Most major airlines fly to Los Cabos International Airport. Delta, Jet Blue, Spirit, Frontier, AeroMexico, American Airlines, Alaska, and United are amongst the most popular. Please check with your local travel agent for the best option.
No, Cabo San Lucas and San Jose del Cabo are two cities that together are known as Los Cabos. They do share a coastline, but are 20-minutes apart and offer two different atmospheres. Cabo San Lucas is known for a more vibrant party scene, while San Jose del Cabo tends to be more tranquil. Grand Velas Los Cabos is located right in the middle.
Expect sunshine 350 days a year in Cabo due to its desert climate and the Californian Gulf breeze. Winter months average in the mid 70's, while summer months can get just above 100 degrees, so pack accordingly and don't forget floppy hats, sunglasses, and sunblock. Evenings do cool off significantly due to less humidity. The best time to visit Cabo is from May to June after the bird migration, but before the hurricane season. If you're into whale-watching, plan to visit between December and March, and if you wish to go fishing, plan for the late summer or fall.
Cabo San Lucas, Mexico is located in the Mountain Standard Time (GMT -7) time zone just like Denver, CO. It is one hour ahead of California's Pacific Standard Time, and two hours ahead of New York's Eastern Standard Time Zone.
Cabo's Sonoro Gulf Coast Desert climate sees sun year-round. Winter months from December through March average in the mid 70's, while the summer months, June through September, can get just above 100 degrees. Pack accordingly and don't forget floppy hats, sunglasses, and sunblock. Evenings cool off significantly due to less humidity. Hurricane season runs from June through November, with August through October having typically the strongest winds. The spring months, March through May, bring comfortable warm breezes and 80-degree temperatures.
December is a great time to visit Los Cabos, with beautiful sunny weather, and whales arriving after migrating to the surrounding waters from the Bering Sea and it is also a great time to hit Cabo's world-class beaches, with the warm desert climate providing temps in the mid 70s and 80s.
From December through May, Baja is home to eight of the world's eleven whale species, who visit to birth and raise their young. In December, whale watchers can spot up to five different types of whales from Greys to Humpbacks, and sports fisherman can head out along the coast to catch striped and blue marlin.
Holidays Decoration in Cabo
During the holidays, the center of San José del Cabo is decorated with a big lighted tree, and Mexican sweets and holiday treats can be found in the town's charming shops.
Get behind the wheel of your own open-wheel tour car and explore Cabo. Play at your own pace on the Wide Open dirt track or backroads of the Baja Peninsula. Radio communication keeps you in touch with the tour guide who is there to keep you on track. Find your own way, off the beaten path, or let your guide direct you toward some of the backcountry's best sights. Push the envelope and conquer the elements off-road.
Imagine the eco-adventure of a lifetime. Track deep into the heart of the Baja outback onboard Unimog trucks to a hidden destination - Rancho San Cristobal. Enjoy spectacular scenery along the way and savor authentic Mexican cuisine upon arrival. Then it's time to saddle up for the ultimate adventure - a camel ride along a pristine, golden sand beach. Finish your adventure with a fun tequila tasting session, making this the ultimate outback adventure in Cabo San Lucas.
Ultralight Sky Tours
Explore all of Cabo from a new perspective. Fly high above the towering granite cliffs and sparkling azure seas in the rear seat of a powered hang glider. Let our experienced, licensed pilot take you on an unforgettable journey to discover the beauty of Baja from the air. With a range of tours, there's an adventure for everybody's thrill level, from short 10 minute hops to a 65 minute flight across all of the Baja peninsula.
If you crave the adrenaline rush of the coolest adventure sports in Los Cabos, you have to hop on a flyboard. Step into the wakeboard boots and get ready to soar and dive with the warm, clear Cabo waters around you. A personal watercraft provides a continuous water-powered jet to your specially equipped board, and our experienced trainers control your power and height. You do the rest with simple movements of your feet, knees and body weight. You'll be flying through the air and hovering like a pro in no time.
With breathtaking beaches at every turn, beach hopping in Los Cabos is the way to go. Some are great for surfing, and for water sports. Due to powerful undertows and treacherous waves, many beaches are not swimmable and therefore are best for just sunbathing. Playa Solmar, Lover's Beach, Divorce Beach, Chileno Beach, and Tequila Cove are among Los Cabo's best swimmable beaches.
Aside from amazing family-friendly activities found right at our resort, there are many attractions nearby perfect for mom, dad, and the kids. Cabo Dolphins and Cabo Submarine are two of the top choices for young children. Surf lessons at High Tide Sea Expeditions or Sea Trek, and Scuba adventures with Cabo Expeditions may appeal to the older kids. Everyone loves Wild Wet Fun Water Park, just north of San José del Cabo. Take a camel ride along the beach, or swim, snorkel and play in the sand at the many local beaches.
Yes, our personalized concierge service is available 24 hours/day for all of your travel needs. They can help you book tours and excursions so you experience all that Los Cabos has to offer. Visit loscabos.grandvelas.com/things-to-do for some local options.
Hurricane season in Mexico runs from June 1st to November 30th, with August through October having the strongest winds. But don't let that stop your travel plans, as our All-Inclusive resort has every provision to keep you safe and entertained.
Aside from amazing family-friendly activities found right at our resort, there are many attractions nearby perfect for the entire family. Cabo Dolphins and Cabo Submarine are two of the top choices for young children. Surf lessons at High Tide Sea Expeditions or Sea Trek, and Scuba adventures with Cabo Expeditions may appeal to older kids. Everyone loves Wild Wet Fun Water Park, just north of San Jose del Cabo. Take a camel ride along the beach or swim, snorkel and play in the sand at the many local beaches.