Barrio de Analco & Craft Beer Tasting


Stroll the oldest neighborhood in the city of Guadalajara, founded by the Franciscan friars and indigenous groups “”””Caxcanes”””” in 1543. You will visit its emblematic places (squares, churches, colonial buildings, monuments, local market.) Learning its history directly from a local expert. After a 90-minute historical tour, we will refresh ourselves in the facilities of Cerveceria Barrio Chico, the only microbrewery located in the Barrio de Analco. You will enjoy a tasting of local Craft Beers assisted directly by the producers on the terrace under the avocado tree. After the tasting, you will be able to appreciate the facilities and learn more about the production of craft beer. A 3-hour cultural and gastronomic experience where you will learn local history while enjoying premium quality beers. We also have a la carte food menu to order the typical dishes of the neighborhood.

Tour Information

Duration: 3 Hours

What’s included: 

  • Historical walking tour in the Barrio de Analco

  • Tasting of 6 styles of Mexican Craft Beer

  • Bottled water

What’s excluded

  • Dinner
  • Transport

Meeting point:

La Borra del café, Calz Independencia Sur 1539, Zona Centro, 44100 Guadalajara, Jal.

End point:

Cerveceria Barriochico, C. Las Conchas 670, Las Conchas, 44460 Guadalajara, Jal.

Languages In-person:

  • Spanish
  • English


Not wheelchair accessible

Near public transportation

Health restrictions: 

Not recommended for travellers with back problems

Not recommended for pregnant travellers

Not recommended for travellers with heart problems or other serious medical conditions

Tour rating & reviews
Mary C
Mary C
A wonderful way to spend the day!
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Our tour guide Fernando was very knowledgeable on every area we asked him about, from the artisans to the history to the current economy.... You name it, and he knew about it! We enjoyed meeting and talking with the artisans, watching them work, and hearing their stories. We had a delightful lunch in beautiful Tlaquepaque and then fun shopping. The night before our tour I injured my ankle (later found out it was broken) and asked Fernando if we could stop on the way to purchase a cane for me. He did better than that and brought his Abuella's wheelchair for me to use! It was a life saver. If I could rate this tour 10 stars I would!
Nancy A
Nancy A
Tonalá & Tlaquepaque Fun!
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Once again Fernando has out down himself! He was our tour guide for these amazing locations. He took us to galería Bernabé where you will learn about 4 generations of petatillo artistry, a tortillería de flor, how Lupita are made, and all along the way we learned amazing history about both cities. A great way to spend a day!!! Highly recommend. Gracias Fer 😁
Fun Tour
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Ask for Fernando he is a great guy, and very knowledgeable! we definitely recommend this tour, well be back for sure.
Edmundo Yrigoyen
Edmundo Yrigoyen
Mexican Complexity Revealed
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Our guide Berenice Miramontes took us on this walking tour from Colonia Americana thru historic center, ended in front of the Cabañas museum. Her English was very good and her knowledge of history and architecture styles was excellent and very informative. She also did a great explanation of the murals and made them very relevant to Mexico and world history. She answer all our questions, we now understand Mexican history a lot better. It was very interesting finding out about the war of independence from Spain and the revolutionary war which was internal more like a civil war. In any case I highly recommend this tour and take good walking shoes!
Geraldine Aves
Geraldine Aves
Passionate & Professional
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What an incredible walking tour with Fernando. He generously shared his knowledge and passion for history and art with us. He made history come alive and culturally engaged us right from the beginning. We highly recommend spending quality time with a professional and passionate tour guide like Fernando.
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