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Traditions Mexico Cultural Journeys

Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
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Full Day Tortilla Food of the Soul Tour
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Cultural day tours and extended tours in an undiscovered Mexico. Since 1996 pioneering small group journeys into the world of indigenous traditions, folk art, food and festivals of Southern Mexico. Our expertly guided, off-the-beaten track journeys take travelers into Zapotec, Mayan and Mixtec villages, home workshops, festivals, smokey kitchens filled with good food and into an authentic world seldom visited by outsiders.
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“oaxacan coast” (6 reviews)
“fiber arts” (4 reviews)
“tortillas” (14 reviews)
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Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
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"oaxacan coast"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Last week I took the Timeless Cuisine tour with two other people. Our guide, Tono, was knowledgeable, personable, and respectful of the local people. We first visited the Teotitlán Market and then made chocolate with a local family, next we visited a family in Santa...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I, plus a solo traveler, took the "Timeless Cuisine" tour led by Toño. My only criticisms were that there was no cheese-making demonstration (this was originally listed on the website as part of this tour) and, although I very much enjoyed the...More

Thank _kw_karenwu
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TraditionsMex, Owner at Traditions Mexico Cultural Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for coming on our tour and I'm thrilled to learn that it was a highlight of your Oaxaca trip. As for the missing pieces, we have switched the cheese making for the mezcal distillery visit (website updated) as we always work to...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked onto our traditions tour after being disappointed with our Monte Alban Tour from one of the main providers. Our traditions tour with Tonio as our guide could not have been better. He was an excellent guide with perfect English, translating very freely between...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the "Folk Arts - Great Masters" tour led by Alex -and what a day! The artisans visited were inspiring and informative. We travelled in a small group by an air conditioned SUV very comfortable. A great lunch was included. There was no pressure...More

Thank Heather T
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Reviewed March 15, 2018

I returned last week from Traditions Mexico's Profound Oaxaca trip. I had a fantastic trip and would highly recommend it to anyone who wants to visit the State of Oaxaca beyond Oaxaca city. Our guide, Antonio, was wonderful -- he was a great guide in...More

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Reviewed March 12, 2018

We were fortunate enough to have Tono for the Friday Food tour and Saturday Folk Arts tour. He is a gracious, intelligent, Globally experienced, informed, and wonderful host/guide. Also, both tours were very well curated to visit very talented and inviting families- both for food...More

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Reviewed February 25, 2018

Alex was prompt, super friendly, knowledgable and made everyone comfortable. After collecting us from our hotels we drove to the ‎⁨Tlacolula⁩ Market. Here we had a shopping list of items to collect. Chilis, tomatoes, tomatillos, garlic, squash blossoms, avocado, cheese, pepitas, and a small bag...More

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Reviewed February 24, 2018

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Reviewed February 23, 2018

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Reviewed February 22, 2018 via mobile

Definitely enjoyed our Food Tour last Friday! Antonio picked us up promptly from the Hostel and throughout the day was very patient with Translating everything the Artisans told him especially with the Mezcalero (which had long explanations). The Chocolate Making and tasting homemade Mole was...More

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veronicardehoyos
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Response from TraditionsMexico2017 | Property representative |
Hi Veronica, We are happy to give you further information. Please write us an email (you´ll find it on our website) traditionsmexico. All the best, Ana Paula
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