Animal Life in Punta de Mita

edicion on Mar 30th, 2017 under Living México - Punta de Mita

If you are an animal lover and you look forward to visiting Mexico and seeing a large variety of animal species during your stay at our luxury resort in Punta Mita, then you are in luck. Nayarit is home to several different types of animals, both in and out of the water.

Where to Go to See Animals

There are a number of excursions and locations where you can go to see animal life in the area, so whether you want to discover the fish life that is abundant in the waters near Punta de Mita, or you would like to explore the lush vegetation to and see animals on land, rest assured that you won’t be disappointed.

Water Life

You will undeniably want to discover the amazing underwater life in Punta de Mita. If you are someone who loves to get in the water and explore the world under the sea, whether by freediving or scuba diving, you can expect the experience to be extremely rewarding. If you would rather observe the beautiful underwater life from the comfort of a boat, you will not be disappointed when you go on a whale watching tour during whale season or when spotted dolphins gracefully swim near your boat.

Some of the fish and marine life that can be found in these waters are:

  • Red snapper
  • Marlin
  • Mahi Mahi
  • Yellowfin Tuna
  • Amberjack
  • Sea turtles
  • Lemon sharks

There are many more species to be found in the beautiful Pacific ocean, but you will have to come and see for yourself.

Land Life

A hike throughout the fauna in or near Punta de Mita will be a rewarding one. Some of the animals that you may expect to see while exploring the area around Imanta Resorts are:

  • Green Iguanas
  • Nine-banded Armadillos
  • Coatis
  • Jaguars (don’t worry, you are safe at our hotel)
  • Coyotes
  • Boars

In the air and in the trees, you may also be able to spot Blue-footed Booby birds and a large variety of other bird species. While there are many animals on this list, there are many more to be found in the Riviera-Nayarit area and a visit to Punta de Mita and getting to know all the amazing species that share this beautiful nature with us will undoubtedly be an experience you will remember.

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