Although the foundation of Holy Week is profoundly Christian and represents one of the most important celebrations for all of us who profess Faith, the date has now become mostly known as “Semana Santa vacation”.
Last year, Morelia had a Semana Santa program with over 100 activities which makes this the ideal destination to visit on your Holy Week 2020 vacation.
Silence Procession Semana Santa 2020 (*1)
The silence procession this Holy Week 2020 will happen on Friday, April 10th. This procession stands out for being the second largest in Mexico, but mainly because Morelia’s magical atmosphere is truly unique to intensely relive the offerings of the creed. This is a walk in which silence is imposed as tribute, bringing respect and mourning to the Passion of Christ.
Altar to the Virgin of Dolores in the Main Square
Another oblation you shouldn’t miss in Morelia this Semana Santa 2020 is the altar dedicated to the Virgin of Dolores set in the Main Square. The kiosk is fully decorated with fabrics, lots of flowers and music all as tribute to this adored Virgin.
We have only mentioned a couple of the dynamics that stand out in this celebration but for sure the great amount of activities planned for this special dates in Morelia make it the best place to be for “Holy Week 2020 vacation”, an unforgettable experience you won’t want to miss out on.
Semana Santa 2020 dates
Please keep in mind that these are popular dates and the most important thing to be aware of are the dates so you can plan accordingly and be able to get the best rates possible.
When is Holy Week 2020:
- April 5th, Palm Sunday
- April 6th, Holy Monday
- April 7th, Holy Tuesday
- April 8th, Holy Wednesday
- April 9th, Holy Thursday
- April 10th, Holy Friday
- April 11th, Holy Saturday or Glory Saturday
- April 12th, Resurrection Sunday (Easter)
What is the best place to book?
The best place is unquestionably a hotel with great location, close to the most important areas of this celebration. A comfortable hotel at a fair price.
MAKE YOUR RESERVATION ONLINE AT BEST WESTERN PLUS MORELIA HERE.