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Oaxaca, day of the dead deep experience

Oaxaca, day of the dead deep experience

Duration:16 hours total
Includes:Food, drinks, and transportation
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

I’m a local inhabitant from Santa Cruz Xoxocotlán, most of my life I’ve lived closely the day of the dead in this town, that, inspired me to study and get a tourism administration degree, and even write a thesis about this celebration, i have learned a lot by researching about it from interviews with locals and seeing how the different activities take place on this date , it is so vibrant and…
Jared
Jared
Jared
Jared

What we’ll do

We will get totally immersed into the celebration, because we will begin the day by going at first to the cemetery because like that you’ll be able to see how people prepare the tombs for the special night , the cemetery is going to be full of life , flowers , scented candles, even food is placed in order to welcome the beloved ones that have passed away back home . After one hour and a half we…

What else you should know

You must be really curious , willing to enjoy this as a party, this day isn’t sad for us at all , also be open minded to really change the way you live for a day , and if you like to party , that is good , we want to get you involved in everything we do on this date so be prepared for small work.

What I’ll provide

Snacks, Lunch and Tasting menu
Beer, Soft drinks and Spirits
Beer, mezcal, bottled water, hot chocolate and coffee are included .
Car
We will use local taxi service in order to support the local economy, the “colectivos” or public taxi service name is “sitio oriental”, and also because we want to achieve a real experience as locals do .

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Where you'll be

We will begin and finish the day by going to the local cemeteries, the old and new one , to witness the process of locals to prepare the tombs for the special night , then go to the old local market, to get the elements we need to make our day of the dead altar . After we get everything we need we will go to our home located about 10 minutes from Xoxocotlán, to make the activities we have prepared for you and also for you to see our lifestyle.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

What to bring

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More tips

You must be really curious , willing to enjoy this as a party, this day isn’t sad for us at all , also be open minded to really change the way you live for a day , and if you like to party , that is good , we want to get you involved in everything we do on this date so be prepared for small work.

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Jared
Oaxaca, day of the dead deep experience
5 reviews
£57/person
5 reviews
£57/person