THE

mexico city

foodie TRIP

The Mexico City FOODIE Trip

2021 ​DATES

Use code EB2021MEX for

$150 off 

Limited time only!

March 18 - 21, 2021

april 29 - may 2, 2021

oct 29 - nov 1, 2021 

nov 25 - 28, 2021

Thanksgiving Day trip! - Likely to sell out

dec 30 - jan 2, 2022

New Year's Eve trip! - Likely to sell out

 

4 days/3 nights

From $999

P.S. All payments can be broken up into a $250 deposit + 3 additional installments.

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WHAT TO EXPECT

We've curated a foodie-inspired trip to one of the hottest culinary scenes in the world - Mexico City. This trip will spend four days exploring the intricate and varied flavors of Mexican cuisine as well as the vibrant restaurant and craft cocktail scene blossoming in this cosmopolitan city. From gourmet restaurants to bustling street food markets, this trip will fill your belly and your soul with the flavors of Mexico.

Included

  • 3 nights accommodation in centrally located hotel (shared room with someone of the same gender)

  • Transportation to included activities

  • 3 breakfasts

  • Polanco neighborhood tasting tour

  • San Juan Market tasting tour

  • Mexico City murals and historical walking tour

  • Private cooking class with local chef

  • Jazz club entrance

  • Farewell dinner with drinks included

  • Taxes and fees

  • Trip leader throughout

not included

  • Flights to and from Mexico City

  • Mandatory trip insurance (budget approx. $40)

  • Meals not mentioned (budget around $75)

  • Transportation to/from airport

  • Tips for tasting tour guides ($3-5 per guide)

  • Optional activities

 

For the love of

MARKETPLACE LIVELINESS

 

TACOS AL PASTOR

VIVACITY

ENTREPRENEURIAL SPIRIT

NIGHTLIFE

 

ARTISTIC SUBTEXT

 

MEZCAL

 

CULINARY CREATIVITY

ALL THE GUACAMOLE

MEXICO CITY

 

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LEARN

*Itinerary is indicative for 2021 and is subject to change

Day 1 
Arrive

day by day

Arrive in Mexico City by 2pm and check in to the hotel. Settle in, relax and get to know your trip mates.

We will start off our foodie-inspired weekend with a food tour in the upscale Polanco neighborhood. Feast on homemade mole, seafood tostadas, and pulque while you drink local Mexican wine and mezcal.

 

If you're still hungry for more, go out an enjoy the nightlife or enjoy some beauty sleep back at the hotel. 

taste

Day 2 
Tequila

CAPTURE

Take the morning to do a bit of exploring on your own before meeting up for a walking tour of Mexico City's architecture and historically significant murals. Our local guide will uncover the secrets of Diego Rivera's murals at the Palacio de Bellas Artes before taking us through the historical center to learn about the city's fascinating history.

After the tour, spend a couple of hours wandering Mexico City's coolest neighborhoods then meet back up for a culinary workshop with a local chef. Together, you'll cook a traditional Mexican meal according to seasonally available produce, all sourced from Mexico. 

 

 

see

Day 3 
SIGHTS & SMELLS

After a light breakfast, we will walk to the bustling San Juan Market to taste some of the freshest finds in the city.  Learn the ins and outs of market life in Mexico as you stop by different market stands to try flautas, tacos al pastor, churros and corn tortillas right off the press.

That evening, enjoy a farewell dinner in Mexico City's trendiest neighborhoods, Roma Norte. After dinner, one final foodie experience at the restaurant of an up and coming Mexican chef.

drink

Day 4 
adiós

Today is our last day. Luckily, most people will be able to take later flights, allowing you to continue to explore the city today.

We recommend checking out the craft coffee scene in the trendy Roma district before hitting up more of the city's amazing art galleries!

"People who love to eat are always the best people."

 - Julia Child

FAST FACTS

 

Just for fun

Tequila is the national drink of Mexico

Mexico City has over 150 museums, more than New York City and Chicago combined.

Trip notes

  • The arrival/departure airport is Mexico City International Airport

  • This is a foodie trip so most planned activities will revolve around or have a focus on food and flavors. YUM

  • As a rule, you should not drink tap water in Mexico. 

  • It is safe to travel to Mexico City, just be mindful and cautious, especially at night.

About mexico City

​Mexico City, also fondly known as the sun in the Mexican solar system, is known for its colonial buildings, rich history and incredible food scene. The largest city in North America, Mexico City is one of the top foodie destinations in the world.

GOOD TO KNOW

  • The national language is Spanish

  • The national currency is pesos

  • Always have cash. Although many places accept cards, some places still only accept small bills and coins. 

  • In restaurants a charge labeled “propina” on your bill is a gratuity

  • Bottled water is your best bet for staying healthy

  • Double check your passport is valid for 6-months after your return date

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