Tastes of Mexico

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Tastes of Mexico - Explore!
Tastes of Mexico - Explore!
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Mexico City


  • Sample Mexico City's soft corn tortillas
  • Try the traditional fish soup of Caldo de Piedra
  • See the traditional methods of creating tamales
  • Learn how ceviche is prepared in Campeche
Age range
14 to 85 year olds
Max Group Size
Coach / Bus
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Travel style
Food & Culinary, Local Guide, Discovery, Sightseeing
Start in Mexico City and end in Merida! With the food & culinary tour Tastes of Mexico, you have a 14 day tour package taking you from Mexico City to Merida and through Mexico City, Mexico and 12 other destinations in Mexico. Tastes of Mexico includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.


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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Join trip in Mexico City
    Start point Hotel Fontan, Hotel reception, Av. Paseo de la Reforma 24, Colonia Centro, Cuauhtémoc, 06040 Ciudad de México, CDMX, Mexico 18:30
  2. Day 2: Explore Mexico City and try street tacos for lunch
  3. Day 3: Visit Pyramids of Teotihuacan, continue to Puebla
  4. Day 4: Try mole poblano, afternoon drive to Oaxaca
  5. Day 5: Explore the food markets and taste mezcal
  6. Day 6: Try making Mexican classics in a morning cooking class, free afternoon to visit Monte Alban
  7. Day 7: Drive to Chiapa del Corzo
  8. Day 8: Learn to make tamales en route to San Cristobal
  9. Day 9: Visit the markets; afternoon free for optional chocolate making workshop
  10. Day 10: Drive from highlands to rainforests of Palenque
  11. Day 11: Visit Mayan Palenque; try ceviche en route to Campeche in the Yucatan
  12. Day 12: Drive into the Yucatan to Merida via the temples of Uxmal
  13. Day 13: Visit Izamal; afternoon visit to food markets
  14. Day 14: Trip ends in Merida
    End point Hotel Colonial, Hotel reception, Calle 62 476, Parque Santa Lucia, Centro, 97000 Centro, Yuc., Mexico 09:00

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  • Accommodation

    Rated Good by past passengers
  • Guide

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Meals

  • Transport

  • Additional Services

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  • Flights

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  • M
    Written on May 17, 2019
    4.3 - Excellent

    An excellent tour.

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  • D
    Written on May 17, 2019
    4.7 - Excellent

    It was a great trip - much better that I expected, despite the average age being in their 70's. Victor was the star of the trip making it interesting and busy. We were late everywhere - but it just didn't matter!! The food element made sure we all had a... Read more

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  • T
    Written on May 17, 2019
    4.7 - Excellent

    Just that Victor was an incredible tour leader & guide and this was a great trip through Mexico.

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These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
Recommended for Mexico. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
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Recommended for Mexico. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Hepatitis B
Recommended for Mexico. Ideally 2 months before travel.


Mexico City is the starting point and Merida is the endpoint.
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Covering a total distance of approx 1,556 km.
  • Mexico City (Mexico)
  • 42 km
  • Teotihuacan (Mexico)
  • 99 km
  • Puebla (Mexico)
  • 267 km
  • Oaxaca (Mexico)
  • 2 km
  • Monte Alban (Mexico)
  • 401 km
  • Chiapa de Corzo (Mexico)
  • 36 km
  • San Juan Chamula (Mexico)
  • 8 km
  • San Cristobel de Las Casas (Mexico)
  • 110 km
  • Palenque (Mexico)
  • 302 km
  • Campeche (Mexico)
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