Los Cabos


Main information

Los Cabos is situated at the tip of the Baja Peninsula and consists of two major townships. Cabo San Lucas and San Jose del Cabo are the two heavenly vacation spots that make up Los Cabos. Two territories are linked by a 32 km corridor, hosting some of the world’s finest resorts, luxurious accommodations, private vacation villas, signature golf courses and many more.

San Jose del Cabo is known for its historical nature. Despite the fact the area has calm and laidback atmosphere, attractions and amenities are just as desirable as of its more upbeat counterpart Cabo San Lucas. In the heart of San Jose del Cabo, you will discover Estero San Jose – a tropical estuary. This is a great location for kayaking and observation of bird faunas or other wildlife the local ecosystem has to offer. Having Rio San Jose as the contributing river, this 125 acre large estuary plays a significant role in the environment of San Jose.

Cabo San Lucas possesses a fun energy and is popular for its hip nightlife. The city’s attractions and “things to do” are even better during daytime. The luxurious Marina, known for its high quality services, is amongst the many. The Marina is capable of hosting lavish yachts and prestigious vessels up to 200 feet long. Also, Playa Del Amor (Lover’s Beach) is a must visit beach for couples, where they can stroll along the shore holding hands. It’s absolutely an ideal spot for romance. Even the signage at the entrance reads: “Here, all the beauty is natural, just leave your trace on the sand”.

There are more than 51 hotels and 10,000 rooms in Los Cabos. From boutique hotels, hotels “gran turismo” to resorts stretching from East Cape to San Jose del Cabo. Despite the fact that the official language of the region of Los Cabos is the Spanish language, English is also widely spoken.

From the territory of San Jose Del Cabo to Cabo San Lucas, Los Cabos offers 20 magnificent beaches to its visitors. The most well-known paradise for surfers is located of the beach of Costa Azul. Palmilla beach, a favorite place for photographers, while Chileno beach is perfect for swimming and snorkeling. Medano beach is a center for water sports activities for Cape San Lucas and Playa del Amor, which is only accessible by water. Majority of these beaches are secluded but some are crowded. Several offer variety of the restaurants and public showers but some do not. Currents can be quite strong and visitors are strongly advised to pay attention to the signs before swimming.


The region’s geography is extremely diverse. It is an assortment of untouched desert, white sandy beaches and spectacular cliffs. “The Arch” is another distinctive feature of Los Cabos. The Arch is located exactly at the point where the Pacific meets the Sea of Cortez and has formed due to phenomenon of the sea waters washing off on both sides.


San Jose del Cabo offers a wide range of exclusive boutiques and galleries with high-end works of art, handcrafts, jewelry, clothing and much more. Cabo San Lucas boasts a large selection of clothing stores and artisan goods, souvenir shops and markets, as well as a Luxury Avenue Los Cabos shopping center.

Tourists enjoy numerous eco-activities such as whale watching, trekking tours, mountain biking, bird watching, rock climbing and swimming with whale sharks. Water sports include diving, snorkeling, parasailing, surfing, windsurfing, kayaking, waterskiing and sailing. During the evening, you may watch a sunset while horseback riding and taking a moonlit walk right after.

Good To Know

Visa requirements
Not required for EU and US citizens
Languages spoken
Currency used
Mexican peso
470,000 km2


Recommended by Arminas Travel
Grand Velas Los Cabos is the only Luxury All-Inclusive resort in the area with stunning facilities facing the Gulf of California.
Grand Tourism
Beach hotel
All inclusive
Recommended by Arminas Travel
A Rosewood Resort sets the standard for the luxury hospitality industry with its unparalleled level of service, innovative amenities and romantic ambiance
Grand Tourism
Beach hotel
Recommended by Arminas Travel
One&Only Palmilla’s quintessential Old World Mexican elegance combined with postmodern luxury has made it one of LosCabos’ most iconic hotels
5 Stars
Beach hotel


No data was found


Throughout more than 15 activities you’ll discover visual puns and optical illusions, different ecosystems, the freedom of flying through the air, the adrenaline of slipping on refreshing water, and a place full of flavor and moments of relaxation and purification at a Natural Xpá.