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From Guadalajara: Jose Cuervo Distillery & Tequila Town Tour

3.7 / 5

20 reviews

Activity provider: Amigo Tours LATAM

From Guadalajara: Jose Cuervo Distillery & Tequila Town Tour

Activity provider: Amigo Tours LATAM
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Taste the tequilas of Mexico on a tasting tour from Guadalajara. Explore Mexico’s renowned tequila-producing region and enjoy a tequila tasting at the famous tequila distillery, Jose Cuervo.

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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Pickup included
Pickup from your hotel in Guadalajara.

Experience

Highlights
  • Learn about the process of fermentation and modern distillation of blue agave
  • Enjoy a tasting of different types of tequila down in oak barrels
  • Explore the typical and picturesque village of Tequila
  • Visit one of the most famous tequila distilleries of the world, Jose Cuervo distellery
Full description
Admire the UNESCO World Heritage-listed agave fields of Jalisco on a full-day tequila tasting tour from Guadalajara, traveling by comfortable minivan. Drive into the countryside of Mexico’s renowned tequila-producing region for a tour and tasting at one of the most famous tequila distilleries in the world. Pass the agave fields en route from Guadalajara. Then, learn about the fermentation process and enjoy a taste of this national drink after exploring the town of Tequila with your guide. During the 1-hour drive to Tequila, stop to admire mountain vistas and the fields of agave azul (blue agave), the succulent plant used to make tequila, Mexico’s national drink. Declared a UNESCO World Heritage site, these blue-green patches of agave plants blend beautifully with the earth tones in the natural landscape. Stop for lunch (own expense) in Tequila, before heading to the nearby town of Amatitlan for your tasting at the Jose Cuervo distillery. Learn about past and present-day tequila production techniques. Discover tequila’s indigenous origins and the Spanish who distilled the beverage into the tequila known today. Watch the modern fermentation and distillation process of blue Weber agave, before a tasting of several different types of tequila aged in oak casks. A master tequilier will guide you through the different aromas and flavors. By the end of the tour you will feel like a tequila connoisseur!
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Bilingual guide
  • Visit of Jose Cuervo distillery house
  • Tequila tastings
  • Free time in the city of Tequila
  • Visit and tour of the agave fields
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Important information

Know before you go

  • A member of the agency will contact you on the day before your tour with your pick-up time and details
  • Confirmation of your tour will be provided at the time of booking
  • The minimum age to consume alcohol in Mexico is 18 years old
  • The Jose Cuervo distillery is open with limited access due to COVID; depending on the influx allowed by the tequila factory, the local partner will consider visiting another distillery to guarantee an enjoyable experience
Customer reviews

Overall rating

3.7 /5

based on 20 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    3.8/5
  • Transportation
    3.8/5
  • Value for money
    4.1/5
  • Safety
    4/5

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September 22, 2022

Very well organized and enjoyable! Fun fun fun!

September 18, 2022

Excelente servicio, más de lo que esperábamos! Edgar un excelente guía, muy atento y pendiente de nosotras. Lo recomendamos ampliamente!

September 17, 2022

Product ID: 49539