SAN BLAS is located about 3.5 hours north of the southernmost town of Nuevo Vallarta in Riviera Nayarit.
It’s rich culture and history, combined with its beauty, and charm make it a great place to include as part of one’s visit to Riviera Nayarit.
San Blas Excursions and Tours are a great way to combine culture, history, nature, sun and fun all in one great outing.
During the 1700´s San Blas was the most important port of the Mexican Pacific coast when the Spaniards still ruled over Mexico.
The cities history has included everything from pirate invasions to colonial conquests and battles for Mexico’s independence.
Today San Blas still functions as a quiet fishing village and is best known for its quiet calm beaches, friendly locals, delicious fresh specialty cuisine, as well as being amongst the most popular destinations for bird watching in all of Mexico.
Cruising down the river La Tovara through mangroves and its incredible ecosystem, visiting the crocodile reserve and exploring rustic towns and historic ruins all combine to deliver an authentic total Riviera Nayarit experience.
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