Playa Palmilla (Palmilla Beach), San Jose del Cabo

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The remote coral sand cove of Playa Palmilla (Palmilla Beach) offers peaceful fishing, water sports, or just the chance to chat with locals. Watch the anglers returning with their catch, or rent one of the small pangas (boats typical to the area) at the beach. Depending on conditions, you can swim or surf here. Services include clean restrooms and potable water, as well as thatched umbrellas for escaping the sun. By using our San Jose del Cabo trip itinerary planning site , you can arrange your visit to Playa Palmilla (Palmilla Beach) and other attractions in San Jose del Cabo.
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  • Palmilla is a truly beautiful, quiet and safe beach, very familiar accounts with all the services, a turquoise sea with fish swimming to your around, its a little lumpy sand in some parts, something that does not diminish its beauty, indeed visit this beach not miss it! !!!!!!!!
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  • Playa Palmilla is an iconic site in the region. The beach is public, thanks to the battle together and organized fishing cooperatives and civil society fought against the voracious tourism developers seeking to privatise this public space so beautiful and visited by local, national, and people all over the world. And it is not for less, Palmilla is a small Cove that has calm water to swim and enjoy a refreshing swim in the sea. Waters protected by Rocky points that are at their ends, are popular with swimmers and fishermen. It is very easy to reach, has access from the road one or tourist corridor Los Cabos. Although the beach has infrastructure for visitors (bathrooms and trash cans, to name a few) I recommend you to take their waste after their visit to minimize the impact of them on the beach. If you smoke, please, do not throw your cigarette butts in the sand, affected many creatures that depend on this ecosystem to live.
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  • We took the bus from San Jose Del Cabo to the Palmilla bridge - then a short walk down the lovely floral and fauna lined sidewalk to the beach. Very clean. Gorgeous water- safe place to swim in a rela...  more »
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