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Canada de la Virgen

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San Miguel de Allende 37750, Mexico
+52 415 154 8771
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Canada de la Virgen Archaeological Site Tour
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  • Average5%
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“albert coffee” (167 reviews)
“english guide” (6 reviews)
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San Miguel de Allende 37750, Mexico
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+52 415 154 8771
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Reviewed yesterday

I wrote a review for Albert Coffee Archaeotours about our trip to Canada de la Virgen: We had the best day with Albert Coffee, touring Canada de la Virgen and visiting with Rosanna Quiroz. Albert is a wealth of knowledge, and he has a great...More

1  Thank Marie L
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We decided to make this trip on our own. We took our rented car and arrived to the spot, where you buy very cheap entrance ticket and they will take you further to the pyramid with Spanish guide. The tour is every hour and it...More

1  Thank haanahh
Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited here by taking the Albert Coffee tour, the only English language tour available. Dr. Coffee is an American who has lived in Mexico for 15+ years. He provides transportation and is an expert guide through the site. He is an archeologist who knows...More

2  Thank Helen711
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went with a knowledgeable, English speaking guide, and loved our time there. All of us had been to other sites in Mexico and enjoyed comparing those to this one. It is a relatively small site and very accessible. If you're in San Miguel long...More

1  Thank Ellen B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a tour of this site on a recommendation. It was well worth it. The site itself is deep off a main road and there is a hike to actually get to the site once you take a van ride to the drop-off point....More

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We visited the Canada de la Virgen pyramid via Albert Coffee Tours. He provided van transportation to the pyramid which is about a 30 minute ride outside of SMA. Albert is an archaeologist who worked on the excavation of the pyramid. He has a wealth...More

Thank SenoritaPat
Reviewed 13 September 2017

I have walked 2 tours with Albert Coffee, Archeologist. He is like a walking encyclopedia. Makes the most of a 4 hour total commitment, including transportation. It is worth every penny of the 1,000 pesos cost. He gives extensive historical background, excavation details and archeological...More

Thank Viajera-MLW
Reviewed 12 September 2017

I would have enjoyed this tour so much more had the Pyramid guide spoke English. He imparted a wealth of info in Spanish of which the person assigned to us translated very little. There is a lot of walking and climbing involved which may be...More

Thank malynka2017
Reviewed 9 September 2017

This excellent tour w Professor Albert Coffee, an archelolgist who has had hands-on particiaption in the site excavation, is not to be missed. Along with the site-specific astronomy lecture by Dra Rosanna Quiroz Enis and a delicious lunch from locally grown indigous foods, we had...More

Thank 328Karen
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

As other reviewers have mentioned, this is a wonderful archeological site to visit. If you want to not pay $50 USD a person, you can drive or take a taxi to the visitor center and have a tour given in Spanish by the state government...More

2  Thank Debbie T
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boobers
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Response from Tucker J |
I just booked directly through an email to Albert Coffee. He has a website: albert coffee tours with his email contact information.
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