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Best Tour Guide I have ever experienced

I first met and spent 4 days with Suzanne in 2006. Suzanne and her husband were relatively new to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jock K
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Portland, Oregon
Great private tour of Oaxaca sites

My sister, her 2 kids (ages 11 and 14) and I took two day tours with Suzanne as our guide. One to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
AKwanderer77
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Southeast Alaska
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We are a small company dedicated to providing a high-quality service, eager to share with you our love for Oaxaca, its people, and rich cultural heritage. We will adapt our tours to suit your needs. Whether you’re interested in culture, food, nature, handicrafts, archaeology, or architecture, we’ll be happy to guide you to the best Oaxaca has to offer. We look forward to sharing with you the Oaxaca we know and love!
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“great birds” (2 reviews)
“local sites” (2 reviews)
“tule tree” (4 reviews)
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Oaxaca, Mexico
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"great birds"
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"local sites"
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"tule tree"
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"his enthusiasm"
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"monte alban"
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"her husband"
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"an amazing guide"
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"private tour"
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"arts and crafts"
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"wealth of information"
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"great trip"
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"el tule"
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"flora and fauna"
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"walking tour"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I first met and spent 4 days with Suzanne in 2006. Suzanne and her husband were relatively new to the business, however, the 4 days my wife and I (and a friend) spent with her in Oaxaca and the surrounding area were really terrific. She...More

Thank Jock K
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Suzanne B, Owner at Discover Oaxaca Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It was such a pleasure to see you again after so many years and get a chance to show you some of the old favorites and a few new sites. I hope you won't wait so long before your next visit!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My sister, her 2 kids (ages 11 and 14) and I took two day tours with Suzanne as our guide. One to Monte Alban and Tlacolula market and one to three artisan villages. She even arranged an opportunity for us to paint our own alejibres,...More

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Suzanne B, Owner at Discover Oaxaca Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I had a great time with you and your family! I'm so glad you all enjoyed your stay in Oaxaca. It was fun painting alebrijes with you and showing you around some of my favorite places. I would love to see you back in Oaxaca...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed a three-hour Oaxaca City Walking Tour with Benito. He is knowledge, easy to talk with and astute at taking clues from his clients. I love museums and my husband not so much. Benito found just the right blend of experience and information....More

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Suzanne B, Owner at Discover Oaxaca Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're so pleased to hear that you enjoyed the walking tour with Benito. We love Oaxaca so much, it's a joy to share it with people who are interested in learning about its history and culture.

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Reviewed March 19, 2018

Benito Hernandez was an absolutely superb guide for my wife and myself concering a multitude of archaeological sites, excavated and unexcavated, around Oaxaca. His charge for the day was more than reasonable. He kinew his material very well and was especially personable. He even took...More

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Reviewed March 17, 2018

Benito guided us on a wonderful birding trip into the mountains north of Oaxaca. Our group four was of widely varying birding experience and Benito designed a trip to satisfy all of us. We saw a number of endemics and hard to see species but...More

Thank Maria B
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Reviewed March 7, 2018

Four of us spent a day birding with Benito and we all enthusiastically enjoyed the experience. We saw lots of great birds and found our guides knowledge of birds, local culture, anthropology and archeology an added benefit to the day. This is one of the...More

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Reviewed March 5, 2018

In addition to our interest in Mexican culture we are enthusiastic birders, so we were pleased to learn from the Discover Oaxaca Tours website that they offered tours catering to both. In our case we chose a tour featuring Monte Alban. It worked out perfectly....More

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Reviewed February 17, 2018

My mother and I were fortunate to spend a week in Oaxaca with Suzanne and Benito. They are kind, generous, multi-lingual, and highly educated people -- truly the ideal guides! I cannot imagine a Oaxaca trip without them. I am an independent person and a...More

Thank Kelly H
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Reviewed January 2, 2018

My husband and I had a wonderful 2 days touring , markets, churches, Archeological sites, craft villages and the famous Tule tree with Benito as our guide. His depth of knowledge and love for his culture made our time together delightful and interesting. He had...More

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Reviewed November 28, 2017

We loved our two days with Benito. His passion for archeology, nature and Oaxaca life and culture is evident in everything he does. He is knowledgeable, warm and interesting to talk with and ensures the experiences he provides truly meets the needs of his clients....More

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