June 27, 2022

Top 10 Experiences To Have In Cabo San Lucas

With so many destinations to choose from now that travel is back in full swing, it can be difficult to decide where to go and what to do. A great and popular destination, full of beautiful beaches and mountains to explore is Cabo San Lucas. It’s the best of both worlds for all types of travelers. To help make your trip planning a little easier, we have put together a list of the top 10 experiences to have in Cabo San Lucas.

1.    Camel Ride through the desert

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When people think of Cabo, they don’t think about booking a ride on a camel. But the perfect way to explore the Baja desert is on the hump of a friendly camel! Then afterwards, enjoy some authentic Mexican food as you bask in the sun.

2.    El Arco de Cabo San Lucas

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These natural rock formations are a must see! They were created from the rough winds and seas of the southern Baja peninsula. You’re more than likely to see Sea Lions barking and sunbathing around the area, especially along the Los Frailes rock formation. Travelers from all over the world say that this area is particularly picturesque!


3.    Snorkeling at Santa Maria Bay

Snorkeling Chileno Bay & Santa Maria Cove - Cabo San Lucas
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This is one of the best and most popular places to snorkel in Cabo. You may get lucky and even see a whale or two.

Tip: To beat the crowds, drive to Santa Maria Beach first thing in the morning and have the bay all to yourself.


4.    Have fun at Medano Beach

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With its perfect golden sand, Medano Beach is the beach to be in Cabo. The water is calm so it’s perfect for swimming and enjoying water sports like jet skiing, parasailing and kayaking.

If you’re looking for a quieter area of Medano Beach, walk along the sand heading away from town.


5.    Whale Watching Cruise

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Take a whale watching cruise and be prepared to see huge humpback whales spouting and breeching out of the water. These gentle giants are so active and fun to watch. It’ll definitely be an experience that everyone will never forget!


6.    Glass bottom boat ride


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What better way to watch the colorful fish and other marine life than on a glass bottom boat! This is one of the most popular activities to do in Cabo and it’s the perfect way to spend a day out on the water.

7.    Tequila tasting tours 

You can’t go to Cabo and not do a tequila tasting tour. There are a variety of places where you can enjoy a tasty shot of tequila. Each tour is combined with other experiences, so it’ll be easy to find the right tour for you.

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8.    ATV Riding

Explore the incredibly unique and diverse terrain of Baja California while riding on an ATV. You’ll love seeing the beautiful landscape at your own pace.

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9.    Take a Sunset Cruise  

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One of the most romantic and fun things to do in Cabo for couples and families.

As you set sail towards Land’s End, you’ll see the last of the sun seekers lingering on Lover’s Beach while the sky turns neon pink and fiery orange. Then you silently glide back to shore as the starry night sky shines above.  


10.  Fly on a zipline

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Feel free like a bird as you whizz through the air on a wire. Zip-lining is exhilarating and fun for those that are looking for an adrenaline-charged activity. It’s also a great way to see the pure breathtaking beauty of Los Cabos’ desert mountains and canyons.

11.  Bonus experience: Learn to stand-up paddle board


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The SUP craze (stand-up paddle boarding) has hit Cabo and has become a favorite activity for everyone! It’s the perfect start to the day. Head out in the early morning from Medano Beach and paddle to Land’s End and back before the beach gets too crowded.

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