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Día de los Muertos at Pátzcuaro

Pátzcuaro

Last but not least, we recommend that you save the date and come to visit during the last days of October and the first days of November, since Pátzcuaro is one of the destinations in Mexico where the traditional celebration of the “Día de los Muertos” is still present and continues being celebrated like in the old days.

This is the day, according to the tradition , when the departed return from the underworld to visit their loved ones, Lake Pátzcuaro is filled with candlelit canoes.

Once you have arrived to the sacred lake of Janitzio you will go to the Tzirumútaro pantheon, where you can see devoted people performing dances, songs and set up altars to remember their loved ones. The celebration is open to the public and visitors are welcome.

On your way back from Janitzio to Pátzcuaro, enjoy the offerings set up throughout the town, as well as the celebrations of the Wake of the Angels and the Dead. Remember to be very respectful of the traditions of its inhabitants.

Do not hesitate any longer and embark on this fascinating journey where the smell of marigolds and copal will fill your spirit.
Last but not least, we recommend that you save the date and come to visit during the last days of October and the first days of November, since Pátzcuaro is one of the destinations in Mexico where the traditional celebration of the “Día de los Muertos” is still present and continues being celebrated like in the old days.

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This is the day, according to the tradition , when the departed return from the underworld to visit their loved ones, Lake Pátzcuaro is filled with candlelit canoes.

Once you have arrived to the sacred lake of Janitzio you will go to the Tzirumútaro pantheon, where you can see devoted people performing dances, songs and set up altars to remember their loved ones. The celebration is open to the public and visitors are welcome.

On your way back from Janitzio to Pátzcuaro, enjoy the offerings set up throughout the town, as well as the celebrations of the Wake of the Angels and the Dead. Remember to be very respectful of the traditions of its inhabitants.

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