Entries by Norma Hernández

The Riviera Nayarit incentivizes the domestic market with the 2020 Bajío Tour

The Riviera Nayarit Convention and Visitors Bureau directs its promotional efforts towards its fellow citizens with an eye on reactivating tourism to the region. Over 200 travel agents and tour operators were updated on the latest news from the Riviera Nayarit during the Second Promotional Tour through the Bajío, Central, and Western parts of the […]

The best places to hike in the Riviera Nayarit

Natural landscapes, beautiful routes, and spectacular ocean views are just a few of the characteristics of the hiking trails this tourist destination has to offer. If you enjoy a walk surrounded by nature, the Riviera Nayarit has just what you’re looking for, thanks to the innumerable trails available to indulge your passion. In recent years, […]

Fall in the Riviera Nayarit is a great time to travel

The Riviera Nayarit is the ideal destination for new travelers thanks to its marvelous beaches, luxury hotels, and virgin natural surroundings. Travelers who want to vacation and have fun in high style, with plenty of pampering and proximity to celebrities will find what they’re looking for in the Riviera Nayarit. Beautiful beaches, elegant resorts, relaxation, […]

Magically fall in love: 4 “Magical Towns” to escape to in the Riviera Nayarit

We invite you to come experience the unparalleled charm of these Nayarit towns: relax beachfront in Sayulita and Mexcaltitán; or take in history and tradition in Compostela and Jala. National “Magical Towns” Day was celebrated last October 5th, during which the state of Nayarit received the excellent news that the mythical Isla de Mexcaltitán will […]

The Riviera Nayarit nominated for the TravelAge West WAVE Award

Mexico’s Pacific Treasure is on the TravelAge West list for “Destination with the Highest Client Satisfaction” The Riviera Nayarit Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) has received the TravelAge West 2020 Editor’s Pick Award in the category of Destination with the Highest Client Satisfaction. With this distinction, the Editor’s Pick winners can compete for a TravelAge […]

21 Riviera Nayarit hotels earn Health Safety Badge

The badge is awarded by the IMSS and guarantees a healthy return to the workplace in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic. Twenty-one associated hotels in the Riviera Nayarit have obtained the Health Safety Badge awarded by the Mexican Institute of Social Security (IMSS), which seeks to ensure a healthy return to the workplace in […]

Passenger arrivals by air to the Riviera Nayarit are increasing

In October, the number of national and international flights arriving in the region more than doubled compared to September. Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacífico confirmed that in October there is an upturn in the arrival of foreign tourists to the Puerto Vallarta/Riviera Nayarit. A total of 234 national and international flights will be arriving at Puerto […]

The Grand Gastronomic Family is back on for VNG 2020

Vallarta Nayarit Gastronómica is preparing to celebrate its 12th anniversary from October 29-31 with a Hybrid Edition during the most complicated and atypical year for gastronomy and the tourism industry. “Gastronomy” is a synonym for sharing, for delighting the soul through food, for spending time with the people we care about. This is precisely what […]

The Riviera Nayarit hosts the 1st National Tourism Forum

Over 50 technical and polytechnical universities and more than 30 experts debate and analyze the future of tourism with the Technological University of Banderas Bay as their headquarters. The Riviera Nayarit is hosting the First National Tourism Forum 2020 – Virtual Edition – from September 28-30, with the participation of 53 Mexican technological and polytechnical […]

The Mexican Embassy in Chile promotes the Riviera Nayarit

The embassy created a special micro-site to celebrate the 210th anniversary of Mexico’s Independence where they showcase the Riviera Nayarit as the “Destination of the Year.” The Mexican Embassy in Chile recently launched a special micro-site, Viva México in Chile, as part of their virtual celebration of the 210th anniversary of Mexico’s Independence. Among other […]

Canadian airlines return to PVR-Riviera Nayarit

Starting in October, five airlines from the country of the maple leaf will gradually restart flights to the region, beginning with the ultra-low-cost airline, Swoop. The Riviera Nayarit’s many attractions continue to draw in tourists, and air connectivity is being reestablished to the Lic. Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport after the COVID-19 health emergency. Five […]

Restaurant Week 2020 begins in the Riviera Nayarit with a “patriotic” twist

The 16th edition of this culinary festival runs from September 15 through October 10 with the participation of 49 regional restaurants. Restaurant Week 2020 kicks off on September 15, coinciding with the start of Mexico’s Fiestas Patrias, a celebration of the country’s nationhood that stirs up its citizens patriotic fervor and extends even into its […]

The Riviera Nayarit expands air connectivity with new routes

Mexico’s Pacific Treasure remains among the preferred destinations for domestic and international travelers. The increase in airline activity is a positive sign for the destination and a sign of confidence from airlines that have served the region for years. The fight activity in the Puerto Vallarta-Riviera Nayarit area continues to increase thanks to the gradual […]

Wellness Sabbatical: Work and chill from the Riviera Nayarit!

