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Don't miss this cemetery helps you celebrate life and have a better understanding of Mexican Culture

I enjoyed this cemetery so much. Gave me such an appreciation for a culture I love. If you don't... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Lynnie14875
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Montrose, Colorado
Beautiful Day of the Dead Tour

A Mexican lady who worked for the local government in Chapala gave us a tour of the Ajijic Panteon... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
singsinmex
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Ajijic, Mexico
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

I enjoyed this cemetery so much. Gave me such an appreciation for a culture I love. If you don't really get it stop here and think about how much people are loved and remembered in a totally different way than in the US . Give...More

Thank Lynnie14875
Reviewed 9 July 2018

A Mexican lady who worked for the local government in Chapala gave us a tour of the Ajijic Panteon (cemetary) on the Day of the dead. The Mexican culture celebrates dead relatives by cleaning their graves, decorating them, bringing food and having a picnic and...More

Thank singsinmex
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Mexicans revere their dead ..... on the day of the dead , Mexicans go visit their loved ones in the cemetery down the street from my house ... the whole family goes and has a picknic on the graves ..... they play music and make...More

Thank Gravy G
Reviewed 15 May 2018

This quaint little cemetery is a good place to meditate upon:origin, meaning, morality and destiny. You learn more at a funeral than a wedding. It's in some places well tended and in others totally neglected. It's quaint and artsy all the way through. Enjoy a...More

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Reviewed 21 April 2018

I love going to cemetery's. They are very different in every country. It is a peaceful place to go and pray and think about our loved ones who have passed away

Thank Jacqueline11
Reviewed 26 March 2018

The cemetery is beautiful. The Mexican people have such respect for their loved ones. The location is easy to find and waking here is beautiful.

Thank Angieinaz1
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

While I am not an expert on Mexican cemetery traditions we found this little cometary well worth the visit. The way of celebration life over death, with soccer balls, egg shell flowers, painted dogs brought tears to our eyes in a very good way. Very...More

Thank jacek101
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Ok, I don't usually make a point of visiting cemeteries but if you are walking by this place it's worthwhile going in to see all of the beautifully adorned tombs. I have been told that the gates are often locked up so I guess we...More

Thank Claudetteth
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Coming from the United States, I don’t expect a cemetery to be filled with flowering trees, birdsong, colorful tributes, and music. I love the celebration of life, both past and present, that we were privileged to see.

Thank TPN423
Reviewed 7 January 2018

My first trip to Mexican cemetery and worth the trip. Very colorful grave decorations and huge variety of markers. I was shocked and disappointed by how much trash was scattered about. Great for photos, lots of trees and flowers.

Thank Eric S
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