Real Food Adventure - Mexico Overview

Take a culinary journey through Mexico, tasting the flavours of Oaxaca, Puebla and Mexico City. From markets through ancient ruins to cooking classes and tasty streetside vendors, this is a Real Food Adventure like no other.

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    • Total price tool tip
      USD $1,420
      CAD $1,460
      AUD $1,435
      EUR €1,030
      GBP £825
      NZD $1,595
      ZAR R14,320
      CHF FR1,245
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There is an earlier version of this trip also available for travel from Jan 1, 2013 to Dec 31, 2014. View earlier Real Food Adventure - Mexico.

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Trip Validity

  • 2015-01-01 - 2015-12-31

Experience Mexico’s distinctive cuisine while travelling through Oaxaca, Puebla and Mexico City

Get an authentic taste of Mexico on this luscious journey through some of the country’s most famous culinary regions. Meander through Oaxaca’s aromatic markets; take to the streets of Puebla to sample some the city’s local specialties; indulge in fresh seafood on the beach; and take to the streets of Mexico City on a taco crawl to experience a delightful culinary heritage that goes back thousands of years. If you’re after cultural richness, authentic experiences and flavoursome food that’s tinged with fiesta, then this Real Food Adventure is for you.

  • Take a taco crawl through Mexico City
  • Sample queso, cactus and even grasshoppers at Oaxaca’s incredible Abastos Markets
  • Discover the fascinating ruins of Mitla
  • Sip smoky mezcal on a distillery tour
  • Learn to make Puebla’s most famous dish, mole poblano, during a memorable cooking class
  • Eat fresh ceviche on the beach in Zipolite
  • Taste tortillas fresh off the comal
  • Dine on the flavours of Mexico at a traditional cantina

What's included in this trip

  • Start:

    Mexico City, Mexico
  • Finish:

    Mexico City, Mexico
  • Group size:

    Min 1 , Max 12
  • Ages:

    Min 15
  • Meals:

    8 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 3 dinners
  • Accommodation:

    Hotel (8 nts)
  • Transport:

    Bus, Overnight bus, Plane
  • Included activities:

    Mexico City - Centro Historico food tour and lunch, Mexico City - Taco crawl, Oaxaca - Mercado Abasto tour, Oaxaca - Mercado Tlacolula visit, Oaxaca - Mezcaleria visit, Oaxaca - Mitla ruins visit, Puebla - City food tour, Puebla - Cooking class, Puebla - Lucha libre, Zipolite - Fishing Expedition and Ceviche Breakfast, Zipolite - Seafood Market Visit

  • Carbon emissions offset:

    309kg pp per trip
  • Notes:

    A single supplement is available on this trip.

  • Total price from

    USD $1,420
    CAD $1,460
    AUD $1,435
    EUR €1,030
    GBP £825
    NZD $1,595
    ZAR R14,320
    CHF FR1,245
    *
    Price information
  • Per day from:

    USD $157
    CAD $162
    AUD $159
    EUR €114
    GBP £91
    NZD $177
    ZAR R1,591
    CHF FR138
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About Mexico

Real Food Adventure - Mexico Summary

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Days 1-2 Mexico City

Dive into Mexico City’s celebrated food scene on a taco crawl. Eat at some of the best taco stands in town, discover the delectable tacos al pastor (slow-roasted, marinated pork tacos) and sip mezcal in one of the city’s sensational bars. The next morning, dive into the markets and be awed by the amount of fresh produce on offer and discover the city’s historic centre.

Day 3 Puebla

With a compelling history still reflected in its wealth of colonial buildings and churches, Puebla is a delight - especially its cuisine, which gave the world mole poblano.

Days 4-6 Oaxaca

Oaxaca is a culturally diverse city with beautifully preserved colonial buildings, impressive archaeological sites, amazing markets and one of the most respected art scenes in Mexico.

Days 7-8 Zipolite

Take the bus to Zipolite, where we’ll visit the colourful markets in search of this town’s culinary treats. The next day, head out on a fishing expedition and enjoy some chill-out time on the beach. Learn how to make ceviche (raw fish cooked in citrus juice) in the true Mexican style. Then it’s time for one final dinner to celebrate this divine Mexican food adventure.

Day 9 Mexico City

Catch a flight to Mexico City this morning, where this culinary adventure ends at the airport.
    • 9
    • QVZA
    • Total price tool tip
      USD $1,420
      CAD $1,460
      AUD $1,435
      EUR €1,030
      GBP £825
      NZD $1,595
      ZAR R14,320
      CHF FR1,245
      *
    •  
       
       
       
       
    •  
       
       
       
       
    • Food
    • Original
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