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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. Put Mitla on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our San Pablo Villa de Mitla trip itinerary planner.
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  • Unesco heritage site from 2010, it's a site-Columbian Zapotec, perhaps considered to be less than the others, but no less important for content and storage. If you could consider the political part of monte Alban, Mitla era one could consider the religious part, still worth a visit and the chance to do it with a good guide.
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  • A small archaeological site close to wing is city of Oaxaca, has a beautiful and well-preserved architecture, without doubt is one of the sites to visit when you are in Oaxaca.
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  • Very nice place that really changes the usual archaeological sites. The monuments are beautiful and very well-preserved.
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