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Inviting the Souls: The Start of Día de Muertos in Miahuatlán

  • Miahuatlan de Porfirio Diaz Mexico (map)

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  • Personalized guide and translation service by a native English speaker

  • Comfortable transportation round trip from Oaxaca City (2 hours each way)

  • Breakfast of tamales and fresh cut fruit en route

  • Visit to Miahuatlan graveyard to invite the souls of loved ones who have passed back to visit during Día de Muertos

  • Quick stop at regional market, this is a día de plaza when people from the surrounding communities come to the market to buy and sell goods: organic and heirloom vegetables from their fields, wild honey, freshly baked bread, traditional mezcal, and handmade tortillas

  • Visit to a traditional mezcal palenque, learning about the process and history of the mezcal of the region directly from the producing family

  • Traditional mezcal tasting of mezcal made on site  

  • A chance to purchase mezcal directly from the producers (price not included), our help packing it for travel

  • Drinking water and light snacks

  • Donation to future community youth center

Earlier Event: October 5
Private Outing
Later Event: October 18
Private Outing