Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara and Tlaquepaque 2-Day Tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in Guadalajara

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Guadalajara, Tequila and Tonalá is a two-day overnight tour. Visit the town of Tequila, where you will see the city's downtown area and learn about the production of the city’s boozy namesake, tequila. Afterward, warm up your legs with a walking tour of the main streets of Guadalajara. The next day you’ll head out to the suburbs, Tonala and Tlaquepaque, for some shopping. Breakfast and overnight accommodations are included on this walking tour.
Day 1:Upon pick-up at your hotel in Puerto Vallarta at 7am, you'll enjoy a scenic 3-hour drive to Chapalilla, where you’ll grab a Mexican breakfast of handmade tortillas. From there, travel for another hour and a half to the town of Tequila. In Tequilla, you’ll head to the distillery and learn about how the spirit is crafted. After your guide explains the tequila-making process, you are welcome to taste some different types of the drink—as long as you’re over 18. When you’ve had your fill of samples, take a walking tour around the city's downtown area. From Tequila, your driver will take you to Guadalajara for a 5pm check in at your hotel. Spend the night at leisure. Day 2:Your second day starts with 9am pick up. Your guide takes you on a walking tour of the city, explaining the significance of the Guadalajara Historic Center (Centro Historico), and more. Keep your camera close for shots of the Degallado Theater and Hospicio Canaña Building.Once the tour of the city is finished, you’ll head back to your hotel to gather your belongings and then travel Tlaquepaque. San Pedro Tlaquepaque is known as having some of the best handcrafts in the world, all made by local artisans. Take the opportunity to visit the Parian, a place where you can grab a seat and purchase lunch while listening to Mariachi music. Your driver will get you around 3pm, arriving back in Puerto Vallarta between 8 and 9 that night.

What’s included

  • Overnight accommodation
  • Breakfast
  • Driver/guide
  • Bilingual and certified tour guide
  • Air conditioned van or Sprinter
  • Travel insurance (during the tour)

What’s not included

  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Gratuities
  • Lunch

Highlights

  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Breakfast included
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide

Itinerary

Day 1: Upon pick-up at your hotel in Puerto Vallarta at 7am, you'll enjoy a scenic 3-hour drive to Chapalilla, where you’ll grab a Mexican breakfast of handmade tortillas. From there, travel for another hour and a half to the town of Tequila. In Tequilla, you’ll head to the distillery and learn about how the spirit is crafted. After your guide explains the tequila-making process, you are welcome to taste some different types of the drink—as long as you’re over 18. When you’ve had your fill of samples, take a walking tour around the city's downtown area. From Tequila, your driver will take you to Guadalajara for a 5pm check in at your hotel. Spend the night at leisure. 
Day 2: Your second day starts with 9am pick up. Your guide takes you on a walking tour of the city, explaining the significance of the Guadalajara Historic Center (Centro Historico), and more. Keep your camera close for shots of the Degallado Theater and Hospicio Canaña Building. Once the tour of the city is finished, you’ll head back to your hotel to gather your belongings and then travel Tlaquepaque. San Pedro Tlaquepaque is known as having some of the best handcrafts in the world, all made by local artisans. Take the opportunity to visit the Parian, a place where you can grab a seat and purchase lunch while listening to Mariachi music.  Your driver will get you around 3pm, arriving back in Puerto Vallarta between 8 and 9 that night.
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