Visit three towns outside of the city of Oaxaca and discover the craft makers Oaxaca is famous for! This half-day trip takes you by coach to
San Bartolo Coyotepec,
Santo Tomás Jalieza and
San Martin Tilcajete with a knowledgeable and friendly guide. You’ll learn about the history of each town in Oaxaca’s Central Valley as you get out to explore on foot, and meet the artisans who make the beautiful ceramics, belts, textiles, wood carvings and other handicrafts famous in the region.
- Local guide
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Professional guide
What To Expect
When your guide picks you up from your hotel 15 minutes prior 10am, board the comfortable vehicule to
San Bartolo Coyotepec, located just 20 minutes south of Oaxaca. Renowned for the beautiful black pottery produced by town artisans, Coyotepec features several dozen workshops where you can learn about these unique
black pottery artesanies made locally since pre-Columbian times.
Re-board the vehicule and drive another 20 minutes south to
Santo Tomás Jalieza, whose artisans are famous for using
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
please write your hotel name under comments , otherwise we meet at hotel quinta Real @09:50 am
please write your
Returns to original departure point at approximately 2:30pm
Written Reviews (2)
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This tour gave an intimate...
Kathryn H | Mar 2020
This tour gave an intimate and in-depth experience with three types of Oaxacan crafts. We watched hands-on creation of Black Clay Pottery, Alebrije Wood Carvings and Back-Strap Weaving.
I can tell my friends all about the artists who actually
Tour takes you to three...
William T | Jul 2019
Tour takes you to three of the best artisans in alebrijes, back-strap weaving, and barro negro. Sites are off the beaten track, but judging by the awards these artists have received they are not unknown to collectors and high-end vendors. Guide was
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Wheelchair accessible
- Hand Crafts available for purchase at local price
- Near public transportation
- Infant seats available
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