Playa Palmilla (Palmilla Beach), San Jose del Cabo

4.6
#1 of 8 in Parks in San Jose del Cabo
Beach · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
The remote coral sand cove of Playa Palmilla (Palmilla Beach) offers peaceful fishing, water sports, or just the chance to chat with locals. Watch the anglers returning with their catch, or rent one of the small pangas (boats typical to the area) at the beach. Depending on conditions, you can swim or surf here. Services include clean restrooms and potable water, as well as thatched umbrellas for escaping the sun. By using our San Jose del Cabo trip itinerary planning site, you can arrange your visit to Playa Palmilla (Palmilla Beach) and other attractions in San Jose del Cabo.
Create an itinerary including Playa Palmilla (Palmilla Beach)
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

Playa Palmilla (Palmilla Beach) reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.5
400 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • average public beach, bigger cove so more people. you can rent an umbrella and it's nice enough. public bathrooms but no shower to rinse off that i could see. my biggest downside is they have...  more »
  • It is a beautiful beach 🏝 it is located in the corridor from Cabo San Lucas to San José del Cabo, a bit hidden but a worthy visit  more »

Plan your trip to San Jose del Cabo

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Hidden gems in San Jose del Cabo

5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.8
Duration: 30 minutes
4.3
Duration: 2h 30 min
5.0
Duration: 2h 30 min

Side trips from San Jose del Cabo

4.7
Duration: 2h 30 min
4.5
Duration: 2h 30 min
4.9
Duration: 2 hours

Popular things to do in San Jose del Cabo

See all ›
5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.9
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min
5.0
Duration: 4 hours

Shopping in San Jose del Cabo

See all ›
5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
5.0
Duration: 2h 30 min
5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
5.0
Duration: 30 minutes

Museums in San Jose del Cabo

See all ›
5.0
Duration: 2h 30 min
4.9
Duration: 2h 30 min
5.0
Duration: 30 minutes
5.0
Duration: 30 minutes

Nearby attractions in San Jose del Cabo

5.0
Duration: 2h 30 min
4.7
Duration: 4 hours
4.5
Duration: 6 hours
4.9
Duration: 30 minutes
4.4
Duration: 2 hours
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min
3.8
Duration: 6 hours
4.4
Duration: 2h 30 min