Todos Santos, Mexico Getaway

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Curator’s statement

Los Cabos has been a go-to destination for travelers for decades. And while Cabo San Lucas and San Jose del Cabo have their own identities, I suggest after landing at SJD, taking a slightly different route for your next trip. Roughly an hour from the airport, the region that encompasses, Todos Santos, Pescadero and Cerritos Beach is not to be missed. With boutique hotels, charming streets, beautiful beaches and an expansive culinary scene, there truly is something for everyone in Todos Santos, Mexico.

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Where to stay In Todos Santos Baja California Mexico

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Things to do In Todos Santos Baja California Mexico

View overlooking an ocean in Mexico with a balcony that has chairs and an outdoor tub.

Surf Day on Cerritos Beach. Rent boards, order drinks, play in the waves and get a beachside massage. The options are endless.

Cooking classes & Mezcal Tastings with El Refugio.

Walk around historic downtown Todos Santos and visit the art galleries and shops.

Candelaria Beach and Desert ATV Tour.

Day trip to La Paz to see Balandra(and swim with Whale Sharks if it's the season!).

Horseback ride on the beach with Pegaso Expediciones.

Watch the baby turtles be released at Tortugueros Las Playitas.

Tequila taste at Art & Beer. Something you have to see to believe. Art & Beer is an institution in the region for a reason. Don't go here if you're in a rush. The owners' intention is for you to relax and enjoy.

Punta Lobos Hike (starts at Hotel San Cristobal). Best done around sunset time to see the sky turn many shades of yellow and pink.

Day Trip

Take a day trip to La Paz to swim with Whale Sharks (seasonal) and see Balandra Beach. It is a feast for the eyes.

Places to eat & drink In Todos Santos Baja California Mexico

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Hierbabuena (Cerritos) - A true foodie lovers dream. Sit amongst the garden while chefs prepare fresh and local dishes that appeal to all tastes and ages.

DUM at Rancho Corazon (Todos Santos) - A five minute walk from downtown Todos Santos, but feels like you're worlds away. Nestled under a Palm Tree grove, this place is relaxing from the moment you walk in. It serves delicious local Mediterranean cuisine in a tranquil setting. Hilltop dinning with views for days.

Jazamango (Todos Santos) - I don't typically eat pizza when I am in Mexico, but if I do, it better taste the way it does from Jazamangos wood fire oven.

El Faro Beach Club & Spa (Todos Santos) - What dreams are made of! If your dreams consist of eating tacos beach/poolside with attentive staff and delicious margaritas.

Barracuda Cantina (Cerritos)- Best. Shrimp. Tacos. Ever.

TALLER 17 (Todos Santos) - Located in the heart of Todos Santos, this is the best place to start your day if you're a coffee lover.

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