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From Oaxaca: Guided Santiago Apoala Day Trip & Lagoon Visit

Activity provider: Enjoy Oaxaca

From Oaxaca: Guided Santiago Apoala Day Trip & Lagoon Visit

Activity provider: Enjoy Oaxaca

From US$ 86.34 per person

Go on a guided day trip to Santiago Apoala, a hidden gem in the mountains. Get picked up from your hotel in Oaxaca, take in the views, and stop at a waterfall for a swim in a lagoon.

About this activity

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Duration 10 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Pickup included
Please wait in the hotel lobby 10 minutes before your sceduled pickup time. The exact pick up time will be confimed one day before your activity.
Small group
Limited to 10 participants


  • Take awsome pictures in the twin rocks
  • Learn about Apoala's most impressive legends
  • Enjoy magnificent views
Full description
This tour begins with the pick up in your hotel from there we will head to Santiago Apoala and start this adventure. On the way you will enjoy beautiful landscapes. The name of this town “Santiago Apoala” comes from the Mixteca language with means “place where water is distributed” This pace offers unparalleled natural beauties, such as rocks, canyons, waterfalls, caves and natural viewpoints. Due to the unique orography of the Mixteca region. Traveling paths and sidewalks in the middle of beautiful valleys. in addition to the diverse flora and fauna. Once we get here you will start an interesting walk accompanied by a local guide that will be nattaring stories to you about this impressive place and find perfect places to take memorable pictures. Witness one of the main attractions of this place , the waterfall called “cola de serpiente” which means snake tail, and is more than 30 meter high. A pool is formed in the base of the waterfall in which you can swim if you wish. After visiting the waterfall it is worth continuing the path along the course river, you can find several spots where you can stop and relax.
  • Hotel pick up and drop-off
  • Local guide
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People over 70 years

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Important information

Know before you go

  • Apoala is located two hours away from Oaxaca
  • You will descent stairs to get to the lagoon

Product ID: 412654