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Things to do for First Time Vacationers in Los Cabos

Los Cabos is a magical land full of contrast. It is composed of two towns (two different personalities); Cabo San Lucas (an exciting fun and vibrant beach destination) and San Jose del Cabo (a traditional and historic city with charming cobblestone streets). This secluded municipality offers dynamic fun that suits the best of both worlds – here are the not-to-be-missed activities to enhance your stay in this versatile vacation stop.

Whether you choose a luxury all inclusive hotel for your family, a romantic getaway or a luxury vacation rentals in Los Cabos, Mexico, these are the must do activities for first timers having a holiday at this Mexican beach destination.


A stroll in the Marina is a great way to start your visit in this magical city. The Marina Golden Zone is situated in the beautiful downtown area, and it offers the finest in shopping and dining. The Restaurants not only in this zone but in the whole region offer menus of all-time

favorites – from a diversity of tastes and budgets. Any day of the week, the Marina has plenty of action, a dull day is never an option in this zone or anywhere in this region.


A central focus of Los Cabos is El Arco (The Arch) in Land’s End, located at the southern end of Cabo San Lucas, between Playa del Amor and Playa del Divorcio. You can check out these gold rock formation from the popular beach Medano or take a boat ride directly to Land’s End, where you’ll find sea lions resting over the unique rocks that were formed through rough waves and winds. The majority of white sandy shores of Los Cabos have strong currents and riptides which are not suitable for swimmers; however, the coastline has become a hot spot for snorkelers and divers due to the active marine life. Medanos Beach

is a popular beach (easy to find) to spend a family day, and it offers a lot of water-based activities. Playa del Amor (Lovers Beach) is the perfect hideaway for couples looking for romance; hence, this unique beach is quiet and peaceful.


When the night falls, the set of Los Cabos (Cabo San Lucas) is cheerful and social – from small local bars playing live music to classy lounges and wild dance clubs. Los Cabo is the perfect destination to celebrate with family and friends. If you are looking for a cosmopolitan hub, BMI (Beach Club Blue Marlin) is the stylish beach lounge you need. An excellent place to party the night away is the well-known Cabo Wabo, Cabos night-life trademark El Squid Roe, or the VIP Mandala Food & Wine Club. For those who are looking for a more chilled-back ambiance; Baja Brewing Company is a fantastic place to let the night

carry you away while you fall in love with the spectacular view of the Ends Land with a crafted beer on your hand.


If you prefer a romantic spot under the stars with a soft soundtrack of waves crashing onto the coast, El Farallon hosts a champagne tasting experience especially for you and your significant other (wine and other cocktails are also available). You cannot leave Los Cabos without taking a memorable sunset sail – whether it is a romantic cruise, a wine and jazz sunset sail, a pirate party or Mexican dinner fiesta, there is a special sunset cruise for everyone!


Los Cabos is the ultimate place to have the experience of a lifetime. “The aquarium of the world” (as oceanographer Jacques Cousteau

refers to Los Cabos) allows every family member to admire the abundant marine life through world-class diving, snorkeling and through a submarine. Families can also create a bond of love and respect with beautiful, intelligent creatures through the interaction experiences in Cabo Dolphin. If you are up to some adrenaline fun, Baja California offers the ultimate experience to get off-road and explore the region. Kick of dirt as you launch through deserted land in your rented 4×4 vehicle or on a guided ATV excursion. There are plenty of more awesome things to do in Los Cabos, but the rest is for you to discover.