Mexico with The Margarita Mum Food

Mexico City - Oaxaca City

2023: Sep 15 - Sep 21


Tacos, salsa, tequila and mezcal—what more could you want? This trip will take you to two iconic culinary cities, Mexico City and Oaxaca City. Be prepared to try all that Mexican cuisine has to offer on this 7-day foodie adventure!

  • 7 days

  • 8 - 20 spots

  • Double occupancy in 3-star hotels (single rooms available)

  • 6 breakfasts, 1 lunch and 3 dinners included

  • TrovaTrip will provide 3 transfers from Mexico City International Airport (MEX) , between 8 AM and 5 PM

  • TrovaTrip will provide 2 transfers to Oaxaca International Airport (OAX) on the last day

Activities Included

  • Mexico City Historic Center Tour
  • Mexico City Food Market Visit
  • Taco and Tequila Night
  • Oaxaca City Walking Tour
  • Oaxaca City Food Market Visit
  • Market to Table Cooking Class
  • Mezcalería Visit

Other Inclusions

  • Double occupancy in 3-star hotels
  • Local Guide throughout trip
  • All city transfers
  • Arrival airport transfer (until 5 pm on first day)
  • Departure airport transfer (morning of last day)
  • Domestic flight
  • 6 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch and 3 Dinners

Optional Activities

  • National Museum of Anthropology
  • Frida Kahlo Museum and Coyoacán Walking Tour
  • Monte Alban Site Visit

Exclusions

  • International flights
  • Food and alcohol (except as noted)
  • Visas and travel insurance
  • Airport transfers outside of designated times
  • Tips for Guides

Your Host

The Margarita Mum

The Margarita Mum was created by Rhonda Withers in 2016 and has very quickly grown into an internationally recognised Cocktail and Mocktail Recipe creation, photography, styling and Social Media Marketing business that showcases stunning photography and the best cocktail and mocktails ideas and recipes around.

Itinerary

Day 1

Friday, Sep 15, 2023

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Day 1

Bienvenidos and welcome to Mexico! TrovaTrip will meet you at the airport and transfer you to the hotel where your adventure begins.

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Airport Transfer

TrovaTrip will provide 3 transfers from Mexico City International Airport (MEX) , between 8 AM and 5 PM

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dinner

Welcome dinner at a local restaurant is included.

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Geneve Mexico City

Overnight in Mexico City.

Day 2

Saturday, Sep 16, 2023

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Day 2

It's your first full day in Mexico City, don't forget your camera! It's time to discover this amazing cultural and historical hub.

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Breakfast at the hotel is included.

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Mexico City Historic Center Tour

Begin the day with a walk to Mexico City’s famous ‘Zocalo’ – officially known as Plaza de la Constitución and one of the most recognizable locations in Mexico. Enjoy the impressive murals by Diego Rivera at the Palacio Nacional and experience the majestic Metropolitan Cathedral built on Aztec temple ruins. The Palacio de Bellas Artes, where murals by world famous Mexican artists line the walls and some of the most notable events in music and fine arts were performed.

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Mexico City Food Market Visit

The markets in Mexico City are filled with family-owned stands, local flavors and intricate crafts. For the street food lovers and those with a sweet tooth, you’ll want to try some of the city’s best food stands.

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snack

Snack at the food market is included.

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National Museum of Anthropology (Optional)

You’ll visit the National Museum of Anthropology, the largest and most visited museum in the country. This museum contains the world’s largest collection of Ancient Mexican art and anthropological exhibits. Not far from the museum are the areas of Polanco, Condesa-Roma, which have some of the best restaurants, shopping and nightlife if you wish to continue exploring.

Informal Gathering

World's Best Bar Experience at Hanky Panky

World's Best Bar Experience at Hanky Panky, one of the world's top ranked cocktail bars!

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Geneve Mexico City

Overnight in Mexico City.

Day 3

Sunday, Sep 17, 2023

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Day 3

Rise and shine! Today, you’re free to explore this incredible city on your own. Grab a friend, grab some tacos, and take on the big city!

