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Take a walk on the gorgeous sandy beaches of Punta Mita in Nayarit, Mexico

Located on the central west coast — and surrounded by the states of Sinaloa, Durango, Zacatecas and Jalisco Nayarit is an ideal vacation destination. Lovers of the great outdoors can enjoy sunbathing on fine-sand beaches, scuba diving, snorkeling and camping. Cosmopolitan travelers can explore Tepic, the state's capital, which features world-class museums, historic buildings and scenic parks.

V Punta Mita Gourmet & Golf Classic

Now in its sixth year, the Punta Mita Gourmet & Golf Classic brings together renowned international and Mexico-based chefs, as well as culinary experts to create a singular gastronomic experience. The four-day event takes place January 28 to January 31, 2016, and includes culinary dinners and events. The Punta Mita Gourmet & Golf Classic focuses on particular regions of Mexico and takes guests' palates on a tasting tour of the country's cuisines. Wine and tequila aficionados will be present, and attendees can watch the golf tournament on the two Jack Nicklaus signature courses.

Check out all the action happening on and off the course

The outdoor dining patio at Sufi Restaurant in Punta Mita

Sufi Restaurant in Punta Mita

Savor the flavors of Mexico and the Mediterranean at this beachfront restaurant, overlooking the Bay of Banderas in the private Playa Fortuna Beach Club.

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A view of homes along the coast of Punta Mita

Punta Mita Real Estate

This diverse collection of spacious real estate properties on the Punta de Mita peninsula includes a variety of new residences, from villas and homes to condominiums.

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A villa in Punta Mita

Punta Mita Photo Gallery
Take a look at GAYOT's exclusive Punta Mita Photo Gallery to get an inside look at Nayarit, from luxurious ocean-view villas to scenic beaches to gourmet restaurants.

Start your visual tour of Punta Mita

One of the three pool areas at The St. Regis Punta Mita Resort

The St. Regis Punta Mita Resort
An absolute paradise, The St. Regis Punta Mita Resort has it all: beautiful views, spacious guest rooms, exquisite décor and fine dining. Rooms come with private terraces and bathrooms that extend to an outdoor shower area. Butler service is available for any need that may arise and golfers can take advantage of the Jack Nicklaus Signature courses on the property.

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A room at Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita in Nayarit

Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita
Take in sweeping views of the white sand beach and the Sierra Madre Mountains at Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita. Stay in any of its 173 guest rooms or 31 suites, and enjoy luxuries such as the full-service spa and a Jack Nicklaus golf course.

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The Apuane Spa at Four Season Punta Mita in Nayarit, Mexico

Apuane Spa at Four Seasons
This spa at the Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita offers luxurious treatments designed to reflect its exotic location. Guests can experience the Punta Mita massage, which uses sage oil and tequila, or the exfoliating chamomile body scrub.

Enjoy a tranquil escape at this oceanfront spa

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