by Tom Budniak,
Around 16 kilometers north of Puerto Vallarta is situated a paradisiacal Mexican Caribbean destination named Punta Mita. Featuring some of the world’s most alluring beaches on the Pacific coast of Mexico, the destination is a nature’s delight. The development of the region also needs special mention as it houses some of the best names in hospitality industry such as – a Four Seasons Hotel, a St. Regis Hotel, two Jack Nicklaus Golf Courses and is the only natural island golf hole in the world. Surrounded by white sands, pristine waters and lush tropical flora, the region is every tourist’s favorite.
The destination’s golf courses are world famous as the picturesque setting make an excellent backdrop. Golf enthusiasts from all over the world come to Punta Mita to experience the finest golfing experience. It won’t be farfetched to say that Punta Mita will soon be the golfing capital of the Latin America if it continues to provide the luxury golfing infrastructure. The lush greenery with trees in between makes the golf courses excellent as well challenging for the golfers. The destination also hosts many prestigious golf tournaments. Amateurs and experts try their hand at the game alike at these world class courses.
Apart from golf, the region also boasts of the best snorkeling, scuba diving, fishing and surfing in the world. The luxury accommodations of the region are some of the finest in the world. Every year these accommodations bag some of the coveted awards in travel hospitality. Punta Mita offers a great vacation experience amidst tranquility and great luxury.
The destination has some of the most pristine beaches in Mexico for the ultimate fun. The fabulous water makes it the most famed surf spot in the Bahia de Banderas. Also it is excellent for great swimming experience. Enjoy the water, explore the beautiful coral reef or just get lost among in the serenity of the ambience but soak as much as you can while in Punta Mita. Make your holiday a discovery by hunting for the small beaches tucked away throughout the region.
Punta Mita is accessible from all major points in Mexico as it is located at the northern tip of the Bahia de Banderas Bay. Since it is just a small drive away from Puerto Vallarta, Punta Mita is easily accessible from all parts of the world. One can opt for services such as shuttle transportation or private cabs from the international airport which are comfortable and reliable. Places of interest such as Sayulita, the town of Punta de Mita, the popular El Anclote beach, La Cruz de Huanacaxtle, Nuevo Vallarta and Bucerias area are so close to Punta Mita that one can easily plan for a fun filled day.
The destination which was once hidden is now blossoming with developments. The work which began in the late 1990’s continues till date and is sure to transform Punta Mita into a top world class destination.
Tom Budniak is the owner of PuertoVallartaBestRealEstate.com-Punta Mita’s #1 real estate agency. He lives and works in Puerto Vallarta. He also manages Puerto Vallarta Blog.