There are recurring vacation destinations and other emerging ones. The latter have a place in the Traveler’s Choice Awards 2017 , which recognize those places that are beginning to be protagonists in the tourism sector. In the first world position is San José del Cabo , a place with a quiet and relaxed atmosphere that is located in the southern part of the Baja California Sur peninsula, in Mexico . Today we tell you what to see here and how to enjoy one of the destinations that you will surely hear about.
What to do in San José del Cabo?
San José del Cabo is the head of the municipality of Los Cabos and features eighteenth-century Spanish colonial architecture in a serene setting that contrasts with Cabo San Lucas, which is very close 32 kilometers to the south. In the San José estuary you will be able to see the more than 200 species that inhabit it and you will practice canoeing and diving in the Cabo Pulmo National Park , where it is possible to enjoy the wreck of the Colima fishing boat and the only hard coral reef in the Gulf of California.
The beaches and the town
What will undoubtedly make you fall in love with this place will be its beaches . It is one of its main attractions, in addition to the serene environment of the town , which takes us to those typically Mexican municipalities that we have all seen on TV. It has a historic center with pedestrian streets where you can walk to see its colonial buildings.
Places of interest
The main attractions of San José del Cabo are the central Plaza Mijares, the Church of Mission San José del Cabo Añuití, the City Hall building and the House of Culture, the San José estuary that I mentioned before, the Puerto Los Cabos, and art and shopping galleries, among others.