“Treasures of Mitla” with a traditional chocolate experience (tasting, transport & lunch included)
Explore the ruins of ancient Mitla led by a professional local tour guide! It was once the most famous religious center of Zapotecs. Find about the secret road to the tombs.
You will visit the handicraft market of Mitla. Get areal local experience and prices “for the locals”, in case you are looking for gifts. After the traditional lunch, time to explore another local treasure- chocolate. It has 4000 years of history. And it all started in… Mexico! What rituals did locals use to perform with chocolate? How did it serve for medicine? You will experience the full wonderful road of chocolate. From cocoa beans roasting and grinding to tasting. In addition, the differences between the different kinds of Oaxaca chocolate will be revealed. The local expert will show you a traditional, handmade way to make this “drink of the gods”.
- Archeological site of Mitla
- Handicraft market of Mitla
- Chocolate making experience (Santa Ana del Valle village)