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Cuilapan de Guerrero

6. Cuilapan de Guerrero and Zaachila the Indigenous Market on Thursday

(45 km.)

Departure towards Zaachila that is about 30 km. far from Oaxaca (40-minute drive) visit the town that was the last capital of the Zapoteca civilization, conquered later by the Mixteca, and where every Thursday a typical indigenous market is organized. Visit the small archaeological site, where there are still vestiges of ancient tombs. After this visit, departure towards Cuilapan (about a 15-kilometer drive), where you will visit one of the greatest monasteries of New Spain; in this place, do not miss the Open Chapel, used to evangelize the people in the 16th century. Return to Oaxaca, about 15 km from Cuilapan.


Price per person: $28 USD

Start: 10:00

End: 14:00

Duration: 4 hours Approx.

Operates: Thursday

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