Will you and your family be visiting Puerto Vallarta, Mexico soon? If so, do you want to know about what kind of activities you can enjoy in the area? Travelers are thrilled that Puerto Vallarta is an excellent place for outdoor activities and sports. Located on the Pacific Coast of Mexico, the climate in Banderas Bay is perfect all year round. What kind of outdoor activities are you wanting to enjoy? There, you can partake in scuba diving, hiking, sailing, golfing, Paddleboarding, kayaking, mountain biking, and more. Plus, you can enjoy outdoor activities while being safe from COVID. Read below to learn more about the best outdoor activities you can do in 2021 in Puerto Vallarta.
For starters, paddleboarding is a fun and exciting outdoor activity that you can enjoy in Puerto Vallarta. Whether you are a beginner or advanced, you can rent a paddleboard at local beaches for around $10US/hour. Make sure you wear plenty of sunscreen, a hat and sunglasses because the sun’s rays are extremely strong throughout the year. Before you start paddleboarding, make sure you are in shallow water. Then, gently kneel on the paddleboard’s top, and begin to paddle. When you are able to get through the waves, then you can try to stand up on the board. Next, start steering the paddleboard in the direction you want to go. You may be able to see dolphins, vibrant fish, sea turtles, and birds when you are paddleboarding in Banderas Bay.
Golfing in Puerto Vallarta
Next, golfing is another fun activity you can enjoy in PV. Are you and your family golf lovers? If you are, then you will be happy to hear that Puerto Vallarta has several outstanding world-class golf courses. The area also has golf courses that were designed by golfing legends such as Jack Nicklaus and Greg Norman. Many of the golf courses in PV have stunning views of the ocean and lush jungle. A few of the most popular golf courses in Banderas Bay include the Pacific Golf Course in Punta Mita, Marina Vallarta Golf Course, and the Vista Vallarta Club de Golf. Make sure you make your tee time reservation ahead of time, because golfing is a very popular PV outdoor activity.
Thirdly, another popular outdoor activity you can enjoy in Puerto Vallarta is sport fishing. You and your family can spend the entire day cruising through Banderas Bay and have a fabulous time. Make sure you wear sunscreen when you are sport fishing. Marlin is the most common fish you can catch in the Banderas Bay, and some of the local restaurants will even cook your catch for you. There is nothing better than having freshly caught fish.
Scuba Diving in Vallarta
Next, scuba diving is a very popular activity to enjoy in the area. Beginner and advanced scuba divers will enjoy diving in Banderas Bay. The area is ideal for diving because the currents in the bay are generally quite mild. There are several excellent scuba diving spots including Los Arcos and the Marieta Islands. Make sure you book a scuba diving tour in advance where you will be taken out by a boat to explore the area’s top diving spots.
Kitesurfing and Sailing
Last but not least, kitesurfing and sailing are two more popular activities to enjoy in Puerto Vallarta. Kitesurfing is an adrenaline pumping activity that is very popular in Banderas Bay. If you don’t know how to kitesurf, then you can take lessons. Make sure to plan your visit accordingly as the windy season occurs from early spring through early summer. Likewise, sailing is excellent in Banderas Bay. You can reserve a sailing boat if you are an experienced sailor. If you need sailing lessons, you can take them as well.
You have just ready the top Puerto Vallarta outdoor activities to enjoy on your next vacation. If you have been looking for a place to stay for your Puerto Vallarta vacation, then you should check out Garza Blanca. Garza Blanca is operated by the award winning Tafer Hotels & Resorts that has more than 3 decades of experience in the industry. In addition to their property in PV, they have luxury resorts in Cabo and Cancun, too. Plus, they also offer a points based timeshare ownership program for qualified travelers who always want to have world class vacations. Contact Garza Blanca today for more information. You deserve to pamper your family, so start planning your vacation to Puerto Vallarta now!