If you’re planning a trip to Puerto Vallarta, you have a lot to look forward to. Known as one of the top vacation destinations in the world, this town has no shortage of things to do from morning to night.
Regardless of your age or interests, there is something for everyone in this romantic city. Here are some of the best things to incorporate into your trip when you go.
Walk on The Malecon
Bordering the ocean alongside the downtown streets is the infamous Malecon where you can stroll along and enjoy the sights. You’ll find famous art installations, sand sculptures, and vendors selling all sorts of artisanal goods.
No matter what time of day it is, you’ll find locals and tourists alike dressed in their best clothing walking on this popular boardwalk. It can be a great way to spend a romantic evening with the person that you love, but also completely suitable for little children and even going for a run. Just make sure that you stay aware of your surroundings while crossing since the passing cars can be dangerous.
There are all sorts of places to go in the Puerto Vallarta nightlife scene. If you love dancing, you should check out one of the salsa bars which offer dancing all night long until sunrise.
Or if you’re more into modern music, the Malecon has all sorts of discotheques which play hip-hop and electronic music. There is usually a small cover charge however it often includes a drink.
See a Drag Show
The gay scene in Puerto Vallarta is one of the best in the world!! From the nightclubs to bars, you’ll find a drag show on just about every corner. It can be a great time to check out this kind of an entertaining show.
They welcome people of all kinds and can be some of the best shows you’ve ever seen. Never seen one before? This is your chance!
Go on a Booze Cruise
Going on a booze cruise is a fun way to spend the day on a boat enjoying delicious cocktails. The music plays loudly while you let the boat do the driving, and you do the drinking.
For a flat fee, you drink unlimited alcohol for the day and enjoy a cruise all day overlooking the famous Banderas Bay. Just make sure to wear your sunscreen!
There are all sorts of fantastic restaurants in Puerto Vallarta. However, the most authentic experience you can find is eating a fantastic street taco.
Check out the stands in old town next to the Olas Altas neighborhood. You won’t be disappointed! Your wallet will be happy with you too!