Get ready to become a local in 3 hours. Experience our 3.5-hour food tasting and walking tour offering a local’s insight into Mexican culture through its delicious and intricate cuisine, and rich history. Your local “foodie” guide takes you on a culinary adventure, navigating the cobblestone streets of historic Puerto Vallarta. Along the way you will delight in the best Puerto Vallarta has to offer, visiting 9 carefully selected food tasting locations.
Explore off-the-beaten-path eateries, meet their colorful owners and staff, visit taco stands and try regional delicacies. Leave filled with a deeper understanding of Puerto Vallarta and Mexico, a satisfied stomach and new insight to continue on your discovery of authentic Puerto Vallarta.
Your local “foodie” guide will be waiting to welcome you on an exquisite culinary journey exploring Puerto Vallarta´s Downtown and Old Town neighborhoods. Get ready to sample mouth-watering food at family-owned restaurants and stands. Sip on refreshing local drinks, eat authentic dishes and even enjoy a fresh tortilla straight off of the conveyor belt.
Learn about food from the vibrant local people whose pride in their craft is only matched by the effusiveness of their spirit. On this tour, you will dive into incredible dishes, namely mole enchiladas, traditional ceviche tostadas, tortillas, fresh coconut, authentic tacos, traditional drinks, regional candies and more. All food tastings are included on this tour.
Here is a sampling of our family-owned tasting locations: Gaby´s Restaurant – Beautiful garden patio, perfect setting to complement their delicious family recipe mole, El Guero – Local favorite leaves customers hankering for their fresh ceviche, Xocodivas chocolates – Indulge in fine handcrafted artisan chocolates, Robles Famous Birria Taco Stand – Simple yet elaborate regional delicacy, Cesar’s Coconut Stand – Meet Cesar, a machete-wielding coconut expert, La Gloria Tortilla Factory – Puerto Vallarta´s oldest tortilla factory, La Azteca Candy Store – Vallarta’s version of Willy Wonka’s Chocolate Factory offering fantastic regional candies, Tuba by Concepcion – Discover dapper Concepcion´s refreshingly delicious regional drink, tuba, Los Cuñados – The city´s oldest taco stands, manned by four generations. Serving up authentically delicious tacos de asada.
Vallarta Food Tour´s unique cultural and historical experience that will not just satisfy your stomach, but leave you wanting to learn more about Puerto Vallarta. Between trying out delicious bites and tastings, you will feast your eyes on the beauty of Vallarta, its architecture, topography and historical sights. Your passionate and informative guide will help you navigate through Puerto Vallarta and leave you feeling like a local. During your tour, you will see some great sights including beautiful Guadalupe Church, the charming center of Puerto Vallarta -the Town Plaza, Old Town, the Rio Cuale, famed Los Muertos Pier and the bustling Malecon, Vallarta’s landmark boardwalk.
This tour will truly give you a taste of the Mexican food and culture in Puerto Vallarta. Provecho.