10 days in Baja California Itinerary

10 days in Baja California Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Palm Springs
Fly + Drive:  9 h 30 min
1
Todos Santos
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
La Paz
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
San Jose del Cabo
— 4 nights
Fly + Bus:  7 h 15 min
End: Palm Springs

2
nights
Todos Santos

Todos Santos ©
Todos Santos is a small coastal town at the foothills of the Sierra de la Laguna Mountains, on the Pacific coast side of the Baja California Peninsula, about an hour's drive north of Cabo San Lucas on Highway 19 and an hour's drive southwest from La Paz. Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): look for gifts at Mini Super Munchies, thenwander the streets of La Candelaria, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Tortugueros Las Playitas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: view the masterpieces at Manos Mexicanas, thendon't miss a visit to El Molino, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Cactus Sanctuary.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Todos Santos online travel route planner.

Palm Springs, USA to Todos Santos is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mexican Pacific Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Palm Springs in December; daily highs in Todos Santos reach 77°F and lows reach 65°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to go by car to La Paz.

Things to do in Todos Santos

Parks Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Mini Super Munchies, Cactus Sanctuary
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Tortugueros Las Playitas ©
Tortugueros Las Playitas
La Candelaria ©
La Candelaria
Cactus Sanctuary ©
Cactus Sanctuary

3
nights
La Paz

It's no coincidence that La Paz means "peace" in Spanish, as this tourist center with a small-town vibe offers a tranquil atmosphere and blissfully pleasant weather throughout the year.
When in La Paz, make a side trip to see Rancho Cacachilas in El Sargento, approximately El Sargento away. Next up on the itinerary: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, make a trip to Malecon, get a taste of life in the country at Rancho Cactimar Desert & Sea Eco-Ranch, and head off the coast to Isla Espiritu Santo.

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Traveling by car from Todos Santos to La Paz takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Todos Santos in December, expect a bit cooler with lows of 59°F in La Paz. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to drive to San Jose del Cabo.

Things to do in La Paz

Outdoors Nature Parks

Side Trip

Rancho Cacachilas
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Isla Espiritu Santo ©
Isla Espiritu Santo
Malecon
Malecon

4
nights
San Jose del Cabo

San Jose del Cabo ©
Underdeveloped and unexplored for most of its history, San Jose del Cabo emerged as a major tourist destination in the 1970s, when a growing number of sun-and-sand visitors discovered the area's appealing beaches.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near San Jose del Cabo: Cabo San Lucas (Fishing Charters & Tours, La Turquesa Jewelry and Art, &more). There's still lots to do: take in the exciting artwork at Ivan Guaderrama Art Gallery, browse the exhibits of Tanya Talamante, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Chileno Beach.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our San Jose del Cabo day trip app.

You can drive from La Paz to San Jose del Cabo in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. December in San Jose del Cabo sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 60°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Jose del Cabo

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Cabo San Lucas
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El Arco de Cabo San Lucas ©
El Arco de Cabo San Lucas
Fishing Charters & Tours
Medano Beach ©
Medano Beach

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