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Human Connections

Open Now: 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM
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Human Connections offers a completely unique cultural experience. We bring our guests into the vibrant neighborhoods within Bucerias that travelers rarely get to see. There, we visit three different homes and engage with local artisans, tradespeople...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Hidalgo #13, 3rd Floor, Bucerias 63732, Mexico
+52 1 322 191 5309
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Reviewed March 30, 2015

This was our second time taking the Human Connections tour, with our first one just before Christmas 2014. Once again, it did not disappoint. Ellie and Alex run a wonderful toe, are positive, outgoing and highly educated in their fields. The basis for this tour...More

5  Thank Shawn S
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Reviewed yesterday

The tour was amazing, we learned about the life stories of the artisans and how they came to Bucerias and do what they do, they were amazing people with amazing life stories and definitely felt a connection and experienced a different side of Mexico through...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was a great way to see how locals live and work. Another great thing was the strength of the women in the community! Hearing their stories is what made the connection human. The experience was very nice. I hope to see more tours like...More

Thank Erinp67
Reviewed July 19, 2018

This tour is a great way to learn about the culture of Bucerias, and connect with local artisans. This tour, will give you the most perfect tourist experience as you get meet amazing people in Bucerias who make authentic products. This experience also completely changes...More

1  Thank ttiftikh
Kenzie Y, Public Relations Manager at Human Connections, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2018

We're happy to hear your Human Connections experience helped shift your perspectives and gave new insight to Mexico. Thanks for your kind review!

Reviewed July 12, 2018

I found Human Connections while doing online research for our vacation in Puerto Vallarte. I knew right away I wanted to book this experience for our family, as a way to continue to expose our kids to everyday people while traveling. These guys do a...More

Thank GlobalStaci
Kenzie Y, Public Relations Manager at Human Connections, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2018

We're so glad you found us! It's great to share these experiences with travelers like you and your family - thank you for seeking out responsible travel opportunities on your trip and for your kind review!

Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

We had such a wonderful time on our tour with Maya! Everything was very well planned and organized- we even had an air conditioned van to take us from the different families we met. It was very educational and we loved meeting the different craftsman...More

Thank mandy2miller
Kenzie Y, Public Relations Manager at Human Connections, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2018

We're glad you enjoyed your tour! Have a wonderful stay in Mexico and we hope to see you on your next visit :) Thank you for taking the time to leave your review!

Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I enjoyed our day tour with Human Connections today. We were able to learn about Bucerías and Mexican culture from the locals. We also learned a great deal about the diversity present in Mexico (e.g., languages, cultures, etc.). It was important for...More

Thank Brady C
Kenzie Y, Public Relations Manager at Human Connections, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2018

Thanks for this kind review! We admire your commitment to conscious travel and learning about local culture and are so glad you both were able to join us on the Cultural Day Tour. Felicidades!

Reviewed June 22, 2018

I thoroughly enjoyed this day tour that Human Connections offers! There are so many vendors selling handmade crafts in the streets of Bucerías and neighboring towns, so it is great to hear the stories of some of the artisans in the area and to see...More

1  Thank buenprovecho2018
Kenzie Y, Public Relations Manager at Human Connections, responded to this reviewResponded July 3, 2018

Thank you for your review! We are delighted that you were able to connect with both the artisans and your fellow tour guests during your experience. We hope to see you again soon and appreciate your feedback.

Reviewed June 21, 2018

I love these tours! We visited Teresa, a jewelry maker. She showed the painstaking methods of making the beaded bracelets, earrings, etc. you see throughout the markets. I was amazed to hear that Teresa taught herself the technique by watching other jewelry makers and deconstructing...More

Thank Robin Y
Maya M, Guest Relations Manager at Human Connections, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2018

Dear Robin: It was great to have you again at a Cultural Day at Human Connections, thank you for your kind words. It is always gratifying to know that our tours have such a positive impact. We hope to see you soon.

Reviewed June 21, 2018

The Human Connections Cultural Day Tour was an incredible experience and educated my friends and I a lot on local Mexican culture and community. The partners that we visited genuinely welcomed us into their homes and workshops and taught us how about their lives and...More

Thank Luke T
Kenzie Y, Public Relations Manager at Human Connections, responded to this reviewResponded July 3, 2018

Luke - thank you for this thoughtful comment. We are so glad you got to experience the tour and that you found it educational and engaging (and tasty!). Thanks for your commitment to responsible tourism.

Reviewed June 21, 2018

Such a unique experience with an amazing tour guide/ translator! Very informative and engaging without a single dull moment. I look forward to coming back and getting to know more of their partners.

Thank merukeys
Kenzie Y, Public Relations Manager at Human Connections, responded to this reviewResponded July 3, 2018

Thanks, Michelle! We're glad you had a great experience and appreciate your review :)

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David P
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Response from dawnep062 | Reviewed this property |
great tour, but it is not a hotel... They do have programs that people sign up for...don't know anything about it.