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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. ***

El Tigre Golf Course - 18 Holes Prime Time (8AM-1:20PM)

 
Puerto Vallarta is quickly becoming synonymous with world-class golf, and Paradise Village's El Tigre Golf Course has just raised the bar with its new upscale championship facilities and exclusive country club. "Create the most exciting championship golf course in Mexico,” was the challenge given to the team of Von Hagge, Smelek and Baril, designers of over 200 of the world’s finest golf courses. The result, a 7239 yard masterpiece, incorporating many special features including 5 to 6 tees per hole, extra wide fairways, “beach” bunkers and several lakes. El Tigre, situated in Nuevo Vallarta, is a course to challenge golfers of all levels. Includes: --Greens Fee (18 holes) --Shared golf cart --Driving range prior to play --Bottled water --Cold towel --Tees Prime Time Tee Times: 8AM - 1:20PM Golf club rental (Titlest) other items not included can be purchased directly at the pro shop. Additional riders who aren't playing golf must make a reservation in advance (fee paid locally). Transportation not included. Each player must have a set of clubs. Minimum age for players is 18 years. Upon booking, you will receive information on arranging your tee times in advance through the Golf Concierge.

El Tigre Golf Course - 18 Holes Twilight (1:30PM - 4:30PM)

 
Puerto Vallarta is quickly becoming synonymous with world-class golf, and Paradise Village's El Tigre Golf Course has just raised the bar with its new upscale championship facilities and exclusive country club. "Create the most exciting championship golf course in Mexico,” was the challenge given to the team of Von Hagge, Smelek and Baril, designers of over 200 of the world’s finest golf courses. The result, a 7239 yard masterpiece, incorporating many special features including 5 to 6 tees per hole, extra wide fairways, “beach” bunkers and several lakes. El Tigre, situated in Nuevo Vallarta, is a course to challenge golfers of all levels. Includes: --Greens Fee (18 holes) --Shared golf cart --Driving range prior to play --Bottled water --Cold towel --Tees Twilight Tee Times: 1:30PM - 4:30PM Golf club rental (Titlest) other items not included can be purchased directly at the pro shop. Additional riders who aren't playing golf must make a reservation in advance (fee paid locally). Transportation not included. Each player must have a set of clubs. Minimum age for players is 18 years. Upon booking, you will receive information on arranging your tee times in advance through the Golf Concierge.

Flyboard (min age 12)

 
Flyboard (min age 12)If you are on the lookout for new and exciting experiences then you might be attracted to the newest fad: Flyboard! This new fascinating activity is something that has come right out of science fiction literature, but now become a reality. You could fly over the water while standing on a board not bigger than the bottom of a barrel! You can steer, increase speed, stop in midair, spin around and land safely on a platform. And if you think it’s a difficult thing to do, think again--it’s quite easy and enjoyable. Brace for this new invention and soar over water. Master the control and move around flying like a superhero. Find out for yourself just how addictive and rewarding this activity is.

Meeting Point 1: Nuevo Vallarta - Vallarta Adventures Center.
Meeting Point 2: Puerto Vallarta - Maritime Terminal.
Days of Operation: Monday to Saturday
Tour Duration: Approx. 45 minutes for activity, (approx. 1 hour total).
Includes: Bottled water, instructions, gear.
Not Included: Transportation between hotel and meeting point, port fee (must be paid in cash the day of the tour).
Activity Level: Active
Wheelchair Access: No
Recommendations: Wear a swimsuit, sunscreen and sunglasses. Bring a change of clothes, camera (preferably waterproof), towel and additional money for souvenirs and tips.
Please Note: Minimum age: 12 years. Maximum weight: 250 lbs. For safety reasons, this tour is not recommended for pregnant women or persons with back, neck, heart or balance conditions and/or dizziness. Transportation is not included and guests must make their own way to the meeting point.

Hidden Mexico (min age 8)

 
Hidden Mexico (min age 8)Immerse yourself in Mexico's cultural wealth on this journey around south Puerto Vallarta. Find the beautiful botanic garden, the picturesque and quaint town El Tuito and its amazing cobblestoned streets dating back to the XVI century, central kiosk, the central plaza and incredible facades. Don't miss the cultural center and its mural paintings, plus Saint Peter Apostol Parish.Witness how the distillation processes of tequila and raicilla are done; both made out of agave and following similar aging procedure, although raicilla is about twice as strong as tequila. Also, enjoy typical Mexican lunch made with organic ingredients. As closure to this engrossing tour, see the pre-Hispanic vestiges of over 1,200 years old, listening to the comments and shared data from our qualified guides that’ll make everything to deliver a tour as educational as possible and treasure these memories forever.

Meeting Point: Vallarta Adventures Center at Marina Vallarta.
Days of Operation: Tuesday to Friday
Tour Duration: Approx. 7 hours (approx. 8 hours total).
Includes: Cultural visit, bottled water, lunch, open bar.
Not Included: Transportation between hotel and meeting point, gratuities.
Activity Level: Moderate
Wheelchair Access: No
Recommendations: Wear a light sweater, comfortable closed-toed shoes, swimsuit, insect repellent and sunscreen. Don't forget to bring a towel, your camera and money for souvenirs and photos.
Please Note: For safety reasons, this tour is not recommended for pregnant women or persons with back problems. Minimum age: 8 years. Transportation between hotel and meeting point is not included, guests must make their own way to the meeting point.

