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An awesome trip to see the authentic Tijuana

We spent an awesome day in October looking around Tijuana on a private tour with Turista Libre... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rebecca B
Auckland Central, New Zealand
Group Tour

We have taken two tours with Turista Libre and we love them. Derrik is a fantastic host. He... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
San Diego, California
via mobile
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Tijuana, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent an awesome day in October looking around Tijuana on a private tour with Turista Libre (just the guide and the 4 of us). Derrik met us on the American side of the border and then we all walked through the border to Tijuana,...More

Thank Rebecca B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have taken two tours with Turista Libre and we love them. Derrik is a fantastic host. He generously shares his knowledge and love of Tijuana. Even though we are comfortable traveling in Tijuana on our own we appreciate the unique experiences that Turista Libre...More

Thank Loriannadkison
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

These guys should be charging twice as much for their incredible tours. I was lucky enough to be in the San Diego area during the Dia de los Muertos holiday, and booked a Turista Libre tour for the holiday itself. Derrik, Alejandro and everyone else...More

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 29 September 2017

We spent a fabulous day with Derrik in March, exploring three markets around Tijuana. Derrik is a fantastic guide and storyteller who shares not only the touristy tidbits about the city, but is also a font of historical and cultural knowledge. My family, including two...More

Thank Trudi B
Reviewed 9 September 2017

My wife, three teenagers and I did a 1/2 day tour of Tijuana with Derrik in July -- it was great. Derrik is very knowledgable and friendly. He took us all around town on a mini-bus -- to a market, the main shopping street, where...More

Thank Tom S
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Derrik, the owner of Turista Libra, knows the art scene of Tijuana extremely well. We saw gallery shows by Mexican artists and met several of the artists. The transportation, pace and food were excellent. Derrik is very personable and we got what we requested. The...More

Thank Lotow
Reviewed 26 July 2017

We went on a group tour of dive bars in Tijuana with Derrik and Andrea. This is the third Turista Libre tour we have taken and have enjoyed ourselves so much! Derrik thinks of everything and is incredibly accommodating to everyone in the group. We...More

1  Thank diamondbullet99
Reviewed 8 July 2017

went on a 2 person tour with derrick as tour guide. excellent couple of hours and seen what we wanted to see, will use this service again when we visit, hassle free from start to finish

2  Thank paul m
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

We had an absolutely amazing day with Turista Libre Tours (we took a private tour). It was the best tour I’ve ever taken. They really know all the interesting insider spots in Tijuana not to mention being experts on the culture and history of this...More

Thank Jonathan K
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Really enjoyed this tour and found it great for the price. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and made me feel safe. Not too much in-terms of a “tour” more of a shuttle service for this specific tour but overall worth the money. We saw...More

Thank Victoria P
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Linh T
24 September 2016|
Response from GoinThere2 | Reviewed this property |
I think it depends on the tour. They have set tours, such as the micro-brewery tour; the market hop, the taco tour, etc.-some might be suitable for kids, some not. I think the way to go for families with younger children is... More
22 September 2016|
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Response from GraEire | Reviewed this property |
Hey there, This would totally depend which tour you choose. There are group tours which are cheaper but they are more set schedules. The private tours are slightly more expensive but you can literally pick what you want to... More
9 August 2016|
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Response from John D | Reviewed this property |
There is a McDonalds on the US side of the border where you meet - it's easy to find because the SD Trolley's final stop is right in front of that McDonalds. So find that trolley stop, and you've essentially found the... More