Cabo San Lucas is a beautiful beachside city in Mexico. It’s a favorite for couples’ getaways and honeymoons due to the luxurious Lovers’ Beach. Bring along your loved one and enjoy a fun and relaxing week in Cabo San Lucas for your next vacation. Check out our itinerary for ideas of where to go and what to do.
After arriving in Cabo San Lucas on your first day of vacation and settling into your beautifully decorated resort suite, start your vacation off right by relaxing in the area’s natural beauty. Take a walk along Lovers’ Beach and watch the sunset as you stroll along the sands. If you’d prefer to see more of the ocean at sunset, try a sunset cruise on a catamaran or a sailboat. You’ll enjoy a meal cooked by a gourmet chef as you enjoy the breathtaking sight of the sun setting over the Pacific Ocean.
Try something exciting by taking a whale watching tour. Book a private tour or join a group, and then head out onto the water to see humpback whales, gray whales, dolphins, sea lions, and more. These spectacular sea creatures are a sight everyone should see. If you’d prefer to stay on land, take a day trip to Magdalena Bay to see gray whales nesting in lagoons. Depending on the time of year, you might see a baby gray whale up close.
End your day with dinner at Mi Casa Restaurant. Enjoy the spirit of old Mexico as you dine on authentic Mexican cuisine such as chiles en nogada or chicken with mole. Every space in this restaurant is covered with the bright, vibrant colors of Mexican culture, so you’re sure to feel the spirit of Mexico when you dine at Mi Casa.
Spend your third day in Cabo relaxing with your loved one as you enjoy a couples’ spa day. Many Cabo San Lucas resorts offer spas with treatments such as body wraps, scrubs, and massages. Experience separate treatments or book a couples’ massage to unwind together. Some resorts, such as Sol Mar Beach Club Resort, offer massages right on the beach, so you can listen to the sounds of the waves as you relax with your partner.
Try dinner at Sunset Da Mona Lisa, where you can relish the taste of gourmet Italian food in a stunning beachside setting. Watch the sunset while you dine or take a stargazing tour at night with complimentary telescope and binoculars to use. The restaurant also offers private romantic evenings, personalized events, and weddings.
Surfing is a popular activity in Cabo San Lucas due to the many options for location and difficulty. If you’re a beginner, check out Cerritos for easy, steady waves. Learn to surf with one of the surfing schools in the area, such as Costa Azul Surf Shop or The Mike Doyle Surf School. Advanced surfers can challenge themselves at El Tule, where you’ll find big and powerful waves for the ultimate surfing thrill. Wherever you go to ride the waves, you’re sure to see spectacular views and have a great time.
After a day of surfing, rest with your loved one by visiting Nikki Beach. Rent a beautiful lounge bed by the beach and have a gourmet meal together as you watch the sun set. You can close the drapes surrounding the bed for some privacy, or wander around the venue for drinks and mingling with other vacationers at this premiere spot.
Fly in a private helicopter with your loved one and tour some of the most breathtaking sights of Cabo San Lucas. Get a bird’s-eye view of the beaches and landscapes of Cabo and take pictures of the area from a unique perspective. If you’re looking for a special moment in Cabo, consider waiting until you’re flying over Lovers Beach. This is an exhilarating experience that can’t be missed.
When you eat dinner on Day 5 at El Farallon, you’ll enjoy an unmatched view of the ocean, where you can watch the sunset while dining from a gourmet seafood menu. Make sure to taste the chocolate clams, a local delicacy. have a dessert of Mexican doughnuts, and end your day to the sound of waves crashing on the cliffside.
If you’re looking for a unique experience, try swimming with dolphins at a dolphin center in Cabo San Lucas. This is an intimate experience with just your loved one, the dolphins, and a dolphin expert to teach you how to interact with these amazing sea creatures. You’ll be thrilled to meet these friendly and playful animals, and swimming alongside them in crystal clear pools is an experience you’ll never forget.
Dry off and walk around town by visiting the Cabo Art District. Pass by the historic main square and church in San Jose del Cabo, then discover high-end galleries displaying artwork by local and international artists. Every Thursday evening, you can join the Art Walk and discover all that the district has to offer. Wine and food are offered at some galleries, while others will have special exhibits, artists in attendance, or openings of new work. If you’re interested in seeing unique Mexican art on your vacation, don’t miss this area.
Before you leave Cabo, make sure you make time for one more spa day. Visit the Cabo Spa located at Esperanza and unwind with some of the best spa treatments in the area. Whether you want traditional spa treatments or unique local offerings such as desert clay purification or papaya-mango body polish, you’ll find it here. Men can enjoy the Mexican beer & lime facial for purification and tension relief. A couple’s treatment beginning with a dip in a private plunge pool and ending with a couple’s massage will leave you calm and relaxed. By the time you leave Cabo, you’ll be refreshed, carefree, and ready for another visit.