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Please present tour voucher to ground operator upon arrival to reconfirm your tour day and to confirm tour departure time and other details. You will have an opportunity to select a preferred tour date at time of booking; however , tours pre-purchased online are not pre-reserved for a specific date. Child rates, where applicable, will display at time of booking and vary according to age.
*** Rates below are subject to change, are for general information and may vary slightly by season and/or hotel selected. Exact prices will be provided at time of booking. ***

Marietas ECO Discovery Adventure

 
Explore the best kept secret of the Pacific coast. Discover the beautiful secret beaches of the Marietas Islands, just offshore within Banderas Bay. This group of small volcanic islands hide one of the most beautiful secret beaches of the Pacific coast. Enjoy exploring nature and learn more about the exotic flora and fauna that inhabit the islands. Snorkel in the clear waters to discover the abundant marine life. During the boat ride, if you're lucky, you might even see dolphins (at any time of year) or even humpback whales that swim in these waters during the winter months. Once in Las Caletas, you can relax in a hammock, take a guided hike, do some snorkelling or kayaking or simply relax in beautiful surroundings. Enjoy a day in paradise! Includes: Continental breakfast (with first departure of the day only), Deli style Lunch, Open bar, Snorkelling and kayaking equipment, Paddleboarding. Meeting Point: Nuevo Vallarta - Vallarta Adventures Center and Maritime Terminal (Paseo Las Palams Nuevo Vallarta, Nayarit) Days of Operation: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, & Saturday Departure Times: 9:00am - 4:00pm Tour Duration: Approx 7 hours Recommendations: Bring cash for souvenirs and extras. Wear swimsuit, shorts, closed toe shoes that can get wet and bring a change of dry clothes/shoes, biodegradable sunscreen & insect repellent. Don't forget to bring a towel and a light sweater during winter months. Not Included: Gratuities, pick up/drop off transfers to/from meeting point, port fee for Puerto Vallarta, SEMARNAT fee (per passenger). Activity Level: High NOTES: Scuba diving and photos are available for an extra fee. Child prices applies to ages 4 - 11 years old. Please note that inclement weather & sea conditions can affect accessibility to the Hidden Beach by limiting access via the swim-in cave. Note that access to the Hidden Beach depends on water conditions and is mostly recommended for experienced swimmers and divers.

Rhythms of the Night Tour (min age 6)

 
Do you want to have a picture perfect ending to a great day of sight-seeing? An unforgettable experience awaits you as you watch the sun go down and the stars come out as you cruise across Banderas Bay to the secluded cove of Las Calatas! This delightful cruise will take your breath away as you marvel over the spectacular colors of the night sky. This will be a perfect ending to your day, and it will leave you with lasting memories. Includes: Scenic cruise, open domestic bar, candlelit dinner and contemporary dance show at the pyramid amphitheater. Meeting Point 1: Nuevo Vallarta - Vallarta Adventures Center (6:00pm) Meeting Point 2: Puerto Vallarta - Maritime Terminal (6:30pm) 20 pesos (approx $1.50 - $2 USD) per person entrance fee is required for passengers departing from Puerto Vallarta's Maritime Terminal (not included). Days of Operation: Monday - Saturday Tour Duration: Approx 5 hrs Recommendations: Bring a light jacket or sweater for the winter months, comfortable clothes and shoes, insect repellant, and cash for marina entrance fee, souvenirs, photos, and extras. Activity Level: Mild NOTES: Transportation to/from the meeting points is not included. Mandatory 20 pesos ($1.50 - $2 USD) entrance fee is required from Puerto Vallarta Maritime Terminal. Minimum child age is 6 years old. Please confirm time and date on arrival in Puerto Vallarta and arrive at least 20 minutes prior to departure.

