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Surf Break Spotlight – Palmitas

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The naturally-blessed geography surrounding the Punta Mita peninsula offers a variety of surf breaks for every surfing experience level, style, and preference. LivePuntaMita.com is dedicating this summer to the exploring and sharing with you all aspects of the exciting, entertaining, and addictive sport of surfing!

Second up in our lineup of top Punta de Mita surf spots is Palmitas, recommended for experienced surfers.

Surf Break Name: Palmitas

Formed mainly by sand this beach breaks is essential for those experience surfers visiting the area, with rights and lefts. This spot is much better with northern swells. You might be surprised to see the shapes of the waves. Better to avoid it during high tide.

Location: Short hike from La Lancha
Best for: Shortboard

Wave Type: Punchy beach break
Direction: Right & Left. Works on short period North swells with North winds
Quality: Good for experienced surfers
Tide: Mid to High tide