If you have never been to Puerto Vallarta
before, this little tour is a nice
introduction to some of the sights.
While Puerto Vallarta is not a historical
hub so to speak, our city sightseeing tour
will give you a quick overview of what
Puerto Vallarta looks like, a chance for a
little bit of shopping, some very nice
tropical scenery, and a taste of the local
We'll start out on the north side of Puerto
Vallarta and work our way south with a drive
down the famous boardwalk, or malecon,
and get a look at some of the many statues
lining the water, such as the whale statue
and the sea horse statue, popular photo
opportunities. We'll visit the main
points of interest such as El Palacio
Municipal (City Hall), the main plaza and
other city landmarks, such as the Iglesia de
Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe (the Church of
Our Lady of Guadalupe), Gringo Gulch,
and the flea market area. You'll have
some time for shopping on this part of the
tour as well.
Leaving Vallarta, we continue south along
the Bay and up to the residential zone of
Conchas Chinas, and then we stop for a photo
op to enjoy the wonderful view overlooking
Los Arcos and the town of Mismaloya, famous
for the filming of "The Night of the
Iguana" starring Richard Burton.
Here you can also browse a selection of
Stop at a tequila factory, where you will
learn about the process by which tequila is
made, how to drink tequila like a Mexican,
and will have a chance to taste different
varieties you never knew existed like
flavored tequilas, for example.
We continue high into the subtropical rain
forest of the Sierra Madre, where we'll stop
at a beautiful riverside restaurant where
you can order lunch from the menu, or a
drink from the bar, and take photographs
next to the beautiful waterfalls.
Yes! This tour makes a great shore
Runs: Daily from 10:00 AM
to 4:30 PM. Exact pick-up time will vary depending on your
hotel, but will be specified on your ticket. Cruise
passengers will be back at the marina at around 5pm.
Duration: Approximately 6.5 Hours.
Includes: Air-Conditioned Bus
Transportation, Pickup and Dropoff at Your
Hotel, Bilingual Guide, Tequila Tastings.
- Camera and/or Video Camera
- Comfortable Walking Shoes
- Insect Repellent
- Money for Shopping and Lunch (if you
Departs From: Your hotel front
door (in most cases) or for cruise
passengers, a meeting location near the
Kids: All ages welcome. Kids
4 to 11 pay half price. Kids under 4 are
CITY AND TROPICAL TOUR (ADULTS)
tours are open to everyone - no matter what country
you're from, hotel guests, cruise ship passengers,
residents, everyone! All prices are in U.S.
Dollars and include all taxes.
CITY AND TROPICAL TOUR (KIDS 4-11)
Free Discount Card with your reservation!