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Unique things to do in Puerto Vallarta

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⭐Food Tour with a Local Foodie⭐
Do this as early on your stay as possible, trust me, it´ll help you get acquainted with the culture, food and neighborhood. You will walk away from the touristy area to immerse yourself in the local culture. Visit family owned hidden food gems, meet gracious artisans at their shops, & more. Learn about: ◆ taco culture & salsas ◆ how to choose taco stands on your own ◆ fun cultural and historic facts This is a complete, affordable, and unique experience in town, designed having in mind what curious travelers are looking for. _______ ◆ All food and fruit drinks presented are included ◆ Gluten free options available ◆ No vegan, vegetarian or pescatarian options ________ Two different times with different routes ________ ★ More tours, times & special offers www.foodandphototours.com PROMO CODES available on: ★ Instagram: VALLARTA LOCAL® food tours ★ Facebook: VALLARTA LOCAL® Food Tours and Tequila Tastings __________ ◆ Please consider booking a private tour if someone in your party has serious mobility difficulties. Be mindful of other travelers coming on tour. ◆ The tour takes place rain or shine ◆ Arrive 10 min in advance ◆ An automated email with important information is sent after you book, please read it. ◆ Before you book and pay, see the cancellation details, find it on the Experience page under Things to know, and during the booking process.
"The Arches" Snorkel Photoshoot
Live this adventure in the Pacific and feel like a true local ... Join me to explore Los arcos de Mismaloya in a truly authentic and personalized way, with enough time in the water to discover all the beauty that this place has to offer. Get ready to learn new techniques to snorkel, dive and pose in the water to get spectacular photos. YOU DON'T KNOW TO SWIM ... Don't worry, I have floating devices, and I will be by your side all the time giving you the confidence so that you feel safe and relaxed, you will see that after some advice and exercises you will feel like a whole fish . We start with a 15-minute trip by truck where we will enjoy spectacular views of the Bahia de Banderas until we reach the viewpoint of Los Arcos, from there we will walk a couple of minutes along the road until we reach the hidden entrance of a beach that hides an impressive landscape little known even by local people. We will gently enter the water, explore the caves and tunnels of the islands, swim slowly in search of the most colorful fish, elegant manta rays and friendly turtles that inhabit the area, all this while capturing the best moments with my submersible camera (you can check my work on instagram @Adrenalyn_junkies) Don't think twice and book now ... !! it will be a pleasure to be your guide
Make churros in a magical kitchen with a chef
We work with cruise ship guest to fit your time on port and get a full refund if your ship cancels your stop. PLEASE ASK YOUR HOST ABOUT SPECIAL DIETS WHEN YOU BOOK YOUR SPACE. GLUTEN, BUTTER, AND EGGS ARE USED IN THIS RECIPE. We'll learn to make the basic dough for churros, talk about the history behind Mexican pastry making and enjoy our churros with Mexican hot Chocolate. This is a perfect activity for groups and families on a rainy day and you go home with a recipe to follow and glorious churros. I´m very flexible with times and my other tours. Other things to note WAITING TIME is 15 minutes for regular classes, 20 minutes for private classes, after that the reservation is considered a no show. To protect ingredient freshness and kitchen safety, I set up our kitchen right before you arrive. Because of that, doors open 10 minutes before your experience starts.
⭐Go off the beaten path with a Foodie⭐
Rub shoulders with the LOCALS. All food & fruit drinks included. Visit family-run joints that have passed down recipes from generation to generation, some spots make only one very well executed dish. Intimacy is key, only 6 guests at a time. We accept more guests for private tours only. Witness the daily life of ¨another face¨ of Mexico at a working class neighborhood while indulging in authentic Mexican food and drinks. Every bite will be spiced up with stories dear to Mexican hearts. Expect this area called PITILLAL to be different to the touristy areas of Puerto Vallarta. Experience the the real deal like a local. Do not miss out on seeing another side of Mexico while tasting finger licking authentic Mexican tastes by the hand of a local foodie at outdoor or semi-outdoor family run dinners. --- TWO DIFFERENT ROUTES: MORNING / 10am Popular breakfast and brunch dishes loved by locals AFTERNOON / 5pm Comfort food, dishes cooked for celebrations, and regional hangover cures --- No vegan/vegetarian/pescatarian choices Uber from Zona Romantica to Pitillal: $5-6 USD -- PROMO CODES available on: Insta gram & Face book: VALLARTA LOCAL® food tours -- An automated email with important information is sent after you book, please read it! Before you book and pay, see the cancellation details, find it on the Experience page under 'Things to know'.
