One of the Ten Best Beaches in Mexico, for “unique activities, safety, surroundings, and overall beauty.” —Conde Nast Traveler

“These ten beaches stand out for their unique activities, safety, surroundings, and overall beauty.”

Conde Nast Traveler

Image from article on the ten best beaches in Mexico“Formerly a quiet fishing village, Troncones has become an under-the-radar escape for adventurous travelers. The three-mile-long beach draws surfers from all over the world, while eco-tourists love horseback riding on the sand and hiking in the nearby Sierra Madre mountains. Best of all, with a population hovering around 500-600 permanent residents, Troncones always maintains a wonderful sense of isolation.”

Full article here.

“my favorite beach in the world” — New York Times

“…when we got off the highway, about 22 miles from Zihuatanejo, we were surrounded by nothing but tropical forest. In town, we found a chicken running on the dirt road in front of the same dusty tienditas and hand-painted hotel and restaurant signs we remembered. There was no trace of the dreaded stalls selling T-shirts and seashell fridge magnets or parasails pulled by boats crisscrossing the sky.”

“The Loveliest Beach in Mexico” —The Guardian, UK

“It may not have the turquoise waters of the Riviera Maya or the glamour of Acapulco, but laid-back Troncones has buckets of charm and a dedicated following of artists and surfers…”

Troncones article, The Guardian

Full article here.