What to expect from this Tour?
One-of-a-kind Food Tastings. Pronounced “pee-tee-yall”, our guided tour visits nine authentic tasting locations in the quintessentially Mexican Pitillal community. Full portion samples, enough for lunch, are included in the ticket price. Stops include Carnitas tacos, still made fresh each morning by Neto himself, churros fresh off the press, tamales from Pitillal’s most famous tamal making family, delicious atole made from scratch, and more! See all Tasting Locations to the right.
A Unique Cultural & Historical Experience. Between tastings, you’ll receive a behind-the-scenes look at the Pitillal neighborhood with visits to intriguing landmarks. Your informative guide will share their expertise of local customs, eclectic folklore and authentic Mexican specialty stores.
Who should take this tour?
Our Taste of Pitillal Food Tasting Walking Tour is ideal for Puerto Vallarta residents and travelers eager to discover the culinary secrets and authentic traditions of this extraordinary, off the beaten path neighborhood. Whether you’re vacationing in Puerto Vallarta for the first time or a proud Vallarta resident we guarantee that you’ll walk away with a greater understanding of this hidden cultural gem!
Why take this tour?
Our Pitillal Food Tour uncovers life in a typical Mexican town. You’ll experience the life of a local as you stroll the streets, square, and side streets of Pitillal. Explore Mexico’s sophisticated flavors and vast spectrum of regional cooking styles in a town untouched by tourism. Bypass the language and cultural barriers and join us as we take you behind the scenes in the heart of Vallarta’s most undiscovered food destination. After our guided tour, explore Pitillal with a newfound appreciation of Mexican culture and customs while taking advantage of helpful recommendations from your tour guide on the area’s full range of restaurants and specialty food stores.