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Close-up of large cacti outside a historic church in Oaxaca, Mexico
  • 17.0732° N / 96.7266° W

  • Beautiful Beaches

  • Best Bars

The hidden gem of Mexico

Close-up of a traditional Mexican skirt with floral print
A bride and groom kiss while holding up a sign that says "Just Married"

Located on the jagged coasts of southwest Mexico, Oaxaca is renowned for its unrivaled natural beauty, its stunning archaeological sites, and its rich traditional culture.

Currency Mexican Peso
Language(s) Spanish
Timezone Central Standard Time (UTC-6)
Unique Feature Historic Architecture
Good For Sightseeing, Cultural Immersion, Local Artisans