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Albert Coffee Archaeotours - Day Tours

San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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The way to see the Ruins here

It was very easy to deal with Albert. Studied this stuff at LSU and has since worked at the area... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Doug P
,
Houston, Texas
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A fascinating tour with expert commentary by Albert Coffee

I just went to visit the pyramids near Mexico City and thought I wouldn't have to see the ones near... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
sfwon
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san francisco
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Albert Coffee Archaeotours, based in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, specializes in day trips to Canada de la Virgen and other sites in the state of Guanajuato. Our tours are guided by actual archaeologists, experts who have excavated Mesoamerican sites, like archaeologist Albert Coffee. One-day excursions to archaeological zones like Peralta and Plazuelas are also offered.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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"fascinating site"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was very easy to deal with Albert. Studied this stuff at LSU and has since worked at the area sites. Everyone in town confirmed he is the best for this. He was knowledgeable and entertaining. Clearly respected by the locals. Easy to rate a...More

Thank Doug P
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I just went to visit the pyramids near Mexico City and thought I wouldn't have to see the ones near San Miguel, I'm glad I got to see both. There was so much to learn about the cultures and purpose of the pyramids, Mr. Coffee...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful tour! Albert went out of his way to provide a top notch tour for us! The best there is. He is a wealth of information. I can't imagine any one else doing a better job.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Albert is an archaeologist from the Lousiana who has studied this ruin and knows the archaeologists who are restoring it. I could not absorb all the information he was giving us, but have now gone online to continue reading about this fascinating ruin. Due to...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Albert went out of his way to accommodate our group for a tour of the archaeological site he worked on. He is encyclopedia knowledgeable but able to share that with lay folks like us! He also has a dry sense of humor and the tour...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The whole process is very organized from contacting Albert to booking a tour followed by smooth logistics getting to and from the site. Our group consisted of nine people which was perfect for walking up and back from the site and to be able to...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We heard about Albert from locals (ex-pats) who raved about his tour. We weren't disappointed. Albert was enthusiastic, knowledgeable, and interesting to listen and talk to. He brings first hand knowledge of the excavation and history of the site with interesting bits about the people...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The 2 mile walk UP to the site was a bit rough; however, Mr. Coffee has several spots where he stopped to give us more information. He was extremely knowledgeable and had worked on the site. It will be interesting to see the results of...More

Thank Patricia S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife had a great tour with Albert. He was very knowledgeable, and although he must have done this tour hundreds of time, he still kept it interesting and informative. His sense of humour was a good touch. The site itself is an archaeological treasure....More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Albert is an excellent guide. He is very informative and friendly. He has a true passion for this amazing site. I would highly recommend that if you are in the area you spend some time with Albert learning about the pyramid and the people that...More

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Diane B
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