Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours - Aquaventuras Dolphin Encounter
Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours: Share a unique family moment with a dolphin swim programme that combines nature and entertainment culminating in a day of adventure at the Aquaventuras Park.
HIGHLIGHTS:
* Fun for all ages
* Receive a romantic kiss from the most characterful marine animals on the planet
* Entry to Aquaventuras Park included
Enjoy a magical family moment with the Dolphin Encounter programme, designed with all ages in mind. Be captivated by these gentle creatures through fun games and activities that are ideal for introducing children to the natural world.
You’ll have the opportunity to understand their high level of intelligence and be on the receiving end of their love and kisses. To finish the programme you’ll have the opportunity to make the most of the day in Aquaventuras Park, where fun for all the family is guaranteed. Feel the adrenaline as you shoot down the slides or relax down the river ride whilst the little ones are entertained in the children’s zone.
Meeting/pick-up point: Aquaventuras Park.
Duration: 40 minutes of interaction with the dolphins and spend the rest of the day as you please in the park itself.
Start/opening time: Aquaventura Park is open from 10:00 am.
The activity times are at: 10am, 11:15am, 1:45pm and 3pm.
Opening days/period: Daily.
End/closing time: The park closes at 5pm.
Medical restrictions: Pregnant women up to 5 months may participate, children under 1 year old may not participate.
Languages: Spanish and English.
Others: Includes Aquaventuras Park entrance and locker. Please arrive at the Water Park 30 minutes prior for check in.
Please call the service support line 48 hours prior to your activities in order to confirm your schedule.

Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours - Aquaventuras Park
Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours: A holiday in the sun is made unforgettable by a day of water adventures and dolphin encounters. Ideal for the whole family, Aquaventuras Park in Vallarta promises a bag of fun with 12 water slides, dolphin and sea lion shows and the special opportunity to swim with dolphins or get close to a sea lion.
The many water slides available at Aquaventuras Park offer you an adrenaline-filled day. Walk up to the highest point of the park and jump in one of the water toboggans and enjoy the ride of your life. There are options for sliding with or without accessories and enough variety to satisfy everyone while catering for all ages. For children there is a fabulous kid's area, where the little ones will be completely happy with the low-speed mini-water toboggans and slides. Let them enjoy fantastic adventures in the paddling pool and exploring the little pirate ship here. Take a break from the thrilling speeds of the waterslides and chill out and appreciate the surroundings on the slow river where you can relax on a floating raft.
Presented every day at the park are the amazing dolphin shows where these intelligent mammals demonstrate their incredible acrobatic skills and charming personalities. In a separate show, the amusing sea lions will entertain with their funny antics and talented ball skills. Beyond the shows, Aquaventuras Park offers a unique opportunity to get close up and personal with these animals in one of the dolphin or sea lion encounter activities.
Start/opening time: 11am.
End/closing time: 5pm.

Available until 29 December 2017
Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours - Bird Watching Tropical Paradise
Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours: Twitchers rejoice! This bird watching tour in Puerto Vallarta will ensure that you see some unique birdlife found nowhere else. Home to some 350 species of birds, Puerto Vallarta is a bird lover’s paradise. Green Jay, Tropical Kingbird, San Blas Jay, Yellow-winged Cacique, Social Flycatcher, Golden-cheeked Woodpecker and Russet-crowned Motmot are all common sightings in the area.
Your guides are avid birders and experts in their trade. Sharing their specialised local knowledge, they will help you to catch views of some amazing birds. They do not necessarily need to see all birds as they are familiar with the many bird calls. The first stop is right across from Los Arcos where the adventure begins. Here pelicans, frigate birds, cormorants, snowy egrets, sea gulls and vultures will be some of the first sightings.
Further into the mountains, amid the tropical deciduous forest, enjoy a light breakfast among sightings of Hummingbirds, Parakeets, Kiskadees, Flycatchers, Motmot and Cacophonous Woodpeckers. Continuing on to Mismaloya you encounter Robins, Happy Wrens, sparrows and Inca Doves, among others. As a special treat to end the tropical bird watching tour we’ll enjoy a cold drink accompanied by guacamole and salsa under the shade of giant white fig trees.
Let the wildlife come within one-and-a-half metres in front of you, as iguanas may join blue San Blas Jays, Green jays, Long-Tailed Hermit Hummingbirds and Yellow-winged Caciques.
Meeting/pick-up point: Local No. 20, Puerto Vallarta at 6:30am. Meet at Downtown (in the Lobby of The Cathedral Hotel, on Agustin Rodriguez corner & Hidalgo #166) at 7am. Meet at Conchas Chinas (Outside OXXO Grocery Store) at 7:15am. Please call the service support line 48 hours prior to your activities in order to confirm your pick up time.
Duration: 8 hours including transport.
End/closing time: At 2:30pm.
Opening days/period: Wednesday and Friday.
Languages: English and Spanish.
Others: Entrance to the botanical garden not included.

Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours - Buccaneer Night
Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours: Ahoy, me hearties! Are you ready for a night of raucous fun? Sail with the pirates on a galleon and enjoy a night of entertainment and laughs. And the ship in question is an replica of an authentic 15th century Spanish wooden galleon, modelled on the ‘Santa Maria’ from Columbus’ maiden voyage to the New World.
The ship is full of costumed pirates full of cheek ready to entertain and serve you. Once you set sail from dock your personal pirate host will ensure that you are served with a drink of your choice such as a welcome cocktail, soda, beer or tequila. The open bar is available for the entire journey and will cater to your needs. Immerse yourself in the pirate-themed surroundings complete with a skull toilet! The music starts and you feel the need to move, get your groove on and perhaps even compete in the dance contest. Enjoy a hearty dinner of Chicken Cordon Bleu, Beef Medallions or vegetarian ravioli or lasagne served in style by your pirate. Huge illustrations of the Revolution decorate the walls of the dining room.
After dinner return to the deck to be treated to a superb sunset over Vallarta as night descends. When night falls the show begins with a bang, with acrobatics, sword-fighting and even a fireworks display. Including plenty of audience participation throughout the show, you are sure to have a belly laugh. Continue to dance the night away until the ship returns you safely to dock. This pirate cruise is a great opportunity to let loose and have some fun in Vallarta.
Meeting/pick-up point: API Sea port, Boulevard Francisco Medina Ascencio km 4.5, Zona Hotelera Terminal Marítima, 48333 Puerto Vallarta, Jal. , México.
Duration: 4 hours.
Start/opening time: 7pm.
Languages: Spanish and English.

Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours - Caletas
Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours: Las Caletas is an exclusive tropical beach located on Banderas Bay where you can enjoy an extraordinary day of sun, fun and adventure. Considered the most beautiful place in the world by its most famous resident, the film director John Huston, Las Caletas is a magnificent place to visit.
Las Caletas is so isolated and unspoiled, it is only accessible by sea, so climb aboard the first class catamaran and sit back and marvel at the most fantastic scenery the Mexican Pacific has to offer. Once settled on shore, you can let your hair down and totally relax. Whether you want to bask in the tropical sunshine on the beach, climb into a hammock and chill out in the shade, or indulge in a therapeutic massage or facial at the hilltop Spa Centre, it’s up to you. Take it easy and re-invigorate your mind, body and soul in one of the most beautiful settings on earth. Throughout the day the expert guides will be on hand to offer snorkelling, scuba diving and kayaking tours giving you the chance to discover and explore the calm, clear waters and hidden charms of this isolated cove. If you wish to go scuba diving at Las Caletas, you can book it here.
Away from the water there's an abundance of other activities such as learn to cook Paella, discover Las Caletas' prolific flora and bird life on a walk through the jungle, orchid gardens and interactive parrot park, or explore the natural amphitheatre and the Mayan Pyramid that serves as a stage for the contemporary dance performance of the Rhythms of the Night tour.
Meeting/pick-up point: Nuevo Vallarta, Las Palmas 39, Downtown and Puerto Vallarta Maritime Terminal, Boulevard Francisco Medina Ascencio km 4.5.
Duration: 7 hours.
Start/opening time: 8am.
End/closing time: 3pm.
Opening days/period: Monday to Saturday.
Languages: English and Spanish.
Others: Customers departing from the Maritime Terminal must pay a port tax.

Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours - Canopy River ATV'S
Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours: This thrilling ATV adventure is designed to allow anyone the opportunity to sit behind the wheel and drive an all-terrain vehicle through the spectacular countryside of the Sierra Madre Occidental. You can travel solo or with a friend aboard these action-packed four-wheelers for an unconventional experience of the lush mountain scenery.
The tour includes sixty minutes of adventure driving on winding roads, admiring stunning views of mountains and the River Cuale canyon with stops along the way. Guided by an experienced local with an intimate knowledge of the surrounding environment, learn about the fascinating flora and fauna present in this wild landscape.
The lush tropical forests of this region are home to an amazing diversity of life including some 300 species of orchids, 400 bird species, an incredible number of colourful butterflies, not to mention the reptiles and mammals such as the armadillo, jaguar and ocelot. Halfway through your thrilling ride you reach the Piletas where you will not be able to resist a swim in the crystal clear waters. Delight in a beautiful waterfall fed by a natural spring that provides you with a refreshing and invigorating dip. Bring along your identification as driving is restricted to those over 18 years of age with a credit card. Please bring a copy of your drivers’ license if possible.
This is an exciting means of exploring the incredible natural environment of the Sierra Madre which puts you in the driver’s seat.
Meeting/pick-up point:
Nuevo Vallarta (Av. México #570, next to Glorieta del Tigre) at 7:50 and 11:50am.
Marina (Collage Disco) at 8:10am and 12:10pm.
Plaza Las Glorias (Fco. Medina Ascencio #1989 local H2-A) at 8:20am and 12:20pm.
Downtown (Insurgentes #379 Col. Emmiliano Zapata) at 8:40am and 12:40pm.
Duration: 4.5 hours approx. (shuttle time included).
Languages: Spanish and English.

Available until 31 December 2017
Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours - Canopy River Expedition
Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours: For those who really enjoy the pleasure of being in contact with nature, we offer the most spectacular zip line tour in Puerto Vallarta. The river canopy adventure consists of 7 lines that cross a valley of ancient forests and rocky gorges.
Ziplines were originally were designed by specialised biologists to access the thickest of forests and thus reach plants that live in the treetops. Now, they offer you an adrenaline-rushed experience of the jungle. Along the way, your two trained and experienced guides point out and explain the great variety of flora and fauna around you. After a safety briefing by the guides, you will be equipped with a full body harness, pulleys and security helmet. A new world is revealed from the air as you glide smoothly through the forest. Stop on every platform for a moment to breathe fresh air while enjoying the river view below you, plus the spectacular scenery of the surrounding forest. Return to the reception area riding on mules, an extraordinary journey during which you bear witness to breathtaking views of the Sierra Madre.
Just when you think it can’t get more fun, we'll take you down the river on inflatable rafts, where you will enjoy the speed, adventure and majestic landscapes surrounding Canopy River. We will end this exciting day with a lovely ride aboard some lovely mules.
Meeting/pick-up point:
Nuevo Vallarta (Av. México #570, next to Glorieta del Tigre) at 8:50am and 11:50am.
Marina (Collage Disco) at 9:10am and 12:10pm.
Plaza Las Glorias (Fco. Medina Ascencio #1989 local H2-A) at 9:20am and 12:20pm.
Downtown (Insurgentes #379 Col. Emmiliano Zapata) at 9:40am and 12:40pm.
Duration: 5 hours (shuttle time included).
Opening days/period: Daily.
Languages: Spanish and English.
Min. Age: 12 years old.
Dress code: Light clothing and comfortable closed toed shoes.
Max. Weight: 100 kgs.
Others: We recommend to bring your insect repellent.
Cameras are not allowed during the tour for safety reasons.
You can bring extra cash for souvenirs, photos and videos.

Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours - Dolphin Encounter
Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours: Come and meet some of the friendliest and most adorable creatures in the whole wide world with this enchanting dolphin adventure in Puerto Vallarta. This is more than just an action-packed experience full of fun for the family; it’s an unforgettable sensation that you will cherish long after you’ve returned home.
Touch, meet and make friends with these lovable dolphins while learning all about them and what it is that makes them so special and affectionate towards humans. There are three programmes to choose from: The Dolphin Swim Experience, The Dolphin Encounter and The Dolphin Swim Signature.
With the Dolphin Swim Experience you will spend time wading in the water with Pacific bottlenose dolphins. Chat, cuddle, play and swim with these charming and gentle creatures. You will be able to enjoy a number of things such as a belly ride and a show. You will get the chance to kiss and feed the dolphins too! This programme lasts about one hour with 30 minutes of interaction with the dolphins.
During the Dolphin Encounter you will learn all about the world of the Pacific bottlenose dolphin from the best possible teachers: the dolphins themselves. Designed with non-swimmers in mind, this programme is an ideal introduction to the anatomy, physiology and history of the ocean’s most inspiring mammals. The encounter lasts approximately 20 minutes which includes the orientation.
This Signature Swim offers the smallest group size available anywhere to swim with dolphins. You are ensured the best possible opportunity to develop a close personal bond with your dolphin as they talk and flirt with you in the comfort and safety of a specially designed pool. You will be able to enjoy a number of things such as a belly ride, a dorsal tow and a show. Make the experience even more special by feeding the dolphins and dancing with them too! You will even be able to hug and kiss the dolphins! The programme lasts an hour with 40 minutes in the water.
Start or opening time: At 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm and 4pm - depending on the activity.
Opening days/period: Daily.
Languages: English and Spanish.

Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours - Dolphin Royal Swim, Aquaventuras
Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours: Our relationship with dolphins over time has shown an incredible shared bond with these most intelligent marine mammals. This special dolphin experience allows you the ultimate personal encounter with these amazing animals. You are provided the opportunity to swim and interact with the dolphins spontaneously in the company of experienced guides.
Beginning with an orientation session, you are first provided with background educational information about the dolphins before being given specific instructions on safety. The dolphins will conquer your heart before you even get in the water as you watch them swimming along and showing off all their tricks. Feel the rush as you are pushed through the water by your feet by the powerful and skilful dolphins. Perhaps hang onto one of the dorsal fins for a dorsal tow. The dolphins will astound you by performing acrobatic feats with you such as jumping over you. A portion of the water time will also be dedicated to “free time”, where guests can interact more spontaneously with the dolphins allowing everyone a very personal experience.
The unforgettable swim with the dolphins will leave you feeling privileged by the experience and could well be the supreme highlight of your entire holiday.
Meeting/pick-up point: Bahia de Banderas, Road to Tepic Km 155, Nuevo Vallarta.
Duration: 15 minute briefing and 60 minutes with the dolphins.
Start/opening time: 10am, 11.15am, 1.45pm and 3pm. Please call 48 hours in advance to confirm the pick-up time.
Min. Age: 8 years.
Languages: Spanish and English.

Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours - Dolphin Swim Adventure at Aquaventuras Park
Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours: If swimming with dolphins is one of your greatest dreams, now is the time to make it real! In the blue waters of the Pacific Ocean you will be able to live an adventure to remember forever. The Dolphin Swim Adventure in Vallarta will keep you as close to the dolphins as you ever imagined. You will immerse yourself in their world through a snorkeling mask and you will understand the greatness of the special bond between you and them. They will also pull you with a boogie board through the water. They will tenderly say hello with their fins, they will kiss you, sing for you, take you for a ride on their belly and you see them jump or play with you. The dolphins will be your pals for the rest of your life.
Meeting/pick-up point: Aquaventuras Park.
Duration: 50 minutes of interaction with dolphins and free time in the park.
Start/opening time: At 10am, 11:15am, 1:45pm and 3pm.
Medical restrictions: For safety reasons pregnant women with more than 6 months of pregnancy and children under 1 years cannot carry out the activity.
Opening days/period: Daily.
Languages: English and Spanish.
Others: Included: Inner tube, locker, snack (hamburger, fries and soda), Sea Lion and Dolphin presentation.

Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours - Dolphin Swim Experience
Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours: Come and meet some of the friendliest and most adorable creatures in the whole wide world with this enchanting dolphin adventure in Puerto Vallarta. This is more than just an action-packed experience full of fun for the family; it’s an unforgettable sensation that you will cherish long after you’ve returned home.
Touch, meet and make friends with these lovable dolphins while learning all about them and what it is that makes them so special and affectionate towards humans. There are three programmes to choose from: The Dolphin Swim Experience, The Dolphin Encounter and The Dolphin Swim Signature.
With the Dolphin Swim Experience you will spend time wading in the water with Pacific bottlenose dolphins. Chat, cuddle, play and swim with these charming and gentle creatures. You will be able to enjoy a number of things such as a belly ride and a show. You will get the chance to kiss and feed the dolphins too! This programme lasts about one hour with 30 minutes of interaction with the dolphins.
During the Dolphin Encounter you will learn all about the world of the Pacific bottlenose dolphin from the best possible teachers: the dolphins themselves. Designed with non-swimmers in mind, this programme is an ideal introduction to the anatomy, physiology and history of the ocean’s most inspiring mammals. The encounter lasts approximately 20 minutes which includes the orientation.
This Signature Swim offers the smallest group size available anywhere to swim with dolphins. You are ensured the best possible opportunity to develop a close personal bond with your dolphin as they talk and flirt with you in the comfort and safety of a specially designed pool. You will be able to enjoy a number of things such as a belly ride, a dorsal tow and a show. Make the experience even more special by feeding the dolphins and dancing with them too! You will even be able to hug and kiss the dolphins! The programme lasts an hour with 40 minutes in the water.
Start or opening time: At 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm and 4pm - depending on the activity.
Opening days/period: Daily.
Languages: English and Spanish.

Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours - Jet Ski Safari
Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours: Take this fantastic opportunity to enjoy a thrilling jet ski ride in Puerto Vallarta. You’ll discover the most beautiful spots around Puerto Vallarta from the viewpoint of the ocean, giving you a unique look at the town from a vantage point you’ve never had before! You’ll be able to travel down the coast before reaching a secluded beach where you will be given the opportunity to snorkel in the tropical waters, catching an intimate glimpse of the wildlife within the waters!
Drive your personal wave runner and challenge your skills in riding over the waves. Do this whilst looking over the hotel zone, romantic zone, downtown, Los Muertos Beach and Los Arcos National Park as you follow your guide. You’ll be led to the paradisiacal and private beach named Colomitos. The beach is perfect for snorkelling, which you’ll be able to take part in when you finish the Jet Skiing.
Once you arrive at Colomitos beach, our guides will provide the gear and instructions to involve you in an incredible underwater experience. You’ll be able to interact with the ocean world of Puerto Vallarta, swimming through an extreme variety of coloured fish and other marine creatures, living a full natural adventure in the ocean!
Once at Colomitos beach, our guides will provide the gear and instructions to involve you in an incredible underwater experience, interact with the ocean world of Puerto Vallarta, swim through an extreme variety of color fish and marine creatures and live a full nature adventure in Puerto Vallarta.
Meeting/pick-up point: Local 21 Marina del Rey, Marina Vallarta Eco Explorer Office.
Duration: 2 hours plus 30 minutes of Briefing.
Start/opening time: Monday to Saturday 9am, 11.15am, 1.30pm.
Languages: Spanish and English.

Available from 2 January 2018
Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours - Marietas Islands
Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours: Take advantage of this fantastic opportunity to explore the fascinating Marietas Islands, a group of small volcanic islands off the coast of Mexico, within the Bay of Banderas. These beautiful islands are full of treasures to behold.
During the winter season, you’ll have the opportunity to swim, snorkel and kayak in the clear waters of the Marietas Islands. You can take a dive into the tropical oceans and look under the water at the wildlife within the ocean. You can also kayak around the islands, taking in the breath-taking scenery from the surface, admiring this truly brilliant formation of volcanic islands.
However, regardless of all of the beautiful scenery and variety of activities to take part in, the real adventure in this visit to the Islands is the adrenalin rush of witnessing some of the more renowned marine wildlife in the oceans. This is a truly once in a lifetime opportunity to see humpback whales and wild dolphins in their natural habitat. Whale season in Banderas Bay runs from mid-December to the end of March, but we’re fortunate enough to see wild dolphins throughout the entire year! This is an opportunity you’re sure to never forget! This trip has something for everybody, from those interested in taking a swim in the tropical oceans, to those who want to relax on a boat and see some fantastic wildlife, it is not to be missed!
Meeting/ Pick up point: Nuevo Vallarta - Av. Paseo de las Palmas 39-A at 7.30am, Puerto Vallarta Maritime Terminal at 7.30am.
Please be at the meeting point 30 minutes before departure.
Start/opening time: Nuevo Vallarta: 7.30am, Puerto Vallarta Maritime: 7.30am.
Please call the support line to confirm your schedule 48 hours before the activity.
End or closing time: Puerto Vallarta - Maritime Terminal at 2pm, Nuevo Vallarta - Vallarta Adventure Center at approx. 1.30pm.
Opening days/period: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays.
Languages: English and Spanish.
Required documentation: For the diving activity it is necessary to have a Certificate with a minimum validity of 1 year.
Excludes: Access rate to protected area and port tax.

Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours - Outdoor Adventure
Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours: For all you thrill seekers, experiencing our Outdoor Adventure is an absolute must. An ecological rollercoaster ride fully loaded with excitement, challenges, and non-stop fun.
This exciting eco-tour brings out the wide-eyed child in all of us. With some of Mexico's highest and longest zip-lines, at almost 1,000 ft long and 250 ft high, and two thrilling waterslides, it's no wonder that many people have referred to the experience as one of the greatest adventures on earth.
Meeting/pick-up point: Nuevo Vallarta, Las Palmas 39, Downtown and Puerto Vallarta Maritime Terminal, Boulevard Francisco Medina Ascencio km 4.7.
Start/opening time: Nuevo Vallarta: 8.30am, 10.30am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm.
Maritime Terminal: 9.30am, 11.30am, 12.30pm, 1.30pm.
End/closing time: Nuevo Vallarta: 2.30pm, 4.30pm, 5.30pm, 6.30pm, 7.30pm.
Maritime Terminal: 3.30pm, 5.30pm, 6.30pm, 7.30pm.
Opening days/period: Monday to Saturday.
Languages: Spanish and English.
Medical restrictions: Wear comfortable clothing, sunscreen and bring a light sweater.
Min. Age: 10 years.
Max. Weight: 260 lbs (118Kg)
Others: Please bring a change of clothes and an extra pair of trainers or hiking boots.
Cameras are not allowed, for safety purposes. Please bring spending money for food and photos.
Customers departing from the Maritime Terminal must pay a port tax.

