If you’re looking for a place to relax and some traditional Mexican cuisine, you’ve come to the right place. Playa Platanitos is a picturesque hidden cove located just north of Playa Las Tortugas, making it a fun, quick walk up the beach. Its tranquil waters and pristine beaches make it a destination hot spot for all ages. Swimming and wading are also a favorite due to the gentle waves form from the protected cove.
After lounging in the sun, get your appetite ready for some mouth-watering seafood. Playa Platanitos, or “Beach of the Little Bananas,” is the perfect place to pick up some fresh ceviche or a delicious shrimp plate. The simple yet delectable nature of the traditional Mexican plates will leave you wanting more.
This hidden gem is sure to surprise you if you take the time to explore all that it has to offer. The rural location of this quaint seaside town ensures you an uninterrupted day at the beach, allowing you to enjoy time with loved ones over a wonderful, tasty meal. Anyone who takes the short walk to Platanitos can confirm that it is unquestionably worth the trip.
Come during the week to have the beach and restaurants all to yourselves. Visit on a weekend to see Mexico culture in full swing as all the locals come out to enjoy this small, vibrant, beachfront town.