Join Us Where the Sky Meets the Sea

Our beachside resort is a luxurious hub for adventure and nature lovers alike

One of the top all-inclusive resorts in Mexico, Sunset Island Resort combines the best of Mexico travel with high-end experiences, superior customer service, and luxury accommodations.

Located away in the quiet beachside town of La Peñita de Jaltemba, on the picturesque Riviera Nayarit, our exclusive resort offers direct access to some of the region’s most popular activities. 

Take a look at our hand-picked selection of personalized tours and experiences by expert local guides, and get ready to enjoy the best of Nayarit’s natural paradise. 

Adventures & Activities

Go into the blue

There’s no better way to experience the Riviera Nayarit than by exploring its waters –– both above and below. From seasonal whale-watching excursions that will bring you face to face with these majestic creatures to snorkeling the reefs, paddleboarding into the sunset, or going deeper into the depths of the ocean on a scuba diving session, La Peñita’s golden-sand beaches and sapphire waters are calling your name.

Immersion in Nature

With an expert guide soar amidst the trees on ziplines in this exhilarating high-altitude adventure.

Embrace the call of the wild

Surrounded by a lush jungle landscape, you won’t have to go far to come in contact with the region’s most famous wildlife inhabitants. Lace up your boots and hit the uncovered trails to the famous Cerro del Mono viewpoint, enjoy breathtaking views of the Bahía de Banderas from above, or head deep into the wilderness alongside a local guide to catch a peek of the more than 350 species of birds that will accompany your excursion with a song.  

Local passion, luxury standards

All our experiences are designed and guided by our local team of experts to meet the highest quality standards of service and entertainment. Showcasing a true passion and love for their home, our team is trained to delight, educate, and provide you with an up-close look at everything the Riviera Nayarit has to offer its visitors. No matter what you prefer, we’ll work to find an experience that everyone can enjoy at their own pace.

Horseback riding

Friendly stables, hidden trail rides and beaches with golden sand beckon. Unleash your inner vaquero (rancho cowboy) as you journey into La Peñita’s cinematic backcountry and beautiful shores on horseback.

Wellbeing in Nature

Wander out of the emerald jungle onto soft sands in one of the most breathtaking golden beaches in the Riviera Nayarit. From diving, setting off on a sunset cruise, whale watching to unique fishing experiences, this is your personal portal to adventure.