La Puntilla is around $25.00
- $30.00 US, from
airport or downtown. Always negotiate the cost of the cab up front
are no meters. The taxi stand at the airport can tell you how much the cab
will be before getting in. Let the taxi stand person know that the house
is between Bucerias and La Cruz de Huanacaxtle.
When you turn off
the Highway 200 to La Cruz tell him LA PUNTILLA.
take the bus to the house from the airport,
bridge (walkway over the road ) and wait at the
bottom of the stairs for the Compostela bus.
The bus will stop for you. Take a
bus that has "La Cruz" or "Punta Mita"
written across the front windshield
If you are driving, there is a
new 4 lane highway all
the way to La Cruz. From the Airport, follow the signs to Highway or Compostella 200 to Tepic. You will drive about 22 kms (15 miles) or
20 minutes to the house. We will provide complete directions once
final payment has been received.
Satellite view of where Casa
Terra is located -- CLICK HERE
In the centre of the satellite picture, you
will see will see La Puntilla, the complex where Casa Terra is located.
There are 10 houses along the beach and 9 homes in the oceanfront row.
Each house has its own private swimming pool.
Casa Terra is the 9th house from the long
driveway that you see (on the left of the complex). There is one oval
shaped pool in the next complex (to the left) then count 9 pools (to the
right) and Casa Terra has the square pool near the top of the complex.
There is a little breakwater in front of the complex on the other side of
If you zoom in one or two clicks you will see
4 chaise lounges on the grass in front of Casa Terra
At the complex to the left, you will see the
"horseshoe" shaped configuration of houses--with only one swimming pool
for the entire complex. At La Puntilla, each house has its own private
swimming pool--and there are only 10 houses in the complex that are
directly on the beach. Casa Terra is #9 in the beachfront row of
If you zoom out a couple of clicks you can see
the new Marina Riviera Nayarit at La Cruz (less than a 10 minute walk from
Beachfront Casa Terra is 9-A
on the La Puntilla Site Plan