About Puerto Escondido

Boasting exquisite beaches alongside a vibrant nightlife, Puerto Escondido is a warm and welcoming destination that is one of Mexico’s best tourist hotspots. You’ll be amazed by its turquoise waters and marine wildlife. With plenty of rental options to choose from on FlipKey, you’re sure to find the perfect place to stay during your vacation. 

Grab your passport as you venture into a fun-loving paradise.

About Puerto Escondido

Puerto Escondido is in the Mexican state of Oaxaca on the Pacific coast. The town has developed gradually over the past few decades and tourism has grown dramatically over that time. Live music dominates the nightlife while during the day, water sports and beach life is favorite activity. As well as these pursuits, the town is very much a fishing port.

The best time to visit the area is from October to April when dry season occurs. Peak tourist season is from December to April so if you prefer to visit during quieter times, October and November may be best.

Puerto Escondido has a tropical climate with very hot temperatures all year round. To tackle the humid weather, pack lots of light clothes. There is a chance of showers in summer but it’s always still warm.

What to do in Puerto Escondido

The town offers a variety of activities to tourists. The beautiful beaches are a main attraction which are ideal for sunbathing or beach sports. Get closer to wildlife and see the sea turtles getting released at Palmarito beach. This once in a lifetime experience is truly magical.

If you’re looking for adventure, a water rafting ride is just the ticket for thrill seekers. If you want to discover underwater wildlife, coral reef snorkeling at San Agustin Beach is an exhilarating and unforgettable experience. 

The restaurants in Puerto Escondido offer something for all tastes. For a romantic meal, head to Pascale and enjoy a range of seafood or try the delicious homemade pasta. Alternatively, enjoy a Thai adventure at Lychee – choose from a red curry, chicken satay or tom yum soup. All of them are delicious!

Top travel tips for Puerto Escondido

If you’re traveling to Puerto Escondido by plane, you’ll arrive at Puerto Escondido International Airport and then travel to your vacation rental via car or bus. You can also grab a taxi which is relatively affordable. If you’re searching for a more efficient way of getting around, you can hire a car.

If you’re searching for an escape from daily life and a beach vacation sounds ideal, Puerto Escondido is the perfect destination for you. With the opportunity to explore exotic wildlife and adventurous pursuits like surfing and snorkeling, this FlipKey vacation will be the best trip you’ve ever made. 

Get ready to discover an amazing hidden gem as Puerto Escondido is an exceptional choice for your next vacation. Start your planning now by browsing all the vacation rentals available on FlipKey.