Senderos Zapotecas

Cuajimiloyas to Lachatao to Capulalpam, Mexico

Senderos Zapotecas

Join us on a 4-day adventure through the stunning Sierra Norte mountains of Mexico. You'll visit three classic Zapotec communities and spend your days trekking through the majestic forests, rivers, and lakes of the region, with daily hikes ranging from 14 to 5 miles. After each hike, you'll enjoy delicious local cuisine and rest in cozy cabins, getting to know the friendly local community.

This trip is perfect for the active traveler who loves the outdoors and wants to immerse themselves in the rich culture of the region. Don't miss this opportunity to experience the beauty and history of the Sierra Norte mountains firsthand. Book your trip now and get ready for a classic mountain adventure

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4 Days / 3 Nights

Travel Style

Cultural Immersion, Connect with Nature and Active Adventure


English and Spanish

Physical Activity

Challenging workout


Forest and Mountains


Wifi: Limited
Cell: Limited
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Speaks: English and Spanish


  • Trek through the Sierra Norte mountains
  • Visit several local communities
  • Stay in mountain lodges and eat delicious local cuisine
  • Temazcal experience



Flexible Departure Date
All year


What's Included


3 Nights Cabin and Community Lodge


Local guide (not bilingual) and Bilingual guide (extra $)


Some meals included (see itinerary)
Meals indicated: B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner


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 mountain range, these communities are located at altitudes between 2,000 and 3,200 meters, and offer visitors the opportunity to explore more than 100 kilometers of rural trails that are perfect for hiking, mountain biking, and horseback riding. The Pueblos Mancomunados of the Sierra Norte are a group of eight indigenous communities that have joined forces to promote sustainable tourism in their region. These communities are committed to preserving their traditional way of life and their natural environment, and they welcome visitors with open arms. When you visit the Pueblos Mancomunados, you'll have the chance to experience the beauty of the Sierra Norte from a unique perspective. You'll be able to explore the stunning forests, rivers, and waterfalls that make this region so special, and you'll also have the opportunity to learn about the customs, traditions, and history of the Zapotec people. Whether you're an experienced hiker or mountain biker, or you're simply looking for a peaceful and scenic place to relax and unwind, the Pueblos Mancomunados of the Sierra Norte have something for everyone. So why not plan your trip today and discover the hidden gems of the Sierra Norte for yourself? You won't be disappointed.

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Get picked up (included)
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