BARRA DE NAVIDAD
The town of Barra de Navidad (pop-4,324) is a small farming and fishing community located on the South end of the Bahía de Navidad. It is 60 km North of the city of Manzanillo and 216 km South of Puerto Vallarta. The spectacular beachfront bordering the sandbar arks toward San Patrico Melaque 4.5km to the west. The ease of shopping, a variety of restaurants, a relaxed atmosphere and the natural beauty of the surrounding area make Barra de Navidad a picturesque setting in a tropical paradise. In recent years, the Jalisco state government has promoted Barra as the main tourist center of the Costalegre. Barra is a true Mexican treasure, the perfect hideaway just waiting to be discovered.