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Top things to do in Riviera Nayarit

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Ranked #1 of 46 attractions in Riviera Nayarit
Category: Aquariums
Owner description: Dolphin Adventure, by Vallarta Adventures, provides world- class dolphin experiences in beautiful Vallarta. Located in the... more » Owner description: Dolphin Adventure, by Vallarta Adventures, provides world- class dolphin experiences in beautiful Vallarta. Located in the Nuevo Vallarta marina, our dolphin center offers an unmatched facility to enjoy your marine mammal experience. Designed for guests of all ages and abilities, our award-winning dolphin and sea lion programs offer an intimate encounter and unforgettable experience with some of the ocean’s most incredible animals. During our programs, you will learn about the animals and their behaviors from our expert trainers who are passionate about marine mammals and their work. You will interact with our intelligent, gentle, and playful friends and feel the connection that is created during your encounter. We invite you to join us for the experience of a lifetime. « less
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Splash of Glass (Bucerias)
Ranked #2 of 46 attractions in Riviera Nayarit
Category: Art Galleries
Owner description: We are located on corner of Lazaro Cardenas and Calle Morelos in the beautiful town of Bucerias. We are located one block... more » Owner description: We are located on corner of Lazaro Cardenas and Calle Morelos in the beautiful town of Bucerias. We are located one block from the ocean! We offer classes in lampwork beads, beginning stained glass, fused glass, suncatchers, fused glass jewellry, and glass mosaics. Come on in and take a class!!! We also carry many beautiful products handmade right here in Mexico. « less
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Nuevo Vallarta Beach (Nuevo Vallarta)
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Ranked #3 of 46 attractions in Riviera Nayarit
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Beaches
Category: Beaches
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Accion Tropical (Punta de Mita)
Ranked #4 of 46 attractions in Riviera Nayarit
Category: Educational Sites; Specialty Shops
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Scuba Diving Adventures (Nuevo Vallarta)
Ranked #5 of 46 attractions in Riviera Nayarit
Category: Bodies of Water; Nature and Parks
Owner description: The warm, crystal-clear waters of Banderas Bay and the Mexican Pacific are home to a vast array of sea life making Puerto... more » Owner description: The warm, crystal-clear waters of Banderas Bay and the Mexican Pacific are home to a vast array of sea life making Puerto Vallarta one of Mexico's top diving destinations. Vallarta Adventures is the only PADI Gold Palm/ 5 Star Dive Center in Puerto Vallarta. From conducting PADI certification classes and teaching open water courses to running a dive operation or guiding dive trips around the Pacific, Vallarta Adventures' PADI Professional certification programs will open the door to a whole new world to explore.Vallarta Adventures professional diving instructors combine their expertise with the utmost personal attention in scuba lessons for every level of PADI Certification, for anyone ages 10 years old and older. Whether you are a beginner or a certified diver, Vallarta Adventures offers you the best boats, the best equipment, the best dive sites and qualified and exceptional staff to guide you every step of the way. « less
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Ranked #6 of 46 attractions in Riviera Nayarit
Category: Educational Sites; Landmarks
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Ranked #7 of 46 attractions in Riviera Nayarit
Category: ; National Parks; Nature and Parks
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Tailwind Outdoor Co. (San Francisco)
Ranked #8 of 46 attractions in Riviera Nayarit
Category: Other
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Sayulita Beach (Sayulita)
Ranked #9 of 46 attractions in Riviera Nayarit
Category: Beaches
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Ranked #10 of 46 attractions in Riviera Nayarit
Category: Bodies of Water; Nature and Parks

There are several hiking trails around the lake and there is good birdwatching. Two waterfalls may be visited that are quite spectacular. It's a great place to relax, swim in the... more »

