Located in a mountainous area where the wind goes through the earth and the sun shining on a deep, sea blue-green agave tequila fields.
Tequillan or “place of taxes” in Nahuatl, is located in the central state of Jalisco, about 1 hour north west of the city of Guadalajara, at the foot of the Sierra Madre.
Indigenous Chichimecas, Otomi and Nahuatl, ancient inhabitants of great character and spirit, left a historical legacy that still lives among the people of this valley, heirs of customs and traditions of the continuing memory of Meztli, the moon, to which these people spend the most magical plant of this land: the agave.
Distillation, tradition and legend are intertwined with the history of this magical town
Ours is a story that breathes through the taste of blue agave distilled tequilana. Mayahuetl Heritage, agaves, distillation, tradition and legend are intertwined with the history of this magical town.tour
This wonderful destination is the cradle of Mexico‘s famous drink, it has become a tourist attraction for all those who visit Guadalajara. The endless rows of agaves give the people an ethereal look, which contrasts with the joy that permeates the streets and fields.
Walking the fields as well as the town is a unique experience. Visit the agave fields framed by the spectacular scenery in blue emerald and then tour one of the distilleries to learn about the unique process of distilled production, represent a settling of magic and tradition, inviting you to visit and witness its natural, historical and architectural . In town breathes the friendliness of its people towards visitors.
In the center of this magical town full of history and tradition, you can visit the Defenders Chamber of Tequila, the Temple of St. James and the Quinta Sauza.
Connoisseurs and curious want to know the cultural heritage of the town
And for the connoisseurs and the curious who want to know the cultural heritage of the town of Tequila, is National Tequila Museum and operating tequila distillery tours, the most liked is tour at Casa Cuervo, offering various options which include tastings well presented, even you can meet the pet of the house, a beautiful raven. Hence the famous slogan of the house, saying: “There is no black crow or non Cuervo tequila.” So to try to prove it. Do not you think?