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Travelian Tours

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San Miguel de Allende 37765, Mexico
+52 415 100 2798
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An amazing 12 day tour of Chiapas with four friends

We spent 12 days visiting the highlights of Chiapas. Our tour included Mayan ruins, jungle walks... read more

Reviewed 10 March 2018
nataliestern
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Ottawa, Canada
Excellent 2.5 week tour, half Travelian standard, half custom for us

Excellent 2.5 week tour, half Travelian standard, half custom for us. Fine attention to our... read more

Reviewed 18 December 2017
swc156
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Kaneohe, Hawaii
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Since its inception in 2009, Travelian Tours has offered travelers an extraordinary way to discover Mexico’s remarkable ancient history, biodiversity, intellectual cultural richness and diversity of its people. Travelian’s sensitive and responsible approach to travel has placed our travelers in the flow of local life and brought them closer to Mexico’s people and cultures, providing opportunities for spontaneity and camaraderie. We carefully select locations that offer cultural significance and natural beauty. Our tours are impeccably researched and organized, offering the best local cuisine, hotels, and modern secure transportation. We travel comfortably in small groups to each location, taking meandering routes and intriguing detours to allow for a slower pace to explore nature and culture in depth. We hire local guides both for their knowledge and to give us their point of view about life in each area we visit. We strive to offer tours that are enjoyable, enriching, and exciting, giving our travelers an opportunity to discover the heart of Mexico.
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San Miguel de Allende 37765, Mexico
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Reviewed 10 March 2018

We spent 12 days visiting the highlights of Chiapas. Our tour included Mayan ruins, jungle walks, tours by boat on rivers, visiting shamans, weavers and museums. Starting with a flight from Mexico City we flew to atuxla, and from there travelled in a very comfortable...More

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TravelianTours, Manager at Travelian Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Dear Natalie, thank you very much for your kind review. I'm very happy to know that you enjoyed the tour, and also your husband and friends. We look forward to serving you again in the near future! Warmly, Rodrigo Lopez.

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Reviewed 18 December 2017

Excellent 2.5 week tour, half Travelian standard, half custom for us. Fine attention to our interests and needs, excellent local guides and a wonderful over-all guide in Rodrigo. Well paced, excellent food and accommodations, terrific driver, fine choices of activities and places to visit, from...More

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Reviewed 27 October 2017

I have travelled with many fine tour groups but Travelian is the best! I am an avid birder and I have found Rodrigo and his assembled local bird guides to be some of the best around. Their knowledge of the local haunts and habitats of...More

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TravelianTours, Manager at Travelian Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Dear Mr. Singleton, thank you very much for your review on our Tripadvisor's profile. I think is wonderful when the travelers enjoy the journey as much as we as your guides do! Thank you again, and see you in the field! Yours, Rodrigo Lopez.

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Reviewed 31 August 2017

I enjoyed a very rich and diverse 5-day tour of Mexico City, Xochicalco and Tepoztlan. Led by the gracious and highly personable Rodrigo Lupez Valdes, who ensured every detail was attended to, we saw Frida Kahlo's house, exquisite museums, the lush botanical garden, the pyramids...More

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TravelianTours, Manager at Travelian Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2017

Dear Catherine, thank you very much for your review! It was a delightful trip for me too. We need to keep working on the Fiasco Tours project! Abrazos, Rodrigo.

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Reviewed 22 August 2017

I went on a five-day tour with Rodrigo Valdez, the owner of Travelian Tours, from August 17th to August 21st. We visited Frido Kahlo's house in Mexico City, and other art museums that featured her work, and the work of other fine Mexican artists. We...More

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TravelianTours, Manager at Travelian Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2017

Dear Carolyn, hola! Thank you very much for joining us on this adventure, your comments are very much appreciated, I loved the part that says: "He's a calm and patient presence" :) It is always great to serve such a friendly, kind, and educated travelers...More

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Reviewed 9 March 2017

Rodrigo is an excellent organizer and guide. Travelian is an outstanding tour organization. The detail and knowledge of the sites, as well as, off the beaten attractions is fabulous. The flexibility and attention the the client and their desires is great.

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Reviewed 2 March 2017

I had the pleasure of arranging and taking a three day customized trip to three Bioreserves in and around Michoacán with Rodrigo Lopez and Travelian to visit the butterfliy colonies at El Rosario as well as two other sites. Rodrigo is extremely knowledgeable, easy to...More

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Reviewed 28 February 2017

This three-day trip was difficult to fully understand on the itinerary we were given. The trip started promptly at 7:00, and not on Mexico time. We toured amazing and diverse sights, with generally short drives, although we did have two long ones at the start...More

Thank Miles S
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Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Our group of 8 (four couples) engaged Travelian Tours to organize a three day/two night trip to experience the Monarch butterfly migration, originating in San Miguel. Rodrigo Lopez and his team did a spectacular job. Every detail - from breakfast on our (very nice Mercedes)...More

Thank Betty H
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Reviewed 16 February 2017

Rodrigo organized and lead a three day trip to visit Piedra Herrada, Sierra Chincua and El Rosario Monarch Reserves for our group of six people. The experience was magical. Rodrigo and his team did an excellent job of organizing all the details of the trip...More

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Glenn F
21 December 2016|
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Hi Glenn, Thank you for posting this very good question. The hiking is demanding and requieres you to be in good physical condition. We recommend taking a horse uphill (which are tame, and safe, and led by one person each... More
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