Along with the crystal clear water and the white sandy beaches, the beautiful landscape welcomes its visitors to discover the unspoiled beauty of Cabo San Lucas which is based on Baja California Sur of Mexico. Once a small fishing village, this city witness the meet of the Sea of Cortez with the Pacific Ocean. Cabo San Lucas is a modern tourism destination that attracts celebrity travelers to the Adventure junkies. This place is a paradise for all the adventure lovers, as it gives the chance to try all the water sports and activities like Scuba diving, jet-skiing, snorkeling, parasailing, banana boating, etc. Also known as Cabo in short, this place is situated on the southern end of the Baja California Sur of Mexico.
Cabo San Lucas, where history meets the modern way
Previously the Cabo San Lucas was a small fishing port. It was only accessible from La Paz city. The Airport of San Jose del Cabo was expanded in the late 1970’s and this place had turned into a favorite beach holiday destination during 1980’s to 1990’s. The old town is known as San Jose del Cabo, which is known for the type attribute of a Mexican town. The main town is located about 20 miles southwest from the Airport. This main town is famous for the modern lifestyle, marine life, water activities, beautiful beaches and many more attractions.
The unique places and locations of Cabo San Lucas you need to see:
Cabo San Lucas is an excellent town with Spanish-inspired architecture and the age-old charm. Yet, the main attractions of this city are marine life and its beautiful beaches,.
Arch of Cabo San Lucas
The Arch of Cabo San Lucas is a formation of rock located in the middle of the sea. The place is colloquially known as ‘El Arco’. Along with the amazing shapes and beautiful scenarios, this place is also famous for the presence of sea lions. This place is also known as the “Land’s End” as exactly in this place the Sea of Cortez meets the Pacific Ocean.
The trip to Cabo san Lucas cannot be completed without visiting some of the famous beaches of this destination. The term lover’s beach itself raises the curiosity about this beach. Although, the peace, and tranquility you are expecting to find in this beach are not on the offer. Located close to the Arch of Cabo San Lucas the lover’s beach is a beautiful beach without the luxury of beach bars and the other facilities. Yet, the relaxing atmosphere and the beach stretch are quite impressive for the travelers.
This is not a single beach; rather it is a collection of small beaches adjacent to the lover’s beach. The underwater visibility of these beaches is great. Thus, the idea of snorkeling is great on this beach.
Although the name signifies the beach of a broken relationships, this beach is perfect for lovers. The adventure lovers can opt for a round trip to the glass boat to this beach for observing the sea creatures. This beach is located very close to the Arch of Cabo San Lucas and Lover’s Beach. The granite rock foundation of this beach is also very impressive.
This beautiful beach located in the Cabo Bay is an excellent beach that offers all kinds of activities a traveler can seek. From the sunbathing to a wide range of Seafood, this beach can offer you everything. The popular water sports like Parasailing, Jet Skiing are most common on this beach. The boat trip to the Arch of Cabo San Lucas or lover’s beach can also be done from here.
The Chileno beach or the playa de Chileno possesses the crystal clear water which offers the visitors the gorgeous glimpse of the sea life below. The sea creatures like sea turtles, eels, starfishes, the tropical fishes are available in this beach. This beach thus gives you excellent opportunities to snorkeling and diving. You can also opt for a snorkeling tour to the playa Chileno from the marina of the Cabo Bay.
The Solmar beach or Playa Solmar is an excellent beach located very close to the Marina. The term Solmar signifies ‘Sunsea’. This beach provides an excellent view of the sunset and sunrise. The playa Solmar is excellent for Whale watching. Give a trip to the Whale Watcher Bar to enjoy the whales with a glass of cocktail in hand.
All these beaches are perfect options for adventures like Parasailing, jet-skiing, snorkeling, whale watching, or just a round trip in the glass-bottom boat. Whether on a romantic holiday or on an adventure tour, you must have these experiences to get the real taste of the excellent small town Cabo San Lucas.