The best things to do after dinner in Cabo San Lucas often start with its famously dazzling and colorful sunsets. Each day in the resort city is filled with sun-filled adventures, and the party continues long after sunset in this little spot of paradise.

    Whether you’re looking to party with friends or enjoy a romantic evening with your loved one, there are plenty of activities to enjoy. From sunset cruises and moon zipping to lively cocktail bars and rooftop views, a fun night out in Cabo San Lucas should be part of your memorable tropical vacation.

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    Sunset cruise

    Marvel at breathtaking sunset views from the water

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    There’s no better place to see a beautiful Pacific sunset than from the water, and in Cabo San Lucas, there are plenty of options to take you out to sea for colorful views of Cabo’s famous “El Arco”. Choose from highly rated companies like Cabo Sailing and Cabo Adventures and book a relaxing sunset cruise aboard the vessel of your choosing. 

    From lively cruises with open bars and snacks to intimate boat rides with a champagne toast and optional snorkeling excursions, these cruises are great for ending a beautiful day in paradise.

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    Rooftop 360

    Enjoy stunning views of Cabo from a rooftop bar

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    Rooftop 360 at the Cabo Villas Beach Resort & Spa is one of the best places to catch a beautiful sunset and enjoy vacation vibes after dinner. Located along El Medano Beach, this is one of the highest bars in Cabo San Lucas. It offers panoramic views of the beach and town from 9 storeys up.

    This rooftop bar is also for its craft cocktails, trendy environment, and popular DJs. It's a great place to unwind after a day of fun in the sun. Snap an Insta-worthy picture in one of its many oversized chairs or sit back and enjoy the music and ambience for a great way to end your night in Cabo San Lucas.

    Location: Avenida Peatonal Pescadores, 23453 Cabo San Lucas, B.C.S., Mexico

    Open: Daily from 3 pm to midnight

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    Moon zipping

    Hold on tight for an exhilarating adventure after dark

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    Wild Canyon Adventures is an adventure park in Cabo San Lucas that offers amazing activities for thrill-seekers on vacation like bungee jumping, ATVs and ziplining. While there’s plenty to do during the day, it’s the ziplining after dark, known as moon zipping, that’s really magical.

    Located about 20 km northeast of the city centre, the best way to get to Wild Canyon Adventures for moon zipping is with a tour. With 5 zipper lines and the option to go individually or in tandem, get ready for an adrenaline-charged evening in paradise.

    Location: Carretera Federal Libre Transpenisular, Cabo San Lucas-San José del Cabo KM, Cabo Real, 23405 San José del Cabo, B.C.S., Mexico

    Phone: +52 624 144 4433

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    Neveria Alebrije

    Indulge in an after-dinner treat at a popular ice cream shop

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    Neveria Alebrije is an ice cream parlor famous for its homemade artisanal ice creams, sorbets, and dessert popsicles with unique and innovative flavors. Located just 2 blocks off Lazaro Cardenas, this small shop has a rotating menu that makes it easy to try something different every time you visit.

    Choose from traditional toppings like gummy bears and rainbow sprinkles, or go with more unique options like homemade churros and coconut crumbles to satisfy your sweet tooth after dinner. Neveria Alebrije stays open well into the night, making it a great way to cool off on a warm evening.

    Location: El Medano Ejidal, 23479 Cabo San Lucas, B.C.S., Mexico

    Open: Daily from noon to 9 pm

    Phone: +52 624 104 6651

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    Cerritos Beach Club and Surf

    Spend your evening enjoying live music at this popular beach club

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    Cerritos Beach Club is famous for its beautiful atmosphere, delicious margaritas, signature Cerritos Añejo Tequila, and live music on weekends. It's located along the west coast of Mexico, about a 45-minute drive north of Cabo San Lucas. The scenic drive to Cerritos and amazing ambience are a vacation highlight to those who venture there.

    Every Saturday and Sunday, you’ll find some of the most famous Flamenco musicians and jazz singers at Cerritos, so make sure to get there before sunset to snag the perfect seat.