Luxury Sailing (min age 10)

 
Luxury Sailing (min age 10)For all you first time sailors out there, this is a chance to get your sea legs and learn from the experts. You'll appreciate the luxury and comfort of the Beneteau sailing boat. Trust the tropical winds to carry you to wherever you are looking for; turquoise waters, secluded bays and picture-perfect beaches. Before you set sail from Marina Vallarta, you'll receive an introduction to the essentials of sailing. Once the lessons are over, the rest of the day can be as active as you wish, whether you want to snorkel, try your hand at paddle boarding, or just chill out on board and enjoy a drink from the open bar and kick back.

Meeting Point: Vallarta Adventures Center
Days of Operation: Monday to Friday
Tour Duration: Approx. 6 hours (approx. 6.5 hours total).
Includes: Sail boat ride, lunch, open bar, towels, snorkel equipment and paddle boards.
Not Included: Transportation between hotel and meeting point, tips, souvenirs.
Activity Level: Mild
Wheelchair Access: No
Recommendations: Wear a swimsuit, a light sweater, sunscreen and sunglasses. Don't forget to bring a towel, your camera and extra money.
Please Note: Minimum age: 10 years. Transportation to the meeting point is not included.

Marietas Eco Discovery Adventure (min age 4)

 
Marietas Eco Discovery Adventure (min age 4)Embedded over time in Banderas Bay, Islas Marietas are a group of volcanic islands that boast some of the most charming beaches along the Pacific coast. During this ecological expedition of a place where the jungle joins the sea, get to know part of the wide diversity of flora and fauna. Explore the underwater scenery on a snorkel adventure and be amazed by colorful coral formations and schools of fish swirling all around. Keep on constant alert and with a bit of luck you might see dolphins jumping over the waves and even humpback whales during winter season when they travel long distances to deliver and raise their offspring.

Meeting Point: Nuevo Vallarta - Vallarta Adventures Center and Maritime Terminal (Paseo Las Palmas Nuevo Vallarta, Nayarit).
Days of Operation: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Tour Duration: Approx. 7 hours for activity (approx. 7.5 hours total).
Includes: Continental breakfast, lunch, open bar, snorkeling equipment.
Not Included: Gratuities, pick up/drop off transfers to/from meeting point, port fee for Puerto Vallarta, SEMARNAT fee (per passenger).
Activity Level: Active
Wheelchair Access: No
Recommendations: Bring cash for souvenirs, port fee, SEMARNAT fee and extras. Wear swimsuit, shorts, closed toe shoes that can get wet, bring a change of dry clothes/shoes, biodegradable sunblock, a towel and a light sweater during winter months.
Please Note: Due to official regulation, visitors will not be able to visit the hidden beach also known as the “Beach of Love”; however, snorkeling will still be allowed at the Marietas Islands.

Luxury Sunset Sailing (min age 10)

 
Luxury Sunset Sailing (min age 10)As you gaze out across the Pacific Ocean, you'll marvel at the changing colours of the sky and the horizon emblazoned in shades of fiery gold, red and pink. Then, just as the sun sets, sail along the shoreline near the Malecon, where the delicate mix of hues painting Puerto Vallarta gives you the chance to photograph the Old Town glistening in dramatic color. If you are looking for the perfect way to celebrate a birthday, honeymoon, anniversary, or the idyllic ending to another unforgettable day in Puerto Vallarta, the Luxury Sunset Sailing cruise is a great choice. While you are sailing, enjoy fresh canapés and a cool drink. Unwind with some fine wine, cheese and an open bar. As the sunset dissolves into a starlit night, you can share a romantic kiss as you sail across Banderas Bay aboard this luxurious French sailboat.

Meeting Point: Marina Vallarta, on Mastil Street, in the Vallarta Adventures office.
Days of Operation: Monday to Friday
Tour Duration: Approx. 3 hours
Includes: Sail boat ride, open bar, snacks.
Not Included: Transportation between hotel and meeting point, tips.
Activity Level: Mild
Wheelchair Access: No
Recommendations: Bring a light sweater or jacket.
Please Note: Not recommended for children under 10 years old.

TOP 10 - Amazing Vallarta Tour

 
TOP 10 - Amazing Vallarta TourDiscover 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 the Bay of Banderas before arriving at Mismaloya, where "The Night of the Iguana" was filmed in 1963. 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. Join Amazing Vallarta and discover the beauty of this place. This exclusive tour covers areas of interest such as the city downtown, artistic sculptures throughout the pier, and much more!

Meeting Point: Hotel lobby. Time varies by hotel.
Days of Operation: Daily (for guests at the Iberostar Playa Mita, this tour is available Monday, Wednesday & Friday)
Tour Duration: Approx. 8 hours.
Includes: Round-trip transportation, bilingual guide, traditional Mexican lunch and tequila tasting for those ages 18 & over.
Not Included: Gratuities (optional)
Activity Level: Mild
Wheelchair Access: Yes Recommendations: Wear comfortable clothing and shoes; bring your camera and a light sweater during winter months.
Please Note: For guests staying at the Riu Resorts, the "Amazing Vallarta EXPRESS" tour is available with pickups only at Riu hotels.

Las Caletas Beach Hideaway

 
Las Caletas Beach HideawayEnjoy a day out at a totally tropical hidden paradise. Las Caletas is an unspoilt tropical beach hideaway that is only accessible by sea. Discover a true paradise in beautiful Mexico's Pacific coast: Las Caletas, an unspoiled tropical beach that is only accessible by sea. Get there with style on a first-class catamaran as you enjoy the stunning scenery. Upon arrival at Las Caletas, relax in a hammock, take a guided nature walk, join in a snorkel adventure, take a kayak for exploring on your own, or simply unwind in the beautiful surroundings. Plus, marvel in an encounter with parrots and monkeys, enjoy a yoga session, and learn how to prepare delicious paella. There’s always something to do for everyone!

