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5 Reasons Why Over Half Of Los Cabos Tourists Come From The U.S. 

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It’s no secret that Los Cabos is a very popular vacation destination among international travelers, and no mystery as to why. 

Beautiful beaches, luxurious all-inclusives, and gorgeous weather are just a few of the reasons vacationers from around the globe love the destination.   

Tourists on Lover's Beach in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

The travelers that love it the most, though, are Americans.   

In fact, more than 50 percent of its visitors in 2023 were American, and there are 5 reasons why over half of Los Cabos tourists come from the U.S.   

The Diversity Of Los Cabos As A Vacation Destination 

Groups of Tourists on Boats in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

One reason for Los Cabos being so popular among travelers from the U.S. is the diversity of the destination.   

While many tourists think of it as a beach vacation destination, it has a lot more to offer, particularly for nature lovers.   

All within just a couple of hours from Cabo San Lucas and San Jose del Cabo, you’ll find stunning beaches, mountains, desert landscapes, hot springs, and even waterfalls to explore.   

Escape From The Cold  

Sun Shining on the Arch and Other Rock Formations in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

Los Cabos gets more than 350 days of sunshine throughout the year.   

All that sunshine means pretty amazing weather year-round, with daytime averages between 80 and 95 degrees.   

It is the perfect climate for Americans looking to escape the cold winters in the States.   

Extensive Airport Connectivity  

American, Alaska, and Southwest Airlines Planes on the Tarmac at Los Cabos International Airport

The ease of getting to Los Cabos is another factor that plays into the popularity of the destination among travelers from the United States.   

Direct flights are available from 28 different U.S. airports.   

There are hundreds of flights departing from the United States and arriving at Los Cabos Airport each week, making it easy to take a quick getaway.   

Safety And Security 

Police in Front of Los Cabos Hotel

Los Cabos is one of the safest vacation destinations in Mexico, not just according to facts and figures, but travelers themselves.   

Exit surveys given to visitors show that an overwhelming number of them say they feel safe while visiting the destination.   

This sense of safety, and the lack of crimes committed against tourists, is a direct result of Los Cabos’ commitment to security.   

Some Of The Best Hotels In Mexico  

Grand Fiesta Americana Los Cabos

Some of the best hotels, resorts, and all-inclusives are located in Los Cabos too.   

Travel & Leisure recently awarded 12 hotels as the best in Mexico.   

Five of those are in Los Cabos.  They include: 

  • Garza Blanca Resort & Spa  
  • Grand Velas Los Cabos  
  • Grand Fiesta Americana Los Cabos 
  • Hyatt Ziva 
  • Marquis Los Cabos 

A Luxury Destination With Something For Everyone  

Beautiful Sauna at the Spa at Rancho Pescadero Los Cabos

If all of these reasons weren’t enough for American travelers to love Los Cabos, then the fact that it is a luxury destination with something to offer for everyone would undoubtedly be the deciding factor.   

You’ll find super luxurious hotels and resorts, with a price tag to match, alongside more affordable all-inclusives with great amenities.   

There’s everything from luxury spas and expensive yacht excursions to low-cost beach activities and budget-friendly boat tours.   

No matter what type of traveler you are, you can plan a vacation in Los Cabos to suit your wants and needs.   

Los Cabos Continues To Grow 

Tourists in the Water and on the Beach in Front of Villa del Arco Resort in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

As the popularity of Los Cabos continues to rise, the destination keeps growing, with more to offer for travelers each year.   

Just this year alone several new hotels will be opening, and more next year, and a trendy new French-themed beach club will begin serving delicious food and beverages to beachgoers this summer.   

It’s no wonder why American travelers return to Los Cabos time and time again because there is always something new to see in this ever-popular destination.

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