October 28 - November 4, 2019
an artful guided tour of
San Miguel de allende, Mexico

special dia de los muertos edition


Join CAMIBAart for seven nights and six full days as we explore the beauty of San Miguel de Allende and its surrounding area on a tour that is personally curated and led by CAMIBAart c0-founder Troy Campa.

This special tour is scheduled to coincide with Mexico's famous Day of the Dead celebrations that take place throughout Mexico October 30th - November 2nd.  

This tour is created with flexibility in mind, allowing each guest to determine the speed and structure they desire, while providing access to a wide variety of experiences.

Each morning the group will enjoy art-centric excursions together. 

Each afternoon, guests are provided with curated lists of other sites and experiences in the same area of the morning excursion to consider.  Guest can choose how they'd like to spend their afternoon: 

  • Join Troy on his planned afternoon excursions and even evening dinner

  • Explore something from the curated list

  • Venture off into the city on your ow

Tour Dates: October 28th - November 4th, 2019

  • Sunday October 28th is the travel/arrival day - the only official tour scheduled event this day is a welcome dinner.

  • October 29th - November 3rd are tour days - five of these days there are scheduled excursions until lunch, at which time guests are free to wander off or to stay with the tour guides.  One day includes a full day of scheduled excursions outside of San Miguel de Allende.

  • Sunday November 4th is the travel/departure day - no official tour events are scheduled for this day.

Itinerary Includes:

  • Tour of local art galleries and local artist's home studios.

  • Visit to Fabric La Aurora: a historic fabric factory turned into a collection of galleries and studios.

  • March in parade for Day of the Dead and visit to a local cemetery to see Day of the Dead alters.

  • Tour of museums including Bellas Artes and Casa de Cultura Banamex.

  • Walking tours of the historic downtown area.

  • A day trip to the nearby towns of Atotonilco and Dolores Hidalgo: this trip includes stops at the cathedral of Dolores Hidalgo, cathedral of Atotonilco, a ceramic workshop and the home and showroom of a local collector of Mexican Folk Arts.

Included in the cost are:

  • Transportation from the Queretaro Mexico (QRO) to the Hotel on the arrival day of October 28th (guest arriving on any day other than the 28th are responsible for their own transportation from the airport)

  • 7 night stay at a newly remodeled hotel in the heart of the city with only at 15 minute walk to the Jardin.

  • Three meals including a welcome dinner on the 28th (all other meals are the guests responsibility)

  • Five mornings and one full day of scheduled excursions (including entrance fees for those excursions)

  • Transportation to all morning excursions

  • Six afternoons and evenings in San Miguel de Allende where guests may continue with the guides or are free to explore the city on their own.

  • Transportation from the Hotel to the Queretaro Mexico (QRO) for return flight anytime on November 4th (guest leaving any day other than the 4th are responsible for their own transportation)

Tour Costs:

  • Tour costs are $1,800.00 per person for double occupancy.

  • Single occupancy costs add $650.00.

Transportation: Price does not include airfare to and from Queretaro Mexico (QRO).  Guest are responsible for their own travel arrangements to ensure arrival at the airport on October 28th and to leave the airport on November 4th.  We are available to consult while guests make these arrangements. 

 

This trip is limited to 10 guests and requires a minimum of 5 guests signed up by August 12th, 2019 to make.  We will maintain a waiting list once all spaces are filled.

A $500.00 deposit is required by August 12th, 2019 to reserve space.  This deposit is non-refundable unless the tour does not make by August 12th, 2019.

Full payment is required by September 23rd, 2019.