The beaches of Oaxaca

The beaches of OaxacaDo you want to discover more than 30 paradisiacal beaches on the Pacific coast? if so, you will have to travel to Oaxaca. If you also want to take advantage of your trip to discover the most visited destinations, stay and read the following lines.

Sightseeing in Oaxaca

The most touristic places in Oaxaca could be, first of all, Oaxaca City, the Huatulco Bays and finally Puerto escondido.

The city of Oaxaca de Juarez is also known as ”The green Antequera” and has such important places that are since 1987 Cultural Heritage of Humanity, such as the archaeological site of Monte Alban or the Historic Center.

Huatulco, Oaxaca

Another must-see tourist attraction is the Huatulco Bays. It is a perfect destination to discover incredible paradisiacal and even virgin beaches, all of them distributed in 9 different bays.

Para llegar al destino en coche solamente tardarás 30 minutos, aunque si lo haces vía aérea has de saber que hay un aeropuerto internacional en el que tanto hay conexiones internacionales como nacionales.

The most frequented beaches could be Zipolite beach, Mazunte or those of Puerto escondido.oche it will only take you 30 minutes, although if you arrive by air you should know that there is an international airport with both international and national connections. Among them are nudist beaches, some of the most famous on the Mexican coast, or where sports and leisure activities are the most sought after by tourists.

Oaxaca de Juarez

Oaxaca de Juárez is the capital, founded in the 16th century. It unites the different architectural styles of the buildings, some with a long history and others of new creation.

Those of a religious nature predominate, although those dedicated to gastronomy and leisure of any kind are also on the rise. The most popular items to take home as souvenirs to give to loved ones are handcrafted creations.

Mitla, Oaxaca

The magical town known as San Pablo de Mitla, whose name in the Nahuatl language means ”place of the dead”. It was here that the Zapotecs concentrated all political and religious power after the fall of Monte Alban. Es por ello que se aconseja visitar la zona arqueológica de Mitla, compuesta por cinco conjuntos arquitectónicos.

Nor will you be indifferent to the prehistoric caves of Yagul and Mitla, which since 2010 are a UNESCO World Heritage Site. These are more than 10,000 years old.

Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca

Another great destination where you can discover beautiful beaches, in particular, Zicatela beach. It is mostly known by surf lovers, but also by those who are looking for the most relaxing vacations possible to get a tan and have a great time.

You have several beaches to enjoy with your family such as Carrizalillo, the main beach, Bacocho, Zipolite or La escobilla, among others. Snorkel, one of the most popular activities in which you can dive and discover all the treasures of the depths.

And if what you want is to disconnect, the best will be long walks along the shore, sunbathing with some freshly made drinks or swimming among fish and clear water, is there a better plan than that?

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