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Food and Mixology Tour: Tequila, Tacos, and Mexican Cocktails
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Food and Mixology Tour: Tequila, Tacos, and Mexican Cocktails

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Let a foodie guide lead you through the streets of Puerto Vallarta on a food and cocktail tour of the resort town. This walking tour includes food tastings of tacos and desserts along with five Mexican cocktails served by expert mixologists. You’ll learn about the cultural roots of spirits like mezcal, tequila and raicilla, and taste coffee-flavored kahlúa and michelada, Mexico´s signature beer cocktail. Numbers are limited to ensure a small-group experience.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$85.00
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Puerto Vallarta Cruise and Candlelight Dinner Show
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Puerto Vallarta Cruise and Candlelight Dinner Show

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Immerse yourself in the magical mysticism of Las Caletas by night with an enchanting evening excursion from Puerta Vallarta. Watch the sun sink into the shimmering sea as you sail to a secluded beach surrounded by rugged rock formations. Dine upon a gourmet 3-course meal by candlelight before watching the renowned Rhythms of the Night show, a stunning spectacle that promises to transport viewers to a spiritual land that time forgot.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$139.00
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Full-Day Puerto Vallarta City Highlights Tour

Full-Day Puerto Vallarta City Highlights Tour

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See the highlights of Puerto Vallarta on a full-day tour that explores downtown, Los Arcos, and Mismaloya Beach. With an expert guide to lead the way, you’ll stroll the Malecón, see gorgeous coastal scenery, and visit a tequila distillery for a tour and tasting. This Puerto Vallarta tour is a great choice for first-time visitors, and it includes pickup and drop-off at local hotels.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$29.00
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$29.00

Private Tour: Puerto Vallarta ATV Adventure

Private Tour: Puerto Vallarta ATV Adventure

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Satisfy your appetite for adventure on a morning or afternoon private ATV experience from Puerto Vallarta. Climb aboard your powerful ATV vehicle and discover spectacular scenery at your own leisurely pace; see impressive mountains, virgin beaches and rushing rivers as you drive on a variety of terrains. Customize your private tour according to your interests and learn about the heritage and geology of the area from your expert guide.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$86.00
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Downtown Puerto Vallarta Food Tour
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Downtown Puerto Vallarta Food Tour

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Get acquainted with Puerto Vallarta's delicious food scene on this 3.5-hour food and eating walking tour. With an expert foodie leading the way, sample the diverse array of the city's edible delights, from tacos to sweets on this culinary adventure. Stop at 10 different spots to sample the food. And while going from place to place, see some of the highlights of the town and learn about the history of Puerto Vallarta. This small-group tour is limited to just 10 people, ensuring plenty of personalized attention. Suitable for all age groups and fitness levels.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$55.00
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Luxury Yacht & Snorkel in Puerto Vallarta

Luxury Yacht & Snorkel in Puerto Vallarta

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The Bay of Banderas and the coastline around Puerto Vallarta are home to some of the most spectacular waters in all of Mexico. On our Luxury Yacht and Snorkel experience, you get to enjoy these scenic seaside destinations in style. Hop aboard a luxury, French-made catamaran and set sail to some of the area’s most beautiful hotspots. Along the way, enjoy delicious drinks and hors d’oeuvres served by our bilingual and friendly crew, and relax on the deck while we take you on a sightseeing tour unlike any other. We’ll stop at some of the region’s best snorkeling spots, so you and your group can get out and take a dip, snorkel, or paddleboard. Be on the lookout for marine life such as dolphins, turtles, and tropical fish—you never know what you might see! From December through March, keep an eye out for the awe-inspiring sights of humpback whales in the Bay.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$139.00
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$139.00

Yelapa Waterfall & Majahuitas Snorkeling Tour from Puerto Vallarta
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Yelapa Waterfall & Majahuitas Snorkeling Tour from Puerto Vallarta

