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Tour Mixquic

Product ID: 73254
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Mixquic is a town that symbolizes the essence of the ritual of death. Find out how locals receive their deceased relatives and friends in a truly unusual ritual.
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Duration: 11 hours
Starting time 2:00 PM
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Live tour guide
Spanish

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Experience

Highlights
  • Step back in time on a history tour
  • Pick-up and drop-off included (selected hotels only)
  • Endure a once-in-a-lifetime offbeat experience
Full description
Be collected from the meeting point and take the road to Mixquic, a town that symbolizes the essence of the ritual of death. It is decorated to celebrate the traditional Day of the Dead with beautiful carpets of sawdust, cempasuchil flowers, pre-Hispanic dances, and colorful altars.

This is one of the most important celebrations in Mexico because families gather to visit the cemetery and decorate the tombs of their deceased family, giving offerings such as fruit, water, salt, a typical bread called "pan de muerto", and candles. Dare to learn more about how the locals receive their deceased relatives and friends in a truly unusual ritual.
Includes
  • Tour Tourist Transportation round trip
  • Tour Conductor
  • Visit Church of St. Andrew the Apostle
  • Pantheon Mixquic
  • Show of the Lightened
  • 1 Chocolate skull
  • Travel insurance board unit
  • Taxes
  • Boxed lunch containing a green salad, Chicken Milanese in a ciabatta sandwich, soda, hand fruit, and a bag of chips
What’s Not Included
  • Pick up or drop-off at your accommodation
  • Additional services
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities

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Product ID: 73254