Discovering the magic of the Wirikuta desert

Live and share the magic of the Wirikuta Desert!

130 EUR / pers.

BOOK

the experience

130 EUR / pers.

Discovering the magic of the Wirikuta desert

Live and share the magic of the Wirikuta Desert!

BOOK

the experience

Verified

2 - 4 people

2 days

Tepic

Verified

2 - 4 people

2 days

Tepic

Full description

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, there we are going to talk about the importance of this sacred land and also 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 optionally if you want we can visit the "Casa de Moneda", there are 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, there you are going to find the place where we offer dinner and a special lodging in a little but comfortable adobe houses and finally we are going to introduce you with the grandfather fire. The second day we will start with a fresh and delicious breakfast and around 10:00 am, we will go in our vehicle to the desert, were we will arrive at one communities and from there we will make a walk accompanied by some of the inhabitants of the village, who will share his knowledge about life in the desert. Around 2:00 pm we will eat and share some moments with one of the family of this place and already at 6:00pm, we will start the return to Santa Cruz de Carretas, where we can have another conversation with the grandfather fire if you want, and then dinner and sleep, closing in this way our journey. On the third day, you can optionally have a breakfast with us or if you like you can go up again to Real de Catorce, there are the option to take the willy at 8:00 am.

Highlights

  • You are supporting the community directly
  • A deep experience in this sacred place
  • You'll talk to grandfather fire

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