Purchase tickets ahead of time for the 3-hour Guelaguetza show in Oaxaca. Guarantee your admission to this popular show, featuring native dancing and singing, which allows guests to learn about Mixtec and Zapotec history, followed by a traditional Mexican dinner. Pickup from your Oaxaca hotel is available.
3-hour Guelaguetza folk singing and dancing show in Oaxaca
Enjoy convenient pickup at your Oaxaca hotel at 7pm for the included ride to the Guelaguetza native folk singing and dancing show. On the way, learn about the origins of the festival, dating back to the Aztec conquering of the Mixtec and Zapotec people. Arrive at the show's location: either a 16th-century Dominican convent or the Casa de Cantera restaurant. Take in the festive, multicolored clothing of the dancers and singers, each representing different regions of the state of Oaxaca. Throughout the 3-hour show, learn about the traditions and rituals of the different cultures, which have blended to make this region of Mexico's culture unique. Following the show, feast on a traditional Mexican dinner. Taxis are available outside the venue to take you back to your hotel (own expense).
Reviews by Viator travelers
The Guelaguetza Show was amazing...
, Jul 2016
The Guelaguetza Show was amazing. The colors, dances, and the traditions of Oaxaca are overall shown during this dinner.