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Spend hours at your leisure in the forests, bays, and beaches outside Puerto Vallarta. This relaxing day trip takes you to the nearby villages of Yelapa and Majahuitas. A light breakfast and buffet lunch are served on the boat where you’ll have access to sandy shoreline and snorkeling in crystal-clear waters.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$89.00
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Luxury Private SUV Airport-Hotel Transportation
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Luxury Private SUV Airport-Hotel Transportation

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Our vehicles are late model, air conditioned, comfortable, safe and driven only by professionally certified drivers.  We consistently set the new standard for excellence featuring unparalleled vehicle quality and innovative added values for our private cabo private transport passengers. We offer staff at the airport to meet and greet you at any flight; we work 365 days a year with a 24-hour emergency number.
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  • 25 minutes to 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$57.00
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$57.00
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Puerto Vallarta Airport-Hotel Shuttle Transportation
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Puerto Vallarta Airport-Hotel Shuttle Transportation

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In Gray Line Vallarta our primary concern is your comfortness, we are the best option around when it comes to, excellent sercive, comfort, friendly staff and of course, quick service. Start to enjoy the best that Puerto Vallarta has to offer at the very first time in the airport, with our A plus service in transportation. Our vehicles are late model, air conditioned, comfortable, safe and driven only by professionally certified drivers.  We consistently set the new standard for excellence featuring unparalleled vehicle quality and innovative added values for our private cabo private transport passengers. We offer staff at the airport to meet and greet you at any flight; we work 365 days a year with a 24-hour emergency number.
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  • 25 to 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$17.00
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Puerto Vallarta Roundtrip Shuttle Airport Transfer

Puerto Vallarta Roundtrip Shuttle Airport Transfer

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Begin your vacation in Puerto Vallarta comfortably and conveniently by booking a shared, round-trip airport transfer. Enjoy a smooth and direct journey to your hotel without the hassle of long taxi lines and confusing public transport systems. Simply collect your luggage and begin your holiday in style with this stress-free airport transfer.
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  • 10 minutes to 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$25.99
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$25.99

Marietas Islands: Snorkel Cruise from Puerto Vallarta
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Marietas Islands: Snorkel Cruise from Puerto Vallarta

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Explore the magnificent marine life of the Mexican Pacific and the Bay of Banderas on an exciting full-day tour from Puerta Vallarta. Snorkel to observe an incredible underwater wonderland; kayak in the warm waters of the Marietas Islands; and watch for exotic birds flying in their natural habitat. Look out for dolphins, whales, giant manta rays, and sea turtles as an experienced guide directs your attention to the wonders of nature on this eco-adventure.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$89.00
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Marietas Islands Snorkel & Hidden Beach

Marietas Islands Snorkel & Hidden Beach

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Only 116 persons by day are permit to get in to the hidden beach. Beacause in Eco Explorer we have more boats with permits than other providers, we have more spots available per day for this activity. 99% of our visitors get in to the beach with no problems. Our boats are fast, comfortable and safe, our guides know perfectly how to assist you on the boat, during the in water activity and hidden beach access. The information provided by our staff and their experience is unvaluable. Hidden beach access is available from Wednesday through Sunday only. Deposit (25USD) of hidden beach is not refundable if you do get to swim to it. (Only because of bad weather conditions or spots not available). We offer also a private option up to 4 pax, on this option we offer more chances to access to the beach. This tour is a snorkeling activity.
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  • 4 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$98.71
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8 Passenger Vallarta Private City Tour

8 Passenger Vallarta Private City Tour

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See the highlights of Puerto Vallarta: the rich history, beautiful architecture, and stunning scenery that has made it a tourist hotspot for many years. Visit the seaside Malecon and celebrated Lady of Guadalupe Church. You will stop at several lookout points for spectacular views of the Bay of Banderas and Los Arcos before lunch and the return trip to your hotel.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$280.00
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Taco Adventure Evening Food Tour in Puerto Vallarta
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Taco Adventure Evening Food Tour in Puerto Vallarta

