Ensenada, Baja, California Cruises

Home to approximately 4.5 million visitors annually, the port town of Ensenada, Mexico, resides in Baja California. Situated less than 70 miles from the United States border, Ensenada remains a common stop for Mexico-bound cruise ships departing from San Diego or Los Angeles. These cruises typically operate year-round as all three coastal cities boast warm or temperate temperatures no matter the season.

Four-Day Baja Mexico

Carnival Cruises offers a four-day round-trip cruise from Los Angeles to Ensenada, Mexico. The cruise includes a stop at Catalina Island, an island destination located just 22 miles off the coast of Los Angeles. Passengers sail upon the Carnival "Inspiration," featuring interior staterooms, cabins with ocean views and suites equipped with vanity tables and whirlpool bathtubs. The ship offers other perks such as a casino, a show lounge, a beauty salon, a swimming pool and a miniature golf course. Dining options include a pizzeria, a sushi bar, 24-hour room service and the ship's main dining hall.

Four-Day Baja Mexico

Carnival Cruises



15-Night Hawaii Cruise

Originating in San Diego, California, the Celebrity Cruise line's 15-night Hawaiian cruise features stops in the Hawaiian ports of Hilo, Honolulu, Lahaina and Kauai. The vessel also docks in Ensenada, Mexico, before returning to San Diego. While sailing upon the Celebrity "Century," guests experience nine days exclusively at sea. Passengers may entertain themselves by utilizing the vessel's jogging track, disco, spa, theater and casino. The ship holds more than 1,800 passengers and features 300-plus staterooms outfitted with verandas, as well as a host of suites and ocean-view cabins.

15-Night Hawaii Cruise

Celebrity Cruise



Mexico Sampler - Round-Trip Los Angeles Four Days

Princess Cruises features the Mexico Sampler excursion, a four-day round-trip cruise from Los Angeles, which includes stops in Ensenada and Santa Barbara, California. The "Sapphire Princess" offers a host of amenities, including four swimming pools, multiple whirlpools, boutique shops, an art gallery, a library, a putting course and golf simulators. For dining, passengers may choose from such options as afternoon tea service, a pizzeria, an ice cream bar, five dining halls, an Italian restaurant, a steakhouse and a wine and caviar bar.

Mexico Sampler - Roundtrip Los Angeles Four Days

Princess Cruises