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The Ultimate Guide To Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

The Ultimate Guide To Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

Destination Deep-Dive 3 MINS READ
Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

Known for the imposing El Arco rock formation that emerges from the sea at the point of the Baja Peninsula, Cabo San Lucas is the ultimate vacation destination. It boasts Playa El Médano, the stunning main beach, various water-based activities, and an array of fantastic hotels. Let us introduce you to Cabo San Lucas!

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A Guide To Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

Where is Cabo San Lucas located?

Marina in Cabo San Lucas

Cabo San Lucas, also known as Cabo, is located in the Baja California Peninsula (the state of Baja California Sur), in the middle of the Pacific Ocean and Sea of Cortez. It’s the biggest town in the Los Cabos municipality and only 30min from the Los Cabos Airport.

Places To See Near Cabo San Lucas: San Jose del Cabo, La Paz, Todos Santos, Eldorado, Constitucion, Navolato

Airports Near Cabo San Lucas: Los Cabos International Airport (SJD), Cabo San Lucas Airport (CSL)

What’s the best time to visit Cabo San Lucas?

A beach in Cabo

The best time to visit Cabo is from May to June and October to November. The weather conditions are ideal and there are fewer tourists.

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What’s the Cabo San Lucas weather like?

Famous rock formation in Cabo

Cabo has a Sonoro Desert climate, so most days of the year are hot and dry. The winters are mild and the rainy season is between August and September. However, the annual rainfall is less than 7 inches (17.78 cm). Although it’s rarely affected by hurricanes, the hurricane season officially lasts from May to November. The worst-case scenario is typically a few days of stronger-than-average winds and waves in September, so there’s no need to worry.

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What are the best Cabo San Lucas hotels?

Street light in Cabo

Some of the best hotels in Cabo San Lucas and the surrounding area:

Las Ventanas al Paraiso – Las Ventanas al Paraiso is a Rosewood Resort that offers eight resort pools, personalized service, excellent dining, and cozy suites with breathtaking views.

Waldorf Astoria Los Cabos Pedregal – Carved into the mountain, this five-star property features a private plunge pool, connecting rooms, a business center, a boutique, and a long list of accessible amenities.

Bahia Hotel & Beach House – Only 3 minutes away from Medano Beach, Bahia Hotel & Beach House provides an amazing on-site restaurant, a swim-up bar, a golf course, and a fitness center.

Casa Dorada Los Cabos Resort & Spa – This charming stay overlooks the famous Arch of Cabo San Lucas. It boasts 181 suites, an award-winning SaltwaterSpa, two free-form pools, amenities for water sports, and a playground.

Looking for a luxury all-inclusive resort in the Los Cabos area? You can also check out Hotel Riu Palace Cabo San Lucas, Marquis Los Cabos An All-Inclusive Resort, Dreams Los Cabos Suites Golf Resort & Spa, or Hard Rock Hotel Los Cabos.

What to do in Cabo San Lucas?

A square in Cabo

Here’s a list of fun things to do in Cabo San Lucas!

  1. Visit Marina Cabo San Lucas for whale-watching tours
  2. Kayak to Lover’s Beach
  3. Go horseback riding along sandy beaches
  4. Try authentic Mexican food in Downtown Cabo
  5. Go scuba diving in Cabo San Lucas Marine Park
  6. Embark on a parasailing adventure
  7. Enjoy a trip to San José del Cabo
  8. Take a sunset cruise
  9. Go snorkeling at Santa Maria Bay
  10. Visit Medano Beach, the most popular beach in Cabo

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What do I need to know before traveling to Cabo San Lucas?

Hot air balloons above Cabo

Cabo San Lucas Travel Tips:

  • Book your stay in advance;
  • Cabo’s official currency is the Peso, but the USD is also accepted;
  • Plan transportation ahead of time;
  • Don’t forget your sunscreen.

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