Day of the Dead Tours
Immerse yourself in the colorful traditions and customs of Oaxacan villages during Day of the Dead – Día de los Muertos – celebrations. Through the hospitality of En Vía borrowers and their families you will witness incredible altars created in family homes, partake in the traditional food and drink of the day, and learn about the customs and rituals that bring this holiday to life. Each Day of the Dead tour features customs unique to that day of the festival such as sitting vigil in the cemetery or accompanying a family member as they visit the altars of relatives and friends around town.
Cost: $90 USD. Payments are required in advance to reserve a space (non-refundable after September 30).
Tours leave from the Instituto Cultural de Oaxaca.
Our tours for 2019 are sold out, check back in early 2020 for next year's dates
Thursday, October 31st
Tour 1: Teotitlán del Valle 9am - 4pm [FULL]
Friday, November 1st
Tour 2: San Miguel del Valle 9:30am - 4:30pm [FULL]
Tour 2a: San Miguel del Valle 10am - 5:00pm [FULL]
Tour 3: Teotitlán del Valle 12pm - 7pm [FULL]
Saturday, November 2nd
Tour 4: Teotitlán del Valle 11am - 6:30pm [FULL]
Tour 5: Teotitlán del Valle 1pm - 8pm [FULL]
Tour 5a: Teotitlán del Valle 1pm - 8pm [FULL]
Sunday, November 3rd
Tour 6: San Miguel del Valle 4:30pm - 2am [FULL]
Tour 6a: San Miguel del Valle 4:30pm - 2am [FULL]