16 days in Baja California Itinerary

16 days in Baja California Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Boston
Fly + Bus:  12 h 30 min
1
La Paz
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Todos Santos
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
3
Cabo San Lucas
— 3 nights
Bus:  30 min
4
San Jose del Cabo
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Los Barriles
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
6
La Paz
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  12 h 30 min
End: Boston

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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): head outdoors with Outdoor Activities and then don't miss a visit to Kiosco del Malecon. On your second day here, tour the pleasant surroundings at El Serpentario De La Paz, then view the masterpieces at Diaz Castro Galeria, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Balandra Beach.

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Boston, USA to La Paz is an approximately 14- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Boston to La Paz. In February, La Paz is warmer than Boston - with highs of 82°F and lows of 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Todos Santos.

Things to do in La Paz

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Balandra Beach
Highlights from your plan
Speed Boats Tours
El Serpentario De La Paz ©
El Serpentario De La Paz
Diaz Castro Galeria ©
Diaz Castro Galeria

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. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at La Candelaria and La Sonrisa de la Muerte. Visit Playa Los Cerritos and La Pastora for some beach relaxation. And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Tortugueros Las Playitas, take in the exciting artwork at Manos Mexicanas, kick back and relax at Palm Beach, and explore the striking landscape at Punta Lobos.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Todos Santos travel planning website.

Traveling by car from La Paz to Todos Santos takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from La Paz in February, Todos Santos is a bit warmer at night with lows of 65°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Cabo San Lucas.

Things to do in Todos Santos

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Playa Los Cerritos ©
Playa Los Cerritos
Tortugueros Las Playitas ©
Tortugueros Las Playitas
Palm Beach ©
Palm Beach

3
nights
Cabo San Lucas

Cabo San Lucas ©
One of Mexico's premier vacation spots, Cabo San Lucas lures pleasure seekers with its trendy restaurant scene, raucous nightlife, and, of course, picture-perfect beaches.
Visiting El Arco de Cabo San Lucas and Divorce beach will get you outdoors. Discover out-of-the-way places like Shark Diving and La Turquesa Jewelry and Art. There's still lots to do: take in the awesome beauty at Mt. Solmar.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Cabo San Lucas trip planner.

Traveling by car from Todos Santos to Cabo San Lucas takes an hour. February in Cabo San Lucas sees daily highs of 79°F and lows of 65°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to take a bus to San Jose del Cabo.

Things to do in Cabo San Lucas

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
El Arco de Cabo San Lucas ©
El Arco de Cabo San Lucas
Shark Diving
Divorce beach ©
Divorce beach

3
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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): view the masterpieces at Old Town Gallery, admire the masterpieces at Bill Olvera, then explore the galleries of Mi Casa Azul Art Gallery, then kick back and relax at Costa Azul, and finally get outside with Outdoor Activities. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: wander the wide-open spaces of Cuadra San Francisco, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parroquia San Jose, then take in the exciting artwork at Ivan Guaderrama Art Gallery, and finally view the masterpieces at Galeria de Ida Victoria.

For maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our San Jose del Cabo day trip planning site.

San Jose del Cabo is just a stone's throw from Cabo San Lucas. Expect little chillier evenings in San Jose del Cabo when traveling from Cabo San Lucas in February, with lows around 59°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can go by car to Los Barriles.

Things to do in San Jose del Cabo

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trip

Cuadra San Francisco
Highlights from your plan
Cuadra San Francisco ©
Cuadra San Francisco
Parroquia San Jose ©
Parroquia San Jose
Ivan Guaderrama Art Gallery ©
Ivan Guaderrama Art Gallery

1
night
Los Barriles

Los Barriles ©
On the 18th (Tue), admire the sheer force of Cascada Sol Del Mayo Waterfall and then stroll through Rancho Ecologico Sol de Mayo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: cast your line with a fishing tour.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Los Barriles trip planner.

Getting from San Jose del Cabo to Los Barriles by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 82°F in February, and nighttime lows around 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to drive to La Paz.

Things to do in Los Barriles

Wildlife Parks Tours

Side Trip

Santiago
Highlights from your plan
Rancho Ecologico Sol de Mayo ©
Rancho Ecologico Sol de Mayo
Fishing Charters & Tours

2
nights
La Paz

La Paz ©
To find out how to plan a trip to La Paz, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Los Barriles to La Paz takes 2 hours. On the 21st (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in La Paz

Outdoors Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Rancho El Cajon ©
Rancho El Cajon
Balandra Beach ©
Balandra Beach
Caktu Souvenirs ©
Caktu Souvenirs

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