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Typical Mexican square

A cute, typically Mexican park. It is only a 5 min stroll from the border, and had a real mix of... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
Surfers Paradise, Australia
Great place to stroll & people watch

This is a terrific place to absorb the local culture. I love just wandering around here, people... read more

Reviewed 28 December 2017
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  • Average30%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“pueblo”(2 reviews)
“benches”(2 reviews)
“souvenirs”(2 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Blvd. Benito Juarez, Tecate 21400, Mexico
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Reviewed 21 January 2019

Just visit if you are around, nothing there to do than to eat ice cream. You walk all of it in 5 minutes.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Laura_Huerta_2010
Reviewed 3 March 2018

A cute, typically Mexican park. It is only a 5 min stroll from the border, and had a real mix of locals in it, with older people hanging out and playing board games, and young people playing and running about. Because this was off the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank NeonVenables
Reviewed 28 December 2017

This is a terrific place to absorb the local culture. I love just wandering around here, people watching, get a drink, and watch the world go by.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank arizona-mark
Reviewed 29 November 2017

At first glance, there's not much to Parque Miguel Hidalgo. Just a park with a gazebo in the center, benches throughout, and surrounded on four sides by a preponderance of food shops. But this is culturally accurate, small town Mexico, and it's only about three...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 8 April 2017

So much fun on both a weekday and a weekend. GREAT spot! Lots of security presence. sidewalk cafes, couples, strolling musicians. really charming spot in the center of town, not far from the US border

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Thomas H
Reviewed 14 March 2017

After getting a nice cup of coffee and some must have bread from the El Mejor Pan bakery, enjoy a nice stroll in the newly renovated park, it's quiet and quite relaxing

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank EmMorningstar
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Tecate is a "Pueblo Mágico" (Magical Town) a title granted to small Mexican towns or villages for keeping their traditions, foods, and beauty. This is exactly what Tecate is. One can enjoy this little plaza where time seems to freeze. Its quite and friendly enviroment...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank luisalinas
Reviewed 23 May 2016

This probably is the main central area to Tecate. Peaceful and relaxing. Vendor booths for items and souvenirs.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank mlove999
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