SAN DIEGO -- Baja California Tours, based here, is offering a
six-night guided tour exploring the colonial city of Oaxaca.
The program, called Oaxaca: Heart of Mexico, departs April 22
and is priced at $989 per person, double, including roundtrip air
fare from Tijuana; roundtrip transfers between San Diego and
Tijuana Airport; roundtrip transfers in Oaxaca; accommodations at
Hotel Senorial on Oaxaca's Zocalo; sightseeing tours; breakfast
daily; two dinners, and one lunch.
The program itinerary features Monte Alban and Mitla,
pre-Columbian cities built by the Zapotecs and Mixtecs; a 16th
century monastery museum housing treasures from the tombs of Monte
Alban; the gilded church of Santo Domingo, and Indian markets.
Participants also will be able to see Oaxaca's native folk art
on visits with artists trained in woodcarving, weaving and
For details or to make reservations, call (619) 454-7166.