Cabo San Lucas is one of the most well-known resort areas in Mexico. Ranked as one of the country’s top five tourist destinations, it is also one of the safest tourist destinations in the world. What was once a small fishing village at the tip of Baja California has become known for its beaches and nightlife, and for being a preferred vacation spot for Hollywood celebrities. Thousands of tourists flock to the area to take in the beautiful scenery, world-class snorkelling adventures and to (hopefully) party with celebrities.
Cabo San Lucas sights and travel tips...
Cabo San Lucas has a reputation for being a great place for water sports and relaxing on the beach. Sport fishing, surfing, diving, snorkelling and kayaking are what attract many tourists, but it’s the area’s nightlife and world-class resorts that keep people coming back. It’s also popular with honeymooners and for family vacations.
Beaches worth checking out include Land’s End, San José del Cabo, Playa del Amor (Lovers’ Beach), Playa Chileno, Playa Solmar and Playa Medano. When you are not relaxing on the beach, consider checking out Iglesia de San Lucas and town square, Cabo Wabo Cantina, Arte de Origen, Marina Cabo San Lucas, and if you’re feeling adventurous, consider booking a day trip with Panterra Eco-Expeditions. In the winter, pods of whales can be observed in the area, offering a unique must-see experience.
With a tropical desert climate, the average temperature in Cabo San Lucas is 29°C throughout the year, getting as low as 25°C in January and as high as 33.7°C in August. There is no shortage of warm weather. The rainy season is August to October, when hurricanes are possible.
Travel insurance for Cabo San Lucas
Recent hurricanes in Cabo San Lucas reinforce the importance of having travel insurance for tropical destinations. You never know when a storm can hit, and you never known when you might need travel assistance during your stay. Whether you need travel insurance for your honeymoon, travel insurance for a family vacation or any other form of travel insurance coverage, Blue Cross can provide the coverage you need, and the coverage that allows you to travel with confidence when you visit Mexico. Contact us to get a free travel insurance quote today.