Nearby Towns & Villages
Puerto Vallarta Downtown is approximately a 25 minute drive south.
San Sebastian del Oeste beautiful colonial village is surrounded by aromatic pine forests and located in the Sierra Madre Mountains at an altitude of 1,650 m, 1 hour driving east. www.san sebastian.com
The Marietas Islands – The UNESCO protected nature reserve, is the home, provides a home not just to rare animal life but is also a shelter for a wide array of coral and marine species. The Marietas Islands are located north of the resort, 1 hour in boat from the new Marina La Cruz. Tours are available at our concierge desk. Read more.
San Pancho, formerly known as San Francisco, Nayarit, is a quaint village on the Pacific Coast of Mexico. This lovely little Pacific coastal jewel, where the rich culture of the indigenous people magically blends with the newer customs of their North American and European neighbors. San Pancho - San Francisco Mexico and is just 15 minutes driving northeast from Vallarta Gardens. Read more.
Yelapa is a tiny town located on the south western end of the Bay of Flags (Bahia de Banderas), about a 45 minute water taxi ride from Puerto Vallarta. A one-way water taxi ride to Yelapa is about $10 US. Water taxis leave from PV in the AM from Playa de los Muertos. Read more.
Insiders tips and knowledge on Puerto Vallarta, Vallarta and the surrounding area. Read more.
Detailed information on things to do, places to eat, maps, photos of the area. Read more.