Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours - Chapala and Ajijic Tour
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours: Come with us and enjoy a spectacular day out, discover Mexico's largest lake and explore colourful lakeside villages famous for their textiles and hot springs.
After picking you up from your hotel we will ahead for Lake Chapala, Mexico's largest freshwater lake, situated on the border of the States of Jalisco and Michoacan, home to several species of migratory birds and thousands of indigenous plants and animals. Lake Chapala is famous worldwide because of its magnificent climate and its lovely scenery. When you see the beautiful bougainvilleas in bloom all year round and the great views, you will understand why thousands of expatriate artists and retirees from the USA and Canada have decided to make the area their permanent home.
We will also visit the villages of Chapala and Ajijic, famous for their production of colourful textiles. You have the option of having lunch in one of the best restaurants in Ajijic. Then we will continue to the picturesque lakeside villages of Chula Vista and San Juan Cosala, famous for their hot springs. Don't miss this opportunity to explore these typical Mexican villages as you admire the beauty of Lake Chapala.
Meeting/pick-up point: Pick-up from the hotels.
Duration: Approx. 5 hours.
Start/opening time: Our services are private and the tour starts according to the client's schedule.
Languages: English, French, German, Spanish and Italian.
Others: Operates everyday.

Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours - City Tour & Tlaquepaque.
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours: Discover the stunning colonial architecture of Guadalajara and then head for the nearby town of Tlaquepaque, famous throughout the country for its fine handicrafts. In this four-hour tour you’ll visit all the main landmarks in the historic centre of Mexico’s second city, including the Cathedral and the Degollado Theatre, before continuing by air-conditioned minibus to nearby Tlaquepaque, where you’ll have time to plenty of time to explore the town’s many attractive craft markets.
The sightseeing tour of Guadalajara starts with a drive through the modern residential areas of this beautiful city, known as the Pearl of the West, visiting the Minerva Fountain, Los Arcos, the University of Guadalajara and the Neo-Gothic Expiatory Church of the Blessed Sacrament. Next we’ll tour the historical core of the city, centred on the Plaza de Armas. See magnificent colonial landmarks such as the impressive Metropolitan Cathedral, the Government Palace, the neo-classical Degollado Theatre, the Plaza Tapatlan and the Cabañas Cultural Institute, a Unesco World Heritage Site famed for its frescoes by local artist José Clemente Orozco.
Then is back to the bus again for the drive to Tlaquepaque, which is renowned for the many old colonial houses converted into shops and galleries, a perfect showcase for the local arts and crafts. Good buys include wood carvings, ceramics, pottery and leather goods. Enjoy some free time exploring the narrow cobblestoned streets and sunny plazas as you admire the traditional architecture and then sit down for a delicious meal before returning to your hotel in Guadalajara.
Meeting/pick-up point: Collection from hotels.
Pick-up time: At 10am.
Duration: 6 hours.
Languages: English and Spanish.
Others: Operates everyday.

Available until 28 December 2017
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours - Early Booking Offer: Chapala and Ajijic Tour
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours: Come with us and enjoy a spectacular day out, discover Mexico's largest lake and explore colourful lakeside villages famous for their textiles and hot springs.
After picking you up from your hotel we will ahead for Lake Chapala, Mexico's largest freshwater lake, situated on the border of the States of Jalisco and Michoacan, home to several species of migratory birds and thousands of indigenous plants and animals. Lake Chapala is famous worldwide because of its magnificent climate and its lovely scenery. When you see the beautiful bougainvilleas in bloom all year round and the great views, you will understand why thousands of expatriate artists and retirees from the USA and Canada have decided to make the area their permanent home.
We will also visit the villages of Chapala and Ajijic, famous for their production of colourful textiles. You have the option of having lunch in one of the best restaurants in Ajijic. Then we will continue to the picturesque lakeside villages of Chula Vista and San Juan Cosala, famous for their hot springs. Don't miss this opportunity to explore these typical Mexican villages as you admire the beauty of Lake Chapala.
Meeting/pick-up point: Pick-up from the hotels.
Duration: Approx. 5 hours.
Start/opening time: Our services are private and the tour starts according to the client's schedule.
Languages: English, French, German, Spanish and Italian.
Others: Operates everyday.

Available until 27 December 2017
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours - Early Booking Offer: City Tour & Tlaquepaque
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours: Discover the stunning colonial architecture of Guadalajara and then head for the nearby town of Tlaquepaque, famous throughout the country for its fine handicrafts. In this four-hour tour you’ll visit all the main landmarks in the historic centre of Mexico’s second city, including the Cathedral and the Degollado Theatre, before continuing by air-conditioned minibus to nearby Tlaquepaque, where you’ll have time to plenty of time to explore the town’s many attractive craft markets.
The sightseeing tour of Guadalajara starts with a drive through the modern residential areas of this beautiful city, known as the Pearl of the West, visiting the Minerva Fountain, Los Arcos, the University of Guadalajara and the Neo-Gothic Expiatory Church of the Blessed Sacrament. Next we’ll tour the historical core of the city, centred on the Plaza de Armas. See magnificent colonial landmarks such as the impressive Metropolitan Cathedral, the Government Palace, the neo-classical Degollado Theatre, the Plaza Tapatlan and the Cabañas Cultural Institute, a Unesco World Heritage Site famed for its frescoes by local artist José Clemente Orozco.
Then is back to the bus again for the drive to Tlaquepaque, which is renowned for the many old colonial houses converted into shops and galleries, a perfect showcase for the local arts and crafts. Good buys include wood carvings, ceramics, pottery and leather goods. Enjoy some free time exploring the narrow cobblestoned streets and sunny plazas as you admire the traditional architecture and then sit down for a delicious meal before returning to your hotel in Guadalajara.
Meeting/pick-up point: Collection from hotels.
Pick-up time: At 10am.
Duration: 6 hours.
Languages: English and Spanish.
Others: Operates everyday.

