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COSTA CAREYES  (The Turtle Coast)    GPS N19º21´56" W104º54´37"

PLAYA DEL HOTEL EL CAREYES

The Costa Careyes "Turtle Coast" stretches for 13km and harbors a large number of beaches. Careyes is a resort and residential area surrounding Bahía Careyes about 11km (6.5mi.) south of Bahía Chamela.  Careyes encompasses the main beaches of Playa Blanca, Rosa, Careyitos, Careyes and Teopa.  The first three bays are taken up with luxury resort and condominium developments, while playa Teopa is a protected turtle nesting beach that is closely monitored by guards.  Carey (kah-RAY) is the native word for the endangered Hawksbill turtle.

 

www.PlayaCareyes.com       www.CostaCareyes.info       www.PlayaCareyitos.com

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Bahía Careyes encompasses a number of exclusive resorts.

PLACES TO EAT

Playa Rosa has a French restaurant, and the El Mirador restaurant and disco is close by.

THINGS TO DO

If you want to view turtles, you can register with one of the hotels for beach access.  Security is "very high" here in turtle season.  Check out the sea cave on the outside of the outermost island.

HOW TO GET HERE

Photo Unavailable Air Adventure  ($1570+p/person)
Aerotrón, Hangar #1, Aeropuerto Internacional G.D.O.
Regular scheduled 35 minute flights from Puerto Vallarta 4 times a week.
Propietario: Ricardo Farkas   
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Tel: (322).297.1212  USA: (888).303.2653
Located adjacent to Puerto Vallarta's PVR International Airport.

 

Road Access is via a cobble stone road at mile marker (mm-53.5).
Pueblo Careyes Village is located a little to the south at mile marker (mm-52)

INFO/SERVICES

The Health Center (Centro de Salud) is at pueblo Careyes (mm-52), along with a store and telephone service (larga distancia).

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