Mezcaltour we are an operator of excursions and guided tours on the Mezcal Route in San Felipe , state of Guanajuato. We accompany you on a journey full of tradition, adventure and good feelings.
To make the Mezcal Route we offer you two alternatives, you can do the horseback riding , leaving from our ranch in a guided ride through the fields from agave until you reach a house producing handmade mezcal. Another option is in guided tour go to the factory and once there know how the process of extraction and distillation of the mezcal is, from when it is removed from the stem of the agave until it is distilled and left to age in clay or wood pots.
You can meet up to 3 mezcalera communities on this route where in addition to this drink of the gods, you will try other typical gastronomic products such as garambullos, dates, quiote, field rat, among others. Our expert guides will explain the whole process, step by step and you will even have the opportunity to take a machete and dare to reach the stem of a maguey. Are you ready?
The mezcal has a designation of origin thanks to the royal certificate that was given in 1764 to the Marquis de Jaral. With your contribution you will help to continue the work of the communities.
Do not miss it and live a great rural adventure. Whether on horseback or on foot, we invite you to get to know our Mexican traditions from the root, from our oldest customs in Mezcaltour .
Mezcaltour we take you galloping through the Agaveos fields of San Felipe and its surroundings so that you know the Ruta del Mezcal, one of the most Mexican drinks representative of our traditions and customs.
We organize the horseback riding leaving from our facilities. For the routes we use docile and friendly horses, so no matter what level you have, you can take the ride with peace of mind and security since they are trained.
The tours are always carried out with an expert rider guiding the group , we will also make stops to give explanations about the route of the mezcal in this region and be able to tell you how this alcoholic beverage is made.
During the walk we will be able to admire up to 3 mezcal producing communities, which are: Emiliano Zapata, Jaral de Berrito and Carretón.
Meet with a maguey, from which part the nectar is extracted from the stem and then treated by hand.
The guides are experts in this route so we combine adrenaline and culture in a fun experience that you will always remember.
Learn about the manufacturing process of the mezcal with guides experts who will take you on a tour of the Mezcal Route in San Felipe. We take a guided tour of the main estates and historical buildings of the region as well as the communities mezcaleras.
We are specialists in this area, we want you to know where the mezcal comes from, how it is made and the work involved in a drink that not only represents our essence as Mexicans but also already has a designation of origin. < br />
For this we organize a tour to 3 communities where mezcal has been produced for years: Emiliano Zapata, Carretón and Jaral de Berrio. Our packages include transportation and tickets to mezcaleras artisans.
Once in the agave fields, an expert will show you where and what types of cuts are made to the maguey to extract the nectar that is then preserved and distilled in barrels. The mezcal is preserved in wooden barrels and can be of different types.
Finally you can taste mezcal in the different visits, as well as other types of gastronomic products typical of the region.
From Mezcaltour Mountain Biking we want you to enjoy a most exciting route knowing other roads, so come and see an alternative full of adventure in San Felipe. p >
With us you can enjoy a different way of knowing the wide landscapes of agave, the nature that surrounds us with tours around the outskirts of the city and even the itself capital with different routes that we have designed for each and every one of you to visit the natural attractions we have.
Our routes are varied, and go from 5 to 30 kilometers, so you will have a lot to choose from. In addition, you will have a lot of material to select, since we have 14 mountain bikes and safety equipment, as helmets. And so you don't have problems on your journey, all our tours include hydration and energy bar.
In each of our tour we are accompanied by a professional guide, who will be describing part of the information of San Felipe, all the curiosities you want to know, as well as the flora and fauna that surrounds our beautiful municipality.