    Location: Carretera Federal 19 Beach KM 67 Playa Los Cerritos, 23300 El Pescadero, B.C.S., Mexico

    Open: Daily from 8 am to 8 pm

    Phone: +52 624 160 0881

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    Latitude 22+ Roadhouse

    Hang out at one of the coolest bars in Cabo

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    Latitude 22+ Roadhouse is a popular restaurant and bar in Cabo that’s known for signature beverages, heaping portions of delicious comfort food, and live music from October to June. Located just off Highway 1 north of El Medano Beach, Latitude 22+ is easy to get to in just a few minutes from downtown Cabo.

    With 120 seats at the bar and a large parking lot, there’s plenty of room for you and all your friends to enjoy a night out. Grab dinner from their menu featuring barbecue cooked on the mesquite broil or simply swing by for beverages at one of the friendliest bars in town.

    Location: 22 El Paraje, El Tezal, 23450 Cabo San Lucas, B.C.S., Mexico

    Open: Monday–Saturday from 9 am to 10 pm, Sunday from 10 am to 5 pm

    Phone: +52 624 143 1516

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    Two for the Road

    Spend your evening listening to live jazz

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    Two for the Road is an intimate jazz bar known for its sultry musicians, strong martinis, friendly clientele, and cozy atmosphere. Located on the marina side of the Hotel Tesoro Los Cabos, it's just off the beaten path but easy to get to from anywhere in downtown Cabo.

    Stop by Two for the Road after dinner to indulge in its signature martinis, which are named after famous jazz musicians. You can even have pleasant conversations with local musicians and travelers alike. Those traveling by automobile can ask for 1-hour parking validation on their way out.

    Location: HOTEL TESORO Blvd. Local A-15 Plaza Marina Centro, Marina, 23450 Cabo San Lucas, B.C.S., Mexico

    Open: Tuesday–Saturday from 6 pm to 11 pm (closed on Sundays and Mondays)

    Phone: +52 624 143 7759

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    La Botica at Las Ventanas

    Sip on a craft cocktail at this lavish speakeasy

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    La Botica is an exclusive 1920s-style speakeasy, nestled in the luxurious Las Ventanas al Paraiso on Tequila Cove Beach. Like any traditional speakeasy, it can be accessed by an unassuming door that can be found next to the resort spa.

    Choose from classic libations, innovative and creative cocktails, or elaborate mocktails and enjoy live music and an ambience that takes you back to the Prohibition era for a unique upscale evening in Cabo San Lucas. When you’re ready to call it a night, head to the vintage Coca-Cola refrigerator, which is really a hidden door that takes you back into the resort.

    Location: Km 19.5, Tourist Corridor, 23400 San José del Cabo, B.C.S., Mexico

    Open: Daily from 7 pm to 12 am

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    Cabo Wabo Cantina

    Party all night long at a lively bar

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    Cabo Wabo Cantina is one of the most famous bars in Mexico. Located in the heart of Cabo San Lucas, just off Lázaro Cárdenas, you can easily walk there from anywhere downtown.

    It’s easy to have an amazing night at this bar, thanks to its frozen tropical beverages, daily live music and entertainment, as well as vibrant ambience. Stop by the gift shop on your way out for a fun souvenir you can only get at Cabo Wabo Cantina.

    Location: Vicente Guerrero S/N, Centro, 23450 Cabo San Lucas, B.C.S., Mexico

    Open: Daily from 9 am to 1 am

    Phone: +52 624 143 1188

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    Mandala Los Cabos

    Get ready to dance all night long at this lively nightclub

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    Mandala Los Cabos is a vibrant nightclub in downtown Cabo San Lucas, right on the bustling Lázaro Cárdenas Street. Open daily until midnight, this opulent venue is known for offering world-class DJs, amazing décor, talented dancers, and strong beverages.

    Whether you just want to party the night away on the dancefloor or are looking for a V.I.P. experience with bottle service and lavish sofas, Mandala Los Cabos has plenty of options to make your night memorable. Every night of the week has a different theme, though visit on a Thursday to enjoy the nightclub's famous Mardi Gras party.

    Location: Lázaro Cárdenas 1112, Downtown, Ildefonso Green, 23479 Cabo San Lucas, B.C.S., Mexico

    Open: Daily from 6 pm to midnight

    Phone: +52 998 883 3333

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    Victoria Zelefsky | Contributing Writer

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