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Insider Guide

Punta de Mita

A hillside escape nestled along the beaches of Banderas Bay on Mexico’s Pacific coast.

Insider Guide Punta de Mita

When in Punta de Mita, You Must

Know Before You Go

Quench your thirst, at the edge of the most fantastic beach, with a Piwiwi, the signature cocktail at W Punta de Mita.

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Take a Sip

Talk Like a Local

Learn the slang from the streets.

Chela

/khēlḗ/ noun.
Another name for beer or cerveza. It’s pronounced with a 'ch' like child + 'ela' in elaborate.
Hey, grab me frosty chela!

Neighborhoods to Explore

1. Punta de Mita

Punta de Mita was originally a fishing village, home to artisans and merchants. Now it's one of the most select destinations of the Riviera Nayarit. Along the shores of the El Anclote beach, you'll find luxurious restaurants and nightlife.

2. Sayulita

A surfer town with hippie chic atmosphere, where people of all ages come to rip waves and have fun. Cobbled streets, art galleries, and horseback riding are just some of the ways to kick back.

3. Bucerías

Here it's common to see people walking by bicycle to the beach, or walking through the local market which is full of silver jewelry, handcrafts, and traditional sweets.

4. Playa Escondida

These uninhabited islands are a few miles east of Punta de Mita, and a quintessential paradise of snorkeling.

W Punta de Mita
Km 8.5, Carr. Federal la Cruz de Huanacaxtle - Punta de Mita, Desarrollo Costa Banderas, 63734 Punta de Mita, Nay., Mexico
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El Itacate

42 José Mariscal, Sayulita

What are you craving? Beef flank, country sausage, pork, vegetables, shrimp, chicken — try it all!

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Taste the shrimp itacate, dress it with the delicious sauce of jalapeño pepper and tomato. It's the perfect pairing with an ice cold beer.

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KM 33

Av. De las Redes S/N, Local 5. Punta de Mita.

Latin American style meets contemporary fashion at KM 33.

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Check out their line of hats, full of bright colors and handmade details.

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La Rústica

Av. Revolucion 40C, Centro, Sayulita.

The best pizza in town, with a upbeat atmosphere thanks to the live music.

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The wood-fired pizzas, El Costeñito and La Princesa, are my favorites.

Either / Or

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DETOX

Punta Mita Expeditions

Av. El Anclote 200

Embark on a Marine Safari, practice surfing, paddle boarding, and kayaking at a nearby beach.

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RETOX

Mandala

Diaz Ordaz esq. Abasolo, Centro

Hope you're ready because this party goes until sunrise.

Packing List

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Sunscreen

Always stay protected. Take care of your skin and keep it hydrated.

Tennis shoes

A good cushion for walking cobble stone streets or exploring the jungle.

Goggles

Our crystal waters are perfect for a quick dive. You might even find hidden treasure.

Ball cap

The sun at this latitude is no joke, so bring the shade with you.

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