Playa del Amor (Lover's Beach)

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Playa del Amor (Lover's Beach)
Playa del Amor (Lover's Beach)
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Key Info

Baja Peninsula

Price & Hours

Free
24/7 daily

Details

Beaches, Free Type
Half Day to Full Day Time to Spend
4.5scorecard
  • 5.0Value
  • 3.5Facilities
  • 5.0Atmosphere

Located right near the famous Land's End rock formations, Playa del Amor, or Lover's Beach, is one of Cabo's most famous stretches of shoreline. It sits south of Cabo's downtown area, but remains easily accessible by water taxi from the marina. Beachgoers say this stretch of sand is relaxing, providing a nice view of the blue water and a great spot for sunbathing.

However, because of its popularity, Lover's Beach can lose its romantic appeal. For one, there are no bathrooms or beach bars, and some travelers encountered pesky flies. Be sure to bring bug spray if you decide to venture out toward the beach.

Travelers also warn that you should only swim on the Bahia de Cabo San Lucas side. Tides can get extremely rough on the Pacific end, and the area poses a high drowning risk.

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Located at the southern end of Cabo San Lucas and sandwiched between Playa del Amor and Playa del Divorcio, these rock formations were created from the rough winds and seas of the southern Baja Peninsula. Sea lions frequent the area (especially along the Los Frailes rock formation), and Land's End remains excellent

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