El Arco de Cabo San Lucas, Cabo San Lucas

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#1 of 425 in Nature in Mexico
Watch as the waves crash against El Arco de Cabo San Lucas, an arched rock formation at the southern tip of Mexico's Baja California Peninsula. Created by erosion over millennia, the distinctive rock formation serves as a meeting point for local sea lion colonies; keep your eyes peeled for the large creatures as you admire the rocks. Don't be tempted to go in the water--strong currents and rocky surroundings make the area unsuitable for swimming. You can access the beach near the rock formation by water taxi from the nearby city. To visit El Arco de Cabo San Lucas and other attractions in Cabo San Lucas, use our Cabo San Lucas journey planner.
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  • This is one of the many "tourist" junkets that you will be sold on your trip here. But it is still worth taking. Many different varieties and no doubt prices will be available so be aware of that. It ...  more »
  • We took a cruise and dinner to see El Arco , the tour last two hours just zigzagging the bay , pretty much seeing the same thing over and over The live band was really good but unfortunately the peopl...  more »
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  • Beautiful landscape, easy access by catamaran, boat or yacht. Don't you ever attempt to enter this water... this ocean is wild and it may seen at time is quiet ocean but is not, stay safe and enjoy the view from a safe place. A must visit while in Cabo
  • Highly recommend taking a sunset cruise to the arch for a breath taking view of some beautiful natural scenery and the gorgeous city of Cabo San Lucas on the side of the mountains. Views are wonderful, the feeling of having the entire Pacific Ocean all around you is just a cherry on top.
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