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  1. Mexico
  2. Quintana Roo
  3. Riviera Maya
  4. Playa del Carmen

Food Hoppers 2.5-Hour Tour in Playa del Carmen

Product ID: 48119
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Enjoy local food on a guided tour that takes you off the tourist track in Playa del Carmen. Taste delicious dishes at 8 stops, savoring cochinita pibil, carnitas, ice cream, and more. Sip a beer at one of the stops, and taste tequila as well.
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Duration 2.5 hours
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  • Head off the beaten path to taste local Mexican food
  • Savor the traditional cochinita pibil and treats such as tamalaes and esquites
  • See a traditional Mexican market and try a taste of tequila
Full description
This 3-hour food tasting and shopping tour offers a local’s view into Mexican culture through its cuisine. Suitable for all age groups and fitness levels, this Food Hoppers Playa del Carmen tour will take you on an adventure to off-the-beaten path eateries.

Meet the colorful owners and staff as you visit taco stands and taste regional delicacies. Walk away with an enriched understanding of Mexican food and new insight to continue on your discovery of authentic dishes.

Enjoy the tastes of cochinita pibil, pozole, tamales oaxaqueños, carnitas, and tacos of many types, as well as more exotic dishes, like Marquesitas, Enchiladas or Esquite. Be sure to try some Mexican ice cream as well.

This tasting tour is perfect for adventurous spirits looking for a unique, non-touristy experience and are interested in Mexico's culinary landscape.

Your final stop will be at the best tequileria in town, where you’ll have a chance to taste the top tequilas in Mexico, and enjoy discounts on purchases that are only offered to Food Hoppers.

From this point you’ll be just steps away from 5ta Avenida, the area’s main shopping street, and you can continue on, checking out what the vendors have on offer.
  • Food (8 stops)
  • Drinks (1 beer at 1 stop)
  • Transportation (part by taxi and part on foot)
  • Tequila tasting
  • Tour guide
What’s Not Included
  • Meeting point transfers
  • Optional tips/gratuities

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Meeting point

Meet at 5:00 PM at the northeast corner of Benito Juarez Avenue and 5ta Avenida in downtown Playa del Carmen (see attached picture for location). If you are coming by taxi tell the driver to drop you off at the downtown bus station (ADO station, meet outside on the corner) and you will be at the meeting point. David, your Food Hoppers guide will be waiting for you, wearing a red shirt with the Food Hoppers logo on it.

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• Be sure to wear comfortable walking shoes
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