Meeting Point: Nuevo Vallarta - Vallarta Adventures' Center Paseo Las Palmas Nuevo Vallarta, Nayarit
Days of Operation: Monday - Saturday
Tour Duration: Approx. 7 hours (approx. 7.5 hours total).
Includes: Continental breakfast (for early departure only), lunch, open bar, snorkel and kayak equipment, guided nature walk, parrot & monkey encounter, Yoga lesson, Paella lesson, Kids Adventure Park (only for kids from 4 to 11 years old and minimum 1 meter height), wetsuit.
Not included: Gratuities (optional), pick up/drop off transfers from/to meeting point, Port Fee per person, Spa treatments, clay modeling, scuba diving activities, power snorkel, snorkel with sea lions (available for an extra fee).
Activity Level: Active
Wheelchair Access: Yes
Recommendations: Bring cash for souvenirs and extras. Wear swimsuit, hat and sunscreen. Don't forget to bring a towel. Additional activities available at extra cost.

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

 
TOP 10 - Outdoor Adventure (min age 10/min height 4 ft)Your expedition begins with an exhilarating speedboat ride whisking you to Boca de Tomatlan, a secluded beach at the edge of the jungle on the southern shores of Banderas Bay. Hop on an incredible 4x4 Mercedes Benz Unimogs that will take you on an exhilarating off-road expedition 2,000 ft. above sea level to the base camp deep in the heart of the Sierra Madre Mountains. Next, accompanied by expert guides, and now fully equipped with a harness, your mule is ready to take you on a thrilling trek up the mountain. To get back down, feel the adrenaline rush as you fly through a series of zip-lines 1000 ft. long and 250 ft. high, rappel down waterfalls, traverse jungle bridges and finally splash into a natural river pool.

Meeting Point 1: Nuevo Vallarta - at Vallarta Adventures' Center, Paseo Las Palmas Nuevo Vallarta, Nayarit.
Meeting Point 2: Puerto Vallarta - at the Maritime Terminal, located across the main road in front of San Javier Hospital. A mandatory entrance fee required from Puerto Vallarta (not included).
Days of Operation: Monday - Saturday
Tour Duration: Approx. 5.5 hours for activity (approx. 6.5 hours total).
Includes: Tour guide, speed boat, 4x4 Unimog, helmets, canopy equipment, bottled water and light snack. Lockers are available to use free of charge.
Not included: Gratuities (optional), pick up/drop off transfers from/to meeting point, Port Fee
Activity Level: Active
Wheelchair Access: No
Recommendations: 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.
Please Note: The minimum height is 4 ft. tall, maximum weight is 250 lbs. and participants must be aged 10 years or older. Cameras are not recommended during the activities for safety reasons, but photo services are available on site for an extra charge.

Offroad Adventure (please see restrictions)

 
Offroad Adventure (please see restrictions)This adventure on a Unimog 4x4 vehicle will take you to discover the hidden trails around Puerto Vallarta! Explore the natural beauty of the Sierra Madre by driving through backroad trails and over spots other types of vehicles can’t reach. Follow experienced guides along less travelled trails amid the jungle, meaning through rivers and waterfalls, gorges and boulders; careen down slopes and across streams in the middle of nowhere. Gaze at astounding flora like different varieties of orchids and try to catch the fleeting sight fauna hidding behind the foliage. Immerse yourself a bit deeper into Mexican culture, and travel the countryside backroads where you’ll encounter rural villages and humble and quite friendly locals. To round off the expedition, enjoy a delicious meal with typical, local cuisine and your favorite drink from open bar. Undoubtedly, an adventure not to be missed during your vacation!

Meeting Points: Vallarta Adventures Center and Marina.
Days of Operation: Monday to Friday
Tour Duration: Approx. 8.5 hours for activity (approx. 9 hours total).
Includes: Off road truck drive, breakfast, lunch, open bar, guide and bottled water.
Not Included: Transportation between hotel and meeting point.
Activity Level: Moderate
Wheelchair Access: No
Recommendations: Wear a light sweater, comfortable closed toed shoes, swimsuit, insect repellent and sunscreen. Don't forget to bring a towel, your camera and money for souvenirs and photos.
Please Note: Minimum age: 12 years. Minimum height: 4 ft. Max weight: 260 lbs. For safety reasons, this tour is not recommended for pregnant women or persons with back problems. Transportation is not included and guests must make their own way to the meeting point.

TOP 10 - San Sebastian Adventure (min age 4)

 
TOP 10 - San Sebastian Adventure (min age 4)Step back in time on a visit to San Sebastian, a hidden and beautiful sample of colonial Mexico. Wander around the public squares, Main Plaza and the Consistorial or Bone Plaza and winding alleyways, observing original cobblestoned streets, plastered mud-brick walls, archways and wooden tile roofs. Be part of the privileged few who get to witness this secluded 17th Century mining town, populated by quaint houses, and which is a genuine example of untouched, colonial Mexico. Keep your eyes open for you’ll never know what else will be in store besides friendly people, interesting architecture, rural atmosphere and delicious food. Take all the pictures you want and treasure them as a fond memory of a real piece of authentic Mexico.

