After breakfast we will continue our way to Oaxaca. The road to this city amazes with picturesque views of the mountains, densely covered with giant cactuses.
An evening walk through Oaxaca city is waiting for you. This city is famous for its colonial architecture, museums and churches, as well as an abundance of colorful handicrafts from textiles, ceramics, wood and metal.
The only place in Mexico where they prepare a 50-degree drink “mezcal”. There are no fashionable resorts or industrial centers of a country. This is real Mexico, where Indian traditions and colonial architecture are combined. In the remote mountainous regions of the state of Oaxaca, still live Indians, whose way of life has not undergone many changes after many thousands of years. Among them there are still healers – “curanderos” who prepare magical potions according to old recipes.There are healers among them – “curanderos” who prepare magical potions according to old recipes.
Walking along the cobbled streets of the city of Oaxaca, you can admire the many churches built in the Baroque style, sit in one of the local cafes, where you can taste the cuisine of the state of Oaxaca, famous throughout the country, buy a real mezcal with “gusano” (beetle larva).
Hotel accommodation, rest. Visit to the Benedictine monastery of Ambrone or the royal abbey of Brou. Return to the hotel in Lyon and rest.
Departure for the Beaujolais feast from the hotel Dinner in a tent at the best tables. After the gala dinner meeting with the guide.
You will go to the main square holding torches, where there will be a lazar show and at 12 o’clock at night the first barrel of Beaujolais Nouveau will be opened.
Laser show, torchlight procession and dancing. Return to the hotel at the Hôtel Spa La Cueillette