Surfing in Puerto Vallarta is one of the most popular outdoor activities that you can do in our tourist destination.

Surfing in Puerto Vallarta is one of the most popular outdoor activities that you can do in our tourist destination.

Puerto Vallarta Tourism Board
September 13 2013

One of the things that bring visitors to Puerto Vallarta again and again is the almost limitless number of outdoor activities that are offered in the area.  And surfing is one of the most popular choices.

Whether new to the sport or an experienced surfer, the beaches in southern Puerto Vallarta offer something for everyone.

Areas around Yelapa, Mismaloya and Las Animas offer some consistent swell and clear waters for surfing, although the best months for good waves are October through April.  Quimixto beach is another popular area for surfing; accessible only by boat.

Surfers can finish their day with a hike or horseback ride up the waterfalls for a freshwater swim and lunch at one of the areas little restaurants.

Stand-up Paddle boarding is another surf sport that is gaining huge popularity in Puerto Vallarta.  A great workout for your legs and core, stand-up paddle allows you to enjoy the water and explore some of the beautiful coastline around Banderas Bay.

There are a wide range of surf schools and board rentals available in Puerto Vallarta including Vallarta Surf Guide, great for all ages and ability levels.

So get your board and your rash-guard and get ready to surf the swells of beautiful Banderas Bay!

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