Meeting Point: Marina Vallarta - Vallarta Adventure Center
Days of Operation: Monday through Friday.
Tour Duration: Approx. 5 hours for activity (approx. 7 hours total duration).
Included: Breakfast, lunch and bottled water.
Not Included: Transportation to meeting point.
Activity level: Mild
Wheelchair Access: No
Recommendations: Wear comfortable walking or tennis shoes, bring light sweater and extra cash for souvenirs & photos. Min. Age: 4 years old.

TOP 10 - Sea Safari (min age 10)

 
TOP 10 - Sea Safari (min age 10)Explore the south coast and enjoy a multitude of activities on the magical Sea Safari. Explore Mexico’s natural beauty on a tour featuring an exciting aquatic eco-safari experience in Vallarta. It all starts in the morning, whizzing by across the bay onboard an inflatable speedboat. Fell the extreme thrill of traveling in a fast, but safe boat; then, see firsthand how life develops in one of the most remote fishing villages over the south coast of Jalisco. Get to explore a breathtaking waterfall, which forms a natural pool at its base, making it a gorgeous attraction. Finally, settle in a small bay with warm waters to practice water activities or just relax and enjoy this paradise on earth. Frolic around, bask under the sun or engage in any water activity until lunchtime arrives; you can feast on delicious food paired with your fave drink from the open bar before the day ends and it's back to base.

Meeting Point 1: Nuevo Vallarta - at Vallarta Adventures' Center Maritime Terminal, Paseo Las Palmas Nuevo Vallarta, Nayarit.
Meeting Point 2: Puerto Vallarta - at the Marine Terminal, located across the main road in front of San Javier Hospital. A mandatory entrance fee required from Puerto Vallarta (not included).
Days of Operation: Monday through Friday
Tour Duration: Approx. 6.5 hours for activity (approx. 7 hours total).
Includes: Safety equipment, snorkeling and kayaking gear, lunch, bottled water, open bar.
Not included: Transportation to meeting point.
Activity Level: Active
Wheelchair Access: No
Recommendations: Bring a towel, swimwear, comfortable shoes, extra cash for souvenirs & photos.
Please Note: Min. Age: 10 years old. Max. Weight: 250 lbs (113 kg). During or following heavy rains, swimming under the waterfall might be deemed unsafe. For safety reasons, this tour is not recommended for pregnant women.

Discover Yelapa

 
Discover YelapaExplore the southern side of Banderas Bay by sailing an incredible route that’ll leave you with unforgettable memories of your vacation in Puerto Vallarta. Discover Yelapa, a picturesque and enchanting fishing village that’ll entice you with its beauty and local lifestyle. Immerse yourself in this culture’s most interesting traditions, cuisine and folk music as you wander around the place. During the tour, keep properly hydrated with your favorite drinks via the domestic open bar as you stop by the beach so you can jump into the water and do some snorkeling to discover the beauty of the world undersea on this relaxing day out.

Meeting Point 1: Nuevo Vallarta - Paradise Village Pier.
Meeting Point 2: Puerto Vallarta - Opequimar Pier.
Days of Operation: Wednesdays
Tour Duration: Approx. 7 hours.
Includes: Transportation from the meeting point to the activity, snacks, open bar, snorkeling equipment, tour of the town, sailboat ride.
Not Included: Transportation between hotel and meeting point, port fee (paid in cash the day of the tour), souvenirs, tips.
Activity Level: Moderate.
Wheelchair Access: No
Recommendations: Wear comfortable clothes, swimsuit and biodegradable sunscreen. Bring a towel, change of clothes and cash for port fee, souvenirs, photos and other activities that may be available for an additional charge.
Please Note: Children under 5 go for free but space must be requested at the time of booking. Port fees must be paid locally on the day of the excursion. Transportation is not included and guests must make their own way to one of the meeting points (arrive 30 minutes prior to the departure time).

Vista Horseback Ride (please see restrictions)

 
Vista Horseback Ride (please see restrictions)Delight yourself with an enjoyable and relaxing horseback ride outing and embark on a scenic tour featuring incredible views of the wilderness surrounding Puerto Vallarta. Contemplate the beauty of the Sierra Madre skirts, the bucolic countryside and the amazing sea vistas as you make your way at a relaxing pace towards the beaches. Make your way through villages, jungle paths and beaches, all in the same tour. The Vista Horseback Ride tour is a great choice during your Vallarta vacation for it will give a more detailed picture of what Vallarta’s surroundings are all about, besides leaving you with a sense of calmness and true relaxation, the main reasons for having a vacation in the first place.

Meeting Point: Oxxo Flamingos, Nuevo Vallarta and Palladium.
Days of Operation: Daily
Tour Duration: Approx. 2 hours for activity (approx. 3 hours total).
Includes: Bottled water, light snacks, safety gear and transfers from the meeting point to the excursion location.
Not Included: Transportation between hotel and meeting point, tips.
Activity Level: Active
Wheelchair Access: No
Recommendations: Bring a change of clothes, spare pair of tennis shoes or hiking shoes, light sweater, towel, extra money for souvenirs and photos, insect repellent.
Please Note: Minimum age: 6 years. Minimum height: 4 ft. (1.2 m) Maximum weight: 260 lbs (118 kg). For safety reasons, this tour is not recommended for pregnant women or persons with back, neck, heart or balance issues and/or dizziness. Cameras are not allowed on this excursion. Transportation is not included from the hotel, guests must make their own way to the meeting point.

