Guided tour

Tulum: 3-Hour Local Food Tasting Tour

Tulum: 3-Hour Local Food Tasting Tour

From US$ 56.08 per person

Taste your way through Tulum on a 3-hour food tour. Skip the tourist hot spots and savor authentic Mexican specialities where the locals go.

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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Small group
Limited to 10 participants


  • Get an insider's glimpse of Tulum's food scene
  • Discover eateries favored by locals rather than tourists
  • Have a cultural introduction to Mexican food
  • Taste and enjoy local food
Full description
Explore Tulum and discover local eateries. Enjoy authentic Mexican food while learning about the city's culture and history. Your tour begins with delectable bites of tacos de guisado, followed by fresh fruit juices and some more regional tacos. Afterwards, hear about the history of Tulum and the surrounding areas as you make your way to the local market. Arrive at the market to enjoy more flavors of Tulum. While here you'll try the authentic Mexican dishes of tamales and mole. Continue on to avoid the tourist hot spots and head to the fruit market where you'll conclude your food tour with a refreshing dessert. This is a unique experience where you will be accompanied by a knowledgeable guide that will take you around Tulum, typically away from common tourist hot-spots to taste the authentic flavors of Mexico and meet its people.
  • Local guide
  • Food tastings
  • Fresh water and juice
  • Tips for restaurant waiters
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Gratuities for the guide (Optional)
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users
  • People with pre-existing medical conditions
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Meeting point

Meet your guide outside the OXXO Store at the corner of Geminis St. and Highway.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sun hat
  • Camera
  • Sunscreen
  • Comfortable clothes

Know before you go

  • This tour will take place rain or shine
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.5 /5

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The guide was great explaining the tradition and origins of the food. The dishes picked were authentic. In my email I asked for a certain food restriction for the person who was with me ,but it was not followed. I’m not sure if they read my specifications or if there weren’t any Mexican dishes in the list for the tour with those specifications. The guide only asked us if there weren’t any food allergies, so I assumed he was not notified by the company about our food request. Overall the experience was great.

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July 2, 2022

If you aren’t familiar with Mexican food this is a good tour for you. We visited a total of 5 food places and 1 dessert place. The guide was really cool and most of the food was decent but it was not really anything I hadn’t tried before. Overall I had a good time but I don’t think I’d do it again.

December 11, 2021

This was a really fun way to see Tulum in a less touristy way and enjoy some delicious meals. I was impressed by how much food the tour included - 5 little meals and a dessert - and our guide was friendly and responsive to our needs. The food did not blow me away, but I would recommend the tour because it was such a great way to get a feel for the layout of the town and try some local restaurants that are less catered towards tourists. Our tour guide also took pictures at each stop which was fun!

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December 11, 2021


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