Accidentally stumbling upon someplace new is exactly what traveling is all about, But of course, it certainly never hurts to learn a bit about the area before you rush off. We'll fill you in on a few basics about Mexicali.
To help you get your bearings, Mexicali lies 95 miles (153 kilometers) to the east of the significant city of Tijuana.
Forget the star attractions — it's the locals that make a place tick. In this part of Baja California Norte, you'll find 600,000 of them.
Places to visit in Mexicali
Enter a world where wheels are spun, high-stakes games are played and punters go wild. Arenia Casino is the place to be for an unforgettable evening out. Want more options? Let's get wild! Treat the whole family to a day at City Forest and Zoo and see the amazement in the kids' eyes as they meet some of the natural wonders of the animal kingdom. And there's more. Ever find yourself bombarded with non-stop "how?" and "why?" questions from your kids? Feed their curiosity at Sol Children's Museum. This wonderful attraction features hands-on exhibits that make learning about the world loads of fun.
Where do you fly into for Mexicali?
Touching down at General Rodolfo Sanchez Taboada International Airport (MXL)? After you've stepped off the plane and collected your luggage, the heart of Mexicali will be just 9 miles (14 kilometers) away.