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Las Bugambilias Tours

Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
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Mountain Bike Tour

Rene took me on a wonderful and exhilarating mountain bike ride in the hills above Oaxaca city. He... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Kristi L
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Charlottesville, Virginia
Wonderful tours of Oaxaca

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to Oaxaca and were able to cover a lot of territory thanks to being... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
patricia s
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We offer in depth cultural experiences in small groups for up to 20 people with customized tours. All Las Bugambilias Tours are led by Rene Cabrera Arroyo, a certified tour guide from Oaxaca City. He has lived and traveled in many places in Mexico and the USA, and speaks fluent English. René became certified and licensed as a tour guide in 2012 by Sectur.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
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"monte alban and mitla"
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"the perfect tour guide"
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"an awesome experience"
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"oaxaca city"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Rene took me on a wonderful and exhilarating mountain bike ride in the hills above Oaxaca city. He provided all of the equipment (mountain bike, helmet, clothing, water) and organized transport. Once on the bikes, we rode up through San Felipe del Agua, and then...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to Oaxaca and were able to cover a lot of territory thanks to being in the good hands of Las Bugambilias Tours. Based on our interests, our tours were the perfect combination of outdoor activities, archaeological sites and visits to...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am not usually a tour person but this was the highlight of my week in Oaxaca. Over 2 days Rene took our small group up and down small mountain roads to explore Monte Alban and Mitla, small artisan workshops of traditional textiles and pottery...More

Thank Nealy B
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Both Rene and Xavier were terrific guides. They customized the tours (we have 4 different ones) to what are interests were. Knowledgeable, flexible and accomodating.

Thank fen1027
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

Photos are just a small sample of all the wonderful people we met and places we visited with Rene and Javier. Delightful people, and easy to be with. Rene made sure we were able to see and do everything on our list. Transportation was comfortable,...More

Thank Julie A
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Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Rene did a super job introducing us to mezcal and it’s production. We left with a true appreciation of the artisan quality of its production and the three venues we visited were different enough to make it really interesting. The other members of the tour...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

Rene is a delightful guide, very knowledgeable, responsive and goes the extra mile to insure a wonderful experience. I highly recommend him!

Thank Terri T
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Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our mescal tour with Rene. He knows the people who make excellent artisan mescal, gives good information, and it was really fun to taste the different mescals. Rene speaks very good English, so he can translate the mescal producers' comments. He is...More

Thank Linda R
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

If you are in the area, you can't miss a tour to Monte Alban. It is fantastic. Rene is a very qualified guide and really knows his facts and statistics. He made no attempt to build a relationship or engage with the groupe - other...More

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Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

René took us to Monte Albán and we were so impressed with his knowledge. More than just seeing the ruins but understanding the eras and how the site was found and excavated. The next day we went to Mitla with Bugambilias Tours. René made adjustments...More

Thank dhukari
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