Experience of a Lifetime

Go through a sensorial journey discovering diverse but equally surprising regions. Taste a mushroom taco al pastor in a traditional Mexico City cantina, listen to the cacao seeds pop; awakening scents and childhood memories as you learn to make your own chocolate cup to sip from in Oaxaca, and knead clay to create a talavera ceramic piece in a historic workshop in Puebla. A highlight of this extended itinerary is to visit the unique Tehuacán Biosphere Reserve.

Day by Day

Day 1:

  • Arrival in Mexico City
  • Transfer to Pug Seal Hotel
  • Check-in to Pug Seal Hotel

Day 2:

  • Explore Mexico City
  • Visit museums and historical sites
  • Dinner at Cantina La No. 20

Day 3:

  • Transfer to Puebla
  • Talavera workshop
  • Poblano tasting menu at Boutique Hotel Casareyna

Day 4:

  • Explore Puebla
  • Cocktail and discussion at Hotel El Sueño
  • Dinner at La Noria Restaurant

Day 4:

  • Explore Puebla
  • Cocktail and discussion at Hotel El Sueño
  • Dinner at La Noria Restaurant

Day 5:

  • Transfer to Oaxaca
  • Optional tour of Tehuacán-Cuicatlán Biosphere Reserve

Day 6:

  • Explore Oaxaca
  • Visit museums and markets
  • Dinner at Restaurante Catedral

Day 7:

  • Oaxacan chocolate and mezcal tasting at Hotel Azul

Day 8:

  • Departure from Oaxaca

Please note that this itinerary includes accommodations, key activities, and transfers. Breakfast at the hotels is included, and some free time is provided for independent exploration and meals. Feel free to customize the itinerary further based on your preferences and add any additional activities or sightseeing you may be interested in.

What's included

Suggested airports: Mexico City International in / Oaxaca International out; Roundtrip transfers to/from airport.
Enjoy traveling through Mexico in our fleet of luxury SUVs with a private driver.
Stay in the most historic and beautiful boutique hotels in all of Mexico.
Mexico City, State of Mexico | Puebla City, State of Puebla | Oaxaca City, State of Oaxaca 

What's not included

  • International Airfare into Mexico
  • Local transportation when exploring on your own. We recommend asking your hotel to recommend the best mode of transportation depending on your destination.
  • Tips for Experiences
  • Meals and activities not indicated on your itinerary

Starting from $3599, 2N Mexico City, 2N Puebla, 3N Oaxaca (8D/7N)

Your Suggested Itinerary:

Tasting Menu at Cantina La No. 20

Sink your teeth into Mexican culture, literally and figuratively. The stylish Cantina La No. 20, located in the posh Polanco district of Mexico City, offers a tasting menu to delight all the senses. Feast on contemporary yet traditional dishes that will bring Mexican culture to life.

Talavera Art Workshop & Poblano Tasting Menu at Boutique Hotel Casareyna

Bring a 16th century tradition into the contemporary world! Delve into the fascinating process of creating a Talavera de la Reyna piece from scratch. After the workshop, indulge in a delicious and traditional Poblano tasting menu matched with fine regional wines.

Storytelling & Famous Female-Inspired Cocktails at El Sueño Hotel & Spa

In the cozy reading room lined with books, listen to the secrets and most cherished dreams of preeminent women like Frida Kahlo, Tamara de Lempika, Dolores del Río, La Güera Rodríguez, Tina Modotti, and other visionary feminine figures. Sip on the cocktail of your choice, each crafted with ingredients and flavors that were loved by these women.

Pueblan Tasting Menu with Craft Beer Pairing at La Noria

Chef Fernando Barrales of local favorite La Noria Restaurant has spent years translating and researching old recipes to ensure an unforgettable culinary journey. Taste the traditional, the classic, and the enduring flavors of Puebla paired with Mexican craft beers in a chic and artsy setting.

A UNESCO site, this otherworldly valley is full of dense cacti forests, archeological remains and animal life, many of which are endangered. Learn about the emergence of Mesoamerican life, one of the cradles of civilization, before indulging in a unique farm-to-table menu of endemic ingredients.

Tour of the Tehuacán-Cuicatlán Biosphere Reserve

Oaxacan Menu Tasting at Restaurante Catedral

Oaxacan cuisine is an art. Colors, flavors and preparation are intentional and distinctly Oaxacan. The owners of Restaurante Catedral infuse family recipes with regional tradition to create a truly beautiful tasting menu. Sample a variety of dishes in an elegant dining room centrally located inside the bustling historic district.

Artisanal Chocolate Workshop and Mezcal Tasting at Hotel Azul

Have you ever wondered where prehispanic xocolatl (chocolate) was born and how mezcal is processed? This sensory, hands-on workshop delves you deep into Oaxacan culture and identity. Close your eyes, allow the complex layers of hot chocolate made from scratch to penetrate your taste buds. It’s the perfect precursor to the smoky flavor of a locally produced mezcal to follow.

Starting from $3599, 2N Mexico City, 2N Puebla, 3N Oaxaca (8D/7N)