Today you will join a group to have a cooking class with a regional chef to make the delicious black mole, followed by a visit to Monte Albán. Your morning will start in the market, to buy the ingredients for your cooking class. You will learn how to make the most famous mole in Mexico and then enjoy a delicious meal! Then, you will make a visit in the afternoon to the first Mesoamerican urban centre: Monte Albán.
You will visit the spectacular archaeological site on top of a hill at the centre of the Central Valleys of Oaxaca, birthplace of the Zapotec civilization. Walking through La Gran Plaza, you will be able to see la “Galeria de los Danzantes” (Gallery of the Dancers), the Building J and some Ball Game. Once you finish your visit in this fascinating place, back to your hotel and evening off to rest.
- Transportation: transportation included in your tour today.
- Activities: Cooking class and excursion to Monte Albán.
- Accommodation: Small charming hotel in Oaxaca. Las Mariposas or similar