Amazing Vallarta Tour

 
Discover the beauty of Puerto Vallarta on this tour, which covers local areas of interest such as the promenade, seahorse statue, dolphin fountain, main square, city hall, church, market and much more. Visit the beautiful beach of Conchas Chinas and enjoy a panoramic view of Banderas Bay before arriving at Mismaloya, where "The Night of the Iguana" was filmed in 1963. Discover cascading waterfalls set in lush vegetation within an ecological reserve, and learn about Mexico’s most famous drink with a stop at a tequila distillery. An experience you won’t want to miss during your holidays. Includes: Round trip transportation, bilingual guide, traditional Mexican lunch and tequila tasting for those ages 18 & over. Meeting Point: Pickup from hotel (times vary by hotel) - Confirm time and date with local representative on arrival. Days of Operation: Daily Tour Duration: Approx 8 hours Level of Activity: Active Not Included: Gratuities. Recommendations: Wear comfortable clothing and shoes; bring your camera and a light sweater during winter months.

Las Caletas Beach Hideaway

 
Enjoy a day out at a totally tropical hidden paradise. Las Caletas is an unspoilt tropical beach hideaway that is only accessible by sea. Includes: Continental breakfast, buffet lunch, open bar, snorkeling and kayaking equipment, guided nature walk, parrot encounter, yoga lesson and paella lesson. Meeting Point 1: Nuevo Vallarta - Vallarta Adventures' Center: 8:30am (Paseo Las Palmas Nuevo Vallarta, Nayarit) Meeting Point 2: Puerto Vallarta - Marine Terminal, located across the main road in front of San Javier Hospital at 9:00 am. A mandatory 20 peso (approx $1.50 - $2 USD) per person entrance fee required from Puerto Vallarta. Days of Operation: Monday - Saturday Tour Duration: Approx 7.5 hours Recommendations: Bring cash for souvenirs and extras, including mandatory 20 Peso fee for those leaving from the Marine Terminal in Puerto Vallarta. Activity Level: Light NOTES: Child prices applies to the ages of 4 - 11 years old. Please arrive 15 minutes before departure time, Transportation from hotel to meeting point is not included. A mandatory 20 peso (approx $1.50 - $2 USD) per person entrance fee required from Puerto Vallarta (not included).

Outdoor Adventure (min age 10/min height 4 ft)

 
Enjoy an adrenaline fueled day at Outdoor Adventure. An ecological rollercoaster ride fully loaded with excitement, challenges, and non-stop fun. Experience a 007 style speedboat ride, 4x4 off-road fun, mule ride up a mountain and feel the adrenaline rush of zip-lining. Includes: Transportation from the meeting point, tour guide, speed boat, 4x4 Unimog, helmets, canopy equipment, bottled water and light snack. Lockers are available to use free of charge. Meeting Point 1: Nuevo Vallarta - at Vallarta Adventures' Center, Paseo Las Palmas Nuevo Vallarta, Nayarit at 8:30am or 2:30pm. Meeting Point 2: Puerto Vallarta - at the Marine Terminal, located across the main road in front of San Javier Hospital at 11:30am. A mandatory 20 peso (approx $1.50 - $2 USD) per person entrance fee required from Puerto Vallarta (not included). Depature Times: 8:30am, 11:00am, 2:30pm, depending on meeting points. Days of Operation: Monday - Saturday Tour Duration: Approx 6 hours Recommendations: Bring cash for souvenirs and extras. Wear swimwear, shorts, closed toe shoes that can get wet and bring a change of dry clothes/shoes, biodegradable sunscreen & insect repellent, a towel and a light sweater in winter months. Dont forget to bring your camera and extra money. Activity Level: Active NOTES: Transportation between hotel and meeting point is not included. Minimum height is 4' tall, child minimum age is 10 years old. Maximum weight is 250 lbs. A mandatory 20 peso (approx $1.50 - $2 USD) per person entrance fee required from Puerto Vallarta. Lunch is not provided. Confirm exact time and date with local representative on arrival.

