Punta Mita has an elegant downtown area where you can shop windows in local boutiques and eat at exclusive restaurants. The Punta Mita area is a very safe and tourist-oriented part of Mexico. However, for your trip to be perfect, it's always a good idea to be prepared. While it's possible to stay in Punta Mita, you can visit the entire peninsula as a day trip from Puerto Vallarta, Sayulita or San Pancho.
While whale watching is available throughout Banderas Bay, taking whale watching boat tours from Punta Pita is also a great option. At Punta Mita Beach you'll find a couple of local spas that have placed massage tables under some umbrellas. The María Bonita in downtown Punta Mita offers an eclectic selection of Mexican folk art, handmade decorations, beaded jewelry and colorful textiles. El Cafecito de Mita: Located on the main street along the beach, this small café has everything you need after a few hours at the beach.