Cabo San Lucas: Baja Fishing Boats, Golfing, and Dancing, Oh My!

Mexico is a fantastic place to vacation. It is warm, it is close, and it can often be done on the less expensive side. Cabo San Lucas is rated one of the top Mexico tourist destinations, and it isn’t difficult to imagine why. It is lovely during the day and lively at night. Here are some popular activities that travelers have been enjoying in Cabo San Lucas for years.


Rent a Cabo fishing boat and have a blast! Baja fishing boats are well-known for being a fantastically fun way to enjoy the water and to catch your own dinner while you’re at it. Did you know Cabo San Lucas is known for being the marlin capital of the world?

Deep-sea fishing charters, of course, are another option, and there are plenty of which to take advantage. They can be quite flexible (half-day and full-day trips) and they allow you to enjoy the trip without some of the additional hassles of renting a boat all to yourself. Marlin, Swordfish, Snapper, and Rado are all fish that you may find in the great waters off of Cabo.


Bring your golfing shoes, or leave them at home and rent! There are a plentiful amount of championship golf courses in Cabo San Lucas, and yes, they are beautiful. Cabo Real Golf Club, Palmilla Golf Club, and Campestre San Jose Golf Club are just a few of the many amazing golf venues for you to work on your slice.


You might want to save your energy during the day because at night this Baja Peninsula Mecca has a wealth of fun nightlife to keep you out and about. There are amazing beachside bars and clubs that stay open until the early morning hours. A few well-known spots include The Giggling Marlin, El Squid Roe, and Cabo Wabo.

Whale Watching

What if you go during the winter or spring season? Take advantage of something Cabo San Lucas is known for: whale watching! Check out some of the tour companies that cater to those who want to see a few of these wondrous animals. The season to view them is December through April, so keep this in mind if you’re one of the Cabo travelers who is going for the “whale” season.

Cabo San Lucas is an outstanding destination for many Americans wanting to get away and do it with plenty of options for your vacation. You may be surprised to find that all of these options can be done on a budget.