Year round sunshine, 26 miles of silky soft beaches and surrounding lush tropical mountains combine to make Puerto Vallarta a paradise for those who prefer their vacations active. Deep-sea fishing. Windsurfing. Snorkeling. Golf. Tennis. Hiking. Horseback riding. Jungle excursions. Whale Watching. Swimming with dolphins. Catamaran cruises. All these – and much more – await visitors to Mexico’s uncontested capital of outdoors enjoyment.
Twenty four hours a day Puerto Vallarta brims with delightful ways to savor Mexico at its very best. For visitors intent on shopping, dozens of chic boutiques and souvenir shops offer hours of purchasing pleasure. Don’t miss the bustling indoor-outdoor municipal mercado located along the banks of the Cuale River. With a reputation of being among Mexico’s emerging art centers, Puerto Vallarta boasts numerous galleries offering fine arts and exquisite handicrafts. For discriminating palates, Puerto Vallarta’s multitude of fine restaurants serves a bounty of international cuisines. And for those with an appetite for nightlife, Puerto Vallarta’s nightclubs and discos are the toast of all Mexico.