Day of The Dead

A Celebration To Die For
Day of the Dead

November 1st and 2nd are two very special days for those across Mexico and living abroad. It is a day where families and friends come together to celebrate those loved ones who have passed away. This is a day for celebrating their life, and you are not going to want to miss the celebrations at Sandos Caracol! 

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November 1st and 2nd

Honoring the Deceased and Celebrating Life

The first few days of November are something special in Mexico. Across the country, people come together to remember and celebrate life. Visiting Sandos Caracol during this extraordinary occasion will allow you to be part of this unique moment full of beautiful altars, parades of Catrinas (elegantly dressed skeleton characters), and ancient traditions that celebrate life after death. 

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Day of the Dead

Day of the Dead Activities and Amenities

The Altar
Altar Displays

The most symbolic pieces of the night, thought as the very thing that allows those who passed celebrate with us.

Face Painting
Face Painting

Look the part during the celebrations with a traditional catrina face paint session. 

Traditional Dishes
Traditional Dishes

Traditional recipes from across Mexico brought to life by the best Chefs in the Riviera Maya.

Breathtaking Performances
Breathtaking Performances

Performances during the day and night, guaranteed to leave you speechless.

Music
Live Music

It's not a celebration without a Mariachi band and traditional Mexican music! 

Parades
Lively Catrina Parade

Get an authentic taste of Mexico and these two special days of celebration. 

Rituals
Rituals

Take part in one of our rituals performed by Mayan elders.

Kermes
Kermes

Indulge in fun and traditional games and activities. 

Special Decorations and Areas
Special Decorations and Areas

From a fake graveyard to dangling sugar skulls, mesmerize yourself in the beautiful colors and feelings.