What to expect from this Tour?
One-of-a-kind Food Tastings – Backstreets of Vallarta Van Tour explores the foodie gems of Puerto Vallarta. While riding in a 20-seat Mercedes Sprinter, we will have stops in Vallarta neighborhood of Pitillal, Versalles, 5th of December, and downtown Puerto Vallarta. You will sample an amazing variety of authentic regional eats. Full portion samples, enough for a satisfying lunch, are included in the ticket price. Authentic tasting locations include barbacoa tacos, tortas ahogadas, tamales, atole, aguas frescas, coffee, seafood tostada, birria tacos, and flan. Come explore these hidden foodie gems around Vallarta with our colorful guides. All Tasting Locations are featured to the right of this page.
A Unique Cultural & Historical Experience Between tastings, you’ll receive a behind-the-scenes look at these working neighborhoods. After the tour you will feel comfortable exploring the bay on your own. Your informative guide will also talk about street food customs: how to order, how to pay and the secrets of how to find a quality taco stand. Yo u will visit a vegetable market and seafood market. You will learn about the history of the authentic dishes and their ingredients, the owners and their unique stories.
Who should take this tour?
Anyone interested in a fun and unique tour experience. This tour is ideal for those that want to experience delicious off-the-beaten-path eateries on a comfortable AC van around Vallarta. These are not only traditional dishes of Jalisco but also we believe the best in Vallarta. Also for those adventurous food lovers who know that some of the best food in the world is not found in touristy locations on the street! No matter if you are visiting for one day or live here full-time, this guided van tour is one of the top things to do in Vallarta. Eat wonderfully delicious regional foods. Explore the sights and sounds of beautiful Vallarta. Experience Banderas Bay!
Why take this tour?
Backstreets of VallartaVan Tour uncovers typical Jalisco and Vallarta dishes while leaning these neighborhoods. We visit stands and restaurants known and loved by locals, stands that have been around for generations. You’ll experience the life of a local as you go around the bay, stopping to eat outside, alongside regulars. In addition to the delicious foods you will learn the culture and history of each town. The tour leaves you feeling more connected to our beautiful Vallarta. This tour is recommended for absolutely everyone!