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Monte Alban Day Trip from Oaxaca

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3 hoursMobile & paper tickets accepted

Discover what makes the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Monte Alban one of greatest archeological sites in the Oaxaca Valley! This 3-hour tour takes you by comfortable coach to the nearby ruins, which rest on a panoramic mountaintop with views of Oaxaca. Your professional guide will lead a tour through the vast complex filled with pyramids, ceremonial rock carvings, a huge ball court and 170 excavated tombs. Round-trip hotel transport is included.

What's Included

  • Local English- and Spanish-speaking guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entry/Admission - Monte Alban
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities

What to expect

Monte Alban, whose name means ‘White Mountain,’ is located on a vast mountaintop expanse with spectacular 360-degree views of the city and surrounding Oaxaca Valley. Designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site, along with Oaxaca City, the pre-Columbian archeological site is considered the most magnificent of the region’s ancient ruins.

Upon pickup from your hotel at 10am, travel by comfortable coach to the site, located approximately 20 minutes away. You’ll explore the immense and well-preserved

The Location

Where To Go

Oaxaca hotels. If staying at a residency/house, meeting point is Hotel Quinta Real in the historical center.
Traveler pickup is offered

Pick up is available for all the hotels downtown, please write your hotel name under comments. otherwise we meet at

Departure time



Southern Mexico, Mexico

Return details

Returns to original departure point

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • It is recommended that you wear comfortable shoes and clothing
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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