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La Cruz de Huanacaxtle

4.6
Beaches · Flea Markets · Stand-Up Paddleboarding

Popular things to do in La Cruz de Huanacaxtle

Destiladeras Beach ©
Beach
Destiladeras Beach
4.8
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Boat Tour
Boat Tours & Water Sports
5.0
Duration: 4 hours
La Cruz Market ©
Flea Market
La Cruz Market
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min
La Cruz de Huancaxtle Market ©
Flea Market
La Cruz de Huancaxtle Market
4.6
Duration: 4 hours
La Cruz de Huanacaxtle is a Mexican fishing village situated on the Pacific Ocean's Bahía de Banderas in the state of Nayarit. It is situated approximately 25 km from Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco. The town name comes from a cross that is made of Huanacaxtle wood which is located at the town's entrance.HistoryThe town was founded in the 1930s by the Chávez family. The Chávez family still maintains a mango orchard on the outskirts of town. The Blanca family was also one of the original settlers of La Cruz as it is locally known. They, too, remain residents.In 2008, a major renovation of the harbor was completed and now hosts a marina, called Marina Riviera capable of handling vessels of all sizes up to 400 feet in length. Plan your holiday in La Cruz de Huanacaxtle and other destinations, from the rural, to the urban, and everything in between, using our Mexico travel route website.

Side trips from La Cruz de Huanacaxtle

Marietas Islands ©
Island
Marietas Islands Nayarit
4.2
Duration: 2h 30 min
The Bucerias Art Walk ©
Scenic Walking Area
The Bucerias Art Walk Bucerias
4.1
Duration: 2 hours
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Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Stand-Up Paddleboarding Punta de Mita
4.9
Duration: 2h 30 min
Santuario de Cocodrilos El Cora ©
Zoo
Santuario de Cocodrilos El Cora Bucerias
4.5
Duration: 1h 30 min

Hidden gems in La Cruz de Huanacaxtle

Blue Tortuga Adventures
Dolphin / Whale Watching
Blue Tortuga Adventures
5.0
Duration: 2h 30 min
Fishing Charter / Tour
Fishing Charters & Tours
5.0
Duration: 4 hours
Erimar Salon & Spa ©
Spa
Erimar Salon & Spa
4.4
Duration: 1h 30 min
Playa La Manzanilla ©
Beach
Playa La Manzanilla
3.7
Duration: 2h 30 min

Museums in La Cruz de Huanacaxtle

Museo del Tequila y el Mariachi ©
Specialty Museum
Museo del Tequila y el Mariachi
4.0
Duration: 2h 30 min
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