Marina Vallarta
Zona Hotelera
Centro North
Centro South
Gringo Gulch & El Cerro
South Shore

Puerto Vallarta Areas

Puerto Vallarta boasts a tapestry of vibrant neighborhoods, each exuding its unique charm and allure. The Romantic Zone, or “Old Town,” stands as an eclectic and beloved district, characterized by its cobblestone streets, colorful buildings, and an effervescent atmosphere. Here, art galleries, lively bars, and tantalizing eateries dot the landscape, inviting visitors to explore its rich cultural offerings. The area’s crown jewel, Los Muertos Beach, serves as a focal point, where locals and tourists converge to soak up the sun or relish in the dynamic beachfront ambiance. Its welcoming vibe and bustling energy make the Romantic Zone an indispensable hub for those seeking a blend of authentic Mexican culture and a vibrant social scene.

Marina Vallarta, a modern waterfront haven, presents a stark contrast with its sleek marina, upscale resorts, and premier golf courses. This sophisticated neighborhood caters to luxury enthusiasts, boasting an array of high-end boutiques, upscale restaurants, and a picturesque boardwalk adorned with yachts and sailboats. The marina itself serves as a nucleus for water-based activities, from sunset cruises to sportfishing charters, captivating those drawn to the allure of the open sea. Its tranquil ambiance, coupled with top-notch amenities and a relaxed pace, entices travelers seeking a refined escape amidst Puerto Vallarta’s breathtaking scenery. Whether strolling along the marina’s promenade or indulging in world-class dining, Marina Vallarta offers a sophisticated retreat for travelers seeking a blend of elegance and leisure.

Area Guides

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    Centro South

    Markets, Galleries and Cafes With all of its markets, street vendors, boutiques, galleries, live music, and friendly faces, downtown Puerto Vallarta thrives with life. It’s a sheer pleasure to walk about the area leading [...]

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    Centro North

    Cosmopolitan Vibe The River Cuale divides downtown Puerto Vallarta into two distinctive areas: the south side and the north side. While the former has a cosmopolitan vibe, the latter has a more traditional and [...]

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    Gringo Gulch & El Cerro

    Foreign Community GGringo Gulch is a fairly recently settled Puerto Vallarta neighborhood that dates back to the 60s. Those who established the community were enchanted with the pristine rivers, jungle, mountains, clean beaches, magical [...]

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    Hotel Zone

    Prime Vallarta Area The Hotel Zone is a prime Vallarta area that runs along Francisco Medina Ascencio Avenue, which is the city’s main road that runs parallel to the coast and extends from the [...]

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    Marina Vallarta

    Luxury DevelopmentsMarina Vallarta is home to dozens of luxury beachfront condominium developments such as Porto Fino, Bayview Grand, Shangrila, Tres Mares, and Velas Vallarta. All recently built, these condos boast luxury facilities and amenities that [...]

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    South Shore

    Alta Vista to Boca de Tomatlan Puerto Vallarta’s South Shore starts in Alta Vista and winds along past the picturesque exclusive residential enclaves of Amapas, Conchas Chinas, Playa del Gato, El Farallon, Coto San [...]

Riviera Nayarit Areas

The Riviera Nayarit features a collection of captivating towns, each offering its own distinct charm:

In Nuevo Vallarta, pristine beaches and world-class resorts cater to travelers seeking luxurious indulgence and vibrant nightlife. The town boasts a beautiful marina, water sports, and championship golf courses, blending relaxation with adventure.

Further along, Bucerias combines traditional Mexican culture with a laid-back beach atmosphere. Colorful streets, local artisans, and delightful seafood invite visitors to immerse themselves in authentic charm.

Nearby, La Cruz entices with a tranquil ambiance and a thriving marina scene. Its bustling Sunday market offers fresh produce and artisanal crafts, attracting boating enthusiasts and those seeking a slice of local life.

Moving northward, Punta Mita stands out as a pinnacle of luxury and exclusivity. Opulent resorts, world-renowned golf courses, and pristine beaches create a haven for indulgence amid breathtaking natural beauty.

San Pancho, a laid-back village further up the coast, exudes a bohemian vibe with art galleries, surf spots, and a welcoming community atmosphere.

Meanwhile, Sayulita embraces vibrant surf culture, lively streets lined with boutique shops and eateries, appealing to travelers seeking a blend of adventure and relaxation.

Together, these distinctive towns form a tapestry of experiences along the captivating Riviera Nayarit.

Nuevo Vallarta
La Cruz
San Pancho
Punta de Mita

Area Guides

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    Where is Bucerias, Mexico? Located in the Mexican state of Nayarit, Bucerias is a small coastal community whose name means “place of divers,” due to its expanse of crystal blue waters and soft sandy [...]

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    La Cruz & Destiladeras

    Special Little Hideaway The little fishing village, La Cruz de Huanacaxtle, is a favorite with the bay locals as well as expats. La Cruz is one of those off-the-beaten-path gems that is all about [...]

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    Punta Mita & Litibu

    Ultimate Private Paradise Punta de Mita provides ultra-luxury for those who seek it. Attracting world-renowned hotel brands such as the Four Seasons and St. Regis, Punta de Mita is home to the most exquisite [...]

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    Sayulita & San Pancho

    Hot Spot for Surfers Sayulita is quickly becoming a preferred destination for those looking for an authentic Mexican lifestyle in the Banderas Bay area. This fishing village is graced by some of the best [...]

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    Nuevo Vallarta

    Planned Luxury, Nautical Development And Marina Nuevo Vallarta is a luxury resort development located in the Mexican state of Nayarit, and it’s not a spot you want to miss out on. It’s for the [...]