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Luis Ramirez Tours

Oaxaca, Mexico
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Knowledgeable, local, friendly tour guide

My boyfriend and I took 2 day tours with Luis, visiting nearly all the main attractions in the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
_kw_karenwu
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Rochester, New York
Amazing Day Trip in Oaxaca

As I only had a couple of days in Oaxaca, it was difficult to find a tour guide that was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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“safe driver” (13 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Oaxaca, Mexico

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I took 2 day tours with Luis, visiting nearly all the main attractions in the surrounding areas. My only criticism is that I wish he would take credit card, as we had to carry around large bills. His hourly price is fair...More

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Luis R, Propietario at Luis Ramirez Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

I am glad you enjoyed your visit; I am always looking for places that may be new to visitors. Email Luis to: toursinoax@gmail.com My phone number &/or text number is +52 (1) 951-118-45-34

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Reviewed 1 week ago

As I only had a couple of days in Oaxaca, it was difficult to find a tour guide that was accommodating and very responsive to my request. Luis did all that and beyond! Luis is an amazing guide and I thoroughly enjoyed my trip. The...More

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Luis R, Propietario at Luis Ramirez Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Email Luis to: toursinoax@gmail.com My phone number &/or text number is +52 (1)951-118-45-34 Thank you for your generous comments; I look forward to introducing you to a few new places next time you visit Oaxaca and when you need more information about any place of...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Luis was recommended to me by a local friend in Oaxaca. He took me and my family out on excursions on numerous occasions. Luis was fabulous with everyone – children, parents, and abuelos. He is very conscientious as a driver, a guide, and a host....More

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Luis R, Propietario at Luis Ramirez Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Email Luis to: toursinoax@gmail.com My phone number &/or text number is +52 (1)951-118-45-34 I really enjoyed showing you off-the-beaten-path sites in and around Oaxaca over the years. Hope to see you soon!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I found Luis on trip advisor and I must say he was brilliant . We exchanged a few messages and when the day arrived ... he was on time to pick us up and ready to drive us around. Soft spoken and fairly knowledgeable about...More

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Luis R, Propietario at Luis Ramirez Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your kind words. My wish is that you have a fabulous experience in Oaxaca with my help. I will be able to keep in touch with you via e-mail toursinoax@gmail.com or cell phone in Mexico my cell # is +52 (1) 951 118...More

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Reviewed February 25, 2018

Luis was easy to contact by email and text. His reviews are all fair and accurate -- he is knowledgeable, accomodating, prompt, reliable, and charges a fair price. His thoughtful explanations of what he knows were clear and easy to understand. He is interested in...More

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Luis R, Propietario at Luis Ramirez Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2018

I am deeply thankful with your kind comments and very happy to know that the tours were a highlight in your visit. Email Luis to: toursinoax@gmail.com I am on WhatsApp you can add me there: my cell # is +52 (1) 951 118 45 34

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Reviewed February 23, 2018

We hired Luis for two days and I would be thrilled to have had him as a guide for a week. Luis is extremely knowledgeable, and was always flexible and willing to work with our interests and last minute changes. In addition, he is a...More

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Luis R, Owner at Luis Ramirez Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2018

Email Luis to: toursinoax@gmail.com My phone number &/or text number is +52 (1)951-118-45-34 I will be able to keep in touch with you via e-mail or cell phone in Mexico. I personally design every one of my itineraries with the intent purpose of giving travelers...More

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Reviewed February 18, 2018

Luiz took my friend and me, on 2 separate days, touring the Oaxacan outlying villages. He is knowledgeable, warm, and open to sharing what his life is like as a Oaxacan native. We learned so much in a wonderfully, fun way. He clearly is working...More

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Luis R, Owner at Luis Ramirez Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2018

Email Luis to: toursinoax@gmail.com My phone number &/or text number is +52 (1)951-118-45-34 if there are any questions. .. I will be able to keep in touch with you via e-mail or cell phone in Mexico

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Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

We spent a wonderful sunny day with Luiz visiting Monte Alban and then a wood carving workshop. Luiz is completely fluent in English and in the history of the area. Monte Alban is an extraordinary and awesome site. Luiz provided many details about the construction...More

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Luis R, Owner at Luis Ramirez Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2018

Email Luis to: toursinoax@gmail.com My phone number &/or text number is +52 (1)951-118-45-34 if there are any questions. Thanks and please feel free to contact me anytime about anything

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Reviewed January 30, 2018

I, and two friends, were fortunate enough to spend two perfect days with Luis. In preparation for our arrival, he was extremely prompt and flexible in all our communications around possible itineraries. He arrived on time or perhaps even early on both days. He was...More

1  Thank Serendib333
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Luis R, Owner at Luis Ramirez Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2018

Email Luis to: toursinoax@gmail.com My phone number &/or text number is +52 (1)951-118-45-34 if there are any questions. Thanks and please feel free to contact me anytime about anything

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Reviewed January 27, 2018

We took a great day trip to Monte Alban, an old monastery, and some artisan villages with Luis. Luis was on time picking us up in morning and we moved through our tours at a nice pace and didn't feel any pressure to have to...More

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Luis R, Owner at Luis Ramirez Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2018

Email Luis to: toursinoax@gmail.com Thank you for visiting Luis Ramirez tours in Oaxaca. It was energizing for me to spend the day with someone who appreciated my city so much. My phone number &/or text number is +52 (1)951-118-45-34 if there are questions

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Response from Luis R | Property representative |
I have posted my email account in each comment that visitors have given me. Feel free to send me an email if you have any questions or would like to know more about what I do. I can not include website links in this answer... More
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March 11, 2015|
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Response from Emily K | Reviewed this property |
Hi, there! The email I have is toursinoax@gmail ... happy travels :-)
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