Beat the Heat Taco Tour

Beat the Heat with this express taco tour. Get a taste of the best tacos in Vallarta before the afternoon sun kicks in.

Our Beat the Heat taco tour is an early morning (9:30am start time) express tour designed to give our guests a taste of traditional morning/daytime tacos eaten in Mexico. In two short hours you will have 5 distinct types of tacos, refreshing agua fresca, Mexican Coca Cola, and a handmade frozen dessert. We even throw in bottled water and a mid-tour frozen towel to keep you cool and hydrated.

The tour wraps up by 11:30am before the heat of Vallarta really kicks in. The tour is limited to 8 guests keeping it intimate and moving swiftly. Start planning your hashtags now and book your spot for our newest tour, Beat the Heat, only available from Vallarta Eats.

Monday, Tuesday, Friday, and Saturday at 9:30am

This tour is not suitable for vegetarians, vegans, or those with a plant-based diet. There are no protein substitutions available on this tour. Please check the FAQs for additional info regarding food allergies or other dietary modifications before booking this tour. For Vegetarians, we recommend booking “Tacos after Dark” as it has the most flexibility for substitutions. None of Vallarta Eats food tours are suitable for Vegan or Plant-Based lifestyles.

Vallarta Eats Tours Operate Rain or Shine. In the summer months please check the forecast and come prepared. Please read the terms of our cancellation policy before scheduling a tour.

The Details

Fees, Registration, and Payment Details

  • Beat the Heat taco tour is $43 USD for guests 12+
  • Children 4 to 11 $33 USD
  • Need to reserve for more than eight people? Call or email us today
  • Use the “Book Now” button to secure your space on our Beat the Heat tour. We strongly suggest that you make your reservation early so book now to secure your spot

What's Included

Included: All predetermined food, bottled water, and select aqua fresca beverages.

Excluded: Alcohol, food to take to your hotel or vacation rental.

Where to meet and when

Monday, Tuesday, Friday, and Saturday at 9:30am

Meeting Point
Beat the Heat taco tour begins outside of the Vallarta Eats’ office Independencia 231, el Centro. Your Vallarta Eats Foodie Guide can be identified by the Vallarta Eats shirt they will be wearing. If you are driving please allow time to find parking. This location is easy to find and many bus routes will take you there. Also, any taxi/Uber will know this location. Make sure to check our FAQ for driving times from nearby hotels and resorts. Information on driving times given to you by your hotel concierge may be based on old traffic patterns, and we are unable to wait for late guests and late arriving guests will not receive refunds.


What to Bring

  • Cash for any additional purchases and tour guide gratuity.
  • Tour runs rain or shine. Please check weather and dress accordingly.
  • Please wear comfortable shoes and bring your sunscreen. This is a walking tour.

Cancellation Policy

Tours or individual tickets cancelled more than 48 hours in advance of scheduled tour time will receive a full refund. Tours canceled less than 48 hours can be rescheduled with a $20 rebooking fee, but are not eligible for refund. Tours that are rebooked cannot be refunded even prior to the 48 hour cancelation window. Guests who are “No-Shows” — guests who do not show up for their scheduled tour time or are not present when the tour leaves the starting point (10 minutes after the tour’s scheduled start time) are not eligible for refund, rescheduling, or credit.

Gift Cards and Gift Certificates are non-refundable.

Travel insurance “Peek Protect” is available for purchases made through the website.

Custom tours are subject to cancellation policies as agreed upon between client and Vallarta Eats.