8 days in Jalisco Itinerary

8 days in Jalisco Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Mexico City
Fly:  3 h 15 min
Puerto Vallarta
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
End: Mexico City

Puerto Vallarta

Boasting a coastline made for perfectly framed photographs of romantic sunsets, Puerto Vallarta continuously ranks among the world's top tourist resorts.
Go for a jaunt from Puerto Vallarta to Cabo Corrientes to see Vallarta Botanical Gardens about 58 minutes away. The adventure continues: get close to the beloved marine mammals with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience, get to know the fascinating history of Zona Romantica, whizz through the canopy at categoryPhrases.alias.some_of_the_top_local_zipline_courses_and_adventure_parks, and make a trip to Plaza Lazaro Cardenas.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Puerto Vallarta online trip builder.

Mexico City to Puerto Vallarta is an approximately 3.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Mexico City in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Puerto Vallarta, with lows of 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Guadalajara.

Things to do in Puerto Vallarta

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trip

Vallarta Botanical Gardens
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Swim with Dolphins
Malecon Boardwalk ©
Malecon Boardwalk


Guadalajara ©
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.
Change things up with a short trip to El Diente in Zapopan (about 38 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: ponder the world of politics at Palacio de Gobierno, pause for some serene contemplation at Expiatory Temple, examine the collection at Museum of Sacred Art, and explore the world behind art at Museo de Arte Huichol Wixarica.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Guadalajara road trip app.

Traveling by flight from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Puerto Vallarta in March, plan for little chillier nights in Guadalajara, with lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Guadalajara

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

El Diente, Museo Pantaleon Panduro
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Instituto Cultural Cabanas ©
Instituto Cultural Cabanas
Palacio de Gobierno ©
Palacio de Gobierno
Museo Pantaleon Panduro ©
Museo Pantaleon Panduro

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