Bioluminescent experience to los arcos marine park
For your experience, we will meet at the entrance of Mismaloya Beach, seven-miles south of Puerto Vallarta. First we will introduce you to the water with an introductory safety lesson on your preferred equipment (single kayak or double kayak) Then we'll hop on our kayaks and paddle about 20-30 minutes from Mismaloya Beach to Los Arcos Marine Park. Imagine gazing over the Pacific ocean as golden light reflects back onto the rocky cliff faces of Los Arcos National Marine Park. Thousands of endemic birds who have nested there suddenly take flight and circle high into the sky above you. We share information and stories of this magical place you are visiting, as well as fresh water and an energy bar for nourishment. Before dawn or after sunset, you'll look down from the star filled sky to see that the waters have come alive—you’ve been gifted a chance to observe bioluminescent waters around the sea caves and grottos of Los Arcos. Once we've wrapped up our time at the park, we'll make our way back to shore. This Bioluminescent eco-experience is a once-in-a-lifetime experience not to be missed. Please note: the different times on the experiences offer the best time to observe the bioluminescence. WE OFFER A SUNRISE & SUNSET SESSION EVERY DAY—IF IT DOES NOT APPEAR AVAILABLE, MESSAGE ME TO CHECK!

Dive into local beach life

Natural Route, Hiking, Snorkeling and Boat Ride
Discover Puerto Vallarta with our exciting hiking and snorkeling adventure. Perfect for couples, families and groups of friends. If you are traveling solo, ask for availability! We will start our morning by city bus from Puerto Vallarta towards Boca de Tomatlán, where we will continue our journey. We will hike approximately 2 hours along the coast and the jungle visiting Playa Colomitos, Playa Madagascar and Playa Las Ánimas. During the tour, we will share knowledge about local flora, fauna and culture. At Playa Colomitos, we stop for snorkeling with tropical fish (optional activity) . The trail varies by season: July to January, the jungle is green and shaded; from February to June, it is dry and sunny. In Playa Las Ánimas, we'll have the chance to stop at a local restaurant where you can enjoy the delicious seafood (Consumption not included) offered in this region. From there, we'll return by boat at no additional cost Other highlights: - We will cross the Jungle, wear comfortable and light clothes as well as footwear suitable for hiking. -We have a little first aid kit, but be sure to bring your medication if needed. - Snacks, city bus, boat and snorkeling gear are included.
stand up paddle and snorkel in los arcos
we drive about 20 min south side of puerto vallarta to mismaloya beach,where we will make a brief lesson before go to the water,we paddle around 20 min to get to our national park Los arcos, where we will paddle through some beautiful caves .then do snorkeling in crystal clear waters full of fish. Other things to note The tour lasts about 3 hours we will paddle a distance of about 3 km you dont need experience but you have to know how to swim we have a place where you can leave their belongings.
Epic Coastline Hike to Colomitos & Las Animas
Enjoy a magical coastline hike starting from the charming fishermen town of Boca de Tomatlan to the isolated town of Las Animas, crossing several hidden beaches such as Colomitos, Madagascar, La Troza, Maraikas and El Caballo, all of them gorgeous beaches that few people know. Along the way, we will cross 5 km of tropical jungle where we might watch a variety of birds, crabs and iguanas. If we are really lucky, we might watch a stingray, a sea turtle or a whale at the sea. Swim and enjoy Colomitos and amaze yourself with a huge variety of natural landscapes while we take you some pics with our Rebel T6 Camera. Plus we can bring some Snorkeling gear (available upon request only) Enjoy a delicious breakfast from Elforoteo (My brothers' Cafe) and a Mexican Cinnamon Coffee, a cocktail or a beer at one of Las Animas' sea restaurants. You might enjoy sea food there too (optional) or have another swim. We will return back in an aquataxi back to Boca de Tomatlan. Follow us on IG, Tw or FB @ AlalibrePV! Or follow my personal account on IG, Tw, FB & Tktok at @ iandalon
I’ll be your personal photographer in PV
I will shoot you an amazing portafolio, I will take you different photos on different locations and if you give me the opportunity I will shoot you *video also if you want too we can add *drone video all in 4K and drone photography (*video has an extra cost, the same as the drone photography or drone video) tell me what you want, so I can quote you on this. This experience includes editing of photos and if you pay the extra for video it will include the edit of the video too. Other things to note: This is going to be a great opportunity for you to look amazing. So you can have several changes of clothes. Please be comfortable. Also you can pick any hour, by default I can only put one hour and at 8am is perfect for golden hour. But choose any time.
