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Journeys Beyond the Surface - Oaxaca

San Bartolo Coyotepec, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
+52 1 951 204 5567
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Experience of a lifetime

It’s hard to put into words the depth of the experience, I feel as if our 2 day journey with Masha... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Helene S
New Orleans, Louisiana
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Loved every minute!

Amazing demonstrations in artisans homes including black pottery, copal wood carving, loom textiles... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Custom-designed private tours for one or more people, economical and flexible. After the success of our Mexico City tours, Mahsa has developed a particular range of tours specific to Oaxaca, focusing on everything from handicrafts to cooperative businesses, including village visits to meet healers, midwives, artisans and artists, trying street food, and walking tours that take you through neighborhoods, parks, markets and ancient alleys, to the side of Oaxaca beyond the sight of most tourists.
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“walking tour” (11 reviews)
“black pottery” (13 reviews)
“her sister” (4 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
San Bartolo Coyotepec, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
+52 1 951 204 5567

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s hard to put into words the depth of the experience, I feel as if our 2 day journey with Masha was something really special, an immersive experience into a culture amazingly vibrant. She is a thoughtful ambassador to the lovely city and villages of...More

Thank Helene S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing demonstrations in artisans homes including black pottery, copal wood carving, loom textiles and embroidery. All talented craftspeople, detailed demonstrators and kind hosts. We especially enjoyed the dried flower artist and her two daughters. Mahsa is warm, wonderful and knowledgeable and Fidel was our excellent...More

Thank ChicagoAmyG
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Mahsa set up a curated tour of some of the best artisans in Oaxaca Valley as well as some ruins. We were a group of four artist women, and we loved every minute. We loved our trip to Oaxaca but the tour with Mahsa and...More

Thank graceangel67
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We traveled to Tule, Teotitlán del Valle, and Tlacolula with Mahsa. We found her to be a very warm and authentic person with a great deal of knowledge about life in the villages of Oaxaca and esteem for the rich culture that abounds. Because she...More

Thank shumsker
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

We took package to south of Oaxaca on a Friday and had the opportunity to visit San Bartolo Coyotepec, San Martin Tilcajete, San Martin Jalieza: backstrap loom and the Ocotlan market . Mahsa was really knowledgeable and gave us great insights into the cultural practices...More

Thank Yu X
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We truly enjoyed our experience with Mahsa. After working together via e-mail to come up with the right plan for our family, with 2 teen boys, we were ready to go. We met Mahsa and her driver and were taken to the Tule tree first....More

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Reviewed 3 September 2017

We spent a wonderful day exploring the different sights of Oaxaca with Mahsa. Oaxaca is rich in art, culture, architecture and fantastic food and was our favourite place in Mexico. Mahsa knows the city so well and given how much there is to see, a...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Overwhelmed by so much to see and do in Oaxaca, we thought it bestir start with a tour of Centro. We chose Journeys Beyond the Surface because it promised more than the general tour. We started our first tour with Mahsa in Centro at Sanchez...More

Thank Laura M
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Mahsa is an amazing guide, she takes you to see the real Oaxaca, and is very flexible. Every restaurant and recommendation of what to do was on point. I highly recommend booking a tour with her.

Thank lezepeda
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Mahsa offers a personalized tour with wide ranging knowledge and information along with great connections in the communities you choose to visit. She accommodated our unique interests and is an excellent communicator. Our visit to Oaxaca was definitely enriched in a day well spent with...More

Thank Bix M
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Dear Sue, Please write the listed email directly for information Regards, Mahsa
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