Cabo San Lucas, also known as just Cabo is located right on the very tip of the Baja Peninsula, a part of Mexico that juts out into the Pacific Ocean. Known as one of the very best tourist destinations in Mexico the city is a fantastic spot for sun and relaxation.
With the various resorts, vacation rentals and timeshares dotting the seashore, there are always plenty of visitors who are in the region all year round, but especially during the winter months.
Cabo is easy to reach, via both air and sea. With the Los Cabos International Airport servicing much of the air travel from the US and Europe and the port of Cabo San Lucas is a popular stop on the cruise ship route.
Water Based Activities
One of the main draws to a place like Cabo San Lucas is the water. It’s very unique location on the Baja Peninsula allows it to stretch out into the Pacific Ocean further than many other destinations. This means it is a water sport lovers paradise. From deep sea fishing to scuba diving, it is all here.
Sport fishing is one of the most popular activities in Cabo San Lucas. There are a number of high quality fishing charter boats that can be found along the docks and piers of Cabo that take visitors out for a full or half day of fishing for big fish like marlin, sailfish and yellowfin tuna. The area also is a perfect place to spot other sea life like dolphins and manta rays.
Cabo is not just for relaxing on the beach, in fact there are plenty of nightlife options around the town. Since there are so many visitors, especially during the winter, to Cabo, there are plenty of rowdy and fun beachfront bars and restaurants that will certainly make any trip to Cabo memorable. To experience the local flair and have a taste of some incredibly fresh seafood or other regional cuisines, head over to Happy Ending Cantina, Hacienda Cocina y Cantina and Maro’s Shrimp House and grab a delicious snack or meal.