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1st Annual Golf Tournament at Vidanta Nuevo Vallarta

Grupo Vidanta is hosting its first annual golf tournament at its Norman Signature course from May 3rdthrough 5th Grupo Vidanta is celebrating its 45th anniversary with a series of activities that will take place throughout the year, beginning with the first annual golf tournament in Vidanta Nuevo Vallarta, its luxury resort located in the Riviera […]

Riviera Nayarit will reach Bolivia via Booking and Copa Airlines

A group of Bolivian travel agents visited Mexico’s Pacific Treasure on April 21-23 to experience firsthand its natural attractions and hotel infrastructure so they can promote the destination in the South American market. The luxury and natural attractions of the Riviera Nayarit caught the attention of travel services company Bolivia Booking, which by its own […]

Playa del Amor on Condé Nast list of “12 Best Beaches in Mexico”

Also known as Playa Escondida, or Hidden Beach, this gorgeous getaway is one of the Riviera Nayarit’s tourism icons, brimming with wildlife and adventure. Playa del Amor, located in the Marietas Islands National Park, has been included in the ranking of the “12 Best Beaches in Mexico” according to Condé Nast Traveler magazine. These 12 […]

The Riviera Nayarit took the spotlight in the 2019 Tianguis Turístico

Mexico’s Pacific Treasure shone once again in the country’s most important tourism event where it showcased its charm, luxury, and nature, drawing more than 1,300 buyers.  The Riviera Nayarit once again set the pace during its participation in the 44thTianguis Turístico México 2019 that took place in the port of Acapulco, where the destination showcased […]

Eco-friendly luxury hotels in Riviera Nayarit offer inspired Earth Day getaways

Eco-friendly luxury hotels in Riviera Nayarit offer inspired Earth Day getaways  As Earth Day approaches, Riviera Nayarit is highlighting several resorts that are committed to protecting the region’s natural environment year-round. Located on the pacific west coast of Mexico, Riviera Nayarit is home to world-class luxury resorts, boutique hotels, eco-tourism inns and everything in between. […]

Riviera Nayarit focuses on top U.S. market with the California Tour

The AHMBB and the Riviera Nayarit CVB visited Los Angeles, San Diego, Orange County, and San Francisco with the goal of attracting more tourists to the region for the summer season. The Bahía de Banderas Hotel and Motel Association (AHMBB) and the Riviera Nayarit Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) worked together with the Puerto Vallarta […]

15 Riviera Nayarit hotels nominated to the Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards 2019

The nomination of these properties located in Mexico’s Pacific Treasure is very important considering the list was compiled from the opinions of over 429,000 people from around the world. It’s time to vote! Fifteen Riviera Nayarit hotels have been included in the list of nominees for the 32ndedition of Condé Nast TravelerReaders’ Choice Awards 2019, […]

Restaurant Week returns to the Riviera Nayarit with record participation

The gourmet festival is celebrating its 15th anniversary in the region with 62 eateries registered for 2019. The Riviera Nayarit has confirmed its participation in Restaurant Week, a gourmet festival that will be held from May 15th through June 10thwith the inclusion of 12 of the destination’s restaurants—double the number of registrants from 2018. Generally […]

The Riviera Nayarit Tour arrives in the southern United States

Over 100 travel agents received training on the region’s attractions, services, and infrastructure as part of the strategy for Joint Promotion. The promotional tour headed out to the cities of Houston and Dallas in Texas on March 27th and 28th with the goal of reinforcing the presence of the Riviera Nayarit in that area. Over […]

The Riviera Nayarit visits with top media in the East Coast

The Riviera Nayarit CVB, together with the Bahía de Banderas Hotel and Motel Association (AHMBB), held interviews with top journalists in four of the most important cities in the US. The Riviera Nayarit Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) and the Bahía de Banderas Hotel and Motel Association (AHMBB) strengthened their relationship with top media in […]

The Riviera Nayarit welcomes the 9th Open Water Safe Swim 5-3K

The open water competition will take place next Saturday, April 6, 2019 at Marina Riviera Nayarit beach in La Cruz de Huanacaxtle. The adventure begins on April 6th when 800 domestic and foreign swimmers plunge into the 2019 Riviera Nayarit Open Water Safe Swim Tournament at 8 a.m. from the Marina Riviera Nayarit in La […]

2nd Puerto Vallarta-Bahía de Banderas Tourism Route

The Bahía de Banderas region, which includes the Riviera Nayarit and Puerto Vallarta, solidifies its standing as a sports destination par excellence. The Bahía de Banderas region has solidified its standing as a sports destination with important events that not only promote physical activity but also generate thousands of visitors and contribute to the promotion […]

Riviera Nayarit in “The Best of Mexico 2019”

México Desconocidomagazine has nominated Mexico’s Pacific Treasure in six of the 10 categories in its annual contest; think back on your vacation memories and vote for your favorites! México Desconocido magazine has nominated the Riviera Nayarit in six of the 10 categories within its annual “The Best of Mexico” contest, where they spotlight the county’s […]

The Riviera Nayarit strengthens its brand in Mexico City

The Nayarit destination promoted the beauty of its natural attractions and its luxurious resorts; it also shone brightly during the “31 Women We Love 2019” event sponsored by Quién magazine, highlighting the Wixárika culture. The Riviera Nayarit took its luxury and natural attractions to Mexico City from March 12-13, where it not only announced updates […]

The Riviera Nayarit Tour visited three Midwestern cities in the US

Over 140 travel agents from Chicago, Illinois; Milwaukee, Wisconsin; and St. Louis, Missouri received training on what’s new in the Riviera Nayarit and Puerto Vallarta. The Riviera Nayarit Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB), the Bahía de Banderas Hotel and Motel Association (AHMBB), and the Puerto Vallarta Tourism Trust (Fidetur) embarked on a successful 2019 Midwest […]

