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Punta Cometa

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Address: Mazunte, Mexico
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Amazing sunset

Only u need walk 20 minutes and u can Enter yo another world, is a great place and they sunset is beautiful. Bonus extra..... Punta cometa have a one beach, so, u can go at the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Only u need walk 20 minutes and u can Enter yo another world, is a great place and they sunset is beautiful. Bonus extra..... Punta cometa have a one beach, so, u can go at the morning

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Winnipeg, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Drove to Mazunte from La Crucecita to see the sunset at Punta Cometa. We were told it's the only place in all of Mexico where you can see the sun rise and set over the ocean. The sunset was definitely remarkable! You can hike around the point as there are lots of interesting rock formations from the ocean smashing up... More 

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Roma, Italia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Wel. How can you describe a place where to see the sunset running down directly in front of you, down on the ocean. Beautiful beaches beside. Remember to bring soe beers, it will be hard to come back (and harder to keep on without booze!)

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Fantastic place in Mazunte the best time is if is not cloudy, to go there is not a really bad hike just be careful if it was raining becouse can be slippery

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Barcelona, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

Amazing views and secret beaches just 10 minutes walk from the center! great place to watch the sunset!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

I'll definitely go back to punta cometa. This place is full of the best vibes I've ever felt. Watching the sunset from the top of this hill is one of those things that are hard to forget.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

Best snorkeling and whale watching on the Oaxaca coast. Clear water, numerous tropical fish, moray eels, whales -- a quiet place few people even know about. You'll need a vehicle and don't expect great services here. You can boat with a local fisherman (cheap to see whales, manta rays, etc.) Amazing.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

A large group of people go out to this punta every evening to watch the sun set at the pacific ocean. The colours were amazing. Highly recommend - good break from lazing around at the beach all day.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Highly recommend. Nice trip. We rode a scooter after a day trip to Laguna Ventanilla (also recommend). Be careful of the waves though, I dont recommend swimming.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Amazing views, weather, and atmosphere, we had lunch in a place called PUNTA SUR, the best food we tried along this part of the coast of oaxaca, definitely a place to go back to.

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