Recent Searches
Clear

Top Oaxaca Half-day Tours

Saved to wishlist!
Dates
Select Dates
Full-day Tours
Full-day Tours
Cultural Tours
Cultural Tours
Markets
Markets
Adventure Tours
Private and Luxury
Private and Luxury
Sightseeing Tours
Sightseeing Tours
City Tours
City Tours
Volunteer Tours
Volunteer Tours
Archaeology Tours
Archaeology Tours
Eco Tours
Eco Tours
Photography Tours
Photography Tours
Day Trips
Day Trips
Shopping Tours
Shopping Tours
Walking Tours
Walking Tours
Architecture Tours
Architecture Tours
Car Tours
Car Tours
Chocolate Tours
Chocolate Tours
Historical Tours
Historical Tours
Water Tours
Water Tours
Culinary & Gourmet Tour
Culinary & Gourmet Tour
When are you traveling?
Select Dates
Popular
Search experiences that may have limited interaction with crowds.
Search experiences with increased health and safety practices.
Search tours and activities you can do from home.

You are viewing Virtual Experiences in Oaxaca. See more Virtual Experiences around the globe. 🌎

Price
$0
$500+
Duration
Time of Day
RatingClear
Specials

99 results | All Oaxaca Tours

Sort by: Featured

Monte Albán cradle of civilization in America/half day tour pick up 8:00am

Monte Albán cradle of civilization in America/half day tour pick up 8:00am

star-4.5
72
Discover the pyramids of Oaxaca in Monte Alban, meaning ‘White Mountain,’ located on a vast mountaintop expanse with spectacular 360-degree views of Oaxaca Valley. Designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site, along with Oaxaca City, the pre-Columbian archaeological site is considered the most magnificent of the region’s ancient ruins. On this guided tour by coach from Oaxaca, explore the complex filled with pyramids, ceremonial rock carvings, a huge ball court and 170 excavated tombs. Hotel pickup and drop-off included.
More
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$35.94
From
$35.94

Teotitlán rugs-Velas / Mezcal / Cuevas (Wednesday to Sunday Mitla) pick up 8:00 am

Teotitlán rugs-Velas / Mezcal / Cuevas (Wednesday to Sunday Mitla) pick up 8:00 am

star-4.5
89
places to visit: Teotitlán del Valle, Beeswax candles, Caves, and Wednesday to Sunday we will visit Mitla We will start the tour in Teotitlán del Valle, a place where the famous wool rugs dyed with natural pigments such as cochineal pigments are made and made by hand by artisan families, In this same community shell candles made with beeswax are made. our tour to the prehistoric caves of Mitla which are more than 2,000 years old and you can see cave paintings on their walls. We continue our tour, visiting a Mezcal distillery, in which you will learn the process of making the most popular drink in Oaxaca and you will be able to taste its different varieties. from Thursday to Sunday we visit Mitla Recommendations: go to breakfast beforehand, wear a hat, sunglasses, comfortable non-slip shoes or tennis shoes, bottle with water, light sweater, sunscreen, camera
More
  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$47.57
From
$47.57

Monte Albán, Arrazola, Cuilapam y San Bartolo Coyotepec. pick up 8:00am

Monte Albán, Arrazola, Cuilapam y San Bartolo Coyotepec. pick up 8:00am

star-4.5
55
From the mountaintop pyramids of Monte Alban to the Cuilapam Convent on the valley floor, learn all about the rich history of Oaxaca Valley on this guided full-day trip by coach. Discover the Zapotec pyramids and excavated ruins of UNESCO-listed Monte Alban, admire the mystical woodcarvings of San Antonio Arrazola and meet resident artisans in San Bartolo Coyotepec, a town known for its beautiful black pottery. Hotel pickup and drop-off from Oaxaca included.
More
  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$47.57
From
$47.57

Hierve el Agua, Mezcal Tasting, and Teotitlan del Valle Tour (Private Tour)

Hierve el Agua, Mezcal Tasting, and Teotitlan del Valle Tour (Private Tour)

star-4.5
6
Enjoy this tour in private service, with what we can enjoy in a more personal way, the fantastic places that this route offers. The advantages of a private tour is that you traveled alone in the vehicle, can be added to the food or visit somewhere nearby, as long as it does not exceed the contracted time. We pass by you directly from the hotel, it is a door to door service, without more people. In case of requiring more time the extra hours have an additional cost.
More
  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$299.00
per group
From
$299.00
per group