Sea Safari (min age 10)

 
Explore the south coast and enjoy a multitude of activities on the magical Sea Safari. Includes: Horseback riding, boat ride, safety equipment, snorkelling gear, sea kayaks, lunch, soft drinks and beer. Meeting Point 1: Nuevo Vallarta - at Vallarta Adventures' Center, Paseo Las Palmas Nuevo Vallarta, Nayarit at 9:00 AM. Meeting Point 2: Puerto Vallarta - at the Marine Terminal, located across the main road in front of San Javier Hospital 9:30am. A mandatory 20 peso (approx $1.50 - $2 USD) per person entrance fee required from Puerto Vallarta (not included). Depature Times: 9:00am & 9:30am, depending on meeting point. Days of Operation: Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday Tour Duration: Approx 6.5 hours Recommendations: Bring cash for souvenirs and extras. Activity Level: Moderate NOTES: Lunch is provided. A mandatory 20 peso (approx $1.50 - $2 USD) per person entrance fee required from Puerto Vallarta. Child prices applies to ages 10 - 11 years old. Please arrive 20 minutes prior to scheduled departure time. Confirm exact time and date with local representative on arrival.

Aquaventuras Park Day Pass

 
A full day of action, adventure and fun awaits you at the Aquaventuras Water Park with options to swim with dolphins or sea lions! Discover for yourself one of the most amazing tourist attractions in Nuevo Vallarta, perfect day out for kids of all ages big and small. Includes: Entrance to water park, tires for the slides & pools, dolphin & sea lion shows and use of facilities inc. lockers (with ID & deposit), loungers, bathrooms, showers and changing rooms. Meeting Point: Aquavanturas Park (Nuevo Vallarta, Bahia de Banderas Nayait Torist Zone, Km. 155) Days of Operation: Daily Tour Duration: Approx 6hrs. Activity Level: Moderate Recommendations: We recommend you to wear swimsuit and biodegradeable sunscreen. Bring a towel, change of clothes and cash for food, drinks, souvenirs, photos and other activities that may be available for an additional charge. NOTES: For safety reasons pregnant women cannot participate in the aquatic activites. Child price applicable to 4-11 years of age. Transportation is not included to or from water park.

ATV River Adventure (Single)

 
Get ready for an exciting adventure with this ATV tour at Canopy River. It is designed to allow people with little or no riding experience the opportunity to cruise with no trouble. You don’t want to miss the scenic views, and the amazing eco-activities designed just for you! Decide to feel the adrenaline driving a Honda 420cc during your vacation and dare to make this escapade in a 100% natural environment just 3 miles from downtown Puerto Vallarta! Includes: Roundtrip transportation from meeting point (Canopy River Office), bilingual guide, use of communal locker, safety equipment, Tequila Tour. Meeting Point: Canopy River Office. Days of Operation: Daily Departure Times: Times Vary, confirm time and date with local representative on arrival
Tour Duration: Approx 4.5 hrs. Recommendations: Wear comfortable clothing and shoes that are secured to your feet (not flip flops). Bring insect repellent, sunscreen, camera and cash for extras or souvenirs. Activity Level: Active NOTES: For safety reasons pregnant women, and persons with physical restrictions are not permitted to participate in this activity. Maximum weight is 250lbs. Transportation is provided between the meeting point and tour location only. Minimum age to participate is 18 years old. Transfer from hotel to meeting point is not included.

ATV River Adventure (Double)

 
Get ready for an exciting adventure with this ATV tour at Canopy River. It is designed to allow people with little or no riding experience the opportunity to cruise with no trouble. You don’t want to miss the scenic views, and the amazing eco-activities designed just for you! Decide to feel the adrenaline driving a Honda 420cc during your vacation and dare to make this escapade in a 100% natural environment just 3 miles from downtown Puerto Vallarta! Includes: Roundtrip transportation from meeting point (Canopy River Office), bilingual guide, use of communal locker, safety equipment, Tequila Tour. Meeting Point: Canopy River Office. Days of Operation: Daily Departure Times: Times Vary, confirm time and date with local representative on arrival Tour Duration: Approx 4.5 hrs. Recommendations: Wear comfortable clothing and shoes that are secured to your feet (not flip flops). Bring insect repellent, sunscreen, camera and cash for extras or souvenirs. Activity Level: Active NOTES: For safety reasons, pregnant women and persons with physical restrictions are not permitted to participate in this activity. Maximum weight is 250lbs. Transportation is provided between the meeting point and tour location only. Minimum age to participate is 18 years old. Transfer from hotel to meeting point is not included.

