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Downtown Puerto Vallarta Food Tour

  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
  • Small-group tour
  • Led by a local guide
Downtown Puerto Vallarta Food Tour
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A guided 3-3/12 hours food and city walking tour featuring 10 food tasting locations carefully chosen to highlight the best regional hidden flavors Puerto Vallarta has to offer!
From US$52.00
Tour in English
Downtown Vallarta Food Tour in English
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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.
Reviews (209)
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Reviewed 2 days ago
Family fun

We had a fabuls late morning - lunch time walk around down town PV with Jury (sp?). We got eaqual measures of history and food facts, in between the food places. Jury managed to balance the tour to cater for both our 9 year old...More

Thank Karen W
Reviewed 1 week ago
BEST thing we did in PV!

We stayed in PV for our honeymoon and after researching a bunch of tours we decided to do this walking food tour. It was the BEST $50 we spent on our trip!! Juri was our tour guide and she was simply AMAZING. Very passionate, helpful,...More

3  Thank Megan D
Reviewed 1 week ago
Really Enjoyed the Downtown Food Tour

We did this tour during our recent Mexican Riviera Cruise. We were a party of four and took a cab to the park where you meet. It took about 20 minutes and cost $5 per person. The return cab cost us $4 per person. Shawnee...More

3  Thank Carl A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Had a great time with Shawnee exploring local food spots

The four of us loved our day with Shawnee and discovered taco stands and small resturants we’ll revisit during our stay. She introduced us to the local owners and told stories about their family history. The pace was good, we kept moving, and we all...More

Thank 122annie
Paul M, Owner at Vallarta Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are so glad that you enjoyed your tour! Thanks so much for sharing your experience and for recommending us!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Excellent foodie introduction to Downtown PV!

My daughter and I were in PV for the first time on a special trip to celebrate big birthdays this year. We thoroughly enjoyed our tour! Our guide, expat Seany (sp?) was friendly, knowledgeable, and engaging. We sampled many excellent food and drink items we...More

1  Thank Madeline M
Paul M, Owner at Vallarta Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are delighted that you and your daughter included us in your special birthday celebration. We are elated that you enjoyed your tour. Thanks so much for sharing your experience and givivng some great advice! And thanks for recommending us!

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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
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.
Jo R
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!