Lying on the Pacific coast of Mexico is a stretch called the Mexican Riviera. Puerto Vallarta, one of the most popular tourist destinations here, exudes old-world colonial charm with all the modern touches of a resort locale. When you choose one of the hotels near the Puerto Vallarta Cruise Port, you can access both. You have seen this city in famous movies like "The Night of the Iguana," "Predator," and "Limitless," and the TV show "The Love Boat;" now come experience it yourself!
If you stay in one of the hotels close to the Puerto Vallarta Cruise Port, take a walk down to see the great behemoth ships docking in one of three berths. Continually serving the cruise industry since the 1960s, the terminal is a constant buzz of activity. Even though the port is big enough to accommodate full-size cruise ships up to 964 feet long, smaller boats also dock here that you can catch for day cruises around the bay. Enjoy the latest in modern conveniences in the marina, including exchanging currency, souvenir shopping, and lunch and Wi-Fi at the cybercafes.
Look for cheap hotels near the Puerto Vallarta Cruise Port so you have room in your budget for all the fun stuff to do. Relax under an umbrella in the sand and order a cerveza or margarita on any of the 16 beaches. Pick one along the southern coastal area for snorkeling and cove exploring. Photo buffs can click away on eco-tours of dolphins and humpback whales who love to breed here in the winter. The center of town is a hub of shopping and eating. From your hotel in Puerto Vallarta, walk the cobblestone streets in the historic section of the city right up to the jungle and take the family on an unforgettable photo safari.
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