Tequila is a must-visit Magic Town in Mexico. Its enigmatic landscapes and a wide variety of cultural aspects make this place an oasis for nature and history lovers. Furthermore, it is recognized for producing Mexico’s most famous beverage: tequila. Undoubtedly, we cannot imagine the tequila’s fans feeling while visiting the place where his/her favorite beverage is born, as well as its production process and all its background legends.
What? Are you staying at Tequila only for one day? Do not worry! Coming next, we are showing you a full guide with all of the activities that you might do in one day at Tequila, Jalisco.
Are you a Tequila fan? Well, this is your place. This distillery still preserves its classic style. This is the best place to know how Tequila is produced because it is the oldest Tequila factory in Latin America. There, you will be able to discover the secrets kept by Cuervo’s family from agave’s plant to the golden elixir bottle. Undoubtedly, this will be an interesting tour to be shared with all of your friends the next time that you enjoy a Jose Cuervo Tradicional Tequila bottle.
2. A walk around Tequila’s street.
Walk around the stoned streets in this beautiful town and discover its beautiful classic colonial style. Its colorful houses and buildings, as well as “TEQUILA” touristic letters at the main plaza, will be a great background for a Souvenir Picture. When you finish, you will be able to visit its historical buildings such as the Town Hall, Calvary Chapel (Capilla del Calvario), Tequila’s National Museum and the “Purísima” Temple.
3. “Mirador del Chiquihuitillo”
Located on the International Highway to Tepic, it is a majestic place to admire “Sierra Madre Occidental”. There, you are able to admire the town’s natural diversity such as the blue agave fields and a wonderful view of Tequila’s volcano. At this point, it is forbidden to forget your camera. The wonderful view of the canyons and the fertile soil make you enjoy one of the greatest views in the world.
4. Tequila’s food route!
As the last point, but no less important, we have Tequila’s gastronomy. So many experts have said that Tequila’s food is a dream for our taste, just like tequila and the best food can be enjoyed in the best restaurants: La Antigua Casona and Hotel Villa Tequila Restaurant.
What is the typical food that I should taste in Tequila?
You may not miss the opportunity of tasting the famous “tortas ahogadas” or the “menudo rojo” for breakfast. At noon, we advise you to taste “Birria”, “Carne en su jugo” or you might want to taste a very popular and typical meal in Tequila: “Caldo de res cocido con rajas de quiote” (Beef soup with quiote). It is highly advisable to drink “Horchata” or “Jamaica” juice with these meals. For dinner, you might choose between “Enchiladas Jalisquillas”, “Tostadas de cueritos” or – why not? A delicious “Pozole”.
We have no doubt. If you really like enjoying food, you will be fascinated with all the wide variety of food in this Magic Town.
Knowing this, there is no excuse to enjoy a fantastic day, full of adventure in Tequila, Jalisco.