17 days in Baja California Sur Itinerary

17 days in Baja California Sur Itinerary

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San Jose del Cabo
— 3 nights
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La Paz
— 4 nights
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Loreto
— 3 nights
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Todos Santos
— 3 nights
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Cabo San Lucas
— 3 nights

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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.
San Jose del Cabo is known for wildlife, nightlife, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Palmilla (Palmilla Beach), pause for some serene contemplation at Parroquia San Jose, get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, and take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

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Merida to San Jose del Cabo is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and ferry; or drive. Traveling from Merida to San Jose del Cabo, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in August, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to La Paz.

Things to do in San Jose del Cabo

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Ivan Guaderrama Art Gallery ©
Ivan Guaderrama Art Gallery
Playa Palmilla (Palmilla Beach) ©
Playa Palmilla (Palmilla Beach)
Plaza Mijares ©
Plaza Mijares

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La Paz

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.
La Paz is known for wildlife, beaches, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step off the mainland to explore Isla Espiritu Santo, take in the exciting artwork at Diaz Castro Galeria, stop by Casa Parra Gallery, and get outside with HarkerBoard co..

To find maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the La Paz day trip site.

You can drive from San Jose del Cabo to La Paz in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. While traveling from San Jose del Cabo, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in La Paz, ranging from highs of 44°C to lows of 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Loreto.

Things to do in La Paz

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Isla Espiritu Santo ©
Isla Espiritu Santo
Fishing Charters & Tours
Balandra Beach ©
Balandra Beach

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Loreto

Loreto ©
Loreto is a city in and municipal seat of Loreto Municipality, located on the Gulf of California in eastern Baja California Sur state, Mexico.The city of 14,724 people is located about 350km north of La Paz, the capital of Baja California Sur state.HistoryLoreto was the first Spanish colonial settlement of the Viceroyalty of New Spain on the Baja California Peninsula.The town was founded in 1697 by Jesuit missionaries, who found a steady spring of fresh water on this site, as the Misión Nuestra Señora de Loreto. Spend the 26th (Wed) exploring nature at Parque Nacional Bahia de Loreto. There's much more to do: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, make a trip to Malecon, and view the masterpieces at Richard Jackson Photo Galeria.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Loreto road trip website.

You can drive from La Paz to Loreto in 4.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Loreto can reach 43°C, while at night they dip to 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Todos Santos.

Things to do in Loreto

Nature · Parks · Tours · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Parque Nacional Bahia de Loreto ©
Parque Nacional Bahia de Loreto
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Malecon ©
Malecon

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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 27th (Thu): kick back and relax at Playa Los Cerritos, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Palm Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de Nuestra Señora del Pilar, explore the galleries of Agua y Sol, then take in the exciting artwork at Manos Mexicanas, then view the masterpieces at La Sonrisa de la Muerte, and finally stroll through Tortugueros Las Playitas.

To find photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Todos Santos trip itinerary tool.

You can drive from Loreto to Todos Santos in 5.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of flight and car. While traveling from Loreto, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Todos Santos, ranging from highs of 37°C to lows of 30°C. On the 29th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Cabo San Lucas.

Things to do in Todos Santos

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Playa Los Cerritos ©
Playa Los Cerritos
Spas
La Sonrisa de la Muerte ©
La Sonrisa de la Muerte

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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.
Cabo San Lucas is known for wildlife, nature, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at El Arco de Cabo San Lucas, view the masterpieces at La Turquesa Jewelry and Art, stroll through Chileno Beach, and cast your line with a fishing tour.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Cabo San Lucas travel planner.

Getting from Todos Santos to Cabo San Lucas by car takes about an hour. August in Cabo San Lucas sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cabo San Lucas

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
El Arco de Cabo San Lucas ©
El Arco de Cabo San Lucas
Fishing Charters & Tours
Off-Road Tours