Weekend Tequila Experience

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Visit the Mexican Magic Town of Tequila for a long weekend escape and discover the Spirit of Mexico.

This four day trip is perfect to indulge in a VIP extended weekend and learn about one of Mexico’s icons: tequila. As part of the experience you will create your own master blend tequila and take part in tasting sessions of traditional and modern tequila distilling techniques. You will discover the magic behind the town that gave the world famous drink its name.

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HIGHLIGHTS

Tequila tasting – Learn about the different ways to distill tequila and taste the difference between traditional and modern processes

Guachimontones – Visit this unique archaeological site near Guadalajara

Charro – Visit an hacienda and meet traditional charros, Mexico’s cowboys, with a unique culture, etiquette, and clothing of their own.

Day 1: Arrival to Guadalajara & Transfer to Tequila for a Maestro Tequilero Private Experience

Once at Guadalajara International Airport you will meet your private driver, who will take you to the Mexican “Magic Town” of Tequila. Rest, freshen up, and prepare for the evening’s experience: a one hour private class where you will discover what it feels like to be a master tequilero. Learn to combine the different flavors and scents of tequila and take part in a tasting session of Maestro Tequilero white, rested, and aged tequilas. Supervised by an expert in the art of blending, you will experiment with five combinations to produce your perfect blend and take home a souvenir damajuana of your own.
Overnight: Solar de Las Animas

Day 2: VIP Exclusive Tequila Experience

Your tequila expert guide will take you on a full day exclusive tour. Prepare to learn and love all about Mexico’s fascinating and world renowned tequila! Your experience begins with an agave orientation in a working agave field. Take part in the agave harvest with real jimadores, followed by a private tasting with exclusive access to Tequila Fortaleza  – the most traditional tequila distiller in the industry, made by fifth generation tequileros.

For lunch enjoy the local cuisine with a traditional meal at the Tequila Municipal Market. After lunch, head to La Tequileña – a modern boutique distillery of the legendary Fonseca Family. Experience the difference of a modern distilling process and taste exquisite añejo and extra-añejo tequilas created by Enrique Fonseca, widely regarded as the most brilliant barrel blender in the industry. Later  enjoy a guided walking tour of Tequila’s historic downtown.
Overnight: Solar de Las Animas

Day 3: Full Day Private Excursion to Guachimontones & Hacienda Labor de Rivera with Tequila Tasting

Discover the great archaeological wonder known as the Guachimontones Pyramids. Here, you can hike to the top for breathtaking views and photo ops, and visit the new museum (closed Mondays). After the site we continue toward Hacienda Labor de Rivera for a delicious lunch and tequila tasting. Here you will be served a three course meal that represents the most traditional flavors of Mexican cuisine. Afterward enjoy a tequila tasting session at the lienzo charro rodeo ring, which was once the place of colorful competitions by skilled horsemen and women. You will watch a brief demonstration of some of charro skills.
Overnight: Solar de Las Animas

Day 4: Departure Day

Private Transfer from Tequila to Guadalajara International Airport.

Dates

Our trips are fully customized, allowing us to build your itinerary for any time of the year.

Prices

Our custom-tailored journeys start from $800 USD per day for two travelers. Contact us today to discuss your travel desires and design a personalized proposal with exact pricing.

Please note, our pricing guideline is a starting from price and is not necessarily applicable to the suggested hotels contained within the suggested itineraries on this web site. Itineraries are customized prior to final pricing.