The Riviera Nayarit is a nearly 200-mile stretch of pacific coastline between Port of San Blas to Nuevo Vallarta in the Mexican state of Nayarit. The tip of paradise is comprised of popular smaller towns namely Nuevo Vallarta, Bucerias, La Cruz de Huanacaxtle, Litibu, Punta Mita, Sayulita and San Pancho. For those looking for a relaxed lifestyle in paradise purchasing property in the Riviera Nayarit and living abroad is easy. Part-time of full-time foreigners can retire, invest and live well because first and foremost its affordable cost of living, vibrant economy and the quality of life. The Riviera Nayarit has everything but the crowds, the following developments are some of the best in the Nayarit.
Nuevo Vallarta is more of a “touristy” location with an abundance of all-inclusive resorts right on Banderas Bay. For the more relaxed lifestyler Nuevo has an 11pm noise curfew with popular beachfront resorts such as Delcanto, Quinta Del Mar and numerous golf vacations in the famous El Tigre Golf Course
Bucerias is known for its slower pace and is one of the most popular spots for snowbirds. Being part of the local culture and getting spoiled in Bucerias is the in thing. Along or near the 5-mile long stretch of sandy beaches is a great selection of restaurants, bars, art galleries, boutique shops and stores. The locals work extremely hard and once you get to know them and understand their culture you can’t but appreciate their way of life. With many smaller beachfront developements including Bucerias Grand and Azul.
La Cruz de Huanacaxtle is your typical quaint small fishing village with cobble stone streets and exhuberant vegetation. Enjoy the rustic daily life of people that are not in a hurry to do much. La Cruz has become a favourite destination of boaters due to the newest addition a beautiful marina. The locals are friendly and always willing to helpful a fellow gringo out.
Developments in La Cruz include the Alamar the hillside, Punta Esmeralda, Real Del Mar and B-Nayar all beachfront resorts.
Punta Mita is internationally known as a luxury getaway. The Four Seasons luxury resort resides there, Jack Nicklaus Golf Courses
in the town a small strip of restaurants and beaches, great launching point to the Marietta Islands a natural protected reserve for the boobie birds