Mexico

Trips
Witness remarkably carved radishes
Christmas In Oaxaca
Indigenous cultures, holiday pageantry and hands-on fun
Witness remarkably carved radishes
Land Cost: $2,995
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8 days
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2 upcoming departures
Celebrate Christmas in a region of Mexico known for color, crafts, hospitality and conviviality. Enjoy direct interaction with local artisans, and witness the over-the-top pageantry of celebrations featuring parades of giant papier-mache heads and competitions between artists who create sculptures from 7-pound radishes.
Catrina Dolls
Day of the Dead in Michoacán
Explore Morelia, Patzcuaro, and craft villages of the Purepecha people
Catrina Dolls
Land Cost: $3,295
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9 days
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2 upcoming departures or custom & private on your dates
Begin in colonial Morelia, continue to the villages of the Meseta Purepecha, and celebrate the Day of the Dead on the shores of Lake Patzcuaro, where traditions are more beautiful, more colorful, and more elaborate than anywhere else in Mexico.
See the beautiful monarchs of Michoacan
The Monarchs of Michoacan
Witness the butterflies' winter migration and Morelia's artisan traditions
See the beautiful monarchs of Michoacan
Land Cost: $2,995
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8 days
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Feb 18-25, 2018 or custom & private on your dates
Join the magnificent monarch butterflies on their winter migration among the oyamel fir forests where they escape the cold every year. Also enjoy the ambience of colonial Morelia and the traditional artistry of communities on the shores of Lake Patzcuaro.
The Ruins at Mayapan
Yucatan Family Adventure
A family friendly adventure in the Maya world
The Ruins at Mayapan
Land Cost: $2,050 - $3,095
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8 days
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Mar 31-Apr 7, 2018 or custom & private on your dates
Bike, hike, canoe, swim, cook, learn, and explore with your family. An active, engaging experience away from Mexico's crowded resorts, perfect for families with kids ages 8 and up.
Riding on the beach
Baja Blast
Coast & desert, hiking & surfing, swimming with sea lions, visits with ranchers & potters
Riding on the beach
Land Cost: $3,100
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Duration:
7 days
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Custom & private on your dates
An activity-filled adventure. Surf the waters of Los Cerritos, ride horses on the beach, go kayaking in Balandra Bay, hike in desert canyons, swim with sea lions at Los Islotes. In March and April get close up with Gray whales.
Petting a whale in Magdelena Bay
Baja: Whales & Waves
An Adventure of Crafts, Culture, Swimming & Wildlife
Petting a whale in Magdelena Bay
Land Cost: $3,425
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9 days
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Custom & private on your dates
Get ready for the spring break of a lifetime! This nine day exploration of Cabo is sure to delight kids and adults alike. The region's breathtaking desert landscapes and unique wildlife are a...
Overview

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Mexico is alive with color! Her markets and textiles and crafts, her foods and her festivals, are feasts for the senses. We are expanding our Mexico explorations from Oaxaca to Chiapas, Michoacan and the Yucatan, focusing on indigenous cultures, artisan and folk traditions, archaeology and natural history. You can celebrate some of the Western Hemisphere's most spectacular annual pageants here. On the cultural calendar, witness Day of the Dead, Night of the Radishes, or any of dozens of saints' day celebrations. On nature's timetable, witness the enormous migration of raptors along well-traveled flyways, or the departure and return of the Monarch butterflies.