- Valle de Guadalupe: Plan a day of winery tours along Mexico 3 between Tecate and Ensenada, and visit the Russian Colony in Francisco Zarco.
- Parque Nacional Constitución de 1857: Leave the coast for a rarely visited park in the Sierra de Juárez.
- Tijuana: Find trendsetting restaurants and tour contemporary art galleries in this dynamic border city.
Family Activities in Tecate
Stay at a rancho resort and explore the wilderness environment in the Sierra de Juárez.
Hiking near Tecate
Healing hot springs, high elevation, waterfalls, and prehistoric rock art make Cañon de Guadalupe one of the most popular hiking and camping destination in this part of the Sierra de Juarez.
Tecate is a great place to look for artesanias made by the local Kumiai people. Look along the streets bordering Parque Hidalgo or visit the Centro de Aresanias de Tecate.
Wine Tasting Near Tecate
Tecate is close to the northern end of Mexico 3, the highway that leads to Ensenada via the Valle de Guadalupe, where several dozen boutique wineries offer vineyard tours and free tastings to visitors. Grape growing conditions are favorable, the winemaking equipment and techniques are state-of-the-art, and the quality of the wines may surprise even the most discerning palates. Search the Ensenada directory for wineries.