TOP 10 - ATV River Adventure - Single Rider (min age 18)

 
TOP 10 - ATV River Adventure - Single Rider (min age 18)On this ATV River single tour, experience Puerto Vallarta from a different perspective: the seat behind the handlebar of a powerful and sturdy Honda 420cc ATV, and experience a truly thrilling off-road adventure. Zoom by under the canopy and over otherwise unreachable rural trails and feel the thrill of getting where no other vehicles dare to go. Deeper into the wilderness, breathe the clean air and feel the thrill of freely careening down slopes, across gorges, ravines and streams always under the watch of a professional guide who’ll be alongside for the length of the tour, taking care of every detail that makes for a safe and fun outing. Your ride, the mighty Honda 420cc is best for handling the greatest off road paths along the pristine and surprisingly beautiful Cuale River. Explore the rugged terrain in one of the best ways possible to get the most out of nature on this excellent adventure.

Meeting Point: Canopy River Office
Days of Operation: Daily.
Tour Duration: Approx. 3.5 hours for activity (approx. 4.5 hours total).
Includes: ATV for one person, bilingual guides, use of communal locker, safety equipment, Tequila Tour.
Not included: Transportation, gratuities.
Activity Level: Active.
Wheelchair Access: No
Recommendations: Wear comfortable clothing and shoes that are secure to your feet (not flip-flops). Bring insect repellent, sunscreen, camera and cash for extras and souvenirs.
Please Note: For safety reasons, pregnant women and persons with physical restrictions are not permitted to participate in this activity. Maximum weight is 250 lbs. Transportation to the meeting point is not provided. Minimum age to participate is 18 years old.

ATV River Adventure - Double Rider (min age 18)

 
ATV River Adventure - Double Rider (min age 18)On this ATV River Double tour, experience Puerto Vallarta from a different perspective: the seat behind the handlebar of a powerful and sturdy Honda 420cc ATV, and experience a truly thrilling off-road adventure. Zoom by under the canopy and over otherwise unreachable rural trails and feel the thrill of getting where no other vehicles can go. Deeper into the wilderness, breathe the clean air and feel the thrill of freely careening down slopes, across gorges, ravines and streams always under the watch of a professional guide who’ll be alongside for the length of the tour taking care of every detail that makes for a safe and fun outing. Your ride, the mighty Honda 420cc ATV is best for handling the greatest off road paths along the pristine and surprisingly beautiful Cuale River. Explore the rugged terrain in one of the best ways possible to get the most out of nature on this excellent adventure.

Meeting Point: Canopy River Office.
Days of Operation: Daily.
Tour Duration: Approx. 3.5 hours for activity (approx. 4.5 hours total).
Includes: ATV for two persons, bilingual guides, use of communal locker, safety equipment, Tequila Tour.
Not included: Transportation, gratuities.
Activity Level: Active.
Wheelchair Access: No
Recommendations: Wear comfortable clothing and shoes that are secure to your feet (not flip-flops). Bring insect repellent, sunscreen, camera and cash for extras and souvenirs.
Please Note: For safety reasons, pregnant women and persons with physical restrictions are not permitted to participate in this activity. Maximum weight is 250 lbs. Transportation to the meeting point is not provided. Minimum age to participate is 18 years old. Two people must book this activity for double riders.

Cuale River Expedition (min age 12)

 
Cuale River Expedition (min age 12)Enjoy the scenic journey into the heart of the forest 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. Your heart will be racing as you tackle the first out 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 by the hillsides and across two bridges to reach the edge of the cliff where you can rappel 88 feet (27 meters) down the cliff wall or freefall 78 feet (24 meters) to the path below. Everything you need for an adrenaline rushing kind of day!

Meeting Point: Canopy River Office.
Days of Operation: Daily.
Tour Duration: Approx. 3.5 hours for activity (approx. 4.5 hours total).
Includes: Transportation from meeting point (Canopy River Office), bilingual guide, use of communal locker, safety equipment.
Not included: Gratuities (optional), transfer to meeting point.
Activity Level: Active.
Wheelchair Access: No
Recommendations: Wear comfortable clothing and closed shoes. Bring insect repellent, sunscreen and cash for extras or souvenirs.
Please Note: 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 250 lbs. Cameras are not permitted during the zipline activity. Does not include transportation from hotel to the meeting point.

Canopy River Zip Line (min age 6)

 
Canopy River Zip Line (min age 6)Explore fascinating mountain landscapes as you glide side by side over Rio Cuale on a Canopy Tour like no other in Puerto Vallarta. Enjoy the scenic journey into the heart of the rainforest of the Sierra Madre Mountains, where your adventure begins. The expert guides will accompany you as you get set for a true adrenaline rush. Tackle the first of the zip lines over 12 different platforms and discover stunning views from above. The course rises over 650 feet (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 mule-back ride 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. Catch your breath while taking in the surroundings of one of the most exciting adventures there you can do.

Meeting Point: Canopy River Office.
Days of Operation: Daily.
Tour Duration: Approx. 3.5 hours (approx. 4.5 hours total).
Includes: Round-trip transportation on all-terrain bus from meeting point (Canopy River Office), bilingual guide,12 zip lines, use of communal locker, safety equipment, drinking water during excursion.
Not included: Transfer from Hotel to Meeting Point, gratuities (optional) and photos.
Activity Level: Active.
Wheelchair Access: No
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.
Please Note: For safety reasons pregnant women and persons with physical restrictions cannot participate in this activity. The minimum child age is 6 years. Maximum weight is 250 lbs. Cameras are not permitted during the zipline activity.

