8695
Mexico
Dia De Los Muertos in Oaxaca
Learn about cultural heritage, archeological treasures, the Palace of Cortes and participate in an ancient ritual as you celebrate the Day of the Dead in Oaxaca.
Rating (5)
Program No. 8695RJ
Length
14 days
Starts at
2,699
Getting There
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At a Glance

Experience one of the world’s most unique holidays, as you enjoy the celebratory rituals of Dia De Los Muertos (Day of the Dead) in beautiful Oaxaca. Embrace the mystery that lies beneath the region’s surface in museums and archaeological sites. Roam the halls of imposing palaces and awe-inspiring cathedrals. Absorb the varying differences in three of Mexico’s most fascinating cities — Cuernavaca, Oaxaca and Tlaxcala — to discover the significance that defines this intriguing culture.
Activity Level
Active
Walking up to two miles daily on varied terrain. Elevations of 3,500-7,000 feet.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Participate in the elaborate “Day of the Dead” ritual.
  • Explore the Palace of Cortes.
  • Visit the archaeological site of Cacaxtla to admire the beautifully preserved murals.
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