Amazed by the scenery of exuberant palm trees and the beautiful Pacific Ocean, numerous people have decided to establish Punta El Custodio as their new home.
Punta El Custodio is located approximately two hours north of Puerto Vallarta. You will drive through several popular seaside towns including Bucerias, Sayulita, and La Penita before reaching the stunning and isolated beaches of Punta El Custodio. Here creative artisans and locals will welcome you to experience the real Mexico.
There are plenty of wonderful villas, condominiums, and Punta El Custodio hotels of low ecological impact that have been carefully constructed at this destination over the last 30 years, ready to receive those fortunate lovers of sand, sun and sea that have chosen to visit this gem of the Riviera Nayarit. Luxurious beachfront Palapa style rental accommodations are typical in Punta El Custodio, featuring thatched style roofs and open spaces.
This is also an ideal destination for nature lovers, as Punta El Custodio Mexico is home to one of the state's most important turtle sanctuaries, which receives dozens of volunteers from a variety of countries every year. People from all over the world come here to watch over the nesting marine turtles and protect their eggs.
Other activities near Punta El Custodio including whale watching, fishing, horseback riding on the beach, surfing, jungle cruises, waterfall hikes, kayaking, and exploring local Mexican culture.
All along the town's eight-kilometer (five-mile) beach it is common to see jovial young people running into the waves with their boogie boards, or people tranquilly enjoying the rays of the sun as they contemplate the ocean.
If you are looking for a family-friendly environment where young children can play in calm waters, head over to Las Tortugas beach.
Farther north you will come upon a small peninsula formed by whimsical rock formations known as Isla Bonita. And across from Punta El Custodio Nayarit is Platanitos Beach, a fishing village where you can dine on delicious seafood dishes prepared in thatched-roof huts lining the seashore.
For nearby hotel accommodations, check out Torreblanca Suites in Guayabitos.