The elegant lady is starting to show her age but still one of the best I have been to based on the staff and proximity of things to do and great places to eat within 1/4 mile. Ernesto is a great person to visit with and he goes out of his way to help you with advice.
We had a wonderful week stay at Paradise Village. It's a beautiful resort with lots to do, plenty of shopping within walking distance, and bikes to rent to go exploring, and the staff if amazing. The people are what really made our stay so enjoyable.
The new building is great. Rooms are very nice. Shower everything is good. Staff is nice. Only minus is not enough chairs around the pools and the amount of pigeons and birds in the outdoor buffet area. And don't leave your chair unattended to go to the bar or buffet. Things will go missing.
|Local Currency||Mexican Peso|
|Max Winter Temperature (Fahrenheit)||91.4|
|Max Summer Temperature (Fahrenheit)||96.62|
Sporting a tropical climate, Puerta Vallarta's average temperatures range from the low 70s to the low 80s. Heat spikes are common in August and September when the mercury can climb well into the 90s. Winter is driest, and February and March are sunniest. Temperatures climb from July to mid-October when monsoon-like rains are common, especially at night.
To sync the weather with crowds, fall and early summer are more laid-back and you can find lower rates. Mid-November through April is peak season so plan well in advance.
Annual festivals include the Flower and Garden Festival, held during the last week of February, and the arts-driven May Festival, which nods to Puerto Vallarta's anniversary. Not to be overlooked is the Festival of the Virgin of Guadalupe in December.
Get a taste of the local flavor in the marina part of town where you'll find many unpretentious, locally loved restaurants that specialize in seafood.
Hit the public markets Mercado Isle Cuale and Mercado Municipal Cuale, where you'll find stands selling artisan wares.
Be sure to seek out ceviche and Huachinango Sarandeado, a dish of red snapper infused with a garlicky roasted red pepper flavors.
For beachfront serenity, visit Puerto Vallarta's northern reaches, home to rock-frocked Playa de Oro.
Add a little disco to your paella. This hip, rustic restaurant on Juarez Street (downtown) mixes the candlelit vibe with late-night DJs.
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It's located about 400 miles west of Mexico City, the national capital, and 12 miles southeast of Bucerias.
Eager to mingle with the locals? That shouldn't be an issue. 190,000 people call this part of Jalisco home.
Jump into your sightseeing adventure by spending an hour or so at the Malecon. All year round, travelers venture to Puerto Vallarta to lay eyes on this famous sight.
Bay of Banderas is worth an outing. Allow at least a few hours to check out this top attraction.
Everyone can admire the time and effort involved in creating Caballito. Seeking some more options? Whether the water is quiet or rolling, you'll love a peaceful cruise along Los Muertos Pier. But wait, that's not all! Teatro Vallarta is a critical component of the area's vibrant culture. Check what's on and settle in for a pleasant night of entertainment.
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If you're flying in, you can easily pick up a car from Licenciado Gustavo Diaz Ordaz International Airport. Hertz is the place to look for.
Rent a vehicle in the middle of town and you'll be navigating the busy streets like a local before you know it. A go-to outlet here is Budget at Francisco Medina Ascencio.
With 123 hotels in Puerto Vallarta, you won't have any dramas locating a place to rest your head. Lock in a cozy room and then start organizing the fun stuff!
If you love the finer things in life, the Garza Blanca Residences All Inclusive is a terrific option. Also check out the Casa de Las Palapas Private Estate. Alternatively, have a think about the Hotel Playa Fiesta and the Hotel Vallartasol. These are some of our top lower-priced hotels.
Are all your friends a bit envious because you're headed to the Malecon? Wait until they hear you're staying a short stroll from it! A couple of excellent options are the Hacienda San Angel, which is 0.3 miles away, and the Villa Premiere Boutique Hotel & Romantic Getaway, 0.6 miles away.
Hoping to jump on a plane to Puerto Vallarta? If so, you might like to know something about the most convenient airport, Licenciado Gustavo Diaz Ordaz International Airport (PVR). It's positioned 5 miles to the north of the downtown area. Get ready to touch down and start exploring soon after!
If you've done all there is to do in Puerto Vallarta and have a few more days to spare, don't fret. You'll find great tourist attractions in the surrounding area. Yelapa is around 16 miles away. Travelers often use this as a base to access Las Caletas Beach.
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