Flavors of Oaxaca: Cooking Class with No Set Menu and Local Market Tour

Flavors of Oaxaca: Cooking Class with No Set Menu and Local Market Tour

star-4.5
84
Casa Crespo is Oaxaca in its kitchen. Tradition lives there, where chef Oscar Carrizosa, (originally from the Mixteca region) mixes the ingredients of the 16 ethnicities of Oaxaca with the original seasoning that he inherited from his grandma. It´s the perfect place to get to know the flavors and aromas of Oaxacan food in the classes that Oscar gives. To taste a good cup of coffee or a hot chocolate at Casa Crespo while getting ready for your market tour is also a good start to approach Oaxacan cuisine. Oscar, who is very friendly, also shows how to smell and identify the aromas that come of the dishes. He presents menu options and the students decide what they would like to cook. There is no fixed menu. He teaches how to cook 3 types of tortillas, 3 types of salsa, an appetizer, soup, mole, dessert and drink. Dishes that strive to remain in the taste buds and memory of those who love good eating.
More
  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$76.93
From
$76.93

Shuttle Monte Alban

Shuttle Monte Alban

star-5
7
Choose between different schedules, to visit the archaeological site of Monte Alban, with our Shuttle service. This is a shared service at a low cost, due to the covid contingency, access is controlled. We have 3 departure times. 9:20 am 11:00 am 12:50 pm Monte Albán is open from November 24, 2020 from 10 am to 4 pm.
More
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$7.99
From
$7.99

Oaxaca Cooking Class pick up 9:30am

Oaxaca Cooking Class pick up 9:30am

star-5
10
Learn how to create Oaxacan cuisine at a world-class restaurant in Oaxaca raved about in the ‘New York Times’ and ‘Bon Appétit.’ During this 3.5-hour cooking class led by an expert chef-instructor, your small group, limited to just 10 cooking enthusiasts, decides which dishes are on the menu. After picking up the necessary ingredients, all fresh, from a local market, prepare your dishes back in the kitchen. Whether it’s tortillas, salsas, soup, mole, or dessert, take home exciting recipes knowing you’ll be able to easily recreate the flavors of Oaxaca.
More
  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$116.03
From
$116.03

Full-Day Monte Alban Archaeological Site and Oaxaca Artisan Experience

Full-Day Monte Alban Archaeological Site and Oaxaca Artisan Experience

star-4
23
The ancient Zapotec city and UNESCO World Heritage Site of Monte Alban sits about 9 miles (6 kilometers) west of Oaxaca. With this tour, explore the hilltop archaeological site with a guide and enjoy views overlooking the Oaxaca Valley. That leaves enough time to visit the artisan towns of Arrazola, Cuilapam de Guerrero, and San Bartolo Coyotepec. Plus, round-trip transportation from your hotel in downtown Oaxaca is included.
More
  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$30.76
From
$30.76

Oaxacan Artesanies Tilcajete, Jalieza, Ocotlán y Sta Carina Minas pick up 9:30am

Oaxacan Artesanies Tilcajete, Jalieza, Ocotlán y Sta Carina Minas pick up 9:30am

star-4.5
7
Explore Oaxaca’s pottery, textiles, and other artisanal goods on this half-day excursion. After a convenient hotel pickup, visit three towns famous for their crafts—San Bartolo Coyotepec, Santo Tomás Jalieza, and San Martin Tilcajete. Led by an informative local guide, you’ll find the best spots for exquisite black pottery, embroidered belts, shawls, and handbags, and gorgeous alebrijes, the colorful wood sculptures carved from the copal tree.
More
  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$40.50
From
$40.50

Monte Alban Guided Half Day Tour

Monte Alban Guided Half Day Tour

star-5
13
We have quality service, our guides are certified but above all we have a lot of charisma and spark in what we like to do, to pamper the traveler in order to know the wonders of our state.
More
  • 1 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$25.00
From
$25.00

