Choosing the best destinations in Mexico for a vacation is a difficult task, thanks to the wide range of first class beach destinations that Mexico has to offer. A sunny climate year round, easy access and international airports, activities and attractions for all ages and some of the best beaches in the world makes Mexico a prime choice for a vacation.
Cabo San Lucas
Cabo San Lucas on the Baja California Peninsula is a hot spot for beach vacations for those arriving from the United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. It is a favorite haunt for the rich and famous looking for exclusive vacations in the sun not too far from home on the west coast. Cabo enjoys a warm dry desert climate and yellow sandy beaches with many great hotels and resorts for all budgets. The characteristic rocky arches on the skyline are a popular attraction and a feature that gives Cabo a distinctive charm.
Located on the Sea of Cortez, the quaint colonial town of Loreto is a tranquil vacation spot in Baja California. Famed for its colonial mission church at the heart of the town, Loreto attracts history lovers as well as ecology minded visitors. The Islands of Loreto are home to a marine park teeming with life where snorkeling and diving are the favorite pastime of both locals and tourists.
Puerto Vallarta on the Pacific Coast of Mexico is a prime beach vacation destination with a host of fabulous hotels and resorts for all kinds of vacations. Its buzzing Malecon is lined with stores, bars and artisans in addition to impressive sculptures donated by local artists, a perfect place to stroll to watch the sunset. You will find there are different kinds of beaches in Puerto Vallarta for all kinds of experiences: shallow water beaches for kids, surf beaches, lively beaches with bars and secluded beaches you can only reach by boat.
Riviera Nayarit is the area north of Puerto Vallarta and includes Nuevo Vallarta, Bucerias and Punta Mita. This whole area has stunning sandy beaches including a long sweeping stretch of beach from Nuevo Vallarta to Bucerias. You will find some of the top five star all inclusive resorts in the area in Nuevo Vallarta and will enjoy sunny warm weather throughout the year.
Cancun is Mexico’s jewel in the Caribbean, with soft white sandy beaches and azure hues. There is no comparison for the incredible views you will enjoy. The other advantage of a beach vacation in Cancun is the fascinating Mayan ruins that populate the area in and around Cancun as well as the cenote sink holes where you can dive in underwater caves. You will also find some of the best all inclusive resorts all along the coast towards the Mayan Riviera.