Wayak is here to offer you the best Monte Alban tours for small groups available. There is no better way to really experience first-hand the magic that is Mexico, than with us. Monte Alban is an archeological site near Oaxaca that will take your breath away; read on and see for yourself all that you will get when traveling with us to this place.
Monte Alban is located just 10 kilometers West of the capital of Oaxaca, on a small plateau on one of the peaks overlooking the valley, 400 meters high. Certainly in its heyday, it was a good place for military surveillance. Come unearth the mysteries of this place with our Monte Alban tours for small groups, contact us to know more.
Get up early for breakfast, climb the mountain and admire one of the most impressive archaeological sites in the country, declared World Heritage in 1987. This mountain grows small trees in flowering season, making it white top, hence the name Monte Alban. Our guide will tell you so much more during your Monte Alban tours for small groups.
The restoration done by the National Institute of Anthropology and History has restored the splendor of its buildings, notably the Great Plaza, a great plain where you can rotate 360 degrees and admire temples, palaces and ball game courts. Nowhere else will you experience such a magical place than with pour Monte Alban tours for small groups.
In the southwest corner is a temple with the famous carved stone headstones popularly called The Dancers, though recent archaeological studies suppose that these could be a medical treaty documenting some types of birth defects. Draw your own conclusion when you come visit with our Monte Alban tours for small groups. We assure you, you'll love it.
Near the entrance of the archaeological site is the museum that will point you to the treasures of MonteAlban. Major archaeological discoveries have been more than 170 burials, according to experts, this were for individuals of high political or religious hierarchy in theZapotec civilization. Our guides have all the information that you need.
Zapoteca Heritage (Monte Albán)