Route & dates
Start: New York City
Oaxaca— 4 nights
End: New York City
Mon, Jan 4 - Fri, Jan 8
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Capital city of the eponymous state, Oaxaca relies heavily on its colonial charm, its core a maze of tree-shaded alleys flanked by photogenic mansions, government buildings, and old churches.Oaxaca is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Templo de Santo Domingo de Guzman, take in nature's colorful creations at Ethnobotanical Garden, see the interesting displays at Museo de las Culturas de Oaxaca, and look for gifts at Antiga by VM.
To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Oaxaca journey planning site.
New York City, USA to Oaxaca is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from New York City in January: high temperatures in Oaxaca hover around 82°F and lows are around 48°F. On the 8th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.
Things to do in Oaxaca
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