Day of the Dead guided tour in Mexico City
Activities

Day of the Dead guided tour in Mexico City

Free cancellation
Language: English , Spanish
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 8 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Live closely one of the most representative festivals of Mexico City
  • Visit the UNAM and admire dedicated offerings to iconic characters of Mexico
  • Learn about this offering monumental by the hand of your guide
  • Enjoy a night tour in a trajinera through the canals of Xochimilco
What to expect

Enjoy a tour where you can be part of one of the most significant Mexican traditions, the day of the Dead, celebrated on November 1st! On this tour, you will visit the UNAM, where dedicated offerings are mounted each year to iconic characters of Mexico and family offerings, witness this offering monumental by the hand of your guide and know the elements that make them up.

You will see the traditional catrinas and marigold flowers that decorate each of the scenes represented. After this colorful visit, enjoy a night tour in a trajinera through the canals of Xochimilco. Float through the decorated canals and pass through the floating gardens, popularly known as chinampas. You will visit a pantheon at night and you will admire the famous altars and their rich expressions of popular art that merge symbolism and thought, both pre-Hispanic and Catholic around death. Don't miss this tour, it only happens once a year!

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • What's included
    • Roundtrip transportation from the meeting point
    • Visit to UNAM
    • Trajinera ride
    • Ticket to the Pantheon
    • Bilingual guide (English/Spanish)
    What's not included
    • Food and drinks
    • Tips (Optional)
    Where
    Meeting point:
    The meeting point can be any of the following, at 6.00pm - Back of the Palace of Fine Arts (Av. Hidalgo, Centro Histórico de la Ciudad de México, Cuauhtémoc, Ciudad de México, CDMX) - Hostal Amigo (Isabel la Católica 61-A, Centro Histórico de la Ciudad de México, Cuauhtémoc, Ciudad de México, CDMX) Please note: You do not need to inform the local operator which meeting point you will go to, you can choose the one that is most suitable for you
    What to remember
    • The minimum age required to participate in this tour is 12 years old
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    Amigo Tours
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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