Cultural & Theme Tours in Puerto Escondido

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Puerto Escondido Oaxaca Mexico has a millennial history, the 16 ethnic groups that inhabit the State of Oaxaca demonstrate how beautiful it has been to survive these last 8000 years of history in the all rural communities and even practicing the Traditions of miles of years, in the moment then you reach Puerto Escondido we invite you to explore an interesting Tour with your friends of your Travel Agency Excursiones Turisticas de Valfred and visit the Municipality of Santa María Colotepec and some of their rural communities from this Tourist Destination, and when you know its views and surroundings of the Pacific Ocean, and the South Sierra Madre you will love exploring all its territorial extension, when you arrive at your hotel, we will gladly visit you and give you all the detailed information of this Excursion, so, that you take an extraordinary experience and live the best Tour of your life.
We start Our Tour at 8:00 a.m come for you to your hotel, and We will go to the south-east direction of Puerto Escondido, it is advisable to bring comfortable clothes, swimsuit if you like to get wet  in the Colotepec River, camera, towels, hats, and much desire to have fun and explore that enigmatic place, we will pass by the bridge that crosses the Colotepec River and we will go to the municipal head of Santa Maria Colotepec, We will stop a few minutes in the pantheon and to know some history of syncretism that still is practiced as uses and customs in these places with the local people.We will continue driving to see the peanut plantations, Jamaica, papaya and sesame seed, we will visit the small rural community of La Ceiba, where, if is available, we will taste a cured mezcal (drink type tequila) and visit a small chapel, the Driver- Guide will give the whole history of the local way of life, in Spanish or English, We will visit El Bajo, El Vitonchino, El Banco, Arroyo el Zapote, all these rural communities before arriving at the Municipal Head of Santa María Colotepec.Arriving at Santa María Colotepec, we will have the opportunity to visit a sixteenth-century ruined church, as well as its history, and visit the modern church that replaced the old one, the Municipal Palace, and some archaeological stones that have been found, if is available We will also visit some local houses where they still have archaeological pieces from the ancient history of the different ethnic groups that still exist, then we will enjoy the local gastronomy in one of the small local places where they sell tasty, authentic food of the region, coexisting with the local people, making a small walk around this Village even to the natural it is yet.We will continue Our Tour through other communities, such as Las Carretas, Los Naranjos, Piedras Negras, El Camalote, and at one of these points We will stop to get wet for a while in the river, we will walk along a suspension bridge to be able to go down to the river.After this point we will return to Puerto Escondido, concluding Our Tour, leaving you at your respective hotels at approximately 14:00 p.m. 

What’s included

  • National Park fees
  • Beverages
  • Bottled water
  • Breakfast
  • Food tasting
  • Driver/guide
  • Local guide
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel drop-off
  • Hotel pickup
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Coffee and/or Tea

What’s not included

  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Gratuities
  • Lunch