From Mexico City: Private Mezcal, Beer & Cider Tour to Puebla
Join our 14h private tour from Mexico City to Puebla to learn about the history & production process of 3 popular Mexican drinks - mezcal, beer & cider. Except for this, we will visit 2 beautiful "Magical Towns" - Atlixco & Cholula getting to know its unique architectural landscapes, cultural heritage & rich gastronomic traditions. Puebla's cuisine is one of the most diverse & representative in the whole country - come with us to find out why!
WHY GO WITH US
You will spend the time of the tour purely on its activities & sightseeing: no visits to commission-based shops & restaurants.
An ideal choice for small groups: the price of the tour is fixed & varies just slightly depending on the size of the group.
We are flexible: we can adjust the program & route to your interests while the duration of the tour can be always extended for an extra fee.
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Hotel pickup available
What's included :
- Food & drinks: non-alcoholic drinks & snacks; Local Food Experience in Atlixco
- Guided visits to mezcal cooperative in Tepenene, brewery in Atlixco & cider museum in Cholula
- Service of a private guide
- Hotel pick-up & drop-off
- Transportation: private vehicle
- Entry/Admission - Cerveceria 5 de Mayo
- Entry/Admission - Copa de Oro - Museo La Barrica
What's excluded :
- Travel insurance, other activities & meals, tips
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Tepenene, Pue., Mexico
In the morning, meet your guide & head to Tepenene, a small community in the state of Puebla that has been making mezcal for more than 200 years. There, we will meet a member of a mezcal cooperative who will tell us about the history & production technique of this ancient beverage. Except for this, we will walk around agave fields and try some of the most exquisite local mezcal varieties.
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Cerveceria 5 de Mayo, Prolongacion de la 4 Sur 504 Ex Hacienda de San Mateo, Col. Centro, Atlixco 74200 Mexico
Once ready, we will go to Atlixco, a "Magical Town" at the bottom of the Popocatepetl Volcano. There we will have a tour of a local artisanal brewery and taste some of its best beers. After a walking tour around the historic center of the town and tastings of local specialties in the municipal market, we will move to our next stop - Cholula.
Duration: 3 hours
Stop At: Copa de Oro - Museo La Barrica, Av. 3 Sur 904 Col. Centro, San Pedro Cholula 72760 Mexico
Considered a "Magical Town", this place is best known for its Great Pyramid with the Iglesia de Nuestra Señora de Los Remedios sanctuary on top. Once there, we will have a walking tour of its historic center & visit the museum of a local cider producer. After a full day of discoveries, return to our vehicle & relax on the way back to Mexico City.
Duration: 3 hours
Departure Point :Mexico City, CDMX, Mexico
Traveler pickup is offered
POST-COVID HEALTH & SAFETYUnderstanding continuously present risks associated with COVID-19 pandemics and willing to keep both travelers & our team healthy, Vibe Adventures introduced internal health & safety guidelines that are enforced on all our tours until such measures are lifted by authorities of each destination and/or pandemic situation gets completely resolved worldwide. Those guidelines are based on official recommendations & protocols from the World Health Organization (WHO) and the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) and among others include the following measures:Education & Training:● regular training & education of the staff (Tour Leaders, drivers, crew) and suppliers (accommodations, restaurants, experience providers, etc.) on the importance of COVID-related health & safety measures;● promotion of the importance of hand hygiene & other COVID-related health & safety measures to travelers through signage, oral instructions, and online materials;● contracting only suppliers that responsibly implement COVID-related health & safety protocols recommended by the World Health Organization (WHO) and local authorities.Hand Hygiene:● mandatory application of antibacterial gel (70% alcohol) by everyone entering the vehicle that is used for transportation during the tour;● implementing a mandatory hand-hygiene policy that requires regularly scheduled use of hand sanitizer and washing hands with soap by the staff during the tour, especially after touching objects in public areas (e.g. handrails, doors, money, mobile phones, etc.).Masks:● mandatory use of face masks or other protecting items (e.g. scarfs, kerchiefs or bandanas) covering nose, chin & mouth by both travelers & staff in all public areas (especially in confined environments such as public transport, shops, markets, museums, lobbies of hotels, etc.);● the use of the mask is not mandatory in private areas (e.g. hotel rooms) and while having meals & drinks.Sanitation:● mandatory daily sanitation of the vehicles used for transportation of travelers by the staff especially of handles, doors, seats, and other frequently-touched surfaces;● use of cleaning and disinfecting products that are approved by local & international health authorities;● regular audit of our suppliers on their cleanliness & sanitation protocols.Physical distancing:● mandatory social distance of