Journey with us down the coastline of Baja, Mexico for some colorful shopping and a traditional lobster lunch in the seaside village of Puerto Nuevo. Your day begins with a visit to the iconic Rosarito Beach Hotel, a historic landmark and former hideaway for Hollywood celebrities vacationing in Mexico. Enjoy shopping for curios and souvenirs in Rosarito's open-air bazaar, or relax with a cocktail on the hotel patio. Next, we continue on to the internationally-known lobster village of Puerto Nuevo, a charming cobblestone fishing town that boasts over 30 lobster restaurants within its four-block area. Enjoy a welcome margarita and savor a traditional Mexican-style lobster lunch complete with tortilla soup, Spanish rice, refried beans, and fresh tortillas at the beautiful Villa Ortega's Restaurant, perched high on the bluffs with sweeping views of the Pacific. Note: A valid passport is required on this tour. All passengers must be over the age of 18. Must have passport information available at time of booking.
All times and routing are approximate and subject to change without notice.
8:15am - 8:45am
Border crossing and rest stop at San Ysidro
9:20am - 11:00am
Time on your own to explore and shop in Rosarito
11:45am - 12:45pm
Lunch at Villa Ortega'sL
12:45pm - 1:45pm
Time on your own for more shopping and to look around
2:30pm - 3:15pm
Stop at La Vienesa Bakery
3:45pm - 4:30pm
Cross back into USA at San Ysidro
Depart for local drop-offs
Tour Manager: *
Activity Level: High
Considerable walking and/or numerous steps involved, many on uneven surfaces, unimproved surfaces and inclines. No elevators are present at the destination. This tour may be difficult for persons with mobility challenges, as many buildings and public areas in Mexico do not meet American-style ADA standards.
Round-trip luxury motor coach transportation from pickup locations throughout San Diego County
Professional Tour Manager throughout the trip
Complimentary bottled water and snacks on the coach
Visit Rosarito Beach hotel and nearby Mercado De Artesanias (traditional artisan marketplace)
Welcome margarita and traditional Puerto Nuevo-style lobster lunch
Lobster lunch at Villa Ortega's including:
Welcome margarita or soda (beer or bottled water is extra and charged directly to client)
Homemade rolls with jalapeno and cream cheese
Chips and salsa
Rice and beans
Full medium size lobster
Flan for dessert
Server gratuities for included lunch
Additional food or beverage items ordered separately
Server gratuities for extra items purchased by the customer
Gratuities for the Tour Manager and driver
U.S. citizens must carry a valid Passport or Passport Card to enter Mexico and to return to the U.S. Non-U.S. citizens must carry a passport with an I-94 attached. Trusted Traveler programs such as Sentri, Global Entry and others are NOT accepted as alternatives to a passport.
This tour is restricted to persons 21 years of age or older.
This tour involves considerable walking on uneven surfaces, inclines, and steps.
After crossing the border back into the U.S. there is a three-block walk on a moderate incline to the location where you'll reboard the coach.
When crossing back into the U.S. you must remove ALL PERSON ITEMS from the coach and carry them through the checkpoing including hats, sweaters, purchases, etc. Items left on the coach may be confiscated by border officials and forfieted.
U.S. Dollars are widely accepted and even preferred in this region of Mexico. It is not necessary to exchange your currency to Mexican Pesos. When making a purchase, you should always ask if the vendor can return your change in U.S. Dollars in order to avoid confusion and prevent having to pay exchange fees to convert back to U.S. currency later.
ATM machines are available in some areas but will dispense money in Mexican Pesos and there may be usage fees in addition to your own bank's fees. Visa and Mastercard is widely accepted and will provide the best exchange rate. American Express is rarely accepted.
Making your reservation is easy. Simply click the Book Now button above to select your date and confirm your space online, 24/7. You can also call the DayTripper Tours reservations department at (619) 334-3394 during business hours of M-F, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Although not necessary to fully enjoy your trip, a personal smartphone can greatly enhance your tour experience. Take high-quality photos, share your experience on social media in real time, set reminders, and more. Please be aware that significant roaming charges will occur if your service plan does not include foreign countries. We recommend contacting your service provider for more information on cell service in Mexico.
If you purchased the optional Cancellation Protection Plan (CPP) prior to the deadline, you can cancel your booking at any time for any reason and you'll receive a full refund of the tour fare.
If you declined the CPP, you may cancel your reservation fourteen (14) or more days prior to the departure date to receive a refund less a $15 per person cancellation fee. Alternatively, when you cancel your booking fourteen (14) or more days prior to the departure date, you can avoid the cancellation fee by transferring the funds to another tour or a non-refundable voucher, which can be applied to any future excursion booked within one year of the original tour date. Bookings canceled within 14 days of the departure date are nonrefundable and nontransferable for any reason. Name changes on daytrips are always permitted at no additional cost.
* Tour Manager is subject to change without notice.
Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.
Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.
|Chula Vista|| Parkway Community Center |
Street Parking, 373 Park Way, Chula Vista 91910
|Mission Valley|| Sidewalk at red curb, west side of In-N-Out Burger |
Street parking only
|University City|| 6245 Kantor Street, San Diego, CA 92122 |
Street parking only. Do not enter parking lot.
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