Puerto Vallarta Trip

Marietas Island Tour

marietas island from above

Exploring Natural Wonders: The Enchanting Marietas Islands and the Island of Love

Embark on a journey of natural wonders as we delve into the hidden treasures of the Marietas Islands Tour and the captivating allure of the Island of Love. Join us for an enchanting exploration of pristine landscapes, diverse marine life, and the secret beauty that awaits in this unique coastal paradise.

Throughout the journey, our naturalist guide, an expert in marine life, will explain the wonders and benefits of the bay’s ecosystem. Once we reach the park, you’ll have the opportunity to enjoy thrilling water activities such as snorkeling, swimming, kayaking, or paddleboarding while exploring the astonishing marine fauna. From birds like the blue-footed booby, the brown booby, and frigates to underwater creatures like needlefish, pufferfish, octopus, and turtles, the experience is truly fascinating.

The visit to La Nopalera beach, along with water activities such as snorkeling, kayaking, and paddleboarding, will allow you to immerse yourself even further in the natural beauty. Additionally, you’ll have access to a hidden beach known as the Love Beach. It’s crucial to note that due to the significance of the ecosystem, visits to the Marietas Islands are regulated by the CONANP (National Commission of Protected Natural Areas), and there are certain limitations that must be respected to ensure minimal impact.

Children aged 12 and above can participate in the activities when accompanied by an adult.

What's included in this tour

Included in the price of this Tour:

  • American Breakfast (pancakes, eggs with ham, fruit, coffee, and orange juice)
  • Lunch (hamburger, shrimp, pesto pasta, and salad)
  • National open bar after the activities.
  • Non-alcoholic welcome drinks.
  • Equipment for water activities (kayaks, paddleboarding, and snorkeling).

**Upon return, alcoholic beverages are served once outside the perimeter of the Marietas Islands (approximately 1.5 km). Consuming alcohol within the islands’ perimeter is prohibited by the CONANP (National Commission of Protected Natural Areas).

Not Included:

  • Port tax: ($30 MXN)
  • CONANP tax bracelet: ($120 MXN).
  • Tips
  • Photography and video

Feel free to reach out if you have any further questions or if you’re ready to embark on this extraordinary adventure!

Please make your reservation at least 5 days before your scheduled boarding.

Tour Schedule:

  • Departure Time: 9:00 am
  • Approximate Duration: 8 hours
  • Departure Point: Puerto Mágico
  • Important: Please ensure you arrive 30 minutes before the scheduled departure time.

Feel free to contact us for further assistance or to secure your spot on this incredible whale-watching adventure!

Important Notes:

  • Payment: Please ensure you have cash on hand for the payment of the port tax and bracelet cost. These fees are not included in the tour price.
  • Cash Only: Payments for the port tax and bracelet cost must be made in cash, as card transactions may not be accepted.
  • Recommended Age: The tour is not recommended for infants or very young children. The nature of the experience may not be suitable for their comfort.
  • Service Animals: If you are bringing a service animal, make sure to have all necessary documentation to confirm its status.
  • Timing: Arrive at least 30 minutes before the scheduled departure time to ensure a smooth boarding process.

Feel free to contact us if you have any further questions or if you’re ready to book your whale-watching adventure!

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) – Marietas Island Tour:

Q: Is the port tax included in the tour price?

A: No, the port tax of $32 MXN Pesos is not included. Please be prepared to cover this additional fee.

Q: Are tips for the crew included in the tour cost?

A: Tips are not included. While not mandatory, they are appreciated for exceptional service.

Q: What does the bracelet cost cover?

A: The bracelet cost is an additional expense not included in the tour price.

Q: How far in advance should I make a reservation?

A: We recommend making a reservation at least 5 days before your planned boarding.

Q: Where does the tour depart from?

A: The tour departs from Puerto Mágico. Please ensure you arrive 30 minutes before the scheduled departure time.

Q: Is there an onboard naturalist guide during the tour?

A: Yes, an onboard naturalist guide will enhance your tour experience with valuable insights.

Q: What time does the tour start, and how long does it last?

A: The tour departs at 9:00 am, and the approximate duration is 8 hours.

Q: Can passengers bring their own food on board?

A: No, outside food is not permitted during the tour.

Q: Are pets allowed on the tour?

A: No, pets are not permitted unless they are service animals. In such cases, proper documentation must be provided to confirm their status.

Feel free to contact us if you have any additional questions or if you’re ready to book your whale-watching adventure!

Disclaimer: Weather Conditions

Please be aware that whale-watching tours are subject to weather conditions. While we make every effort to provide a safe and enjoyable experience, we cannot control or be held responsible for sudden changes in weather that may impact the tour.

Cancellation Policy: In the event of unfavorable weather conditions, the safety of our passengers is our top priority. If the tour needs to be canceled due to weather, we will make every effort to reschedule. However, if rescheduling is not possible, and the client chooses to cancel, there will be no refunds for the deposit.

We appreciate your understanding and cooperation. Your safety is our utmost concern, and we strive to ensure a positive and secure experience during our whale-watching tour.




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