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Downtown Puerto Vallarta Food Tour

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  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
  • Small-group tour
  • Led by a local guide
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Downtown Puerto Vallarta Food Tour
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Downtown Puerto Vallarta Food Tour
US$52.00
Overview
Get acquainted with Puerto Vallarta's delicious food scene on this 3.5-hour food and eating walking tour. With an expert foodie leading the way, sample the diverse array of the city's edible delights, from tacos to sweets on this culinary adventure. Stop at 10 different spots to sample the food. And while going from place to place, see some of the highlights of the town and learn about the history of Puerto Vallarta. This small-group tour is limited to just 10 people, ensuring plenty of personalized attention. Suitable for all age groups and fitness levels.
What to Expect
Your local "foodie" guide will be waiting to welcome you on a 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 compliment 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 gave you a taste of the Mexican food and culture in Puerto Vallarta. Provecho.
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Reviewed 2 days ago
Joann was GREAT

My wife and I booked the PV food tour and had a wonderful time. We met with Joann in the Plaza at 10:00 am and started walking the streets in downtown PV. Joann was wonderful and very knowledgeable about the buildings, restaurants and family owned...More

Thank DanaT101
Reviewed 5 days ago
Excellent tour by local chef

We really enjoyed having Joanna give us a cultural/foodie tour of old town Puerto Vallarta. There was a great variety including street tacos, refreshing aguas, more formal mole, casual pibil tasting interspersed with a beautiful glass and tile store as well as tortilla factory, candy...More

Thank CeeBeeAuckland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Best street taco, agua fresca, and tour guide.

My boyfriend and I attended this food tour led by Shaunie (whose energy was absolutely electrifying) and were very pleased with how much we learned about the food and the town simply from being guided by her. The goat street taco (don’t worry there’s other...More

Thank Allison L
Paul M, Owner at Vallarta Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are delighted that you enjoyed your tour! Thanks so much for taking the time to your experience and for writing such an amazing and detailed review! And thank you and for recommending us!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Great way to get the best street taco

Always wanted to eat the street tacos in Vallarta. This tour gave us the opportunity to eat great tacos. Amanda was our tour guide. During the tour Amanda gave us the back story and history of the areas that we visited. This is a great...More

1  Thank Brent B
Paul M, Owner at Vallarta Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are elated that you enjoyed your tour! Thanks so much for taking the time to your experience and for writing such an amazing and detailed review! And thank you and for recommending us and foe giving great advice!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Simply delicious!

This is a great way to see Puerto Vallarta as well as try delicious food that you normally wouldn’t have tried! Kelsey was very informative and made it fun! They’re very accommodating to picky eaters too. My husband doesn’t like cilantro, and neither of us...More

1  Thank Rebeca J
Paul M, Owner at Vallarta Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are delighted that you enjoyed your tour! Thanks so much for taking the time to your experience and for writing such an awesome and detailed review! And thank you and for recommending us!

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Mary Gail U
21 August 2018|
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Response from II2None59 | Reviewed this property |
If you have a large enough group, they might pick you up directly at the cruise port; you'd need to call or email them in advance to see if they might do that. There were roughly 25 people in our cruise group and they sent 2... More
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29 July 2018|
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Response from Elva D | Reviewed this property |
I am sure you can. Just email them ahead of time. It is a fun tour.
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29 July 2018|
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Response from GlobalStaci | Reviewed this property |
You can state up front when you book your dietary restrictions. We had one gluten-free and one vegan in our group and we were able to do well and really enjoy the tour and all the other options!
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