Planning a Trip to Cabo San Lucas: Essential Cabo Travel Tips

Are you planning a trip to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico? Well, you’ve found the right Cabo travel guide here!

Whether you’re thinking about a month-long winter getaway as well – or just hopping down from the west coast for a few days of sunshine and margaritas – this Cabo trip planning guide has all you need to know about visiting Los Cabos.

Things to know before going to Cabo San Lucas

- Language - Currency - Visa and entry requirements - Plugs and electricity

When to visit Cabo

Well, there’s no bad time to visit, apart from maybe September (although there are definite pros to visiting Cabo then too).

Choose where to stay in Cabo

If you want to be able to step out of your hotel and run straight into the sea, be sure to book accommodation located on one of the swimmable beaches in Cabo.

Medano Beach – Best area to stay in Cabo San Lucas for swimming!

Medano Beach is swimmable, which makes it one of the most popular places to stay in the area.

Downtown Cabo – Best place to stay in Cabo San Lucas for cheap prices and buzzing nightlife

Visiting Cabo on a budget? You can save a bundle on your accommodation costs by staying in downtown Cabo San Lucas.

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Pacific Side – Best location in Cabo for quieter beaches and upscale resorts

The beaches on the Pacific side of Cabo do have one distinct disadvantage – you can’t swim here, due to strong currents and rips.

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