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Old Town Tequila and Tortillas San Diego Small Group Tour with a Local Guide

  • 2.5-hour walking tour with tequila and tortilla tastings
  • Visit local historical landmarks
  • Get a window into San Diego's Mexican heritage
Old Town Tequila and Tortillas San Diego Small Group Tour with a Local Guide
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Old Town Tequila and Tortillas San Diego Small Group Tour with a Local Guide
From US$61.00
Taste your way through Old Town San Diego during this 2.5-hour historical tour with culinary samplings. Visit a side of San Diego many travelers don't see and take a hike to California's birthplace. Tequila and tortilla samplings included.
What to Expect
Meet your guide and group at 2660 Calhoun Street, at the flagpole in front of the Cosmopolitan Hotel in the town square. Meeting time is 1pm. 

We will explore an open-air market loaded with crafts, art work and souvenirs.  Your guild will help you navigate between the authentic and the imitation goods.  Enjoy a treat of handmade tortillas while you browse!

Move on to see one of the state's oldest haciendas and to a stable that houses some historic stage coaches. We'll continue outside of the state park and onto a historic brick building and a landmark cemetery.

Our final stop is a local tequileria to learn about the many different kinds of tequila.  Enjoy a taste or select another beverage of your choice.
Reviews (19)
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Reviewed 1 week ago
Beautiful day in Old Town San Diego!

My family spent a beautiful afternoon learning about the history of San Diego from our awesome guide, Jennifer. The tour was a great blend of the origins of the square and the local influence of food and drink. Jennifer, with her history and knack for...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Debbie G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
History and Tastings in Old Town SD

My family had a great time in Old Town with Jennifer. We are all native Californians, but unfamiliar with this particular district. We've even made several trips back afterwards on the recommendations of our guide!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Emily G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
A great day on Old Town!

My son and I had the pleasure of taking the Tequila and Tortillas tour with our guide Jennifer. The history was wonderful along with stops for tequila and tortillas. A different way to see this unique area! Jennifer brought the history of Old Town alive!!...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Old Town Came Alive

As a San Diego resident, I enjoyed this fascinating tour of Old Town. My excellent guide, Daire, changed my impression of the place as a local tourist destination to appreciate its origins, its lore and places to eat off the beaten path. I had no...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Odyssey61761330954
Reviewed 14 September 2018
Perfect introduction to Old Town

We only had a few days in San Diego and very much wanted to visit the Old Town. We love local-guided walking tours as they are often the best way to experience a new place. Jennifer did a fantastic job narrating the tour; she's well-informed...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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SDUrbanAdventures, General Manager at San Diego Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2018

Thanks for the great feedback! It was such fun getting to know you two and spending time (yes, there was extra time but it was fun) exploring Old Town. It's such an important place in San Diego history and so many stories are there that...More

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