Hello to all our Fridas!
Today we wanted to take the chance to explore and share with you all the wonderful things that our region has to offer, which right now it's not only one of the most trendier new places to get married in Mexico, but it's also a great place to hang out and to spend such an amazing time with all of your guests and friends... or even to stay for your honeymoon!
Guadalupe Valley is an area that's full of the best gastronomy, wine and breathtaking landscapes. The Pacific Ocean next to the amazing view of the vineyards, it's the perfect combination that offers you activities that will make you have an unforgettable experience.
That's why Frida Enamorada's team made a little research to give you 10 actvities that we are completely sure that you and your guests will fully enjoy and that will make you fall totally in love with Valle de Guadalupe.
As the name says, it's like camping but with a glamorous touch and with a lot more amenities. Sounds good, right?! Maybe you could want to live the retro experience in one of the 60's decorated aistreams of Glamping Ruta de Arte y Vino. Or if you want to live a more relaxed experience and be witness of the amazing view of the ocean and the vineyards from your room, then Cuatro Cuatros is your ideal option. But if you even want to live a more modern an unique experience combined with the amazing night view of the sky staying inside of a bubble, then you will totally love Campera Hotel Burbuja.
2. Gastronomic tour
Taking a taste of the local gastronomy it's something that you can't stop doing. If you want to give an unexpected twist to your experience, a rotative menu restaurant will be your winner option, restaurants as Corazón de Tierra and Malva are excelent options that will make you fall in love with their original creations that are always changing depending of the seasonal ingredients of the local area. But if you want a more personal attention, in Deckman’s they will be able to make your food according to your own personal preferences. Or if you really want to get the whole Guadalupe Valley experience, then restaurants as Laja and Finca Altozano are great options to get you through the authentic flavors of the region, with ingredients that are freshly served from the garden to the table.
3. Wine tasting
If you visit the Ensenada area, living the traditional wine tasting tour experience it's definetily a must! You really should taste all the worldwide quality wines in the warehouses and vineyards of the multiple 100% mexican wine brands as Adobe Guadalupe, Clos de Tres Cantos, Cuatro Cuatros, Baron Balch’é and Vena Cava, just to name a few of our many favorites.
4. Food truck tour
This is ideal if you want an equally delicious experience but a little more casual and relaxed that also will allow you to taste all the local flavors. If comfort food is what you're looking for, then you will love Lupe and their traditional tortas (mexican sandwiches) and lunches. Or maybe you would like to get some tapas an good glass of wine in Adobe Food Truck. But if you want to have something more meaty and luscious, then maybe a pork loin or a rib eye of Troika will be your best option.
5. Craft beer tasting
Baja has been recognized a lot lately for its high quality craft beer, so if you're more of a beer than a wine person, then visiting some of the tasting rooms of the area would be your perfect choice. Some of the most recognized brands of Ensenada are Media Perra, Aguamala, Wendlandt , Cervecería Doble C and Baja Brews Collective.
6. Hot air balloon trip
Definitely something that it's not in your daily basis schedule that will make you explore and get totally amazed with the amazing landscapes of the vineyards combined with the beautiful ocean, it's an experience that you totally need to live. AX Trasnporter is a very good option that gives you not only the hot air balloon trip, but also offers you packages in which you can choose between enjoying a wine toast or even a romantic dinner up in the air.
7. Horse riding
If you want to relax taking a little bike trip, there are different places as the Boutique Hotel of Valle de Guadalupe that offers you this service. But if you practice ciclyng professionally, then you can participate in the Ruta del Vino Bike Ride, a road race and fun ride that takes place at the wine capital of Mexico and its spectacular vineyards every July. At the end of the ride you can enjoy of a wine and culinary festival to celebrate. Sports and good food in just one place. Sounds good, right?
9. Xtreme Sports
Climbing, rappel and trekking, are just some of the many xtreme activities that you can practice at the Arroyo Guadalupe waterfalls. You just need to be aware of the different tours that are organized by some of the agencies of the area, as you always need professional supervision to practice them safely.
10. Relaxing tour
If you're honeymooning and you're looking for a propper relax time, then this is your ideal option. What do you thing about staying in an exclusive boutique hotel as Casa Mayoral? In which you can order a spa service at your own room. Or maybe you'd rather stay in a Cuatro Cuatros cabaign or in a loft in Encuentro Guadalupe, in which you can enjoy of spending a night surrounded of an spectacular landscape and enjoy your morning by the pool. Or if you fancy a massage and acupunture session then you would love Adobe Guadalupe.
All tempting options, don't you think? All of them are incredible options to spend an amazing time with your loved ones.
Tell us which one is your favorite in the comments bellow. Until the next time!