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Miahuatlán Market, Traditional Cooking, & Mezcal

  • Miahuatlan de Porfirio Diaz Mexico (map)

2 spots available! To reserve your spot write to us at


  • Personalized guide and translation service by a native English speaker

  • Comfortable transportation round trip from Oaxaca City (2 hours each way)

  • Quick breakfast of antojitos, little local snacks at our favorite roadside comedor

  • Tour of big regional market, samples of local cuisine. This is a día de plaza, when people from the surrounding communities come to the market to buy and sell goods: organic and heirloom vegetables from their fields, wild honey, freshly baked bread, traditional mezcal, and handmade tortillas

  • Visit to a traditional mezcal palenque, learning about the process and history of the mezcal of the region directly from the producing family

  • Tasting of traditional mezcal made on site

  • A chance to purchase mezcal directly from the producers (price not included), our help packing it for travel

  • Learn to cook mole verde with a cocinera tradicional

  • Enjoy the lunch we cook

  • Drinking water and light snacks

  • Donation to future community youth center

Later Event: November 21
Private Outing