Photos of Alternate Routes to Ensenada: Tecate-Ensenada Free Road
Alternate Route 2: Tecate - Ensenada free road (Mexico 3)
Due to the collapse of the Scenic Toll Road (Mexico highway 1), there are two alternate routes to take. Alternate route 1 is to take the free road at La Misión. Alternate route 2 shown below, is to cross at Tecate and take the Tecate-Ensenada free road.
Time to get to Ensenada:
Approximately 1 hour and 10 minutes
Enter Baja through the Tecate border, follow the signs to Ensenada
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Alternate Route to Ensenada - Tecate-Ensenada free road
The border crossing at Tecate - nice and mellow.
Follow the Ensenada signs to the entrance of the free road. The signage is good.
The road is in good condition, wider at parts...
Descending into the Baja wine valley
Entering the valley.
Follow the Ensenada signs through the Baja wine valley.
Descending into El Sauzal/Ensenada.
Follow the signs to the City of Ensenada.
Updated: Sep 12, 2018 10:22 AM