Chacala is a peaceful fishing village, its name means "where there are shrimp" in Náhuatl, and it is part of the beautiful coastline known as Riviera Nayarit.

Chacala, Mexico

Mar de Jade is along Mexico's Tropical Pacific Coast, about 90 min. north of popular tourist destination Puerto Vallarta; 3 hours west of Guadalajara; and 2 hours south of Tepic. It is located on the south end of Chacala Beach, Nayarit, Mexico.

Chacala's half-mile bay is home to approximately 300 full time residents and receives many seasonal residents and visitors during the winter months. It is a favored beach destination for Mexican families during the most popular vacation periods such as Semana Santa (Easter Week) and New Years. Chacala has one of the most pristine beaches along the coastline; soft golden sand lined with coconut trees and palapa (thatched-roof) restaurants. The town still retains an unhurried lifestyle and the locals are very friendly and welcoming.

The best way to reach Chacala is to fly to Puerto Vallarta International Airport, which has non-stop and connection flights from all major US Cities. Mar de Jade can arrange transportation from/to the airport.

To know the best options to get to Mar de Jade, please read the Transportation Section under FAQ'S.