Huatulco's Customs and Traditions

special offer banner Huatulco's Customs and Traditions Tour (Tangolunda, La Crucesita)
Price: $75.00   Sale Price: $62.00   Save: $13.00
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Shore Excursion Size ? Standard
Shore Excursion Type Scenic, Cultural
Shore Excursion Duration 3 Hours 30 Minutes
Activity Level ? Easy
Shore Excursion Leaves From ? Cruise Ship Pier
Food/Beverage Provided Beverages
Recommended 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.

Huatulco's Customs and Traditions

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 zocalo (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.

This tour of Huatulco requires a minimum of two to book.

4.5 Stars4.7 / 5  |  31 ReviewsReview This Tour
Great gift
March 17, 2020
I gifted this excursion to my clients and they loved the entire day, enjoyed the small group setting.
Reviewer: Audrey
5 Stars
Fun tour
March 11, 2020
Alberto is a jewel. He asked our preferences and modified the tour toward or interests. Very knowledgeable about the country and the state. One of the members of our group broke her glasses. He stopped at a glasses shop, got and estimate of time and money. Dropped the rest of us off at the port then took her and her husband back to pick up her glasses
Reviewer: Ellen Kirkpatrick
5 Stars
January 27,2020
February 27, 2020
Enjoyed our tour. Guide was Manuel and he was very enthused about Huatulco. Had tortillas and toured the herb garden. This was our best tour
Reviewer: Sharon/Bob Yuel
4 Stars
Huatulco Customs and Traditions
February 04, 2020
What a great highlight to visit this area on our cruise. Loved the history of the mescal distillery is that's the right term. Never rushed. Fun one on one interactions.
Reviewer: Robert Cohen
5 Stars
Huatulco area tour
January 26, 2020
Liked the size of the group (small). Good content and activities. Staff were professional and engaging. Guide was well prepared and had a lot of insights and stories to offer. A good ambassador for the country and region.
Reviewer: E LISA MOSES
5 Stars
Great excursion
January 06, 2020
Great excursion. Very interesting. Wished could see some of the big resorts
Reviewer: Arwood Mannisto
5 Stars