Top Family Vacation Ideas

One of the hallmarks of a great vacation destination is its menu of age-appropriate activities for all the members of your group. And when it comes to fun for the little and not-so-little Los Cabos never disappoints.

Top Five Family-Friendly Activities

1. Swimming with Dolphins:

Children dream about swimming with dolphins. At Cabo Adventures, this dream becomes a reality every day. With several different levels of hands-on experiences to choose from, each family member can enjoy personal contact with these gentle animals. From swimming with the dolphins to working as a trainer for the day, the interactive programs here will create a lifelong appreciation for the species and is sure to be an unforgettable experience for the entire family.

2. Beach Day & Water Sports:

Every family hopes for the perfect beach day while on a tropical vacation, and parents look to find activities in the water to keep their kids busy, safe and happy. Medano Beach, which boasts the safest swimming shore in all of Cabo San Lucas, is the best spot in the destination to enjoy a family friendly beach day. There are a great variety of recreational activities to enjoy here as well, including beach volleyball, parasailing, water skiing, and jet skiing.

3. Flora Farm:

This ten-acre organic farm in the foothills of the Sierra de la Laguna Mountains in San Jose del Cabo provides produce for its restaurant, The Field Kitchen, as well as the Field Grocery, a retail farmers market on premises. Partnering with a local 150-ranch, Flora Farm has set up a sustainable ranching operation that provides high quality, humanely raised chicken, eggs, pork and beef. Visiting families can experience the essence of organic and sustainable farming and see firsthand how it brings the best food offerings to the table – from start to finish.

4.Sunset Pirate Cruise:

A Los Cabos vacation would not be complete without a boat ride out to the famous Arch in Cabo San Lucas. Turn that into an excursion on the Buccaneer Queen and this becomes an exciting family outing with a captivating pirate theme. This 96-foot long wooden ship is a replica of the ancient galleon ships that sailed the waters in search of treasures at sea. The Adventure at Dusk tour includes a bounty of fun games, contests and a "pirate show" – making this the perfect family adventure sure to please both parents and children.

5. Sea Trek® Underwater Walking Tour:

You don’t have to be a certified or trained scuba diver to experience the wonders of the sea in Los Cabos. Sea Trek®, by Cabo Expeditions, provides families with a unique way to explore underwater and the Sea of Cortez. This amazing "walking tour" is the world’s premier underwater helmet diving experience. A lightweight helmet connects your air supply and is safe for children ages 8 and older, with no special training required.

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