Set along a 22 mile portion of the magnificent Pacific Coast, Huatulco includes 9 spectacular bays with a total of 36 beaches, waterfalls, lagoons and an eco-archeological park which includes pre-Hispanic ruins as well as several samples of local flora and fauna. Huatulco is the perfect destination for adults wishing to escape to serenity and romance.
This premier destination offers visitors endless opportunities to explore the local landscape in a setting that is world-renowned for its commitment to sustainable tourism.
Copalita Waterfalls – Located about an hour and a half from the resort, these falls are part of Copalita River and offer the opportunity for swimming, relaxing, swinging, hiking and enjoying breathtaking views of several waterfalls.
Copalita Eco-Archeological Park – Only five minutes from the hotel, you can experience the recently discovered ancient city of Copalita, a local settlement more than 2,000 years old, predecessor of the Mixtec culture. This archeological site is the only one in Mexico hidden in a lush ecoenvironment; it is filled with hundreds of species of birds and wildlife. Copalita archeological site is also the only one of its kind along the Mexican Pacific Coast.
The bays of Huatulco – Climb aboard a comfortable catamaran boat for an unforgettable day exploring the beautiful bays along Huatulco’s breathtaking coastline. Do not miss the scenic geography or flora and fauna of the region, with the Sierra Madre mountain range as a spectacular backdrop.
La Bocana – Walking distance from Secrets Huatulco Resort & Spa, La Bocana is a small village where you can practice surfing, have a mud bath on the beach or roam in the local craft markets. The lagoon located in La Bocana is a tourist natural attraction due to its spectacular views, water activities and fishing.
Sierra Madre Mountains – Spend a full day exploring Oaxaca’s beautiful Sierra Madre Mountains surrounding the Huatulco area, home to one of Mexico’s finest coffee grains. A little over an hour from the hotel is all it takes to transport you to this paradise hidden away in the jungle. Along the route into the mountains, you will visit Xadani, a quaint, 400-year-old village.
La Crucectia Downtown – A 10-minute drive from the hotel lays the quaint town of La Crucecita where you will find everything from silver jewelry to Oaxaca handcrafts and black potteries that are an everyday bargain. Make a stop at the local church to see the largest painting of the Virgin of Guadalupe, and of course you have to try the famous Oaxaca grasshoppers at the local market.
Las Parotas Golf Course – Extremely popular in Huatulco, this 18-hole, 72-par golf course offers rolling greens, challenging fairways and natural surroundings for the most discerning golfer. Including three lakes, the Las Parotas Golf Club is located into a tropical forest zone that creates a stunning natural course in Tangolunda Bay.
Sustainable Tourism Destination
Huatulco is a sustainable tourism destination that is recognized for its commitment to the local environment. Not only is this a beautiful escape into a paradise of nature’s most breathtaking views, but the destination is also home to resorts whose commitment to ecological practices is world-renowned.
Secrets Huatulco Resort & Spa is a certified Earth Check destination and a Rainforest Alliance certified hotel. As part of these certifications, the resort participates in the Carbon Low Zone program and Step by Step, a shoe donation program that gives back to the local community.
The enchanting Secrets Huatulco Resort & Spa sits on the Pacific coast in Huatulco. Beautifully secluded on the Conejos Bay, guests at Secrets Huatulco are treated to divine views of golden sand beaches, stunning rock formations and sapphire waters. Exclusive Unlimited-Luxury® amenities start with limitless gourmet fare and top-shelf spirits, pool and beach wait service, and 24-hour room and concierge services. While 399 gorgeous suites offer daily refreshed mini-bar, spectacular views, plus a furnished balcony, terrace Jacuzzi, or swim-out pool access. Take part in daily activities and nightly entertainment, or a pampering treatment at the Secrets Spa by Pevonia. Guests can even spend a night out with the Sip, Savor & See Dining Experience at the nearby Dreams Huatulco Resort & Spa, to enjoy more fine dining and entertainment.
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