Budget-Friendly Things to Do in San Jose del Cabo

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  • romadaro
    Washington DC, DC1,451 contributions
    Across from the Cathedral and around the corner from City Hall, it’s a nice place to browse the shops, check out some art or grab a quick bite to eat. Extremely clean and safe area.
    Written 26 November 2022
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  • Danny S
    Orlando, FL1 contribution
    a very peaceful beach where you can spend some quality time with your partner or your family, don't forget to bring a towel to lay down on it and enjoy the sun!
    Written 28 October 2022
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  • romadaro
    Washington DC, DC1,451 contributions
    Plain and simple inside, it has a beautiful facade and obviously serves its purpose. Other than the Art Walk, this has to be San Jose’s greatest sight to see.
    Written 26 November 2022
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  • Wrldadvent
    Toronto, Canada379 contributions
    Beautiful white sand beach perfect for Lounging, walking and bathing. Surf can be rough, perfect for surfing during the summer, so may need to be a strong swimmer. Baby sea turtles come out of the sand nests in November. What a treat.
    Written 13 November 2022
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  • RosieWorcestershire
    Worcestershire47 contributions
    Within easy walk from our hotel.
    Nature reserve on esturary.
    So peaceful. Lots of interesting birds.
    Written 13 February 2020
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  • Travel207Chicago
    Chicago31 contributions
    Nice market with some cooked food choices. A 10 minute walk from the main square. Not that amazing as a tourist activity but great if you're cooking.
    Written 23 January 2022
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  • Abovetheclouds
    1,492 contributions
    So, this is not the most beautiful plaza but it has atmosphere, especially at night. Central point of the town. A main meeting location. There are some tourist things worth seeing around the square, plus some shops, chemists and a few places to grab a bite to eat or a coffee. Not very clean. Loads of birds around too. Good place to get your orientation! If your getting an uber, their most likely to pick you up or drop you here. At night (not sure if this is every evening) but when we were there they had food stalls and entertainment. There was a festival on. Walk away from the square and there are beautiful art galleries, boutique shops and hip restaurants. The area is generally safe but stay on the main roads as the quieter roads can be dark and isolated.
    Written 19 November 2022
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  • William C
    1 contribution
    Can't wait to get back to Frank Arnold Gallery...Definitely on my Happy Place list. This is the start of the Gallery District.
    Written 15 December 2021
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  • Sarah A
    3 contributions
    My friend and I decided to go visit Wirikuta, as we both love cactae. This place has so many different plants from all over the world. It was pretty empty, so we got full attention of Juanito, who runs the place. Juanito was extremely attentive at all times. He explained a little bit about the most interesting plants over there. We walked around and saw dolphins, camels, different birds, as well as sculptures. It was quite an interesting spot!
    We took the local bus there from downtown! The bus is #5, and it costs less than $1.
    Written 7 July 2018
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  • Kelly O
    South Lake Tahoe, CA2 contributions
    The beach is now clean and beautiful. You can rent one of the few day palapas for $45 per person. That comes with a food/credit credit. We ordered 2 margaritas. $26!! Very expensive for Cabo. No chips and salsa. Come for the beach and bring your own drinks.
    Written 29 December 2021
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  • Alilu007
    Menlo Park, CA307 contributions
    Most of the stalls have the same items, so you can shop around for price or get everything you need at your first stop.

    Indoor/outdoor set up. Most of the indoor portions have air conditioning.

    It also has a bathroom.
    Written 24 July 2021
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  • NCtravelz
    Raleigh, NC1,043 contributions
    This is a wide open beach, great for sunbathing or walking. We went two days in a row and it wasn't crowded. The waves were huge so I wouldn't recommend swimming but it was pretty.
    Written 12 March 2022
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  • John Woods
    Madison, WI5 contributions
    Galeria Ida Victoria, run by Ida Gustavson, is our favorite art gallery in San Jose del Cabo. Over the years, we have become close friends with the Ida and her assistant Alegria. We have attended a dramatic performance there as well as a few concerts held at the gallery. She has a great selection of artists on view. Two of our favorites are Brent Lynch and Michael Carlyle. On the Thursday art walk, you will miss out if you don't visit this special place.
    Written 23 April 2021
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  • KittyEats
    8 contributions
    Armando and Luis were friendly and generous with their time, sharing the history of the artwork and helping us select several pieces of Chiapas Amber.
    We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to Silvermoon .
    Written 12 November 2022
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  • Dan T
    Tustin, CA13 contributions
    Cabo Premium Logistics is the premier transfer service in Cabo. We have used them several times on our trips and they have provided us with excellent private service to and from our hotel and the airport. They provide drinks and a private car and have great value pricing. I would highly recommend their services and will continue to use them whenever we go to Cabo for round trip transfers. Thanks for the excellent service!
    Written 28 November 2022
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