The Riviera Nayarit is one of those ideal places for romance. According to the celebrated Nupcias magazine, Mexico’s Pacific Treasure occupies the 4th place in the country among the top favorite places for a honeymoon.
And there’s no doubt its warm climate and exquisite landscapes in shades of blue, green, and orange are the perfect backdrop to start writing your own love story.
Besides being a natural paradise, the destination also offers exclusive experiences with hundreds of fun and exciting activities for couples to enjoy over a weekend.
Below we’ve compiled a list of the top activities, focused, of course, on romance.
1 Walking along the beach
Is there anything more romantic than a walk on the beach at sunset? The feel of the sand between your toes while you slowly breathe in the fresh breeze and marvel at the immensity of the ocean is one of the most pleasurable experiences for couples visiting Mexico’s Pacific Treasure. If you want to go a little farther, this can actually be the perfect location for a “yes, I do” moment with your partner and seal the deal forever. Think about it…
2 Relaxing couple’s massage
A love ritual… This is what a relaxing couple’s massage should be, and the Riviera Nayarit has all the ingredients for you to enjoy it. The white sand beaches and the warm waters of the Pacific work hand-in-hand with the luxury resorts and the 18 spas we have in the destination, both in Nuevo Vallarta as well as Punta de Mita, Sayulita, and other coastal towns, promoting wellbeing, harmony, balance and inner peace. Come here to be pampered with personalized care, the most romantic culinary experiences, and direct contact with nature in a retreat that will rejuvenate body, soul, and mind.
3 Watch the sunset over the bay
Banderas Bay is the ideal spot for a delightful maritime adventure and could well be the most memorable part of your honeymoon, or simply a wonderful way to get closer to your partner. Enjoy the sunset and the magnificent shades of gold, pink, and red that fill the sky, while the soft ocean breeze caresses your cheek. This will be an evening you’ll never forget!
4 Romantic dinner by moonlight
4 Romantic dinner by moonlight
For a night that brings a lifetime of memories, there’s nothing like a dinner on the beach by moonlight or in one of the many restaurants that are located not only in Nuevo Vallarta, the culinary district, but also in the many coastal villages of the Riviera Nayarit. From the traditional cuisine created with fresh, local products to the intricacies of gourmet dining, the variety of flavors you’ll find has one thing in common: they’re all incredible! Couples who prefer a relaxed ambiance can find it in Bucerías, with its dozens of quality restaurants mostly lined up by the water’s edge. Meanwhile, Sayulita—a refuge for surfers and bohemian artists—offers an ample variety of bars and restaurants with Mediterranean and Mexican specialties.
5 An unforgettable honeymoon
There are few places more spectacular for an unforgettable honeymoon than the Riviera Nayarit. According to the celebrated Nupcias magazine, Mexico’s Pacific Treasure occupies the 4th place in the country among the top favorite places for a honeymoon. The hotels and resorts offer special packages for dream weddings as well as the after-party. Accommodation options run the gamut, from famous luxury hotels to small boutique hotels that focus on personalized service.
The Riviera Nayarit Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) and the Bahía de Banderas Hotel and Motel Association (AHMBB) work jointly to continue publicizing the region, reinforcing its promotion and helping to position the destination on the world map, together with the full support of the Government of the State of Nayarit via its Tourism Promotion Trust (Fiprotur).