The Tijuana Up & Down City Tour includes sightseeing of the major attractions of Tijuana.
After crossing into Mexico, you will enter a world of contrasts. Traveling into the main street with roundabouts, the tour reaches the Tijuana Cultural Center. You'll also visit the Zona Rio with the large Rio Mall and see statues of US President Abraham Lincoln, Cuahutemoc the Aztec King, and other figures of Mexico. Other highlights include the demolished Tijuana Bullring and the Tijuana Water Tower.
After the sightseeing concludes, it's time to head to Avenida Revolucion - THE place for shopping and bargaining. But before you do your shopping, you will experience the Tijuana tradition of making your own Mexican taco - a delicious tortilla with meat, chicken or veggies and all the trimmings such as guacamole, salsa, cilantro and onion.
You'll have the time of your life! You’ll end up loving Mexico!
2:00 pm Thursday through Sunday
The Tijuana Up & Down City Tour includes sightseeing of the major attractions of Tijuana. Highlights include the Tijuana Cultural Center, Zona Rio and the Rio Mall, the demolished Tijuana Bullring and Avenida Revolucion - THE place for shopping and bargaining. Before shopping, though, you will experience the Tijuana tradition of making your own Mexican taco - a delicious tortilla with meat, chicken or veggies and all the trimmings such as guacamole, salsa, cilantro and onion. Viva Mexico!
As this tour crosses the USA / Mexico border, all passengers are required to have the necessary travel documents. it is your responsibility to make sure you have whatever documentation you may need to both enter Mexico from the USA and to return to the USA from Mexico. It is strongly recommended that you contact the appropriate governmental authorities to determine exactly what documentation you will require to make the USA - Mexico border crossings.
Re-entering the USA is a privilege, not a right! Persons returning from Mexico by land (tour bus), will be required to present one of the travel documents listed below:
USA Citizens: USA Passport or USA Passport Card
USA & Canadian Citizens: Enhanced Driver's License (EDL) - USA States issuing EDLs: New York, Washington, Michigan & Vermont. Canadian Provinces issuing EDLs: Quebec, Ontario, British Columbia & Manitoba.
USA, Canadian, & Mexican Citizens: Trusted Traveler Program Cards - NEXUS, SENTRI, or FAST
Lawful Permanent USA Residents: Form I-551, Permanent Resident Card
USA, Canadian, & Mexican Citizens: Passport, or birth certificate, citizenship certificate as proof of citizenship
Mexican Citizens: Passport with Visa or Form DSP-150, B-1/B-2 Visa and Border Crossing Card
Other International Travelers: Passports and I-94 cards (Multiple Entrance Visas)
Children under 18: Passports or birth certificate - see Homeland Security website
Foreign Students See Homeland Security website
Global Entry Program: See Homeland Security website
If you do not provide the proper documentation, you will be detained at the border. If you are eventually cleared, you will be required to provide your own alternate transportation back to San Diego at your own cost.
USA Currency is accepted in all Tijuana Shops. Visitors to Mexico may purchase up to $800 USD of merchandise duty-free. Visitors age 21 or older are allowed to return with 1 liter of alcohol per person. Most major credit cards and Traveler's checks are accepted in Mexico, but cash is preferred. Be sure to carry small denominations for easier bartering with local vendors.
This tour is normally conducted in a 50-passenger motorcoach with a restroom onboard, but smaller motorcoaches and vans that do not have onboard restrooms may be substituted based on tour size
This tour regularly operates on its assigned schedule, but tours may be canceled if minimum participant numbers are not met
Tour operates rain or shine
Seating aboard the vehicles is first-come, first-served
Pets are not allowed, but service animals are welcome
As this tour crosses the USA / Mexico border, all passengers are required to have the necessary travel documents. Tour includes complimentary pick-up & drop-off ONLY at hotels in downtown San Diego, South Bay, Mission Valley and Old Town; or, customers may meet the tour at the Amtrak Train Station in downtown San Diego (directions on E-Ticket). Those requesting hotel pick-up are required to call a number provided on their E-Ticket at least one day before their tour to make pick-up arrangements.
There are no refunds. All sales are final. If you have ordered this show as a part of a vacation package, a different cancellation policy applies and is detailed in the Important Information section on your E-ticket.
If changes are allowed on a tour or activity, a $20.00 per reservation change fee will be applied for any change to a reservation. Please note that some tours and activities do not allow any changes. Date changes can only be made only if we can confirm availability on the new date. While we cannot guarantee any changes can be made, all change requests must be submitted a minimum of 24 hours prior to the tour departure and must be handled on an individual basis through our Reservations Center.
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