Check out the Unique Attractions of La Paz
La Paz, the capital of Baja California Sur, is located in the Baja California Peninsula. The city is full of renowned art, parks, gray whales in the beautiful beaches, and bars and restaurants for dining and drinking along the water.
See the Sea Lions
Arguably one of the most popular activities in La Paz is swimming with the sea lions or diving or snorkeling with whale sharks in the Sea of Cortez. You can always see the sea lions, although the whale sharks are seasonal, usually seen from November through February. Keep in mind, you do need to take a guided tour to see the sharks, private vessels are prohibited from their prominent area.
Walk Along the Malecón
The La Paz Malecón has a variety of beachside shopping, with dining for all tastes and preferences ranging from local flavors to sushi to ice cream. It’s a hotspot in the evenings for locals and tourists alike, providing a great spot for boat and people-watching. Rent a scooter for a fun ride around the area.
Venture Out to Isla Espíritu Santo
Known as the most beautiful island in the Sea of Cortez, Isla Espíritu Santo can easily be accessed by a short boat ride from the city. Watch the blue waters turn to turquoise as you see the magnificent home to sea lions, dolphins, birds, and more. The islands are uninhabited so you can truly enjoy the marine life in its natural habitat.
See the Rancho el Cajon on Horseback
The Rancho el Cajon is one of the La Paz places that really captures the spirit of the city. Take in the sights of the area at a comfortable stroll or exhilarating gallop. You get to see the desert, the beach, villages, everything the city encompasses. Plus, it’s all made that much better by traveling horseback and getting closely acquainted with the majestic animals.
Hit 18 Holes on the Golf Course
If you stay in the Paraiso del Mar vacation rentals you get access to the acclaimed Arthur Hills golf course. There are 90 villa homes or six condominiums to choose from. Or, if you’re looking for other vacation rentals to choose from, there are hundreds of La Paz places to choose from. Check out Casago for a convenient one-stop shop to find the perfect spot for you to stay on your vacation.
Visit La Paz for one-of-a-kind shopping and dining all wrapped up in a beautiful scenery. While you’re there, make sure to check out the town’s exciting attractions and unique marine life. It’s a trip you’ll never forget.