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breakfast

Breakfast at the hotel is included.

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Taco and Tequila Night

Your guide will take you to some of the best taco stands in the city. Of course, every local has their favorite place, so tonight you get to pick your own. Sip on some tequila or beer with your tacos; the perfect match!

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dinner

Street tacos dinner is included.

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Frida Kahlo Museum and Coyoacán Walking Tour (Optional)

You'll head to the neighborhood of Coyoacán, one of the oldest in the city. Here you’ll visit Frida Kahlo’s Casa Azul, one of the most treasured memories of the famous artist. Discover a more intimate view of Frida Kahlo’s art, before walking around Coyoacán’s beautiful center, where there are many cafés, shops and unique craft markets!

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Geneve Mexico City

Overnight in Mexico City.

Day 4

Monday, Sep 18, 2023

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Day 4

Buenos días! After breakfast, you’ll board a quick flight to the city of Oaxaca. Oaxaca is one the most well-known destinations in Mexico thanks to its culinary legacies. A walk through its historical center, a designated World Heritage Site, is all you need to understand the hype.

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breakfast

Breakfast at the hotel is included.

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Domestic Flight to Oaxaca City

Domestic Flight

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dinner

Dinner at a local restaurant is included.

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La Noria Centro Historico

Overnight in Oaxaca City.

Day 5

Tuesday, Sep 19, 2023

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Day 5

In the morning, you’re free to explore at your own leisure! Be sure to ask your guide for recommendations for the best sites, restaurants and activities.

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breakfast

Breakfast at the hotel is included.

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Oaxaca City Walking Tour

Visit a local market and indulge your senses as you experience the local fare. Oaxaca’s most famous offering is Tlayudas, or “Mexican pizza”, consisting of a thin tortilla smothered in asiento (unrefined pork lard), toasted to a crisp on a fire-hot griddle and loaded with toppings. Or try Tacos de Huitlacoche, a greyish, mushroom-like corn fungus. It isn’t the prettiest of foods but the earthy, sweet-tasting “truffle” is a delicacy in Oaxaca. ¡Buen provecho!

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Oaxaca City Food Market Visit

Visit a local market and indulge your senses as you explore the local wares.

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lunch

Lunch at the market is included.

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Monte Alban Site Visit (Optional)

Visit to the capital of the Zapotec Culture and perhaps the most important archaeological site in Oaxaca and among the largest in Mexico. Head to Monte Albán’s flat mountain top for views of the city, then explore the vast site’s temples, tombs, underground tunnels, and ball court.

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La Noria Centro Historico

Overnight in Oaxaca City.

Day 6

Wednesday, Sep 20, 2023

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Day 6

This morning, explore the beautiful city one last time! Make sure to ask your local guide for recommendations for the best spots to shop and eat.

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breakfast

Breakfast at the hotel is included.

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Market to Table Cooking Class

Visit the local market to gather fresh ingredients for your culinary masterpiece. Then head back to the kitchen and start cooking. Your chef will guide you as you learn to make some of the most iconic Oaxacan dishes. You’ll also learn how to make some of the Mexican culinary staples, like tortillas, salsas, and aguas frescas (fresh fruit water).

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dinner

Farewell dinner after cooking class is included.

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Mezcalería Visit

Sample and learn all about the history of Mezcal, the smoky agave spirit that predates tequila. Enjoy and experience the lively nightlife of Oaxaca!

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La Noria Centro Historico

Overnight in Oaxaca City.

Day 7

Thursday, Sep 21, 2023

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Day 7

¡Hasta luego! Enjoy one last breakfast before saying goodbye to Mexico.

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breakfast

Breakfast at the hotel is included.

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Airport Transfer

TrovaTrip will provide 2 transfers to Oaxaca International Airport (OAX) on the last day

Cancellation Policy

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60 days pre-trip Non-refundable Non-refundable

*If you cancel when your spot is confirmed and outside of 60 days until departure, you can receive a trip credit for your down payment minus the $100 cancellation fee.

For our full cancellation policy, see our Terms & Conditions.

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