If you want to "get away" from the beach and city for one day, this experience is worth the time and $. The travel is on sometimes roads that are a little rough (like a not so smooth "black" line back road in the U.S.,...More
Puerto Vallarta is known for its beaches along the picturesque Pacific coast. But, the surrounding mountains also hold their own charms. Travelers who make their way into the tranquil green hills find themselves richly rewarded.
During this intimate guided tour from Puerto Vallarta, head to San Sebastian del Oeste to explore the scenic 17th-century mining town, founded by silver-seekers under Spanish rule. The group is capped at 15 people guaranteeing an intimate visit, as you wander through colonial churches, colorful public squares, and a local silversmith shop.
Then, head to a local tequila factory to taste different regional varieties of the agave-based spirit. You’ll also have the chance to visit the region’s oldest organic coffee factory and sample homemade brews made from local beans. Your culturally enriching visit ends with a leisurely buffet meal at a popular local restaurant, with regional delicacies representing the flavors of the Mexican mountains.
San Sebastian del Oeste is one of Mexico’s best-preserved colonial towns, a history-filled mountain abode packed with incredible art, architecture, and food. During this intimate, guided group tour of the cobblestoned historic center, you’ll discover the charms of the picturesque town and sample drinks from a tequila distillery and the region’s oldest organic coffee factory. A savory traditional lunch buffet is included.