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Puerto Vallarta - Riviera Nayarit vacations

Relaxing, friendly, and fantastic. That's Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit in a seashell. Make your next vacation an all-inclusive gem with a Southwest Vacations® package. You can sample local tequilas, trek the historic cobblestone streets, jump into a jungle adventure, or kick back for the perfect beach day.
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Looking for an easy-going all-inclusive vacation? Then Puerto Vallarta - Riviera Nayarit are perfect destinations for you. You’ll enjoy laid-back culture, lively town life, aquatic adventures, and more; all surrounded by a breathtaking beach. Paradise is just a Southwest flight away.

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Here are a few of our most popular Puerto Vallarta - Riviera Nayarit resorts:

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    Puerto Vallarta/Riviera Nayarit

    Grand Palladium Vallarta Resort & Spa - All Inclusive

    This oceanfront retreat provides the perfect blend of relaxation and fun.

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    Dreams Villamagna Nuevo Vallarta By AMR Collection - All Inclusive

    An unrivaled tropical hideaway providing Unlimited-Luxury® for couples and couples with children.​

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    Secrets Vallarta Bay Puerto Vallarta By AMR Collection - All Inclusive

    Located only steps away from art galleries, shopping, and night life of El Malecon. You can also enjoy resort exchange privileges with Now Amber Puerto Vallarta.

Things to do in Puerto Vallarta

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    Canopy La Vista

    Prepare to feel the most adrenaline! Feel the wind in your face and butterflies in your stomach as you go flying full speed at 200 meters above the river, among treetops, enjoying the majestic scenery of the Canopy River's surroundings; a place where adventure has only one name and the special guest is you. Tour Provided by Amstar.
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    Outdoor Adventure

    Experience a day to truly get your heart racing, your blood pumping and your imagination running wild! This Outdoor Adventure Tour in Puerto Vallarta will take you to the area's beaches, waterfalls and mountains — and soar over the jungle from a height of 250 feet on one of Mexico's longest and highest zip lines. Tour provided by Amstar.
  • Whale at Sea

    Marietas Islands and Snorkeling Cruise

    Get inspired on a tour of the Marietas Islands' nationally-protected ecosystem and its secrets ready to be discovered off Puerto Vallarta's coast. You can snorkel and kayak as you go offshore in a luxury catamaran, and even take in some whale watching from December to March, during humpback whale season. Tour provided by Amstar.

Family Activities in Puerto Vallarta

  • Marietas Islands

    A cluster of small uninhabited islands, the Marieta Islands are located a few miles off the coast Nayarit, Mexico, on the Mexican Caribbean. Southwest of the Punta de Mita peninsula, in Bahía de Banderas. These islands are a tourist destination hot spot where visitors flock to snorkel and experience the active and vibrant marine life that is in abundance just below the surface of the crystalline sapphire waters with depths from 70 t0 110 feet. The aquatic life thrives here because the Mexican government protects the islands from fishing and hunting.
  • Family friendly pirate party excursion

    Board the gangplank to fun on the large, whimsical Marigalante pirate ship. This authentic wooden Spanish galleon will whisk you and your family away, transporting you to a world whipped into a pirate frenzy. Shiver me timbers; two paying adults equal a free kids ticket! Blow the man down; as you take in the beauty of Puerto Vallarta's Banderas Bay!

    Yo ho ho and a bottle of rum; adults will enjoy the deluxe open bar fit for a seafaring pirate captain! Prepare for the most swashbuckling adventure.

  • Aquaventuras Park

    Aquaventuras Park is a medium-sized water park with cool refreshing pools, fast and furious waterslides, a relaxing lazy river, unique play areas, plus the availability to swim with dolphins and watch sea lions. A popular vacation destination for both local families and resort vacationers who visit the Nuevo Vallarta and Puerto Vallarta región. The park is set among natural tropical scenery that provides beauty and comfort. Cool off, sunbathe, relax while the kids play, and have fun! Find the ideal Puerto Vallarta all-inclusive resort hotel vacation package for your family-friendly getaway with flight deals from Southwest Vacations.

Nightlife and entertainment in Puerto Vallarta

  • Fine dining

    Gaviatos offers authentic Mexican dishes as well as fine dining with vegan and vegetarian options. Hiroshi's Japanese flavors, seafood, and sushi are fresh and delicious. Experience fine dining Latin, Mexican & local cuisine, and seafood at La Leche. Go Italian and 'Mangia, Mangia' at La Capella. Resort destinations like Puerta Vallarta, Mexico, on the Mexican Caribbean never fail to deliver what tourists want when it comes to pleasing the myriad of appetites that flock to the hotels and spas. Book an all-inclusive resort hotel and spa vacation package with Southwest Vacations.
  • Club/dancing

    La Strana just outside the city boasts a world-class DJ in a setting that resembles a large gothic cathedral, to get in you will likely have to reserve a VIP table, it is that lit and fills up early. You'll be able to literally dance the night away at famed Puerta Vallarta nightclub Mandala that closes at 6 a.m. Cocktails created by master mixologists, pyrotechnics, confetti cannons, smoke machine, light shows at trendy yet unpretentious La Santa on Banderas Bay brings the Latin beats. Keep the party going, and club hop other hot spots like Biblioteca, La Vaquita, and Bar Morales.
  • Rhythms of the Night

    Cruise down Banderas Bay at twilight and head to a private cove to watch Puerto Vallarta's most extraordinary spectacle—Rhythms of the Night. As the stars begin to shine, enjoy a buffet dinner during a brilliant show featuring dance and music that transcends Mexico's many cultures. This evening is magic waiting to happen. Tour provided by Amstar.

Whether you're planning a family vacation or a romantic getaway, a variety of accommodations make finding just the right fit for your budget and style a breeze. Want to relax in luxury? Want a no-wallet-necessary all-inclusive resort? Southwest Vacations can help you find a great deal on your Puerto Vallarta - Riviera Nayarit vacation.

Nestled between the Western Sierra Madre and cool waters of the Pacific Ocean, Puerto Vallarta - Riviera Nayarit are beautiful and unique beach destinations defined by their tradition, culture, and beachside fun. Enjoy indulgent spa services at a luxury resort or head out to Banderas Bay for an exhilarating day of whale watching. With over 190 miles of coastline and expansive jungles, Puerto Vallarta - Riviera Nayarit are the perfect destinations for eco-tourists, adventurers, golfers, and plenty of family fun. When you get hungry, delicious Mexican flavors will keep your taste buds busy. Book your Puerto Vallarta - Riviera Nayarit vacation package with Southwest Vacations today.

Flight service to Puerto Vallarta - Riviera Nayarit (PVR) may vary based on departure date and origin city. View our flight information, so you can vacation with ease.

Puerto Vallarta/Riviera Nayarit Vacation FAQ

First and second checked bags. Weight and size limits apply. A golf bag can be substituted for one checked bag.

Seats are limited and may not be available on some flights that operate during peak travel times and holiday periods. Flight and hotel rates may vary by day of week. Hotel surcharges may apply to weekends, holidays, and convention periods. Flights available on published, scheduled service only. Rates may be subject to change until purchased. Discounts are valid per reservation before taxes are applied. Offer not valid on existing reservations and may not be combined with any other offer. Subject to availability. Restrictions apply. ALG Vacations Corp. is the tour operator for Southwest Vacations®.