⭐Jungle Waterfall Hike Beach Town⭐
**TOUR AVAILABLE DAILY at 8:30am** (6 Hour Tour) message me: dez @ mydeztination .com or use PV2024 on my site for a 10 percent discount Details: - Visit a tropical fishing village - Hike the moderately difficult jungle/coastline trail [1.5 hours] - Visit the hidden waterfall during rainy season - Swim at the Hidden beach (fresh fruit or coco frio available for purchase) - Pass through Mariakas beach & yacht club (fresh mango & strawberry margaritas available for purchase) - See the exotic Playa de los caballos (the beach of the horses) + 3 other amazing secluded beaches - Final destination --> Hidden Beach town only accessible by hike or boat - Lunch and drinks available for purchase - Live performers, mariachis & banda - Photos with Iguana - Swimming & water activities - Return by water taxi then bus to Puerto Vallarta (Late return up to 6pm available) - Whale watching (seasonal) on water taxi - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Message me: Ig: mydeztination dez @ mydeztination. com See more photos + videos of this experience: Search "My Deztination" on the web and check out my blog! - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - **This is a moderte-difficult hike and can be physically challenging with some stairs, rocks and beaches to climb over. Great for families Great for all ages Great for groups Great for teams Great for team building

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Natural Reserve 'Los Arcos Islands' by Boat & Snorkel
We meet in the old center of Puerto Vallarta and we take a public bus to Mismaloya, a beautiful town 25 minutes south from Vallarta. At the beach we embark the boat to start our journey to ​​Los Arcos: 5 beautiful islands in a protected natural area and a sanctuary for birds! In the incredible caves we will learn about the fauna of the natural reserve, among others the great variety of birds who nest on the islands. Afterwards, the captain will take us to a special and safe area where we can snorkel and learn about the great variety of marine fauna that inhabits the coral. Before returning to Vallarta we take you to an iconic place in the history of the city. *Note that some days the visibility and currents in the water can vary and may affect the amount of fish we can spot.
Hidden Beaches Hike, Colomitos & Snorkel
In this hike we will explore different hidden beaches following a Beach/Jungle trail ABOUT: We meet in Zona Romantica, old center of Puerto Vallarta. Here we take an urban transport just like the locals do! After a pleasant 25 min ride along the coast we get off at a picturesque fisher town. Here we will start our hike following the riverbank and the sea. From there we start our ascent in the tropical forest with some amazing views! After a short hike trough the jungle we descend to our first destination: Colomitos Beach, officially the smallest beach in Mexico! After a rest and pictures we continue our path and leave the many tourist behind us to explore more hidden beaches. Here we have the opportunity to swim alone and feel in paradise. If the sea is calm, we will visit a secret place where to snorkel and observe a great diversity of fish! After this refreshing break we'll continue to our final destination and last beach: 'Playa las animas'. Here we have the option to have an incredible local seafood plate. (Not included) Last but not least we take the boat back to the fishertown where we started the hike. Here we will see the bay from a total different perspective! *PLEASE READ* Minimum age: 10 years/maximum age: 60 years Distance: 3.4 km/2.1 miles Elevation 110 m / 350 ft Level: moderate This hike is for people with a normal physical condition
Explore the Marine Park 'Los Arcos' by boat & Snorkel
Join me on this extraordinary adventure to explore the Marine Park 'Los Arcos of Mismaloya' 1. Your experience begins in Zona Romantica, from here we will take the bus for about 25min to Mismaloya, a charming fishing village. 2. Already on Mismaloya beach we will board my boat, which will take us to 'Los Arcos' Marine Park. 3. Here we will explore the islands and their amazing 'arches', snorkel in a natural aquarium, and much more! Discover the amazing wildlife and breathtaking rock formations, capture unique photos and videos, and create unforgettable memories. 4. On our way back from Los Arcos, we will stop at the ruins of 'The Night of the Iguana,' a place that made Puerto Vallarta famous as a tourist destination. 5. After the tour we will disembark in Mismaloya again. Here, you can choose to relax at a pleasant beachside restaurant or return to Vallarta. At Los Arcos, you will see hundreds of birds, tropical fish, manta rays, octopuses, turtles, dolphins, whales, and more! I guarantee you'll love it! Notes: Environmental and marine conditions may not always be the same. In the same way, the local wildlife can vary with the season. If you're looking for a personalized tour don't hesitate to let me know! IG: @puravidavallarta
Tequila & Raicilla Tasting by Noble Corazon
You will be guided through 7+ types of Tequila, Blanco, reposado, extra añejo and a variety of tequila liquors. You will be able to taste, smell and learn the history and process of Mexico´s ancient spirits. Where does its name come from, the proper way of drinking it and how to know the difference of a good quality Tequila and a regular one in a fun and entertaining way.
