Compared to thumping Cabo San Lucas, La Paz is a laidback, easygoing?city on the tranquil Sea of Cortez. On this all day excursion from Cabo San Lucas,?venture?off the beaten path as you drive north up the Baja peninsula, stopping in villages and pristine beaches that very few visitors see. Upon your arrival in downtown?La Paz, enjoy the city’s culinary flavors and stroll the Malec?_n, before crossing the peninsula to?Todos Santos and historic?Hotel California.?Throughout the day, your local guide and limited group size ensure attentive, personalized service.
Your tour begins around 8am when you’re conveniently picked up by a friendly guide at your Cabo San Lucas hotel. After driving a secluded coastal road away from the buzz of Los Cabos, your first stop is the Tropico de Cancer to experience the desert flora and fauna?and?shop at a local market.?
From here you drive to the town of?Barriles for panoramic views of the coastline, and drink in the beauty of this desert?town that’s world renowned?for its?fishing.?From here you head north to?San Bartolo, where you can purchase snacks like Mexican sweets, tamales, and empanadas. In the?mining town of El Triunfo, your guide will point out a smokestack designed by the architect Gustave Eiffel?the same architect responsible for designing the Eiffel Tower in Paris.?
Upon arrival in downtown La Paz, stroll on the waterfront Malec?_n, admire the restaurants and shops, and swim in the waters of Coromuel Beach on the northern outskirts of town. After swimming, splashing, and tanning on the sand,?admire?historic La Paz Cathedral and wander through town at your leisure, before dining at famous “Bismarkcito” in the heart of the?Malec?_n.
After lunch the adventure continues?by traveling to Todos Santos, for a visit to famous Hotel California and the chance to purchase?arguably one of the best margaritas in Mexico.?
At the end of this full-day Baja adventure, your small group tour concludes with transport back to your Cabo hotel.