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Bucerias Cultural Day Tour: Local Artisans, Handcrafts and Mexican Lunch

Highlights
  • 4-hour Bucerías cultural tour
  • Meet three local families and hear their stories
  • Interact with the artisans and small business owners of local communities
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Bucerias Cultural Day Tour: Local Artisans, Handcrafts and Mexican Lunch
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Bucerias Cultural Day Tour: Local Artisans, Handcrafts and Mexican Lunch
USD 55.00
Overview
Get the pulse on the people of Bucerías and their lifestyles on this 4-hour cultural immersion tour. With the help of a guide who provides translation, meet local artisans and small business owners — including indigenous textile weavers to bakers to a hammock-makers — and learn about their heritage and livelihoods. Try your hand at some of the local trades yourself, and end the non-touristic tour with a tasty, family-made Mexican meal.
What to Expect
Gain an appreciation of the vibrant cultural diversity within Bucerías on this half-day cultural tour. Meet and engage with families of local artisans on this immersion experience, the tour fees of which are channeled directly back into Bucerías. Your guide is part of an organization with close ties to the community that welcomes travelers such as yourself to learn about its heritage.
 
During the tour, meet three different families, the last one of whom provides you with a delicious, traditional Mexican lunch. Along the way, chat with artisans and small business owners, ranging from bakers to indigenous textile weavers to hammock-makers, and more.
 
Through translated conversations, hear their stories and gain deeper insight into their culture, livelihoods and artisanal crafts. Try your hand at some the trades, such as painting and weaving.
Reviews (143)
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Reviewed 20 July 2018
Fantastic way to learn about culture.

This tour is a great way to learn about the culture of Bucerias, and connect with local artisans. This tour, will give you the most perfect tourist experience as you get meet amazing people in Bucerias who make authentic products. This experience also completely changes...More

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Kenzie Y, Public Relations Manager at Human Connections, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

We're happy to hear your Human Connections experience helped shift your perspectives and gave new insight to Mexico. Thanks for your kind review!

Reviewed 12 July 2018
Great way to learn more about local culture

I found Human Connections while doing online research for our vacation in Puerto Vallarte. I knew right away I wanted to book this experience for our family, as a way to continue to expose our kids to everyday people while traveling. These guys do a...More

Thank GlobalStaci
Kenzie Y, Public Relations Manager at Human Connections, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

We're so glad you found us! It's great to share these experiences with travelers like you and your family - thank you for seeking out responsible travel opportunities on your trip and for your kind review!

Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile
Definitely Worth the Price

My wife and I enjoyed our day tour with Human Connections today. We were able to learn about Bucerías and Mexican culture from the locals. We also learned a great deal about the diversity present in Mexico (e.g., languages, cultures, etc.). It was important for...More

Thank Brady C
Kenzie Y, Public Relations Manager at Human Connections, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Thanks for this kind review! We admire your commitment to conscious travel and learning about local culture and are so glad you both were able to join us on the Cultural Day Tour. Felicidades!

Reviewed 22 June 2018
Very fun and interactive tour! Highly recommend

I thoroughly enjoyed this day tour that Human Connections offers! There are so many vendors selling handmade crafts in the streets of Bucerías and neighboring towns, so it is great to hear the stories of some of the artisans in the area and to see...More

1  Thank buenprovecho2018
Kenzie Y, Public Relations Manager at Human Connections, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

Thank you for your review! We are delighted that you were able to connect with both the artisans and your fellow tour guests during your experience. We hope to see you again soon and appreciate your feedback.

Reviewed 22 June 2018
Extraordinary Tour, Incredibly Detailed and a Lot of Fun!

The Human Connections Cultural Day Tour was an incredible experience and educated my friends and I a lot on local Mexican culture and community. The partners that we visited genuinely welcomed us into their homes and workshops and taught us how about their lives and...More

Thank Luke T
Kenzie Y, Public Relations Manager at Human Connections, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

Luke - thank you for this thoughtful comment. We are so glad you got to experience the tour and that you found it educational and engaging (and tasty!). Thanks for your commitment to responsible tourism.

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