Attractions

Beach in Mal País & Santa Teresa

Playa Hermosa

Somewhere north of town, Playa Santa Teresa ends and Playa Hermosa starts. This gorgeous beach deserves its hermosa (beautiful) moniker and then some. It's wide and flat and spectacular at low tide. The beach nearly…
Beach in Mal País & Santa Teresa

Playa Santa Teresa

Playa Santa Teresa is a long, stunning beach that's famous for its fast and powerful beach break. The surf is pretty consistent and can be surfed at virtually any time of day. At the north end of the beach, Roca Mar…
Beach in Mal País & Santa Teresa

Playa El Carmen

Playa El Carmen, downhill from the main T intersection coming into town, is a good beach break that can be surfed anytime. The beach is wide and sandy and curls into successive coves, so it makes good beachcombing a…
Beach in Mal País & Santa Teresa

Playa Manzanillo

About 8km north of the Playa El Carmen intersection, past Playa Hermosa, Playa Manzanillo is a combination of sand and rock that’s best surfed when the tide is rising and there’s an offshore wind.