A great family vacation is not the same for every family – and that’s why Riviera Nayarit family vacations are so popular – because there are so many different family friendly activities available for all ages and interests.
Naturally, those looking for a family beach vacation will love Riviera Nayarit, its almost 200 mile coastline and its endless beaches -- perfect for short and long beachcombing walks while dodging the surf, building sand castles, playing beach games and just plain old laying back, catching rays and sunbathing.
In addition to relaxation, a variety of family adventures are available, some tame and some adrenaline charged – water activities include whale watching, swimming with dolphins and sea lions, a family friendly water park complete with water slides and marine shows, boogie boarding, surfing, windsurfing, kite boarding, banana boats, wave runners, parasailing, snorkeling and scuba diving, sailing and deep sea fishing -- popular land adventures include canopy zip lining and rappelling, horseback riding, ATV tours, baby sea turtle releases, jungle hiking and mangrove cruises, viewing wildlife and one enjoying some of the world’s best spots for bird watching.
A major attraction for family vacations in Riviera Nayarit are the cultural and sightseeing experiences that make it a destination with true flavor.
The warmth of the local people combined with historic San Blas and its fort from days of the Conquistadors, and the colorful original native Indians who still populate the region today, provide ample opportunities for education and sampling cultural arts, crafts and treasures that will long be remembered.
Many resort hotels offer special supervised “kids” activities programs so that there can be a great blend of together family time and some adult only time as well, allowing everyone to return home having had the vacation of a lifetime.