Guided tour

Merida Street Food Walking Tour

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Merida Street Food Walking Tour

Activity provider: Adventures Mexico

From US$ 55 per person

Delight yourself by tasting local food by visiting the food area of the main market, a seafood restaurant and a sorbet and gelato store. Ideal for learning most of the main Yucatan dishes you can in a short period of time.

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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English

Experience

Highlights
  • Taste the delicious local food of Yucatan
  • Enjoy the music, the colors, the flavors of the local market
  • Walk through the main market and downtown with the companionship and safety of your guide
Full description
Discover the Yucatecan cuisine! Skip breakfast this morning and visit the main market of Merida as a local. Discover the original flavors of Yucatecan gastronomy. Among cumbia songs, colors and the kindness of their sellers, you will taste seasonal local fruits, spices, juices and the most popular art meals of Yucatan cuisine: panuchos, salbutes, cochinita pibil and much more. While you delight your palate, you will learn about local plants and herbs, the process of making tortillas and the importance of habanero pepper in the Yucatecan kitchen. Then, you will visit a seafood restaurant to try a ceviche, Shrimp or fish tacos and accompany them with a very cold beer. You will end your tour with a dessert at a local Gelato shop with unique flavors like sour orange, bean with pork, bitter chocolate, avocado and flan. The guide will fill you with stories about our customs, traditions, legends and local life in general.
Includes
  • Live tour guide
  • Soft drink
    Covid-19 precautions

    You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • You are required to bring and wear a mask
    • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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    Meeting point

    Meet at the entrance of Hotel Caribe on the inner corner of Hidalgo Park at 60 x 59 Downtown Merida

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    Important information

    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes
    • Sun hat

    Know before you go

    • Due to COVID-19, the local partner has put special measures in place to keep you safe during the tour. As such, please be advised that some restaurants, attractions, and experiences may be modified, will be limited in capacity, and subject to availability
    Customer reviews

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    4.8 /5

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    Kevin est un guide fun qui a su nous accompagner pendant ce tour. Il nous a fait découvrir les principales spécialités de viande dans le marché local, puis un délicieux ceviche et enfin nous avons terminé chez un glacier aux goûts originaux et bons. Pas besoin de petit déjeuner le matin, vous serez rassasiés jusqu’au soir !

    March 5, 2022

    Amazing experience, food and our guide Kevin was great!

    December 6, 2021

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