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Los Arcos

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“mismaloya beach”(17 reviews)
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Los Arcos National Marine Park, Puerto Vallarta 48300, Mexico
+52 322 146 2139
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This beautiful Los Arcos National Marine Park is located out at sea between two beaches, Mismaloya beach, and Las Gemelas. At the park, you’ll find caves, deep tunnels, arches and a striking reef. It is said that the waters around the islands are also the...More

Thank richardderothschild
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having dived in cancun on a couple of occasions my husband & much preferred this marine park. We were so lucky with the marine life we saw & the coral has more life. The price we paid was also allot cheaper & the equipment appeared...More

Thank rachellog
Reviewed 1 week ago

Rented a panga for daughters n granddaughter for sightseeing and snorkeling on Southshore. Los Arcos is about the smoothest, safest and prettiest area and so close. Clear after and "conditioned" schools,of colorful fish surround you. Especially when I tossed a handful of Cheerios over them....More

Thank jstringerbiz
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was one of several dive sites I hit while in PV, and it was among my favorite due to the marine life. There wasn't what I'd call a lot of marine life (compared to other sites I've dived), but there was a decent amount...More

Thank Dale S
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I went snorkeling at Los Arcos with Ecotours De Mexico, based on the recommendation of a long time friend who now lives in Puerto Vallarta. Our guide was Margarita (sorry but I've likely misspelled her name). She is an excellent guide and...More

Thank Sonny H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited Los Arcos with a tour (Mike’s Tours) and even though is beautiful, snorkeling there could be rough as there is a strong water current. Be careful if you go on this tour. Folks are very friendly, but during snorkeling, you are pretty much...More

Thank PR_FelixN
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent snorkeling and scuba diving. Beautiful scenery and very clear water. Lots of sea life to see and appreciate.

Thank Detlev S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Warm water snorkeling in natural caves. What more can you ask for? It's seriously stunning when you drive by but when you take a boat and hop in the water to swim through, it's a whole other level. It's a must do if you're in...More

Thank Howard H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took a tour to snorkel. A lot of great fish around the rocks, but watch out for small jelly fish. You cannot hardly see them, about the size of a dime or smaller, and the tide brought them in about half way through the snorkeling....More

Thank Scott T
Reviewed August 8, 2018

Good snorkel but way to crowded.Lots of fish just to many towers going and the one boat through fish food in the water and did that bring the fish.

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Kevin H
September 11, 2017|
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Response from bbethgood | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend buying a boat tour.
Evan A
June 4, 2017|
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Response from rogeria l | Reviewed this property |
There is a path down to the beach close to the local bus stop and plenty of people offering any service you might like including a boat and snorkelling gear to get out to Los Arcos.
February 22, 2017|
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Response from Wyldecamp | Reviewed this property |
Marietas Islands would be my recommendation over Los Arcos. It is unique and very cool. Research the tour companies for that trip and pick one that has smaller group sizes and goes early before all the crowds come. They... More