This exquisite oceanfront golf club, often referred to as “The Pebble Beach of Baja”, was designed by Jack Nicklaus and has been named one of the top 100 golf courses in the world by Golf Magazine. It's been awarded with the title of the best golf course in the world and also hosts the PGA Senior Slam tournament.
After more than 25 years in the business, Silverados is where you find the experts in sport fishing in Los Cabos. Charter a boat and head out to catch marlin, sailfish, tuna, wahoo, roosterfish and dorado. Small pangas (local fishing boats) are available for light tackle fishing and beach exploring. The price includes your very own captain.
There are many different types of cruising to choose from, from dinner cruise to party cruise. One boat company Pez Gato offers the so called "Cabo Party Cruise", a sunset cruise that offers all-you-can-drink margaritas and where you spend two hours touring the coastline aboard on a 42-foot Hawaiian-style catamaran. Advance bookings are strongly recommended.
If you have ever dreamed of swimming with dolphins, this is the place to be. Both swimmers and non-swimmers can encounter Pacific bottlenose dolphins in the safety and comfort of state-of-the-art facilities. Options include swimming with dolphins and “Trainer for a Day” programs.
Located just off the main square in San Jose del Cabo is a plethora of art studios and galleries known as the Art District. The most popular art walks take place on Thursday evenings (November - May) when local artists make themselves available to the visiting of the public. They even serve complimentary drinks with live music.
A trip to one of Los Cabos’ most recognized landmarks, El Archo (the Arch) is a must. The 200-foot-high rock formation, situated just off the shore of Lover’s Beach, has the best view of the ocean. A water taxi from the Cabo San Lucas marina will take you underneath the arch and close to the sea lion colony.
A spectacular theme park that offers adrenaline tour for adventure lovers. From the longest zipline tour in Cabo, to the one-of-a-kind bungee bombers experience in Mexico, this park doesn´t fear any rivals. You don't fancy any of these extreme activities? You can still enjoy a ride on the back on a dromedary through the local flora and fauna.
Meat lovers can expect large portions and the “crème de la crème” of prime steaks in this steak house where fresh ingredients and attention to details is the winning formula. The perfect drink to pair with your dinner can be one of their fifteen hand-crafted cocktails.
“You hook it, we’ll cook it”, that´s the Giggling Marlin Bar & Grill's motto. After a day spent on a fishing charter, go and get spoiled in this Mexican/American-style restaurant where your daily catch can be cooked by experts of the Mexican cousine. Burritos, burgers and RBN (Really Big Nachos) are house specialties.
It's the one and only brewery in Los Cabos, ideal to get a chilled beer or enjoy traditional pub food such as Shepherd's pie and Buffalo wings. The restaurant, in fact, is just adjacent to the Baja Brewery and it is located in the historic art district of San José del Cabo. The outside beer garden is complete with a water wall and wood-fired pizza oven.
A paradise for burger lovers, here you can enjoy traditional beef burgers but also pork, lamb, shrimp, tuna and veggie burgers. Perfect to dine out with a family but also to enjoy one of their handcrafted beers with a bunch of friends. An extremely varied selection of national and international wines is offered.
A recently opened wine and pizza bar surrounded by a romantic, yet casual atmosphere. The stunning view of the Arches of Cabo will accompany you all along your dinner and a team of experts will delight you with a perfect service and a delicious European cuisine. The Michelin trained chef will turn your night into a culinary feast. Enjoy complementary tapas served during the happy hour.
Whether you fancy a strong espresso or a fully flavored latte, the single origin 100% organic Mexican beans at the Cabo Coffee Co. are just the perfect choice for a wonderful start of the day. The coffee beans are roasted daily medium or dark, to meet anybody´s expectation.
Healthy food, numerous options and excellent coffee are some of the ingredients of this tiny cafeteria located in San Jose del Cabo. What makes this breakfast spot unique are the organic products used for their delicious meals -these are grown locally and come from the owner´s own farm.
Inspired by the coffee culture of cities such as New York, Melbourne or San Francisco, Cafe Dona Dena focuses on the experience of the coffee. The shaded patio has a unique wall fountain and it offers an excellent location to relax and perhaps enjoy some pastries or some tasty gelato.
An intimate martini and jazz bar, it´s the place to go to if you want to enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and some sophisticated music. What is so extremely fascinating, is that the two passionate owners, Marty and Katy Daniels, are respectively the main piano player and singer, although other musicians may play too.
Three-levels mall with over 100 shops and businesses carry everything from elegant clothing to Harley-Davidson leather jackets and boots, as well as 10 movie theaters and a bowling alley. Also boosting restaurants, art galleries and live entertainment as well as a parking garage for up to 2000 vehicles.
Luxury shopping center with jewelry, antiques, fine art and international fashion brands as well as WiFi access throughout the mall. After a tiring day browsing at the millions of shop of the mall, get spoiled at the spa or enjoy a dinner made by gourmet experts, The Shoppes at Palmilla boasts some fine dining restaurants.
Located in the heart of San Jose del Cabo in the Art Distric, it's a place where inspiration and passion run wild. Visit the Gallery if you're interested in purchasing sculptures, paintings or interactive artworks or, if you just want to enjoy a vibrant exhibition.
Glass blowing art flourished in Mexico hundreds of years ago and the artisans of this shop in San Jose del Cabo has mastered the art to perfection. Hand blown drinking glasses characterized by a cobalt line are some of the most popular items, a perfect souvenir from the southern tip of Mexico. Blown glass demonstration are also held everyday.
The airport that serves Los Cabos is SJD Los Cabos International Airport, located 10 km from San Jose del Cabo and 34 km from Cabo San Lucas. The airport has three terminals and a taxi stand that is located at Terminal 3; the cheapest option to get to the city would be opting for a shared shuttle.
If you are not part of the spring break crowd or want to avoid tourists, the best time to visit is from May to June. The tourists who come looking for the sun during the winter will be gone, and the ones who want to spend their time here during the summer holidays have yet to hit. During the summer time, from July till September, it's hurricane season, and it's very hot and humid. If you are a fan of whale-watching, book your travel during December and March.
Mexico can be visited visa-free for up to 180 days by citizens of all European countries, USA, New Zealand, Japan, South-America, Japan, South-Korea and more. If you are unsure whether or not you need to apply for a visa, we recommend contacting the embassy or consulate in your country. All visitors who enter Mexico and travel farther than 20 kilometers and stay longer than 72 hours need to obtain the Forma Migratoria Multiple which you can present at the checkpoints of the country. This document can be obtained online at the price of 390 Mexican pesos.
Fast-paced traffic makes driving in the cities and the Corridor hectic, while back-country trips are much quieter. If you are looking to rent a car, contact Dollar Rent-a-Car at Lazaro Cardenas & N. Mendoza in Cabo San Lucas. Buses are a convenient way to get around, with services that run through the two towns of Cabo San Lucas and San Jose del Cabo. The main private bus company in Baja California Sur is called "Aguila", followed by "Autobuses de la Baja California"
Hailing a taxi is rarely a problem in Los Cabos. Local taxis are particularly easy to find at the airport and at the major hotels. One of the companies which provides an excellent taxi service is All Ways Cabo Transportation. They are known for their professional drivers and the impeccable cars. They even have a beer or water for you when you hop into the car!