San Patricio-Melaque

Melaque/San Patricio/Villa Obregon is a conurbation of three villages in Jalisco that is the largest thing between Puerto Vallarta and Manzanillo.

Get in

Slightly over an hour by bus from Manzanillo to the south. About four hours by bus from Puerto Vallarta to the north.


The Playa. The main square. The plastic market.


Festivities begin about a week prior with the Fiesta del Torros which includes rodeo events, bullfights, carnival, parades, blessing of the fishing fleet, folk dances, boxing matches, and nightly fireworks.



Go next

Walk down the beach to Barra de Navidad or across the northern headland to Cuastecomates.

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