Snorkelling and Cruise From Puerto Vallarta to Marietas Island

Marina Vallarta
7 hours


Explore the enigmatic marine life of Mexico and the Bay of Banderas on this full day tour. Snorkel and discover the underwater wonderland or just kayak along the calm waters of the Marietas Island.

Why to buy

  • Experience the scuba diving, snorkelling or kayaking
  • Explore the marine life of Mexico
  • Enjoy a delicious breakfast and lunch on this tour


Wake up at the crack of dawn as you start your day filled with excitement and fun when you take this tour. Be sure to reach the Vallarta Centre in Nuevo Vallarta or the Maritime Terminal in Puerto Vallarta by 7:30 so you start with no hassle.

Start your adventure as you map the waters and sail towards the Bay of Banderas. As you aboard the ship you will relish on some amazing continental breakfast. After you have arrived at the bay, you will get an exciting opportunity to observe the sea for Pacific Bottlenose dolphins, spotted dolphins and spinner dolphins which are the major inhabitants. Watch these great mammals as they dunk and pierce into the water and live about as the ocean is their playground. You can also sip on some beverages onboard which is equipped with an open bar and glide towards the Northern tip of Banderas Bay, so you get to explore the magnificent marine life.

As you anchor, your guide will walk you through the riches of marine life and what you might encounter in this area. The waters here are home for the whales, giant manta rays and indigenous birds such as footed booby and red-billed tropicbird. Once you have upped you adventure ante, you will move on to Marietas Islands. Here you will select your aquatic activity from kayaking, snorkeling or scuba diving, so you get to explore the underwater world. Dive into the water and observe the ecosystem or choose kayaking and just sail along the calm water as each has its own beauty. Once you have ended your journey head back to Puerto Vallarta and then your hotel with unforgeable memories.

Continental breakfast
Lunch and open bar
Safety equipment
Hotel transfers
Scuba diving fee
Natural reserve federal tax


7 hours
Monday 7:30 AM Tuesday 7:30 AM Wednesday 7:30 AM Thursday 7:30 AM Friday 7:30 AM Saturday 7:30 AM Sunday 7:30 AM 
Language used
Type of Guide/Tour
Expert Guide
Child allowed age
0 - 11 years
Pickup point
Vallarta Centre
End point
Vallarta Centre

Good to know

  • We recommend you carry your swim wear and an extra pair of clothes for emergency.

Additional Information

  • There are two different pick-up point: 7:30 – Vallarta center in Nuevo Vallarta and 8:00 AM at the Maritime Terminal in Puerto Vallarta. Be sure the reaching the meeting point 15 minutes prior to the starting time so you have a hassle-free experience.

Cancellation policy

  • Please refer to your booking for cancellation policy.


Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico
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