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Marietas Islands

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Address: Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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+52 322 297 1212
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US$ 75.00*
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Whale Watching Snorkeling Trip at Marietas Islands National Park
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US$ 90.00*
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Marieta Island Snorkel Tour from Sayulita
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US$ 149.00*
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Scuba Dive Tour in Marietas Island from Sayulita

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Great Day Out

We loved this trip. The catamaran is comfortable and stable with open sides all round so nobody on the boat felt queezy. On the way to the islands we had breakfast and we're... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We loved this trip. The catamaran is comfortable and stable with open sides all round so nobody on the boat felt queezy. On the way to the islands we had breakfast and we're entertained by the Captain, Keven, and his crew, and had time to soak up the sun and the sea views. Once there, my husband stayed on the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

A must do if you can swim. What an incredible experience..."George" was a great guide and even towed one of our members who got tired fighting the current... Karen

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Waukesha, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I don't normally write reviews unless a place or business really stands out, but I felt this trip deserves it. The boat ride out is a little chilly if you are not dressed properly- my own fault. The snorkeling conditions were not great due to cool weather and overcast- situation beyond their control. However, everything else deserves an A+. The... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great snorkeling adventure, excellent bird watching. Whales and dolphins dancing through the water on the boat ride over and back. Interior access to the islands no longer available to preserve the environment.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had a very fun trip to the Marietas Islands. There was snorkeling, kayaking, and paddle boarding...or just sunning and enjoying the view of the island. Great bird watching at this national park island as well!

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Palos Heights, IL
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Boat ride was smooth sailing as we watched the sunrise. Staff was helpful getting snorkel gear on and making sure everyone was engaged. Captain Emelio made extra efforts to locate whales. If you like birds, we saw Blue Footed Boobies, The staff worked so hard to entertain us with their song and dance.

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St. Thomas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Took Marietas Island tour with Vallarta Adventures and experienced good snorkeling, kayaking, whale migration in great time of year. Whale Watch sightings on return to the Marina (pods of whales, spouts and multiple dives). Fabulous treat....Left snow and cold temperatures behind!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

The crew, the ride, the snorkeling...the whales, the entertainment. If you want to have a good time...this is it!!! #sbk

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Spokane, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I took the advice from other reviewers and from a local that I met on the plane. We drove to Punta de Mita and found the pangga boat drivers easily. - right off the road. We wanted to snorkel, see the islands and not pay the over $100 per person I had seen. We only had to pay $175 for... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our 2nd time visiting with Vallarta Adventures. The ride out was a bit choppy so advise taking Gravol prior. Several guests were puking. The snorkelling is good and a guide led us around in the water. Many guests also paddle boarded and kayaked although it was a bit choppy that day. If possible, best to pick a hot,... More 

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