What is a trip to Mexico without a little bit of shopping. There is an excellent but somewhat hidden artisan Mercado just up the street from Festival Plaza Hotel. Goods include wrought iron goods, blown glass, wood carvings and numerous other traditional Mexican art pieces.
One of the most popular activities in and around Rosarito Beach. Northern Baja has some excellent breaks including Baja Malibu, Calafia, K38 1/2, Salsipuedes and San Miguel. Click here for a detailed report of surfing in the Northern Baja area. http://www.mexicospringbreak.com/rosarito_food_surfing.asp
Ride Horses or ATV's
Yes, the beach is covered with all terrain vehicles and horses. While this does not necessarily bode well for the scenery it can make for some fun activities. You can usually rent either at the beach in front of Papa's and Beer.
wine country tour
The valleys of Calafia, Guadalupe and San Antonio de las Minas are the heart of the wine country tour that extends also to the north to the Valley of the Palmas and to the south to the Valleys of St. Tomas and San Vicente Ferre.
Head to Baja California for this award-winning, 50 mile bicycle ride along the Pacific Coast and inland through rural countryside from Rosarito Beach to Ensenada.
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.
Foxploration Fox Studio
Foxploration is an exciting addition to Fox Studios Baja, a one-of-a-kind movie park. Foxploration allows visitors to discover tricks of the film making process within the context of a working movie studio.
Rosarito Beach is located between two golf courses, just a few miles north The Real Del Mar Golf Course, to the south the Baja Mar Golf Course.
REAL DEL MAR course has 18 holes and 76 rooms, and is located on the Scenic Road between Playas de Tijuana and Rosarito.
BAJAMAR is located on the Scenic Road south of Rosarito, this course has 27 holes and 81 rooms.