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Eat your way through a portion of Puerto Vallarta on this decadent eating and walking tour. Stroll the streets of Emiliano Zapata and 5 de Deciembre neighborhoods stopping along the way to sample some local edible delights. Eat full-portion samples of tacos, quesadillas, churros, sopes, pozole and much more. Stop at 4 different tacos stands and carts to eat delicious al pastor, fresh seafood and other varieties. All the while, learn about the history of the neighborhoods from your trusty local guide.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$49.99
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Puerto Vallarta Original Canopy Tour, Ziplining, Tequila and Speed Boat Ride

Puerto Vallarta Original Canopy Tour, Ziplining, Tequila and Speed Boat Ride

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Soar through the treetops of the rain forest straight into a tequila bar during this canopy tour, which begins with an optional speedboat ride. On Puerto Vallarta’s first-ever zipline circuit, cover two miles (three km) on strong cables suspended 328 feet (100 meters) in the air and enjoy panoramic vistas. Conclude the exhilarating experience with time to swim, kayak, and race down a waterslide, or greet the diverse wildlife of the on-site menagerie. 
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$99.00
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Market Visit and Cooking Lesson: Learn to Cook Authentic Mexican Food with a Modern Twist
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Market Visit and Cooking Lesson: Learn to Cook Authentic Mexican Food with a Modern Twist

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Get an authentic taste of Mexico--with a twist--on this excursion. You are invited to the home of an internationally trained chef who returned home to bring his own special flair to traditional cuisine. This personalized tour starts with a visit to the market to select the best ingredients for your meal. Return to Chef’s home to cook together before sitting down to enjoy the fruits of your labor.
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  • 3 hours
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$107.70
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Small-Group Half-Day Whale-Watching Tour in Puerto Vallarta

Small-Group Half-Day Whale-Watching Tour in Puerto Vallarta

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Look for humpback whales off the coast of Mexico on a half-day whale-watching tour from Puerto Vallarta. Depending on the conditions, you might watch for whales in the Bahia de Banderas or out in the Pacific Ocean. Learn about the majestic animals from your marine biologist guide as you ride on a small boat that is equipped with a restroom. Your tour includes lunch served on board the boat and accompanied by non-alcoholic beverages.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$98.00
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$98.00

Vallarta Botanical Garden and Tequila Tasting from Puerto Vallarta

Vallarta Botanical Garden and Tequila Tasting from Puerto Vallarta

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Designed to delight lovers of horticulture, this 6-hour tour combines a visit to Vallarta Botanical Garden with tequila tasting at Rancho Los Veranos. Alongside your guide, you’ll explore 20 acres of lush tropical gardens, home to 3,000 different plant species. Then, head to Rancho Los Veranos for a Mexican lunch accompanied by samples of tequila, the country’s national beverage. Hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$53.00
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Whale Watching Cruise in Puerto Vallarta All Inclusive

Whale Watching Cruise in Puerto Vallarta All Inclusive

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This specialized excursion is designed to capture the magical moment when you have an encounter with the beautiful dolphins and the majestic humpback whales in Banderas Bay. The essence of this Tour is to observe marine life and enjoy beautiful moments when you can calmly contemplate whales and dolphins while playing, jumping and enjoying their natural habitat. There is no "typical day" in this adventure. We usually let the whales and dolphins "take over" the itinerary. We cannot always predict where we are going to find them, so we let them guide us along their favorite route of the day. Available from December to March, our Whale Tour is one of the most popular sighting trips in Puerto Vallarta
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$58.00
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Puerto Vallarta Outdoor Adventure Zip Line and Speedboat Ride

Puerto Vallarta Outdoor Adventure Zip Line and Speedboat Ride

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Satisfy an appetite for adrenaline on a thrilling 6.5-hour outdoor adventure tour from Puerto Vallerta. Enjoy an exhilarating ecological experience packed with challenges and fun on this Puerta Vallerta Adventure; ride on a super-fast speedboat; rappel down rushing waterfalls; ride powerful 4x4 jeeps; soar over the tree tops on zip lines and cross suspended rope bridges hanging high above the jungle. This tour is the ideal way to spend an exciting day outdoors on your Puerta Valletra vacation.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$120.00
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Horseback Riding Tour in Sierra Madre

