With a bay famous for resembling a giant swimming pool and pearly, fine sand beaches, the two-kilometer (one-mile) long beach measures 30 meters (98 feet) wide and is bathed by the tranquil, crystal-clear ocean.
This beach is a constant celebration of color and joyous activity; it is common to see children building sand castles, jumping in the gentle surf or playing with their siblings on the shore.
You will also find young people playing volleyball or soccer, and entire families gathering together on the ocean shore enjoying traditional Mexican fare and snapping photographs or videotaping the memorable moments of their trip.
Don’t forget to visit the islands: Isla Coral and Isla Cangrejo, a representative symbol of this destination. Here you can admire beautiful natural landscapes close up and gaze upon a variety of birds such as pelicans, seagulls and Blue-Footed Boobies. You can also try your hand at scuba diving or snorkeling in the turquoise- blue waters surrounding the islands.
And after your fun-filled day of sun, sand and sea, take a stroll down the main avenue of Guayabitos where you will find a wide variety of souvenir and handicraft shops selling all sorts of wonderful things such as colorful beaded works made by native Huicholes of the region, beautiful silver jewelry, hand-embroidered clothing and other interesting items such as starfish and marine flowers.
Discover the friendly nature of the people of Guayabitos and the folklore of this destination that borrows its name from the guayabo (guayaba), or guava tree, which grows in this land, long ago discovered by the Spanish and frequented by English and Dutch ships.
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Riviera Nayarit Convention & Visitors Bureau (Riviera Nayarit CVB)
Association of Hotels and Motels of Bahía de Banderas
Tourist Promotion Trust – Bahía de Banderas Zone
Centro Empresarial, Av. Paseo de los Cocoteros #55, Local 2112, Nuevo Vallarta, Nayarit, Mexico, C.P. 63732
Call: (322) 297-2516