Tequila trail in Guadalajara Jalisco Mexico
Jalisco agave landscape, is a cultural tourist destination whose main travel experience is the culture of tequila and interactions within the agave landscape. This tour is designed to expose the visitor to experiment and live intensely the most authentic values of this rural region of Jalisco Mexico. This is certainly a unique and paradigmatic region that developed and grew accompanying history of an important region of our country. Landscape that was part of the inner life of the estates producing tequila for more than 200 years, had leaked to the world stage to add more to an award that had won as spirit.
Initially driving through the Tequila Trail is seeing small rural towns devoted to farming and harvesting blue agave. The blue-green landscape that characterizes this beautiful region is one of the most representative landscapes of Mexico. Agave landscape was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 2006 composed of 34 000 658 hectares between the foot of the Tequila Volcano and the deep canyon of the Santiago river.
Explanation of planting, growing and agave harvesting on site. There you will have quality time to interact with farmers at the reddish soil agave fields.
Agave fields located 5 kilometers from the city of Tequila, Jalisco, where several distilleries are located in agave valley, guarded by the majestic volcano and the imposing cliff forming the Sierra Madre Occidental to the foot of the Santiago River. It is surrounded by extensive grounds Tequilana Weber blue agave, favored by the rich soil and warm climate of the region agave.
Founded in 1531, this Magic Town is sure to delight, amaze and entertain you. As we walk to the historic district see the Santiago Aposto church, a seventeenth century building boasts a neoclassical facade and main alterpiece as weel as Doric columns with embossed limestones details pointed out by your professional licenced tour guide. As we continue to see murals and main attractions of Tequila Jalisco Mexico be sure to enjoy a great tasting session recommended by your tour guide.
After seeing the most important tourist attractions of Tequila you will be have time to explore on your own museums housing the largest collections of tequila bottles in the world, the main market or get a local souvenir. Will meet again to treat your self with local couisine at a rustic restaurant with impressive views of the Santiago canion and the Volcano governing the town.
Activities: What to see during our tour to Agave Lands scenic drive, agave landscapes, culture, ancient distilleries, Explore and Adventure, unique local gastronomy and murals.
Duration: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Inclusions: Professional Certified English speaking Guide, A/C Transportation, Admission fees, tastings.
Tour Price: 490 MXN