Horseback Riding Tour in Sierra Madre

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Experience the natural beauty of the Sierra Madre on a horseback riding tour from Puerto Vallarta—a great choice for nature lovers and first-time visitors. Enjoy the perfect mix of adventure and relaxation as you travel through the countryside with ease and go on horseback to a cascading waterfall in the jungle. Your tour includes lunch, domestic open bar, and round-trip transportation from Puerto Vallarta.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$82.00
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Arcos - Animas - Quimixto. By Grupo Naviero de la Bahìa (Bahia Alegre)

Arcos - Animas - Quimixto. By Grupo Naviero de la Bahìa (Bahia Alegre)

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This tour is a great opportunity to visit semi-virgin beaches that can only be accessed via sea, with a pleasant trip admiring beautiful landscapes and enjoying the local flora and fauna with the best boat and crew which will do the impossible to May your trip be an unforgettable experience and a great party from beginning to end.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$55.00
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Private Luxury Airport Transfer: Puerto Vallarta Airport to Hotel

Private Luxury Airport Transfer: Puerto Vallarta Airport to Hotel

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Don't waste time of your vacation at the airport or in a shared shuttle that makes many stops before you get to your hotel. Travel in luxury and comfort between the Puerto Vallarta International Airport (PVR) and your hotel aboard an exclusive Mercedes Benz private van for up to 6 passengers.
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  • 20 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$106.62
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Best Tacos After Dark Food Walking Tour in Puerto Vallarta

Best Tacos After Dark Food Walking Tour in Puerto Vallarta

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On this 3.5-hour evening walking tour of Puerto Vallarta’s Old Town, have your your fill of tacos and other delicious street food. Accompanied by a professional foodie guide, you’ll get a taste of fish tacos along with ‘al pastor’ (marinated grilled pork) and ‘de cabeza’ (beef cheek). Savor traditional specialities like quesadillas and meet a local master of ‘churros’ (Mexican fritters). Numbers are limited to ensure a small-group experience during this leisurely tour. 
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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What people are saying about Half-day Tours in Puerto Vallarta

