Welcome to the unofficial website
for Costalegre Tourism. The Costalegre is a remote and pristine
paradise located in the southern area of pacific coastal Mexico
between Manzanillo and Puerto
Vallarta. The Costalegre
ninety-five kilometer stretch of coast between Barra de Navidad and
Playa Quemaro. At 20° north latitude Costalegre experiences
climate similar to Hawaii or Jamaica, making it an ideal winter
'Costalegre' translated to English means the "Happy Coast", and is a
tropical paradise from November through April, when there is little or
no rain. It is know for its enchanting sunsets, warm deserted
beaches, seclusion and serenity.
Modest beach towns are popular week-end and Mexican National holiday
getaways for Mexicans from Guadalajara, Colima, and even Mexico City.
Although the area is as yet largely unknown as a major tourist
destination, a few Canadian and U.S. visitors arrive here each winter.
Costalegre is an ecological tourist attraction which caters to just
about any budget, from youth hostels, small family owned bungalows and
hotels, to luxury special class resorts, Costalegre offers something
Many visitors to
Costalegre find that the days slip away with alarming
rapidity in spite of the apparent lack of scheduled activities. By the
time you stroll the beach, do a bit of sunbathing, listen to a
mariachi beach band, sip a margarita at
sundown and dine under the moonlight, another day will have slipped
away. You will feel like you're in a paradise.