When tourists think of beaches and sun, they usually imagine Brazil and its glamorous beaches. However, what many people do not know yet is that Peru has multitudes of beaches all across its coast. Peru’s Pacific coast is dotted with beach resorts that are calm, relaxing and filled with luxurious white sands.
Punta Sal is one such small beach resort that is located in the northern part of the country. Punta Sal is located in Tumbes department and has a pleasant climate throughout the year. It is one of the l9ongest beaches in the northern coast of Peru and is known for its tranquility and peace. The beach is divided into two sections. The Big and Small Punta Sal, which are both equally popular among tourists.
With a temperature that ranges between 24 to 29 degree Celsius, it is a great destination for those who are tired of cold and snow. The beach is home to many shacks and restaurants. The town of Punta Sal is interesting too, if only one has the time to take a look at it. Many picturesque destinations are within the reach of Punta Sal.
Being in the department of Tumbes, Punta Sal is easily accessible to other destination within Tumbes. The Tumbes was populated even before the Inca arrived. Not surprisingly, there is a lot to discover and learn in the small villages and towns of Tumbes. The Tumbes cathedral is a great place to visit as well.