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Puerto Vallarta

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If you are planning a Mexican holiday and you are also an adventurous type of person, you should consider visiting Puerto Vallarta. Situated on the Pacific Ocean’s Bahia de Banderas, it is one of the most preferred holiday destinations. Of course, there is a reason for this. There are so many activities, landmarks and attractions to see, and to do, that you will probably want to book a vacation right now.

It all depends on what your preferences are. If you are looking for some thrilling activities, you can hike or mountain bike in the hills, take a jeep safari, take a cruise on one of the party boats, explore the jungle, scuba dive, charter a sailboat or a yacht, snorkel and much more. Before you arrive in Puerto Vallarta, you will need to make a good list on the landmarks and the offered activities you can see. If you are wondering what to do in Puerto Vallarta, we are going to give you some very good suggestions.

Some of the landmarks you don’t want to miss are the Church of Our Lady of Guadalupe and the Malecon, which is located in the historic center of the city and represents 870-meter long boardwalk, which features a collection of contemporary sculptures. Pulpito and Pilitas are located at the South end of Los Muertos Beach and represent two rock formations – also worth your time.

The Cuale Island, which is divided into two areas, attracts visitors with its shopping, dining or relaxation opportunities. The first area is quieter and it is located in the Cuale Cultural Center. There, you can have a peaceful, romantic walk, or have a view from the mountains by climbing the staircase, which joins the island with the Gringo Gulch. If you chose the other area, you can visit a huge variety of stores, or cross one of the traditional for Puerto Vallarta swinging bridges. If you want to have a good walk, you should visit Plaza de Armas, which is also the city’s main plaza. There, you can enjoy the magnificent landscapes or eat an ice cream while you are taking a walk through the lush trees. Many cultural presentations and concert are being held there, too.

And those are just a few of the things you can do in Puerto Vallarta. You can also diversify your Mexican vacation by having an unforgettable adventure. Whale watching, for instance, is one of the most preferred things to do in this amazing resort. But you should have in mind that the whale watching season in Puerto Vallarta runs from December to March. If you like, you can also watch dolphins and other sea animals.

Another preferred thing to do in Puerto Vallarta is renting a boat and kayaking. Most visitors also enjoy scuba diving. Surfing is part of the list, too. Have in mind that the beaches in Puerto Vallarta are not very good for surfing, but you can undertake a daytrip to the coast of Banderas Bay for example. If you are a sworn fisherman, we have some very good news for you, because you can take part of the annual Puerto Vallarta’s International Fishing Tournament.

Whit that many vacation opportunities, you will not be disappointed if you decide to spend your vacation in Puerto Vallarta. There are many reasons why it is one of the most preferred destinations for a holiday.

And not just any holiday - a true, Mexican holiday!