Cuale River Expedition (min age 12)

 
Enjoy the scenic journey into the heart of the rainforest of the Sierra Madre mountains where your adventure begins. The expert guides will show you everything you need to know to enjoy a fun and safe expedition. You will get your heart racing as you tackle the first of several ziplines, gliding across a huge gorge from one side to the other. Take in the natural beauty of your surroundings and embark on a hike through the forest to learn about the native plants and endemic wildlife. Make your way across the side of the mountain and cross over two bridges to reach the edge of the cliff where you can rappel 27 metres down the cliff face or freefall 24 metres to the path below. Everything you need for an adrenaline-fueled day! Includes: Roundtrip transportation from meeting point (Canopy River Office), bilingual guide, use of communal locker, safety equipment, and a soft drink. Meeting Point: Canopy River Office. Days of Operation: Daily Departure Times: Times Vary. Tour Duration: Approx 4.5 hrs. Recommendations: Wear comfortable clothing and closed shoes. Bring insect repellent, sunscreen and cash for extras or souvenirs. Activity Level: Active NOTES: For safety reasons, pregnant women and people with physical restrictions - chronic back pain, neck or shoulder problems or who are unable to walk up steps unaided, cannot take part in the Canopy Tour. The minimum age to participate is 12 years old. Maximum weight limit is 250lbs. Cameras are not allowed during the Zip Line activity. Does not include transportation from hotel to the meeting point.

Canopy River Zip Line (min age 6)

 
If you like nature and sightseeing with a bit of adventure thrown in then this is the tour for you! A tour for nature & adventure lovers. Venture into the heart of the rainforest to explore the paths of the Sierra Madre Mountains, just minutes from downtown Puerto Vallarta. Enjoy an adventure surrounded by a dense and exotic forest, gliding side by side in a beautiful canyon over Rio Cuale on an exhilarating zip line circuit. The course rises over 200 meters above the rainforest canopy and down through the canyon over Cuale River. After this exciting adventure you will have the opportunity to relax and enjoy a tranquil ride on a mule through the rainforest paths heading for the base. Enjoy the sights and sounds on the jungle nature trail! You can choose to relax in the hammocks, sunbathe or take a short tequila tour at the on-site distillery.The Canopy River Zip Line Tour is the perfect activity to enjoy in the company of family and friends, packed full of challenges and thrills. Make sure to catch your breath to take in the surroundings of one of the most exciting adventures of your life. Includes: Roundtrip transportation from meeeting point (Canopy River Office), bilingual guide, use of communal locker, safety equipment, drinking water during excursion. Meeting Point: Canopy River Office. Days of Operation: Daily Departure Times: Times Vary, confirm exact time and date with local representative on arrival. Tour Duration: Approx 4.5 hrs. Recommendations: Wear comfortable clothing and shoes that are secured to your feet (not flip-flops). Bring insect repellent, sunscreen and cash for extras or souvenirs. Activity Level: Active NOTES: For safety reasons pregnant women, persons with physical restrictions cannot participate in this activity. The minimum child age is 6 years old. Child prices apply from ages 6 - 11 years old. Maximum weight is 250lbs. Cameras are not allowed during the zipline activity.

