Around the Bay: Mismaloya Beach

Written by Tropicasa Realty
November 13th, 2023

Mismaloya beach is located about 20 minutes south of Puerto Vallarta, and with clear ocean water, golden sand, and lush jungle surroundings, this beach is a true tropical paradise. It also holds a piece of Vallarta history as the filming location for the movie “Night of the Iguana.” 

The ocean swell is calm in Mismaloya and perfect for swimming, snorkeling, and diving. The beach is surrounded by towering cliffs and lush vegetation, providing a stunning backdrop that adds to its charm. It also offers a range of amenities to enjoy including numerous beachside restaurants and bars serving fresh local cuisine. For those looking for adventure, the beach offers a variety of water sports like jet skiing, parasailing, and kayaking, or you can book an organized snorkeling or scuba diving tours.  

For those that like to shop, the nearby village of Mismaloya is home to friendly locals who showcase traditional Mexican crafts and souvenirs. Visitors can stroll through the village and experience some authentic local culture with a relaxed, beachy vibe. 

Mismaloya is also close to several popular attractions and excursions including Los Arcos National Marine Park, which is famous for its stunning rock formations and diverse marine life, making it a great place for snorkeling and diving, and The El Eden Canopy Tour which offers zipline and ATV adventures. Those looking for a more relaxed experience can visit the Vallarta Botanical Gardens to immerse themselves in the region's lush flora and stop for lunch in their lovely terrace restaurant. 

Mismaloya, with its natural beauty, range of activities, and cultural experiences, is the perfect place to visit in Puerto Vallarta, but also a wonderful location to invest in real estate. Contact us today for current properties for sale in Mismaloya.  

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