Food tour in markets of Mexico CitySKU: 37440
Description of Food tour in markets of Mexico CityIf you have a healthy appetite and you are interested in Mexican food and culture, this is your tour! It is a guided visit to several marketplaces of Mexico City for you to taste some of the gastronomic delights of this kind of stablishments. The whole Mexican culture presented on its gastronomy!
The maketplaces of Mexico City are one of the most vibrant spots in the city. Our objective is taking you to them for you to enjoy it as a genuine Mexican would do. This special food tour through the markets starts from the metro, as most of the inhabitants of this city would initiate it.
Our first stop is a fairly unknown marketplace, even for some Mexican people. Your guide will give you information about its unique history, opened during th 1900s decade, providing a context withing the modern Mexican society. If you are a fan of Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera, this will surely a spot that you will absolutely love.
Next to this stop, we will take the public transport heading towards one of the strangest places in the city: the Mercado de la Brujería (The Sorcery Market). Here you will find everything ranging from your favorite superhero's suit and a party piñata to magical potions, voodoo dolls and the natural remedy for hangovers. You will be amazed with the different colors, scents and the variety of objects that can be seen in this marketplace.
Once you have acquired that magical elixir you needed, we will take the metro again to the Mercado 3-en-1 (3-in-1 Marketplace), known for selling ready-to-eat food, fruits, fresh vegetables, herbs, piñatas, meat, fish, corn, mole sauces and a unique selection of flowers. In fact, this is the largest flower market in the city. You will be offered a flower, a cup of pineapple tepache, tamales, a piece of meat of a Mexican grill, a fruit cocktail and mixtures of exotic fruit juices.
Finally, we will get to a local patio for the last tasting of our journey, because, as we say in Mexico, a full belly brings joy to the heart!
- Marketplace tour