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Paddle Zone

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Paddle Zone is a family owned and locally-operated company created to share the intrinsic treasures of the Banderas Bay with the public by way of ecologically-friendly sports and recreation services. Offering equipment rental, professional lessons...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
| Puerto Vallarta, Mismaloya 49421, Mexico
+52 1 322 153 1967
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful kayaking trip out to Los Arcos where we paddled through caves, enjoyed the sunset, and discovered the beauty of bioluminescent plankton, birds, and sea turtles. Our guides were professional: friendly, safety-focused, excellent story tellers. I won't lie: the paddle back in to the shore...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank magistrarose
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The team at Paddlezone were so great. Armando took our family of 9 out during kind of a crazy rough day but once we got out off the beach it was great. We did not get to go into the caves due to the waves...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kenziedog
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Guides are professional and informative. We were very impressed with the entire experience!It was a lovely time.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Elaina H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I did the sunset excursion for 1000 pesos (50 USD) and had an amazing time. Roberto, our tour guide, was so friendly! Was pleasantly surprised upon our return to fried plantains, fresh cut fruit, and hot chocolate!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Anna Y
Reviewed December 16, 2018 via mobile

This was definitely worth getting up early. Being in the water during the dark hours into the morning with such a fun, knowledgeable, and nice guide made this such a unique experience. It was having Los Arcos all to ourselves with someone passionate about being...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jspeazywithbeans
Reviewed November 29, 2018

My whole family loved this kayak/SUP outing. Our guides, Armando and Ernesto, were both outstanding. They were very patient with our group, which ranged in age from 11 to 79. My mother, who was worried that she was too old for such a strenuous activity,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

We stumbled on this company when looking for a way to snorkel at Los Arcos. They offer the best way to get there - either by Kayak or Stand up paddle board. It was a quick Uber ride to Mismaloya beach. You start with a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 789ryanm
Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend surprised me with a paddle board sunset/full moon tour here. I wasn’t very comfortable on the paddle board since I have only done it twice. Armando our guide immediately called for someone to bring me a kayak which was great! Another employee brought...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Lisa Q
Reviewed November 22, 2018 via mobile

This was something very unique, I'm an experienced traveler to Puerto Vallarta and I found this on trip advisor while looking for new adventures in the area. This was an adventure and half! We easily booked online and it was very very easy to find....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Justin G
Reviewed November 21, 2018

My husband and I did the personal guided kayaking tour which included snorkeling around los Arcos. Fantastic experience, and our guide Alejandro (sp??) was amazing in describing a bit of area history. We highly recommend this to anyone who loves to kayak and snorkel without...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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December 26, 2017|
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Response from AlH1027 | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hi yes we have a safe place to save your belongings
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Response from PaddleZonePV | Property representative |
We have been open for eleven months and during this time have consistently been given the opportunity to observe bioluminescent plankton in Los Arcos Marine Park and Mismaloya Bay. While of course the presence of... More