19 Unique Things to Do in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

Cabo San Lucas is full of an amazing variety of activities to enjoy and things to do.

But if you’re planning a trip to Cabo and would like a few unique things to do in Cabo San Lucas – apart from beaching – carry on reading!

Hike along a canyon to a waterfall

Lace up your runners (or hiking boots) – and get ready to experience a completely different side of Cabo on a 5-mile hike in the Sierra de Laguna mountain range, about a 90-minute drive from Cabo San Lucas.

Stay in a treehouse

Along with villas, Acre has 12 wooden treehouses on solid stilts, surrounded by soaring palm trees. Climb up massive wooden stairs with metal railings, and you reach your private perch.

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Sail on a pirate ship

Combine your pirate ship adventure with whale watching and the whole family will be glued to the rails, keeping an eye out for humpback whales breaching and slapping the water with their tails.

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Snorkel with sea lions at Espiritu Santo

Espiritu Santo Island is part of the UNESCO-recognized nature reserve near La Paz, and it’s home to some incredible sea life – including a sea lion colony!

Try sandboarding at Mogote Dunes

This desert sport (like snowboarding, but with sand) makes the most of the steep coastal sand dunes around La Paz for exhilarating results.

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Taste tacos on a Cabo taco tour

Going to Mexico without trying the local tacos is a travesty. Tacos are the “meat-and-potatoes” of Mexican cuisine!

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Photo: ME Cabo

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