6 Places to Visit in Riviera Nayarit
Explore some of the hidden gems that Riviera Nayarit has to offer. This spectacular destination is located on the Mexican Pacific coast, and here visitors will find beautiful beaches, charming surf towns, gourmet offers and different places for every kind of adventure imaginable.
Tail of the Whale
For golf enthusiasts, the Pacífico golf course in Punta Mita offers one of the top 10 par 3 golf holes. This hole is known as the “Tail of the Whale” and is one of “the best par 3 hole” that Jack Nicklaus designed.
Located off the Pacific coast of Mexico, just int front of Rincón de Guayabitos town, the Isla del Coral is a natural aquarium where visitors will find crystal-clear waters ideal for snorkeling.
La Tovara National Park in San Blas, Nayarit, is one of the Riviera Nayarit’s most spectacular natural wonders. Guests will find springs, crocodiles, mangroves and much more as they explore this natural gem.
Marina Riviera Nayarit at La Cruz
Conveniently located on the coast of La Cruz de Huanacaxtle town, the Marina Riviera Nayarit at La Cruz is one of the largest marinas in Latin America and is surrounded by a variety of restaurants. The popular La Cruz Market takes place every Sunday from November to April of each year.
Visitors can head to the Hidden Beach, a secret place located within the stunning Marietas Island. This spot is only accessible by boat and the easiest way to get there is taking a tour departing from Punta de Mita town.
La Lancha Beach
Located just a short distance of Punta de Mita town, La Lancha Beach is a true paradise for surf fans. It offers visitors ideal waves and all the conditions for surfing, boogie boarding and/or skimboarding, among other aquatic sports.