The picturesque fishing village of Punta de Mita is nestled at the northern tip of Banderas Bay, just 40 minutes north of Puerto Vallarta. This Mexican village boasts miles of pristine white sand beaches, tropical islands, and rolling hillsides. The gated community which is the home of the Four Seasons and St. Regis and many exclusive condos and luxurious villas is called Punta Mita.
What use to be a popular weekend getaway from Puerto Vallarta has now become a prestigious attraction for vacationers looking for an upscale private destination. Since the Four Seasons Resort and Jack Nicklaus signature golf course opened in the master-planned luxury resort this residential community has transformed this once small Mexican fishing village to a top-notch vacation location infused with sophistication and wealth.
This peninsula location offers a fabulous vantage point in which to watch the 3 month migration of the humpback whales. There are also colorful reefs to snorkle and excellent sport fishing. One of the largest attractions to this area is the bounty of waves thus drawing surfers – both board and paddle – from all over. Plus the first class Jack Nicklaus Signature golf courses makes this a much sought after golfers dream vacation destination.