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Border Tours

Open today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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In order to understand how we got to this cultural awakening, which is making a people want to come and explore Tijuana once again. We must first show you a little of where we’ve been. This first tour is the perfect “toe dip” into Tijuana, and we do...more
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San Ysidro, San Diego, CA 92173-3150
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was out first visit to Mexico. Fernando was our guide. He made us feel safe and gave us an excellent one on one tour of the museum, the town and the markets. He then made sure we got safely back across the boarder.

Date of experience: March 2019
2  Thank Marc S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I decided a solo trip to Tijuana for the first time. I had never visited Mexico nor even been to the border, so I thought it best to get a guide. I was met on the US side by my guide Andreas. Andreas was a...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Josh O
Reviewed February 8, 2019 via mobile

Highly recommend this tour- our guide Fernando was excellent! Sure, it’s easy enough to get across the border yourself, but the places we visited for coffee, beer, tacos, and tequila would have been very difficult to find without Fernando’s local knowledge. We felt quite safe...More

2  Thank MichaelF2879
Reviewed February 2, 2019

Gilberto met us in front the McDonalds at the blue line train in San Ysidro. He was very patient and kind as we walked across the border. From there we took a bus to the downtown area. He we were able to visit markets where...More

Date of experience: January 2019
3  Thank Judy V
Reviewed January 28, 2019

I enjoyed the walking tour and would recommend it to anyone who is visiting Tijuana for the first time. Our guide, Gilberto, was very helpful and knowledgeable. He tailored the tour to suit the needs and interests of the group.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Robert M
sergioramz, General Manager at Border Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 31, 2019

Thank you Robert for visiting Mexican Border. We are glad you enjoyed your experience. please fallow us on our social media. Looking forward for a new experience, maybe one to the wine country of Mexico.

Reviewed January 14, 2019

My first time in Mexico and it was safe and great! My tour guide, Sarah, was excellent in answering all questions and showing the city of TJ. Crossing the border into Mexico and back to the USA was a piece of cake. First, we met...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed November 28, 2018 via mobile

Perfect way to get a snapshot of Mexico. Sarah our guide was very passionate and knowledgeable. We went on cultural tour. Perfect way to see sites in a short time. Sarah was very helpful and made all activities very stress free

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

We went yesterday to this tour. At 2pm Carlos our tour guide was waiting for us in front of Macdonald. We walked to Tijuana and we got a bus to the center. We visited 3 beer breweries, the beers were very good. We also ate...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 2, 2018

We booked through Viator, and despite calling and texting and waiting half an hour guide never showed, and never returned calls or texted back. We learned serendipitously, though, that we could easily go over by ourselves (what other choice did we have?) and enjoy the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
5  Thank staciehagwood
Sergio R, Manager at Border Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 8, 2018

Sorry for the inconvenience this caused. We really apologize!!! We did not got your booking on our system and this was the reason your guide did not show up. We never cancel tours even if it’s just one person. Thank you for reviewing us on...More

Reviewed November 1, 2018

I can not lie when I went to San Diego and told friends I was doing a walking tour of Tijuana they all looked at me funny, asked if I had a will, my sister even sent me statics of what happens to people there....More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank Gabrielle S
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Doug C
May 24, 2018|
Response from sergioramz | Property representative |
We recommend to have a passport, so in your way back to the US be easier and fast. If don't have one. Have a license and copy of birth certificate . With another ID.