Top Choice Landmark in Cabo San Lucas

Land’s End

Land’s End is by far the most impressive attraction Cabo has to offer. Hop on a panga (M$175) and head to El Arco (the Arch), a jagged natural feature that partially fills with the tide. Pelicans, sea lions, sea, sk…
Top Choice Church in San José del Cabo

Iglesia San José

The colonial-style Iglesia San José, built to replace the 1730 Misión San José del Cabo, faces the spacious Plaza Mijares.
Top Choice Museum in Tijuana

Museo de las Californias

The Museo de las Californias chronicles the history of Baja California from prehistoric times to the present. The exhibit kicks off with replica cave paintings, then covers important historical milestones, illustrat…
Top Choice Historic Building in Ensenada

Riviera del Pacífico

Opened in the early 1930s as Hotel Playa Ensenada, the extravagant Riviera del Pacífico, a Spanish-style former casino, is rumored to have been a regular haunt of Al Capone. It now houses the small Museo de Historia…
Top Choice Park in Loreto

Parque Marine Nacional Bahía de Loreto

This park makes Loreto a world-class destination for all types of outdoor activities; a number of outfitters offer everything from kayaking and diving along the reefs around Islas del Carmen and Coronado to horsebac…
Top Choice Island in La Paz

Espíritu Santo

A treasure of shallow azure inlets and sorbet-pink cliffs, Espíritu Santo is one of La Paz’ gems. It’s part of a Unesco World Heritage site comprising 244 Sea of Cortez islands and coastal areas, and a worthy day tr…
Top Choice Museum in La Paz

Museo de la Ballena

Opened in February 2016, the museum comprises five exhibition spaces with models, audiovisual displays and multilingual explanations concerning all aspects of the grey whales that live and breed in the local waters.…
Museum in Cabo San Lucas

Casa de la Cultura

Built into the solitary hill in downtown Cabo, the Casa de la Cultura has a theater, a small park and a mirador (lookout point). The mirador is surrounded by landscaped gardens and offers a view of all of Cabo. It i…
Museum in Cabo San Lucas

Museo de las Californias

This tiny museum has an endearing yet fascinating collection of historical artifacts, including maps, tools and journals going back to the 16th-century expeditions of the legendary conquistador Hernán Corté…
Winery in Tijuana

Vinícola L.A. Cetto

Still operated by descendants of Italian immigrants who arrived in Baja in 1926, this winery offers tours and tasting. L.A. Cetto produces a range of tasty varietals, as well as sparkling wines and a decent brandy.