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Private tour of Tijuana with Derrik

From the moment that Derrik met us at the border, US side, he guided us through the day... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hazel S
Fantastic

Derek was the best. He Showed us all we wanted to see plus some. He was a Very informative Polite... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
robynlavin
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“private tour” (34 reviews)
“tacos” (25 reviews)
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Tijuana, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

From the moment that Derrik met us at the border, US side, he guided us through the day effortlessly and with great charm. His local knowledge was a real bonus and no question was left unanswered, which put the 4 of us at ease very...More

Thank Hazel S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Derek was the best. He Showed us all we wanted to see plus some. He was a Very informative Polite and educational guide and we really felt like we had been showed around by a local even though he was from Ohio. I highly recommend...More

Thank robynlavin
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As part of a 10 day vacation in San Diego, our guide suggested a day trip to Tijuana. She connected us with Derrik. He met us at the border crossing to help us navigate clearing Mexican customs. All was very simple and we then began...More

Thank Diane B M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took my 2 adult kids and future son-in-law on the tour hosted by Derrik and it was more than fantastic. He is from Ohio (we are too) spoke fluent spanish and was revered by the locals which goes beyond saying the trust and ease...More

Thank Tammy K
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Derrik at turista libre run a top notch business! 9yrs and running! From booking to the final exit couldn't have asked for better execution.. the tour was great and a very diverse group which added a good mix to the group! This definitely wasn't you...More

Thank elliot o
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Reviewed 11 June 2018

We really had a wonderful day in Tijuana courtesy of Derek. We had chatted by email before hand to discuss activities to please us and our 2 teenagers. Derek met us at Pedwest and walked us across the boarder where we picked up his jeep....More

Thank Dee G
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Reviewed 30 May 2018

We did a Friday evening public tour dubbed "Damn Fine Tijuana Dives" .. and I cannot say enough about how wonderful Derrick is, and our experience with Turista Libre! Having apprehension to travel to Tijuana solo, this was the perfect option to see the city,...More

Thank Maureen G
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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

We did a private tour with Derrik it was fabulous, he met us at the border to help us cross on foot which put us at ease as we have two young children. Our tour showed us the authentic TJ and Derrik was really informative...More

Thank ctforrester
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Reviewed 27 April 2018

This tour of Tijuana was one of the highlights of our recent trip to North America. Everything was organised very efficiently by Derek, the owner of Turista Libre. Alejandro was our guide for our six-hour private tour. We had an awesome time with him and...More

Thank Fergus L
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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

We were lucky enough to experience a 3 hour private tour with Derrick which served as the perfect introduction to this fascinating and vibrant city. Friends had already enjoyed the tour and not only recommended it but booked it for us. Organisation, knowledge and the...More

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Linh T
24 September 2016|
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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
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Charfrog
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
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