Successful showing for the Riviera Nayarit at Smart Meeting California

It was an opportunity for the destination to show off its excellent infrastructure and the quality of its meetings and events services. The Riviera Nayarit had a successful showing at Smart Meeting California, a specialty event for meeting planners held at the end of February in Los Angeles, California, with the participation of buyers, hotels, […]

The Riviera Nayarit supports the Pasitos de Luz charity event

Twenty-five children with disabilities will take surfing lessons in Nuevo Vallarta, helped by the best instructors in Bucerías and Sayulita. A group of 25 area kids with disabilities will enjoy one of the coolest water sports around during the “Surfing with Nixon” event on March 14, 2019, together with Pasitos con Luz and Mexican instructor […]

Spring Getaway to Riviera Nayarit Blooming with Festivals and Events for All

Spring Getaway to Riviera Nayarit Blooming with Festivals and Events for All North American travelers craving tropical weather should head to the eclectic destination for a robust lineup of seasonal events that showcase Mexican cuisine, sports and entertainment RIVIERA NAYARIT, MEXICO (March 11, 2019) – Riviera Nayarit invites North American travelers to experience spring in […]

Music festivals promote the Riviera Nayarit

Recently announced: the 2nd Rock Festival 2019 with the participation of bands including Maldita Vecindad, Inspector, and Genitallica plus eight local groups that will bring their best to the stage. The Riviera Nayarit is ready to give Holy Week a very musical welcome. One of the most anticipated events is the 2nd Riviera Nayarit Rock […]

Ecuadorians focus on the Riviera Nayarit

Mexico’s Pacific Treasure promoted the destination with Golden Vacations in Quito, Cuenca, and Guayaquil. The Riviera Nayarit’s Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB), the Bahía de Banderas Hotel and Motel Association (AHMBB), and Puerto Vallarta’s Fidetur continue to reinforce their tourism marketing in South America. On this occasion the promotional tour—invited by Golden Vacations—traveled to Ecuador […]

12 March events that are worth a trip to the Riviera Nayarit

March came in like a lion to the Riviera Nayarit! The calendar is chock full of cultural, culinary, and sports activities, not to mention social gatherings perfect for locals as well as tourists and residents. The Riviera Nayarit Convention and Visitors Bureau, the Bahía de Banderas Hotel and Motel Association, and the different organizers are […]

Celebrate springtime in the Riviera Nayarit!

Mexico’s Pacific Treasure and its hotels want to tempt the destination’s natural markets with new Seasonal Offers, good through March 28, 2019. Celebrate springtime in the Riviera Nayarit! You can make your reservations at participating hotels starting on February 28th and vacation in a luxury destination that offers gorgeous natural surroundings, adventure, excellent gastronomy, and […]

The Riviera Nayarit’s promotional campaign focuses on domestic tourism

A delegation from Mexico’s Pacific Treasure visited five cities in Mexico’s Bajio, Central and Western regions from February 18th through the 22nd to strengthen the destination’s presence in advance of the summer season. Over 300 travel agents and tour operators were updated about everything new and notable in the Riviera Nayarit after a visit from […]

Riviera Nayarit makes waves in the 2019 Forbes Travel Guide

Mexico’s Pacific Treasure finally has its own home page as a Destination in this annual guide, considered a world authority in luxury travel.  And the good news keeps on coming for the Riviera Nayarit! After years of negotiations the destination finally has its own home page in the 2019 Forbes Travel Guide, the most important […]

Riviera Nayarit shines with 21 AAA Diamonds in hotels and restaurants

This year the American Automobile Association awarded recognitions to 14 of the destination’s hotels and seven restaurants in Nuevo Vallarta, la Cruz de Huanacaxtle, and Punta de Mita. Since its founding in 2007 the Riviera Nayarit has garnered a great many recognitions and awards thanks to its hospitality infrastructure and high-quality service. Among the most […]

19th San Pancho Music Festival in the Cultural Capital of the Riviera Nayarit

The festival will be held February 22-24 at this coastal town’s Plaza del Sol and includes the presentation of nine solo artists and groups daily. San Pancho, the Cultural Capital of the Riviera Nayarit, is preparing for a weekend of pure entertainment with the 19th Music Festival, a vibrant and eclectic expression of the performing […]

Russian travel agents explore the Riviera Nayarit

Twelve representatives from travel agencies focused on high-end luxury visited the destination thanks to the CVB’s efforts to diversify the market; the group was convened by Good Times Travel. The Riviera Nayarit’s efforts to diversify the markets continue. So it was that in early February a group of directors and managers from 12 top Russian […]

Auberge Resorts’ “Susurros del Corazón” breaks ground in the Riviera Nayarit

Ocean and jungle come together for the perfect retreat in Punta de Mita, which continues to attract important investments thanks to safety factors, legal certainty, and support from state and municipal authorities. The global luxury brand Auberge Resorts Collection has begun construction on its latest property, Susurros del Corazón (Whispers of the Heart), located in […]

Volaris to connect PVR-Riviera Nayarit with the American Southwest

The Mexican airline announced the new Phoenix-Puerto Vallarta/Riviera route that will start in June of this year. Volaris announced its new Phoenix-Puerto Vallarta/Riviera Nayarit (PHX-PVR) route starting on June 16th of this year, expanding the connectivity between that region and the Mexican Pacific. The new flight, which began ticketing on Friday, February 8th, will allow […]