Day of the Dead tour
Day of the Dead or 'Dia de Muertos' is a world-famous colorful Mexican tradition, celebrating life and death on November 1st and 2nd. But what are the essential elements? Get a grasp on this ancient celebration through its characteristic flavors.
During this 3-hour guided tour, we will visit the shops and stalls where you can see the preparation for Day of the Dead unfold. You will learn all about Mazatlan's founding fathers and Day of the Dead altars. Flowers, food and folk art are an essential part of this tradition and Mazatlan has its unique seasonal specialties. You will get to know the families who keep these traditions alive. Dive into delicious flavors like tacos, tamales, mezcal and of course Pan de Muertos.
This is a special tour that only available a few weeks per year. Come and discover the beauty behind Day of the Dead.
Duration: 3 hours
Style: tour in Auriga taxi
When: the last week of October
Price: $60USD per person
Group size: 5-8 people
Location: Centro historico
Meeting point: Plazuela Machado
- People who want to decipher Day of the Dead and its traditions
- People who want to try scrumptious seasonal flavors
- People who want to get to know Mazatlan’s culinary backstreets