11 days

From $6,835

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Summary

Archaeological Gems, Historic Churches and Sugar Skeletons

This is a unique tour of Mexico which incorporates its stunning archaeological sites with vivid festivals for the Day of the Dead. Alongside visiting the Templo Mayor, Teotihuacan and 16th century churches, we venture to Mixquic, famed for its sugar skulls and the heart of the unique celebrations during this special holiday, which UNESCO added to its list of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.

Tour highlights:

  • Take a special boat trip at Xochimilco to see the network of canals known as the Aztecs' floating gardens
  • Partake in the lively Day of the Dead celebrations in Mixquic which have roots in the Pre-Columbian past
  • Explore the marvels of the Teotihuacan, the immense site where Aztecs thought time began
  • See the wonderful Diego Rivera mural in Cortes’ Palace in Cuernavaca

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Today's Price
$6,835

Deposit: $500 Single supplement: $1,070

Keeping you safe on your next tour

  • FREE 'Travel Safe' kits for every traveller
  • Self-drive options
  • Enhanced Health and Safety audits
  • Distanced seating on coaches
  • 'Get me home' service and private airport transfers
  • COVID protocols at our hotels, and aboard our cruise ships
  • Packed lunches and flexible dining options
  • Flexible balance payment date and COVID-friendly refund conditions
  • COVID-testing and training for tour staff
  • Constant monitoring and post-tour tracing

 

Meet your Experts

Dr Elizabeth Baquedano

Andante Guide Lecturer

A Mesoamerican specialist, Elizabeth is a Senior Honorary Lecturer at the Institute of Archaeology, UCL. She often lectures at the British Museum.

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Tour dates & prices

Included in your cost:

  • Expert Guide Lecturer
  • Professional Tour Manager
  • Local travel aboard a private air-conditioned coach
  • Meals as per the itinerary, tea or coffee with dinner
  • Accommodation
  • Entries to all sites as per the itinerary
  • All taxes & gratuities
  • Field notes
Tour Departure Tour ID Departure date Return Date Guided by Price Deposit Single supplement Availability
26 October 2022 AMDD221026 26 October 2022 (Wednesday) 5 November 2022 (Saturday) Dr Elizabeth Baquedano $6,835
(ex. flights)
$500 $1,070 Book your trip
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