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Día de los Muertos in Teotitlán & Mitla

  • Teotitlán del Valle, Oaxaca Mexico (map)

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Join us in taking part in the celebrations of Day of the Dead in the Zapotec communities in Mitla and Teotitlán del Valle where we are invited into our community partner´s homes to welcome the souls, learn about their traditions, view altars, visit graveyards, and feast on dishes of the season such as mole and tamales.

  • Personalized guide and translation service by a native English speaker

  • Comfortable transportation round trip from Oaxaca city (1 hour each way)

  • Participate in the traditional Day of the Dead celebrations in the home of women Zapotec weavers in Teotitlán

  • Visit to the cemetery and participate in the creation of the altar, learn about Day of the Dead traditions of this family and village

  • Travel to Mitla to participate in their Day of the Dead festivities and visit traditional altars in family homes

  • Lunch and dinner of traditional dishes served during this holiday (moles, tamales, hot chocolate)

  • Drinking water and light snacks

  • Donation to women's cooperative annual project