1 — 3 Group $ 355 USD
4 — 6 Group $ 399 USD
7 — 10 Group $ 459 USD
This amazing tour starts at 9:00 am arriving at your hotel to pick you up and then we lead you to our first stop.
Santo Tomás Jalieza is a small village 25 km from southern Oaxaca city. Here inhabits a unique creative bunch of artisan Zapotec women who build breathtaking pieces of artwork in hand-made backstrap loom.
In this venue, we will spend around 1 hour talking to artisans and we will discover all their secrets behind the ancient tradition of clothes and artworks.
After that, we will stop at San Bartolo Coyotepec a village recognized by the most popular handicrafts in Oaxaca, the black pottery.
In this spot, we will visit a workshop where we will see the masters of pottery doing their work and talking to them. And if you want you could buy things here.
The third stop will be San Antonino Village. Here you can acquire some beautiful embroidered clothing. This traditional spot is known to produce very high quality intricately hand embroidered blouses and dresses.
Then we will stop to take lunch at local restaurant with unique oaxacan dishes.
After lunch will head you to Ocotlán Village where we will find Apolinar Aguilar blacksmith workshop. Here are produced artworks as swords, knives and martial arts weapons as well as domestic utensils such as letter openers and cake serving sets.
Our last stop will be at San Martin Tilcajete where they specialize in woodcarving. The fanciful wooden animals they create are sometimes called “alebrijes” They are usually carved from the wood of the copal tree from which they also extract the sap to use as incense.
After visiting this 5 villages and workshops we will head you to your hotel to rest.
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