(7 Days - Departs Daily on a Private Basis) Oaxaca, San Miguel de Allende & Guanajuato
This tour spends a week exploring two of Mexico’s most beautiful and culturally-rich destinations. Begin in Oaxaca, one of Mexico’s best destinations for gastronomy and traditional arts. Explore the plazas, food markets and back streets of the colonial center and visit art galleries and folk art shops. Spend a day exploring the surrounding valleys with your private guide, including visits to local Indian markets and craft villages. Your guide will introduce you to the most noted local artisans specializing in black pottery, wood carvings, textiles and more. Also explore Zapotec and Mixtec ruins in the region. Sample local specialties such as Oaxacan chocolate and cheese, visit a Mezcal distillery or learn how to make mole sauces.
Next, fly to Mexico City for the drive to enchanting San Miguel de Allende, the base for exploring Mexico’s colonial heartland. Enjoy a privately-guided tour of town, best known for its cobblestone backstreets lined with beautiful colonial buildings, high quality local crafts and folk art, contemporary galleries, design and antique shops, lively markets, excellent restaurants, interesting small museums, and beautiful homes and gardens. Spend one day on a private excursion to Guanajuato, a picture-perfect UNESCO-listed town.
Arrival transfer to hotel for 3 nights. Private introductory afternoon tour
Full-day excursion to local craft villages, markets and ancient ruins
Continue touring Oaxaca and environs. Option for Oaxacan cooking class
Oaxaca – Mexico City – San Miguel de Allende
Transfer and flight to Mexico City. Transfer overland to San Miguel for 3 nights. En route, tour colonial city of Queretero
San Miguel de Allende
Private morning tour of San Miguel de Allende. Afternoon at leisure
San Miguel de Allende & Guanajuato
Private excursion to Guanajuato and Dolores Hidalgo
Depart Leon or Mexico City
Private airport transfer
Camino Real Oaxaca
San Miguel de Allende:
Casa de Sierra Nevada
Per person (double occupancy)
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Private touring with your own personal guides and drivers
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All Artisans of Leisure tours are private and depart daily.
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