Must-do’s on your Christmas Vacation in PV


When you think about vacationing in Puerto Vallarta the first thing that comes to mind is the beach! But did you know that PV has a wide variety of other activities for you to enjoy away from the beach? Whether your with your partner, friends or travelling alone, Puerto Vallarta is the perfect place for fun in the sun. So which activities are the best? Here are our recommendations for things to do on your PV getaway. 


Discover the Mountains of San Sebastian del Oeste

San Sebastián del Oeste is a Pueblo Mágico near Puerto Vallarta. Approximately an hour north of Puerto Vallarta, San Sebastian is located in the heart of the Sierra Madre Mountain Range. This charming colonial town offers the complete cultural experience. Discover its breathtaking landscapes from “La Bufa” - a perfect place to snap a photo, or simply meander through its cobblestone streets to admire the crumbling architecture and terracotta rooftops of the local homes. Visit the town church, a coffee plantation, numerous tequila factories and even the town jail! You’re sure to create lasting memories with you visit this Pueblo Magico.   


Dive into nature

If you’re a nature lover, than you simply must visit the Botanical Gardens in Puerto Vallarta. The property is home to numerous exotic flora and fauna, many of which are extremely rare and in danger of extinction. The orchid conservatory will surely be a highlight with more than 300 species native to mexico. Afterwards, enjoy a tasty lunch at the restaurant “Hacienda de Oro”, a portion of the proceeds go toward the conservation of this beautiful natural sanctuary.  


A colorful Pueblo Magico

Sayulita is one of the most colorful Magic Towns in Mexico. Located just north of Puerto Vallarta, Sayulita is a surfers paradise. It’s the perfect place for both beginners and seasoned surfers because the waves range in size from one side of the beach to the other. After surfing, stroll through the colorful streets and cool off with “Nieve de Garrafa” - local artisan ice cream! 

Enjoy a day of sand and sun in this quaint Pueblo Magico. Don’t forget to try out the local restaurants, Sayulita has some of the best seafood in Puerto Vallarta! 


The beach is only the beginning!

Puerto Vallarta is so much more than a beach. Where the mountains meet the sea, this beautiful city has a wide variety of adventure eco-tours for you to enjoy. Become one with nature and test your skills at ziplining, 4-wheeling, hiking or rappelling - these are just a few of the activities that you can enjoy during your Christmas vacation!


What are you waiting for?! Pack your bags because Almar Resort Luxury LGBT Beach Front Experience has a gorgeous oceanfront suite with your name on it! Sit back and relax while enjoying a panoramic view of Banderas Bay and enjoy your Christmas vacation to the fullest. And why not? Maybe invite some friends too! 


Photo: Canopy River