Guided tour of Wirikuta desert with locals

Guided tour of Wirikuta desert with locals

For 2 days and nights, discover the Wirikuta Desert with locals and take part to sacred ceremonies.

130 EUR / pers.
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For 2 days and nights, discover the Wirikuta Desert with locals and take part to sacred ceremonies.

130 EUR / pers.

Description

2-4people
2 days
Tepic
Real de Catorce

The first day, around 9 am we will meet in one of the cafes in Real de Catorce, from there we are going to walk to Holy Mountain El Quemado and talk about the importance of this sacred land. At the same time, you will see a magnificent view of the desert. Around 1:00 pm we are going to return to Real de Catorce to eat and visit the "Casa de Moneda" where there is a great photography exposition of Wixarika people. At 6:30 pm we are going to descent in jeep or willy to the community of Santa Cruz de Carretas. We will take dinner and a special lodging in a little but comfortable adobe houses. Finally, take part of a sacred ceremony and meet the Grandfather Fire. The second day starts with a fresh and delicious breakfast. Around 10:00 am, go to the desert at a community’s place. Discover the surrounding wi...

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Highlights

  • Support directly the community
  • A deep experience in this sacred place
  • Talk to grandfather fire

Experience type

What's included

  • Transport
  • Passionate guide

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