Bucerias is in the Riviera Nayarit tourist corridor and is only 6 km from Nuevo Vallarta. It is also conveniently located close to the Puerto Vallarta International Airport, which is just 11km away. Using the local lingo, “Bucerias” loosely translates into “Place of Divers”, indicating one of the activities, which has become synonymous with the place. It is an inviting place, with a very peaceful atmosphere and one of the top destinations for those looking forward to a vacation in Mexico.
The place is famed nationally and internationally due to its sandy beaches and crystal clear waters. If you are a water sport fanatic, then this will be a paradise for you – you will have the pleasure of indulging in all manner of water sports, including but not limited to kayaking, scuba diving, surfing and spot fishing.
And if you are the kind of person who needs total relaxation when on vacation, then you can always take advantage of the perfect ambience and great weather to relax your heart, body and soul on the sun beds.
Some of the prominent tourist attractions in Bucerias include:
- The Sea Life Park Aquaventuras
- Vallarta Adventures
- The Flamingo Golf Club in Puerto Vallarta
- The Huancaxtla Marine de la Cruz in Bahia de Banderes
Regarding culture and art, Bucerias also has a lot to offer. The artistic value of Bucerias as a tourist destination has been enhanced by the Bucerias Art Walk, a weekly event where close to 17 art galleries participate. The walk takes place on Lazaro Cardenas Avenue and other than sampling different kinds of unique arts from the region, you will also be treated to a variety of pleasant restaurants and coffee shops that serve a variety of international cuisine as well as prominent regional dishes.
Whether it is adventure, fun or relaxation you need for your vacation in Mexico, you will never go wrong when you make Bucerias your vacation destination.