Aquaventuras Dolphin Royal Swim (min age 8)

 
Aquaventuras Dolphin Royal Swim (min age 8)You can live an incredible dolphin encounter in Puerto Vallarta. Get closer to dolphins than you ever imagined. Touch, play, learn and swim with these magical mammals. Use a snorkel mask to get an incredible underwater view of the dolphins as they speed and spiral swim through the water demonstrating their amazing agility. Experience the thrill of a belly ride and a boogie board foot push from these intelligent animals and be amazed by the sheer strength they apply to move through the water. You can enjoy the entire park by making use of the slides, the pools, and all the facilities so you can continue having fun splashing all over while spending the day being soaking wet.

Meeting Point: Dolphinarium within Aquaventuras Park, Nuevo Vallarta, Bahia de Banderas Nayarit tourist zone Km 155. Check in at least 20 minutes before your swim time. Transportation between hotel and meeting point is not included.
Days of Operation: Daily
Tour Duration: Approx. 1 hour for dolphin activity (approx. 6 hours total).
Includes: Dolphin Royal Swim package, entrance to the water park, 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.
Not Included: Tips, transfers from hotel to meeting point, souvenirs and photos.
Activity Level: Moderate
Wheelchair Access: No
Recommendations: Wear a swimsuit and biodegradable 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 (ID & deposit required for lockers).
Please Note: 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. Please do not wear jewelry, lotions or sprays, as they can damage the dolphin's skin or eyes.

Aquaventuras Dolphin Swim Adventure (min age 8)

 
Aquaventuras Dolphin Swim Adventure (min age 8)You can live an incredible dolphin encounter in Puerto Vallarta. Get closer to dolphins than you ever imagined. Touch, play, learn and swim with these magical mammals while establishing a unique bond of trust. Use a snorkel mask to get an incredible underwater view of the dolphins as they speed and spiral swim through the water demonstrating their amazing agility. Experience the thrill of a belly ride and a boogie board foot push from these intelligent species and be amazed by the sheer strength with which they move though the water. Enjoy the entire park by making use of the slides, the pools, and all the facilities so you can continue having fun splashing all over while spending the day being soaking wet

Meeting Point: Dolphinarium within Aquaventuras Park, check in at least 20 mins before your swim time.
Days of Operation: Daily
Tour Duration: Approx. 50 mins. for activity (approx. 3 hours total).
Includes: Dolphin Swim Adventure package, entrance to the water park, inner tubes for the slides & pools, dolphin & sea lion shows and use of the facilities including lockers (with ID & deposit), loungers, bathrooms, showers and changing room.
Not Included: Tips, transfers between hotel and meeting point, photos of your personal swim (available for purchase), additional food and drinks (available for purchase).
Activity Level: Moderate
Wheelchair Access: No
Recommendations: Wear swimsuit and biodegradable 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.
Please Note: For safety reasons pregnant women cannot participate in the aquatic activities. 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. Jewelry, lotions and sprays should not be worn in the dolphin area to avoid damaging their skin and eyes.

Dolphin Trainer For A Day (min age 12)

 
Dolphin Trainer For A Day (min age 12)If you happen to love dolphins, or have thought of becoming a dolphin trainer, this is the day for you. A great adventure awaits you at Dolphin Adventure onthis Dolphin Trainer for a Day tour! You’ll learn a great deal about how to care for these marine mammals, about the training methods, food habits, anatomy and general behavior. You could also have fun with them while being underwater through the use of artificial breathing equipment, quite similar to scuba and one that doesn’t require previous certification. That way the interaction with your new friends becomes more intense and illustrative for you will be observing them underwater. Don’t forget about the sea lions--you’ll be in the position of paying them a visit and laugh a little at their mischievous demeanor and playful nature.

Meeting Point: Dolphin Adventure Center.
Days of Operation: Monday to Friday.
Tour Duration: Dolphin Signature Swim approx. 1 hour (approx. 5 hours total).
Includes: Lunch, trainer's uniform, Dolphin Signature Swim, Sea Lion Encounter and diploma.
Not Included: Transportation between hotel and meeting point, souvenirs, tips, personal expenses.
Activity Level: Mild
Wheelchair Access: No
Recommendations: Wear a swimsuit. Bring money for souvenirs, photos and personal expenses. Cameras are only allowed in the guest observation area.
Please Note: Wearing jewelry and accessories that can damage the dolphins' skin is prohibited; as well as the use of sunscreen, perfumes, lotions or any chemical that affects their sight. Life jackets are provided. All programs are designed with the dolphins' well-being in mind and each dolphin program is unique, based on groups, trainers and dolphins. This activity is not recommended for expectant mothers. Minimum age to participate: 12 years.

TOP 10 - Pirates of the Bay Tour

 
TOP 10 - Pirates of the Bay TourAre you ready for an evening of swashbuckling fun? Witness an incredible battle like nothing you’ve ever seen with exciting swordfights, acrobatic leaps, and pirates clutching to rigging for dear life and the roar of cannons during a breathtaking display, complete with fireworks. Sail onboard a magnificent galleon where your crew of Pirates provide the non-stop party, keep the all-inclusive drinks flowing, serve your delicious meal and much more. Be a true Pirate of the Caribbean! This tour includes a delicious dinner with domestic open bar, fun contests with audience participation and a fireworks show.

