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Oaxaca to Puerto Escondido: Day of the Dead

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  • No booking fees
  • Booking Type Instant booking
  • duration 7 days
  • tour type Small group Request as private
  • age requirement 18-39 yrs
  • max group size 16
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
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  • Starts Oaxaca, Mexico
  • Ends Puerto Escondido, Mexico
HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Visit markets and learn about festival preparations.
  • Take part in celebrations during a Day of the Dead parade.
  • Relax in the tropical paradise of Puerto Escondido
Starting in Oaxaca and ending in Puerto Escondido, the trip "Oaxaca To Puerto Escondido: Day Of The Dead" is a guided explorer trip that takes 7 days. You will travel through Puerto Escondido and Oaxaca in Mexico. "Oaxaca To Puerto Escondido: Day Of The Dead" is a small group trip which includes accommodation, transport, meals and others.

In Mexico, death isn’t the end of the road — it’s the beginning of a huge party. Rooted in Aztec tradition, Oaxaca’s colourful Day of the Dead festivities have been drawing curious visitors for decades. This week-long tour throws you right into the middle of the action with four straight days of parades, macabre costumes, and market visits in search of sugar skulls. Then, it’s off to the coastal town of Puerto Escondido for a few days of well-earned R&R on the beach you’ll be more than grateful for — or, if you’ve still got the energy, parties galore.
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Oaxaca
  • Day 2: Oaxaca
  • Day 3: Oaxaca
  • Day 4: Oaxaca
  • Day 5: Oaxaca/Puerto Escondido
  • Day 6: Puerto Escondido
  • Day 7: Puerto Escondido
WHAT'S INCLUDED
Accommodation
  • Hotels/hostels (6 nts, most multi-share).
Meals
  • No meals included
    Note: Allow USD175-230 for meals not included.
Transport
  • Private vehicle, walking.
Guide
  • CEO (Chief Experience Officer) throughout, local guides.
Included activities
  • Your First Night Out Moment: Connect With New Friends
  • Your Welcome Moment: Meet Your CEO and Group
  • Your Discover Moment: Oaxaca
  • Visit to local markets to learn about ceremonial objects used for Day of the Dead
  • Day of the Dead parade in Oaxaca
  • Beach time in Puerto Escondido
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Any international flights to Oaxaca and from Puerto Escondido 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 Oaxaca to Puerto Escondido: Day of the Dead tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. We recommend purchasing it from World Nomads.
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REQUEST A PRIVATE, CUSTOMIZABLE DEPARTURE By design, this is a group tour. You can however request a private, customized version of this tour for yourself or your private group of people. Private departures are usually more expensive, but come with these benefits:
  • Personal Itinerary can be tweaked and customized.
  • Protected Travel within your own bubble.
  • Professional Access our Travel Specialists' insider knowledge.
  • Privacy Enjoy a tour focused solely on you or your travel group.
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GOOD TO KNOW Download trip notes
CANCELLATION

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Oaxaca to Puerto Escondido: Day of the Dead 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 27 August 2022, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 27 August 2022, a deposit is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 61 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Oaxaca to Puerto Escondido: Day of the Dead 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 Oaxaca to Puerto Escondido: Day of the Dead 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 traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

Age Requirement

minimum 18 years old

Does this trip suit me?
  • 1. Physical Grading : 2 - Light Light walking and hiking suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.
  • 2. Trip Type : Small Group Group 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.
  • 3. Travel Style : 18-to-Thirtysomethings Fast, fresh, and fun adventures that never slow down, made for young, budget-minded travellers.
  • 4. Service Level : Basic Simple and clean hotels and hostels; affordable public and private transport; lots of optional activities.
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.
  • Elevated hygiene safety measures and distancing will be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues. Frequently touched surfaces are regularly disinfected.
  • 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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