Los Arcos Marine Natural Area
Offshore of Mismaloya 12 km south of Puerto Vallarta.
The area has been a National Marine Park since 1984. The
area is protected as a breeding ground for pelicans, boobies
and other sea birds. The park is a popular snorkeling
destination both for the rocks themselves and for the dead
coral fossilized coral beds that surround them.
Puerto Vallarta Botanical Gardens
Agaves and other native plants, orchids, restaurant, river
swimming - 20 km South of Puerto Vallarta
Puerto Vallarta Zoological Gardens
With 350 animals, and located in a forested setting in