Playa Del Carmen & Tulum, Mexico

Foodies In Paradise
April 17 – 22, 2019

 

 

Playa Del Carmen & Tulum

You’ve seen them on HGTV, The Food Channel and almost every other food outlet around the world! The foodie scene in Playa Del Carmen is hot hot hot and absolutely sizzling in Tulum, Mexico.  Over the past few years, authentic Mayan dishes have become popular as more and more international chefs incorporate these flavors and cooking techniques into their repertoire.  Mezcal, maize, nopal, achiote and other staples of the area have found their way into mainstream fare and aren’t going anywhere.  Internationally renowned chefs from all over the world have taken up residence in Tulum and transformed Riviera Maya into a true foodie paradise.

 

Trip Information

  • Dates: April 17 – 22, 2019
  • Duration: 4nights
  • Total Trip Cost: Single Occupancy $2,297, Double Occupancy $1,797, Activities Only: $997
  • Non-refundable Deposit: $397 (non-refundable)
  • Payment Plan:
    • Single Occupancy:  Deposit +  2 payments of $950/month
    • Double Occupancy:  Deposit + 2 payments of $700/month
    • Activities Only: Deposit + 2 payments of $300/month
  • Payments are due on the 8th of each month for 2 months following deposit. All payments due in full by March 15, 2019.  Prices are in USD
  • Age restrictions:  All Global Gastronome guests must be 21 years of age or older

 

Itinerary Summary

Below is a brief summary of our activities and only details a tiny part of all that you will experience.  We can’t give away all the goodies just yet.  You will receive a detailed itinerary complete with locations, addresses, restaurant names, etc. approximately 8 weeks prior to the start of our adventure in Playa Del Carmen and Tulum, Mexico.

  • April 17 –   You will be met at the airport by your driver who will whisk you away to the hotel.  Check into accommodations.  Welcome dinner and Tequila/Mezcal tasting this evening.
  • April 18 – After breakfast, let’s get moving with a local street food tour!  Spend the rest of the day exploring the area, at the spa or on the beach! (breakfast and lunch included)
  • April 19 – Rise and shine! After breakfast, we depart for a day further south.  First, we visit Chichen Itza, one of the 7 wonders of the world! After, we will explore the Tulum foodie scene and have lunch at one of Tulum’s best restaurants. (breakfast and lunch included)
  • April 20 – Today is the day that we get our hands dirty (in a good way) with a hands-on cooking class and lots of local entertainment. Pose for pictures as our professional photographer follows us for great shots! (breakfast and lunch included)
  • April 21 – Departures (breakfast included)

Choose your package

Single Occupancy

1 person, 1 room, 1 bed
.

$2,297

Per Person
Payment Plan: deposit + 2 payments $950/month

Double Occupancy

2 people, 1 room, 2 beds OR
2 people, 1 room, 1 bed (couples)

$1797

Per Person
Payment Plan: deposit + 2 payments $700/month

Activities Only

Book your own hotel, join us
for foodie adventures & parties

$997

Per Person
Payment Plan: deposit + 2 payments $300/month

Would you like to speak to a live person before booking? Click the button to the right and you can schedule a call with one of our customer service representatives who will answer your questions.

Activities Only – another Global Gastronome exclusive!  Several of our former and potential guests have expressed a desire to join us in the festivities of a Global Gastronome adventure without having to book a hotel room.  We heard you!  Now, you can book the Activities Only portion of our trip and stay with friends or relatives, an AirBnB or at home (if you’re local) while enjoying all the fun of a Global Gastronome excursion.

Please read our Terms & Conditions 

Included In Your Trip…

Single Occupancy Double Occupancy Activities Only
6 days/ 5 nights 4 star or better Hotel Accommodations

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Transportation to/from Cancun International Airport

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Breakfast every morning

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Welcome Dinner & Mezcal/Tequila Tasting

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Global Gastronome Swag Bag

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Walking Foodie Tour

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Chichen Itza

X

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X

Tulum Foodie Tour

X

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Transportation to/from all scheduled excursions

X

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Hands On Cooking Class

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Farewell Dinner

X

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Global Gastronome GastroBox

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Professional Photographer

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Global Gastronome onsite Representative

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Private Facebook Group

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Pre-departure Conference Call

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  • GLOBAL GASTRONOME EXCLUSIVE– Approximately 3 weeks after you return home you will receive The GastroBox – a box full of authentic spices, recipes and cooking implements used during our Mexican adventure!
  • 5 nights accommodations in an internationally known hotel brand, 4 stars or better
  • 1 authentic Mexican/Mayan cooking class
  • Daily breakfast, other meals as mentioned above
  • Excursions to Tulum & Chichen Itza
  • Guided walking foodie tour
  • Round trip transportation to and from the airport upon arrival and departure
  • On-site Global Gastronome representative to assist make your adventure worry free

Roommates

Don’t have a roommate but want to book double occupancy package?  No worries, we will assign a roommate to you! Simply check the box marked ‘I need a roomie’ on your registration form.

Transportation

Transfers to and from the airport to the hotel are provided as-well-as round-trip transportation to all scheduled events.

Not Included In Your Trip…

  • Cost of travel to Mexico
  • Cost of travel visa
  • Souvenirs
  • Additional hotel costs (honor bar, massages, telephone calls, etc.)
  • Mandatory trip insurance (all attendees are required to have travel insurance)
  • Excursions not listed above
  • Alcoholic drinks, snacks and remaining meals
  • Transportation for non-included activities
  • Gratuities to hotel and tour staff

Trip Insurance, Cancellations and Refunds

Trip Insurance

We understand that sometimes life gets in the way of us having a great time.  This is why Global Gastronome requires all participants to purchase trip insurance – both cancellation and medical.  Once your booking is processed, you will receive a link to purchase trip insurance.

Cancellations and Refunds

Package and/or all other travel arrangements are non-refundable (unless otherwise stated) but may, in some cases, be transferrable 60 days or more prior to departure.  For all changes and cancellations, please notify us at info@globalgastronome.com .Change and cancellation terms are subject to change without notice.

Any bookings purchased outside of Global Gastronome business hours may not be considered booked or purchased until confirmation from the purchaser is obtained. Booking prices and availability are subject to change until booked and paid in full.

OMG I can’t wait to go! What do I do next?

Click any of the Book Now buttons above or below. Choose your package from the booking page and follow the directions to submit your deposit. Once your deposit is processed, you will receive a confirmation and welcome email that has all the information you need to provide personal information such as dietary and physical constraints, roommate details, purchase trip insurance, payment plan information and dates, gain access to the private Facebook group, and much more!

Single Occupancy

1 person, 1 room, 1 bed
.

$2,297

Per Person
Payment Plan: deposit + 2 payments $950/month

Double Occupancy

2 people, 1 room, 2 beds OR
2 people, 1 room, 1 bed (couples)

$1797

Per Person
Payment Plan: deposit + 2 payments $700/month

Activities Only

Book your own hotel, join us
for foodie adventures & parties

$997

Per Person
Payment Plan: deposit + 2 payments $300/month

Payments are automatically drafted from your account every 30 days. Final payment is for full remaining balance.  You will receive a reminder email 5 days prior to each payment.

Please note that this itinerary is subject to change. Due to the unique nature of our scheduling, each excursion is custom designed and, occasionally activities listed on this itinerary may not be available due to acts of nature, availability or political climate. Please rest assured that our team takes special care in planning each excursion and will do everything in our power to provide activities of equal or greater value in the event of a substitution.  Please read Global Gastronome Terms & Conditions for more information.