Huatulco's Customs and Traditions

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Discover authentic Mexico with its unique ways on this fascinating Customs and Traditions tour of local villages in the Tangolunda countryside of Huatulco. Here you will see the traditional lifestyle and admire the crafts of local artisans.

After leaving the pier, your professional guide will take you to see spectacular panoramic views of the Tangolunda countryside and learn the rich history of the area. You'll stop at La Crucesita, a small local village, where you can stroll through the charming main plaza and shop in the handicraft market and silver shops. Here, you'll find Oaxaca's famous woven rugs and black pottery, as well its carved wooden figures. The zócalo (main square) offers a wonderful ambiance with its shade trees, benches, and sunny walkways.

Stop at the Mezcal house to learn about this traditional drink, and sample other local culinary delights such as mole, chocolate, and quesillo. Before heading back to the pier, you will also visit a loom to see local artisans weaving traditional cloths.

Tour requires a minimum of two to book.

Shore Excursion Size
Standard
Shore Excursion Type
Scenic, Cultural
Shore Excursion Duration
3 Hours 30 Minutes
Activity Level
Easy
Shore Excursion Leaves From
Ship Pier
Food/Beverage Provided
Beverages
Dress
Comfortable walking shoes, camera, sunglasses, suntan or sun protective lotion, cap or hat.
Restrictions
Guests must be able to walk over paved, gravel and packed dirt surfaces, many are uneven and/or on an incline. Fold up wheelchairs can be stored with advance notice.
5 Stars5Based On 16 Reviews Review This Tour
5 StarsTourFebruary 07, 2018

Reviewer: Mike Bale
Very good tour. The group size was perfect. The places we visited were interesting, and relevant. Our guide was professional and easy to connect with.

5 StarsWorthwhile tour of a Mexican townFebruary 05, 2018

Reviewer: Melanie
Don Pepe was our guide. He was very informative about what we were seeing and experiencing. The tour included learning about weaving and wool dying, mezcal making, and the history of the area. It was well worth our time.

4 StarsHuatulco's Customs and TraditionsNovember 07, 2017

Reviewer: Heather and Robert McCleary
Our guide, was well prepared for our tour. He took us up and above the naval base so that we could see the outline of the coast and our cruise ship. The city is very well planned and hope it can stay that way. Nice to see the large resorts are set off from the town. The family owned weaving company was very informative and very proud of their heritage.

5 StarsHuatulco's Customs and Traditions September 27, 2017

Reviewer: Paula
Huatulco was a wonderful surprise. What a special place. It was pristine and beautifully developed. Our guide was more than outstanding. My husband & I were the only people on the tour, and we could not have asked for a better tour. I highly recommend it.

4 StarsCustoms and traditions of HuatulcoJanuary 06, 2017

Reviewer: Winifred Jeffery
This tour of Huatulco was very professional from the start.New air conditioned bus with informative guide. town is small but clean and friendly. Enjoyed the visit to the weaving and tequila shops. I would recommend this tour

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