Cabo San Lucas Nightlife
Cabo San Lucas has earned a reputation for its late-night revelry and boisterous nightlife. Many watering holes feature live music, and there’s no better place to party than Sammy Hagar’s Cabo Wabo Cantina, which serves up hard-rocking performances nearly every night.
If you’re looking to dance until dawn or listen to the occasional big-name rock group, make a beeline for the bars, clubs and discos surrounding Plaza Bonita in downtown Cabo.
These are some of the most iconic and trending spots that define Cabo San Lucas nightlife:
- El Squid Roe
- Giggling Marlin
- Mandala Club
- Jungle Bar
- Tanga Tanga
- Mango Deck Restaurant & Bar
- Slim’s Elbow Room
Cabo San Lucas Golf
With so many playable and picturesque courses dotting the Los Cabos coastline, it’s difficult to choose just one. Several of these championship greens were designed by golf legends (Jack Nicklaus and Greg Norman, Tiger Woods among others) and feature masterful 18-hole combinations that are etched into rolling desert terrain with gorgeous mountain and ocean backdrops.
Experience the best golf in Cabo, as rated by Golf Digest:
- Diamante Golf Club (Dunes), Cabo San Lucas
- Querencia Golf Club, Los Cabos
- Cabo del Sol (Ocean), Los Cabos
- Quivira Golf Club, Cabo San Lucas
- Palmilla Golf Club, San Jose del Cabo
Shopping in Cabo San Lucas
Cabo is a shopper’s dream come true. The area is strewn with art galleries, boutiques, open-air markets in addition to modern, air-conditioned malls. From locally-made handicrafts and fine silver jewelry to Talavera pottery and specialty tequila, you can find almost everything.
Beachwear, custom-made furniture, leather goods, high fashion clothing, Cuban cigars, original paintings, and hand-blown pewter and glass are all on offer. San Jose del Cabo’s historic district is where you’ll find artisanal wood carvings, hand-made clothing and much more. Marina Golden Zone in Cabo San Lucas is the ultimate collection of boutiques, fine dining and beautiful views. Here, you can spend the entire day browsing contemporary Mexican crafts, artwork, clothing and trinkets.
Cabo Family Activities
Los Cabos may be a dreamy spot for a romantic getaway, or a sportfishing adventure with your pals, but this area is also a terrific destination for families. When you’re not building sandcastles at the beach, you can take the kids on a zip-line tour, go whale watching in the Sea of Cortez, or take a glass-bottomed boat ride to El Arco and Land’s End.
There are horseback riding excursions, catamaran tours, and family programs at Cabo Dolphins, where you can interact with these intelligent marine mammals.
For an amazing day of snorkeling and tide pool explorations, take the kids to Chileno Bay.
Additional Resources on Things to Do in Cabo:
- Lonely Planet, Top 10 things to do in Cabo San Lucas https://www.lonelyplanet.com/mexico/baja-california/cabo-san-lucas/travel-tips-and-articles/top-10-things-to-do-in-cabo-san-lucas/40625c8c-8a11-5710-a052-1479d277dbd8
- S. News, Best Things To Do in Cabo San Lucas https://travel.usnews.com/Cabo_San_Lucas_Mexico/Things_To_Do/
- USA Today, Things to Do in Cabo San Lucas http://www.10best.com/destinations/mexico/cabo-san-lucas/