Travel Guide to Teotitlan del Valle, Oaxaca: Self-Guided Tour Map

You have been asking for a self-guided tour map that highlights my favorite artists and artisans in Teotitlan del Valle, Oaxaca, Mexico.  I have been promising to create and publish this map for some time!  It’s now completed and I am offering it for sale at $10 USD for one copy.

How to order?  Click on the PayPal “Buy Now” link below.  As soon as the transaction is complete, I send you an email PDF file of the map that you can print out at home.  The map is copyrighted and may not be duplicated or reproduced in any way without my permission.  You are entitled to print out one copy for your personal use!  (Honor Code)  Thank you.

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The map highlights 12 favorite stops in the village.  Here’s what’s included:

  • The weaving studio of the Chavez Santiago Family — Federico Chavez Santiago and his wife Dolores Santiago Arrellanas.  They only work in natural dyes and 100% wool.
  • Bii Dauu Weaving Cooperative, a great source for naturally dyed wool shawls, scarves and handbags.
  • Arte y Seda, the family that cultivates silk worms, spins the silk, dyes it with natural materials, and makes glorious clothing.
  • The studio of Pantaleon Ruiz Martinez, painter, weaver, and jewelry designer.
  • La Vida Nueva women’s cooperative, a social justice and support organization for single women.
  • Casa Santiago for lovely handmade handbags with leather handles.
  • Restaurante Terra Antigua owned and operated by Carina Santiago.
  • Restaurante El Descanso.
  • Las Granadas Bed and Breakfast.
  • Annie Burns, shiatsu massage therapist.
  • The Sacred Bean Coffee House
  • Hiking trails to the dam
  • Beeswax candle maker
  • The church, the market, the archeological ruins, the community museum, and the cemetery.

11 responses to “Travel Guide to Teotitlan del Valle, Oaxaca: Self-Guided Tour Map

  1. Hola,
    We will be in Oaxaca in about a week. Is this map still available? Gracias. Mona

  2. Is your downloadable self-guided map ($10) of textile studios in Teotitlan del Valle textile studios still available?

    Thank you.

  3. I just ordered the Teotitlan map through Pay Pal. I hope you will send me a PDF by e-mail as stated above. Ineed it right away because I leave for Oaxaca first thing in the morning tomorrow, Tuesday the 18th.


  4. dear nancy,
    i introduced myself on the aero mexico flight to oaxaca and at the airport on wednesday october 27, 2010. you were taking a group for dia de muertos and i was traveling with a group from hawaii.
    is there a way i can get this map without going through paypal?

    thanks for all your articles! carolyn nakasato

  5. How do I order the self-guided tour map? I am coming to Oaxaca Dec 20th.
    Many thanks, Susan Lytle

    • Hi, Susan. I will send you a PayPal invoice. As soon as your payment is complete, I’ll then send you a PDF of the map and key, which you can download and print from your computer. Please remember that this is for your personal use, not to be distributed via email, duplicated or shared. Many thanks. Enjoy your visit and let me know how your visit went. My best, Norma

  6. Are the pomegranates seasonal?

  7. I want it. I’ll be there in 3 weeks.

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