Available until 28 December 2017
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours - Early Booking Offer: Gastronomic Tour in Guadalajara
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours: In our food tours, foodies do a walk through the streets of Guadalajara in which authentic and attractive places are visited, where the best food is found and you will live a unique an unsual cultural experience.
Our service is based on the quality we offer to our customers through a combination of culinary traditions and way of life in Guadalajara, by visiting exceptional places. Gastronomic and cultural tours that are conducted at predetermined walking in Guadalajara.
You will visit restaurants and/ or stores to sample gourmet foods, information architecture , culture and history of Guadalajara is also offered. Meeting/pick-up point: Pick up at the hotel.
Duration: 3 hours.
Start/opening time: 11am.
-End/closing time: 2pm.
Languages: English, Spanish.
Others: Opened on Monday and Thursday.

Available until 26 December 2017
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours - Early Booking Offer: Mariachi tour in Guadalajara
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours: Meet one of the main musical traditions in Mexico: The mariachi. This gender is composed of violins, trumpets, guitars, vihuela (Mexican adaptationof lute) and sometimes may also include harp.
This Mexican music is declared intangible cultural heritage of humanity byUNESCO. During this tour we will visit several attractions in Guadalajara and delightour ears at each stop accompanied of Mariachi.
You can not miss this interesting tour while visiting Guadalajara.
Highlights:
· Discover the cultural heritage of this music
· Acccompanied the music with tequila shots
· Meet one of the main musical traditions in Mexico"
Meeting/pick-up point: Hotel pick-up.
Duration: 3 hours.
Start/opening time: 8pm.
-End/closing time: 11pm.
Languages: English, Spanish.
Others: Opening days/period: "Tuesday and Friday".

Available until 26 December 2017
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours - Early Booking Offer: Mexican Markets
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours: This four hour tour is really special not only if you're interested in Mexican arts and crafts but also as a way to get a closer look at the culture of this fascinating country through its markets. You'll be entranced by the vibrant colours, exotic aromas and flavours and the sheer vivacity of the local people as we visit a wide variety of markets in and around the city of Guadalajara.
After you are picked up from your hotel our first stop will be the village of Tonala where you can admire the local artisans as they craft their wares in their workshops. You'll have time to explore the giant street market covering several of the main streets, with numerous vendors of ceramics, pottery glass objects and all kinds of hand crafted items and souvenirs. We'll also visit the famous Ken Edwards store and gallery where you can buy some great ceramics.
Then we'll continue to the Corona Market, with its beautiful and colourful displays of flowers, proudly arranged by the stallholders. There will also be time for a walk around the food section where your guide will tell you all about the many different ingredients and flavours that make up Mexican cuisine.
Meeting/pick-up point: Pick-up from the hotels.
Duration: Approx. 4 hours.
Start/opening time: Our services are private and the tour starts according to the client's schedule.
Languages: English and Spanish.

Available until 28 December 2017
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours - Early Booking Offer: Tequila, Chapala and Ajijic Two Day Tour
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours: Drive to the field of Jalisco, famous tequila producing region of Mexico. You will be picked up at your hotel in Guadalajara in the morning a driven by minivan in Jalisco field. During the one-hour drive to the town of Tequila, stop to admire view of the mountains and fields of blue agave - succulent plant used to make tequila, the Mexican national drink.
The next day, we will go to Chapala Lake & Ajijic. Lake Chapala is famous for its incredible year-round weather and lovely scenery. Just 10 minutes from Chapala, an enormous tree welcomes visitors to the town of Ajijic, famous for its many horseback riders and moderate summer temperatures. Enjoy the view as we travel down narrow cobblestone streets lined with charming restaurants, bars and art galleries.
Meeting/pick-up point: Hotel pick-up
Duration: Two days, 5 hours each day.
Start/opening time: At 9am
End/closing time: At 2pm
Languages: English and Spanish

Available until 27 December 2017
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours - Early Booking Offer: Tequila, Guadalajara and Tlaquepaque Tour - Two Days
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours: The first day we will drive to the field of Jalisco, famous tequila producing region of Mexico. You will be picked up at your hotel in Guadajalara in the morning a driven by minivan in Jalisco field. During the one-hour drive to the town of Tequila, stop to admire view of the mountains and fields of blue agave - succulent plant used to make tequila, the Mexican national drink. Visit the typical and picturesque village of Tequila with a stop for lunch (own expense). You will learn about the techniques used before and today for the production of tequila.
The second day, your guide will pick you up by minivan at your hotel and take you to Guadalajara’s historical downtown to begin your city sightseeing tour. Stop at the Plaza de Armas, home to the Guadalajara’s twin-towered cathedral. One of the city’s most magnificent landmarks, the cathedral boasts a richly decorated interior with gold-leaf pillars, Gothic vaults and a stained-glass window of the Last Supper. Afterward, walk with your guide through Mercado Libertad, also known as Mercado San Juan de Dios, one of Mexico’s biggest traditional markets. You’ll see local vendors selling everything from produce, traditional candies and flowers to rugs, clothing and leather goods at more than 2,600 stalls.
Then, drive to Tlaquepaque, a small colonial village just 4 miles (7 km) southeast of downtown Guadalajara. Enjoy free time strolling the narrow cobblestone streets and admire the beautiful architecture or purchase a traditional meal and delicious drink for lunch (own expense). You'll have a chance to walk around one of Tlaquepaque's arts and crafts markets, where you can find Mexican wood carvings, ceramics, pottery and leather items, before your guide returns you to your hotel in Guadalajara.
Meeting/pick-up point: Pick-up at the hotel.
Pick-up time: Guadalajara Tlaquepaque at 10am. Tequila at 9am.
Duration: 2 days (9 hours each day).
Drop-off location: Hotels in all peripheral of Guadajalara downtown.
Languages: English and Spanish.
Opening/ Start time: Daily.
Others:
The minimum age is 18 years for alcohol.

