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Día de los Muertos in Miahuatlán

  • Miahuatlan de Porfirio Diaz, Oaxaca Mexico (map)

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Join us a traditional mezcal producing community in the Sierra Sur of Oaxaca in celebrating Day of the Dead by saying farewell to the visiting souls and doing a tamal crawl, sampling tamales at various homes.

  • Personalized guide and translation service by a native English speaker

  • Comfortable transportation round trip from Oaxaca city (2 hour each way)

  • Quick breakfast of antojitos, little local snacks at our favorite roadside comedor

  • Visit to graveyard and bid farewell to the souls

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

  • Tasting of traditional mezcal made on site

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

  • Tasting of tamales from the homes of cocineras tradicionales, the preferred food to serve guests during the celebration and visits to family altars

  • Drinking water and light snacks

  • Donation to future community youth center

Earlier Event: November 1
Día de los Muertos in Teotitlán & Mitla
Later Event: November 3
Mezcal Minero & Flower Carpets