Guide to the Beaches of Baja California

December 3rd , 2012 by
Categories: Mexico

SurfAccessible from the Medano Beach or marina in Cabo San Lucas, El Arco (The Arch), is the remarkable rock formation rising out of the Sea of Cortez that has become the iconic landmark of Los Cabos To reach Playa del Amor (Lover’s Beach) at El Arco you’ll need to hire one of the many water taxis, glass-bottom boats, kayaks or Jet Skis. Seals hang out on the rocks and, if the waters are calm, you might want to bring snorkeling gear. This is a particularly romantic place to be at either sunrise or sunset, and probably the most photographed stretch of sand, rock and sea anywhere in Mexico.

Near downtown San Lucas, facing a string of beachfront all-inclusive resorts, Medano Beach is beach party central and the place to Jet Ski, ride a banana boat, water ski, parasail and more. Chileno Beach is recommended for families, snorkelers and divers...

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