Guided tour

Oaxaca: Guided City Walking Tour

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Activity provider: PARAISO HUATULCO

Oaxaca: Guided City Walking Tour

Activity provider: PARAISO HUATULCO

From US$ 47.03 per person

Get to know the culture of Oaxaca starting with a visit to the Temple of Santo Domingo. Continue on foot over the Tourist Walkway to the center of the city and finish with the visit to the market, where you can enjoy the rich local cuisine.

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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Pickup included
Your hotel in the center of Oaxaca. Your guide will be waiting for you in the lobby wearing a blue shirt with the local partner's logo on it.
Wheelchair accessible


  • Visit the temple of Santo Domingo de Guzmán, a beautiful example of Baroque Mexico
  • Stroll along the wonderful cobbled streets in through a green quarry and along the tourist boardwalk
  • Enjoy the rich cuisine that Oaxaca offers in the 20 de Noviembre Market
Full description
Start the tour with a visit to the Temple of Santo Domingo de Guzmán, an important monument and one of the most beautiful examples of Baroque architecture in Mexico. Enter the regional museum of Oaxaca and see exhibits of Mixtec and Zapotec archeology alongside treasures from Grave No 7 of Monte Albán. Continue on foot to one of the main streets in the city of Oaxaca. Follow the cobblestone street through a green quarry that opens up onto the Tourist Walkway. Explore Santo Domingo de Guzmán and head into the central part of the city, passing by various museums, galleries, craft shops, and restaurants on the way. When you arrive in the center, enjoy a mixture of band and Marimba music in the Constitution Garden. End this magical tour with a visit to the Benito Juarez Market. Shop for black clay handicrafts, alebrijes, and typical costumes from the 8 regions of the state of Oaxaca. Sample local products including Mole Oaxaqueño, Tlayudas, Mezcal, Chocolate, Quesillo, and Chapulines in the 20 de Noviembre Market. Then pass through the main meat aisle where you will not be able to leave without tasting some of Oaxaca's delicious cuisine.
  • Air-conditioned transportation
  • Bilingual tour guide
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Tickets
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Cash

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility
  • No pets allowed
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4.5 /5

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Spanish speaking guide, very knowledgeable and informative.

March 27, 2022

September 2, 2021

Lovely guide full of enthusiasm. Great way to get your boring

December 27, 2019

Product ID: 279057