Why Puerto Vallarta?
According to Condé Nast Magazine, Puerto Vallarta Mexico is the world's friendliest international city. For travelers who have never vacationed in Mexico, Puerto Vallarta is a logical choice. American-style resorts, restaurants and amenities, combined with the remarkable amiability of the locals, beautiful beaches, and stunning views of the Sierra Madre Mountains make Vallarta vacations smooth and stress-free.
With direct flights from most North American and European cities offered by Aeromexico, Mexicana, America West, Alaska and Continental Airlines, Puerto Vallarta has been on the international tourism map for over 50 years. Nestled between the jungle-covered Sierra Madre Mountains and the sheltered waters of Banderas Bay on the western coast of Mexico, Puerto Vallarta offers tropically perfect Weather conditions in one of the most naturally beautiful places on earth.
Puerto Vallarta is actually several destinations in one, with many exciting places to visit in the states of Jalisco and Nayarit. Use our Banderas Bay Area Maps to help you find remote villages with cobblestone streets filled with typical restaurants and shops, new resort communities with innovative infrastructures and modern amenities, world-class accommodations, and championship golf courses. The combination of old world charm and modern convenience found in this region set Puerto Vallarta apart from other Mexico beach vacation destinations.
Whether you prefer fashionable luxury, strenuous adventure, or something in between, the Puerto Vallarta region is a sun-blessed paradise that will keep you entertained throughout your entire vacation. As one of the Pacific Coast's most popular beach resorts, Puerto Vallarta has an abundance to see and do, both on the beaches and around town.
The ideal place for honeymoons, Weddings, couples, and families, Puerto Vallarta is also wonderfully suited to seniors and eco-adventurers. Most of the world's cuisines are available, the opportunities for shopping, sightseeing, ecotours and other forms of entertainment are too numerous to mention, and the nightlife is vibrant.
Yearly Events in Puerto Vallarta encompass a broad range of pastimes and enthusiasms covering everything from Mariachi, Cultural, International Film, Fine Arts, and Gourmet Festivals to Fishing, Tennis and Golf Tournaments. No matter what your interests are, Puerto Vallarta is always ready to entertain, and Vallarta Adventures offers a wide variety of tours and activities to keep everyone diverted while enjoying the vacation of a lifetime!