Merida is a city that is full of culture, and food is a big part of it! On this tour you will taste some local food and visit a local market where you will see all the different products used in Yucatean cuisine. A tasty experience!
One of the main things that define Yucatan is its gastronomy. This tour will take you on a local style culinary experience. You will pass through picturesque and popular places for every Yucatean. Frist, you will start by eating a typical bakery (mayuquita) and then keep walking through the streets of the city. Then you will stroll through two of the city’s most popular markets, the first will be the “garcia rejon” where you can find a wide variety of crafts of any kind.
There, you will also be able to taste the flavor of the antojitos of the region (tacos, panuchos, salbutes, cochinita until chicharra or, morcilla). You will then visit “lucas de galvez market”, where you will see a big range of local products such as flowers, fruit, vegetables, food condiments, and seafood. You will eventually end this culinary experience by tasting a delicious sorbete or ice cream at the famous “helados colon”.
Duration: 3-4 hours
Start/End Location: Parque Hidalgo
Pick-up time: 10:30 am
Availability: All year round, from Monday to Saturday
You will first be picked up at the Parque Hidalgo, before starting a sightseeing tour of the historic center. Then, you will head to the markets where you will be able to buy souvenirs if you wish.
After that, you will go to “Marlin Azul”, a delicious seafood restaurant. Finally, before ending your Merida food tour, you will enjoy a dessert in “Helados Colon”, a local ice cream shop.
After you book your experience, you will receive a confirmation email from us confirming that your payment went through. You will then be connected directly to the tour operator, in case you have any further questions. We are also happy to answer any questions about the tour, or travel in general in your country of destination.