Mitla, San Pablo Villa de Mitla

Visit the ancient archaeological site of Mitla, the most notable relic of the Zapotec culture. Situated in the area that was inhabited by the Zapotec perhaps as early as 900 BCE, the site was a religious center and contains ruins from the 13th and 14th centuries. Take a guided tour of the ruins to learn about the ancient city’s rich history and cultural heritage. Admire the impressive structures, adorned with intricate stone mosaics and geometric designs, distinguishing them from other ruins in Mexico. Plan to visit Mitla during your San Pablo Villa de Mitla vacation using our convenient San Pablo Villa de Mitla trip itinerary maker app .
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  • September 28, 2017
    We spent about 90 minutes exploring the site of Milta. It’s small compared to some of the other Mexican ruins, however it’s beautifully built and worth a visit if you are passing. I would not take a s...  more »
  • September 13, 2017
    I love the way they look the death. They thought that a soul always change bodies. It is a belief apart from reincarnition.  more »
  • September 10, 2017
    The history of Mexico is very broad, we have many important archaeological sites. We are fortunate to have this cultural diversity. I like this area because even the construction techniques used by our ancestors, and as a knowledge linked to the observation of nature
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  • June 20, 2017
    It's a very well conserved archeological site, has incredible views and the guided tour is excellent. There is an artisan market to buy clothes and food while you visit.
  • June 11, 2017
    Worth checking out on the way to hierve el agua, but not as impressive as most other ruins in Mexico.
  • December 28, 2016
    The only place worth visiting here. The rooms are beautiful and well preserved, the detail on the walls is beautiful. No two decorations are alike! Also really enjoyed the plant life, especially the cactuses used as fences!
  • May 22, 2017
    It's extremely average. Would not recommend
  • June 17, 2017
    Smaller than Monte Alban but really impressing

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