Riviera Nayarit, stretching along the stunning Pacific Coast between Nuevo Vallarta and San Blas, is one of the most ideal places to enjoy a relaxing beach vacation in Mexico. Resting at the foot of the Sierra Madre Mountains, the area is enveloped by lush tropical surroundings of green hills, golden sandy beaches, sparkling waterfalls, and charming towns and villages. A sophisticated destination, Riviera Nayarit is home to world-class golf courses, fabulous spas, excellent dining, wonderful art galleries, an abundance of activities and attractions, and luxurious resorts such as RIU’s 3 fabulous 24 hour all inclusive resorts.
RIU’s remarkable Riviera Nayarit resorts are situated perfectly to explore the awe-inspiring natural beauty of the area, as well as being close enough to Puerto Vallarta to take in all the sights and sounds of the city. Resting on the shores of the dazzling Flamingo Beach, the 5 star Riu Palace Pacifico provides guests with the ultimate all inclusive Riviera Nayarit vacation. Considered a magnificent masterpiece, this palatial gem offers the very best in all inclusive luxury with its exquisite amenities and facilities and added Palace Collection services, such as 24 hour room service, poolside waiter beverage service, unlimited premium drinks, and more. With impressive views of Banderas Bay and the stunning Sierra Madre Mountains, the Riu Palace Pacifico will surely meet the needs of the most discerning of travellers. The 5 star Riu Vallarta is a family-friendly resort and a perfect spot for romance. This elegant and beautiful property boasts charming art deco architecture and gorgeous ocean views from almost every spot on the resort, making it an ideal place for those seeking an upscale refuge in paradise. The 4 star plus Riu Jalisco is an oasis enveloped by palms, resting on the golden beach of Playa de Flamingos. This outstanding all inclusive resort offers fun and excitement for the whole family and is the perfect spot for those who want to experience family-friendly activities and adventure for all ages.
Home to almost 200 miles of golden sandy beaches, the Riviera Nayarit is an ocean playground that offers an abundance of activities and adventures. Guests of RIU’s resorts can enjoy a variety of water based activities such as swimming, deep sea fishing, sailing, diving, surfing, and more. The Riviera Nayarit also offers wonderful opportunities to encounter the heart warming wildlife. Take a leisure cruise and be awed by the amazing spectacle of majesty while whale watching, observe thousands of baby turtles as they face the challenge of journeying across the sandy beach into the sea, encounter friendly sea lions, or swim with playful dolphins.
If you’re looking for some heart pumping thrills and adventure, experience the ride of a lifetime on an ATV as you race across jungle trails, splash through rivers, and pass picturesque plantations and farmland. Immerse yourself in the heart of a lush jungle and revel in the natural beauty of the area with a zip lining adventure in an emerald forest. Be awed by the giant tropical trees, the beautiful orchids, and the colourful birds as you zip from platform to platform.
Learn about the rich culture and history of the area by heading deep into the Sierra Madre Mountains to experience the traditions of the Huichol Indians, one of the last tribes of people in North America who still live much like they did in pre-Colombian times, or visit charming towns and villages for an authentic Mexican feel, such as the historic seaside port town of San Blas or San Pancho (San Francisco), considered the culture capital of Riviera Nayarit.
Riviera Nayarit truly has a beauty all its own. Whether you are looking to relax on the golden beaches of the Pacific, experience fun and adventure in the jungle, play in the calm bay waters, discover impressive shops, restaurants, and galleries, or explore the unique culture and traditions, Riviera Nayarit is the perfect vacation destination. Book your Riviera Nayarit vacation with Signature Vacations and make one of the outstanding RIU all inclusive resorts your home when enjoying all the wonders this area has to offer.