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Food and Mixology Tour: Tequila, Tacos, and Mexican Cocktails
"I've had an opportunity to do food tours in various parts of the world and have to say this was one of the best! Gio was an AMAZING guide in terms of depth of historical knowledge and knowledge of spirits, in general. There was also an above average number of tastings of both food and drinks. Highly recommend this tour!"..."
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Puerto Vallarta Cruise and Candlelight Dinner Show
"The candle light dinner was great and the show was fabulous! The boat ride was a bit long but the staff were a lot of fun."..."
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Full-Day Puerto Vallarta City Highlights Tour
"Our tour guide Mario did an excellent job! This is a must city tour. The only part I would recommend is to spend less time in jury store and more in the flee market"..."
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Private Tour: Puerto Vallarta ATV Adventure
"I had the best time with Noè! He was a great tour guide! He provided us with the proper safety measures"..."
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Downtown Puerto Vallarta Food Tour
"Great tour with so much information!! Highly recommend this tour. Come hungry and ask for Joanna. She was the best tour guide."..."
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Luxury Yacht & Snorkel in Puerto Vallarta
"How great the service was. We got to know each one of the crew members and they were very personable. Made the trip feel effortless."..."
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Yelapa Waterfall & Majahuitas Snorkeling Tour from Puerto Vallarta
"My whole family was happy with this trip from grandkids to grandparents. A lot of memories were made on excursion. Highly recommend."..."
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Luxury Private SUV Airport-Hotel Transportation
"Excellent service and very easy to find. 100% will be booking with this company every time we come to PVR"..."
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Puerto Vallarta Airport-Hotel Shuttle Transportation
"We have used the airport to hotel shuttle before and we're very satisfied. This time was no exception. Grayline is very reliable and handled our short trip very well."..."
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Puerto Vallarta Roundtrip Shuttle Airport Transfer
"We’ve received VIP treatment! Very happy!!! Used Viator during our travel to Prague a few years ago. Never been disappointed!"..."
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Marietas Islands: Snorkel Cruise from Puerto Vallarta
"Simply perfect day. Adults, 12 year old and, 7 year old all had a blast. The guide was a talented instructor, comedian/performer, and incredibly thoughtful person. Thank you to everyone who made the experience possible."..."
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Marietas Islands Snorkel & Hidden Beach
"The tour guides are very attentive and always make sure no one is left behind. The hidden beach is very pretty, it's small but getting there is the experience I would not want to miss! It does require a bit of swimming but, again, the tour guys go with you and always keep an eye on everyone, helping if needed."..."
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8 Passenger Vallarta Private City Tour
"Excellent experience tailored to what I wanted. Bernardo is a great guide, courteous and flexible with a wealth of knowledge. Highly recommend it."..."
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Taco Adventure Evening Food Tour in Puerto Vallarta
"Had a wonderful n falling time!! Manuel was very informative and engaging. He made great suggestions on places to eat. Really made my evening! Great start to my vacation!"..."
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Puerto Vallarta Original Canopy Tour, Ziplining, Tequila and Speed Boat Ride
"The folks at Los Veranos Canopy Tours were fantastic. Super friendly and totally engaging. The speedboat guys (JC) and the guys who operated the Ziplines worked hard to entertain everyone and make sure everybody had a fun, safe, full experience."..."
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Market Visit and Cooking Lesson: Learn to Cook Authentic Mexican Food with a Modern Twist
"Quick and easy enchilada secrets, and the best Chile relleno we've ever had. After a interesting trip to the market Manu demonstrated how to make a simple yet delicious meal that we will make over and over."..."
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Small-Group Half-Day Whale-Watching Tour in Puerto Vallarta
"The guide was a biologist which could answer all our questions and give us information about the whales that was accurate. She could also share part of her research information. So exciting!!"..."
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Vallarta Botanical Garden and Tequila Tasting from Puerto Vallarta
"This was my second time on this tour and it was just as amazing as the first. Carlos provides nonstop amazing conversation and is extremely informative!! He's one of the sweetest people I've ever met. The gardens were absolutely gorgeous and there was plenty of time to see everything! I'll definitely be going again the next time I come down to PV."..."
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Whale Watching Cruise in Puerto Vallarta All Inclusive
"The crew was absolutely excellent! Shared lots of information about the whales, and our captain ended up by putting us in the in the middle of four whale pods. It was an extremely memorable experience. Can't thank you enough!"..."
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Puerto Vallarta Outdoor Adventure Zip Line and Speedboat Ride
"Absolutely exceeded expectations in every way. I’d highly recommend going to this jungle amusement park."..."
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Horseback Riding Tour in Sierra Madre
"This was a fantastic excursion. I highly recommend this as it was a beautiful experience. The waterfall was gorgeous and the food and tour guys were amazing. We will definitely be coming back!!"..."
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Arcos - Animas - Quimixto. By Grupo Naviero de la Bahìa (Bahia Alegre)
"We had a great time. The boat ride was fun and snorkeling was OK. Didn't have enough time. The beach was good. We couldn't hike to the waterfall so we were on the beach for longer than normal. The food was quite good and the crew were really good. All in all a fun day."..."
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Private Luxury Airport Transfer: Puerto Vallarta Airport to Hotel
"The entire experience was excellent. From the moment I saw the sign with my name clearly printed, to the moist towels, water, and flower, the entire experience was top notch. The vehicle was very clean and the driver was very knowledgeable and gave us very useful information about the area. I will definitely book them again."..."
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Best Tacos After Dark Food Walking Tour in Puerto Vallarta
"2nd them on the tour. Some stops were the same, some different. Excellent food in every location we stopped. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and engaging. It was a very fun experience for our family."..."

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