8 days in Cabo San Lucas & Cancun Itinerary

8 days in Cabo San Lucas & Cancun Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Cabo San Lucas
1
Cabo San Lucas
— 4 nights
+2
Bus + Taxi + Fly:  8 h
2
Cancun
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + Taxi + Bus:  8 h
End: Cabo San Lucas

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nights
Cabo San Lucas

Cabo San Lucas ©
One of Mexico's premier vacation spots, Cabo San Lucas lures pleasure seekers with its trendy restaurant scene, raucous nightlife, and, of course, picture-perfect beaches.
Step out of Cabo San Lucas with an excursion to Ivan Guaderrama Art Gallery in San Jose del Cabo--about 38 minutes away. There's much more to do: explore the striking landscape at El Arco de Cabo San Lucas, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, take in the exciting artwork at Golden Cactus Gallery, and don't miss a visit to Tomas Spangler Photography Gallery.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Cabo San Lucas driving holiday planning app.

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major aiport is Los Cabos International Airport. January in Cabo San Lucas sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Cancun.

Things to do in Cabo San Lucas

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Ivan Guaderrama Art Gallery
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La Turquesa Jewelry and Art ©
La Turquesa Jewelry and Art
El Arco de Cabo San Lucas ©
El Arco de Cabo San Lucas
Fishing Charters & Tours

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nights
Cancun

Few destinations in Mexico dazzle visitors quite like Cancun, a modern resort town filled with glitzy hotels sitting on picturesque and well-developed Caribbean beaches.
Cancun is known for nightlife, wildlife, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: browse the different shops at La Isla Shopping Village, go for a walk through Av Kukulkan, take in the spiritual surroundings of Catedral de la Santisima Trinidad, and kick back and relax at Playa Delfines.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Cancun journey site.

Getting from Cabo San Lucas to Cancun by combination of bus, taxi, and flight takes about 8 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Cabo San Lucas to Cancun, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. January in Cancun sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cancun

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Swim with Dolphins
La Isla Shopping Village ©
La Isla Shopping Village
Av Kukulkan ©
Av Kukulkan

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