Mexico's Day of the Dead in Oaxaca

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  • COVID-19protected
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  • Festivals and events
  • Cultural, religious and historic sites
  • Day of the Dead Festival
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  • Booking Type Instant Booking
  • duration 7 days
  • tour type Group
  • max group size 16
  • guiding method Live Guide/Instructor
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  • Starts Oaxaca, Mexico
  • Ends Oaxaca, Mexico
Tour with Flexible Booking Policy
  • Change dates It is free to change your tour start date within 30 days of departure.
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HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Take part in the Day of the Dead festival.
  • Explore Mexico's artistic heartland.
  • Experience the culinary delights and traditional cooking methods of this region.
  • Visit the ruins of Monte Albán or Mitla
The tour "Mexico's Day Of The Dead In Oaxaca" starts and ends in Oaxaca. It is a festivals and events trip that takes 7 days taking you through Oaxaca in Mexico. "Mexico's Day Of The Dead In Oaxaca" is a guided small group tour that includes accommodation in hotels, transport, meals and others.

Celebrate one of Mexico’s most intriguing—and unusual—festivals in the eclectic city of Oaxaca, where indigenous culture holds strong. During Day of the Dead, which takes place at the end of October and early November each year, pre-Hispanic traditions honouring the departed merge with Catholic feasts to create a truly unique holiday. Delve into the bizarre and beautiful spirit of Día de los Muertos, witnessing spectacular street dances, costumes, and altars while discovering the picturesque landscapes and mouthwatering flavours of Oaxaca.
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ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Oaxaca
  • Day 2: Oaxaca
  • Day 3: Oaxaca
  • Day 4: Oaxaca
  • Day 5: Oaxaca
  • Day 6: Oaxaca
  • Day 7: Oaxaca
WHAT'S INCLUDED
Accommodation
  • Hotels (6 nts).
Meals
  • 6 breakfasts, 1 lunch
    Note: Allow USD265-345 for meals not included.
Transport
  • Private vehicle, walking.
Staff & experts
  • CEO (Chief Experience Officer) throughout, local guides.
Included activities
  • Your Journeys Highlight Moment: Oaxaca Culinary Experience, Oaxaca
  • Arrival transfer
  • Visits to observe cemetery vigils in the towns of Xoxocotlán and Atzompa
  • Oaxaca and Etla Valley Day of the Dead parades
  • Orientation walk and market visit in Oaxaca
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Any international flights to/from Oaxaca are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this Mexico's Day of the Dead in Oaxaca tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. We recommend purchasing it from World Nomads.
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CANCELLATION

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Mexico's Day of the Dead in Oaxaca tour. You can cancel the tour up to 62 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 61 days of departure.

Payment

For any tour departures within 26 November 2021, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 26 November 2021, a deposit is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 61 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Mexico's Day of the Dead in Oaxaca tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. We recommend using World Nomads' travel insurance.

Visa

For this Mexico's Day of the Dead in Oaxaca tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are travelling to, as part of this itinerary.

Age Requirement

You must be 18 to travel unaccompanied on a G Adventures tour. For minors travelling with a guardian over 21 years old, the minimum age is 12.

Does this trip suit me?
  • 1. Travel Style : National Geographic JourneysGreater exploration, insider access, and the freedom to roam – all without sacrificing comfort.
  • 2. Service Level : UpgradedQuality accommodations and more inclusions than on other G Adventures tours, like meals, private transport, and activities.
  • 3. Physical Grading : 2 - LightLight walking and hiking suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.
  • 4. Trip Type : Small GroupGroup trips average 12 travellers per departure, depending on the adventure. The maximum is usually no more than 16, but some can be smaller or bigger, depending on the trip.
COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • This tour has received the World Travel and Tourism Council’s ‘Safe Travels’ stamp, which provides travellers with assurance that COVID-19 health and hygiene protocols have been adhered to.
  • Wearing a mask, hand washing and general sanitizing has been implemented on this tour. Frequently touched surfaces are regularly disinfected. Hygiene safety measures and distancing will be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues.
  • This tour requires you to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 at least 14 days before your departure day or have a negative PCR test within 96 hours before your departure day.
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