Heartland Traditions Tour

6 hr

E-Ticket

Day Trip

Group Tour

Join us for an excursion through the agricultural heartland of Banderas Bay, where you will meet and engage with two different families.  Possible visits include a potter’s workshop, the home of a master tamale maker, or a florist’s tropical orchard filled with exotic fruits and flowers. Your trip will end with an authentic, farm-to-table meal at a family-owned ranch where you will learn about regional traditions and make your own tortillas and fresh cheese. This...
Join us for an excursion through the agricultural heartland of Banderas Bay, where you will meet and engage with two different families.  Possible visits include a potter’s workshop, the home of a master tamale maker, or a florist’s tropical orchard filled with exotic fruits and flowers. Your trip will end with an authentic, farm-to-table meal at a family-owned ranch where you will learn about regional traditions and make your own tortillas and fresh cheese. This is ethical, powerful, and designed to deepen your love of Mexico.
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Itinerary Details

Join us for an excursion through the agricultural heartland of Banderas Bay. This 6-hour tour begins in the Human Connections office in Bucerias with coffee and an introduction. From there, we will travel inland through the picturesque countryside, stopping at a historic town on the way to our first visit with a local artisan in their workshop. There, you will hear their story and receive an interactive lesson in their area of expertise. Possible visits include a potter’s workshop, the home of a master tamale maker, or a florist’s tropical orchard filled with exotic fruits and flowers.

Your trip will end with an authentic, farm-to-table meal at a family-owned ranch where you will learn about the agricultural lifestyle of the region and make your own tortillas and fresh cheese.

Our Inland Experience is perfect for travelers who are eager to learn through a hands-on experience and explore the diverse and...
Join us for an excursion through the agricultural heartland of Banderas Bay. This 6-hour tour begins in the Human Connections office in Bucerias with coffee and an introduction. From there, we will travel inland through the picturesque countryside, stopping at a historic town on the way to our first visit with a local artisan in their workshop. There, you will hear their story and receive an interactive lesson in their area of expertise. Possible visits include a potter’s workshop, the home of a master tamale maker, or a florist’s tropical orchard filled with exotic fruits and flowers.

Your trip will end with an authentic, farm-to-table meal at a family-owned ranch where you will learn about the agricultural lifestyle of the region and make your own tortillas and fresh cheese.

Our Inland Experience is perfect for travelers who are eager to learn through a hands-on experience and explore the diverse and vibrant livelihoods of Mexico that exist outside the touristic áreas.
• Duration: 6 hours
• Location: Valle de Banderas and San Juan de Abajo, Nayarit
• Activity Level: Easy
• Includes: Fair payments to two local families +  Hands-on workshops + Transportation +  Guidance and interpretation + Farm-to-table FEAST!

Important Details

Included
  • Bottled water
  • Transportation
  • Hands-on workshops
  • Lunch
  • Farm-to-table FEAST!
  • Fair payments to two local families
  • Snacks
  • Guidance and interpretation (From English to Spanish and viceversa)
Not Included
  • Does not include gratiuties
Departure Point
Human Connections, Av. Héroes de Nacozari 2, Centro Histórico de la Cdad. de México, 63732 Bucerías, Nay., Mexico
8:30 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • This tour takes place every other Friday.
  • Please advise Human Connections staff if any member of your group have any physical or dietery restriction, so we can costumize the experience for you.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 13 travelers
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.