San Martin ’s Master Wood Carvers whimsical figures painted in bright
Ocotlan the museum of Rodolfo Morales famous Oaxacan Muralist a
competition of Dia de Muertos murals in his style is held in the Oaxaca City
San Marcos Tlapazola Marvel at the magic of pottery maker Macrina Mateo
Martinez in her remote village - enjoy a delightful luncheon at her home
Teotitlan del Valle visit the home of well-known weaver Porfirio
Guitierrez in the remote corner of the village enjoy a private lunch with
the family
Zapotec/Mixtec Prehistoric Ruins of Monte Alban and Mitla
Xoxo Cemetery to see the candelight vigils to welcome the spirits of the
departed. See the processions and candelight displays at the cemetery of
Oaxaca City . Learn about the ancient Zapotec traditions of the spirits of
the dead and how they blended with Catholocism. Enjoy a “comparsa ”
procession of monsters and spirits in the village of San Lorenza de Etla.
Stay the week in a fabulous B&B only 5 blocks from the city center
Savor the great cuisine of Oaxaca at any of several wonderful restaurants
TOUR PRICE: $2895 per person double occupancy $495 single supplement
TOUR DATES: October 27 November 3, 2018
INCLUDES: ground transportation from Oaxaca airport and on tours as
outlined in the itinerary, all lodging and lodging taxes, all breakfasts, most
lunches (except on free day), entry fees to included activities, fees and
expenses for local guides, escorted by Marshall and Cathy Giesy .