Available until 30 December 2017
Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours - Rythms of the night
Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours: Only accessible from the sea, Las Caletas is a tropical beach that at night is transformed into a magical paradise and provides the perfect setting for this Rhythms of the Night evening tour, which includes a cruise on the Bay of Banderas, dinner and a show of music and modern dance.
The adventure begins as you leave the marina and cruise out onto the Bay of Banderas. While the sun sinks lower over the Pacific Ocean and night falls, you enjoy a marvellous light show as the sunset provides a blaze of beautiful colours over the coast of Puerto Vallarta. Nibble on some of the delightful snacks on offer while you revel in the amazing scenery. Upon arrival at Las Caletas you will feel as if you have gone back to pagan times of mysticism and legend. Soothing music mingles with the sounds of the rainforest whilst torches light your path to the romantic dining location.
Savour a delicious dinner with drinks provided and at the end, the sound of drums will guide you to the open-air amphitheatre where you will enjoy a spectacular show that will delight the senses. Stories of ancient civilizations will be revealed through music and modern dance taking you on a mystical and magical journey. Following the show, this great evening will be brought to a close by dancing beneath the stars.
Meeting/pick-up point: Either from Nuevo Vallarta, Las Palmas 39, Downtown or from Puerto Vallarta Maritime Terminal, Boulevard Francisco Medina Ascencio km 4.5.
Duration: Approximately 5 hours.
Start/opening time: At either 5:30pm or 7pm from either meeting point.
End/closing time: At 10:30pm or midnight.
Opening days/period: Monday to Saturday.
Languages: Spanish and English.
Others: Customers departing from the Maritime Terminal have to pay a port tax.

Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours - SPECIAL OFFER - LUXURY SAILING
Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours: Seize the opportunity of a lifetime as you have the chance to go sailing around the beautiful Banderas Bay. Off the coast of Mexico, this provides the perfect sailing experience in the blue oceans and warm weather surrounding Puerto Vallarta. Feel like a million dollars as you sit back on the amazing yacht and slowly sail around the coast and surrounding ocean.
The more adventurous of you can take the opportunity to swim and snorkel in the fantastic bay and, if the weather is right, we'll stop to explore a protected and secluded cove. For those who crave some downtime though, this is the perfect day to just lie back on one of our oversized cushions and bask in the tropical rays and top up the tan! You’ll also be able to sip on an ice-cold drink and relax to the calming sounds of the ocean and the billowing sails as we cater to your every need.
Whilst on the sailing trip you may well be able to catch a glimpse of some of the marine wildlife which surrounds the coast of Mexico. From Dolphins to Manta Rays, from Sea Turtles to Humpback Whales, you could well get a sight of these magical creatures to top off an experience you’re sure to never forget! There’s definitely something for everybody with this trip, whether you’re interested in wildlife, relaxation or exploring the ocean for yourselves, something on this trip is bound to take your fancy, don’t pass up on it!
Meeting/pick-up point: Puerto Vallarta office in Marina Vallarta or Nuevo Vallarta at Vallarta Adventures' Center.
Duration: Approximately 6 hours.
Start/opening time: Marina Vallarta Center at 10am. Vallarta Adventures Center at 9:30am. Please give a call to the service support line, 48 hours in advance of your activities, in order to confirm your schedule.
End/closing time: At 4pm.
Opening days/period: Monday to Friday.
Languages: English and Spanish.
Min. Age: 10 years.
Included: Food and drink included. Others: Customers departing from the Maritime Terminal pay a port tax.

Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours - San Sebastian tour
Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours: Come to know the magical town in an informative tour of the hand of an expert guide, where we will visit the majesty of a traditional Mexican hacienda and the silver work that is done; we will make a special stop at a tequila and Raicilla distillery.
Nestled in the heart of the Sierra Madre Mountains, San Sebastian's remote location and historic appeal have made it one of Mexico's greatest getaways. Even though this little mountain enclave is not very far from Puerto Vallarta, this half-forgotten former mining town is a world away from typical resorts and ordinary tourist attractions.
San Sebastian Land Expedition begins with a 90-minute drive by air-conditioned mini-van from Puerto Vallarta to the 17th century mining town of San Sebastián. As the road weaves through the mountains, you'll enjoy fantastic scenery and typical scenes of rural Mexican life, making the journey both breath-taking and relaxing.
Nowadays, in addition to the traditional corn and cattle, local folks also cultivate coffee and agave on the mountainside. It is a joy to wander around in this very peaceful town, which has changed so little in hundreds of years. With a quaint cobblestone plaza lined by dignified white buildings, a classic Porfirian bandstand, an 18th century church dedicated to San Sebastián, and the 150 year old ''Hacienda Jalisco, '' San Sebastián is a living museum untouched by time, and an experience that is difficult to beat.
This is a unique trip and a great opportunity to see one of Mexico’s hidden gems whilst taking a relaxing trip to a quaint, small and quiet town. This is not to be passed up and is definitely an ideal trip for those who want to take in a bit of history in a lovely, calm and relaxing setting.
Meeting/ Pick up point: Nuevo Vallarta, Las Palmas 39, downtown or Puerto Vallarta Maritime Terminal, Boulevard Francisco Medina Ascencio km 4.5. Please call the support line to confirm your schedule 48 hours before the activity.
Duration: 7 hours, approx.
Start or opening time: Nuevo Vallarta at 8am. Maritime Terminal at 8:30am.
End or closing time: 3pm, approx.
Opening days/period: Monday to Friday.
Min. Age: 4 years.
Languages: Spanish and English.
Others: Customers departing from the Maritime Terminal pay a port tax.

Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours - Sea Lion Encounter, Aquaventuras Park
Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours: The sea lion discovery programme delivers a fun and educational experience of interaction with sea lions. You will learn unknown details about sea lions and also you have the opportunity to feed them, pet them and even receive a sea lion kiss.
This incredible once-in-a-lifetime experience offers you the chance of a personal encounter with a family of adorable and loving sea lions. While you swim and play with these fabulous marine creatures, you may pet, kiss and hug them while they show you how intelligent and funny they are. You will have the time of your life watching how these nimble marine dwellers carry out their daring water acrobatics and spectacular jumps. You will also have the opportunity to help their trainer give out instructions while using a special signal system. The experiences shared with your new and slippery friends will make you smile for hours. These marine mammals are silly, kind, lovable and interact well with humans which is why they are featured in many aquatic parks. The sea lion discovery programme is located within the Aquaventuras Park which is also home to 10 waterslides and a children’s pool area along with a restaurant and ice cream counter. It is worth coming here earlier to experience all the other activities and amenities available on offer.
Live the experience that will exceed all your expectations with these cute marine mammals and don’t miss out on the Sea Lion Discovery programme.
Meeting/pick-up point: Aquaventuras Park.
Duration: 20 minutes of interaction with dolphins and free time in the park.
Start/opening time: At 10am, 11:15am, 1:45pm and 3pm.
Medical restrictions: For safety reasons pregnant women with more than 6 months of pregnancy cannot carry out the activity.
Opening days/period: Daily.
Min. Age: 8 years old.
Languages: English and Spanish.
Others: Included: Inner tube, locker, snack (hamburger, fries and soda).

Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours - Sierra Madre
Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours: See the real Mexico by visiting isolated communities and rainforests of the region surrounding Vallarta. Discover the extraordinary flora and fauna of the remote rainforests at the heart of the Sierra Madre before relaxing on the beach with a delicious BBQ lunch.
This Vallarta adventure sees you travelling off the beaten track to venture to the outback of Mexico aboard an all-terrain vehicle. This exciting tour visits isolated communities and the rainforests of this little-known Mexican region. The journey of exploration takes you through scenery filled with waterfalls, forgotten villages and rugged terrain as you make your way to your destination at the heart of the Sierra Madre. After an exciting trip beyond the suburbs of Vallarta aboard the specially designed Mercedes Benz Unimog jeeps you reach a traditional Mexican home. Here your host will prepare authentic corn tortillas, beans and salsas for your enjoyment and you experience how typical Mexicans live in rural Mexico.
Explore the dense rainforest with the guidance of the specialised staff who will lead you on a walk of discovery. The experienced guides will share their passion for the unique flora and fauna concealed at the depths of the rainforest. Finally savour a tasty BBQ lunch served up on golden sands at the beach with a refreshing beverage from the open bar. Relax with your fellow guests as you digest the day’s activities over a soda, beer or tequila.
Meeting/pick-up point: Nuevo Vallarta, Las Palmas 39, downtown or Puerto Vallarta Maritime Terminal, Boulevard Francisco Medina Ascencio km 4.5.
Duration: Approx. 8 hours and 30 minutes.
Start/opening time: Nuevo Vallarta at 9:30am and Maritime Terminal at 8:30am.
End/closing time: Approx. 5pm.
Opening days/period: Monday to Friday.
Languages: Spanish, English, French and Dutch.
Medical restrictions: For safety reasons, this tour is not recommended for pregnant women or people with back problems.
Others: Customers departing from the Maritime Terminal have to pay a port tax.

Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours - Signature Swim
Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours: Come and meet some of the friendliest and most adorable creatures in the whole wide world with this enchanting dolphin adventure in Puerto Vallarta. This is more than just an action-packed experience full of fun for the family; it’s an unforgettable sensation that you will cherish long after you’ve returned home.
Touch, meet and make friends with these lovable dolphins while learning all about them and what it is that makes them so special and affectionate towards humans. There are three programmes to choose from: The Dolphin Swim Experience, The Dolphin Encounter and The Dolphin Swim Signature.
With the Dolphin Swim Experience you will spend time wading in the water with Pacific bottlenose dolphins. Chat, cuddle, play and swim with these charming and gentle creatures. You will be able to enjoy a number of things such as a belly ride and a show. You will get the chance to kiss and feed the dolphins too! This programme lasts about one hour with 30 minutes of interaction with the dolphins.
During the Dolphin Encounter you will learn all about the world of the Pacific bottlenose dolphin from the best possible teachers: the dolphins themselves. Designed with non-swimmers in mind, this programme is an ideal introduction to the anatomy, physiology and history of the ocean’s most inspiring mammals. The encounter lasts approximately 20 minutes which includes the orientation.
This Signature Swim offers the smallest group size available anywhere to swim with dolphins. You are ensured the best possible opportunity to develop a close personal bond with your dolphin as they talk and flirt with you in the comfort and safety of a specially designed pool. You will be able to enjoy a number of things such as a belly ride, a dorsal tow and a show. Make the experience even more special by feeding the dolphins and dancing with them too! You will even be able to hug and kiss the dolphins! The programme lasts an hour with 40 minutes in the water.
Start or opening time: At 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm and 4pm - depending on the activity.
Opening days/period: Daily.
Languages: English and Spanish.

