In Spanish, Puerto Escondido means 'hidden port', and this little beach town hidden away in the southern part of Oaxaca certainly lives up to that name.
Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Mexico is a magical paradise of tranquil beaches with an average temperature of 82 degrees perfect for your next vacation. Puerto Escondido is part of the municipality of San Pedro Mextepec. Most of the cultural activities that you will experience revolve around the tourist walkway and near the beaches or the central market.
The main tourist section of Puerto Escondido stretches between the coastline and Highway 200. The local flavor is north of the highway; where you will find public transportation at the bus stations, banks with ATMís and fantastic Mexican cuisine. West of town is where you will find Lighthouse Hill Properties and Villas Chakaron, situated on a bluff with Villas that are 2 story with third floor palapas and ocean views.