Cabo San Lucas, which is located in Baja Mexico, is one of the most popular vacation destinations in Mexico with American tourists. Part of the appeal of Cabo San Lucas is it’s proximity to the US state of California which means it’s only a one hour plane ride away or a few hours by car.
The natural scenery in Cabo San Lucas is also fantastic with plenty of sun, sea and sandy beaches. Cabo San Lucas offers a whole host of vacation resorts to suit all lifestyles and budgets from young college kids on spring break vacation to family resorts with facilities for the kids.
Resorts in Cabo San Lucas
Many of the resorts in Cabo San Lucas are situated along the bay in the city which provides spectacular scenery. At the end of the Bay is the point where the Sea of Cortez meets the Pacific Ocean. Many of the resorts at Cabo San Lucas offer all inclusive deals, although you need to check the small print to find out exactly what ‘all inclusive’ means.
At some resorts this doesn’t cover drinks while at others it limits you to a specific menu with less choice. Resorts at Cabo San Lucas can get quite crowded during peak season so it’s best to book ahead to avoid disappointment.
Activities at Cabo San Lucas
Cabo San Lucas is particularly well known for its water based activities including fishing, swimming, scuba diving and snorkeling. Most resorts will have brochures available that give information on various activities and they can arrange to sin you up on a one day fishing trip of scuba diving excursion.
The Sea of Cortex is believed to have some of the best Marlin fishing available in North America, while the range of beautiful sea life that can be seen under the water surface is incredible. The fish at Cabo San Lucas are famed for not being afraid of human divers and will come right up to you and even eat from your hand if you have anything to give them.