Following worldwide trends, the destination’s hotels are creating “workations” and “schoolcations” aimed at travelers who want to blend work and play in lesser-trafficked areas. As the world begins to open up to the “New Normal,” more people are leaving the city for less crowded places in search of nature and well-being. The trend is to […]

Sustainable Destination: Nuevo Vallarta maintains its EarthCheck Silver certification

The “Gateway” to the Riviera Nayarit has been approved as a EarthCheck Benchmarked Community by the international environmental certification system. Eight of the evaluated indicators are at or above the Best Practices reference level. Nuevo Vallarta, the “Gateway” to the Riviera Nayarit, has met the requirements to be an EarthCheck Benchmarked Community, maintaining the Silver […]

Riviera Nayarit: The preferred Pacific treasure of celebrities

Mexico’s Pacific Treasure has positioned itself as a destination that offers luxury, nature, and, above all, privacy—three sought-after elements by celebrities on holiday. The Riviera Nayarit with its cosmopolitan air, exclusivity, and the incomparable beauty of its natural attractions continues to attract the interest of celebrities both domestic and foreign. Over these past few months, […]

Diamond Destination: The AAA spotlights the Riviera Nayarit’s hotels and restaurants

The American Automobile Association (AAA) reaffirmed its Four and Five Diamond awards for hotels and restaurants in Nuevo Vallarta, la Cruz de Huanacaxtle, and Punta de Mita. With 2020 hitting its mid-year mark, the Riviera Nayarit is holding its place among Mexico’s top tourist destinations by reaffirming the number of hotels and restaurants with Four […]

The PV-Riviera Nayarit region gradually recovers air connectivity

Connectivity with Mexico’s Pacific Treasure is beginning to pick back up again after the COVID-19 health emergency with the reactivation of 11 domestic and international airlines through August. Eleven commercial airlines both national and international gradually restarted operations in June, landing at the Lic. Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport and reconnecting the Puerto Vallarta-Riviera Nayarit […]

9 Riviera Nayarit Hotels in TripAdvisor’s “Best of the Best of Mexico”

The destination’s properties stand out on several lists of the Traveler’s Choice Awards granted by this travel website. The month of August started off with good news for the Riviera Nayarit with the publication of the list of winners of the popular “Traveler’s Choice Awards,” granted every year by travel site TripAdvisor. Mexico’s Pacific Treasure […]

The Riviera Nayarit faces the pandemic with an effective Communications and Promotion strategy

The actions focused on top markets in Mexico, North America, South America, and Europe, generating more than 2.6 billion impressions in digital platforms. The promotional and positioning work done by the Riviera Nayarit has been continuous, which kept it in the spotlight even during the health emergency caused by the coronavirus; so far, the actions […]

The Riviera Nayarit to be showcased in the Destinos y Personalidades program on Azteca América

The wonders of Mexico’s Pacific Treasure are on display in this independent production from Guillermo Andreú, who was in the destination on July 27 and 28 recording this special episode. The Riviera Nayarit’s natural attractions as well as its most relevant personalities are on full display in the Destinos y Personalidades TV program to be […]

Marival Armony Punta de Mita receives AAA Four Diamond designation

Mexico’s Pacific Treasure now has four Five Diamond hotels, 12 Four Diamond resorts, and 13 Three Diamond properties, all meeting the highest standards in luxury, amenities, services, quality, and hospitality. The Riviera Nayarit’s hotels and resorts remain within a select group of properties that meet the highest standards of luxury, amenities, services, quality, and hospitality. […]

The Riviera Nayarit Presents First Sustainability Report on Nuevo Vallarta

Together with hotel partners, service providers, and the Government, the CVB has developed strategies and actions focused on promoting good sustainable practices and continuous improvement in this tourist area. The Riviera Nayarit Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) presented its first Sustainability Report on the Nuevo Vallarta Nautical, Tourist, and Residential Development, which includes a series […]

The Riviera Nayarit redirects its tourism promotion strategy

The CVB turned around its 2020 tourism promotion agenda, exchanging trips for virtual seminars directed at different segments including travel, meetings, wedding planners, and the general public. In the last weeks of March 2020, the Riviera Nayarit Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) changed its tourism promotion strategy, replacing promotional trips with a large virtual agenda […]

The Riviera Nayarit: Where space equals luxury

Mexico’s Pacific Treasure is ready to once again welcome travelers seeking an intimate getaway surrounded by beautiful and vast natural landscapes—social distancing guaranteed. Despite its fame and the fact that it is one of the most fashionable tourist destinations of the last 10 years, the Riviera Nayarit is a place where tourists can still travel […]

The Riviera Nayarit will be home to the first Delta by Marriott All-Inclusive property

Marriott International announced the transformation of the current Grand Matlali Hills Resort & Spa in compliance with a new all-inclusive concept The Riviera Nayarit is renewing its tourist offer with the transformation of the 117-room Grand Matlali Hills Resort & Spa, which by 2021 will become the All-Inclusive Delta by Marriott, the first Marriott International […]

See what awaits you: New attractions in the Riviera Nayarit

These spaces embellish the coastal towns of this tourist destination, adding to its already unique charm. There are multiple options for fun in the Riviera Nayarit for young and old, from admiring the marvelous views of the Pacific Ocean that contrast with the high peaks of the Western Sierra Madre to the fabulous landscapes and […]

3 Riviera Nayarit Hotels in T+L’s “Top 25 Resorts in Mexico”

The properties included in Travel+Leisure’s prestigious list include: W Punta de Mita, Vidanta Nuevo Vallarta, and The St. Regis Punta Mita Resort. International publication Travel+Leisure recently published the winners of their annual World’s Best Awards 2020, and three of the Riviera Nayarit’s hotels made the list of the Top 25 Hotels/Resorts in Mexico. The World’s […]

The Riviera Nayarit and the luxury traveler in the “new normal”

Properties with independent access, spectacular villas by the sea with terraces and private pools, accommodations that are a destination unto themselves… These are the latest tendencies in post-COVID-19 hospitality in Mexico’s Pacific Treasure. The “new normal” has brought with it innumerable changes, not only in daily life, but also in how we travel. A recent […]