Old Town Tequila, Tacos and Tombstones Tour in San Diego, California

Tequila, Cocktails, Local Food
City Tasting, Tour, Food Tour
Meal, Tour guide
City, Cultural, Historical
Minimum Drinking Age
/ Person
Bianca B
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Response time:
several hours
Activity Overview
Taste the savors of the first town in California!
Tacos, Tombstones and Tequila, blends history and food into an exceptional and outstanding experience. Join us on one of the most in detail tours of Old Town as your clued-up tour guide takes you on a trip through the historical eras, from early Spanish settlements to Mexican independence to the California’s Gold Rush. Have a night of excellent food tastings and traditional cocktails!

With deep-rooted Mexican culture, Old Town San Diego bursts with cultural sparkle and lots of tequila to arouse your hunger! We will taste a few tasty cocktails during the Old Town trip.

What is an Old Town foods explore without some good provisions? Sample some legitimate Mexican cookery from various Old Town restaurants; counting the one awarded as the Best Mexican Restaurant for around seven years! You will not only satisfy your desire with enticing tacos; however, you will as well experience the tastes of a homemade tortilla.

Old Town did not undergo hundreds of years without adding several ghost stories. This Old Town trip takes you through one of the oldest cemeteries in San Diego where visitors discover why the present is still haunted by the past. Pop into the Whaley House christened as the Most Haunted House in America by the Travel Channel, and probably bump into one of the ethereal spirits whom still visit this historic residence.

Our Partners:
  • Cafe Coyote: This staple is well-known for its handmade flour tortillas. Taste their trendy carnitas tacos and house margarita on the trip.
  • Rockin’ Baja Lobster: This fun, margarita and seafood spot makes it simple to enjoy yourself! Their salsa bar is among the best in the region!
  • The Alamo: This place will take you back to the time when Mexican land was part America, cultures united for success.
  • Root Beer and Old Town Jerky: Some of the great root beer and jerky are sold here. Taste ostrich or alligator jerky, and go back in time great root beer float for your dessert!
  • Old Town is known as the “Birthplace of California”
  • Learn about the early Spanish missionaries
  • Eat some amazing Mexican food at 4 local restaurants
  • Enjoy haunted tales, mariachi music, lots of food, and fun!
  • Get your Fiesta on!
Not Included
  • Tip for your guide
Max 15
Start Time
Weekly on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday5:30 PM
2,5 H
More Info
Cancellation Policy
  • Cancellations made 2 days before will be fully refunded.
  • Cancellations made at a later date will not be refunded.
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Overall Experience
(5.0 of 5)
We had a great night in old town during the tacos, tequila and ghost tour with our fabulous guide Rochelle. Thank you!
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/ Person
San Diego, California, United States
2 Days, 1 Night
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Tour Baja wineries in style for 2 days and 1 night.

Visit the museum of Vino and the convention center of wines in the Valle, if time allows.

Spend the night at a private Mexican B&B 5 star with comfort and view of Pacific Ocean.

Take in picturesque views.

Sample tasty wines with a meat/cheese/bread platter

Savor great food prepared by excellent world renowned chefs.

Taste chocolates & olive oil

Share the knowledge with other charming people

Enjoy a round-trip transfer in an air-conditioned tour vehicle

Explore the wine country territory of Baja and learn a bit about the culture.


Day 1

7:30-8: 30 am: Convene at Congress Café in Old Town, San Diego, California. Complimentary breakfast. Your host will provide the itinerary for the day and validate the genuine identification and papers for travelling to Mexico. Kindly ensure to bring a signed copy of the Release and Liability for each guest, and your passport.

9 am: Board and leave for Mexico. Transportation with an organized description from a Baja enthusiast. Viva la Mexico! Upon departure, a champagne toast is provided.

10:00-1pm: Arrive in Puerto Nuevo for a light-hearted 2-hour shopping experience. You’ll enjoy a lobster lunch in Puerto Nuevo overlooking the Pacific Ocean.

1:30 pm: Visit the oldest winery in the Valley, Santo Tomas with tastings and a behind the scenes tour.

4 pm: Tour the museum of Vino and the convention center of wines in the Valle, if time is favorable.

4:30 pm: Enter a five-star Mexican B&B for lodging (dinner not included).

Day 2

9-10am: Complimentary breakfast served at your five-star Mexican B&B.

10:00am-6pm: Head into the Valle de Guadalupe to enjoy a full day of adventure. Wine trail with visits to 3-5 wineries, if time permits, and one behind the scenes trip. (Lunch included).

6-9-pm: Travelling to the USA and border crossing. Border wait time can delay for up to 2.5 hours unless a Fast Pass is requested (Recommended). Just let us know at the time of booking.

9-10pm: Estimated time of return to Congress Café to conclude the tour.
/ Person
San Diego, California, United States
1 Day
Our guided group wine tours are organized so that you’ll share your day with a few other friendly wine-interested travelers. Each wine tour is a social and light-hearted journey ... morethrough Valle de Guadalupe, Baja Mexico. You’ll tour some charming wineries with a well-informed and bilingual tour guide.


Tour Baja wineries in luxury & style.

Visit Baja wineries in style. We visit three venues.

Travel in a private luxury vehicle with champagne service and water onboard

Take in the beautiful ocean, mountains and rural countryside views

Taste up to 11 delicious wines of Valle

Enjoy a cheese/meat/bread platter

Enjoy delicious farm to table lunch

Learn about winemaking and the culture of Mexico

Share the experience with other fun people

Experience the wine country region of Baja

This tour will only operate with a minimum of 6 and a maximum of 15 people (For less than 6 people: book private/group tour option $275 per person) with hosted transportation and begins at Congress Cafe in San Diego. Insurance coverage is for both U.S.A and Mexico. All tolls and taxes included. Gratuities at your discretion.

To book a tour less than 72 hours before departure, please call 619-252-8282. $75 cancellation charge if canceled or not paid in full.
/ Person
San Diego, California, United States
3,5 H
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