Plaza Mijares, San Jose del Cabo

Landmark · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Stroll Plaza Mijares, a laidback plaza and a gathering spot for locals. This Spanish-style square is shaded by old trees and lined with colonial-era buildings. Admire the stately church building and town hall, or visit some of the art shops and galleries flanking the plaza. Hang out at one of the charming restaurants, view the picturesque gazebo in the middle of the square, or sit back and take in the tranquil atmosphere. Take a look at our San Jose del Cabo trip app to schedule your visit to Plaza Mijares and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • Beautiful old church where locals attend, get married at and sadly, funerals as well. The square and avenue leading up to it is lined with shops and restaurants that are affordable in price.  more »
  • This is a typical Mexican town square. VERY cute, well decorated and with shopping. The church there is vey very small, so not much to see inside, but definitely go to the town square.  more »
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  • Plaza Mijares is the centre of activity in the town of San Jose del Cabo. Our hotel Royal Solaris was about 30 minutes walk from the plaza. The plaza is also close to the municipal. The plaza is surrounded by the Catholic Church on one side and shops and restaurants along the three other sides. There always people in the plaza but it becomes very lively on Thursdays for the Art Walk. Artists bring their work to sell. It is a very interesting show of art and you can easily spend hours exploring work displayed in the various stalls Food and drinks are available. And there is an ice cream shop as well.
  • Fun spot. The whole town seems to gather here. Kids on roller skates, dancing, dogs doing tricks. Food carts, etc. Thursday art Walk is great. Come on a Sunday afternoon like a local, grab a bench and watch the city walk by.

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