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Marietas Islands & Playa del Amor From Puerto Vallarta with Lunch

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Set sail on a speedboat from Puerto Vallarta, across Banderas Bay, and make your way to the uninhabited Marietas Islands! Spend some quality time at the hidden island of Playa del Amor or Lovers’ Beach here.


  • Escape Puerto Vallarta on a speedboat and sail your way through the Banderas Bay towards the Marietas Islands

  • Enjoy soft sand beaches and spectacular views of the sea from the high cliffs here

  • Your expert tour guide will lead you to the hidden beach of Playa del Amor or Lovers’ Beach

  • Spend some quality time swimming, taking photographs and bonding with your loved ones here

  • Your ticket includes lunch and round-trip transfers by boat


  • Entrance to Playa del Amor - Hidden Beach

  • Entrance to the Nopalera beach (if weather conditions permit)

  • Snorkeling equipment

  • Expert English or Spanish-speaking guide

  • Water and soft drinks

  • Lunch (ham and cheese baguette)

  • Fruit

  • Round-trip transfers by boat


  • Gratuities

  • Personal expenses

  • Conservation contribution 90 MXN per person

  • Admission to maritime terminal entrance surcharge 28 MXN per person

  • Hotel transfers

Cancellation policy

These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

Make the best of your Mexican vacation as you set sail on a 30-foot speedboat along Banderas Bay, until you reach the volcanic islands, popularly known as the Marietas Islands. Located just off the tip of Punta Mita, this archipelago, with all its beauty have never been inhabited by humans, only wildlife. Follow your expert guide and explore the island. You can see a great variety of birds here, enjoy the feel of the sand on the beaches, and go for a dive in the crystalline waters, as you observe the exotic marine life underwater.

Later, make your way to Playa del Amor, or Lovers’ Beach. This hard-to-access spot, is located within a huge crater and is the most sought-after location by tourists. Enjoy your time on this hidden island by going swimming, relaxing and taking photos. Feast on a delicious lunch before heading back to Puerta Vallarta.

Ticket Information

This ticket has the following variants that you can choose from:

  • English-Guided Tour

  • Spanish-Guided Tour

Important Information

  • Comfortable clothes (beachwear) and shoes are recommended

  • Please bring sunscreen, your sunglasses, a towel, your camera and spending money

  • Remember to arrive at least 30 minutes before the departure time

  • An additional surcharge of 90 MXN per person for the conservation contribution for Marietas Islands is payable on the day of your activity

  • An additional surcharge of 28 MXN per person for admission to the maritime terminal is payable on the day of your activity

  • For safety reasons, pregnant women are not permitted to participate in the tour and only children over 8 years old can snorkel

  • If you have been recently operated upon or suffer from any condition that limits you physically (for example, back problems), please mention it at the time of booking

  • Children 12 years old and younger are not allowed access to the private beach

  • Access to Lovers Beach is very limited. Children 2 and younger are not allowed


Wed to Sun: 9 AM to 2 PM

Discounted Tickets

Ages 2-12yrs enjoy reduced pricing (carry a valid photo ID)

  • Your voucher will be emailed to you instantly

  • Please display your mobile voucher along with a valid photo ID to your guide

  • If you have purchased reduced-price tickets, please carry your valid photo ID proof for verification

  • Kindly ensure that you arrive 30 minutes before the start time of your tour to avoid any delays

Meeting Point

  • Your meeting point is at Muelle Los Peines

  • Address: Los Peines s/n, Villa Las Flores, 48333 Puerto Vallarta, Jal., Mexico

  • To locate the meeting point on Google Maps, simply search for - Muelle Los Peines
    Get Directions to the Meeting Point

Getting There

  • Catch bus #C25, C27, PT23C, PT35C or T01 to get to Los Peines y Avenida Francisco Medina Ascencio

  • The meeting point is just a few meters away from here


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