Things to do in Puerto Vallarta

Wondering what things to do in Puerto Vallarta? We can tell you that this premium tourist destination has so much to offer, including an opportunity to immerse yourself in its culture and traditions. Discover how wonderful people and incredible experiences make this resort town so unique.

  • Puerto Vallarta is a popular destination for romance, where many couples choose to celebrate weddings and engagements. Bachelor parties, honeymoons or romantic trips for two are all common bookings here. From themed weddings to a couples day trip to Playa del Amor, Vallarta was made for love.
  • If relaxation is your thing, Vallarta has world-class spas and holistic centers that combine ancient traditions and the most advanced techniques for a special wellness experience.
  • The culinary scene in Puerto Vallarta is world-renowned and extremely diverse. Gastronomic events are held every year, in which local chefs and international guests offer up their best dishes to hungry visitors.
  • Visit iconic beaches. Whether you undertake a tour on your own or book through a tour operator, this destination has beautiful beaches, without  a doubt. With beaches such as Mismaloya, Las Ánimas, Majahuita, Yelapa or Colomitos, to name just a few, you’ll have a stunning ocean view every day of your vacation. Water sports such as diving, snorkeling, boating, and kayaking are all available. Of course, you can always just relax while watching the waves. Let’s not forget the impressive whale watching or the turtle release programs that take place each year.
  • Are you up for adventure? The thick vegetation of the Sierra Madres and its rivers provide the opportunity to experience adventure tourism. All kinds of activities are available, including hiking, rappelling, ziplining, horseback riding, ATV trekking, mountain biking and skydiving. Don’t forget to stop by the renowned Botanical Garden to discover the spectacular local flora and fauna.
  • Enjoy local culture and nightlife. When you visit Puerto Vallarta, it is essential that you visit the Malecón and its striking sculptures. Also on the must-do list is the Romantic Zone with its cafes, galleries, sophisticated restaurants and  vibrant nightlife in cosmopolitan bars. Take a picturesque walk through its cobbled street while admiring the colorful facades.
  • The pier in Marina Vallarta is another important point to visit. In addition to the boats and yachts that are housed there, you will find luxury hotels, boutiques and the famous Vallarta Lighthouse.
  • Shopping for souvenirs can be a real treat at the Municipal Market. The Cultural Tianguis and the Art and Market Marina Vallarta are also ideal. There you will find local organic products, beautiful handicrafts, jewelry and food.

As you can see, there are plenty of things to do in Puerto Vallarta. Take your time to decide and be assured that this destination will provide you with the warmest and loveliest memories.

Get in touch with Airgo. We have private transportation service from the Puerto Vallarta Airport to your vacation stay. We also have a private tour service that can accommodate your schedule and needs. Call us and schedule your trip or private tour.

The 5 best tours in Puerto Vallarta

Puerto Vallarta, The Friendliest City in the World, welcomes tourists, adventurers, couples, families, friends and, in general, all visitors who want to experience memorable moments in the pearl of the Pacific.

The inspiring landscape of the Sierra Madres combined with beautiful rivers, colorful beaches, pleasant climate, and spectacular wildlife makes Vallarta a premium tourist destination.

When you come to Puerto Vallarta, you can be sure that you will have an unforgettable travel experience; so much so that you’ll definitely want to come back for more. There are tours for every time of day and location; where it be on the beach, in the city or in the mountains. Depending on what kind of activities catch your interest, you’ll have a wide variety to choose from. Here are the 5 best tours in Puerto Vallarta so you can plan your itinerary and have the best time ever.

  • Morning beach tour: This tour begins in the morning and finishes in the afternoon. Departing from the maritime terminal, this tour consists of a hike around the bay, where you’ll encounter magnificent species such as dolphins, fish, whales, and turtles. You’ll make a stop at Los Arcos National Park and then visit the beaches of Las Ánimas, Playa Caballo and Quimixto. There you’ll admire a refreshing waterfall. Throughout the tour you can snorkel, kayak or simply lay back and admire the landscape.
  • Tours to communities: Enjoy a tour to Yelapa, a fishing community where you can learn more about their customs and way of life.
  • Island Tours: This is an early morning tour that takes you to the lovely Marietas Islands. This is one of the most popular tours, thanks to its impressive ecosystem. You’ll have an exciting adventure as you travel out by catamaran and practice your diving skills. Looking to have a romantic moment with your significant other? There’s nothing better than the famous Playa del amor.
  • Land tours: Do you love the mountains? Take a tour to the lush landscape of the western Sierra Madres. You’ll be able to zip-line, rappel, or cross suspension bridges. ATV tours are available here, which makes it easy to check out the picturesque rivers and wildlife of the area. Finally, you’ll be able to make a stop at a local tequila factory for a tasting.
  • City tours: This tour can be done in the evening to take part in Puerto Vallarta’s vibrant nightlife. Generally, it leaves from your hotel and from there you can visit all of the main tourist hotspots such as Vallarta’s Ocean walk called the Malecón. Other must-see sites are the cathedral, Los Arcos, the central plaza, and the municipal market. You can’t miss some of Vallarta’s famous movie film locations as well. While you’re at it, you must take a food tour and sample the delicious fare in Vallarta’s internationally renowned restaurants.

As you can see, there is a lot to do while you’re in Puerto Vallarta. This colorful tourist destination caters to the interests of every traveler. Set up your itinerary and come to relax and enjoy an authentic tropical paradise.

Airgo offers you private, safe airport transfer service. We also offer of private tours to the destinations you choose in Puerto Vallarta.

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