at least 1.5 m (~5 feet) by both travelers & staff throughout the tour.Health assessments:● mandatory daily health assessments of all travelers & staff (measuring the body temperature & oral questionnaire on COVID-related symptoms).Please remember: only mutual assistance & support can put an end to this borderless pandemic and help us protect the health of ourselves, our families & colleagues. Thanks in advance for your understanding & cooperation.BOOKING & CONFIRMATIONYou will get a confirmation email once you finish your booking. From this moment your tour is confirmed: just show up agreed time & location (we might contact you for extra info if needed). Please be able to present your booking confirmation or voucher (can be in the electronic version in your phone) to your tour guide upon his/her request.DEPARTURE TIMEThe default departure times for this tour are 6 am & 7 am but those can be also adjusted per your request. Our guide will meet/pick you up at the requested time & might need to contact you by phone, so please kindly provide a valid phone number during your booking.DEPARTURE POINTComplimentary pick-up & drop-off are included: please indicate the exact time & location for your pick-up during your booking (e.g. in the "Special Requirements" field). If you cannot find this field, just reply to the booking confirmation that you get to your email with your pickup details, message us on the platform, or call the number indicated on your booking confirmation at least 24h before the tour. We can pick you up from hotels & apartments situated in the following parts of Mexico City: Downtown, Reforma, Polanco, Condesa, Roma, Centro Historico; other more remote locations might involve an extra fee.TOUR DURATION & CUSTOMIZATIONThe standard duration of the tour, as advertised in its description, is calculated from the moment of pickup till drop-off. At the same time, the tour is customizable which means the time you spend in each destination can be adjusted to your needs. E.g. if you wanna visit a place that is not part of the default itinerary (attraction/restaurant/market, etc.), you can do it on a complimentary basis if this visit (1) still fits the default duration of the tour & (2) doesn't involve a major change of the route. If both conditions are met, we can shorten the stay at a particular location included in the program of the tour so that you have time to visit the place you are interested in. Other changes such as extending the duration of the tour, changing the route & adding extra participants, should be communicated to the Company at least 48 hours before the tour and will involve an extra fee.WHAT TO TAKE WITH YOUComfortable clothes & shoes; hat/cap, sunglasses & sunscreen; travel insurance; good mood & curiosity. NOTESThe type of the vehicle depends on the size of your group & may include car, 7-seater, minivan.Alcohol tastings are reserved for participants who are 18 years and older.This is a private tour: only your group will participate.The price of the tour/person depends on the size of your group.TERMS & CONDITIONSBy booking this activity ("Tour") with the tour organizer ("Company"), you ("Customer") accept to: - comply with all laws & regulations of the country (countries) where the Tour takes place;- follow the instructions of the Company & its representatives;- take all measures to procure your own safety on the Tour including, but not limited to, use of safety devices (including seat-belts, harnesses, & helmets), obeying posted signs & oral or written warnings from the Company's representatives regarding health & safety;- provide information about pre-existing medical conditions that may affect your ability to participate in the Tour or have a negative impact on the experience of others in the Tour;- have travel insurance covering personal injury & emergency medical expenses valid for the whole duration of the Tour; - waive responsibility of the Company & its representatives for any personal health & property damage that may occur during the Tour;- allow the Company to use any media content created by its representatives during the Tour for marketing-related purposes.
Return Detail :Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Infant seats available
- No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
- Near public transportation
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Most travelers can participate
- This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- Face masks required for travelers in public areas
- Face masks required for guides in public areas
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
- Social distancing enforced throughout experience
- Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
- Gear/equipment sanitized between use
- Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
- Guides required to regularly wash hands
- Regular temperature checks for staff
- Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
- Based on official recommendations & protocols from the World Health Organization (WHO) and the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC), Vibe Adventures introduced internal health & safety guidelines that are enforced on all our tours until such measures are lifted by authorities of each destination.
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.