Puerto Vallarta & Rivera Nayarit Canto Del Sol Plaza, Riu Vallarta & Grand Palladium Vallarta Resort Vacations

Puerto Vallarta & Rivera Nayarit Canto Del Sol Plaza, Riu Vallarta & Grand Palladium Vallarta Resort Vacations

Fast facts

  • Boasting miles of stunning Pacific coastline to explore
  • Discover remote islands, verdant swamps and flamingo-filled lakes
  • Visit the archeological sites of San Basilio and Los Toriles
  • Strong waves attract surfers from around the globe

With its incredible natural beauty, from jungles nestled in the Sierra Madre mountains to lakes bright with pink flamingos and idyllic beaches, Riviera Nayarit is your Mexican destination to discover the wonders of Mother Nature. Whether you're exploring the ecological preserve of Islas Marieta, touring the Tovara swamps or camping in the backcountry, the Riviera Nayarit has endless eco-adventures to offer. Animal lovers have the opportunity to spot humpback whales along the southern part of the coast. Those curious about Mexican's ancient cultures can wander through the archeological sites and ruins of San Basilio and Los Toriles. But if a thrilling beach vacation is your sole focus, you'll find just that at Nayarit's sandy coasts, set along crystalline waters that generate thrilling waves for a surfing adventure.

National language: Spanish

Currency: MXN (Mexican Peso). We recommend travellers bring USD (United States Dollar) for their vacation to exchange to pesos at their resort.

Language notes: Hola! While the local language is Spanish, English is widely spoken in resorts and tourist areas.

Voltage: 110V

Travel tips: Canadian devices use 120 V and will work with 110 V. Many resorts have 120 V plugs. For older devices, items using motors or heating (heated beauty tools, electric toothbrushes) and three prong plugs we recommend bringing an adaptor with voltage conversion.

What to pack: Don’t know what to bring? Don’t worry.

What to buy: The Riviera Nayarit's most famous indigenous group are the Huichol Indians, visually defined by their vibrant clothing, accessories and feather-adorned hats. Find Huichol handicrafts, accessories and animal figurines in shops and markets across Riviera Nayarit.

Getting around: Your local Sunwing Experiences representative will handle your airport transfers, providing you with round-trip transportation from the airport to your resort and back. To discover all the incredible things to do and see, Sunwing Experiences will take you on a range of exciting tours and excursions.

Terms, conditions and restrictions apply; pricing, availability, and other details subject to change and/ or apply to US or Canadian residents. Please confirm details and booking information with your travel advisor.

You will visit the following 2 places:

Mexico

Mexico

Mexico is a land of extremes, with high mountains and deep canyons in the center of the country, sweeping deserts in the north, and dense rain forests in the south and east. It is located between the U.S and Central America. Ancient ruins such as Teotihuacan (Aztec) and Chichen Itza (Mayan) are scattered throughout the country, as are Spanish colonial-era towns. In capital Mexico City, upscale shops, renowned museums and gourmet restaurants cater to modern life.

Puerto Vallarta

Puerto Vallarta

Puerto Vallarta is a Mexican beach resort city situated on the Pacific Ocean's Bahía de Banderas. The 2010 census reported Puerto Vallarta's population as 255,725 making it the fifth largest city in the state of Jalisco, and the second largest urban agglomeration in the state after the Guadalajara Metropolitan Area. The City of Puerto Vallarta is the government seat of the Municipality of Puerto Vallarta which comprises the city as well as population centers outside of the city extending from Boca de Tomatlán to the Nayarit border (the Ameca River). Around the Bay, marvellous beaches, lush jungles and sparkling waterfalls offer many opportunities for the adventurous while five star resorts, world-class shopping and gourmet restaurants satisfy even the most sophisticated traveller. Stretching from the south end of Old Town to central downtown, a newly extended and refurbished boardwalk along the ocean, called the Malecon, passes by any number of shops, restaurants, and hotels, and often plays host to mimes, break-dancers, clowns and artists.

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