If you love sailing you’ll love sailing Riviera Nayarit!
If you are new to sailing, Riviera Nayarit is the perfect place to learn to sail.
Recognized as one of the worlds’ premier sailing destinations, Riviera Nayarit offers a beautiful coastline, warm Pacific waters, prevailing tropical currents, and friendly winds, providing the perfect setting for amazing sailing excursions that attract sailors of all levels of experience.
Whether you are a first timer, a novice or an experienced handler of the “sheets”, there are numerous places along Riviera Nayarit to enjoy this nautical paradise.
From Nuevo Vallarta heading north up the Pacific Coast to Bucerias and Punta Mita, enjoy a sailing vacation right from the beach of one of Nayarit’s many beachfront hotels along Banderas Bay. Sail on small catamarans that provide wet thrilling rides, take sailing lessons, or learn sailing basics from one of the many organized sailing excursions available, all with their own individual flare and personality.
Located less than 4 hours north of Nuevo Vallarta, San Blas is a hot spot for visiting surfers, divers, beach lovers and anyone who loves to sail. Less than 45 miles off the coast from San Blas is the volcanic Isabel Island, a favorite sailing destination with amazing beaches and numerous cliff dwelling birds.
Sail on a Luxury Sailing excursion aboard a sophisticated Beneteau sailboat and cut through turquoise waters to secluded bays and picture perfect beaches where you can just lay back or even stop to swim, snorkel and relax with great food and drink.
Sunset Sails are truly breathtaking with dazzling crimson sunsets that meet the deep blue waters of the Pacific at the end of each day. The stunning beauty and warm tropical fun on these sailing adventures make for a wonderful experience that will stay with you forever.
Sailing Riviera Nayarit is also a great way to enjoy whale watching or experience the thrill of viewing the many dolphins and turtle species that populate these warm Pacific waters.
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