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Puerto Escondido
Puerto Escondido
Puerto Escondido

Puerto Escondido

Puerto Escondido, Mexico

Description

Puerto Escondido is a destination on the west coast of Mexico that you must discover. There are very few resorts there, making the place very authentic and virtually devoid of tourists. Puerto Escondido is a great spot for surfers because of the impressive waves that hug the city.


Map


What to do in Puerto Escondido


Lagunas de Chacahua National Park

If you love nature, you should definitely visit Lagunas de Chacahua National Park during your vacation. In addition to walking on the trails to observe birds and enjoy the magnificent viewpoints, you can also take a walk through the mangroves to appreciate the dense vegetation. Don’t forget your swimsuit, as you will also have the opportunity to enjoy the beaches to relax and snorkel.


Surf lessons

Have you always dreamed of surfing? Treat yourself to a lesson during your next vacation to Puerto Escondido! The beautiful waves on the beaches of the west coast make it the perfect place to be introduced to this sport!


Deep sea fishing

All fishing enthusiasts will simply LOVE this experience. As soon as the sun rises, set sail in search of the biggest catches of your life. You may be surprised!


El Mercado

If you feel like tasting the local flavors, you must stop at El Mercado. There are many types of spices, hot sauces, fresh exotic fruit, cured meats and more. Would you like to bring back some souvenirs from your trip to Puerto Escondido? El Mercado is the perfect place to go shopping.


Temperatures

Maximum (°C)

Minimum (°C)

Precipitation (mm)

Jan.

32

21

4

Feb.

32

22

29

Mar.

32

22

2

Apr.

32

24

33

May

33

24

39

Jun.

32

24

151

Jul.

33

24

128

Aug.

32

24

105

Sep.

32

24

102

Oct.

33

23

74

Nov.

33

22

21

Dec.

32

21

3


Currency

The country's official currency is the Mexican Peso (MXN). ATMs are easily found in Mexico. U.S. dollars, credit and debit cards are also accepted almost everywhere. Remember to communicate the dates of your stay to your banking institution if you plan to use your cards in Mexico.

Convertor

CAD
to
MXN

Official language

Spanish is the official language in Mexico, but in tourist areas most people also speak English. Before you go, learn a few words and phrases in the local language to wow the locals!

Voltage

Electrical outlets used in Mexico are the same as in Canada. However, the voltage and frequency may differ depending on the hotel. If your devices do not include the words: INPUT: 100-240V, 50/60Hz, plan ahead and bring a power converter.

Electrical outlet
Electrical outlet

Passport and entry & exit requirements

It is strongly recommended that your Canadian passport be valid for at least 6 months after the date of your return from travel. For more information, visit the Government of Canada's website.

Pour connaître les conditions de voyage telles que la vaccination, la quarantaine, les tests PCR, nous recommandons de consulter l’outil Sherpa.



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