Route & dates
Start: Puerto Vallarta
Puerto Vallarta— 2 nights
Guadalajara— 2 nights
End: Puerto Vallarta
Tue, May 12 - Sat, May 16
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Boasting a coastline made for perfectly framed photographs of romantic sunsets, Puerto Vallarta continuously ranks among the world's top tourist resorts.Step out of Puerto Vallarta with an excursion to Vallarta Botanical Gardens in Cabo Corrientes--about 58 minutes away. There's still lots to do: kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parish of Our Lady of Guadalupe, explore the striking landscape of Los Arcos, and indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink.
For maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Puerto Vallarta sightseeing app.
The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Puerto Vallarta. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can travel to Guadalajara.
Things to do in Puerto Vallarta
Vallarta Botanical Gardens
Pearl of the West
One of Mexico's cultural hubs, Guadalajara represents the home of mariachi music and hosts numerous large-scale events, ranging from international film festivals to celebrated book fairs.Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): admire the masterpieces at Museo Pantaleon Panduro, explore the galleries of Del Corazon de la Tierra- Gallery, and then see the interesting displays at Instituto Cultural Cabanas. On your second day here, browse the collection at Biblioteca publica Juan Jose Arreola, pause for some serene contemplation at Expiatory Temple, and then get a sense of history and politics at Palacio de Gobierno.
To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Guadalajara driving holiday planner.
Traveling by flight from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Guadalajara when traveling from Puerto Vallarta in May, with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Guadalajara
Biblioteca publica Juan Jose Arreola, Museo Pantaleon Panduro
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