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Old San Juan Walk and Taste Tour

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    What to Expect
    On our Old San Juan Walk and Taste Tour, you’ll take a foodie adventure through the cobblestone streets of Old San Juan. You’ll learn about the history and culture of our colorful city precisely by tasting along the way. Immerse yourself in this 16th century colonial city as you step into a local coffee shop, sip a rum cocktail, taste the island’s cuisine, and learn about its history and people.

    There will be five food and drink stops, but in between each stop you will visit a centuries-old convent, take in breathtaking views of the fortifications, and discuss the local architecture with your guide. Have questions? Ask away! This small-group tour was specifically designed with a limited the number of guests so that you can interact with the guides. All guides are locals who speak both English and Spanish fluently and like you, we are all avid travelers with a passion for food and adventure. Your guide will also give you great recommendations for what you must see and what you can't miss while you are here. Eat like a local as you visit exceptional establishments that exalt local flavors.

    Do you have mobility issues? Are you gluten intolerant? Do you have a picky eater in your group? A toddler? Where possible, substitutions will be made to ensure your comfort along the tour. There is truly something for everyone on this tours: activity, food, history, friendship, and fun. Culinary traditions are living history. Take the Old San Juan Walk and Taste Tour and use your senses to bring history alive!

    This three-hour tour starts at 9:30AM Monday through Saturday and 10AM on Sundays, giving you plenty of time to explore on your own after or take an afternoon dip in the ocean.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Old San Juan
    Exact location provided on voucher.
    Duration
    3h
    Return Details
    The ending point will be in Old San Juan, walking distance to taxis but will vary depending on the day.
    Inclusions
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    • Walking history & culture tour
    • 5 stops and up to 7 tastings
    • 1 alcoholic beverage
    • Local multilingual guide
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
    • Children under 3 can join for free but meals will not be provided
    • Minimum drinking age in Puerto Rico is 18
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • Pick-up and Drop-off is NOT included - opt for Uber!
    • Puerto Rico is hot so wear light clothing and bring water to stay hydrated, although we do provide water at all our stops.
    • Tour runs rain or shine!
    • Please plan accordingly (allow extra time for traffic and parking, especially on weekends) and arrive 5 minutes prior to start time. Tour starts promptly. We allow an additional 5 minute grace period after the allotted start time - following that, once the guide has left the meeting location, guests may no longer join the tour. Please note we are on Atlantic Standard Time (AST) and Puerto Rico does not observe Daylight Savings.
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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    All reviews drinks were delicious food stops pernil fabulous guide wealth of knowledge puerto rican food last stop rice and beans outstanding tour come hungry old san juan history lesson food was amazing would highly recommend this tour el morro hour tour walking tour
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    Reviewed 5 days ago

    I am so happy we chose this tour! Pablo was very informative and energetic. His enthusiasm made the heat bearable. I thought the food would be “spoon fulls” but we had so much food including a Cuban sandwich, mofongo, and a full meal at another...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank Just9a
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    We chose to do a Spoonfood tour for our first morning of our first visit to Old San Juan - the tour did not disappoint. We were lucky to have the tour to ourselves, and our guide Yare was awesome - she taught us so...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank nplarsh
    Reviewed 10 September 2019 via mobile

    Boy, driving up the north side of Old San Juan past San Christopher Fort on the right of the road going up to El Moro Fort at approximately 9 am with a spectacular day just ahead can’t beat what’s ahead. Met Tour Manager Mr. Pablo...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    1  Thank NCLCD
    Reviewed 27 August 2019

    Spoon tours is a must do for any foodie or traveler visiting San Juan, Puerto Rico!! We learned so much about local food, history, and the culture of local Puerto Ricans; it was all amazing. Our guide Rocio was super knowledgeable and friendly and was...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    3  Thank amandadrexler
    SpoonFoodTours, Social Media at Spoon Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2019

    We're foodies too! So happy you found our tour delicious, Amanda. Thank you for choosing Spoon!

    Reviewed 7 August 2019 via mobile

    We did this tour on the first day & what a fabulous way to explore Old San Juan. We learnt about the history of Puerto Rico & experienced local delicacies. Food was great & it also gave us a great basis to explore Old San...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    2  Thank SJLang1
    SpoonFoodTours, Social Media at Spoon Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2019

    What a great way to kick off your vacation! Thank you so much for choosing Spoon!

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    ashley g
    13 July 2019|
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    Response from TennisMom-12162018 | Reviewed this property |
    This tour is all in Old San Juan, which is a must see of San Juan. The tour provides a lot of history, as well as a lot of food.
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    Itzik L
    18 November 2018|
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    Response from 713yvetten | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, there are vegetarian options. Not vegan, as far as I know.
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