Unique Day of the Dead private tour


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Activity Level



Youth and Family, Museums / Culture, Local Experience, Food and Wine


Kid Friendly: Yes. Kids love sweets that are prepared for these days at the markets

We will have some places to rest during the tour

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 6



English (fluent), French (fluent), German (fluent), Spanish (fluent)

a tour of a real experience of this festivity

Take this tour that can only be done ONCE a year!

this celebration is by far the most important for many Mexicans
A tour in a destination that you may not find in a travel guide:Iztapalapa !

In any other country in the world the" day of the dead" is LIVED like here in Mexico. It is a colorful celebration despite its name and when people remember their deceased loved ones . A mix of Prehispanic and Spanish traditions.

This tour is only OFFERED on the 1st and 2nd November.


We visit a traditional market to see what people buy for these days to prepare their altars at home and what they take to the cemetery, taste the traditional day of the dead bread then visit a cemetery where you see how tombs are decorated , people bringing tons of flowers to the tombs, eating food and drinking.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

End Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 4 hours


public transportation

What’s Included

Other: My services as your professional guide and concierge service about any restaurant, museum or entertainment information you require.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

300 mxn - for some food,drinks or traditional candies

What’s Extra

Other: bus, subway, food and drinks

If your PARTY is bigger send me a message and I CUSTOMIZE the tour for you.

A Recent Review of this tour

We made „The day of the dead-Tour" with Antonio and it was an absolutely wonderful experience. Antonio gave us an authentic insight into the traditional festivities and we learned a lot about the mexican culture. We highly recommend Antonio's „The day of the dead-Tour". Many thanks Antonio for these really unique experience.
Isabel Doerr

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