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Ranked #11 of 46 attractions in Riviera Nayarit
Category: Educational Sites; Water sports
Owner description: Dolphin Discovery Puerto Vallarta invites you to live the dream of swimming with dolphins in paradise! With a range of... more » Owner description: Dolphin Discovery Puerto Vallarta invites you to live the dream of swimming with dolphins in paradise! With a range of programs, we have family-friendly adventures for all ages that you will never forget. Located in Aquaventuras Park, you'll enjoy your dolphin experience and a day on the water slides, an adventure full of adrenaline and smiles! « less
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Ranked #12 of 46 attractions in Riviera Nayarit
Category: Gardens; Nature and Parks
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Ranked #13 of 46 attractions in Riviera Nayarit
Owner description: Sayulita Dive and Surf offers scuba diving lessons, diving certification, dive and surf trips in Sayulita and the surrounding... more » Owner description: Sayulita Dive and Surf offers scuba diving lessons, diving certification, dive and surf trips in Sayulita and the surrounding Bay of Banderas area. Thanks to the beauty and depth of the Banderas Bay, Riviera Nayarit & Sayulita is one of the top scuba diving destinations in Mexico. Visibility and ideal water temperature have made both experts and beginners fall in love with the Bay of Banderas « less
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El Anclote (Punta de Mita)
Ranked #14 of 46 attractions in Riviera Nayarit
Category: Beaches
Remote beach area north of Puerto Vallarta accessible by a long winding road along mango groves.
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MexiFit (Sayulita)
Ranked #15 of 46 attractions in Riviera Nayarit
Category: Health Clubs
San Blas River (San Blas)
Ranked #16 of 46 attractions in Riviera Nayarit
Category: Bodies of Water; Nature and Parks
This long and winding river full of exotic birds and wildlife is the perfect backdrop for a water trip.
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Ranked #17 of 46 attractions in Riviera Nayarit
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #18 of 46 attractions in Riviera Nayarit
Category: Beaches
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Sea Life Park Vallarta (Nuevo Vallarta)
Ranked #19 of 46 attractions in Riviera Nayarit
Category: Water Parks; Amusement Parks
Owner description: Experience speed and excitement on the 10 water toboggans; enjoy relaxing and exotic rides down the river; the smaller ones... more » Owner description: Experience speed and excitement on the 10 water toboggans; enjoy relaxing and exotic rides down the river; the smaller ones will have a great time at the children's area, and the older ones will be able to enjoy the pool area. In addition, you may swim with dolphins and be amazed with the shows of these incredible creatures, as well as the talented sea lions and birds. « less
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Las Islitas (San Blas)
Ranked #20 of 46 attractions in Riviera Nayarit
Category: Beaches
Beach on Matanchen Bay.
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Matanchen Bay (San Blas)
Ranked #21 of 46 attractions in Riviera Nayarit
Category: Bodies of Water; Nature and Parks
This beautiful bay lined with restaurants and sandy beaches is the best place to swim in San Blas.
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Bucerias Art Walk (Bucerias)
Ranked #22 of 46 attractions in Riviera Nayarit
Category: Art Galleries; Classes/Workshops
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Playa El Borrego (San Blas)
Ranked #23 of 46 attractions in Riviera Nayarit
Category: Beaches
One of San Blas' main beaches.
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Rancho Manuel (Sayulita)
Ranked #24 of 46 attractions in Riviera Nayarit
Category: Farms; Landmarks
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Ranked #25 of 46 attractions in Riviera Nayarit
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks
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Estudio-Cafe (Nuevo Vallarta)
Ranked #26 of 46 attractions in Riviera Nayarit
Category: Art Galleries
Recognized local artists show in studio by café. Outdoor waterside shows Saturday mornings November thru March.
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Splash Water Park (Nuevo Vallarta)
Ranked #27 of 46 attractions in Riviera Nayarit
Category: Water Parks; Amusement Parks
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Contaduria (San Blas)
Ranked #28 of 46 attractions in Riviera Nayarit
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks
Old hillside fort built in 1770.
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Ranked #29 of 46 attractions in Riviera Nayarit
Category: Museums
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Grand Odyssey Casino (Nuevo Vallarta)
Ranked #30 of 46 attractions in Riviera Nayarit
Category: Casinos
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