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Estero de El Salado

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Estero de el Salado | Frente a Plaza Iguana, Puerto Vallarta 48333, Mexico
+52 322 175 7539
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Amazing naturepark

We went to area with local bus and place was easy to find after Gallerias and before Marina. Tour... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Joggeri
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All-round excellent

The largest protected area in Latin America, unfortunate but all the more precious. Many birds... read more

Reviewed March 30, 2017
ACHJ
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Estero de el Salado | Frente a Plaza Iguana, Puerto Vallarta 48333, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to area with local bus and place was easy to find after Gallerias and before Marina. Tour was with spanish and english and first time english guide survived very well. 😊 It was nice to see different birds and crabs but unfortunately we...More

Thank Joggeri
Reviewed March 30, 2017

The largest protected area in Latin America, unfortunate but all the more precious. Many birds, iguanas, small crocodiles (for reasons you will learn there). Knowledgeable and helpful group of people working here and dedicated to preserving the space. I came with my family including a...More

1  Thank ACHJ
Reviewed March 22, 2017 via mobile

We took the city bus here from the Sheraton hotel, we contacted them by email the day before and they responded promptly. We paid when we arrived. It is a lovely ecological zone, we had a great boat tour of mangroves, we saw many crocs...More

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Reviewed March 5, 2017

We took our grandchildren ages 7 and 5 years old there yesterday. They had been last year and wanted to go back again. You should make reservations or don't be sure you will get on a tour. You can make them online and pay when...More

Thank winteringinPV
Reviewed February 17, 2017

Having read about this, a friend and I wanted to go.We tried calling many times and asked the concierge to help us. We were told it was open at two different times for tours and the concierge sent an email to book space. Our concierge...More

Thank joanz359
Reviewed December 18, 2016

Noted this preserve on eBird while scouting our cruise from San Diego. Explored it on a whim and found the entrance just a short walk from the ship. Lucked into joining a boat trip. A well done tour, many birds, one baby croc, one large...More

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Reviewed June 8, 2016

This is a tour in and of itself for nature lovers and or nature conservationists. We went on quite a hot day,husband , myself and our grandson who is 6. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and you could see loved his job and work....More

Thank bezerk
Reviewed April 28, 2016

We found this tour very informative. We saw quite a few different species of birds and quite few crocs! Our tour guide was very well informed. It is relaxing to drift on the water in between the mangroves...so surreal.

1  Thank Deneen_12
Reviewed March 16, 2016

Some time ago there was a plan to expand the marina area to three times its present size. They had begun to clear a swatch of mangrove along a river that feeds into the present day marina. The people of Puerto Vallarta rallied to save...More

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Reviewed March 3, 2016 via mobile

Claudia was our wonderful and knowledgeable guide. Her enthusiasm and passion for the sanctuary is contagious. I'm glad we took the time to go and look forward to taking grandchildren the next time we're in Puerto Vallarta.

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bezerk
March 30, 2016|
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Response from Chuck333 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry Bezerk. I didn't realize that was you. Of course you know how to PM JR 😏
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warren r
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Response from Find_Tom | Reviewed this property |
look up estero el salada puerta vallarta in google and open their website. (not allowed to put website links here). Click on the flag for English then click on Contact Us. You will find tour times, phone numbers and an... More
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