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Mérida: 3-Hour Walking Food Tour

1. Mérida: 3-Hour Walking Food Tour

Start the tour by meeting on Plaza Grande, the heart of the city of Mérida. Enjoy a small-group tour of no more than ten people with an expert local guide. Discover the traditional cuisine of the city away from the main tourism hotspots. Start by enjoying some traditional refreshing drinks with your first dish of the day, gorditas. Then, try some grilled poc chuc, a dish of grilled meats prepared in citrus marinade. Next, visit one of the main food markets in town. Taste salbutes, tamales and also try some local fruit. Finish the tour by trying some tacos al pastor and carnitas.

Mérida: Electric Scooter Tour of Historic Paseo de Montejo

2. Mérida: Electric Scooter Tour of Historic Paseo de Montejo

Discover Mérida's Paseo de Montejo on an electric scooter. Accompanied by your guide, cruise down the avenue with ease and learn about the area's past. Visit points of historic interest and some of the most iconic sites such as the Monument to Felipe Carrillo Puerto and Casa Peón de Regil. Paseo de Montejo is named after Francisco de Montejo, the Spanish conquistador who founded the city. It's where you'll find some of the most famous buildings and monuments in the city. Visit 12 emblematic and historical points on Paseo de Montejo. Stops include the Parque del Remate, the Monument of the Montejo Family, the Monument to Felipe Carrillo Puerto, the Monument to Justo Sierra O'Reilly, and more. Admire the impressive architectural designs of the homes and buildings from the 19th century. Learn about the history and lesser-known stories of the people who lived in the area. Finish up back at the starting point with newfound knowledge and appreciation of the area.

Merida Street Food Walking Tour

3. Merida Street Food Walking Tour

Discover the Yucatecan cuisine! Skip breakfast this morning and visit the main market of Merida as a local. Discover the original flavors of Yucatecan gastronomy. Among cumbia songs, colors and the kindness of their sellers, you will taste seasonal local fruits, spices, juices and the most popular art meals of Yucatan cuisine: panuchos, salbutes, cochinita pibil and much more. While you delight your palate, you will learn about local plants and herbs, the process of making tortillas and the importance of habanero pepper in the Yucatecan kitchen. Then, you will visit a seafood restaurant to try a ceviche, Shrimp or fish tacos and accompany them with a very cold beer. You will end your tour with a dessert at a local Gelato shop with unique flavors like sour orange, bean with pork, bitter chocolate, avocado and flan. The guide will fill you with stories about our customs, traditions, legends and local life in general.

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What people are saying about Mérida

The guide and the driver were excelent we were 2 couples over 50,so the fact that was private tour the flexsibility of choseing ,places ,and fulfilment our needs ,i loved it ,Chicen Itza ,is very intersting ,

Since only the two of us were registered, we got a private tour. Iveth was a great guide, told us a lot about the city, culture and food. We tried and ate a lot and it was all in all a great experience!

Alex was a fantastic guide. Loved the tour, and his knowledge of the culture and cuisine was superb. He took us to places we would never have gone otherwise. Highly Recommend!

It was a very nice experience touring the markets with Alex, everything was delicious and more than plentiful. Thank you for the nice afternoon

It was just really hot. Overall a good experience.