October 28 – November 01
Here’s the complete guide to the best Puerto Escondido beaches to suit your travel style as well as the top spots from Bacocho to Zicatela beach for swimming, surfing, snorkelling or just chilling out.
Best Puerto Escondido beach for nightclubs, restaurants, walking, surfing and the “scene”. Playa Zicatelas is home to the epic Mexican Pipeline, an unforgiving wave break that draws surfing aficionados from around the world.
This beach is long, divided in three sections, among rocks that, with the presence of palm trees, and thorny bushes bordering it, create a very pleasant natural environment.
This beach is approximately 460 feet (140 meters) long by 98 feet (30 meters) wide. The gently inclined sand is smooth and white.
The smooth, white sand is gently inclined, and the greenish-blue water is warm and transparent. All this makes this site an ideal spot for scuba diving, snorkeling, and sunbathing.
It is an ideal spot for surfing, especially for beginners. It has a hotel and a restaurant, locker rooms, showers, public bathrooms and umbrellas for rent.
The Playa Principal Beach (The Main Beach) receives its name because it is on the far side of the Main Bay in Puerto Escondido.
This beach is like a natural pool. It is an extraordinary spot for swimming, diving, scuba diving and snorkeling. Its inviting peacefulness makes Puerto Angelito very popular during weekends and holidays.