November 26, 2020
Its biodiversity, natural scenarios, cosmopolitan life, culture, and art expressions make Puerto Vallarta an ideal destination for any kind of trip. We want to share with you 3 travel ideas that you definitely have to try to make the most of your trip to this amazing port.
Marvel at the diversity of flora and fauna that can be found in Puerto Vallarta. Book an incredible adventure tour that will take you across the mountains where you’ll be in contact with nature in its purest form. Be sure to visit The Salado Estuary to learn more about the American alligator and the other species that inhabit it. You’d rather go horseback riding? Head to Quimixto and ride a horse all the way to its amazing waterfall.
Scuba dive at Los Arcos Marine Park and discover the abundant marine life found in its depths; its gentle currents will provide a great visibility of 1570 feet deep (480m). Do not miss the chance of swimming with wild dolphins or snorkeling at Las Caletas. Book a tour with a certified tour operator to enjoy these activities and more.
Stroll through the Cuale River Island and be surprised by tits artistic workshops and programs. Visit the Naval Museum or the Chocolate Museum, or simply wander its streets to discover the endless galleries and art spaces such as the Malecon Arches, which offers open-air performances to spend an unforgettable time with the family.
At The Malecon
Be sure to visit the galleries in the area and walk along the Art Walk. Go with your special someone to the local markets, or enjoy the urban performances along this boardwalk, such as the incredible act of the Voladores de Papantla (the dance of the flyers).
Stunning sunsets to admire
The sunset is a magical moment to share with your couple sitting either on the Malecon benches or at your favorite beach with your feet on the sand, or very well toasting over a romantic dinner with an ocean view.
The beaches in Puerto Vallarta will witness your love story. Plan a day for relaxation, dive into the Pacific waters and admire together an unparalleled natural scenario, or live and extreme adventure practicing flyboard or kitesurf.
Health and wellbeing
Pamper body and mind at the various spas in Puerto Vallarta, or at one of the centers dedicated to wellness and forget about stress. Book a massage by the sea in the Romantic Zone, or relax at your favorite spa in one of the hotels around town.
Puerto Vallarta has so many options to be in contact with nature. Admire the views and ecotourism activities in Mismaloya, Colomitos or Las Animas. If you love flowers and plants, you cannot miss the Botanical Gardens only 30 minutes away from town, where you’ll enjoy a place dedicated to the conservation of exotic plants from Mexico and the world, ranked as one of the 10 best in North America.
Take a tour
If you want to do something out of the ordinary, the specialized tour operators will help you create everlasting moments, like a day interacting with sea lions or delighting your palate whilst enjoying a live show at Las Caletas; or simply spending a day of beach and sun at Las animas or Caballo Beach.
The list is endless! Do you already know what you want to do on your next visit to Puerto Vallarta?