Real Locals, Real Experiences.

Family Operated

Socially Responsible

WHO WE ARE

  • Foodies and Photographers proud of our Mexican heritage, eager to take you to places that most visitors miss.
  • Friendly, and generous locals  with rich backgrounds and experience.
  • A socially responsible family business committed to giving back to our community.

WHY JOIN US

  • Because you'll enjoy fun, and enriching outings.
  • You'll have the chance to really experience PVR like a local and will get all the insider's info.
  • We support family owned businesses as well as local non-profit organizations through pro-bono work, as volunteers, and through donations, year round.

 

CULTURAL FOOD & DRINK TOURS

All Food Tours only $39 when paid in cash. Reserve it with only $10, pay balance upon arrival. Offer good until December 31st 2020.

Great food, useful info to navigate Vallarta´s food scene, iconic places, and fun cultural facts, all by the hand of friendly local foodies.

Taco Tour in Old Town

Try some of the best tacos while learning taco etiquette, salsas pairing, how to choose taco stands, get FREE photos and much more.

Everyday of the week

10am to 1pm

From $39.99


 

MEZCAL & TEQUILA TASTINGS

Sip, enjoy, and learn. We also take the experience to your condo or villa, perfect for all celebrations, you set the time & day.

Monday to Saturday

2:30pm to 4pm

From $29.99


 

Off the beaten path

Finger licking dishes cooked for breakfast and brunch at seat-down mom & pop's eateries. A must food tour in Pitillal neighborhood.

Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday & Sunday

10am to 1pm

From $39.99


 

Dine Like a Local in Old Town

Old time night favorites

FOOD TOUR AT NIGHT

From $39.99

6:30pm | 3hr

Monday, Wednesday & Friday


 

Food Tour after Sunset in Pitillal

A journey though dishes for celebrations

CULTURAL FOOD TOUR

From $39.99

6:30pm | 3hr

Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday & Sunday


 

PRIVATE & CUSTOM GROUP TOURS

Perfect for celebrations, incentive groups, etc.

MANY ADD-ONS TO CHOOSE FROM

From $39.99

3 hr & 5 hr

Any day of the week


 

EVERYONE IS WELCOME

Come with friends and family, and enjoy Vallarta in a unique way.

A FOODIES DELIGHT

Discover hidden gems with authentic mexican tastes.

CULTURAL CONTEXT

We spice up every bite with stories dear to mexican hearts.

CREATE AMAZING MEMORIES

Experiences that you'll keep on talking about for years to come.

We're your one stop for fun!

Create an unforgettable experience by combining food tours, mezcal and tequila tastings, and Instagram worthy photo shoots .

The more you book, the more you save!


 

PHOTO SHOOTS

The best souvenir from your vacation. Come with friends, family, or as a solo traveler.

We´ll story tell your trip to Puerto Vallarta with candid shots taken in Downtown, the beach or at your villa, or resort.

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Monday, Wednesday & Friday

5:00pm

The most affordable photo shoots in Puerto Vallarta


 

Tuesday & Thursday

5:00pm

We'll capture de magic of your love


 

Monday to Friday

morning

No max group size


 

SURPRISE PROPOSAL

PRIVATE PHOTO SHOOT

We'll help you make it unforgettable


 

Choose from beach, quaint streets, or both


 

Bachelorette party, small wedding, etc.


 

w h a t    g u e s t s     a r e   s a y i n g

Star, you are absolutely incredible [...]

what you bring is just so much heart, passion and magic. [...]

I was overwhelmed by your incredible generosity, knowledge, grace and fantastic vocabulary. [...]

Vienda M.

 Our family voted the Old Town Taco Tour [...]   our best activity during our 5 day stay.

Star´s knowledge of the local history, culture, people, and places  was outstanding.

The tour was very personable. We felt like VIP´s. Thanks Star.

Autrey P.

Just did a photo tour with Star and WOW, it was amazing!!!

She is knowledgeable about the city, region, country, history, mythology, culture, customs [...]

She was engaging, interesting, and full of stories that wove together a beautiful tapestry on this tour [...]

Caryl D.

                          Food Tours, Tequila Tastings, Destination Photographer in Puerto Vallarta by Star + Food and Photo Tours + a SHOWAROUND Partner        As seen on Revista Clase del Universal

WE DON´T SELL JUST 'TOURS'

WE CREATE UNIQUE EXPERIENCES

We do not want to sell  just 'tours',  because we do not think or operate like a 'big box tour company'.

We are curios travelers, foodies and photographers with rich and diverse backgrounds which allows us to design amazing outings.

Our expertise and knowledge of our culture, food and  the neighborhoods  allows us to tweak, bend and reinvent each outing on a split second according to each group.

When you come with us, you can rest assured that you are in the hands of PASSIONATE LOCAL TOUR LEADERS.

When we design an experience for you..

  • What comes first is how we can share with you the gift that has been passed down from generation to generation in  our families, the gift of hospitality and generosity towards visitors.
  • Second, We want a good mix of laughs, great food, fun history facts, and beautiful places for  us to take your photos.
  • Third, how we can make a positive impact on our community through our tours or through the revenue from them.
  • Forth, revenue, hey after all this is how not only we enjoy life, and how we provide to our families, but also this is how we are able to sponsor or donate to local charities. 😀
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Meet star

 

She´s an architect/ foodie/ photographer, who decided to take a ¨short¨ break  and began leading food tours.

Fast forward 3.5k guests and she was hooked into sharing Mexican food, traditions, and the city, in a fun and unique way...

¨Don´t be a tourist, be a traveler¨