⭐ Horseback Riding & Tequila Tasting
Did i forget to mention the UNLIMITED Margaritas? Bring your SWIMSUIT for the swimming pool (if river conditions permit, you may enjoy a short swim with your horse). Your guide will take photos of you along the way with your camera if you wish. We will head to Hacienda Dona Engracia about a 25 min drive from our meeting point. There, we will match you with a horse that suits best your ability. Immerse yourself in the tranquility of the countryside and its beauty riding along the Mascota river viewing local scenery and vegetation. After riding, we will arrive at La Dulce Vista, where you will taste our own Artisanal Boutique Tequila (Blanco, Reposado & Anejo) and our premium Pink Tequila, which are made in small batches in the city of Tequila. Afterward, you will satisfy your appetite with a traditional Mexican Lunch! (vegetarian/vegan/pescatarian options) and ride back to the Hacienda. NOTE: *If you're are over 220lbs/100kg and your height is under 5'5'' let us know before booking *If you are over 220lbs/100kg and your height is over 5'6'' you're ok to book *Minimum age to ride: 8 years old

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Natural Reserve 'Los Arcos Islands' by Boat & Snorkel
We meet in the old center of Puerto Vallarta and we take a public bus to Mismaloya, a beautiful town 25 minutes south from Vallarta. At the beach we embark the boat to start our journey to ​​Los Arcos: 5 beautiful islands in a protected natural area and a sanctuary for birds! In the incredible caves we will learn about the fauna of the natural reserve, among others the great variety of birds who nest on the islands. Afterwards, the captain will take us to a special and safe area where we can snorkel and learn about the great variety of marine fauna that inhabits the coral. Before returning to Vallarta we take you to an iconic place in the history of the city. *Note that some days the visibility and currents in the water can vary and may affect the amount of fish we can spot.
Hidden Beaches Hike, Colomitos & Snorkel
In this hike we will explore different hidden beaches following a Beach/Jungle trail ABOUT: We meet in Zona Romantica, old center of Puerto Vallarta. Here we take an urban transport just like the locals do! After a pleasant 25 min ride along the coast we get off at a picturesque fisher town. Here we will start our hike following the riverbank and the sea. From there we start our ascent in the tropical forest with some amazing views! After a short hike trough the jungle we descend to our first destination: Colomitos Beach, officially the smallest beach in Mexico! After a rest and pictures we continue our path and leave the many tourist behind us to explore more hidden beaches. Here we have the opportunity to swim alone and feel in paradise. If the sea is calm, we will visit a secret place where to snorkel and observe a great diversity of fish! After this refreshing break we'll continue to our final destination and last beach: 'Playa las animas'. Here we have the option to have an incredible local seafood plate. (Not included) Last but not least we take the boat back to the fishertown where we started the hike. Here we will see the bay from a total different perspective! *PLEASE READ* Minimum age: 10 years/maximum age: 60 years Distance: 3.4 km/2.1 miles Elevation 110 m / 350 ft Level: moderate This hike is for people with a normal physical condition
Six Hidden Beaches Hike
Explore 6 hidden beaches in this incredible hike by the jungle and the beach ABOUT THE HIKE: 9:30am - We’ll meet at the Romantic Zone where we’ll take a sweet ride on the city bus just like the locals do. It’s a 25 min ride along the coast, where you’ll get to see most of the southern beaches of PV. 10:am - After the ride, we’ll get to Boca, a small fishing town where we’ll start our adventure/hike. 10am to 10:30am - We’ll beggin the hike between the beach and mountain, stop at a look out point to take great pictures and then continue to the smallest beach in México (my favorite spot). 10:30am to 11am - Refreshing swim at the second beach 11am to 12:30pm - Hike to the remaining 4 beaches, take more pictures, swim and learn more about the area 12:30pm - 1:30pm - Stop to relax, buy fresh fruit and coconuts at the fifth beach 1:30pm-2:30pm Lunch at the last beach Las Animas where you’ll get to try great seafood like you haven’t tried in PV yet (the food is not included). 2:30pm to 3:30pm - We’ll make our way back by boat, you’ll see the bay from a different perspective. Once we get to the pier, we’ll take the city bus back to PV. *PLEASE READ* These hike is 2.6 miles although it is labeled as Moderately Strenuous hike, it will generally be challenging for an unconditioned person so please be aware before booking.