Available until 31 October 2017
Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours - Special Discount Offer: Canopy River Expedition 2x1
Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours: For those who really enjoy the pleasure of being in contact with nature, we offer the most spectacular zip line tour in Puerto Vallarta. The river canopy adventure consists of 7 lines that cross a valley of ancient forests and rocky gorges.
Ziplines were originally were designed by specialised biologists to access the thickest of forests and thus reach plants that live in the treetops. Now, they offer you an adrenaline-rushed experience of the jungle. Along the way, your two trained and experienced guides point out and explain the great variety of flora and fauna around you. After a safety briefing by the guides, you will be equipped with a full body harness, pulleys and security helmet. A new world is revealed from the air as you glide smoothly through the forest. Stop on every platform for a moment to breathe fresh air while enjoying the river view below you, plus the spectacular scenery of the surrounding forest. Return to the reception area riding on mules, an extraordinary journey during which you bear witness to breathtaking views of the Sierra Madre.
Just when you think it can’t get more fun, we'll take you down the river on inflatable rafts, where you will enjoy the speed, adventure and majestic landscapes surrounding Canopy River. We will end this exciting day with a lovely ride aboard some lovely mules.
Meeting/pick-up point:
Nuevo Vallarta (Av. México #570, next to Glorieta del Tigre) at 8:50am and 11:50am.
Marina (Collage Disco) at 9:10am and 12:10pm.
Plaza Las Glorias (Fco. Medina Ascencio #1989 local H2-A) at 9:20am and 12:20pm.
Downtown (Insurgentes #379 Col. Emmiliano Zapata) at 9:40am and 12:40pm.
Duration: 5 hours (shuttle time included).
Opening days/period: Daily.
Languages: Spanish and English.
Min. Age: 12 years old.
Dress code: Light clothing and comfortable closed toed shoes.
Max. Weight: 100 kgs.
Others: We recommend to bring your insect repellent.
Cameras are not allowed during the tour for safety reasons.
You can bring extra cash for souvenirs, photos and videos.

Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours - Special Discount Offer: Extreme Adventure
Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours: This tour offers the most activities packed into one fun-filled day of adventure. Enjoy thrilling rides on a series of zip lines, including Mexico's longest and fastest, an exhilarating off road ride in a Polaris® UTV and much, much more!
Meeting/pick-up point: Nuevo Vallarta, Las Palmas 39, Downtown and Puerto Vallarta Maritime Terminal, Boulevard Francisco Medina Ascencio km 4.8.
Duration: 6 hours.
Start/opening time: From Nuevo Vallarta: at 7.30am, 8am, 9.30am and 12pm. From Maritime Terminal: at 10am, 11.30am and 1.30pm.
Opening days/period: From Sunday to Friday.
Languages: English and Spanish.
Excludes: Port tax (for those who travel from the Maritime Terminal).

Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours - Special Discount Offer: Marietas Islands
Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours: Take advantage of this fantastic opportunity to explore the fascinating Marietas Islands, a group of small volcanic islands off the coast of Mexico, within the Bay of Banderas. These beautiful islands are full of treasures to behold.
During the winter season, you’ll have the opportunity to swim, snorkel and kayak in the clear waters of the Marietas Islands. You can take a dive into the tropical oceans and look under the water at the wildlife within the ocean. You can also kayak around the islands, taking in the breath-taking scenery from the surface, admiring this truly brilliant formation of volcanic islands.
However, regardless of all of the beautiful scenery and variety of activities to take part in, the real adventure in this visit to the Islands is the adrenalin rush of witnessing some of the more renowned marine wildlife in the oceans. This is a truly once in a lifetime opportunity to see humpback whales and wild dolphins in their natural habitat. Whale season in Banderas Bay runs from mid-December to the end of March, but we’re fortunate enough to see wild dolphins throughout the entire year! This is an opportunity you’re sure to never forget! This trip has something for everybody, from those interested in taking a swim in the tropical oceans, to those who want to relax on a boat and see some fantastic wildlife, it is not to be missed!
Meeting/ Pick up point: Nuevo Vallarta - Av. Paseo de las Palmas 39-A at 7.30am, Puerto Vallarta Maritime Terminal at 7.30am.
Please be at the meeting point 30 minutes before departure.
Start/opening time: Nuevo Vallarta: 7.30am, Puerto Vallarta Maritime: 7.30am.
Please call the support line to confirm your schedule 48 hours before the activity.
End or closing time: Puerto Vallarta - Maritime Terminal at 2pm, Nuevo Vallarta - Vallarta Adventure Center at approx. 1.30pm.
Opening days/period: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays.
Languages: English and Spanish.
Required documentation: For the diving activity it is necessary to have a Certificate with a minimum validity of 1 year.
Excludes: Access rate to protected area and port tax.

Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours - Special Discount Offer: Rythms of the night
Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours: Only accessible from the sea, Las Caletas is a tropical beach that at night is transformed into a magical paradise and provides the perfect setting for this Rhythms of the Night evening tour, which includes a cruise on the Bay of Banderas, dinner and a show of music and modern dance.
The adventure begins as you leave the marina and cruise out onto the Bay of Banderas. While the sun sinks lower over the Pacific Ocean and night falls, you enjoy a marvellous light show as the sunset provides a blaze of beautiful colours over the coast of Puerto Vallarta. Nibble on some of the delightful snacks on offer while you revel in the amazing scenery. Upon arrival at Las Caletas you will feel as if you have gone back to pagan times of mysticism and legend. Soothing music mingles with the sounds of the rainforest whilst torches light your path to the romantic dining location.
Savour a delicious dinner with drinks provided and at the end, the sound of drums will guide you to the open-air amphitheatre where you will enjoy a spectacular show that will delight the senses. Stories of ancient civilizations will be revealed through music and modern dance taking you on a mystical and magical journey. Following the show, this great evening will be brought to a close by dancing beneath the stars.
Meeting/pick-up point: Either from Nuevo Vallarta, Las Palmas 39, Downtown or from Puerto Vallarta Maritime Terminal, Boulevard Francisco Medina Ascencio km 4.5.
Duration: Approximately 5 hours.
Start/opening time: At either 5:30pm or 7pm from either meeting point.
End/closing time: At 10:30pm or midnight.
Opening days/period: Monday to Saturday.
Languages: Spanish and English.
Others: Customers departing from the Maritime Terminal have to pay a port tax.

