Punta de Mita Travel Guide

Punta de Mita Overview

Punta de Mita, Mexico is located on the Pacific Ocean in a region know as the Riviera Nayarit. Located about 20 km north of Puerto Vallarta, Punta de Mita is situated on a tip of a peninsula between Bucerias to the south and Sayulita to the north. Due to the beauty of the environment and location of a few posh resorts & spas, Punta de Mita is considered an exclusive destination.

The town itself is very small and consists of just a handful of boutique gift shops and a few beachside restaurants. The main activity at Punta de Mita spending time on the beach, the resort or spa.
To get to Punta de Mita, most people fly into Puerto Vallarta Airport and take a bus to Punta de Mita.   Once in Punta de Mita everything is easily accessible by foot and taxis are readily available if you want to venture further up the coast.

Things to do in Punta de Mita

Punta de Mita Beach

Not surprisingly the beach at Punta de Mita is the big draw.   Punta de Mita does not have a huge beach, but it is well groomed and quite nice.
Surfing Punta de Mita
Surfing is quite popular in Punta and there are a couple of surf school on the beach if you want to take lessons. The waves at Punta de Mita are fairly small and good for learning. 
Visit nearby towns
Puerto Vallarta – The biggest and most active town in the area where you can find excellent restaurants, nightlife and shopping.
Bucerias Mexico – Just to the south you will find the quaint town of Bucerias. This beautiful fishing village turned tourist town is definitely worth a visit
Sayulita Mexico – Great little fishing village to the north that is popular with surfers.

Hotels in Punta de Mita

Resorts in Punta de Mita

Palladium Vallarta Resort & Spa – mega resort offering 355 rooms, 4 restaurants and 2 spas.
Four Seasons Punta de Mita – Ultra posh all inclusive resort with golf, spa and fine dining. Tel: +52 (329) 291 6000

Punta de Mita Weather

Punta de Mita Travel Resources



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