Cozoaltepec: Church of 20th century w/ Gavilan Mountain Tour

Cozoaltepec: Church of 20th century w/ Gavilan Mountain Tour

Because is one of the unique Tours that have history about the Real Mexico and Ancestral Culture the is the Zapotec people one of the 16 etnic groups that we have in Oaxaca State.
Is to many Tour Operatos around Puerto Escondido but belive me no buddy do this kind of activities, that is why we say then is unique.

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Mexico

Our Tour will begin at 8:00 in the morning, passing us by you to your hotels that are located within this Tourist Destination that is Puerto Escondido Oaxaca Mexico, later we will take highway number 200 or also called the coastal highway heading to the South East of Mexico As in all our 39 Experiences between Tours and Excursions, the Driver Guide will talk about the history of the different communities that we will be passing from the real Mexico driving approximately 40 minutes without stopping and talking how the local people live in this region.

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: Santa Maria Tonameca, Santa Maria Tonameca, Southern Mexico

Upon reaching the community of Santa Elena we will take a deviation to the left of the coastal road to begin to enter in the Municipality of Tonameca, we will pass in some intresting communities such as San Juanito, La Botija, Palma Larga or more depending on the interest that is this living at the time of the Tour (just in case that we see someting intresting we can stop to take just a few pictures)but on the itinirerary we pass all this area without stopping, we get in the car 30 minutes.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: San Francisco, San Francisco, Pacific Coast

Then we will arrive at our first main point which is the Municipal Agency of San Francisco Cozoaltepec Province of Oaxaca with approximately 2200 people also called Cradle of Zapotec Culture , in this intresting Rural Community we will spend approximatelly 2 hours introducing our self with the local people, visiting the Church of 1963, visiting the Municipal Palace, take some real mexican breakfeast, (food and drinks is not included) and take some time to walk and exploring around this intresting area.

Later we will continue by some special transportation, 4 by 4 truck, ATV´s, horses, all depending how the dirt road is in the time that we do the Tour, we will continue go up The South Sierra Madre, for half an hour, then we stop for 10 minutes to admire the first view point of Los Mangales to take some beautifful pictures, then we continue and other 20 minutes to get to our second main point, once we are in the highest viewpoint, Our second main point of the Tour.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Puerto Escondido, Puerto Escondido, Southern Mexico

Between the Gavilan Mountain to return to Puerto Escondido we will get 2 more hours when we finish the history of Don Tristano de Arellano, a good connoisseur of the fertility of the Bajo, was tempted by greed and wanted to deprive the indigenous people of their land to form a Hacienda, for that purpose he went to the Viceroy in request of the respective property title, the viceroy in reply dispatched what next, the Viceroy of New Spain lets the Mayor of Huatulco in Antequera know that Don Tristáno de Arellano, the trustee of Tututepec, made a request to them for certain lands in the lower part of Pochutla, in order to possess them as property and apparently what Hereby said we send to inform that the said lands belong to some people and if there will be any damage to the indigenous people and after said investigation together with our opinion, we will send it so that what is appropriate can be provided.

Informacion Adicional
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Near public transportation"
"Infant seats available"
"Not recommended for travelers with back problems"
"Not recommended for pregnant travelers"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers"
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Social distancing enforced throughout experience"
"Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas"
"Gear/equipment sanitized between use"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Guides required to regularly wash hands"
"Regular temperature checks for staff"
"Proof of COVID-19 vaccination required for travelers"
"COVID-19 vaccination required for guides"
"Our company has all the health protocols, sanitizers, antibacterial gel, alcohol, face masks, all Guides drivers are vaccinated against covid 19"

Hora de Inicio:
Confirm time with the local provider in advance of your experience.
Cozoaltepec: Church of 20th century w/ Gavilan Mountain Tour
9/26/2021 - 10/6/2023
Monday - Sunday : 08:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Duración: 5 Hours
Lugar de comienzo: Traveler pickup is offered
We can pickup travelers at any hotel around inside of Puerto Escondido area

Cancelaciones y devoluciones: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Landing and facility fees
  • Included land transportation for 4 to 10 people, regular cars or minivans

No Incluye

  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Not included gratitudes


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