Lo de Marcos is a small town of some 3,000 people. Accessible by highway Mex 200 from the north (San Blas: 1½ hrs) or from the south (Puerto Vallarta: 1 hr) and by Highway 15 connecting to Mex 200 from the east (Guadalajara: 4 hrs). Lo De Marcos enjoys summer-time weather year round, but so does the complete Nayarit coastline. The lush semi-tropical vegetation and beautiful beaches of Lo de Marcos stand out as a bright diamond in the rough waiting to be discovered. Unlike its nearby neighbors Rincón de Guayabitos 6 miles north or Bucerias 30 miles south, Lo de Marcos has maintained its small-town charm and unhurried life style.
Lo de Marcos is for those individuals wishing to escape the contrived tourist traps of other coastal near by tourist towns. Lo de Marcos is for those who wish to enjoy a peaceful interlude of nature, sun and the ocean. If you are looking for a special get away from it all place, the village of Lo De Marcos might be a good choice for a week or to permanently establish your home.