Most of Mexico's favorite resort destinations are found on the Pacific Coast. The tropical climate combined with the friendly locals, crystal clear waters and superb cuisine, shape an unforgettable holiday. Each resort offers distinct characteristics that contribute to the excellence of the Pacific Coast.
Some of the main Beaches and Resorts along the Pacific coast of Mexico include the following: Mazatlan, San Blas, Puerto Vallarta, Yelapa, Manzanillo, Ixtapa, Playa Azul, Acapulco and Huatulco. These attractive getaways draw in visitors from all over the world.
Coastal areas and lowlands are hot and steamy with high humidity. Rainfall varies greatly from region to region. Only the Sierra Madre Oriental, the Isthmus of Tehuantepec and the state of Chiapas in the far south receive any appreciable amount of rain during the year. The wet season runs between June and September. The dry season runs from October to May.
In most cities and resorts on the pacific coast of Mexico you will always find entertainment. There are museums, galleries, cultural centers, theaters, cinemas, concert halls, amusement parks, nightclubs and discos.
In every town you will be able to find purified bottled water such as Evian, Electropura, Cosmopura and other brands. There are drinking water services, in which the water is purified through electrical systems. To purify the faucet water, it is recommended to boil it for approximately twenty minutes.
Endless outdoor and beach activities are available up and down the pacific coast of Mexico. Visitors and locals can explore the vast array of beaches and coves, learn to sail, fish or scuba dive, discover the abundance of sea life while snorkeling, or just relax on the white sand and soak up the sun.