Available until 30 December 2017
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours - Early Booking Offer: The Land of Tequila Tour
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours: Venture deep into the scenic countryside of Jalisco, Mexico’s renowned tequila-producing region, and tour one of the most famous tequila distilleries in the world. Pass through mile after mile of agave fields on agave fields. Then explore the town with your expert local guide and tour a distillery as you learn about the fermentation process and enjoy a taste of Mexico’s most famous tipple.
Admire the mountain vistas and the beauty of the vast fields of bluish-green succulent agave plants on the one-hour drive to Tequila. This charming town, a Unesco World Heritage Site, is the home of Mexico's national drink, Tequila. Enjoy short visit of downtown Tequila with its many distilleries and haciendas, many of which are made of brick and adobe, with an ochre lime-wash, stone arches, quoins and window frames. The production of tequila represents the fusion of pre-Hispanic traditions of making alcohol from agave with European distilling techniques.
Then visit a working distillery, where you will be able to observe the fascinating process for the production of this exquisite tipple. And once the visit is over you will be invited to Tequila tasting where you will learn how to tell the difference between the different blends of tequila: blanco, reposado and añejo.
Meeting/pick-up point: Collection from hotels.
Duration: Five hours.
Languages: English and Spanish.
Others: Operates everyday.

Available until 28 December 2017
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours - Early Booking Offer: Tlaquepaque & Tonala Tour
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours: Discover the picturesque villages of Tlaquepaque and Tonala with this fascinating four-hour tour from Guadalajara. These two charming towns are renowned throughout Mexico for their fine handcrafted goods. Visit bustling markets, workshops and factories and watch artisans at work. An expert local guide will provide you with plenty of insider information about the different crafts and the best buys.
The tour starts with a visit to the scenic village of Tlaquepaque where you will find a representative selection of the best of local arts and crafts. You'll be able to see the artisans at work as we visit the main workshops, often located in beautiful old colonial mansions. At one time Tlaquepaque was a resort where the elite of nearby Guadalajara would build magnificent mansions in order to escape the heat and bustle of the city in the summer and at weekends. Many of these mansions have now been converted into shops and galleries.
Next stop is Tonala, a village where you will find a huge variety of arts and crafts at prices that you will not find anywhere else. This tour is of special interest on Thursdays and Sundays, when you can explore the tianguis, huge street markets spreading out over several of the main streets, when numerous vendors of ceramics, pottery glass objects and all kinds of hand-crafted items and souvenirs come from all over the region to the streets of Tonala to sell their products.
Meeting/pick-up point: Collection from hotels.
Duration: 5 hours.
Languages: English and Spanish.
Others: Operates everyday.

Available until 28 December 2017
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours - Early Booking Offer: Tlaquepaque, Tonala and Guadalajara Two Day Tour
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours: The first day we begin the tour at Tlaquepaque where we can find beautiful Mexican crafts inside shops that use to be great colonial mansions, we can also appreciate how the artisans at work.
Then we´ll travel to Tonala a little village where you can also find a huge variety of ceramics, pottery, wood figurines, wrought iron, furniture and more. The second day your guide will pick you up by minivan at your hotel and take you to Guadalajara’s historical downtown to begin your city sightseeing tour. Stop at the Plaza de Armas, home to the Guadalajara’s twin-towered cathedral. One of the city’s most magnificent landmarks, the cathedral boasts a richly decorated interior with gold-leaf pillars, Gothic vaults and a stained-glass window of the Last Supper.
Head to nearby Liberation Square, which takes up two whole city blocks filled with beautiful colonial buildings. At the Instituto Cultural de Cabanas, where drama, dance and music is performed, you’ll see another example of Guadalajara's stunning architecture, including a popular museum that houses modernist murals. Admire the neoclassical design of the Degollado Theater before continuing to the Plaza de la Rotonda, located on the north side of the cathedral. Here, your guide will tell your group about the Rotonda de los Jaliscienses Illustres (Rotunda of the Illustrious People of Jalisco), a circular monument of 20 bronze sculptures honoring Jalisco's best-known architects, writer, composers and scientists.
Afterward, walk with your guide through Mercado Libertad, also known as Mercado San Juan de Dios, one of Mexico’s biggest traditional markets. You’ll see local vendors selling everything from produce, traditional candies and flowers to rugs, clothing and leather goods at more than 2,600 stalls.
Meeting/pick-up point: Hotels in the area of Guadajalara downtown.
Duration: Two days, 5 hours per day.
Start/opening time: At 9am. Pick-up at 8am
End/closing time: At 2pm.
Languages: English/Spanish.
Opening/ Start time: Daily.

Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours - Fiesta at Night Guadalajara
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours: Get to know Guadalajara by night on this evening excursion and then enjoy a sumptuous dinner in a traditional restaurant with live Mariachi entertainment in the historic centre.
After being picked up from your hotel at around 8pm we'll drive you through the main streets and avenues of the city heading for the Nueve Esquinas, one of Guadalajara's most popular districts, with its characteristic European-style architecture.
This area is one of the oldest and most traditional neighbourhoods in the Pearl of the West and is full of many famous bars and restaurants where you can try typical dishes such as the tasty Birria, a spicy meat stew often made from goat. Many of the restaurants here will display a pair of goat horns as a symbol of the purported aphrodisiac properties of the dish.
Then we will take for you a delicious three-course meal at a top restaurant where you can try a great selection of local specialities as you are entertained by a live Mariachi band and colourful local folk dancing. Then after a pleasant evening our guides will escort you back to your hotel by midnight.
Meeting/pick-up point: Pick-up from the hotels.
Duration: Approx. 4 hours.
Start/opening time: 8pm.
Languages: English, French, German, Spanish and Italian.

Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours - Futbol Soccer Tapatio
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours: This is a tour for passionate soccer fans and what to experience what the local Tapatíos do your guide will meet you at your hotel lobby and we will drive to the new Chivas stadium, upon arrival we will visit the Chivas Museum that is one of the most modern stadiums in the world but with 108 years of tradition on this team, after this visit we will have a panoramic drive by the Jalisco stadium where epic games were played.
We will continue to the typical neighborhood of Tlaquepaque to have a taste of the local cuisine Tortas ahogadas (pork sandwiches in tomato souse) and birria (goat or veal stew) listening to mariachi and why not a good Tequila.
Meeting/pick-up point: Pick up at the hotel lobby.
Duration: 6 hours.
Start/opening time: 12am.
-End/closing time: 6pm.
Languages: Spanish and English.
Others: Clients must be able to walk for half hour at a time.

Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours - Gastronomic Tour in Guadalajara
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours: In our food tours, foodies do a walk through the streets of Guadalajara in which authentic and attractive places are visited, where the best food is found and you will live a unique an unsual cultural experience.
Our service is based on the quality we offer to our customers through a combination of culinary traditions and way of life in Guadalajara, by visiting exceptional places. Gastronomic and cultural tours that are conducted at predetermined walking in Guadalajara.
You will visit restaurants and/ or stores to sample gourmet foods, information architecture , culture and history of Guadalajara is also offered. Meeting/pick-up point: Pick up at the hotel.
Duration: 3 hours.
Start/opening time: 11am.
-End/closing time: 2pm.
Languages: English, Spanish.
Others: Opened on Monday and Thursday.

Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours - Guadalajara and Tequila -With Lunch
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours: Your guide will meet you at your hotel lobby and after a drive through the old and modern residential areas of this beautiful city, also called “The Pearl of the West”, and a panoramic tour of the Minerva Fountain, the Arches, the University of Guadalajara and the gothic Expiatory Church, we will arrive to the historical downtown where we will visit the magnificent colonial buildings like: the Cathedral, the Government Palace, the Degollado Theatre, the Tapatian Plaza and the squares that surround the Cathedral, we will again board our vehicle to continue to Tequila, we will see the blueish-green patches of agave plants, that blend with the earth tones and greens of the countryside.
The very special Blue Agave plant is what we make the tequila, our National drink with. Upon arrival to the city of Tequila, we will visit the downtown area and the replica of an ancient tequila factory, before we visit a working distillery to see the entire process of elaboration. Learn to distinguish the different types of tequila and why not… have a taste of them all! After time for lunch your guide will drive you back to your hotel.
Meeting/pick-up point: Pick up at the hotel.
Duration: 8 hours.
Start/opening time: At 9:30 hours.
Languages: Spanish and English.
Others: you must be able to walk for half hour at a time.

Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours - Hot springs in nature
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours: This is a private Service where your guide will meet your at the lobby of your hotel and you will continue your journey with a 1:15 minute drive to the San Juan Cosala town at the lake Chapala skirts where they found a hot spring deposit and developed several pools and hot tubs so you can relax and enjoy nature. The complex is located on the shores of Lake Chapala, only 15 minutes west of Ajijic and 30 minutes or less from Chapala. Here you will be able to enjoy the benefits of “Thermal Water” rich in minerals; which many people claim can cure what ails you.
Natural Hot Springs come bubbling up from the ground at over 98 degrees centigrade or 208.4 degrees F. That’s hot! Forget about stress and charge your body with positive energy with this trip. Your guide will drive you to your hotel.
Meeting/pick-up point: Pick up at the hotel.
Duration: 5 hours.
Start/opening time: At 9am.
Languages: English and Spanish.
Others: you must be able to walk for half hour at a time.

Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours - Huachimontones archeological zone
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours: This tour will take us to an important pre-Columbian archaeological site near Teuchitlan in the valley of Tequila.
The site was only discovered in the 1970s – before this it was believed that Western Mexico did not have any significant ceremonial sites or cities. Here you can explore circular pyramids known as Huachimontones, as well as remains of mining operations, fields and ballcourts dating back to as early as 300BC.
The tour begins with a brief video about the pyramids and a visit to a small museum containing artefacts found in the area. Then we'll drive to the pyramids themselves. These massive circular structures are believed to have been built by a creative culture, part of the so-called Teuchitlan tradition, a complex society that existed from as early as 300 BCE until perhaps 900 CE.
There are several pyramids to explore, some of which have a a post hole at the summit, most likely for volador ceremonies. The pyramids may also have supported small temples. Sunken circular plazas surround each pyramid and a series of smaller mounds surround the plazas. On top of the mounds are platforms that once supported wooden buildings made of wood and clay. The site has a total of 10 circular complexes, four rectangular plazas and two ballcourts.
Meeting/pick-up point: Pick-up from the hotels.
Duration: Approx. 5 hours.
Start/opening time: 8am.
Languages: English, French, German, Spanish and Italian.

Available until 23 December 2017
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours - Jose Cuervo train, premium experience
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours: Enjoy a spectacular weekend, leaving your city to the magical town of traditions, Tequila Jalisco. For a comfortable travel, select an area of our Dining wagon, which have a capacity of 52 passengers each one. Spacious comfortable seats and tables for four persons which would provide you a pleasant tasting food.
While passing through the agave landscape route to Tequila, we will serve hot snacks and cocktails. Enjoy a holiday with your family or friends in an atmosphere of another era, full of Mexican essence: mariachi, Mexican games, plus the unforgettable visit to Latin America’s oldest distillery in the Magical Town of Tequila.
Meeting/pick-up point: The Sunset tour: Expo Guadalajara, ubicada en Av. Mariano Otero 1499, Col. Verde Valle. The Sunrise tour: Ferromex Station, Av. Washington 10, Col. Moderna.
Duration: Approximately 12 hours.
Start/opening time: Saturday at 8am (Sunrise) and 9am (Sunset)
Languages: English and Spanish.
Others: Minimum age required 18 years old.

Available until 23 December 2017
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours - Jose Cuervo train, premium plus experience
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours: Jose Cuervo® is the oldest and most prestigious tequila company in the world. It is also one of the few multinational companies that has stayed in the same family since its foundation. With embossed ceilings, mirrors, wood and leather, the 43 passengers traveling on private tables for two, tables for four, or can be booked for special spaces that nobody in the group is left out.
You will get a warm welcome when you reach Tequila. Enjoy a holiday with your family or friends in an atmosphere of another era, full of Mexican essence: mariachi, Mexican games, plus the unforgettable visit to Latin America’s oldest distillery in the Magical Town of Tequila and enjoy the Mexican show.
Meeting/pick-up point: SUNSET -Expo Guadalajara at Av. Mariano Otero #1499, Col. Verde Valle. SUNRISE- Ferromex station, Av. Washington #10, Col. Moderna.
Duration: 10 hours.
Start/opening time: Sunrise: 9am. Sunset 9:30am.
End/closing time: Sunrise: 7pm. Sunset: 8pm.
Languages: English and Spanish.
Others: Children are not allowed, minimum age required 18 years old.

Available until 23 December 2017
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours - Jose Cuervo, Experiencia Express
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours: Travelling by train is an unforgettable experience, and aboard the Jose Cuervo Express®, the Imagine your children’s astonished faces when they see the gleaming train. The older people in the group will be thrilled as they are taken back in time.
The train will take you to the Magical Town of Tequila, where a full day of activities is prepared for veryone. We begin with a visit to La Rojeña®, our distillery. Then there will be games, music, food and entertainment. Enjoy a day that you will remember for every.
Because life is made up of all the little moments. Capture the smiles of your children as they get on the train for the first time. Unforgettable! Includes:
• Travel on the Express Wagon of Jose Cuervo Express®.
• Mexican snacks (Box Lunch) and cocktails prepared on board with tequila "Tradicional®" and Jose Cuervo® Especial.
• Lottery.
• Tour of Jose Cuervo®’s La Rojeña® distillery.
• Enjoy free time for lunch and a walk around of the magic town of Tequila.
• Mexican show.
• Classical toast with our premium tequila Reserva de la Familia®.
"SUNRISE"
Tequila: seduce your senses
9am - 11am. The Jose Cuervo Express departs from Guadalajara Station.
11:30am - 12:30pm. Professional tasting guided by a "Maestro Tequilero"
12:30pm - 2pm. Tour of the Jose Cuervo “La Rojeña” Distillery.
2pm - 4:15pm. Free time to enjoy the pueblo mágico of Tequila.
4:15pm - 5pm. Mexican Show.
5:30pm. The Bus Departs from Tequila, Jalisco.
7pm. Arrival at Guadalajara train station.
"SUNSET"
The agave fields: the beginning of history
8am - 9:30am. Bus departs for the agave fields.
9:30am - 10:15am. Snacks and Jima (agave harvesting demonstration).
10:30am - 12pm. Tour of the Distillery "La Rojeña" of Jose Cuervo.
12pm - 4:15pm. Free time to enjoy the Tequila Pueblo Mágico.
4:15pm - 5pm. Mexican Show.
6pm. The Jose Cuervo Express departs from Tequila.
8pm. Arrival at Guadalajara train station.
Meeting/pick-up point: SUNSET -Expo Guadalajara, ubicada en Av. Mariano Otero #1499, Col. Verde Valle. SUNRISE- Ferromex station, Av. Washington #10, Col. Moderna.
Duration: 12 hours.
Start/opening time: SUNSET 9 am, SUNRISE 8 am (For both services, be one hour before for check in).
-End/closing time: 8pm
Languages: Spanish.
Others: Children under 6 years old are free without seat.

Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours - Mariachi tour in Guadalajara
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours: Meet one of the main musical traditions in Mexico: The mariachi. This gender is composed of violins, trumpets, guitars, vihuela (Mexican adaptationof lute) and sometimes may also include harp.
This Mexican music is declared intangible cultural heritage of humanity byUNESCO. During this tour we will visit several attractions in Guadalajara and delightour ears at each stop accompanied of Mariachi.
You can not miss this interesting tour while visiting Guadalajara.
Highlights:
· Discover the cultural heritage of this music
· Acccompanied the music with tequila shots
· Meet one of the main musical traditions in Mexico"
Meeting/pick-up point: Hotel pick-up.
Duration: 3 hours.
Start/opening time: 8pm.
-End/closing time: 11pm.
Languages: English, Spanish.
Others: Opening days/period: "Tuesday and Friday".

Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours - Mezcala Island and Chapala Tour
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours: Your guide will contact you our distinguished guests at your hotel lobby and we depart Guadalajara for a 1:15 hrs drive until we get to the town of Mezcala were we will take a local fisher’s man boat for 20 minutes to the island of Mezcala that is one of those historical places that few people know about of Mexico’s independence, this was place for one of the largest battle in the country1812 to 1816 , after the Mexican war this island became maximum security prison from 1826 to 1855, with time little by little this place became abandoned and know it’s structures and buildings take us back in time to the Mexican independence times.
After walking through the island we take the boat back to Mezcala town and drive to the town of Chapala where you will have free time for lunch by the main boardwalk and enjoy the great climate of Chapala. Return back to hotel.
Meeting/pick-up point: Pick up at the hotel lobby.
Duration: 5 hours.
Start/opening time: At 10am.
Languages: English and Spanish.
Others: you must be able to walk for half hour at a time.

Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours - Museum day at la Perla Tapatia
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours: A visit filled with fun and culture exploring the museums of Guadalajara. Your own guide will pick you up at the lobby of your hotel and drive you to down town Guadalajara where you will visit the murals of Jose Clemente Orozco at the government Palace.
We continue to the regional museum with one of the best preserved mammoth fossils in the world, we will continue to Repley believe it or not museum to witness some of the rarest things in our world and we will be taking a look at some replicas of famous people in the wax museum. The day ends at MUSA that contains travelling art exhibits.
Meeting/pick-up point: Pick up at the hotel lobby.
Duration: 7 hours.
Start/opening time: At 10am. Open every day except Mondays.
Languages: English and Spanish.
Others: you must be able to walk for half hour at a time.

Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours - Old Town Guadalajara
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours: Go back to the time to when Guadalajara was first founded with this four hour tour of the city lovingly referred to as the Pearl of the West. You'll learn how this area that was originally settled by indigenous peoples in several different villages developed into the beautiful modern city as we know it today. Discover old convents, colonial-style churches and mysterious cemeteries, hidden away in parts of this modern, bustling city where time seems to have stood still.
First stop is the magnificent cathedral, one of the oldest buildings in the Americas. Work started in the late 16th century and it features an eclectic mix of Gothic, neoclassical and Palladian styles. The nearby Plaza de Armas offers impressive views of the Cathedral and the Government Palace. It also features a French ironwork bandstand bought by Francophile president Porfirio Diaz.
Pass by the impressive Degollado Theatre, considered to be the oldest opera house in Mexico, and the nearby Cabañas Cultural Institute, a Unesco World Heritage Site and home to some splendid frescoes by local artist Jose Clemente Orozco.
See some of the city’s splendid colonial-era churches, including the Church of Santa Monica the Temple of St Felipe Neri, and the 18th century Sanctuary of Guadalupe. There are also stops at the Belen Pantheon, an eerie, abandoned cemetery and the Casa de los Perros, now a museum of journalism. The tour ends on an ethnic note with a visit to the Analco district with its rich reminders of the area's indigenous past.
Meeting/pick-up point: Collection from hotels.
Duration: Four hours.
Start/opening time: 9am.
Languages: English, French, German, Spanish and Italian.

Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours - Romantic Night Guadalajara
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours: Get to see a different side to Guadalajara, the Pearl of the West in this romantic evening excursion that includes a walking tour and dinner.
After being picked up at your hotel at 18:00, we will take you directly to the Plaza de la Liberacion in downtown Guadalajara where you will be able to witness the very moving ceremony of the lowering of the Flag. The respect and love of Mexicans for for their flag is reflected in this 20 minute ceremony in which the flag is lowered slowly from the pole, with all the honours, and stored away for the night in the Government Palace.
From here you will go for a pleasant guided stroll in the environs of the Plaza Tapatia, in the heart of the city, admiring the beautiful Colonial and Independence buildings and mingling with the locals as they go on their evening paseo.
Then you will go to a romantic local restaurant for a three-course candlelit dinner with beer, wine and margaritas.
After dinner you will go for a drive around the brightly-lit streets before you are dropped off at your hotel at around 10pm.
Meeting/pick-up point: Pick-up from hotels in Guadalajara.
Duration: Approx. 4 hours.
Start/opening time: 8pm.
Languages: English, French, German, Spanish and Italian.

Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours - Tequila Tlaquepaque  with Lunch
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours: Your guide will meet you at your hotel lobby and during the one hour drive to the city of Tequila, we will see the blueish-green patches of agave plants, that blend with the earth tones and greens of the countryside. The very special Blue Agave plant is what we make the tequila, our National drink with. Upon arrival to the city of Tequila, we will visit the downtown area and visit a distillery to see the entire process of elaboration. Learn to distinguish the different types of tequila and why not… have a taste of them all!
After this town we will drive to the town of Tlaquepaque a visit specially designed for those that love Mexican arts and crafts, where you will find the most representative of the Mexican products. You will admire the artisans at work when you visit the main shops located inside beautiful colonial mansions. Tlaquepaque was, in the old days, a place where the elite of the city had their weekend and summer homes, these homes now being lovely shops. After this visit your guide will drive you back to your hotel.
Meeting/pick-up point: Pick up at the hotel lobby.
Duration: 8 hours.
Start/opening time: 9:30am.
Languages: Spanish and English.
Others: You must be able to walk for half hour at a time.

Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours - Tequila and the Land of Agaves - Private
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours: This is a private service where upon meeting your guide at your hotel lobby you will continue to a one hour drive to the city of Tequila, we will see the blueish-green patches of agave plants, that blend with the earth tones and greens of the countryside.
The very special Blue Agave plant is what we make the tequila, our National drink with. Upon arrival to the city of Tequila, we will visit the downtown area, the replica of an ancient tequila factory, before we visit a working distillery (you can choose to visit Jose Cuervo, or Sauza, or Herradura or Cofradia just let you guide know with is your favorite Tequila to see the entire process of elaboration of this sophisticated drink. Learn to distinguish the different types of tequila and why not… have a taste of them all!
Meeting/pick-up point: Hotel lobby.
Duration: 5.5 hours.
Start/opening time: At 9:30am.
End/closing time: At 3pm.
Opening days/period: Monday to Sunday.
Languages: Spanish, English, French, German.
Others: Recommend: comfortable shoes and cloths. Sun block

Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours - Tequila, Chapala and Ajijic - Two Days
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours: Drive to the field of Jalisco, famous tequila producing region of Mexico. You will be picked up at your hotel in Guadalajara in the morning a driven by minivan in Jalisco field. During the one-hour drive to the town of Tequila, stop to admire view of the mountains and fields of blue agave - succulent plant used to make tequila, the Mexican national drink.
The next day, we will go to Chapala Lake & Ajijic. Lake Chapala is famous for its incredible year-round weather and lovely scenery. Just 10 minutes from Chapala, an enormous tree welcomes visitors to the town of Ajijic, famous for its many horseback riders and moderate summer temperatures. Enjoy the view as we travel down narrow cobblestone streets lined with charming restaurants, bars and art galleries.
Meeting/pick-up point: Hotel pick-up
Duration: Two days, 5 hours each day.
Start/opening time: At 9am
End/closing time: At 2pm
Languages: English and Spanish

Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours - Tequila, Guadalajara and Tlaquepaque Tour - Two Days
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours: The first day we will drive to the field of Jalisco, famous tequila producing region of Mexico. You will be picked up at your hotel in Guadajalara in the morning a driven by minivan in Jalisco field. During the one-hour drive to the town of Tequila, stop to admire view of the mountains and fields of blue agave - succulent plant used to make tequila, the Mexican national drink. Visit the typical and picturesque village of Tequila with a stop for lunch (own expense). You will learn about the techniques used before and today for the production of tequila.
The second day, your guide will pick you up by minivan at your hotel and take you to Guadalajara’s historical downtown to begin your city sightseeing tour. Stop at the Plaza de Armas, home to the Guadalajara’s twin-towered cathedral. One of the city’s most magnificent landmarks, the cathedral boasts a richly decorated interior with gold-leaf pillars, Gothic vaults and a stained-glass window of the Last Supper. Afterward, walk with your guide through Mercado Libertad, also known as Mercado San Juan de Dios, one of Mexico’s biggest traditional markets. You’ll see local vendors selling everything from produce, traditional candies and flowers to rugs, clothing and leather goods at more than 2,600 stalls.
Then, drive to Tlaquepaque, a small colonial village just 4 miles (7 km) southeast of downtown Guadalajara. Enjoy free time strolling the narrow cobblestone streets and admire the beautiful architecture or purchase a traditional meal and delicious drink for lunch (own expense). You'll have a chance to walk around one of Tlaquepaque's arts and crafts markets, where you can find Mexican wood carvings, ceramics, pottery and leather items, before your guide returns you to your hotel in Guadalajara.
Meeting/pick-up point: Pick-up at the hotel.
Pick-up time: Guadalajara Tlaquepaque at 10am. Tequila at 9am.
Duration: 2 days (9 hours each day).
Drop-off location: Hotels in all peripheral of Guadajalara downtown.
Languages: English and Spanish.
Opening/ Start time: Daily.
Others:
The minimum age is 18 years for alcohol.

Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours - The Land of Tequila Tour
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours: Venture deep into the scenic countryside of Jalisco, Mexico’s renowned tequila-producing region, and tour one of the most famous tequila distilleries in the world. Pass through mile after mile of agave fields on agave fields. Then explore the town with your expert local guide and tour a distillery as you learn about the fermentation process and enjoy a taste of Mexico’s most famous tipple.
Admire the mountain vistas and the beauty of the vast fields of bluish-green succulent agave plants on the one-hour drive to Tequila. This charming town, a Unesco World Heritage Site, is the home of Mexico's national drink, Tequila. Enjoy short visit of downtown Tequila with its many distilleries and haciendas, many of which are made of brick and adobe, with an ochre lime-wash, stone arches, quoins and window frames. The production of tequila represents the fusion of pre-Hispanic traditions of making alcohol from agave with European distilling techniques.
Then visit a working distillery, where you will be able to observe the fascinating process for the production of this exquisite tipple. And once the visit is over you will be invited to Tequila tasting where you will learn how to tell the difference between the different blends of tequila: blanco, reposado and añejo.
Meeting/pick-up point: Collection from hotels.
Duration: Five hours.
Languages: English and Spanish.
Others: Operates everyday.

Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours - Tlaquepaque & Tonala
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours: Discover the picturesque villages of Tlaquepaque and Tonala with this fascinating four-hour tour from Guadalajara. These two charming towns are renowned throughout Mexico for their fine handcrafted goods. Visit bustling markets, workshops and factories and watch artisans at work. An expert local guide will provide you with plenty of insider information about the different crafts and the best buys.
The tour starts with a visit to the scenic village of Tlaquepaque where you will find a representative selection of the best of local arts and crafts. You'll be able to see the artisans at work as we visit the main workshops, often located in beautiful old colonial mansions. At one time Tlaquepaque was a resort where the elite of nearby Guadalajara would build magnificent mansions in order to escape the heat and bustle of the city in the summer and at weekends. Many of these mansions have now been converted into shops and galleries.
Next stop is Tonala, a village where you will find a huge variety of arts and crafts at prices that you will not find anywhere else. This tour is of special interest on Thursdays and Sundays, when you can explore the tianguis, huge street markets spreading out over several of the main streets, when numerous vendors of ceramics, pottery glass objects and all kinds of hand-crafted items and souvenirs come from all over the region to the streets of Tonala to sell their products.
Meeting/pick-up point: Collection from hotels.
Duration: 5 hours.
Languages: English and Spanish.
Others: Operates everyday.

Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours - Tlaquepaque, Tonala and Guadalajara Two Day Tour
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours: The first day we begin the tour at Tlaquepaque where we can find beautiful Mexican crafts inside shops that use to be great colonial mansions, we can also appreciate how the artisans at work.
Then we´ll travel to Tonala a little village where you can also find a huge variety of ceramics, pottery, wood figurines, wrought iron, furniture and more. The second day your guide will pick you up by minivan at your hotel and take you to Guadalajara’s historical downtown to begin your city sightseeing tour. Stop at the Plaza de Armas, home to the Guadalajara’s twin-towered cathedral. One of the city’s most magnificent landmarks, the cathedral boasts a richly decorated interior with gold-leaf pillars, Gothic vaults and a stained-glass window of the Last Supper.
Head to nearby Liberation Square, which takes up two whole city blocks filled with beautiful colonial buildings. At the Instituto Cultural de Cabanas, where drama, dance and music is performed, you’ll see another example of Guadalajara's stunning architecture, including a popular museum that houses modernist murals. Admire the neoclassical design of the Degollado Theater before continuing to the Plaza de la Rotonda, located on the north side of the cathedral. Here, your guide will tell your group about the Rotonda de los Jaliscienses Illustres (Rotunda of the Illustrious People of Jalisco), a circular monument of 20 bronze sculptures honoring Jalisco's best-known architects, writer, composers and scientists.
Afterward, walk with your guide through Mercado Libertad, also known as Mercado San Juan de Dios, one of Mexico’s biggest traditional markets. You’ll see local vendors selling everything from produce, traditional candies and flowers to rugs, clothing and leather goods at more than 2,600 stalls.
Meeting/pick-up point: Hotels in the area of Guadajalara downtown.
Duration: Two days, 5 hours per day.
Start/opening time: At 9am. Pick-up at 8am
End/closing time: At 2pm.
Languages: English/Spanish.
Opening/ Start time: Daily.

Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours - Village of Zapopan, Oblatos and Canyon Tour
Guadalajara & Vicinity Excursions & Tours: This four hour excursion mixes nature and culture. First we'll visit Zapopan, home of the famous Virgin before we move on to explore the impressive Barranca de Oblatos Canyon.
We'll start the tour with a scenic drive through the exclusive residential and commercial area of Zapopan with its many modern buildings and skyscrapers. However, this old colonial-era settlement is most famous for being the home of the Shrine of the Our Lady of Zapopan, the patron saint of Guadalajara. The image itself, which was made by local craftsmen in the 17th Century is housed in the impressive Basilica, also dating from the 17th Century, although it wasn't actually finished until 1892.
Other attractions here include the Museo de Arte de Zapopan, housing many temporary and permanent exhibitions, the colourful beads and embroidery of the Huichiol people are of particular interest. Zapopan also boasts a lively arts scene with many theatres, galleries and cultural events.
Then we'll drive on to the Barranca Oblatos canyon, carved over millions of years by the Rio Grande. This impressive canyon with 600m high towering walls is home to a four different ecosystems and several endemic species of flora and fauna. Here you can swim, explore the many waterfalls or just relax and enjoy the breathtaking views and the sounds of nature.
Meeting/pick-up point: Pick-up from the hotels.
Duration: Approx. 4 hours.
Start/opening time: Our services are private and the tour starts according to the client's schedule.
Languages: English, French, German, Spanish and Italian.

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