300 MXN (15 USD aprox.)
Merida Street Food Tour
A street food tour in Merida is a great way to experience the city’s vibrant culture and cuisine. The tour begins in the historic center of the city, where you’ll explore the colorful markets and sample some of the local delicacies. You’ll will be able to sample marquesitas, puchero, relleno blanco, escabeche negro, cochinita pibil, and much more. You’ll also have the chance to try some of the city’s unique specialties, such as the famous El Papak-tsul. As you make your way through the city, you’ll learn about the history and culture of Merida, and get a taste of the city’s vibrant street life. At the end of the tour, you’ll have a better understanding of the city’s culinary culture and a full stomach. Don’t pay hundreds of dollars for a tour. We believe that everybody should have the right to enjoy the flavors of a new country and to learn the history of its cuisine without having to spend a large amount of money. This is a tour where you will try the best street food from Mexico and Yucatan with the charisma and expertise of one of our guides! Right after the free walking tour we will take a 20 minute walk from the meeting point to different markets and different food vendors so for this tour, don’t expect gourmet food, this is the real and authentic street food eaten by the locals of Merida, you will learn about the history of the market, we will explain you the origins of what you are eating and most important you will get to taste the real Mexico. Before the tour, the guide will have a couple of minutes to get to know you while you walk from the meeting point to the market and, therefore he/she will tell you what foods you should definitely try according to your taste, the options of food you can choose and what you may not like so much.
How much does this tour cost?
The prize of the tour is 15 USD per person but please keep in mind that it does not include the prize of the food you will try as we are unable to know your apatite or your food preferences, how ever we will try to accommodate every traveler. Also, please note that these are street foods, so if you have a sensitive stomach, take that into consideration.