Bora Bora Snorkel and Sailing

 
Set sail for a fantastic day out on the ocean! Includes: Continental breakfast, deli style lunch, domestic open bar and use of snorkelling equipment. Meeting Point: Puerto Vallarta: Opequimar Pier (Paseo de la Marina Sur 215, in front of the Hotel Westin Regina in Marina Vallarta) departure at 8:00am. A 30 pesos per person entrance fee (approx $2.50 USD per person) must be paid. Please arrive at the meeting point 30 minutes before the departure time. Days of Operation: Daily Tour Duration: Approx 7 hrs Recommendations: Bring cash for souvenirs and extras. Activity Level: Moderate NOTES: An Entrance Fee of 30 Pesos (approx $2.50 USD per person), is payable in cash on the day of the tour (not included). Transportation to and from the meeting point is not included. Please confirm times and date with local representative on arrival.

Day Off Cruise (minimum age 6)

 
Enjoy a fantastic snorkeling and beach cruise with the crew of the Cielito Lindo. You will explore the amazing underwater world in search of colorful coral and fish, keep a look out for endless number of schools of angel fish, puffer fish, cornet fish, and parrot fish. You may also be lucky to see spotted eagle rays, lobsters and octopus.
Includes: Snorkel equipment, lunch and open bar, beach BBQ.
Meeting Point: Puerto Vallarta Maritime Terminal (located across the main road in front of San Javier Hospital). A 25 pesos (approx $1 - $2.50 USD) entrance fee is required (not included). Confirm exact time and date with local representative on arrival.
Days of Operation: Tuesdays & Wednesdays
Tour Duration: Approx 7 hrs
Not inlcuded: Gratuities, Port Fee, Transfer
Recommendations: We recommend you to wear swimwear, shorts, closed toe shoes that can get wet and bring a change of dry clothes/shoes, biodegradable sunscreen & insect repellent, a towel and a light sweater in winter months. Don't forget to bring your camera and extra money.
NOTES: A $25 pesos (approx $1 - $2.50 USD) port fee is required, payable locally. Transportation to and from the meeting point is NOT included and guests should make their own way to the meeting point below to arrive before your scheduled departure time. Times subject to change, please confirm time and date with our local representative on arrival in Puerto Vallarta.

Aquaventuras Dolphin Royal Swim (min age 8)

 
A full day of action, adventure and fun awaits you at the Aquaventuras Water Park with the option to swim with dolphins. Includes: Dolphin Royal Swim package, entrance to the waterpark, lunch with one soft drink, tires for the slides & pools, dolphin & sea lion shows and use of the facilities including lockers (with ID & deposit), loungers, bathrooms, showers and changing rooms. Meeting Point: Dolphinarium within Aquaventuras Park, check in at least 20 minutes before your swim time. Tour Times: 10:00am, 11:15am, 1:45pm, 3:00pm (subject to change) Days of Operation: Daily Tour Duration: Approximately 1 hour for dolphin activity / 6 hours for tour Recommendations: We recommend you to wear swimsuit and biodegradeable sunscreen. Bring a towel, change of clothes and cash for food, drinks, souvenirs, photos and other activities that may be available for an additional charge. Activity Level: Moderate NOTES: For safety reasons pregnant women cannot participate in this program. Children between 8 and 11 years old must be accompanied by a paying adult (per child) as a companion. Cameras are not allowed in the Dolphin area.

Aquaventuras Dolphin Swim Adventure (min age 8)

 
Aquaventuras Water Park in Puerto Vallarta offers you the opportunity to swim with dolphins and live an amazing day. Plus, you can enjoy the rest of the day with all the activities to do in the park. Includes: Dolphin Swim Adventure package, entrance to the waterpark, tires for the slides & pools, dolphin & sea lion shows and use of the facilities including lockers (with ID & deposit), loungers, bathrooms, showers and changing room. Meeting Point: Dolphinarium within Aquaventuras Park, check in at least 20 mins before your swim time. Tour Times: 10:00am, 11:15am, 1:45pm, 3:00pm (subject to change) Days of Operation: Daily Tour Duration: Approx 45 mins. for activity + rest of day at the park Recommendations: Wear swimsuit and biodegradeable sunscreen. Bring a towel, change of clothes and cash for food, drinks, souvenirs, photos and other activities that may be available for an additional charge. Activity Level: Moderate NOTES: For safety reasons pregnant women cannot participate in the aquatic activites. Children between 8 and 11 years old must be accompanied by a paying adult (per child) as a companion. Cameras & jewelry are not allowed in the Dolphin area.

