The idea of a vacation in Los Cabos, México, typically includes images of beautiful beaches and a thriving nightlife. Cabo definitely does nos disappoint in these two aspects, however this unique destination offers more activities that appeal to different types of travelers.
If you are an adventure-seeker, nature lover, foodie, water sports enthusiast or a party animal, Los Cabos has an activity for you. In this article we enlist 10 of the most popular activities to do in Los Cabos:
If heights and adrenaline are your thing, try the higher jump of 12,000 feet to free fall in paradise and land in one of the most popular beaches in Los Cabos. Los Cabos also has other activities for adrenaline junkies, such as bungee jump and zip lines.
Los Cabos is characterized for its beutiful duality of desert and sea, and all-terrain vehicles are very popular in desert areas such as Migriño. Local businesses rent different types of ATVs for hours if you are looking for a faster-paced activity.
Play golf in excellent courses, considered the best in the world. Designed by renowned professional golfers such as Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods.
From December to April, is the mating season of Gray Whales in the coasts of Baja California Sur. Take a boat to admire these spectacular animals up-close.
5. Marina Dining
Stroll down the luxurious Marina in Cabo San Lucas and find a restaurant to fit your cravings. While admiring the yachts, you’ll find restaurants with varied types of food and ambiances.
6. Art Walk
Between the months of November and June, every Thursday evening from 5pm to 9pm, galleries found in the Art District located in downtown San José del Cabo welcome guests to view art and sip wine. Enjoy a nice walk in this district and end your evening dining in a nearby restaurant.
The newest water sport in Cabo, a flyboard consists of a device similar to a wakeboard packed with water jets that allow the user to experience ‘flying’ in the ocean. Flyboard is a popular activity in Medano Beach.
Los Cabos is known as the world capital of fishing Marlin and is host of the famous annual Bisbee’s Tournament. You can reserve a boat or yatch and explore the beautiful landscapes while fishing Stripped Marlin, dorado, Tuna, Wahoo, Roosterfish and more.
9. Snorkeling & Scuba Diving
You can get certified as a scuba diver in Los Cabos! Several local companies offer PADI certification short courses designed for visitors. If depth is a problem, you can take a snorkeling tour in popular beaches such as the Santa María Bay.
10. Downtown Nightlife
Bar crawls are very popular in downtown Cabo San Lucas, as most of the bars and nightclubs are just steps away from each other. No matter where you start your night, be prepared to visit more than one place.
We’ve reached the limit of our top 10 activities, however, this article is not complete without mentioning the famous Arch located at the Land’s End, were the Sea of Cortez meets the Pacific Ocean. The Arch is the symbol of Los Cabos. Taking a boat trip to watch this unique rock formation is a must for a first time tourist. A boat or water taxi can also take you to the Lover’s Beach found next it, the perfect spot for a romantic day at the beach.