Side Trips around Cabo San Lucas

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The combination of ocean, desert and mountains combine to make Los Cabos an intriguing and beauatiful destination.

In and around the surrounding area are many quaint Mexican villages, towns, and points of interest.

Listed below are a few short junkets or full day Cabo trips that will allow you to explore nature and the colorful history that Southern Baja offers to naturalists.

The towns and villages of Southern Baja should intrigue visitors who enjoy day tours and want to explore those "off the beaten path" destinations.

Explore these unique places and savor something a bit different on your next vacation.

Espiritu Santo Island Expedition is a side trip to the UNESCO preserved island near La Paz.

Espritu Santo, otherwise known as the "Jewel of the Sea of Cortez," is an UNESCO preserved island off the coast of La Paz. This region is a perfect secluded getaway from Los Cabos where you can experience stunning scenery and interesting wildlife. Cabo Expeditions' Espiritu Santo Island Expedition is a day long adventure to the Island of Espiritu Santo. You will get picked up from your hotel, receive breakfast and lunch and then have a chance to snorkel around the beautiful island. During your snorkeling adventure, you will be able to swim with sea lions and a whole variety of tropical fish. The tour also includes breakfast, lunch and soft drinks for the ride. Snuba or Scuba Diving is extra.

 Small Town Excursions from Cabo

There are many small towns surrounding Los Cabos. Many of these are in the mountains and offer plently of hiking excursions and other nature activities.

  • Miraflores:
  • Santiago: This desert oasis is popular for its small zoo as well as the nearby hot springs and waterfalls.
  • San Bartolo:

City Excursions from Cabo

Baja California Sur is home to few cities, but the ones that it does offer are full of culture.

  • La Paz: Take a side-trip to the capital of Baja California Sur.
  • Todos Santos: This surfer town is also great side trip for those looking for art.

 Beach Towns and Diving Spots Near Cabo

  • Los Barriles
  • Cabo Pulmo