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Mexico Food and Faith Pilgrimage Tour – Guadalupe & Puebla


A Catholic Foodie pilgrimage tour to Mexico.

The inaugural pilgrimage tour will be on October 4 – 10 2023. 

If you have a group that is interested, don’t hesitate to contact Jimmy or Fr. Paul and we will get back to you.

Mexico Food and Faith Pilgrimage Tour Details

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Itinerary for Mexico Food and Faith Pilgrimage Tour

Day 1 Arrive in Mexico City, Welcome Dinner & Tequilla tasting, Revolution Monument

Welcome to Mexico City! The culinary journey will start in one of the biggest cities in the world in which the gastronomic offer is as large as it ́s cultural and religious attractions. You ́ll arrive at Mexico ́s City airport and will be transferred to your hotel in the downtown area.

At night, just before sunset, the group will be transferred to the Revolution Monument where a 3-course dinner will be waiting for them. We will start with a welcome Tequila tasting with the Tequila Master Alberto Navarro as we watch the sunset.

Day 2Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe and Teotihuacan

Today we will start the day by visiting one of the most emblematic Catholic sites in the world: the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe, where we will celebrate mass followed by a guided tour. We will have lunch in a local restaurant where we will enjoy a Juan Diego menu – a rose petal dish.  After that, we will head to one of the most archeological sites in Mexico and the maximum expression of the Teotihuacan culture.

Besides visiting traditional spots, such as the Sun and the Moon Pyramid, we will have a guided tour through the site.  After the visit, we will return to our hotel to refresh ourselves before dinner. This meal will be at Azul Histórico Downtown.

Day 3San Miguel Del Milagro, Cholula Site and Market, Santa Monica Convent

On this day, we will take a trip out of town to visit the cities of Tlaxcala and Puebla de Los Angeles. Our first stop will be at San Miguel del Milagro in the state of Tlaxcala where San Miguel appeared and left miraculous in a well. After the visit, we will head to Cholula town in the state of Puebla where we will get to know the Archaeological site of Cholula, considered by some as the biggest pyramid in the world. After that, we will down the stairs to visit the local market where we will have lunch. To finish this day we will enjoy dinner at the Santa Monica Convent where the nuns will prepare the meal, especially for us.

Day 4Puebla: Mole Demo, City Tour, Visit to the Dominican Chapel of The Rosary, Casa Barroca

We will start our day by having breakfast at the hotel before we head off to celebrate mass at The Rosary Chapel is considered one of the most beautiful churches in Mexico. After mass, we will visit Downtown; the best way to enjoy the city is by walking so prepare to walk a bit and know the best spots in town.

For lunch, we will have the Puebla experience by learning how to cook one of their most typical dishes: Mole. This dish is usually served with chicken and rice, but we can also find it in enchiladas.  For dinner, we will have Chiles en Nogada, another typical meal from Puebla. This is a seasonal dish that can only be found in the months of August and September due to that the main ingredient is harvested on these dates.

Day 5Street Food in Mexico City Metropolitan Cathedral Taquerias Cantinas

After having breakfast in the hotel, we will head downtown one more time, but on this occasion, we will have a visit from a different perspective. But before we will celebrate mass at one of the most iconic catholic places in Mexico: the Metropolitan Cathedral located in the main square of Mexico City and built-in 1813.  After mass, we ́ll start walking to visit some popular places in Mexican society: taquerias and cantinas. As we visit these places we will taste different types of tacos and drinks, and we will learn to play traditional cantina games.

At the end of the night, we ́ll get back to the hotel and have some rest to get ready for our last day.

Day 6Breakfast at Frida's Visit to Xochimilco Dinner in Rosetta

Our last day in Mexico will start in a different way. We will head to the south of the city to enjoy a unique breakfast at Frida ́s House, nowadays better known as Casa Azul museum. Breakfast will be in the courtyard of the house.  Right away we will visit the town of Coyoacan, where Frida and Diego spent much of their time. For lunch, we will go to Xochimilco recognized as World ́s Heritage for its unique cultivation technique, where we will get to visit the fields and then enjoy lunch in the middle of the island.

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For dinner, we will attend Rosetta restaurant located in an old house in the Roma neighborhood and is nowadays one of the most prestigious in Mexico. Fun fact: the inputs of this place come from where we had lunch in the afternoon.

Day 7Departures - Return to USA

After breakfast and fond farewells to new friends, you will transfer to the airport for the return flights home.

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Dates, Pricing, Booking for Mexico Food and Faith Pilgrimage Tour
Make a Deposit to reserve your place. Prices start at $2,897 for Land Only

2023 Mexico Food and Faith Pilgrimage Tour Dates

MXFF23 1004 October 4 – 10, 2023 $3,195

2024 Mexico Food and Faith Pilgrimage Tour Dates

MXFF24 0310 March 4 – 10, 2024 $3,295
MXFF24 0610 June 10 – 16, 2024 $3,295
MXFF24 0930 September 30 – October 6, 2024 $3,295

Single Room Supplement:  $399. Land-only price for 2023 is $2,897.

Mexico add-on fares from your nearby airport

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Travel Insurance for Mexico Food and Faith Pilgrimage Tour
If you encounter a flight cancellation, baggage delay, medical emergency or more during your trip, travel insurance is here to help.

Travel Insurance is available for Mexico and – recommended!

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FAQ for Mexico Food and Faith Pilgrimage Tour

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What hotels do you use in Mexico for this pilgrimage?  Click here for hotel accommodations for the Mexico Food and Faith Pilgrimage Tour

Do I need to pack an electrical adapter? No. Mexico uses the same outlets as the USA.

Is it safe to travel to Mexico?

Our pilgrimage is very safe.  We have not had any problems as we only stay at safe hotels in secure areas.  Our president, Jimmy Hyland, just went in September 2022 and felt safe at all times.

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What is the city of Puebla like?  Are the Cathedral and the Dominican Chapel of the Rosary really that beautiful?


Who is the Tequilla Master? The video below is in Spanish.  He will converse with us in English. 


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