Puerto Vallarta Beaches
Situated on Banderas Bay, Costa Vallarta boasts 34 miles of gorgeous coastline and 26 miles of Mexico’s spectacular beaches. Bordered by the Sierra Madres, Puerto Vallarta’s 40 pristine, tropical beaches offer days of fun in the sun for beach bums. From sandy beaches to rocky coves to tropical palm-lined inlets that caress the shoreline, the beaches of Puerto Vallarta offer breathtaking scenery and lots of activities – surfing , parasailing, windsurfing, snorkeling, scuba diving, jet skiing, fishing and bungee jumping over the Pacific. On the rugged beaches to the south, where the mountains tumble into the sea, you will discover coves and intimate sandy stretches. The peaceful northern beaches, on the road to Punta de Mita offer great surfing or sandy retreats for relaxing. Favorite beaches include: Playa de Oro, Los Muertos, Marina Vallarta Nuevo Vallarta, Puerto Vallarta Hotel Zone, Bucerias, San Francisco/San Pancho, Sayulita, Playa de Conchos Chinas Destiladeras, Boca de Tomates Garza Blanca, Gemelas, Mismaloya, Boca de Tomatlán, and Punta de Mita.