Marietas Islands, Nayarit

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#1 of 102 in Parks in Pacific Coast
Marietas Islands serves as a popular tourist destination due to its untouched natural ecosystem and abundance of marine life. Boat tours take visitors to this uninhabited area, and it's popular for snorkeling and scuba diving. Watch for sea turtles, manta rays, octopus, and thousands of different species of fish. Explore the rocky caverns in a kayak or search for Hidden Beach, where you can lay in the sand and soak up the sun. These islands provide a prime place for whale- and dolphin-watching as well. Make Marietas Islands part of your personalized Punta de Mita itinerary using our Punta de Mita trip tool .
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  • September 19, 2017
    I'm glad have found a protected area with sufficient control to ensure their conservation. They are these beautiful islands, a gem lupias, a great experience, if you are traveling to Bahía de Banderas must visit them, with respect and admiration right, not regret.
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  • September 18, 2017
    Good experience. To reach it is necessary to arrange for a boat or panga in Punta Mita, which will take you close to the small island. You can not visit if you're on your own private yacht or boat. Much better to go in the morning as the tide is low. In the afternoons and at high tide it is a bit dangerous, since you have to go swimming by an arc, and when the tide you can hit you head. The beach on the inside is very nice. High season I do not recommend going. many people will and definitely not enjoying.
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  • September 11, 2017
    It was great, great views and the guide and the crew were just magnificent, Chai the tour guide explained everything in a way very easy to understand, it's funny how they can go from English to Spanis...  more »
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  • September 18, 2017
    It is a great experience, hard to find a beach inside an island!
  • August 24, 2017
    Its just one more place to snorkle. Really I didnt see any sealife that had an impact on my snorkling experience. It is far from shore, expensive to get there, for us, it was not something memorable in our vacations to PV
  • August 26, 2017
    Beautiful place great snorkeling
  • May 22, 2017
    I have never visited the place but looking at it I can say that it is heaven. I suggest u should visit the place. Also i will one day visit the place.
  • September 19, 2017
    Very long trip takes all day don't go if you get seasick not much to see just some rock stick in out of the ocean find something else to do it's a waste of money and a day of your vacation

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