NAYARIT RIVIERA This Riviera is formed by every one of the state beaches and tourist compounds along the Pacific coast, including the San Francisco beach on the north, and coming down through many others which include Sayulita, Punta de Mita, Marietas Islands, La Cruz de Huanacaxtle, Puerto Vallarta and Nuevo Vallarta, Los Arcos, Quimixto and Majahuitas beaches. Of course such natural wealth offers visitors many recreational options such as no less than seven first-class golf courses; as well as diving, snorkeling, whale sighting and horse-back riding among many others. PUNTA DE MITA A paradise for those passionate about surfing, this place is on its way to becoming a major tourist destination; located only 50 kilometers away from popular Puerto Vallarta, this shore was actually unspoiled and deserted up until a few years ago. In present times, archeologists work in the exploration of various sites in search of further traces of those who inhabited this beautiful piece of land by the sea, a group which occupied the area during the so-called Post-Classical period, a ... Read more >>

The great Mesoamerican civilization extended from the Sinaloa river on the western side of Mexico all the way ...

Dwellers of the mountains for more than 2,000 years, the Coras and Huicholes natives have endured through hist ...

PUERTO VALLARTA & NUEVO VALLARTA Currently the second beach destination in Mexico for tourists, only after Ca...

Located in the mid-west of the nation, Nayarit happens to be the state reporting the lowest growth rates in th ...

The state of Nayarit spreads across a territory of 27,815 sq. kilometers in the mid-western section of Mexico, ...

The Nayarit "National Employment Service" serves as an employment agency, providing training and certification ...

Lic. Ney Gonzalez Sanchez, Constitutional Governor of the State of Nayarit, as born on January 25, 1963. He h ...

The state of Nayarit reports a population of a little less than a million inhabitants, 57% of which are younge ...

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