Every year on October 30th, 31st and November 1st and 2nd Xcaret Park honors the Mexican tradition of the Day of the Dead by celebrating the Festival of Life and Death Traditions. Xcaret was declared a Masterpiece of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO and should definitely by on your list of things to do during your Cancun vacation.
During this festivity you will be able to experience the Hanal Pixan ritual (food for the souls), sample the delicious cuisine of the region, attend workshops, watch how they make the handrafts and visit the cemetery and altars with their gifts for their loved ones. There are also visual arts exhibitions, theater, dance and gala concerts.
Visit Xcaret Park during your Cancun vacation and experience thisand enjoy this celebration of the Mayan World. Visit http://www.cancun.travel for more information.
A unique experience in Cancun awaits you on the Day of the Dead!