Meeting Point: Puerto Vallarta Maritime Terminal.
Days of Operation: Daily.
Tour Duration: Approx. 4.5 hours for activity (approx. 5.5 hours total).
Includes: Pirate Show, domestic open bar, dinner, fun contests with audience participation, fireworks show.
Not Included: Transportation to the meeting point, Port Fee.
Activity Level: Moderate
Wheelchiar Access: Yes
Recommendations: Bring your camera, a light sweater/jacket (in winter) and cash for Port Fee, souvenirs or tips.
Please Note: Please arrive at meeting point at least 30 minutes before departure time, Transportation to the meeting point is not included. Meeting Point: Puerto Vallarta Maritime Terminal (Located across the main road in front San Javier Hospital). Port Fee is required from Puerto Vallarta (paid in cash before boarding, not included). This tour is subject to weather conditions.

Mexico by ATV Puerto Vallarta - Double Rider (min age 7)

 
Mexico by ATV Puerto Vallarta - Double Rider (min age 7)Take a journey of discovery on an ATV to explore the streets of Puerto Vallarta, its plazas, landmarks and highlights; visit Vallarta’s old town and enjoy the local people’s hospitality. Once you are fully equipped and all set, the journey will begin. Just follow the guide as he takes you through the old town, full of surprising and amazing stuff at every corner. Then, the journey continues out of town and over a route alongside the Cuale River where fascinating views are found all along the way, before tackling an uphill path to discover the diverse wildlife that inhabit this region of the great Sierra Madre Mountains. Beautiful and quaint, picturesque and colorful villages interspersed over the countryside outside Puerto Vallarta will leave an indelible impression as you pass by friendly and welcoming folk. One thing is for sure: you’ll be glad you took this engrossing and highly rewarding tour this part of Mexico on an ATV steel horse.

Meeting Point: Wild Treks Downtown Office
Days of Operation: Daily.
Tour Duration: Approx. 3.5 hours for activity (approx. 5 hours total).
Includes: Helmet, goggles and bottled water.
Not Included: Transportation between hotel and meeting point, tips.
Activity Level: Active
Wheelchair Access: No
Recommendations: Wear clothes that can get dirty and closed-toed shoes. Bring sunscreen and extra money for souvenirs, tips or additional expenses.
Please Note: This is an active tour, so please bear in mind that some items may get wet or dirty during the activity. Participants must be at the meeting point 30 minutes before of the tour’s scheduled departure. Drivers must be 16 and older. Children ages 7 and up can participate. A credit card (Visa or MasterCard) will be requested as guarantee, in case of theft or damage to the vehicle. This activity is not recommended for pregnant women, people with back pain or mobility restrictions or the elderly. Two participants required in order to book this tour for double riders.

Mexico by ATV Puerto Vallarta - Single Rider (min age 16)

 
Mexico by ATV Puerto Vallarta - Single Rider (min age 16)Take a journey of discovery on an ATV to explore the streets of Puerto Vallarta, its plazas, landmarks and highlights; visit Vallarta’s old town and enjoy the local people’s hospitality. Once you are fully equipped and all set, the journey will begin. Just follow the guide as he takes you through the old town, full of surprising and amazing stuff at every corner. Then, the journey continues out of town and over a route alongside the Cuale River where fascinating views are found all along the way, before tackling an uphill path to discover the diverse wildlife that inhabits this region of the great Sierra Madre Mountains. Beautiful and quaint, picturesque and colorful villages interspersed over the countryside outside Puerto Vallarta will leave an indelible impression as you pass by friendly and welcoming folk. One thing is for sure: you’ll be glad you took this engrossing and highly rewarding tour this part of Mexico on an ATV steel horse.

Meeting Point: Wild Treks Downtown Office.
Days of Operation: Daily
Tour Duration: Approx. 3.5 hours for activity (approx. 5 hours total).
Includes: Helmet, goggles and bottled water.
Not Included: Transportation between hotel and meeting point, tips.
Activity Level: Active
Wheelchair Access: No
Recommendations: Wear clothes that can get dirty and closed-toed shoes. Bring sunscreen and extra money for souvenirs, tips or additional expenses.
Please Note: This is an active tour, so please bear in mind that some items may get wet or dirty during the activity. Participants must be at the meeting point 30 minutes before the tour’s scheduled departure. Drivers must be 16 and older. Children ages 7 and up can participate. A credit card (Visa or MasterCard) will be requested as guarantee, in case of theft or damage to the vehicle. This activity is not recommended for pregnant women, people with back pain or mobility restrictions or the elderly.

Vista Zip Line (please see restrictions)

 
Vista Zip Line (please see restrictions)Experience an amazing advneture by sliding downhill on a zip line circuit with 7 lines of action in the Higuera Blanca Mountains. See just how great the views of Punta Mita are as you soar over incredible landscapes! Before you begin, the experienced staff will give a brief talk on safety measures and tips which will help you make this outing a safe and fun one and by providing you with all the needed equipment and tips on how to use it. Feel the adrenaline flowing through your veins as you fly across the canopy, over the tree tops, and full speed downhill over gorges, streams, boulders and the tropical forest’s rough terrain. Take in the amazing vistas as you descend the mountain over this challenging zipline circuit. Not for the faint-hearted!

Meeting Point: Oxxo Flamingos, Palladium.
Days of Operation: Daily
Tour Duration: Approx. 2 hours for activity (approx. 3 hours total).
Includes: Bottled water, light snacks, safety gear, transfer from meeting point to zip line location.
Not Included: Transportation between hotel and meeting point, tips.
Activity Level: Active
Wheelchair Access: No
Recommendations: Wear comfortable clothes (bring a change of clothes if it's raining), tennis shoes or hiking shoes, insect repellent, and bring extra money for souvenirs, meals or photos.
Please Note: Minimum age: 10 years. Minimum height: 4 ft. Maximum weight: 260 lbs. For safety reasons, this tour is not recommended for pregnant women, persons with neck, back, heart, balance conditions and/or dizziness. Cameras are not allowed on this excursion. Transportation is not included from the hotel, guests must make their own way to the meeting point.