Full-Day El Tule, Mitla & Hierve el Agua Tour from Oaxaca

Full-Day El Tule, Mitla & Hierve el Agua Tour from Oaxaca

star-4
23
Visit Mitla, Tule, and Hierve del Agua in a single day on this multi-stop tour from Oaxaca. With round-trip transportation provided, it’s easy to move between the different sites and there’s no need to rent a car. Learn about the Zapotec people at the Mitla archaeological site, see a 2000-year-old tree at Tule, and swim in the natural pools at Hiever del Agua. Get the most out of your visit to the region through guided commentary on the local people, culture, and history.
More
  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$21.00
From
$21.00

Montealban, Alebrijes, Cuilapam and Barro Negro

Montealban, Alebrijes, Cuilapam and Barro Negro

star-4.5
5
Montealban is one of the places you have to visit if you come to Oaxaca. With more than 2,000 years of history, Montealban is unique. In addition, you can visit the alebrijes and black clay workshops, recognized crafts of the Oaxaca Valley. You can also enjoy the architectural beauty of the former Cuilapam convent. Note: Due to the health emergency (COVID) Monte Albán has limited access by people. So, to secure entry, it is sometimes necessary to arrive earlier than the departure time indicates. Please keep an eye out for pickup time updates.
More
  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$30.00
From
$30.00

Authentic Oaxaca Street Food Tour by locals

Authentic Oaxaca Street Food Tour by locals

star-5
10
Try and taste the true traditional food of Oaxaca, not in restaurants! The food of Oaxaca is recognized nationally and internationally. The markets of Oaxaca are the most popular places to taste traditional Oaxacan cuisine. Explore the flavors and smells of Oaxacan cuisine from the most traditional places.
More
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$30.00
From
$30.00

AUTHENTIC OAXACA FOOD TOUR, eat like a local.

AUTHENTIC OAXACA FOOD TOUR, eat like a local.

star-5
40
Me Encanta Oaxaca is a small family project run by Betsaida & Javier, locals born & raised in Oaxaca. This project started with the simple wish to share the world the beauty & cultural richness of Oaxaca state. As consecuence, Me Encanta Oaxaca is a phrase that expresses how much we like it and we believe that once you live Oaxaca, it’ll cast a spell on you. We’re not only proud of our roots, but also we’re committed to support the local consumption of cooks, mezcal makers, artisans & more in order to we promote a sustainable tourism in the different spots and communities that we visit. Therefore, once you join us in our tours you’ll live an authentic experience with us.
More
  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$71.00
From
$71.00

Tour Monte Albán

Tour Monte Albán

star-4.5
30
Our service is younique! Let us take you to know what Oaxaca is through Oaxaca Dreams. We`ll make you fall in love.
More
  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$28.00
From
$28.00

City Tour Santo Domingo/Alcalá/mercados/chocolate pick up 9:30am

City Tour Santo Domingo/Alcalá/mercados/chocolate pick up 9:30am

star-4.5
11
Find culture, history and excellent souvenir shopping on this 4.5-hour guided tour of the city of Oaxaca. Explore by foot the ‘zócalo’ (town square) and city center, and visit the Temple of Santo Domingo de Guzman and the Oaxaca Regional Museum located in its former convent. Wander the stalls of 20 de Noviembre and Benito Juarez, two of Oaxaca’s most popular markets, and pick up woven goods, crafts and tasty snacks like chocolates and chilies. Hotel pickup and drop-off by coach included.
More
  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$46.80
From
$46.80

Mitla, Teotitlan

Mitla, Teotitlan

star-4
21
Pyramids, tombs and mosaic murals — embark on an archaeological adventure with this guided full-day tour from Oaxaca featuring Mitla and Monte Alban. Travel by comfortable coach to the ancient religious center of Mitla, and see how the Zapotecs lived before the Spanish conquest in the 1500s. Then, from the mountaintop of Monte Alban, a UNESCO site, marvel at panoramas of the city and Oaxaca Valley. Walk about Monte Alban’s vast complex as you hear about the excavations. Convenient hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
More
  • 15 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$61.54
From
$61.54

