Día de Muertos Oaxaca 2020

Experience Día de Muertos in Oaxaca 2020

Departure October 30 – November 6, 2020
$2200 PP Double (Max 10 Travelers).

Experience the traditions of Day of Dead in Oaxaca with The Educational Adventures Company. This unique tour immerses you into one of largest Day of the Dead celebrations in all of Mexico. You will learn about the traditions of Día de Muertos as you participate in a variety of hands on workshops, from learning how to make Pan de Muerto to understanding the intricate Day of the Dead altars. All of this takes place in the gorgeous, thriving, colorful city of Oaxaca and its surrounding pueblos. You will see mind-boggling churches, candle-lit cemeteries, bustling markets, and massive archeological ruin — all while getting to know some incredible people who call Oaxaca home.

Day 1
Arrival with airport transfer
Friday, Oct 30, 2020
Airport transfer to boutique hotel
Orientation Walk (Time Permitting)
Welcome dinner

Day 2
Saturday, Oct 31, 2020
Day of the Dead workshop: Pan de Muerto
Day of the Dead workshop: Cooking class for altar food
Mercado 20 de Noviembre

Day 3
Sunday, Nov 1, 2020
Tlacolula Market visit
Day of the Dead Worshop: Understanding and Creating the Altar de Muertos

Day 4
Monday, Nov 2, 2020
Visit to local cemeteries

Day 5
Tuesday, Nov 3, 2020
Visit to major Altares de Muertos
Day of the Dead workshop: Alebrijes de Calaveritas
Visit to rural cemeteries

Day 6
Wednesday, Nov 4, 2020
Monte Alban pre-Columbian archeological site
Textile Museum
Rufino Tamayo Museum

Day 7
Thursday, Nov 5, 2020
Art workshop: Natural Dye
Free afternoon
Farewell dinner (drinks not included)

Day 8
Friday, Nov 6, 2020
Departure with airport transfer
Schedule of the activities listed is subject to change.

Boutique hotel with ensuite bathroom and air conditioning

All breakfasts, 4 lunches, 2 dinners

Other inclusions:
airport transfers
transportation to all listed workshops and visits
local bilingual guide
specialized archeological guide
expert presenter in Day of the Dead history
all entrances to venues in itinerary

Not included:
Airfare, tips for guides, housekeepers, and drivers, any meals not on the itinerary

Last day to book this tour is Jan 15, 2019.

Maximum participants for this tour is 15.

4 people required to guarantee departure (you will be notified as soon as this requirement is met so you can book your flights).