Available until 31 October 2017
Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours - Special Offer: 3 x 2 Vista Paraiso Canopy
Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours: Come with us and dare to ride our Zip Line – A 10 slid (2 ropes) double cable operation plus one suspended bridge on the back mountains of Higuera Blanca, built to the maximum safety standards which features the most amazing views of the Peninsula Punta Mita and its surroundings, this place is located in a natural tropical forest reserve.
Do not be surprised to get glimpses, among the foliage, of wild boars, deers or even the beautiful Guacamaya parrots.
Duration: 2 hours.
Start/opening time: 9am/ 12pm/ 3pm
End/closing time: 11:30am/ 2:30pm/ 5:30pm.
Opening days/period: Monday to Sunday.
Languages: Spanish and English.
Medical restrictions: For safety reasons, expecting mothers, persons with back or neck, heart, balance or dizziness conditions restricted.
Min. Age: 10 years.
Min. Height: 4ft (1.20mts).
Others: Please wear comfortable clothes, sunscreen, tennis o hiking shoes. Cameras not allowed for safety. Bring extra cash for meals and photos. Bug spray (preferrably organic)

Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours - Trainer For a Day
Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours: If you love dolphins, or have ever thought about being a dolphin trainer, the adventure of a lifetime awaits you in Puerto Vallarta Mexico! Developed for people who want to learn more about training marine mammals, our Trainer for a Day program gives you the chance to spend an exciting day working beside our dolphin trainers at our dolphin centre.
Part of the team: As an active member of our team of marine mammal experts, you'll be in close contact with our family of Pacific Bottlenose dolphins - both in the pool and poolside - throughout the day.
Learn feeding and behavioural training techniques: From feeding and behavioural training techniques to participating in the Dolphin Encounter and Swim with Dolphin programs, you'll learn the basic skills of caring for and training dolphins as you assist our trainers in every aspect of their work.
Behind the scenes: By actively participating in the daily efforts that are involved in the training and care of our dolphins, you'll get a closer look at the fascinating world of marine professionals. To ensure you enjoy an up-close and personal experience with our dolphins, our Trainer for a Day Programs are limited - so reserve a fun-filled, sun-filled, one-of-a-kind adventure for yourself or someone you love TODAY!
Meeting/pick-up point: Puerto Vallarta office in Marina Vallarta or Nuevo Vallarta at Vallarta Adventures' Center.
Duration: Approximately 7 hours.
Start/opening time: At 9:30am.
Opening days/period: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.
Languages: Spanish and English.
Others: Please be at the meeting point 30 minutes before the activity start time.

Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours - Yelapa-Majahuitas
Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours: Revel in relaxing times on the beach and on the water on this day trip Yelapa villages and Majahuitas beach. Sailing on your luxury catamaran with your down-to earth and friendly crew you can enjoy kayaking, snorkelling and swimming in hidden coves of the stunning Banderas Bay.
Spend the morning in the remote and peaceful cove of Majahuitas. Snorkelling and kayaking are a must here with the beautiful crystal clear emerald waters fringed with reefs just waiting to be explored. Kick back on the beach under the shade of a palm tree and think how lucky you are. This is the idyllic tropical beach paradise of your dreams. Tuck into a beautiful lunch aboard the luxurious catamaran and then head towards the charming, traditional fishing village of Yelapa. Nestled in its own natural cove, this tiny enclave is also free of any roads making it one of the few remaining untouched coastal villages. Hike through the jungle to the Cola de Caballo waterfalls and go for a swim in its refreshing waters that vary in flow throughout the year. Kick-back and bury your toes in the sand of Yelapa's expansive beach and be struck by the idyllic beauty of this tropical paradise.
As you cruise back to Puerta Vallarta with an open bar and on board fiesta, wrap up a perfect day with some great music and dancing and unforgettable entertainment from the Vallarta Adventure crew - and some guests too, of course!
Meeting/pick-up point: Nuevo Vallarta, Las Palmas 39, Downtown, and Puerto Vallarta Terminal Marítima, Boulevard Francisco Medina Ascencio km 4.5.
Start/opening time: Nuevo Vallarta at 8am, Terminal Maritima at 8:30am.
End/closing time: At approximately 3pm.
Languages: English and Spanish.
Others: Customers departing from the Maritime Terminal have to pay a port fee.

Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours - Zip Line Adventure
Puerto Vallarta Excursions & Tours: Come with us and dare to ride our Zip Line – A 10 slid (2 ropes) double cable operation plus one suspended bridge on the back mountains of Higuera Blanca, built to the maximum safety standards which features the most amazing views of the Peninsula Punta Mita and its surroundings, this place is located in a natural tropical forest reserve.
Do not be surprised to get glimpses, among the foliage, of wild boars, deers or even the beautiful Guacamaya parrots.
Duration: 2 hours.
Start/opening time: 9am/ 12pm/ 3pm
End/closing time: 11:30am/ 2:30pm/ 5:30pm.
Opening days/period: Monday to Sunday.
Languages: Spanish and English.
Medical restrictions: For safety reasons, expecting mothers, persons with back or neck, heart, balance or dizziness conditions restricted.
Min. Age: 10 years.
Min. Height: 4ft (1.20mts).
Others: Please wear comfortable clothes, sunscreen, tennis o hiking shoes. Cameras not allowed for safety. Bring extra cash for meals and photos. Bug spray (preferrably organic)

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