What you'll do
We will meet at a famous dock in Xochimilco. There will be a decorated boat ready to sail down by a main channel of Xochimilco. First of all we will get confortable on the boat, then we will make a toast with "PULQUE" and "MEZCAL". Briefly I will tell you about the history, customs and leyends of Xochimilco. I will provide you with some snaks and beers also water and juices. With my speaker I will play Mexican music the first half and dancing music the second half of the tour. My family is gonig to help me to provide you a "Sope" as an entry, the main dish is "mole with chicken" for vegans or vegetarians there will be a meal with "vegetables, and mole" there will be a dessert. On the table there will be 10-14 bottles of mezcal of different flavors, you will be able to try all of them just be careful cause mezcal is strong and you could get drunk. I will serve some mexican cocktails. On your count you might hire Mariachi music. You will enjoy the surroundings of the place, the vendors, family parties around, the music and all the shiny boats around us. At the end you can walk around by your own throught the craft´s market. My main function is to provide you all you need to have a great day, yours is your good willing to enjoy the day in Xochimilco.
Hello I am Juan Carlos I was born in the south of the city. I know the costums and traditions of this area. I have developed this activity for a year and I have learned what the people who visit Xochimilco want to do and to know. My function in this activity is to create the appropiated environment to make everybody who participate in this wonderful experience enjoy it at 100%. "Believe me you could not enjoy this experience in the same way by your own" I have designed this tour incluiding many unique details which made this a very special one, even with locals. My co-hosts are my daughter Ximena Rodriguez and my wife Jessica Flores. They have been with me in this wonderful experience since the begining. They colaborate in each tour making everybody feels welcoming. Enjoy a boat ride at the "Mexican family style".
A sope ( vegetarian dish: tortilla, beans, hot sauce, cheese, cream, onion, lettuce) Mole with chicken For vegans or…
Beer, Mezcal, Water, Juice, and some cocktails
2 hours on boat
In case of raining I will provide you with a raincoat and curtains for the boat
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Where you'll be
We are going to be in the best dock of Xochimilco. We will sail down in a boat on a main channel of Xochimilco. On our way on the canal you are going to see places(from the boat) where flowers and vegetables are grown, also we will see some places where the axolotl is raised. We will see a replica of the Island of the dolls. At the end you will be able to walk throught a craft´s market and buy some souvenirs.
Things to keep in mind
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Up to 16 guests of all ages can attend.
This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.
Take confortable clothes and shoes according to the weather. If you are celebrating a birthday, please let me know about it :))
GO ON BOARD AND ENJOY XOCHIMILCO!!!