Playa Las Tortugas is a secluded beach about an hour’s drive from La Penita. It is away from towns and people. If you are looking for unspoiled stretch of beachfront that feels like it is all yours, then Playa Las Tortugas is it. You can spend a day there and be back in La Penita the same day.
To get to Playa Las Tortugas from La Penita, you drive north on Hwy 200 to Las Varas. In Las Varas, turn left onto Revolución Pointe/NAY 16. You will pass the towns of Zacualpan, Ixtapa de la Concepción, and Otates y Cantarranas, where you will make a left onto a road that leads to the Road to Playa Las Tortugas where you make a right to get to the beach. Google Maps below shows the way.
Playa Las Tortugas is close to Playa Platanitos, so you can visit both in a single trip.