Learn all about corn and Mayan knowledge in Yaxunah community, Yucatán

There is a perfect place to reconnect and give a broader meaning to working with the land. The Maya community of Yaxunah or Primera Casa in the Maya language is located in the extreme south-central part of the state of Yucatan, just 20km from the archaeological site of Chichen Itza. It is a community as […]

A week to get to know the essence of Yucatán

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Let’s go on an ecotourism adventure through Yucatán, a route full of natural and cultural riches and heritage. Likewise, being such a great state, visitors should not miss specific destinations. Rutopia offers a tour of Yucatan’s most emblematic and unique ecotourism sites.  Relaxing Day in Holbox Island Let’s start our tour doing ecotourism on the […]

Small Tour of the Historic Downtown Oaxaca

Santo Domingo Oaxaca

Downtown Oaxaca is like traveling back to an elegant colonial city from the 16th century. It was one of the first Spanish cities in Mexico and is home to some of the most beautiful colonial buildings in the country that have been preserved almost intact. Its decorations show pre-Hispanic symbols with Spanish techniques.  Since 1976, […]

Campeche, Mexico: a place full of history, flavor and nature

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Campeche is full of colors that make each corner a beautiful postcard. It is a little-known destination but very impressive. The state offers another point of view of the Mexican southeast, from its tourist sites, pirates and their treasures, and archaeological structures, to Caribbean flavors and sightings of birds and dolphins. Discover the city of […]

Oaxaca: Mexico’s best

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Colors, tradition, beauty, and flavor are just some of the adjectives that describe Oaxaca. It is one of the favorite states of Mexicans and foreigners alike. Its simplicity, delicious black mole, black clay handicrafts, beautiful landscapes, and colonial architecture make Oaxaca stand out as the best tourist destination in all of Mexico. Oaxaca is located […]

Nahá, a small town between Lacandon Jungle

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Isolated in the dense and humid flora of the mountains of the Lacandon Jungle in the state of Chiapas in southeastern Mexico, and bordered by a yellow lake, the small town of Nahá is a true oasis. We design the regenerative experience you were waiting for! Request your trip Its population, less than 200 people, […]

Mexico has the largest (and most important) underwater archaeological site in the world

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For the Maya culture, cenotes were very important. They were considered sacred places, among other things because water was obtained from them and they were strategic points to install cities. For the Mayas, these water holes were considered the gateway to the underworld. The cenotes were a fundamental part of the cosmovision, because they were […]

Why in Oaxaca clay belongs to women?

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Pottery is the oldest art attributed to the use of fire. Several civilizations have practiced it around the world for centuries making different types of objects, from religious to daily ones. Their usefulness has adapted and ceramics are still really popular. Today, apart from what exists in other parts of Mexico, the inhabitants of almost […]