Market Tasting and Yucatecan Bars Tour

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Market Tasting and Yucatecan Bars Tour

79 USD per person


Get a complete Yucatecan food and drinks experience in one tour!

This tour is full of Yucatecan flavors is perfect getting into different environments in the main part of Merida’s city.


You will meet your guide at Hidalgo’s Park and on the way to the local market there will be a stop at Merida’s main square in order to get a short explanation about Merida’s downtown.

First, we will do a stop at Lucas de Galvez that is Merida’s main market. Here we are going to try different fruits, vegetables and local ingredients that representatives in Yucatan, like the famous “Cochinita”

After the market tasting, you will visit the Merida´s traditional bars, that we call “Cantinas”, you can only find them here, in Yucatán. We will visit 2 different cantinas where you can have some drinks and snacks, while you listening to Mexican music in a very friendly atmosphere.

The snacks are regional food that are cooked in the cantinas. Each cantina has its own distinctive flavor that make it special and well known in the city.

Don’t miss the opportunity to live a great experience getting to know the local culture and gastronomy of Yucatan.


Additional Info

  • The minimum drinking age is 18 years
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
  • Operated by Adventures Mexico

*If you require any variation in the tour, click on “Request more info”.

*If you are traveling with children, please contact us to learn more about our children payment policies.

4 hrs.
18+ Age
  • Departure
    Starting in Hotel Caribe (inner corner of Parque Hidalgo, calle 59 x 60, centro)
  • Departure Time
    11:00 AM
  • Return Time
    03:00 PM
  • Included
    Meals and Beverages
    Entry Fees
    English Speaking Guide
  • Not Included
    Tips To The Guide
    Items of Personal Nature
    Round Transportation
11:00 - Meeting at Hotel Caribe
We will greet you at Hidalgo Park facing Caribe Hotel in Centro
11:10 - Walk through the historic center
On the way to the main market of Merida city, there will be a stop at Merida’s main square where you will get a short explanation about Merida’s downtown
11:15 - Arrival to Market for tastings
You will arrive at Lucas de Galvez Market, where you will introduce yourself to the local gastronomy. You will get to know different fruits, vegetables, local ingredients that are produced just in the region and you'll taste some delicious traditional dishes
12:30 - Gelato Shop
You’ll enjoy the dessert in the best handcraft ice-cream shop of Merida
13:00 - Visit to Cantina “El Lucero del Alba” and taste drinks and botanas
You will visit a modern Cantina with a really good atmosphere where you will get to eat some delicious traditional snacks and local beers
14:00 - Visit to Cantina “La Negrita” and taste drinks and botanas.
You will visit the most popular Cantina in Merida, with more than 100 years of existence! You will get to eat some delicious traditional snacks, local beers, and cocktails
15:00 - Ending time.
This Tour ends at La Negrita Cantina           * All times are approximate.        Please be advised that some restaurants, attractions, and experiences may be modified, will be limited in capacity, and are subject to availability