Discover the natural wonders of the Riviera Nayarit!

Hiking is a favorite activity for visitors to the Riviera Nayarit. The long walks take them to the hidden places in this paradise where they discover secret beaches, waterfalls, flora and fauna with every step.

There are hiking tours in the Riviera Nayarit for every taste, including cultural tours, easy or difficult tours, and even bird watching tours.

Hiking tours can even be personalized, for example, if you want to see the sunset, you’re in luck! There are companies that offer a hiking tour where you can marvel at the beauty of Banderas Bay as the sun dips over the horizon—it’s truly unforgettable. Or you can visit the nearby town of Rincón de Guayabitos and discover the ancient petroglyphs in Altavista.

Where to hike in the Riviera Nayarit

You’ll find hiking trails in the following micro-destinations:

  • Punta de Mita
  • Sayulita
  • Alta Vista
  • San Pancho
  • Lo de Marcos
  • San Blas

Favorite hiking tours:

  • Petroglyphs (this is a cultural tour)
  • Cerro del Mono (ideal for watching the sunset)
  • Lo de Marcos (perfect for those who want to relax in nature)
  • Sayulita-San Pancho (take it and discover hidden beaches)

Where to reserve a hiking tour in the Riviera Nayarit:

  • Mexitreks
  • Xplore Mexico
  • Vista Paraíso

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Take a minute to explore even more activities in the Riviera Nayarit, including sea lion encounters, whale watching, and turtle release programs.

Click here for more aquatic activities in the Riviera Nayarit.