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Highlights of Jalisco 2017-05-26T23:28:59+00:00

Highlights of Jalisco

This tour takes you into the heart of Jalisco to see some of its most famous attractions, as well as some of its best kept secrets! The journey begins in the well known town of Tequila, whose name needs no explanation! Nestled deep in agave country, this Pueblo Mágico (Magic Town) will be our base for a tour around one of the most famous tequila distilleries, including some tasting of course!

Not far from Tequila, our next stop on this tour is the opal mining town of Magdalena, where you will be given the chance to find and keep your own opals, as well as a visit to a local workshop/store. Next we head to the amazing archaeological site of Guachimontones, a relatively recent discovery compared to other well known sites in Mexico (discovered in 1969), boasting unique round formations as part of its ceremonial centre, dating back as far as 400B.C.

Finally we head to the Pueblo Mágico of Mazamitla to enjoy the atmosphere of one of Jalisco’s most picturesque and traditional highland towns (MELAQUE DEPARTURES ONLY).

DATES & PRICES

DATES:

MELAQUE DEPARTURES:

19th – 22nd December 2017

PV/BUCERIAS DEPARTURES:

5th – 7th December 2017

PRICE:

MELAQUE DEPARTURES:

$5,100 Pesos per person based on double occupancy (4 days/3 nights).

PV/BUCERIAS DEPARTURES:

$4,600 Pesos per person based on double occupancy (3 days/2 nights).

SINGLE PERSON SUPPLEMENT:

$400 Pesos per night.

INCLUDES:

Transport, accommodation, breakfasts & guide.

DOES NOT INCLUDE:

Tips* for guides, drivers or hotel staff, lunches or evening meals.

*Tip suggestions given on your itinerary, or check-out ‘tipping’ in our FAQs.

DETAILS:

DIFFICULTY LEVEL:

Low* – slow pace walking with opportunity for regular stops. Archaeological site relatively small, not long distances to cover.

RECOMMENDATIONS:

Sun screen, hat, long sleeves/jacket for evenings, comfortable walking shoes.

CLIMATE:

Warm during day time, cooler in evenings.

*Please note that each of our tours is tailored to the needs of the over 50s and our difficulty levels are simply comparative to our other tours. If you are in doubt as to whether or not this tour is suitable for you, please contact us for more information.

ITINERARY (Melaque departures)
ITINERARY (PV/Bucerías departures)