Street Art Bike Ride

Street Art Bike Ride

star-5
39
Oaxaca is a magical city. The skies are deep blue in the heart of the valley. Women in embroidered huipiles, colorful houses, flowers on the trees, parades and local people garnish the streets. And then there's the street art. We will be cycling around 3 neighbourhoods of the city visiting interesting spots, art workshops and of course, street art. They are everywhere: big murals, stencils, posters. Oaxacan Artists are abundant and very talented. It's like visiting an outdoor museum. During the ride we will have time to share a local and organic drink or snack.
More
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$50.70
From
$50.70

Dolphin & Turtle Watching

Dolphin & Turtle Watching

star-5
28
Live the adventure whith those animals and leanr abaut them You will enjoying watching and sometimes swiming whith them Dont think anymore. We providing the best customer service in Puerto Escondido! We will always do our best to try and give you guys an awesome experience full of happiness and excitement throughout the trip.
More
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$65.00
From
$65.00

Made in Oaxaca Food Tour

Made in Oaxaca Food Tour

star-5
18
Walk and discover the side of Puerto that tourists rarely see: real food, real people, real passion. If you are planning to go to Puerto Escondido this tour is a must. Why? Firstly, because you will discover the most “local” part of Puerto, where the locals actually eat, shop and live (far from the touristic beach sector). Secondly, because it’s got all the basics you need to know about Oaxaca’s food culture, this tour is packed with Mexican specialties and unique experiences to make you feel like a true Puerto local by the end of it (and for sure know the difference between a normal local cheese and the “Oaxacan” cheese one). Thirdly, it’s simply delicious So, if you feel hungry for Oaxacan cuisine, thirsty for cultural knowledge, and adventurous for an exciting walk – this tour is for you
More
  • 3 hours 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$65.00
From
$65.00

Pyramids Archaeological Site HT

Pyramids Archaeological Site HT

star-5
12
Mexico is home to many fantastic archeological sites, but only two are located on the water. One is Tulum, with its fortress on the Caribbean Sea; the other is on the Pacific Ocean here in Huatulco. Explore the ruins with a local guide who shares history and local insight about the site and region. You’ll also be rewarded with views of the Pacific Ocean from certain positions within the grounds.
More
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$67.00
From
$67.00

Huatulco and La Crucecita Tour

Huatulco and La Crucecita Tour

star-4.5
8
Immerse yourself in traditional Oaxacan culture and customs during an explorative afternoon in Huatulco. On this 3-hour Huatulco city tour, discover legendary sights and astounding architecture with an informative guide. The ambient La Crucecita square and the sacred Church of the Virgin of Guadalupe are two of the cultural highlights you can expect to see. Visit an authentic shop to taste local delicacies then drop into a weaver’s workshop to purchase artisan souvenirs and bespoke creations.
More
  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$27.00
From
$27.00

Sun Rising In Manialtepec Lagoon Birdwatching Sunset And Bioluminiscent Lights

Sun Rising In Manialtepec Lagoon Birdwatching Sunset And Bioluminiscent Lights

star-5
8
Puerto Escondido has a great variety of Ecosystems, Lagoons, Mangroves, Archeology, Gastronomy, Music, Ecotourism, Traditions, History, good people, and much more, from the moment you arrive at this Tourist Destination you will marvel at its beautiful landscapes , with the deep blue color of the Pacific Ocean, the intense Green color of the South Sierra Madre in the rainy season, and its intense gray color during the dry season. When you arrive to Puerto Escondido, your friends from your Travel Agency Excursiones Turisticas de Valfred, will be glad to visit you in your hotel to invite you to live the experience in a Tour, visiting the Lush Manialtepec Lagoon, either in the morning or in the evening, and we will give you all the information in Spanish or English about all activities then We have special for you.  
More
  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$87.18
From
$87.18

Turtle Release Escobilla Sanctuary

Turtle Release Escobilla Sanctuary

star-5
8
Ecotourism allows the relationship between the community and visitors to be equal to share and discover natural resources, if you reserve this excursion will support the conservation of these natural areas and the local community.
More
  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$160.00
per group
From
$160.00
per group

Filters

Frequently Asked Questions

The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Q:
What are the best Half-day Tours in Oaxaca?
Q:
What Half-day Tours in Oaxaca are taking additional safety precautions?
Q:
What Half-day Tours in Oaxaca are good for avoiding crowds?