The resort city on the southern tip of Mexico’s Baja California peninsula is a hotspot for tourists. Known for its beaches, water-based activities, and lively nightlife, Cabo San Lucas is an oasis of adventure and wellness.
If you are looking to escape the cold weather and are picturing warm, sunny days, Los Cabos is one of the top winter destinations in Mexico. Its vibrant tourist scene invites travelers from the United States and beyond as the weather in January and February has a high of 80°F.
If you are looking to escape the frigid temperatures wherever you are around the world, here are some reasons to explore the sandy beaches, endless sunshine, and turquoise waters in Los Cabos.
With average daily temperatures in the mid-70s and precipitation uncommonly low, winter days in Los Cabos are ideal. With its proximity to the sea, humidity stays low as well.
Due to the temperate weather, there is an abundance of activities to do around the area. On-land activities include hiking, golfing, and nature exploration trips while you can still enjoy water-based activities like snorkeling, paddleboarding, and more.
Speaking of water activities, winter is a great time to catch an abundance of wildlife. From marlins to yellowfin and dorado, the waters are particularly abundant this time of the year.
Whale watching season is from December to March, so you still have time to book a last-minute trip to catch these magnificent creatures. Around the Baja Peninsula Humpback and Gray whales migrate to the area to give birth and frequently can be spotted breaching the sea.
The city is full of great food throughout the year, but in the winter months, you can enjoy the fresh local fare. From local taco stands to gourmet restaurants, you’ll find classic dishes and fresh seafood everywhere.
Break away from the stresses of daily life and having to plan your day around the cold temperatures and book wellness stays at one of the luxury hotels in the area. From yoga classes to spa days to all-inclusive wellness retreats, blow away the winter blues and take care of your mind and body.
Whether you are looking to bask in the sun, go out and adventure, enjoy the beach vibes, or just get away and relax, a winter vacation to Los Cabos is ideal.