old son) enjoyed a great 3-day adventure. The first day we hiked around Llano Grande and the second from Llano Grande to...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went on the La Gentes de Las Nubes day long bike trip with Zenon and Israel. Everything about the trip was great. We loved being high in the mountains and seeing the small villages that are dedicated to sustainable eco tourism....More

Thank Sarah H
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I had an amazing few days of excursions with Eric. Our first day was a trip to Hierve El Agua and the secret waterfall, hiking and biking. Eric tailored the trip to suit us exactly. He has a great team and uses...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2018

This was the highlight of my trip while visiting Oaxaca. We had our hike scheduled in advance and the airlines lost our luggage leaving us without appropriate clothing for this hike. The company was able to reschedule our hike at the last minute and were...More

Thank clclark78
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Reviewed 14 May 2018

I had a wonderful day with Sergio and the gang. From the prompt and friendly drive, to the delicious breakfast, to learning more about the area and Zapotec traditions, I had an amazing time. Thank you!

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Reviewed 13 May 2018

Our experience with Zapotrek was amazing. Eric was gracious amazingly knowledgable and truly loves his culture and it's wonderful people. He is so very invested in sharing the best that Oaxaca has to offer. Tell him what you are interested in and he will make...More

Thank Ruth M
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

I found out about Zapotrek from a fellow traveler staying at my B&B. On short notice, they arranged for me to join them on the day hike starting from the mountain town of Cuajimoloyas. Eric and the other guides were extremely nice, super organized, very...More

Thank istanbultraveler2016
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Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

We used Zapotrek for a day hike and mezcal bike tour. Eric and Israel were excellent. We got to experience the natural beauty of the region on these exhilarating days. Be prepared to sweat in addition to learn! I especially enjoyed how closely Zapotrek worked...More

Thank Jay Y
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kenneth p
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Response from jillbug | Reviewed this property |
You can make a request online - just google zapotrek
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blacksandedd
18 June 2016|
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Response from Erin H | Reviewed this property |
I'm unsure- Contact Eric and he'll let you know. We did this via his email. Enjoy! 😀
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