Cabo San Lucas Meet the locals

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Cabo San Lucas: Taco Tour and Tasting through Downtown

1. Cabo San Lucas: Taco Tour and Tasting through Downtown

After meeting your taco guide, get ready to discover the unique flavors of Cabo San Lucas as you explore downtown like a local. Your food adventure takes you through the vibrant streets of the city, as you stop by a selection of taco vendors from street stalls to locally owned family restaurants. Taste an array of delicious Mexican delicacies from fish tacos, tamales, aguas frescas, and fresh spicy salsa. Mingle with the locals as you explore downtown, learn about their way of life, and how traditional foods play an important role in the culture of the city.

Cabo San Lucas: Mexican Cooking Class

2. Cabo San Lucas: Mexican Cooking Class

After meeting your master chef at the central meeting point and discussing any dietary needs, your chef will guide you through several local spice and produce markets around the different neighborhoods of Cabo San Lucas to gather the ingredients for your menu. You'll also visit a Tortilla factory where they make the dough that you will use to cook your own tortillas. After shopping for the ingredients, your chef will welcome you into his home, where you will get hands-on instruction in crafting an authentic Mexican feast. You'll learn how to make salsas, tortillas, guacamoles, tacos, and possibly other Mexican recipes. Finally, enjoy the feast you've prepared with margaritas and tequila or mezcal tasting.

Off-Road Adventure: All-Day Jeep Expedition in Todos Santos

3. Off-Road Adventure: All-Day Jeep Expedition in Todos Santos

Originally founded in 1724, Todos Santos is a picturesque coastal village in Baja California Sur. Explore the rich culture and natural beauty of this vibrant Mexican community in an all-day Jeep adventure. You can drive yourself, or let our experienced, bilingual guide show you the sights. First stop is Cerritos Beach, where you can relax in the sand or take to the water for a refreshing swim. Then it’s time go off-road on the scenic dirt roads of the Southern Baja. From there you can take in the dramatic views of the Sierra Laguna Mountains. After leaving the mountains it’s time to explore Punta Lobo. Once a main port for Asian sea merchants, Punta Lobo now houses a lively colony of sea lions. Next and last stop is the town of Todos Santos, where you can shop at many stores and galleries and have a meal at one of the local restaurants. Be sure to visit the legendary Hotel California, which dates back to 1948.

San José del Cabo: Private Food & Drinks Tastings & Art Tour

4. San José del Cabo: Private Food & Drinks Tastings & Art Tour

Discover San José del Cabo in a unique way on a private food and drinks tastings tour, as well as a local art gallery visit. Try homemade, fresh guacamole, seafood, and tacos as you sip on novel margarita mixes. Try local mezcal and tequila, coffee, and honey before visit the Pacha Mama store, as well as an art gallery. Watch your private chef prepare traditional and fresh guacamole right in front of your eyes. Tuck into a dinner of local flavors and choose salmon with roasted garlic, fish fillet al pastor, or shrimp in cilantro sauce. Continue your culinary journey by trying a number of homemade taco creations all while tasting a number of margarita flavors. From Spicy margarita to strawberry margarita; see which one you prefer. Round off your dining experience with a taste of mezcal and tequila. See if you can taste the hints of cocoa, anise, coffee, and local honey in each sip. Then, make your way to the Pacha Mama store. Marvel at the brilliant fabric colors or its organic, craft products before heading over to an art gallery to enjoy collections from Mexican artists that focus on surrealism, realism, and more.

Los Cabos: Wirikuta and Cabo San Lucas Full-Day Trip

5. Los Cabos: Wirikuta and Cabo San Lucas Full-Day Trip

You will start by visiting the botanical reserve of Wirikuta which is home to different types of cacti and sculptures, is the ideal place to take a relaxing walk and enjoy the beautiful landscape. Then continue your tour with a visit to a traditional blown glass factory, where you will discover the colorful culture of this region; while, with a tasting of the best tequilas, you can meet it through its flavors. Finally, when you arrive at Cabo San Lucas you will have the opportunity to take a look at the amazing marine life that inhabits the Sea of Cortez, with an exciting glass bottom boat ride. Discover why this area is known as the "aquarium of the world.” What better way is there to end this unforgettable day in Los Cabos than with some free time to make some purchases.

San José town: Grill Cooking Class & Tequila/Mezcal Tasting

6. San José town: Grill Cooking Class & Tequila/Mezcal Tasting

Enjoy a culinary experience with a chef and learn to make guacamole, roasted sauce, fresh ceviches, and more. Grill a variety of shrimp and hand-pick the vegetables used in the dishes before starting the cooking class. Hand-pick fresh vegetables in the garden before starting the class. Learn from an experienced chef and be taught step-by-step to create delicious foods like guacamole, roasted sauce, fresh ceviche, and grilled barbecue and garlic shrimp. Finish the cooking portion of the class before enjoying a small tour of the art gallery with originals from San Jose del Cabo, and then taste a variety of different flavors of margaritas: spicy cucumber, mango, Cadilac, strawberry, and tamarind. Taste a variety of homemade mezcal and tequila flavors as well, including coconut, anise, vanilla, coffee, jamaica, honey, and orange.

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What people are saying about Cabo San Lucas

This was such a fun experience. We were able to do the class with our children and they enjoyed themselves as well. Carolina was an excellent teacher and made everything fun. I would definitely do this class again in the future.

Milton was a great travel guide and took us to places where the locals eat and let me tell you the food was amazing!!! Also had a tequila tasting paired with churros towards the end of the tour and it was great!

Our cooking class was so much fun! We loved shopping for ingredients and cooking a delicious Mexican lunch. Issi exceeded our expectations 100% and we definitely hope to come back and cook with him again.

very knowledgeable staff, great taco recommendations, excellent local culture.

This tour was amazing! come HUNGRY and leave happy.