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All You Need To Know About Nuevo Vallarta (Updated 2023)

DESTINATION | Published on 14/03/2023
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Nayarit, Mexico is the home of the stunning resort town called Nuevo Vallarta. It is known for its beautiful beaches, luxury resorts, and exquisite cuisine, thus making it ideal for families and couples. Here’s all you need to know about Nuevo Vallarta (updated 2023).

Nuevo Vallarta Nayarit Mexico is known for its quiet and safe neighborhoods. You’ll find beachfront apartments, residential homes, all-inclusive resorts, and beach clubs with amenities such as swimming pools, kids' clubs, parks, gourmet cuisine, and so much more.

In 2022, the name change to "Nuevo Nayarit" was made official, however, people still refer to it as Nuevo Vallarta because it has been called that for many years. You can visit towns nearby: Sayulita, Bucerias, Puerto Vallarta, and more via taxi, golf cart, walking, or biking.

Where is Nuevo Vallarta Nayarit Mexico?

  • Getting There: The airport that is closest to Nuevo Vallarta is the Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport in Puerto Vallarta. From there, it is a mere 15-minute drive or so to Nuevo Vallarta. It’s so easy to find, you could even find it by yourself.
  • Location: Nuevo Vallarta is located on Banderas Bay, which is one of the largest natural bays in the world. The town of Nuevo Vallarta is well-situated for exploring the surrounding area such as the Sierra Madre mountains, Marietas Islands, and more l Check out small towns to visit nearby.

Nuevo Vallarta Resorts

  • Accommodation: Nuevo Vallarta is home to many luxury resorts –Villa la Estancia Riviera Nayarit and Villa del Palmar Flamingos to name a few– offering a range of accommodation options and providing guests with access to a plethora of amenities.
  • Beaches: The stunning long stretch of beach in Nuevo Vallarta is ideal for water sports, swimming, and sunbathing. Enjoy a stroll along this expansive section of Playa Nuevo Vallarta's beautiful sandy beach that hugs the Pacific Ocean - Read about the ultimate guide to Nayarit beaches.

Nuevo Vallarta Restaurants and Fun Things to do

  • Restaurants: With a range of dining options, from street food vendors to high-end restaurants, visitors can enjoy traditional Mexican cuisine, as well as international dishes. Award-winning restaurants like La Casona will delight your tastebuds.

A key component of a vacation, especially when vacationing in Nuevo Vallarta Nayarit Mexico, is all the incredible food you’ll eat or try for the first time. The proof is in the pudding, but let’s just say, Nuevo Vallarta restaurants won’t disappoint you. Simply fresh and divine!

  • Fun Things to do: In addition to staying at Nuevo Vallarta resorts, find interesting activities to do on land and sea. Incredible views from parasailing adventures and hiking up a mountain, or whale watching and more are all nearby activities you should try!

In addition to dining at exquisite restaurants and Nuevo Vallarta resorts, there are many other things to do in Nuevo Vallarta. Being nestled between the mountains and the Pacific Ocean has its perks, explore the great outdoors via land and water tours while on vacation. 

Interesting facts about Nuevo Vallarta

Nuevo Vallarta is home to the largest marina in Mexico as well as it is a popular destination for whale watching from December to March, as humpback whales migrate to the warm waters of the Pacific coast to escape the harsh conditions of winter months. Book a tour!

The landscape and weather of Nuevo Vallarta make it a perfect destination for those seeking a tropical paradise. With its beautiful beaches, lush vegetation, and stunning natural landmarks, it is a popular vacation spot for people from all over the world.

Overall, Nuevo Vallarta Nayarit Mexico is an exquisite vacation destination that has something for everyone. Whether you are looking to relax on the beach, try new activities, or explore the local culture, Nuevo Vallarta is a great choice for your next vacation.

You may be interested in this post: Why people fall in love with Nayarit.

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