The Mixteca Alta Geopark Project is aimed at promoting geotourism, a form of nature tourism where geology and landforms are the main protagonists. Geotourism has among its objectives to publicize among visitors the features that make up the landscape and the processes that have given rise and mold. It is an educational tourism, which aims at making the visitor understand the importance of protecting and conserving the natural heritage from an integral perspective, incorporating aspects of the physical, biological and cultural environment.

Geotourism also helps to promote a better quality of life for the inhabitants of the Geopark. Geoturismo