5 days in Baja California Norte Itinerary

5 days in Baja California Norte Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: San Diego
Drive:  14 h
1
Tijuana
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Valle de Guadalupe
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 45 min
3
San Felipe
— 1 night
Drive:  7 h 15 min
End: San Diego

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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. On the 30th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Tijuana Cultural Center (CECUT), then enjoy the sand and surf at Playas de Tijuana, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Rosarito Beach. Keep things going the next day: indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, then stop by Mercado Hidalgo, and then don't miss a visit to Avenida Revolucion.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Tijuana trip planner.

San Diego, USA to Tijuana is an approximately half hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or ride a tram. In June in Tijuana, expect temperatures between 75°F during the day and 60°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can go by car to Valle de Guadalupe.

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Tijuana Cultural Center (CECUT) ©
Tijuana Cultural Center (CECUT)
Playas de Tijuana ©
Playas de Tijuana
Rosarito Beach
Rosarito Beach

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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. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): learn about winemaking at Monte Xanic, stop by El Cielo Valle de Guadalupe, then do a tasting at Xecue Vinicola, and finally learn about winemaking at Casa Magoni.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Valle de Guadalupe driving holiday planning site.

You can drive from Tijuana to Valle de Guadalupe in 2 hours. Traveling from Tijuana in July, expect nights in Valle de Guadalupe to be a bit cooler, around 56°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 92°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to San Felipe.

Things to do in Valle de Guadalupe

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Xecue Vinicola ©
Xecue Vinicola
Monte Xanic ©
Monte Xanic
El Cielo Valle de Guadalupe ©
El Cielo Valle de Guadalupe

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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. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): kick back and relax at South Beach.

For maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our San Felipe trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Valle de Guadalupe to San Felipe in 4 hours. Traveling from Valle de Guadalupe in July, plan for warmer nights in San Felipe, with lows around 82°F. On the 3rd (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Felipe

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