Welcome to Pescadero

A foggy speck of coastal crossroads between Half Moon Bay and Santa Cruz, 160-year-old Pescadero is a close-knit rural town of sugar-lending neighbors and community pancake breakfasts. But on weekends the tiny downtown strains its seams with long-distance cyclists panting for carbohydrates and day-trippers dive-bombing in from the oceanfront highway. They’re all drawn to the winter vistas of emerald-green hills... Read More

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$74.99 Cultural & Theme Tours

Todos Santos and Pescadero Day Trip from Los Cabos

After a morning hotel pickup in Los Cabos, travel with your guide north along the Pacific coast of the Baja Peninsula. Pass through picturesque towns like Migriño, Elias Calles and Cerritos, soaking up views of the ocean and the Sierra de la Laguna mountains along the way. A photographer accompanies your small group for your convenience, allowing you to focus your attention on the sights. (Pictures are available online approx. three days after your tour.)Stop at the coastal town of Pescadero, with a population of just over 2,300 people, and get to know the local industries. Visit a blanket-weaving factory and purchase one-of-a-kind souvenirs to take home; check out agricultural fields that produce organic fruits and vegetables; and sip delicious Mexican coffee at a coffee bean roastery (not included). Next, continue north to Todos Santos, a charming colonial town situated at the foothills of the Sierra de la Laguna mountains. Located near the Tropic of Cancer, Todos Santos is a desert oasis partially surrounded by streams, orchards of mangos and palms, and colorful blooms. Follow your guide for a walking tour of its historical center dating back to 1723. Swing by the town square, city hall, theater and a Jesuit mission church. Stop before an Aztec calendar and the monument of the gray whale and learn about their history. Visit the iconic Hotel California, made famous by the Eagles song of the same name.Check out the vibrant multicultural arts scene in Todos Santos and meet artists inside galleries. Head into shops to sample locally made candy and taste tequila, along with damiana, a local herb often used in preparing margaritas.After your walking tour, enjoy two hours of free time to explore the art district and shops on your own. Your guide also provides recommendations on where to find a delicious lunch (own expense).Your 6-hour tour ends with transport back to your Los Cabos hotel.

$289.42 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Remote Beach Sailing Cruise with Snorkeling from L

Your tour begins with transport from central meeting points in Los Cabos. Board a vehicle and head the marina to board the sailing cruise. On the way, you will stop at Pescadero for a bathroom break. Then, you'll reach the La Paz marina and get on the boat where you will enjoy breakfast including fruit, yogurt and pastries.Enjoy sailing in the waters of Sea of Cortez, admiring the wonderful views. You'll reach the remote beach and enjoy snorkeling there and seeing tropical fish and swimming with sea lions. You can also go kayaking or paddle boarding and have a great time at the beach. Your tour also includes a delicious lunch with chips, salsas, snacks, soft drinks and you'll get beer, bottled water, ice, and an open bar throughout the entire day. Board the cruise back to La Paz to take the transport back to Los Cabos. Along the way, you'll stop at Todos Santos for a bathroom break and to admire the picturesque little town. Your tour ends with drop-off at each central meeting point in Los Cabos. Fruits and vegetables for the tour are sourced from local farms and delivered daily. There is organic chicken delivered daily and prepared on board in various ways, along with multiple side dishes. Snorkel gear, Flotation vests, Kayaks, Paddleboards, Powered attendant boat, Beach towels, Layout mattresses, cushions and pillows are all included.

$159 Day Trips & Excursions

Silicon Valley Tech Tour

HALF DAY SILICON VALLEY TECH TOUR:Only have a little time and want to see where it all began? Let an Incredible Adventures guide take you back in time while driving you into the future for a half day tour of Silicon Valley. We'll start the day with a visit to the Computer History Museum where you'll get a chance to see some of the first mega-computers and commercially produced machines and the classics like Pac Man and Atari to stir up some childhood memories. We'll visit the Google Campus and gift shop and check-in at Facebook before heading back to San Francisco.. FULL DAY SILICON VALLEY TECH AND NATURE TOUR:This fabulous itinerary will give you the chance to 'check in' at the Google Campus, Facebook and the Computer History Museum to learn how it all began. Then we'll drive over the beautiful coastal range to 'check out' on the Pacific Coast Highway. Grab a bite to eat in the historic and remote town of Pescadero, then head to happy hour or a stand up paddle board tour at Half Moon Bay before heading back to San Francisco.