LoretoLoreto, Mexico: 7 Day Itinerary

Once you’ve read the Loreto Destination Guide, you may still not know where to begin your trip. Here is an easy itinerary to get you started off on the right foot. It includes many of our favorite activities, restaurants, and hotels. For any specifics, refer back to the destination guide. 

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Day 1: Travel Day

  • Arrive Loreto
  • Pick up rental car
  • Check into La Damiana Inn
  • Load up on groceries from El Pescador
  • Dinner at La Isla
  • Walk through town before grabbing ice cream from La Michoacana

Day 2: San Javier Mission

  • Breakfast at hotel or Pan Que Pan
  • Sign up for excursions if you did not do before your trip
  • Walk the Malecon and breath in the sea air
  • Drive up to San Javier Mission
  • Lunch at Palapa San Javier across the street from San Javier (don’t miss the cookies)
  • Head back to town to nap or play at the beach
  • Dinner at Orlando’s

Day 3: Gray Whale Watching

  • Meet up with your tour group for Whale Watching
  • Lunch with tour group
  • Naps back at the hotel after tour ends
  • Dinner at La Parala

Day 4: Snorkeling

  • Meet with your tour group for your catamaran snorkel tour
  • Lunch on the boat
  • Naps back at the hotel
  • Dinner in town (head back to a favorite or try something new)

Day 5: Coronado Island

  • Join up with tour in the morning to explore Coronado Island
  • Picnic lunch on Coronado Island
  • Nap back at the hotel, wander through town, let mom get a massage, or hit the beach along the Malecon.

Day 6: Explore town or escape down to the Wild Loreto Beach Club

  • Breakfast at Fandango Cafe
  • Visit the Mision de Nuestra Senora de Loreto Concho (or Mission Loreto)
  • Do some last-minute souvenir shopping
  • Drive down to the Wild Loreto Beach Club near Villa Del Palmar
  • Lunch of fish tacos at the beach club
  • Stand up paddle boarding and kayaking after lunch

Day 7: Depart Loreto (travel day)

  • Pack your bags
  • Grab breakfast before you head to the airport
  • Return your rental car
  • Check your bags at the airport
  • Fly home

Loreto: 7 Day Itinerary written by Keryn Means