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Destiladeras Beach

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Address: Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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Located between the cliffs of Punta del Burro, this beach is popular with...

Located between the cliffs of Punta del Burro, this beach is popular with sunbathers and surfers alike.

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Best Sunset Walk!!!

We don't live too far from this big white beach, so we tend to go late in the afternoon and walk the beach. The grandchildren love the water as the tide is going out -- you can... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We don't live too far from this big white beach, so we tend to go late in the afternoon and walk the beach. The grandchildren love the water as the tide is going out -- you can walk for meters and meters into the water and the gentle waves.... We also tend to walk away from the music and the... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

There has been some changes to the beach that has made it so much better. The entrance has been moved further up the road so now you have no stairs to worry about, you walk straight onto the beach. A great restaurant to sit at or take your food to your beach chair. And now BATHROOMS. Still one of the... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great find while on my stay. Very quiet, remote beach with tables, umbrellas and lounge chairs to rent. It is not crowded like other beaches. Water and clear and warm. there is also wait staff to bring you buckets of beer, and food.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

We take the public bus from La Cruz. All the buses go on the Hwy 200 past the beach. The cost is 7-9 pesos, but it is just handy and a little tip, to give 10 pesos for the ride. It is a beautiful short ride along the coast. They have closed the old parking lot, so you go past... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

This is a miles long, fine, white sand beach. And it can often be very quiet. There are a number of access points most of which are controlled by resorts but one developer (Nahui) does provide a parking lot and reasonable access. It's on the old La Cruz/Pta. Mita road about 8 km north of La Cruz. The sea can... More 

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Lac du Bonnet, Manitoba, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

One of the nicest beaches to walk,in Puerto Vallarta, it is worth the cab ride, or you can catch the bus out to it...

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Duvall, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

Just up the road to Puenta Mita about KM 8 is a dirt parking lot with security and a short downhill walk to a clean, sandy, beautiful beach. They rent a table with four chairs for 150 pesos a day so you can bring your own food and beverages. Also there are wait staff from the resort that will bring... More 

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Chapala, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

Clean, packed sand, sparkling water, uncrowded. Great beach to just chill. We walked beach everyday over a mile.

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Pickering, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Beautiful beach nothing of Bucerias. Lovely restaurants in the area. Very reasonable prices. Many Local people use this beach.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

Beautiful pacific ocean beach just outside Nuevo Vallarta. Beach vendors sell food and drinks out of pallapas. Bring your umbrella and chairs or go to the restaurant that has good lunch beach chairs and umbrellas as well as the only restrooms on the beach.

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Thank Gianni K

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