Last Minute Vacations To Puerto Vallarta
Just imagine 25 miles of golden sandy beaches, local markets with exquisite hand-made crafts, and year round sunshine. That is Puerto Vallarta in a nutshell. Try to picture yourself feeling like a local partaking in the beach lifestyle for the week. There are over 22,000 hotel rooms and approximately 3 million tourists annually.
Getting There, Getting Around & Other Transportation
Flights depart/arrive daily at the Puerto Vallarta airport. When you land you can catch a shuttle bus or taxi into town. To get around town while in Puerto Vallarta, many tourists recommend walking
through the city to experience the culture and lifestyle found within. If you are more inclined to hop into a taxi they are inexpensive. Alternatively, hop on a bus, rent a car or hop on a boat to get to the mainland.
Hotels & Places to Stay
With a multitude of hotel rooms in Puerto Vallarta there is somewhere for everyone to rest their tired and tanned heads at night. Experience a home away from home at Casa Velas Boutique Hotel, a beachside resort at Dreams Puerto Vallarta Resort and Spa, or stay at Garza Blanca Preserve, Resort and Spa to step into a beautiful oasis in Puerto Vallarta. With these and many other all-inclusive resorts, your worries will quickly slip away in Puerto Vallarta.
Dining & Nightlife
Experience a plethora of delicious Mexican cuisine while in Puerto Vallarta. Sample a fresh seafood catch at one of the local restaurants or while dining at your resort.
The Blue Shrimp
With the best seafood in town this restaurant is situated off Olas Altas Beach on the Oceanside. While you’re enjoying a delicious meal watch as the sunset spans the horizon.
The River Café
A landmark in Puerto Vallarta. Owners Eva Sanchez and Margarito Marios create a comfortable atmostphere for all ages in the heart of the city.
An intimate dining experience with authentic Mexican cuisine.
Venture downtown to experience a little craziness Puerto Vallarta style. With bars, sidewalk cafes and clubs, Puerto Vallarta caters to those who are ready to party and those who just want to sip a few pints of beer.
Attractions & Things to Do
One of the most memorizing activities to partake in while in Puerto Vallarta is to go parasailing. You will ride over Banderas Bay and experience true natural beauty. If you are afraid of heights, no worries, you can go on a catamaran, snorkeling, or scuba diving excursion to experience the bay up close and personal.
The Rio Cuale River Walk is perfect for those who want to take in the rich history of the local area. The pre-Hispanic museum can be found on the walk for an in-depth look at what the area looked like in the past.
Drive through Puerto Vallarta on a motorbike or experience a little more adventure by renting a mountain bike and explore the rolling hills behind the city.
Head to downtown Puerto Vallarta to take in the local culture of Mexico at a Mexican Fiesta. The many art galleries in the city will help tap your creative side.
Enjoy a canopy tour, dolphin ride, or go venture off to The Sierra Madre Mountains to experience true beauty.
Currency, Culture and Language
Mexican Peso and US Dollar accepted.
Spanish and English spoken in tourist areas.