For an outdoor enthusiast Cabo san Lucas on the southern tip of Mexico has a range of activities to choose from, whether you love the ocean or are more of a land lover. There are many adventures to be had, either by yourself or as part of an organized tour. Activities in the ocean include snorkeling with the impressive whale shark to going on a camel safari. An adventure awaits you regardless of what sort of outdoor adventure you are looking for. You can take a whale watching tour to see the amazing Grey whales in Magdalena Bay. These magnificent creatures use these waters off Baja California as a breeding ground and nursery. There are only two other places in the world where these whales have breeding grounds. Aside from whale watching you can dive in and snorkel alongside the massive Whale shark. Dolphins and rays can also be spotted in the Pacific waters off Cabo san Lucas.
Sportfishing and kayaking are also popular pursuits in the waters around Cabo san Lucas aside from scuba diving, snorkeling and swimming. You can usually rent equipment such as kayaks so don’t worry if you don’t own all the equipment that you may need.Big game fishing in the ocean is something that helped put Cabo san Lucas on the map, with big fish such as Marlin and Sailfin being caught often.
They even have a water sport called Flyboarding which has become very popular in the area. Another quite recent water sport is standup paddle. They teach lessons in this at the scenic Arch landmark.You can also jetski and waterski or even surf in the ocean. There are also surf lessons given if you have never surfed before but want to learn how. They also offer a variety of tours including glass bottom boat tours which will take you past beautiful landmarks such as Lands End, the Arch and Lovers Beach. On the way you can look down and view the prolific marine life of the Pacific Ocean. On land you can go hiking, camping or on an ecotour to view the beautiful wildlife. There is even an equestrian center which offers horseback riding on the beach and on trails among other equine activities.
For the motor enthusiasts there is off road racing that you can partake in or watch. There are also tours that you can take by either renting out a jeep or on an ATV. You can travel through the desert and catch views of the ocean along the way. They also offer outback adventure trips in an H2 Humvee that you can rent. For some fun and adventure you can even go zip lining in the canopy over the scenic canyon terrain of the Boca de Sierra. This is sure to get your heart racing. There is a golf course designed by pro golfers if golf is your sport.
No matter what your tastes are and what type of outdoor activity you prefer, Cabo san Lucas is sure to have something that you will enjoy doing.