What’s Up San Carlos | San Carlos Sonora Mexico

 

San Carlos Sonora Mexico, nestled between the Sea of Cortez and the mountains, offers numerous activities both on shore and in the water. Awaiting you are soft sand beaches, two world class marinas, and an 18 hole, par 72 championship golf course. Whether you’re looking for a lazy day on a secluded beach or want to hike, scuba dive and listen to live music all in one day — we have it all! You can even try your luck in one of the many fishing tournaments.

San Carlos Sonora has hundreds of excellent restaurants. From tacos to fine dining, there’s something to please even the most discerning palate.

There are many San Carlos vacation rentals, hotels and resorts to choose from. If you’re looking to rent a house or condo in San Carlos, contact Sea Side Reservations.

We also provide information on San Carlos Real Estate. To talk to a licensed realtor about real estate and homes for sale in San Carlos, contact Long Realty Seaside.

We are your online resource for Guaymas and San Carlos Weather, including daily temperatures, monthly averages, Sea of Cortez marine weather, tide and current predictors, satellite images, solunar table, sunrise, sunset and storm warnings.

Whether you’re flying, driving or arriving by bus or cruise ship, we have resources to help you plan your trip to San Carlos and Guaymas Mexico, including maps of San Carlos Mexico showing where to eat and where to stay . If you’re driving, remember to purchase Mexico Car Insurance.

Travel to safe, fun and affordable San Carlos Sonora.

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What’s up San Carlos? Come find out for yourself … Make San Carlos Sonora Mexico your next vacation destination.

Upcoming Events & Entertainment in San Carlos Sonora Mexico
Mulligan's IslandFest: April 4 - 6

Mulligan’s IslandFest: April 4 – 6

Mulligan’s IslandFest is kicking off on Friday, April 4 at 6:00pm on the beach at La Palapa Griega. Friday’s IslandFest opening show will feature Trop-rock Entertainer of the Year James “Sunny Jim” White and multiple award-winning artist Kelly McGuire. On Saturday, April 5 at 6:00pm, Brittany Kingery joins Mark from Puerto Vallarta, accompanied by guitarist [read more ...]

Soggy Peso 10 Year Anniversary Party: April 11

Soggy Peso 10 Year Anniversary Party: April 11

Save the date. On Friday, April 11 from 1:00pm to 1:00am, the Soggy Peso Bar will have a beach full of fun! Stay tuned for next week’s newsletter for full program details.

Hawaiian Luau: April 11

Hawaiian Luau: April 11

Annual Luau for San Carlos Pet Adoption Center, April 11 Say Aloha to great food, drinks, and live entertainment. San Carlos Pet Adoption’s 2nd Annual Hawaiian-Style Luau and Barbecue is on Friday, April 11 from 1:00pm – 4:00pm at 1006 Avenida “L”, across from the San Carlos Gym. There will be barbecued ribs and chicken [read more ...]

Club Deportivo Dinner Dance: April 15

Club Deportivo Dinner Dance: April 15

On Tuesday, April 15, Club Deportivo invites the community to enjoy a roast pork dinner and dance with “La Familia” band. Doors open at 4:30pm and dinner will be served around 5:30pm. The band will play for your dancing pleasure from 6:30pm to 8:30pm. Dinner will be roast pork, mashed potatoes, gravy, applesauce, horseradish, garlic [read more ...]

San Carlos Cinco de Mayo Paddle Battle: May 2-3

San Carlos Cinco de Mayo Paddle Battle: May 2-3

On May 2nd and 3rd (weekend of Cinco de Mayo) 2014, San Carlos is hosting the first Annual San Carlos Cinco de Mayo Paddle Battle. This is an Open Class standup paddleboard and kayak race along with a beach volleyball competition. The purpose of this event is to raise funds to provide educational scholarships to [read more ...]

Yoga Workshops: April 2014

Yoga Workshops: April 2014

Yoga Workshops, April 1, 2, and 3 April 1, 2, and 3: 10-hour Iyengar Yoga Workshop @ San Carlos Gym Junior Intermediate Level 3 Iyengar Yoga instructor, Deborah Bristow, returns to San Carlos for her 16th year. Deborah, with the use of yoga props and the intelligent selection and modification of the postures,  guides students [read more ...]

