Puerto Vallarta

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  • 1. Playa Borrego


    You can walk or ride a bike to long, lovely Playa Borrego, 1 km (½ mile) south of town. Rent a surfboard at Stoners' or Mar y Sol restaurant...Read More

  • 2. Playa Palmares

    Olas Altas | Beach

    This is the first beach to be awarded the prestigious Blue Flag certification, a program run by the Foundation for Environmental Education....Read More

  • 3. Boca de Naranjo


    A couple of miles north of La Peñita, a dusty road leads to this long, secluded sandy beach with excellent swimming. The rutted dirt road from...Read More

  • 4. Chacala


    Some 30 km (19 miles) north of Rincón de Guayabitos, Chacala is another 9 km (5 miles) from the highway through exuberant vegetation. You can...Read More

  • 5. Destiladeras


    A classic in the region's beach scene and favorite of locals, this beach stretches a few miles north of Piedra Blanca headland. It's a wide...Read More

  • 6. El Anclote


    The most accessible beach at Punta de Mita and considered to be surf central is El Anclote, whose name means "the big anchorage." Just a few...Read More

  • 7. Flamingos


    Officially known as Nuevo Vallarta Norte, Flamingos, as called by locals, is the only beach in the Riviera Nayarit holding the coveted international...Read More

  • 8. La Peñita


    Contiguous with Guayabitos, at the north end of the Jaltemba Bay, La Peñita has fewer hotels and a beach that's often abandoned save for a few...Read More

  • 9. Lo de Marcos


    About 8 km (5 mi) north of San Pancho, Lo de Marcos is a humble town of quiet, wide streets. It fills up on weekends and holidays with Mexican...Read More

  • 10. Majahuitas


    Between the beaches of Quimixto and Yelapa and about 35 minutes by boat from Boca de Tomatlán, this small beach is the playground of people...Read More

  • 11. Playa Boca de Iguanas


    South of Playa Mora on Tenacatita Bay, this beach (whose name means "Mouth of the Iguanas") of fine gray-blond sand is wide and flat, and it...Read More

  • 12. Playa Boca de Tomatlán


    This is the name of both a small village and a deep, V-shaped, rocky bay that lie at the mouth ("boca" means mouth) of the Río Horcones, about...Read More

  • 13. Playa Bucerías


    Eight kilometers (5 miles) north of Nuevo Vallarta, the substantial town of Bucerías attracts flocks of snowbirds, and this has encouraged the...Read More

  • 14. Playa Camarones

    El Centro | Beach

    A long, flat brown sand beach that literally means Shrimp Beach, Playa Camarones was the first urban beach in the country to receive the Playa...Read More

  • 15. Playa Careyes


    About 11 km (6½ mi) south of Bahía Chamela, this beach is named for the careyes (hawksbill) turtles that lay eggs here. It's a lovely soft...Read More

  • 16. Playa Chalacatepec


    A sylvan beach with no services lies down a rutted dirt road about 82 km (50 miles) south of El Tuito and 115 km (70 miles) south of PV. The...Read More

  • 17. Playa Conchas Chinas

    Olas Altas | Beach

    Frequented mainly by visitors staying in the area, this beach has a series of rocky coves with crystalline water. Millions of tiny white shells...Read More

  • 18. Playa de San Pancho


    Ten minutes north of Sayulita is the town of San Francisco, known to most people by its nickname, San Pancho. Its beach stretches between headlands...Read More

  • 19. Playa de Sayulita


    The increasingly popular town and beach of Sayulita is about 45 minutes north of PV on Carretera 200, just about 19 km (12 mi) north of Bucerías...Read More

  • 20. Playa del Holi

    Zona Hotelera | Beach

    The high-rise-backed Zona Hotelera beach goes by several monikers—mainly Playa del Holi but also Playa Peninsula around the Holiday Inn...Read More

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