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craft class

Alebrijes´workshop + Monte Albán

craft class

Alebrijes´workshop + Monte Albán

Duration
6.5 hours
Group size
Up to 8 people
Includes
Drinks, Transport, Equipment
Hosted in
English
craft class

Alebrijes´workshop + Monte Albán

craft class

Alebrijes´workshop + Monte Albán

Duration
6.5 hours
Group size
Up to 8 people
Includes
Drinks, Transport, Equipment
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

You´ll know deeply the famous alebrijes, we´ll travel 30 minutes away from Oaxaca City to visit the city of Arrazola Xoxo, well known for its alebrijes and craftsmen, we´ll go to an alebrijes´ workshop to show you how we make these beautiful pieces of art, you´ll paint your own alebrije and take it with you. Finally, we´ll visit Monte Alban and its magnificent pyramids, where i´ll explain you the Zapotec and Mixtec Culture.

Your host

Learn more about Daniel

Daniel

I´ve lived in Oaxaca city all my life, i love this city and i know the best tourist sites in town and outskirts, I’ve been tourist guide with family and friends several times, so now i would like to share oaxacan culture and my knowledge of this city with people from other countries, I’m a fluent English speaker and obviously Spanish as well. I’m also related to some people who make handicrafts including the famous alebrijes. My co host is my girlfriend Alejandra (airbnb account: alealvarezgomez16@gmail.com) she enjoys a lot oaxacan culture and knows very well the oaxacan handicrafts, she also export them to different parts of the world.

What's included

Drinks
Sodas and Fresh water
Transport
We´ll travel in one or two cars, depending on the number of people coming with us
Equipment
Alebrije

Where you'll be

We will take you to an alebrijes´ workshop in Arrazola Xoxo, where you´ll learn the way to make these extraordinary pieces of art, we´ll teach you how to paint an alebrije and you will paint your own piece of art, obviously you will take the recently painted alebrije with you. Later we´ll visit Monte Alban which is pretty close to Arrazola.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 8 guests of all ages can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

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    Led by locals who love where they’re from and what they do.

  • Small groups

    With intimate group sizes, you’ll never get lost in the crowd.

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    Every experience is reviewed for unique access.

Daniel
Alebrijes´workshop + Monte Albán
New experience
£43/person
New experience
£43/person