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Ensenada, Mexico

Ensenada is located 70 miles south of the international border and only a 90-minute drive from San Diego. Visitors are drawn to Ensenada's warm Mediterranean climate, friendly atmosphere and easy access by land, air, and sea.

Ensenada has become Mexico's second most visited port of call for major cruise lines and pleasure boats.

Points of Interest

  • La Bufadora
  • Riviera del Pacifico
  • Bodegas de Santo Tomas
  • Avenida Lopez Mateos
  • Casa Dona Lupe
  • Guadalupe Valley Winery
  • Mexican Folkloric Show
  • Ventana al Mar

More about Ensenada, Mexico Points of Interest

  • La Bufadora -

    The largest marine geyser in the world is located on the Punta Banda Peninsula. Watch as it blows upwards of 100 feet above sea level, hear its thunderous roar and expect to get wet!

  • Riviera del Pacifico -

    This former casino attracted celebrities of the 1930s. Today you can tour its historic cathedral ballroom and salon. Stroll through the gardens and visit the Museum of History and city gallery.

  • Bodegas de Santo Tomas -

    Founded in 1888, this winery is one of Baja's premier vintners. Its varieties include cabernet, chardonnay, chenin blanc, merlot, pinot noir and more. Enjoy a tour and wine tasting.

  • Avenida Lopez Mateos -

    Just a couple blocks from the pier is the main tourist shopping area where you can find pottery, silver jewelry, woven blankets and hats as well as duty-free items such as liquor and perfume.

  • Casa Dona Lupe -

    Taste the sweet grapes of one of Mexico's finest wineries, Casa Doña Lupe, where you'll witness the wine-making process, from the crushing of grapes to fermentation, pressing, aging and bottling.

  • Guadalupe Valley Winery -

    Often cited as North America's next great wine country, Guadalupe is often compared to California's Napa Valley. Sitting at the forefront of the Baja wine movement, the rustic landscape is dotted with over 100 wineries.

  • Mexican Folkloric Show -

    Head to Riviera del Pacifico to listen to a lively Mariachi band, then let the costumed performers entertain you with authentic Mexican music and dance. It's a folkloric fiesta!

  • Ventana al Mar -

    Ventana al Mar (window to the sea)- enjoy a relaxing walk along the beautiful waterfront promenade.

14 Excursions

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Best of Ensenada: La Bufadora

4 hours | Ensenada | ESE-110 E S E - 1 1 0

Moderate Activity

From $54.95

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Bodegas de Santo Tomas & Riviera del Pacifico

3 hours | Ensenada | ESE-115 E S E - 1 1 5

Easy Activity

From $34.95

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City Drive & Mexican Folkloric Fiesta

2 hours | Ensenada | ESE-120 E S E - 1 2 0

Easy Activity

From $54.95

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Blow Hole Express

3 hours | Ensenada | ESE-130 E S E - 1 3 0

Shopping Opportunities, Easy Activity

From $44.95

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Falconry Harris's Hawk Encounter with Brunch

4 hours | Ensenada | ESE-230 E S E - 2 3 0

Moderate Activity

From $119.95

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Made in Mexico - Ensenada Eats

4.25 hours | Ensenada | ESE-260 E S E - 2 6 0

Moderate Activity, Includes snack

From $144.95

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Lobster Lunch at Puerto Nuevo & Rosarita Shopping

5.5 hours | Ensenada | ESE-265 E S E - 2 6 5

Shopping Opportunities, Moderate Activity, Includes meal

From $99.95

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Casa Dona Lupe, L.A. Cetto & Wine Tasting

4 hours | Ensenada | ESE-300 E S E - 3 0 0

Easy Activity

From $54.95

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Guadalupe Valley Winery

3 hours | Ensenada | ESE-310 E S E - 3 1 0

Easy Activity

From $34.95

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Baja's Thrilling Desert Nest Zip Line

4 hours | Ensenada | ESE-420 E S E - 4 2 0

Strenuous Activity

From $119.95

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El Sauzal Canyon Hiking Tour & Craft Beer tasting

5 hours | Ensenada | ESE-470 E S E - 4 7 0

Strenuous Activity

From $79.95

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Jeep Adventure Tour

4.5 hours | Ensenada | ESE-500 E S E - 5 0 0

Moderate Activity, Includes meal

From $69.95

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Wine Country ATV Adventure

3.5 hours | Ensenada | ESE-505 E S E - 5 0 5

Strenuous Activity

From $99.95

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Snorkel by Boat at Todos Santos

4.5 hours | Ensenada | ESE-820 E S E - 8 2 0

Strenuous Activity, Includes snack

From $94.95

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