What is the Beach of Yelapa, Jalisco?
First of all, let me tell you that Yelapa is part of an indigenous community.
is a beautiful beach that makes both locals and strangers fall in love.
Makes a perfect combination of mountains, rivers, waterfalls, beach, sea and the kindness of its people.
Where is Located The Beach of Yelapa, Jalisco?
Is located within the fifth largest bay in the world, banderas bay in the state of Jalisco.
Is located about 45 minutes south of Puerto Vallarta, if you go by water taxi.
But if you decide to go by car, you do two and a half hours to get to Yelapa.
How I Get to Yelapa Beach?
The first option (but not the best)
is by car, taking the 200 road from Puerto Vallarta to the town of el Tuito, then from el Tuito to the town of Chacala and from Chacala to Yelapa, It´s important to mention that from Chacala village to Yelapa Village is only dirt and the road can be very bad to travel, especially in the rain season.
The best option to get to Yelapa is by water taxi and you have two places to take it.
- Los muertos pier in downtown Puerto vallarta
-Beach of Boca de Tomatlán (25 minutes to the south)
What Tourist Attractions Can I Find in Yelapa?
The main beach, the Playita in the village, waterfalls in the Tuito River, waterfalls in the Pueblo River, Viewpoint Yelapatapa and Viewpoint El Faro, in addition there are other nearby beaches such as Pizota, Chimo and Colimilla
What Activities are there in Yelapa?
whale watching in season
Tour by Boat to the southern beaches
Tour by Boat to Marietas Islands
Where Can I eat in Yelapa?
In the beach there are many restaurants, but the number one is Domingos Restaurant.
10 minutes walking by the Tuito River you will find el Manguito
In the village I suggest:
Tacos Los Abuelos
Tacos y Mas