Trekking the Magic Town of Capulalpam

Oaxaca, Mexico

Trekking the Magic Town of Capulalpam

Experience the magic of Capulalpam, a charming Pueblo Mágico nestled in the mountains just 25 miles outside of Oaxaca. Imagine spending the night in this picturesque village and embarking on a 2-day hiking adventure that will take you to some of the most beautiful and secluded spots in the area. Imagine taking a dip in the crystal-clear rivers, hiking 16 miles (26 km) and visiting a white-tailed deer conservation project.

Along the way, you'll also have the opportunity to learn about the traditional medicine practices of the local community. This once-in-a-lifetime adventure will take you to Los Molinos, La Ventana, Los Sabinos Park, and Las Pavas stream, where you'll get a taste of authentic local life in the Sierra Norte.

With the stunning views, serene environment and the opportunity to learn about the rich culture of the area, this trip is a must for anyone looking for a truly unforgettable experience.

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2 Days / 1 Night

Travel Style

Cultural Immersion, Off the Beaten Path, Connect with Nature and Active Adventure


English and Spanish
English speaking guide available for an additional fee

Physical Activity

Moderate activity


Rural Communities and Mountains


Wifi: Limited
Cell: Limited
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Speaks: English and Spanish


  • Take in breathtaking views at La Ventana
  • Trek 16 miles with your local guide through mesophilic forests and swim in crystalline rivers
  • Visit a white-tailed deer conservation projec
  • Stay in a community lodge and eat local food n the magic town of Capulalpam. Pueblos Mancomunados offers an ambiance that can't be felt anywhere nearby



Flexible Departure Date
All year


What's Included


1 Night Cabin


Local guide (not bilingual)


Lunch and Some meals included (see itinerary)
Four meals are provided during your stay in Capulalpam, denoted by (B/L/D). See itinerary for details.


Private car

Your Local Host

Expediciones Sierra Norte

Expediciones Sierra Norte

Locally Owned Community Project

If you're looking for a unique and immersive travel experience that brings you close to nature and the culture of the Zapotec communities, look no further than the Pueblos Mancomunados of the Sierra Norte of Oaxaca. Nestled in the beautiful Sierra Norte mounta

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Getting There

This tour begins in Oaxaca City and includes transport to the community of Capulalpam.
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