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Los Arcos National Marine Park, Puerto Vallarta 48300, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

our fist snorkeling experience, great tour guides and atmosphere! A must try for all age. Great water views

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Ec0407
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took a tour from Mismaloya with Sergio (Galilea Boat Charters). It was great to see all the nesting pelicans as we circled Los Arcos. Stopped and had a good snorkeling adventure there as well. For those familiar with the Caribbean, you may be disappointed...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I saw everything from acrobats to a line-up of costumed dancers on a parade to great sculptures of bulls...get some aqua fresca to drink!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Jlgxx
Reviewed May 9, 2019

we rent a Panga in Mismaloya, Lobo (real name Ricardo) was the captain. He took us snorkel and we were a little scare to go in the ocean by ourselves so he swam with us, We swam through the arcs and he found an Octopus,...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Chula31
Reviewed May 7, 2019

We always stay at Casa Demae II when in PV which is very close to the arches. Los Arcos is accessible by Kayak and Stand Up Paddle board from the house which is amazing. I would recommend taking a Kayak out first as if you...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank sevenest
Reviewed April 23, 2019

We actually snorkeled to the arches but I'd recommend a boat tour for this, or Scuba. Lot's of exotic sea creatures to see.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank stevehurwitz
Reviewed April 15, 2019

Los Arcos is a beautiful place! The best part of this excursion was the ride to the destination. Along the way, we saw a humpback whale, a fin whale, bottlenose dolphins, and speckled dolphins. The dolphins swam next to the boat, and the boat captain...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Joan R
Reviewed April 13, 2019

We stayed at Barcelo in Mismaloya so hired a boat off the beach for $15 per person. It was only a short boat ride to Los Arcos from there.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank lacvert
Reviewed March 21, 2019 via mobile

We have been snorkeling at many places in the world and I have to say this was by far the worst. The water was not clear and we barely saw any fish. I literally saw 3 puffer fish and 3 blue fish. The water was...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 19, 2019 via mobile

It's a lovely place where snorkeling has a real purpose. The water tends to be clear, however during the summer the vast amount of plankton can turn it hazy. The water's warm and moderately deep. Great scenery and safe bay cruises. Have fun!

Date of experience: March 2019
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Ruth A
March 8, 2019|
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Response from Frank E | Reviewed this property |
You can get a nice day trip including beverages, alcoholic beverages lunch and snorkeling gear for around $60 us. Try Vallarta adventures. Hope this helps!
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Ruth A
March 8, 2019|
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Response from Caitlyn A | Reviewed this property |
We paid $30 a person and stayed at the Grand Fiesta Americana which isn't too far. We purchased our boat ride from a vendor on the beach.
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Journey495181
February 15, 2019|
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Response from Dale S | Reviewed this property |
I went to the site with PV Ocean Tours (Marc and Alun), they are located very close to Los Arcos.
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