Fishing & Diving Reports

Fishing Report: April 2
Guaymas Tide Chart: April 2014
Dive Report: March 11
Fishing Report: March 11
What to Do in San Carlos & Guaymas Sonora Mexico

Attractions

  • Mirador San Carlos
    Mirador San Carlos

    At the Mirador San Carlos, it’s all about the views … from sunrise to sunset. You can spot whales, rays and many birds from here. The view up the coast is spectacular with Tetakawi dominating the scene.

  • Sea of Cortez Pearls
    Sea of Cortez Pearls

    The Guaymas Pearl Farm has 200,000 oysters under cultivation. The oysters produce an iridescent pearl – the most valuable in the world. Learn about the Guaymas Pearl Farm, including video and contact information.

Beaches

  • Beaches San Carlos Mexico
    Beaches San Carlos Mexico

    San Carlos and Guaymas beaches, including Algadones beach, San Fransisco beach, Miramar, La Posada, MarinaTerra, Playa Piedra Pintas, Pilar and Cochorit.

  • Tide Pool Discovery
    Tide Pool Discovery

    An excellent San Carlos pass time, especially with younger member of the family, is exploring [read more ...]

Biking

  • Bike to Nacapule Canyon
    Bike to Nacapule Canyon

    Bike to Nacapule Canyon. See various birds, including osprey and hawk. Jackrabbit and roadrunner also frequent this area.

  • Biking Buenos Aires
    Biking Buenos Aires

    Biking Buesnos Aires San Carlos Sonora: a challenging 6.5 km trail through the desert. Great views of Estuary el Soldado and Tetakawi

Boating San Carlos

  • Boating San Carlos
    Boating San Carlos

    If you’ve discovered the exciting world of recreational boating, San Carlos, Sonora, Mexico is the place for you.

  • Video: A day in San Carlos Sonora
    Video: A day in San Carlos Sonora

    Video: A day in San Carlos Sonora — boating, dolphins, sunshine, San Pedro island, snorkel, sea lions, the beach, and cold cerveza:

Hiking

  • Tetakawi
    Tetakawi

    Tetakawi is a strenuous hike, but you are rewarded with 360 degree views from the top. Even if you only go part way, you will begin to see up and down the beautiful coast.

  • Nacapule Canyon Hike | Cañon de Nacapule
    Nacapule Canyon Hike | Cañon de Nacapule

    Nacapule Canyon starts out as an easy hike that becomes moderate, requiring some scrambling over boulders, up loose rock hills and through a tunnel in the rocks.

Indoor Activities

  • Nightlife
    Nightlife

    Entertainment San Carlos & Guaymas (Sonora Mexico): List of live music venues and where to party and dance.

  • Gyms in San Carlos
    Gyms in San Carlos

    From basic free weights to state-of-the-art facilities, San Carlos Sonora has several options to choose from.

Kayak

  • Kayak San Carlos
    Kayak San Carlos

    Kayaking is very popular in San Carlos. There are many beautiful areas to explore.

  • Kayak MarinaTerra San Carlos
    Kayak MarinaTerra San Carlos

    Marina Terra’s quiet cove is a great place to kayak in San Carlos. You can rent kayaks from the Beach Club.

San Carlos Tours

  • Explore San Carlos: Tours
    Explore San Carlos: Tours

    Looking for tours in San Carlos and Guaymas Sonora Mexico? Check out our list San Carlos Tours with tour suggestions, tour operators and videos.

  • San Pedro Island | San Carlos Tours
    San Pedro Island | San Carlos Tours

    Discover beautiful and exciting San Pedro Island! Snorkeling & Diving with the Sealions at San Pedro Island is only 1 – 2 hours from San Carlos Sonora Mexico

Snorkel & Scuba Dive

  • Boating San Carlos
    Boating San Carlos

    If you’ve discovered the exciting world of recreational boating, San Carlos, Sonora, Mexico is the place for you.

  • Poseidon Wreck Dive
    Poseidon Wreck Dive

    Diving the wreck of Poseidons Mistress which sunk in hurricane Juliet in 2001. The wreck is located 47 miles north of San Carlos, Sonora Mexico.

Spectator Sports