What to do in Ensenada Baja California Mexico

What to do in Ensenada Baja California MexicoThings to do in Ensenada Baja California - The gray whale is the most common species seen near the coast of Baja. Other whales are present but tend to seek deeper waters while the gray whale's swim in shallow waters seeking Baja's many laggons for calving. The Baja California coastline is teeming with whales during the calving season from late november to late march. The greatest number can be seen in february

La Bufadora
- An amazing natural blowhole spouting seawater 70 feet into the air. Newly renovated with botanical gardens and various observation decks, several with handicapped access. 22 miles south of Ensenada near the tip of Punta Banda peninsula. Small parking fee.

About Ensenada Baja Mexico

About Ensenada Baja MexicoEnsenada Beaches - For water watchers, Ensenada and the curvy coastline that precedes it can't be beat. If you enjoy quiet solitude, Estero Beach, six miles south of Ensenada on the road to La Paz, is the place. Or jump to the action in downtown Ensenada. The downtown area of Ensenada is blessed with several, small but nice beaches, ideal for horse-back ridding.

Ensenada Shopping - Bargain hunting in Ensenada is easy. Ensenada is bustling with wide Avenues crammed with shoppers scrambling for Baja's famous bargains. Everybody has them. Just take a look at the shops along First Street. It's a colorful slice of Mexican curio life. Shops here abound in gift items in the "under $5.00" category. For items a cut above the curio class, take a meander down Avenida Ruiz. You'll find dazzling quality gifts for every description. Sidewalk cafes vie for your patronage... and there is nothing quite like a late afternoon lunch with a refreshing glass of wine or an icy cold beer at one of these establishments. The gentle sea breezes rustling through the leaves of the boulevard while you dine is an unforgettable experience. When you finish your shopping, take a timeout for a cool one at the famous Hussong's cantina. It's a raucous place but fun. A trip to Ensenada is not complete without a visit to Hussong's, cantina founded in 1892.