Yelapa & Majahuitas

 
Yelapa & MajahuitasIf you're looking to escape from everything on your vacation in Vallarta, then this tranquil day trip to the charming fishing villages of Yelapa and Majahuitas is an absolute must! Your adventure begins in the morning onboard a catamaran that crosses Bahia de Banderas to the south of Vallarta. The first stop is meant for you to have fun snorkeling and kayaking in Bahia de Majahuitas, an exclusive site where access is only by sea. Then you'll enjoy a delicious lunch as you approach Yelapa, a small fishing village with a stunning and refreshing waterfall to cool off in its wonderful, natural pool and admire the spectacular views. Make sure to stop by the golden sand beach just for relaxing and seize the rest of your day. Don’t miss this entertaining adventure!

Meeting Point: Vallarta Advnetures Maritime Terminal
Days of Operation: Monday through Friday
Tour Duration: Approx. 7 hours for activity (approx. 7.5 hours total)
Includes: Continental breakfast, deli-style lunch, open bar onboard, snorkeling and kayaking equipment
Not Included: Transportation between hotel and meeting point, tips.
Activity Level: Active
Wheelchair Access: Yes
Recommendations: Wear a swimsuit, bring biodegradable sunscreen, a towel, a light sweater and extra cash for personal expenses.
Please Note: Minimum age: 4 years. Transportation is not included from the hotel, guests must make their own way to the meeting point.

Yelapa & Colimillas

 
Yelapa & ColimillasThe Yelapa & Colimillas excursion is the best way to escape the city’s bustle and live an unforgettable day surrounded by the Puerto Vallarta’s natural beauty and culture. Traverse the emerald waters of the Pacific Ocean until reaching secluded Yelapa, a fishing community accessible only by boat. Mingle with locals while enjoying the beautiful landscapes on your way to a majestic waterfall. If that's not enough, snorkel in the crystalline waters of Colimillas cove amid swirling schools of multicolored fish and corals or explore the paradise of beaches well-hidden along Banderas Bay.

Meeting Point: API Marina Terminal
Days of Operation: Daily
Tour Duration: Approx. 7 hours for activity (approx. 8 hours total)
Includes: Snorkel gear (life jacket, mask, snorkel tube), professional bilingual guide, lunch and domestic drinks, boat ride to Yelapa fishing village.
Not Included: Transportation between hotel and meeting point, dock tax per person (paid locally), tips.
Activity Level: Active
Wheelchair Access: Yes
Recommendations: Wear comfy and light clothing, swimsuit, sunglasses and cap or hat. Bring biodegradable sunscreen and insect repellent, cash for personal expenses.
Please Note: The snorkeling activity is subject to weather conditions. Transportation is not included from the hotel, guests must make their own way to the meeting point. For those with children ages 3-5, they can go on this tour but will have to be paid for on the day of the tour (infants ages 0-2 are free). If you would like to arrange for younger children to participate on this excursion with you, please talk to our local representative on arrival in Puerto Vallarta to make arrangements.

TOP 10 - The Last Saskatchewan Pirate Tour

 
TOP 10 - The Last Saskatchewan Pirate TourOn The Last Saskatchewan Pirate tour you'll enjoy a lovely evening with a delicious dinner, domestic open bar and a lively pirate show! A night packed with fun, dancing, games and a pirate show awaits on this four-hour cruise that begins just before sunset. Ignite your spirit of adventure and soak up the pirate atmosphere on the deck of a real wooden pirate galleon. Onboard entertainment includes acrobatics, sword-fighting and even a fireworks display, all tied together with an interesting tale of betrayal and pirate greed. A three course dinner and open bar will keep a smile on your face as you dance into the Pacific sunset. Sounds incredible, eh?

Meeting Point: Maritime Terminal.
Days of Operation: Tuesday, Thursday (November 1 - April 1).
Tour Duration: Approx. 4.5 hours (approx 5.5 hours total duration)
Includes: Domestic open bar, dinner, pirate show.
Not included: Transportation, gratuities, Port Fee per person.
Activity level: Mild
Wheelchair Access: No
Recommendations: Wear comfortable clothes and shoes, and a light sweater in winter months. Bring camera and extra money.
Please Note: Please arrive 20 mins before departure time, transportation to the meeting point is not included. Port fee is not included and must be paid in cash before boarding.

TOP 10 - Extreme Adventure Tour (min age 8)

 
TOP 10 - Extreme Adventure Tour (min age 8)Take on the thrill of adventure for an action-packed day in the tropical rainforests just outside Puerto Vallarta. On this tour, you’ll get to fly through a stunning treetop canopy on a series of ziplines, including Mexico’s longest and fastest, where you’ll soar for over 4,000 feet reaching speeds up to 60 miles per hour! And, you’ll get to slide down amazing water slides and explore rocky river beds and steep paths behind the wheel of a UTV.

Activity Level: Active.
Meeting Point: Vallarta Adventures Office.
Days of Operation: Daily except Saturday.
Tour Duration: Approx. 6 hours.
Includes: Bottled water, light snacks, safety gear.
Not Included: Pick up/Drop off transfers from/to meeting point (Vallarta Adventures Office), gratuities (optional).
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.
Please 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. 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 driver’s license and credit card.

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