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Mexico City to Mexico City
9 days
Tour code: CMEX


Indulge in the regional cuisines of Mexico, explore breathtaking colonial Puebla and Oaxaca, try out your salsa skills on the dance floor, sink into the pace of life on the Pacific Coast.

Somehow, Mexico has become synonymous with boring resorts and crowded beaches. That’s not the Mexico we know. Come and experience ours on this nine-day journey into the country’s colonial past. Beginning in Mexico City, you’ll move on to Puebla and indulge in their famous spicy and chocolatey mole sauce, then explore Oaxaca’s pre-Spanish ruins and Baroque churches. Enjoy the beaches of the Pacific Coast – let this destination get under your skin.

What's included?

Staff & experts

Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout.


2 dinners


Public bus, plane


Hotels (8 nts).

Included activities

Your Foodie Moment: Cooking Class , Oaxaca Your Foodie Moment: Mezcal Factory Tour, Oaxaca. Puebla orientation walk. Oaxaca orientation walk. Cooking class. Local Oaxacan dinner. Mezcal factory tour. Market visit. Internal flights. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.


Day 1
Mexico City
Arrive at any time.

Included activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting

Day 2
Mexico City - Puebla
Drive to Puebla, famous for its hand-painted tiles, unique handicrafts, mouth-watering cuisine and rich colonial history. Enjoy an included dinner at a local restaurant known for its featured seasonal specialities. Opt to try out a mole-making class.

Transport: First-class bus

Included activities: Orientation Walk

Optional activities: Mole-Making Class

Meals: dinner

Day 3
Enjoy a free day in Puebla. Opt to visit some of the many museums and cathedrals or the great pyramid at Cholula. For markets, visit the Mercado de Sabores or the Mercado El Carmen for cemites.

Optional activities:

  • Cholula Ruins Visit
  • Lucha Libre Match
Day 4
Puebla - Oaxaca
Head to Oaxaca. Explore the markets and enjoy an included cooking class to get a hands-on understanding of Mexican cuisine.

Transport: First-class bus

Included activities: Orientation Walk, Cooking Class

Day 5
Enjoy free time in Oaxaca. Take a mezcal factory that produces the fiery "other tequila", the region's specialty. Opt to visit the famous Zapotec site of Monte Albán or the highlights of the state of Oaxaca. Enjoy a local Oaxacan dinner.

Included activities: Mezcal Factory Tour

Optional activities:

  • Monte Albán Tour
  • Valley of Mitla Ruins Visit

Meals: dinner

Day 6
Oaxaca - Puerto Escondido
Take a bus to the Oaxacan Pacific coast and enjoy time in this beach paradise. With so much to do in Puerto Escondido you might want to lounge on the beach, try surfing, diving or take an eco tour to spot dolphins, sailfish or sea turtles. Visit the local market for a taste of how the locals shop. Opt to enjoy a seafood dinner in this quaint coastal town.

Transport: First-class bus

Optional activities:

  • Surfing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Marine Eco Tour
Day 7
Puerto Escondido
Enjoy a free day in this beach paradise.

Optional activities:

  • Surfing
  • Scuba Diving
Day 8
Puerto Escondido - Mexico City
Catch a flight back to Mexico City. Opt for final night out with the group.

Transport: Plane

Day 9
Mexico City
Depart at any time.

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