A Wonderful World Of Food Just 10 Minutes From The Marina!

Every Town Has A Unique Take On Regional Cuisine. Pitillal is a charming pueblo on the outer edge of Vallarta, just 10 minutes from the Marina—making the taste of Pitillal food tour the perfect way to explore more of Mexico without going too far.

  • Bring your appetite as you will be full by the end of this 3.5-hour guided food tour.
  • Pitillal is small so we will pass by several landmarks along the way, like the stunning Parroquia de San Miguel Archangel. We’ll walk about 1 mile between our 7 stops.
  • You won’t see as many tourists in town so you’ll get a greater feel of authentic Mexican living.
  • Eat in a mix of street stands and family-owned restaurants serving mouthwatering regional cuisine.
Taste of Pitillal Food Tour
  • DAYS: Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday

  • TIME: Departs at 10:30

  • DURATION: 3 hours

  • CAPACITY: 10 people | 1 tour guide

  • WEATHER: Tour takes place snow, rain, or shine

  • WHAT TO WEAR: Comfortable clothing and shoes

  • WHO: Suitable for most ages and fitness levels


  • TOUR INCLUDES: 7 tastings. expert tour guide, tasting map with insiders recommendations

  • COST: $49.99 adults $39 children under 13

  • START LOCATION: Gazebo in the main plaza in the Pitillal across from the church

  • TRIP ADVISOR: 5 star company with over 2500 reviews

What to expect from this tour?

Untouched By Tourism  Dining in a city that is untouched by tourism takes authenticity to a whole new level. Enjoy recipes that have been passed down through the generations, including carnitas tacos, tamales, atole, local seafood, birria, and churros made fresh just for you.

Historic Tour – Every pueblo has a unique story to tell and Pitillal is no exception. Your local guide will share a bit about Pitillal’s history, local customs, and eclectic folklore. This includes the story behind the food you will taste along the way.

Why take this tour?

  1. Beyond Vallarta. This food tour is the perfect half-day trip from Puerto Vallarta or Nuevo Vallarta. Being just 10 minutes from the marina it’s also perfect for those looking for a shore excursion on their day at port. The tour leaves plenty of time for adventures before and after.
  2. Smaller Is Better. Our small group tours ensure everyone has a personalized experience. In just 3.5-hours you will eat some of the most delicious food in our region and learn far more about the local history than if you were to explore solo.
  3. An Immersive Experience. Puerto Vallarta may be a tourist destination but that doesn’t mean that you can’t have an immersive travel experience. You will enjoy authentic cuisine, made by locals with regional ingredients, explained to you by a local foodie!

Stress Free Policy

Tour bookings can be changed to any date, different tour or turned into a gift certificate to use on a future date with no expirations even one hour before the tour! A change of plans is no problem!

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  • $49.99 – Adults

  • $39 – Children

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