Riviera Nayarit is located in Mexico in the state of Nayarit. Riviera Nayarit hotels look out over the sparkling waters of the Pacific Ocean. The region stretches almost 200 miles from San Blas in the north to Rio Ameca in Nuevo Vallarta. You'll have a tough time deciding which of the many fun things to do when you spend your vacation in the area, as spectacular beaches, world-class surfing and excellent bird-watching await you.
Hotels near Riviera Nayarit accommodate every type of vacation budget. Flights to Puerto Vallarta land daily from around the world, so you can start your Mexican beach vacation right away. If you are an archaeology buff, you'll want to see the stone engravings, or petroglyphs, at The Altavista Petroglyphs just northeast of Jaitemba Bay. If that whets your appetite, your next stop should be Los Toriles, an archealogical site of ancient ruins in Ixtlán del Rio. Too slow for you? For high-speed action, book a day on a sport-fishing boat. Tuna, marlin, wahoo, snapper, and sawfish are all plentiful in the waters off the Riviera Nayarit coast. The whole family can take a short trip to explore Mexcaltitan Island. It was once part of the Aztec empire, and is the site where the evolution of modern Mexico began hundreds of years ago. At night, couples can choose from a myriad of romantic dinner spots while singles can meet on lively sunset cruises or a number of colorful nightclubs.
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Riviera Nayarit is renowned for the gorgeous sunsets that end every fun-filled day. Watch the sun drop in the afternoon from the best hotels in Riviera Nayarit. You can get started by using Travelocity to find vacation packages in Puerto Vallarta. You'll save up to $537 when you book a hotel and flight at the same time.