Explore the Marine Park 'Los Arcos' by boat & Snorkel
Join me on this extraordinary adventure to explore the Marine Park 'Los Arcos of Mismaloya' 1. Your experience begins in Zona Romantica, from here we will take the bus for about 25min to Mismaloya, a charming fishing village. 2. Already on Mismaloya beach we will board my boat, which will take us to 'Los Arcos' Marine Park. 3. Here we will explore the islands and their amazing 'arches', snorkel in a natural aquarium, and much more! Discover the amazing wildlife and breathtaking rock formations, capture unique photos and videos, and create unforgettable memories. 4. On our way back from Los Arcos, we will stop at the ruins of 'The Night of the Iguana,' a place that made Puerto Vallarta famous as a tourist destination. 5. After the tour we will disembark in Mismaloya again. Here, you can choose to relax at a pleasant beachside restaurant or return to Vallarta. At Los Arcos, you will see hundreds of birds, tropical fish, manta rays, octopuses, turtles, dolphins, whales, and more! I guarantee you'll love it! Notes: Environmental and marine conditions may not always be the same. In the same way, the local wildlife can vary with the season. If you're looking for a personalized tour don't hesitate to let me know! IG: @puravidavallarta
⭐Food Tour with a Local Foodie⭐
Do this as early on your stay as possible, trust me, it´ll help you get acquainted with the culture, food and neighborhood. You will walk away from the touristy area to immerse yourself in the local culture. Visit family owned hidden food gems, meet gracious artisans at their shops, & more. Learn about: ◆ taco culture & salsas ◆ how to choose taco stands on your own ◆ fun cultural and historic facts This is a complete, affordable, and unique experience in town, designed having in mind what curious travelers are looking for. _______ ◆ All food and fruit drinks presented are included ◆ Gluten free options available ◆ No vegan, vegetarian or pescatarian options ________ Two different times with different routes ________ ★ More tours, times & special offers www.foodandphototours.com PROMO CODES available on: ★ Instagram: VALLARTA LOCAL® food tours ★ Facebook: VALLARTA LOCAL® Food Tours and Tequila Tastings __________ ◆ Please consider booking a private tour if someone in your party has serious mobility difficulties. Be mindful of other travelers coming on tour. ◆ The tour takes place rain or shine ◆ Arrive 10 min in advance ◆ An automated email with important information is sent after you book, please read it. ◆ Before you book and pay, see the cancellation details, find it on the Experience page under Things to know, and during the booking process.

Things to do near Marbella

The Street-An Evening Taco Adventure Tour
For Street Foodies And Taco Lovers! Some Of The Best Food In Vallarta Is Only Served At Night. There is always something exciting to do in Vallarta but our city really comes alive at night. Save your appetite because this evening food tour takes you to the street food stands that are only open late in the day. This 3.5-hour guided food tour kicks off in the heart of downtown Vallarta. Come hungry as we will walk a little over 1 mile and take a quick 10-minute bus ride to dine at 8 authentic restaurants and street food stands. Tacos include carne asada, al pastor, seafood, marlin and cabeza. Also include is regional tasting of agave spirit Racilla!
