Your food adventure begins at a central location in Puerto Vallarta's Romantic Zone at 10am. Wear comfortable walking shoes and arrive hungry because you'll be sampling authentic local food for the next 3.5 hours.
Start with a tasty Jalisco stew, beef birria, a beloved traditional breakfast dish cooked by a local family. Next, sample freshly cooked carnitas tacos and mouthwatering tacos dorado. Afterwards, refresh your palate with a fresh, cold coconut.
Your knowledgeable guide will give you a behind-the-scenes tour of a local baker and butcher. Find out how the locals shop for freshly baked breads and meats and sample hot-off-the press tortillas, made from fresh sweet corn.
Continue to the local mercado and learn how to shop like a Mexican. Your guide will educate you on the plethora of chiles, both fresh and dried, and the delectable variety of fruits and vegetables that locals incorporate into their daily diet. You'll taste a Puerto Vallarta style ceviche tostada, then dine on a generous and crunchy fish taco at one of the best taco stands in town. Be sure to save room for an unforgettable seafood chile relleno taco and a shrimp brochette at another popular stop.
The final dish is a sizzling quesadilla made of tender adobada pork, beans, onion, and guacamole. For dessert, try a Michoacán-style sorbet or ice cream and finish up the tour at the enticing Azteca candy shop.
Bottled water, food and non-alcoholic drinks, a colorful signature shopping bag, and complimentary tour photos are all included.