Huatulco is a popular tourist area located in the Mexican state of Oaxaca. One visit here and you will understand why it is so popular. A holiday rental home in Huatulco will put you close to gorgeous beaches, fun activities and a number of interesting attractions.
The beaches are certainly the main attraction for many on holiday to Huatulco. The beautiful beaches provide the opportunity for swimming, boating, snorkelling and diving. SCUBA diving lessons are available and there are some fabulous dive spots nearby. Snorkelling cruises are also very popular. You will travel to some of the best locations where you will see a variety of marine life. Golf, hiking and cycling are other activities that are quite popular for those on holiday to Huatulco. You can also visit nearby islands or rent four wheelers for some off-road exploration.
In addition to the many popular outdoor activities, you will also find some interesting attractions near Huatulco. Coffee has long been an important resource in Huatulco. Some of the coffee plantations, such as Finca la Gloria and Finca Monte Carlos, are still in use and many give tours. You can learn how coffee is grown, harvested and processed and also how the process has changed over the years. See gorgeous waterfalls and other scenery, such as what you will find at Hagia Sofia, where you will also see birds and butterflies in abundance. Several special events are held here each year. One of the most popular is the Music Festival for the Earth. This festival brings many rock bands to the area and is a great time of music, food and fun.
There are some fluctuations in the temperature based on the season, but the weather is always warm and pleasant. During the winter months the average low temperatures are between 8° and 11° C and the highs are between 25° and 26° C. In the spring the average lows are 14° to 15° C and the highs are 30° to 31° C. During the summer months the average low temperatures are between 15° and 16° C and the highs are between 27° and 28° C. From May through October there is between 51 and 170 mm of rain per month, with the most in the month of June. The rest of the year there is between 25 and 38 mm per month.
The closest airport to Huatulco is Bahias de Huatulco International Airport (HUX), located 10 km away. It is recommended that you have a car for use during your stay.