October 30 – November 4, 2018
6 days/5 nights
$2000 (If paid in full – $1850)
Join our two-city trip to discover the cultural centers of Oaxaca and Mexico City for the most festive Mexican holiday, el Día de los Muertos. This trip offers cultural immersion, exploration and of course, mezcal!
Day 1: Viva Mexico!
Upon arrival, you will be met at the airport by Jet Black representatives and transported to our hotel. After you have settled in, all of the travelers will head to for an evening of getting to know one another over dinner and drinks! (Dinner included)
Day 2: Living Relics
Today we explore the ancient cultures of Oaxaca visiting St. Domingo Church and the archaeological site of Monte Alban, known as a holy center for the ancient Zapotec culture. We will end our evening with a walking tour of the Xoxocotlan Cemetery to view a traditional Day of the Dead parade! (Breakfast and lunch included)
Day 3: Salud!
After breakfast we will take an excursion to rural Oaxaca for an inside look at the artisanal process of making mezcal on a local farm. Taste and see what it takes to produce quality spirits. Once you’ve taken a siesta we will regroup for a cemetery tour to view public vigils! (Breakfast and lunch included)
Day 4: On to the Next!
After breakfast we will check out of our hotel for our flight to Mexico City – an emerging culinary capital with personality and lively nightlife. We’ll settle into our home for the next three nights and convene for a group dinner that evening. (Breakfast included)
Day 5: A History Lesson
Spend the day immersed in the art and culture of Mexico visiting major art and historical sites. The highlight the day will be a trip to Frida Khalo’s House followed by a cooking class to learn how to make traditional Mexican dishes! (Breakfast included)
Day 6: Nos Vemos
As we bring our vacation to a close, we’ll gather for breakfast and head home with timeless memories and friendships in tow. (Breakfast included)
$2000 Cost Includes:
- Accommodations based on double occupancy
- Meals and excursions as listed
- Domestic Flight Between OAX – MEX
- Airport transfers
- Transportation for group activities
- A professional photographer
- Payment Plan Fee
- Jet Black Swag
- International Airfare
- Meals not listed
- Transportation during free time
- Other incidentals