Mitla, San Pablo Villa de Mitla

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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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  • Very interesting site, starting with walking past the amazing patterns and reflecting upon the skills the craftsmen had. Various buildings to observe and a couple of underground tombs which are access...  more »
  • It is one of the 5 magic towns of Oaxaca, a very quiet, safe place, transport and food very cheap, as well as delicious. For the tour, there are local guides that you can contact for knowing Mitla.
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  • Loved the details on the walls and even the surrounding area is picturesque. Going inside the tomb with the cross carved in side was also interesting! There are guides available to hire on site. I wou...  more »
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