Join in the celebrations of one of the world's most bizarre cultural institutions – Mexico's Day of the Dead – on this special festival-themed trip running over the Halloween period. Visit the museums of Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera and learn all about their fascination with death. Wander about the sacred indigenous site of Tepoztlan, attend a traditional Day of the Dead ceremony in Mixquic and see elaborate altars dedicated to the decreased. This fun-filled festival trip will leave you with a much enhanced appreciation for the Mexican way of life – and for the dead!

Highlights

Visit the Frida Kahlo Museum in delightful Coyoacan

Fiesta the night away at a vibrant street party

Witness Day of the Dead ceremonies in Mixquic

Help to create a traditional Day of the Dead altar

Explore the historic town of Tepoztlan