Weekend Escape to Todos Santos

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Weekend Escape to Todos Santos is a perfect trip for nature and art lovers to discover the incredible wonders of Southern Baja outside of Los Cabos.

Take a Weekend Escape to the oasis of Todos Santos in Baja Sur and explore this charming small and friendly artisan community, declared a Magic Town (Pueblo Magico) in 2006. Head to the famous Sea of Cortés to snorkel and swim in the crystal-clear water of Espiritu Santo Island where you can swim with the playful sea lions that inhabit this hidden gem in Baja. Enjoy unforgettable desert views and seascapes with a private cliffside hike at Punta Lobos. Witness the fishermen bringing in their catch for the day, learn about the desert’s unique flora and fauna, and take in the stunning vistas. You can even dent your “bucket list” by taking a fun surfing lesson and catching your first wave.

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HIGHLIGHTS

Todos Santos – Discover this vibrant town located on the Pacific side of Baja, Todos Santos houses many art galleries, cafes and quaint restaurants.

Espiritu Santo Island – Explore this beautiful island in the Sea of Cortez, rich in marine life and home of more than 300 sea lions.

Punta Lobos – Delight in the beauty of this desert and beach with a cliff walk expedition

Day 1: Arrival Day Los Cabos Airport / Transfer to Todos Santos / Afternoon Walking City Tour

Arriving at Los Cabos Internacional Airport, you will be meeting by your private driver and transferred to Todos Santos.

Todos Santos has a rich and varied history, from the early missionaries, through the booming sugar years, through its current incarnation as an artists’ colony, agricultural center, and surfing hotspot. On this guided tour we will visit many of the historic homes and buildings throughout town, learning fascinating stories of the global forces and colorful personalities that brought these buildings into existence and shaped Todos Santos over the years.

Time permitting we will also visit the studios of working artists who make their homes in – and gain their inspiration from — Todos Santos. We will finish up our tour at the fabled Hotel California where you can just enjoy the ambiance or stay for a drink or a meal.

Overnight: Guaycura Boutique Hotel & SPA

Day 2: Private Day Trip to Espiritu Santo Island

Early this morning you will meet your driver at the hotel lobby for a private transfer to La Paz, meet your guides at the established departure point to then start board the boat, your expert guides will give you a small briefing about the trip as we head out from the Bay of La Paz. After roughly 1.5 hours, we arrive at the sea lion colony for our first stop. You’ll have plenty of time to swim, snorkel and interact with the playful sea lions. We then climb back on board to navigate around the island in search of a pristine beach where you will be treated with a scrumptious meal (special needs and dietary restrictions will be taken into account). On the beach, guides will give a talk about the natural history of the island, plants, and mangroves, and you’ll be able to ask all the questions you like. Kayak around the bay, relax or take a nature hike before happy hour.
Upon completion of your excursion, you will be driven back to your hotel in Todos Santos to enjoy rest of evening at leisure.

Overnight: Guaycura Boutique Hotel & SPA

Day 3: Private Tour Cliff Walk With Pick Nick Lunch

At 9 am, you will be met at your hotel and driven to Punta Lobos to start your private morning cliff walk. Punta Lobos is where the fishermen of Todos Santos launch their boats each morning and bring in their daily catch in the afternoon. Your guide will lead you along the cliff walk, passing an eclectic combination of desert and seascapes. Heading to an active sea lion colony you will have a chance to see the creatures in their natural habitat, and you will also pass the ruins of an old Baja California shipping port called Los Algodones.

As you walk your guide will offer an in-depth commentary on the history of the area and the large variety of flora and fauna found there. Two to three hours into the walk you will arrive at a quiet beach, where you will enjoy a picnic lunch. Here there will also be time to explore the marsh area that is abundant in birdlife or to swim, sunbathe and take in the view.

Upon completion of your walk, you will be driven back to your hotel.

Optionally you may also enjoy a surfing experience in Todos Santos with a professional instructor ready to guide all levels of surfer. Beginners will learn how to paddle and get up on the board before heading out into the ocean to catch their first waves.

Optional Surfing Lessons not included

Overnight: Guaycura Boutique Hotel & SPA

Day 4: Private Transfer from Todos Santos to Los Cabos Airport

Your private driver will meet you in Todos Santos and you will be driven to Los Cabos International Airport.

Dates

Our trips are fully customized, allowing us to build your itinerary for any time of the year.

Prices

Our custom-tailored journeys start from $600 USD per day for two travelers. Contact us today to discuss your travel desires and design a personalized proposal with exact pricing.

Please note, our pricing guideline is a starting from price and is not necessarily applicable to the suggested hotels contained within the suggested itineraries on this web site. Itineraries are customized prior to final pricing.