Day of the Dead Experience 5D/4N (from Mexico City)

Experience the charming, welcoming and vibrant culture of Mexico as well as the traditional and colourful festivities of the Day of the Dead, or Dia de Muertos! This 5 Day spiritually-themed excursion will take you to Mexico City’s historic city centre, the magical town of Mixquic with lively Day of the Dead festivities and to the ruins in nearby Tepoztlan. Admire the colourfully decorated altars and incredible face painting, enjoy the festive parades and stroll through one of Mexico City’s most important flower markets during this annual, truly remarkable, cultural event.

Tour Highlights

  • Celebrate Day of the Dead amongst locals
  • Appreciate lively festivities in the magical town of Mixquic
  • Explore Mexico City’s vibrant historic city centre
  • Hike to stunning ruins in nearby Tepoztlan
  • Visit one of Mexico City’s biggest flower markets
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Tour Information


  • 4 nights in hostel
  • All transport on tour
  • Unique cultural experiences
  • Some of the activities
  • Entrance fees for included activities


Every Wednesday


Day 1: Mexico City, Mexico

After the welcome meeting start your Day of the Dead Experience with a walking tour of the historic city center.

Day 2: Mexico City-Tepotztlan-Mexico City, Mexico

Transfer to Tepoztlan to explore the town and the nearby Aztec ruins. Witness the traditional process of building altars before heading back to Mexico City.

Day 3: Mexico City, Mexico

Visit Jamaica market and spend the evening in Mixquic for the Day of the Dead celebrations.

Day 4: Mexico City, Mexico

Enjoy a free day to discover the magnificent capital of Mexico City at your own leisure.

Day 5: Mexico City, Mexico

Check out of your accommodation as your trip ends.