Start your adventure on Day 1 with a Puerto Vallarta airport pick-up on Day 1. Discover the Islas Marietas islands on Day 2 with a kayak & snorkel tour. Enjoy a nighttime tour on Day 3 with a quick cruise to Las Caletas, followed by dinner and a show. Ride an off-road vehicle through backstreets of Punta Mita and discover the charming beach town of Sayulita on Day 4. End your adventure on Day 5 with a Puerto Vallarta airport drop-off.
Day by Day Itinerary:
Day 1: Puerto Vallarta Airport Pick-Up
Today you will be picked up at the Puerto Vallarta airport upon arrival and transferred to your accommodation for check-in. Enjoy the rest of the afternoon at your leisure to relax, explore, and get settled in to this idyllic beach town. Overnight in Puerto Vallarta.
Day 2: Islas Marietas Kayak & Snorkel (L)
Inside Banderas Bay, just offshore of Puerto Vallarta, rests a group of small, volcanic islands known as the Islas Marietas. These islands, made famous by oceanographer Jacques Cousteau, provide the perfect environment for an entertaining eco-adventure. Experience wildlife above and below the water as you kayak, snorkel and explore the unique ecosystem.
Day 3: Rhythms of the Night (D)
Your adventure begins this evening with a scenic ocean cruise across Banderas Bay to the isolated cove of Las Caletas. As the sun sets, enjoy a privileged view of the shimmering lights scattered along the coastline. Once on shore of Las Caletas, follow a torch-lit trail past re-enactments of ancient rituals and customs to a seaside buffet dinner accompanied by a performance. Stories of an ancient civilization are told through live music and modern dance as one of Mexico's most innovative contemporary dance troupes transports you on a magical and mystical journey through time. After the show, end a perfect evening with a nightcap and dancing beneath the stars on the short cruise back to your point of departure. Overnight in Puerto Vallarta.
Day 4: Sayulita Escape
The beach town of Sayulita is known for it surfing, shopping and cool, hippy-chic vibe. On this day trip you'll drive to Sayulita in fun off-road vehicles and explore the backroads of Punta Mita. We'll break off the main road and explore a river-bed road down toward an isolated beach, passing farms and fields along the way. Walk the streets of the unique town to take in the eclectic arts and crafts and beach scene. After some fun strolling the streets and beach of Sayulita, head back to the buggies for the exciting drive back to Punta Mita. Overnight in Puerto Vallarta.
Day 5: Puerto Vallarta Airport Drop-Off
Today your surfing adventure comes to an end as you are transferred to the airport for your outgoing flight. We wish you health and happiness for your journey onward!