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The best things to do in Oaxaca

When thinking about what to do in Oaxaca, it’s best to start by taking a trip through time and visiting the ruins of Monte Alban. This Zapotec ceremonial site ranks among the top attractions in Oaxaca and offers visitors the chance to explore stunning temples, pyramids, and even an ancient astronomical observatory. The ruins are also located on a mountain top and offer and unbeatable view of the city of Oaxaca and the surrounding valley. Another of the most important places to visit in Oaxaca is Mitla, the region’s second most important Zapotec site.

Those interested in modern history will also find no shortage of stuff to do in Oaxaca. The city is a modern art hub and its avant-garde galleries provide an interesting contrast to the indigenous craft markets and brightly-painted homes found throughout the city. Also in the downtown area, visitors can find the Convent of Santo Domingo, one of the top Oaxaca attractions.

One of the top Oaxaca activities is visiting Hierve el Agua, a rock formation which looks like petrified waterfall. For more interesting things do in Oaxaca, take a look through the tips and recommendations from real travelers and locals on minube and discover all the top things to do in Oaxaca.

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