10 days in Baja California Norte Itinerary

10 days in Baja California Norte Itinerary

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Tijuana
— 1 night
2
Tecate
— Few hours
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Mexicali
— 1 night
4
San Felipe
— 2 nights
5
Ensenada
— 1 night
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Valle de Guadalupe
— 2 nights
7
Rosarito
— 2 nights

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Tijuana

Tijuana
Tijuana is the largest city in Baja California and on the Baja California Peninsula and center of the Tijuana metropolitan area, part of the international San Diego–Tijuana metropolitan area. To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Tijuana trip planner.

Mexico City to Tijuana is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Mexico City to Tijuana. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Mexico City in September; daily highs in Tijuana reach 32°C and lows reach 20°C. You will leave for Tecate on the 26th (Sat).

Things to do in Tijuana

Wineries · Nightlife · Outdoors

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Tecate

Tecate ©
Tecate is a small city in Baja California, Mexico, and the municipal seat of Tecate Municipality. Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): indulge your thirst for a good beer at Tecate Brewery and then walk around Parque Miguel Hidalgo.

For photos, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Tecate trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Tijuana to Tecate takes an hour. When traveling from Tijuana in September, plan for a bit warmer days in Tecate, with highs around 36°C, while nights are little chillier with lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to drive to Mexicali.

Things to do in Tecate

Breweries & Distilleries · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Tecate Brewery ©
Tecate Brewery
Parque Miguel Hidalgo ©
Parque Miguel Hidalgo

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Mexicali

Mexicali
Mexicali is the capital city of the Mexican state of Baja California and seat of the Municipality of Mexicali. For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Mexicali vacation builder website.

You can drive from Tecate to Mexicali in 2 hours. Traveling from Tecate in September, you will find days in Mexicali are a bit warmer (43°C), and nights are warmer (27°C). On the 27th (Sun), you'll travel to San Felipe.

Things to do in Mexicali

Shopping · Fun & Games · Parks

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San Felipe

San Felipe ©
San Felipe is a town on the bay of San Felipe in the Gulf of California (Sea of Cortez) in the Mexican state of Baja California, 190 km south of the United States border and within the municipality of Mexicali. San Felipe is known for beaches and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at South Beach and take in nature's colorful creations at Valley of the Giants Valle de los Gigantos.

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our San Felipe trip planning tool.

You can drive from Mexicali to San Felipe in 2.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in San Felipe are 41°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. On the 29th (Tue), you'll travel to Ensenada.

Things to do in San Felipe

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Valley of the Giants Valle de los Gigantos
Highlights from your plan
Valley of the Giants Valle de los Gigantos ©
Valley of the Giants Valle de los Gigantos

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Ensenada

Ensenada is a coastal city in Mexico, the third-largest in Baja California. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): make a trip to First Street and then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Ensenada visit planner.

Traveling by car from San Felipe to Ensenada takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from San Felipe in September: high temperatures in Ensenada hover around 32°C and lows are around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Valle de Guadalupe.

Things to do in Ensenada

Tours · Adventure · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Zipline
First Street ©
First Street

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Valle de Guadalupe

Valle de Guadalupe ©
Valle de Guadalupe, or Francisco Zarco is a village located in the Ensenada Municipality, Baja California, Mexico, 20 km north of the city of Ensenada. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Thu): do a tasting at L.A. Cetto, then do a tasting at Las Nubes Bodegas y Vinedos, and then do a tasting at El Cielo Valle de Guadalupe. Keep things going the next day: do a tasting at Casa Magoni, learn about winemaking at Xecue Vinicola, and then learn about winemaking at Monte Xanic.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Valle de Guadalupe trip maker site.

You can drive from Ensenada to Valle de Guadalupe in an hour. When traveling from Ensenada in September, plan for somewhat warmer days in Valle de Guadalupe, with highs around 36°C, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Rosarito.

Things to do in Valle de Guadalupe

Wineries · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Xecue Vinicola ©
Xecue Vinicola
L.A. Cetto ©
L.A. Cetto
El Cielo Valle de Guadalupe ©
El Cielo Valle de Guadalupe

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Rosarito

Rosarito ©
Rosarito is a coastal resort city in the Mexican state of Baja California located approximately 10 miles south of the U.S. To find where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Rosarito trip planner.

Traveling by car from Valle de Guadalupe to Rosarito takes 1.5 hours. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Valle de Guadalupe in October since evenings lows in Rosarito dip to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rosarito

Shopping · Museums · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Mercado Del Mar ©
Mercado Del Mar
Rosarito Beach
Rosarito Beach
La Vid ©
La Vid