⭐ Horseback Riding & Tequila Tasting
Did i forget to mention the UNLIMITED Margaritas? Bring your SWIMSUIT for the swimming pool (if river conditions permit, you may enjoy a short swim with your horse). Your guide will take photos of you along the way with your camera if you wish. We will head to Hacienda Dona Engracia about a 25 min drive from our meeting point. There, we will match you with a horse that suits best your ability. Immerse yourself in the tranquility of the countryside and its beauty riding along the Mascota river viewing local scenery and vegetation. After riding, we will arrive at La Dulce Vista, where you will taste our own Artisanal Boutique Tequila (Blanco, Reposado & Anejo) and our premium Pink Tequila, which are made in small batches in the city of Tequila. Afterward, you will satisfy your appetite with a traditional Mexican Lunch! (vegetarian/vegan/pescatarian options) and ride back to the Hacienda. NOTE: *If you're are over 220lbs/100kg and your height is under 5'5'' let us know before booking *If you are over 220lbs/100kg and your height is over 5'6'' you're ok to book *Minimum age to ride: 8 years old
Turtle Release - Visit Turtle Camp
TURTLE RELEASE HIGH SEASON: JULY-JANUARY (every day) TURTLE release LOW SEASON: JANUARY-JUNE(every 2-3 days) **THE DAYS POSTED ARE THE DAYS THAT POSSIBLY WILL bring TURTLES What we will do: 1. After meeting we started a walk of approximately 20 minutes along the beach to get to the campsite 2. You will receive an informative talk about the sea turtle conservation program in Puerto Vallarta. 3. We will be conducting a search and collection of turtle eggs supervised by trained biologists (activity using artificial materials) 4. We will take a tour of the camp facilities while explaining how each area works. 5. We will end with the release of baby turtles to the ocean while we watch a beautiful sunset. *REMEMBER THIS EXPERIENCE IS OF ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION SO YOU WILL MAINLY COME TO LEARN ABOUT SEA TURTLE CONSERVATION.
Tequila & Raicilla Tasting by Noble Corazon
You will be guided through 7+ types of Tequila, Blanco, reposado, extra añejo and a variety of tequila liquors. You will be able to taste, smell and learn the history and process of Mexico´s ancient spirits. Where does its name come from, the proper way of drinking it and how to know the difference of a good quality Tequila and a regular one in a fun and entertaining way.
"The Arches" Snorkel Photoshoot
Live this adventure in the Pacific and feel like a true local ... Join me to explore Los arcos de Mismaloya in a truly authentic and personalized way, with enough time in the water to discover all the beauty that this place has to offer. Get ready to learn new techniques to snorkel, dive and pose in the water to get spectacular photos. YOU DON'T KNOW TO SWIM ... Don't worry, I have floating devices, and I will be by your side all the time giving you the confidence so that you feel safe and relaxed, you will see that after some advice and exercises you will feel like a whole fish . We start with a 15-minute trip by truck where we will enjoy spectacular views of the Bahia de Banderas until we reach the viewpoint of Los Arcos, from there we will walk a couple of minutes along the road until we reach the hidden entrance of a beach that hides an impressive landscape little known even by local people. We will gently enter the water, explore the caves and tunnels of the islands, swim slowly in search of the most colorful fish, elegant manta rays and friendly turtles that inhabit the area, all this while capturing the best moments with my submersible camera (you can check my work on instagram @Adrenalyn_junkies) Don't think twice and book now ... !! it will be a pleasure to be your guide

Things to do near Villa Las Flores

Live spiritual rebirth in Temazcal swet lodge
The meeting point will be in our Sacred Temazcal of Love where we will start our ceremony with an informative talk, while we enjoy a drink, the ceremony takes place in a steam house or inipi made with rods, which resembles the belly of the mother earth, then the spiritual guides will do energetic cleaning to purify your energy, then we will have ritual to ask permission for the directions and ancestors (gods) and enter the temazcal where we will make medicine songs in different dialects and with different pre-Hispanic instruments to achieve a deep meditation and detox. We will reconnect with our being and the creator of life, our ancestors, the four elements (air, earth, water and fire) and we will ask the animals to be able to help us with their medicine, we will put the hot stones in the center of our temazcal and we will put water and medicinal plants (rosemary, pirul, sage, copal, cedar, etc.) to generate a medicinal steam that will purify us physical, mental, emotional and spiritual steam!!! At the end we will thank you for our new rebirth The temazcal is an ancestral medical steam bath therapy, so you will get wet and it is important to bring an extra change of clothes, the temperature inside the temazcal can get hot. Light breakfast is recommended, it will be unforgettable and very healing!!!
