Things to do in Punta de Mita
Nestled within the Pacific coast in the Mexican state of Nayarit, Punta Mita has established itself as one of the country’s premier vacation destinations. And it’s no wonder, given the area’s stunning natural beauty and countless activities and attractions – from seaside marketplaces brimming with Huichol art and crafts to world-renowned dining and nightlife and terrific outdoor adventures.
Below, we’ve listed some of our favorite places and things to do in Punta de Mita and the surrounding region. Happy exploring!
Stroll the colonial streets of this fascinating town and browse the shops for a memento of your time in Mexico. Puerto Vallarta is only 50 minutes from Punta Mita, making it perfect for day trips.
Journey into the Sierra Madre Mountains, and discover an unspoiled world, rich in history and culture. Once a mining town, San Sebastián is home to the Huichol people – one of the world’s last remaining indigenous tribes.
The Marietas Islands
Nature lovers will be enchanted by these majestic, uninhabited islands, which were designated a national park in order to maintain its diverse marine and bird population. It’s a wonderful spot for whale watching, snorkeling, and scuba diving.
This bohemian town is home to amazing surfing, one-of-a-kind local art, and funky boutiques. Stop by one of the many delicious eateries that dot the ocean after a day of catching the waves. Or challenge yourself to a hike up Monkey Mountain.
Looking for an adrenaline rush, or simply a great workout in the Great Outdoors? Hike, zip line, or mountain bike along lush jungle trails.