Puerto Vallarta Sights

We’ve compiled the best of the best in Puerto Vallarta - browse our top choices for the top things to see during your stay.

Browse Sights

View All 81

(81 out of 81 results)

Fodor's Choice

Area

View All 117

Riviera Nayarit 20

[+]

North of Banderas Bay 12

Nuevo Vallarta to Punta Mita 6

Punta Mita 1

Sayulita 1

San Blas 13

South of Puerto Vallarta 12

[+]

Cabo Corrientes 3

Southern Banderas Bay 8

Costalegre 12

Mascota 8

El Centro 6

Marina Vallarta 4

Zona Romántica 4

San Sebastián 2

Nuevo Vallarta 2

Talpa de Allende 1

Olas Atlas 1

Zona Hotelera 1

Show More +
Category

View All 88

Archaeological Site/ Ruins 1

Arts/ Performance Venue 1

Beach–Sight 45

Body Of Water/ Waterfall 1

Building/ Architectural Site 1

Dam 1

Educational Institution 1

Festival–Sight 1

Garden/ Arboretum 1

Historic District/ Site 1

Information Center 1

Island 2

Local Interest–Sight 1

Marina/ Pier/ Dock 1

Market/ Bazaar 1

Museum/ Gallery 3

Nature Preserve/ Wildlife Refuge 4

Plaza/ Square/ Piazza 1

Promenade/ Boardwalk 1

Religious Building/ Site/ Shrine 7

Spa–Sight 6

Tour–Sight 4

Town/ Village 5

Transportation Site (Airport, Bus, Ferry, Train) 1

Viewpoint/ Scenic Overlook 1

Zoo/ Aquarium 1

Show More +
Best For

View All 11

Family 9

Puerto Vallarta Sights

Showing 81 out of 81 Results

Filter Results
Clear All Filters

Sort By:

  • Alphabetical
  • Fodor's Choice
  • Lowest Price
  • Highest Price

Alta Vista Petroglyphs

  • Archaeological Site/Ruins

Even though it's not a typical excursion for tourists, the Alta Vista petroglyphs offer an interesting and different day in the outdoors.

Archaeological Museum

  • Museum/Gallery

Pre-Columbian figures and Indian artifacts are on display at the Archaeological Museum. There's a general explanation of Western Pacific...

Basilica de Talpa

  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

On the large plaza, the Basilica de Talpa is the main show in town. The twin-spire limestone temple is Gothic with neoclassic elements.

Boca de Naranjo

  • Beach–Sight

A couple of miles north of La Peñita, a dusty road leads to this long, secluded sandy beach with excellent swimming. The rutted dirt...

Casa Museo de Doña Conchita

  • Local Interest–Sight

You're welcome any time at the Casa Museo de Doña Conchita. The aged but affable lady loves to show visitors photos of her venerable...

Cerro de San Basilio

  • Viewpoint/Scenic Overlook

For a bird's-eye view of the town and coast, hike or drive up Calle Juárez, the main drag, to Cerro de San Basilio. Contaduría. ...

Cerro de la Cruz

  • Town/Village

The countryside just outside town is ideal for hikes and drives. From Mascota's plaza you can walk up Calle Morelos out of town to Cerro...

Chacala

  • Beach–Sight

Some 30 km (19 miles) north of Rincón de Guayabitos, Chacala is another 9 km (5 miles) from the highway through exuberant vegetation.

Church of Our Lady of Guadalupe

  • Building/Architectural Site

The Church of Our Lady of Guadalupe is dedicated to the patron saint of Mexico and of Puerto Vallarta. The holy mother's image, by Ignacio...

Contaduría

  • Historic District/Site

Cannons protect the ruined Contaduría, built during colonial times when San Blas was New Spain's first official port. ...

Advertisement

Book A Trip
  • HOTELS

  • FLIGHTS

  • PACKAGES

  • CARS