Bucerias is a Charming Little Paradise of Tranquility
Bucerias is one of the most visited places of the Riviera Nayarit, in Mexico. It’s a small town that emphasizes the Mexican essence through its colors, huge wooden doors and decorated walls that tell a story. The streets are filled with interesting things to see, such as the precious craftsmanship of local artists.
So if you want to take with you a souvenir of your holidays, take a walk and go to the main market, there you will find authentic treasures made exclusively in the Bucerias’ land, gifts, jewelry, clothing for all tastes, exotic fruits and traditional sweets of the area.
Although the town of Bucerias is a bit smaller compared to other tourist attractions in Mexico, it’s still a great destination for a very relaxed vacation, with its beaches of fine white sand and warm water. You can stay in any of the exclusive hotels in the area and we guarantee you will have the most spectacular view of the beach you can imagine.
Or, if you prefer to stay in a slightly more rural place, you can stay in one of the many bungalows, and excellent option for a trip with your friends.
Try something different with the traditional town’s cuisine, such as the oysters with enchiladas, the shrimp tamales or the famous “tlaxtihuilli”, which is a shrimp-based broth. Order one of these delicious dishes in Bahía de Banderas, a little piece of heaven located on the coast of the Pacific Ocean and considered one of the most beautiful bays in the world.
If you want to do something more extreme, go to the Bay of Bucerias, the best area to practice diving, snorkeling, kayaking, windsurfing and kitesurfing. Although with the last two it’s recommended to practice them in windy season.
Walk through the town’s streets or the main plaza during the feast of Nuestra Señora de la Paz (Our Lady of Peace), which is a religious commemoration to the patroness of Bucerias which starts on January 16th and ends on the 24th.
The celebration includes fireworks, sporting, artistic and cultural activities that promote the community and the touristic development of the towns of the Riviera Nayarit. Bucerias is a charming little town that stands out for being a paradise of tranquility with a natural and peaceful environment, a perfect climate and people that will not fail to make you feel like you belong there.