Aquaventuras Sea Lions Interaction (min age 8)

 
Live fun-filled day interacting with sea lions at the Aquaventuras Park. This program lets you interact with these cute and cheeky characters. Includes: Sea Lion Discovery package, entrance to the waterpark, tires for the slides & pools, dolphin & sea lion shows and use of the facilities including lockers (with ID & deposit), loungers, bathrooms, showers and changing rooms Meeting Point: Dolphinarium within Aquaventuras Park, check in at least 20 mins before your swim time. Tour Times: 10:00am, 11:15am, 1:45pm, 3:00pm (subject to change) Days of Operation: Daily Tour Duration: Approx 40 mins. for the sea lion program, approx 6 hours for the tour. Recommendations: Wear swimsuit and biodegradeable sunscreen. Bring a towel, change of clothes and cash for food, drinks, souvenirs, photos and other activities that may be available for an additional charge. Activity Level: Moderate NOTES: For safety reasons pregnant women cannot participate in the aquatic activites. Children between 8 and 12 years old must be accompanied by a paying adult (per child) as a companion. Cameras and jewelry are not allowed in the activity area.

The Last Saskatchewan Pirate Tour

 
Climb aboard this pirate galleon for an amazing sunset cruise including an exciting pirate show, dancing, games, and lots of fun for all the family! Set sail just before sunset, enjoying incredible views of Banderas Bay and Puerto Vallarta from the deck. Onboard entertainment will include a Pre-Hispanic show, acrobatics, sword-fighting, and even a firework display. Combine this with a tasty dinner, flowing drinks, and lively music to get you up dancing, and you have all the ingredients for a night to remember! Includes: Domestic open bar, dinner, pirate show. Meeting Point: Maritime Terminal Days of Operation: Tuesday, Thursday Tour Duration: Approx 4.5 hours Recommendations: Wear comfortable clothes and shoes, and a light sweater in winter months. Bring camera and extra money. Not included: Transportation, gratuities, port fee per person. NOTES: Please arrive 20 mins before departure time, Transportation is not included. 20 pesos (approx $1 - $2 USD) entrance fee is required. Child price applies to ages 3 - 11 years old. English speaking tour.

Extreme Adventure Tour (min age 8)

 
Adventure awaits on this action-packed day set in a protected tropical forest just outside of Puerto Vallarta: Whizz through a stunning treetop canopy on a series of thrilling zip lines, including Mexico's longest and fastest zip line at over 1,200 meters (nearly 4,000 feet) in length and reaching speeds of up to 100 kph (60 mph). Slide down amazing water slides on the hillside and feel the thrill of driving a UTV across rocky river beds and steep paths. This tour is perfect for outdoor-adventure lovers. Includes: Bottled water, light snacks, safety gear. Meeting Point: Vallarta Adventures Office - Confirm time and date with local representative on arrival. Days of Operation: Daily except Saturday Tour Duration: Approx 6 hours Level of Activity: Active Not Included: Pick up/Drop off transfers from/to meeting point (Vallarta Adventures Office), gratuities. Recommendations: Bring a change of clothes, spare pair of tennis or hiking shoes, insect repellent and a towel. Bring extra money for souvenirs and photos. NOTE: Minimum age to participate: 8 years old. Any child age 12 years and over is considered an adult / Minimum Height to participate: 4 ft (1.20 m) / Max. Weight: 260 lbs (118 kg). For safety reasons, expectant mothers, persons with back or neck, heart, balance or/and dizziness conditions cannot participate in this activity. Cameras not allowed for safety reasons. / Drivers of the Polaris UTV vehicles must be at least 18 years old and able to present a valid drivers license and credit card.

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