The capital of Baja California Sur, the vibrant city of La Paz is full of charming colonial buildings and modern amenities. Surrounded by the breathtaking natural beauty of the desert landscape and the brilliantly blue Sea of Cortez, La Paz is located approximately 98 miles from Cabo San Lucas and has its own international airport.
In the past, legends of gold, silver and pearls lured Spanish explorers to the area. Today, the natural beauty and authentic Mexican atmosphere of La Paz continues to draw travelers who enjoy strolling the malecón, diving, snorkeling, kayaking around the offshore islands and more. The city also offers shopping, a great variety of dining establishments and nightlife. La Paz also boasts outstanding fishing who will find marlin, tuna, dorado (mahi-mahi), wahoo and roosterfish depending upon the season and water conditions.
About 45 minutes outside of La Paz, you’ll find the Bay of Dreams (Bahia de los Sueños). This peaceful bay is the perfect spot for those looking for a quiet pace and pristine beaches. A few luxury villa rentals are located along the warm sands. Visitors enjoy fishing, relaxing on the sunny beach, kayaking and swimming in the warm waters of the Sea of Cortez. A handful of small, casual eateries serve up traditional fare. Local fishermen head out in panga boats from the beach each day to make their living.
Vacation Rentals on the Bay of Dreams, La Paz
A spectacular beachfront property boasting two villas, a spacious palapa-covered outdoor entertaining area, a private swimming pool, hiking trails, tennis courts and more, Rancho de Costa is a unique vacation retreat like no other in the area. You’ll appreciate the wonderful tranquility, privacy and excellent amenities of this exceptional estate. More…