Private tour

From San Juan: The Gastronomic Roast Pork Route in Guavate

From San Juan: The Gastronomic Roast Pork Route in Guavate

From US$ 485 per group up to 2

Experience the culture and gastronomy of Puerto Rico in this one-of-a-kind Private tour. Savor traditional dishes like roast pork, rice and beans, pasteles, and more while enjoying the mountain views.

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Duration 4.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Pickup included
We pick up at any location in San Juan. Persons staying in towns such as Dorado, Bayamón, Rio Grande, Luquillo, Fajardo will have the option of meeting point in San Juan or pick up at their location for an additional cost, depending on the location.
Private group


  • Savour the delicious cuisine of Guavate on a guided outing
  • Taste traditional dishes at the famous outdoor restaurants in Guavate
  • Relax with transportation to and from your hotel by van
  • Sing and dance along to live bands on the weekends
  • Take in the mountainous beauty of the local town of Cayey
Full description
Become acquainted with the gastronomical culture of Puerto Rico with this trip to Guavate. Enjoy traditional dishes like roast pork, BBQ ribs, rice and beans, pasteles, pavochón, rice with pigeon peas, Cassava, breadfruit, sweet potato, tostones, mofongo, blood sausage, turkey, and much more with your local guide. After a convenient pickup from your hotel in San Juan, travel with your experienced guide to Guavate to start your adventure. Every year thousands of Puerto Ricans and tourists visit Guavate to enjoy a selection of delicious traditional dishes. During your time here, you will get to experience an authentic gastronomic adventure amongst the beautiful setting of Cayey, a picturesque mountain town. During your outing, visit La Ruta del Lechón and try their signature dish of yummy roast pork. Immerse your tastebuds in local flavours when you visit "Lechoneras", a typical outdoor restaurant that specializes in seasoned whole-pig, slow-roasted over an open fire. In addition to all of the delicious food, you will get to enjoy live music (on weekend trips only) that always gets people dancing and singing. Do not miss this must-do for food lovers, as well for those looking to experience a true local and casual ambience. Tour can be customized to also visit "Charco Azul", a natural pool located approximately 30 minutes from Guavate. **This must be requested with anticipation since it requires an adjustment on the tour schedule.** This tour is available only from Thursday to Sunday.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off from selected San Juan areas
  • Guided tour
  • Lunch with one soft drink or beer
  • Pick up at towns outside of San Juan
  • Additional food
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Camera

Product ID: 415843