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Day of the Dead in a cenote all year round from Mérida

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Day of the Dead in a cenote from Mérida
Adult from Mérida

Immerse yourself in the enchanting world of the Day of the Dead celebration whenever you please. You will start your adventure stepping into the historic Convent of San Bernardino de Siena at Valladolid, where you will begin experiencing the profound spiritual energy of this tour, as its walls emanate a strong spiritual ambiance due to the fact that it is a place filled with rich history and architectural splendor.

As twilight descends, you will be transported to a mystical Mayan village where the Day of the Dead comes alive next to a magical cenote. You will have the opportunity to engage yourself in the ancient art of Mayan body painting, an activity performed with the objective of honoring departed spirits. It consists of painting yourself with intricate designs of vivid colors, transmitting a symbolism that makes this celebration very much unique.

For sure you will have to indulge in the flavors of traditional Mayan liquor, Xtabentún, and savor the rich essence of cocoa and honey—a blend of Mayan gastronomy and the Day of the Dead festivities. Let your taste buds revel in the ancient flavors that connect past and present. And it will be very pleasant for you to experience the otherworldly beauty and spiritual significance of a sacred cenote at night. Discover the folklore surrounding these mystical sinkholes, believed to be portals between the living and the dead. Let our expert guide captivate you with tales and insights into the interwoven connections of life, death, and the afterlife.

Take part in the Hanal Pixán, a fascinating Mayan ceremony of offering to the dead led by a shaman, revealing the deep meaning behind this sacred ritual. Pay homage to your ancestors and forge a spiritual bond that transcends time and space. Songs and offerings will immerse you in the true essence of the Day of the Dead

Indulge in a delectable Taco dinner, savoring the vibrant flavors of local cuisine. Take a moment to immerse yourself in the profound ambiance of the Mayan community during your leisure time.


  • Take part in the long-lasting Day of the Dead festivity
  • Recall the ancient Mayan body painting tradition to honor departed spirits
  • Savor the flavors of Mayan liquors and gastronomy
  • Experience the spiritual beauty of a sacred cenote at night
  • Participate in a mesmerizing Mayan Offering ceremony, forging an unbreakable spiritual bond


  • Professional bilingual guide
  • Round transportation
  • Visit to the Convent of San Bernardino de Siena
  • Mexican taco dinner
  • Mayan purification ritual
  • Tequila and confectionery tasting


  • Beverages
  • Souvenirs
  • Optional gratuities


Clients will be informed about the meeting time at the selected meeting point the day prior to the development of the activity.