10 Best Cabo Day Trips to Explore Baja California Sur

Are you ready to venture beyond Los Cabos and discover the hidden gems of the Baja California Peninsula? Then look no further than these fun Cabo day trips!

When planning your vacation to Cabo, be sure to build in time for one or more of these day trips from Cabo San Lucas!

Swim with whale sharks in La Paz

Well, imagine yourself snorkeling alongside a gentle endangered creature that’s nearly as big as a bus. It’s mind-blowing.

Snorkel or scuba dive in Cabo Pulmo

It takes about two hours from Cabo to drive to Cabo Pulmo. But it’s sooo worth it!

Enjoy a Todos Santos day trip

Back in the day, Todos Santos was all about sugar cane. Now it’s about browsing, shopping, eating and soaking up the small town Baja vibe.

Explore Los Barriles

Famous for its sport fishing, kitesurfing and adventure sports, Los Barriles is a chill little beach town on the East Cape. It’s about a 90-minute drive northeast of Cabo San Lucas.

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Hike the Canyon of the Fox

If you like hiking – and want to swim by a beautiful waterfall in the mountains – one of the best day trips from Cabo San Lucas is a visit to the Canyon of the Fox in the Sierra de la Laguna mountains.

Surf at Los Cerritos

This laid-back beach town is one of the top surfing spots in Mexico and suits both beginners and experienced surfers.

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Photo: ME Cabo