Butterfly Sanctuary Guided Tour
Enjoy unforgettable encounter with nature in all its beauty and diversity, lead by the most passionate guides in Puerto Vallarta, while learning about the miraculous life of butterflies. Take a stroll through charming subtropical sanctuary filled with breathtaking species of butterflies from the Banderas Bay, accompanied by a personal guide reviling the fascinating facts about these mesmerizing little creatures while taking the most spectacular photos. As a highlight, at the end of the tour we will have a surprise for you that will make your visit even more memorable and exciting. Get ready to experience the beauty of nature close hand and let your imagination run wild in this extraordinary place,which was created with lots of love and passion. We will meet at the Oxxo across the street from the Sheraton Hotel, then we will go to The Buttefly Sanctuary Jardin Magico.
⭐Go off the beaten path with a Foodie⭐
Rub shoulders with the LOCALS. All food & fruit drinks included. Visit family-run joints that have passed down recipes from generation to generation, some spots make only one very well executed dish. Intimacy is key, only 6 guests at a time. We accept more guests for private tours only. Witness the daily life of ¨another face¨ of Mexico at a working class neighborhood while indulging in authentic Mexican food and drinks. Every bite will be spiced up with stories dear to Mexican hearts. Expect this area called PITILLAL to be different to the touristy areas of Puerto Vallarta. Experience the the real deal like a local. Do not miss out on seeing another side of Mexico while tasting finger licking authentic Mexican tastes by the hand of a local foodie at outdoor or semi-outdoor family run dinners. --- TWO DIFFERENT ROUTES: MORNING / 10am Popular breakfast and brunch dishes loved by locals AFTERNOON / 5pm Comfort food, dishes cooked for celebrations, and regional hangover cures --- No vegan/vegetarian/pescatarian choices Uber from Zona Romantica to Pitillal: $5-6 USD -- PROMO CODES available on: Insta gram & Face book: VALLARTA LOCAL® food tours -- An automated email with important information is sent after you book, please read it! Before you book and pay, see the cancellation details, find it on the Experience page under 'Things to know'.
Bioluminescent experience to los arcos marine park
For your experience, we will meet at the entrance of Mismaloya Beach, seven-miles south of Puerto Vallarta. First we will introduce you to the water with an introductory safety lesson on your preferred equipment (single kayak or double kayak) Then we'll hop on our kayaks and paddle about 20-30 minutes from Mismaloya Beach to Los Arcos Marine Park. Imagine gazing over the Pacific ocean as golden light reflects back onto the rocky cliff faces of Los Arcos National Marine Park. Thousands of endemic birds who have nested there suddenly take flight and circle high into the sky above you. We share information and stories of this magical place you are visiting, as well as fresh water and an energy bar for nourishment. Before dawn or after sunset, you'll look down from the star filled sky to see that the waters have come alive—you’ve been gifted a chance to observe bioluminescent waters around the sea caves and grottos of Los Arcos. Once we've wrapped up our time at the park, we'll make our way back to shore. This Bioluminescent eco-experience is a once-in-a-lifetime experience not to be missed. Please note: the different times on the experiences offer the best time to observe the bioluminescence. WE OFFER A SUNRISE & SUNSET SESSION EVERY DAY—IF IT DOES NOT APPEAR AVAILABLE, MESSAGE ME TO CHECK!
Malecón & Romantic Zone Night Life
Come for a walk along the Malecón and let´s head toward the Romantic Zone. The main idea is for you to get familiar with the variety of clubs and bars available in both areas, so you could decide where to spend the rest of your night afterwards. This tour is a blend of walking and cultural, for you will learn about certain Colonial or Pre-Hispanic Drinks, found at the Boardwalk or Romantic Zone. After the experience, you will be able to find the best locations to enjoy salsa, pop, and some other rhythms. Moreover, we will pass by places where they have karaoke, cabaret shows, go go dancers, as well as, some R- Rated Spots; all in a safe environment! Additionally, you will manage to find the best street food, a place where most night clubbers go afterwards... IMPORTANT: MINIMUM 2 Reservations in order for the tour to be done! *** Tour will end up in the Romantic Zone. *** I WILL SHOW YOU STRAIGHT AND LGBTQ CLUBS OR BARS: I MIGHT HAVE A MIXED GROUP, RESPECT IS DEMANDED!!!
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