Playa Palmilla (Palmilla Beach), San Jose del Cabo

4.6
#1 of 8 in Parks in San Jose del Cabo
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.
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  • When the black flag flies at your resort but you want to go swimming, this public beach is the answer. There are a few palapas but if they are occupied you can rent an umbrella. The locals go here, so...  more »
  • Tucked into a protected bay, this gorgeous white sandy beach is a swimmers dream. Waves can get strong but are usually manageable, and fairly easy to get in and out of the beautiful turquoise water. W...  more »
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