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ONLINE EXPERIENCE

Celebration of Day of the Dead in Mexico

Ciudad de México, MexicoPart of Field Trips Online Experiences

Online experience hosted by Marisol

90 mins
Up to 10 people. Private groups available for up to 100
Join from your computer, phone, or tablet
Hosted in English, Spanish

What you'll do

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Travel to the heart of Mexico to live this enigmatic tradition that unites life and death in an incredible way.

Unique in its kind this celebration has an impressive range of festivals, parades, offerings, dances, music, crafts, and more.

Let yourself be led by a tourist guide, passionate about pre-Hispanic cultures and proud Mexican through the celebration of the Day of the Dead full of color and art with thousands of years of history and very deep meaning.

Perfect whether you have children at home and want to do something educational and fun or if you are an adult and want to learn about history, culture and do something out of the ordinary.

If you want to know the authentic Mexico this experience is for you!

As part of this experience, I'll show you all the elements of a Day of the Dead altar, its history and meaning, how to make the famous and colorful Mexican "papel picado"; we'll have a class on how to create a sugar skull and a nice gift at the end! All this with simple ingredients you can find in your kitchen.

This Experience is great for team-building, companies, schools, and families!. Book a private experience for your group. Is your group larger than my listed max group size for private groups? Send me a message. You can also send a request with the day and time.
**Ask for my other ONLINE Experiences!!!

Travel to the heart of Mexico to live this enigmatic tradition that unites life and death in an incredible way.

Unique in its kind this celebration has an impressive range of festivals, parades, offerings, dances, music, crafts, and more.

Let yourself be led by a tourist guide, passionate about pre-Hispanic cultures and proud Mexican through the celebration of the Day of t…

How to participate

  • Join a video call
    Use Zoom to participate on your desktop or mobile device. After you book you’ll receive an email with a link and details on how to join.
  • Book a private group
    Marisol can host private groups of any size, up to 100 guests. Private group rates start at $138.

What to bring

  • The list of materials will be provided before the experience, although you can only take note and do it later
From $28
/ person
Book for a private group
Mon, 17 May
$28 per person
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM (EDT)
$28 per person
Wed, 19 May
$28 per person
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM (EDT)
Join 1 other guest
$28 per person
Sat, 22 May
$28 per person
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM (EDT)
$28 per person

Meet your host, Marisol

Host on Airbnb since 2016
  • 228 Reviews
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I'm the owner of WanderlustToursMX and passionate about traveling, I love getting to know new places, cultures, and people. I'm also a proud Mexican who has dedicated years to touring and getting to know each little corner of this beautiful and vast country, I have spent years studying also the original cultures of pre-Columbian Mexico, traditions, culture, art, archaeological sites, food, and the whole range of cultural and artistic expressions that surround this country. If you want to know the authentic Mexico this experience is for you!

I also offer personalized tours in all of México, you can check them out here:
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I'm the owner of WanderlustToursMX and passionate about traveling, I love getting to know new places, cultures, and people. I'm also a proud Mexican who has dedicated years to touring and getting to know each little corner of this beautiful and vast country, I have spent years studying also the original cultures of pre-Columbian Mexico, traditions, culture, art, archaeological sites, food, and the whole range of cultural and artistic expressions that surround this country. If you want to know th…
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Rated 4.95 out of 5 from 228 reviews.

Andréa
May 2021
The BEST way to learn about “Día de muertos”!!!! From the comfort of your house, you will get transported to Mexico thanks to Marisol. She makes it so fun and family friendly, she is also so knowledgeable and passionate. I would 100% recommend to anybody who wants to discover this tradition in an original way. Thanks again Marisol, it was awesome!!!
The BEST way to learn about “Día de muertos”!!!! From the comfort of your house, you will get transported to Mexico thanks to Marisol. She makes it so fun and family friendly, she…
Mauricio Tanus
May 2021
The experience was very nice and the narrative was perfect. Marisol was super kind and she definitely knew her stuff, she was very helpful as she explained and answered every single question. Would recommend to anyone and we will be booking more experiences again!
The experience was very nice and the narrative was perfect. Marisol was super kind and she definitely knew her stuff, she was very helpful as she explained and answered every singl…
María
February 2021
Fantástica experiencia para hacer en familia!. Marisol es encantadora, didáctica, amena... un placer haber disfrutado con mi hija esta experiencia. Muy recomendable
Clare
February 2021
My daughter and I really enjoyed meeting Marisol and learning about the day of the dead which was interactive and educational. I felt like we were transported from snowy Scotland to Mexico! The sugar skulls were easy and fun to make and my daughters highlight.
My daughter and I really enjoyed meeting Marisol and learning about the day of the dead which was interactive and educational. I felt like we were transported from snowy Scotland t…
Sean
January 2021
highly recommend. what a wonderful cultural journey. truly felt like an experience, learned more about this special time and tradition, and Marisol is a delight. very special.
Andreea
December 2020
Marisol is a very sweet person and her heart burns for Mexico! This experience has been very interesting and we have learned a lot about the Dia de los muertos. And doing the little sugar skull ourselves was super cute and is a nice memory! Thank you Marisol!
Marisol is a very sweet person and her heart burns for Mexico! This experience has been very interesting and we have learned a lot about the Dia de los muertos. And doing the littl…

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

You’ll need an internet connection and the ability to stream audio and video to participate. A link and details on how to join will be included in your booking confirmation email.