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Mascota and Guachimontones Archaeological Zone Day Trip from Puerto Vallarta

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    What to Expect
    Start your full-day tour with hotel pickup by air-conditioned vehicle and be whisked away from Puerto Vallarta. After a traditional Mexican breakfast, you will have the opportunity to experience two Jalisco destinations in one day.

    First, head to Mascota for a guided walking tour. Stroll its cobbled streets and visit the main attractions of the Magical Town, which is surrounded by thick forests of pine and oak. You will see the main square, the unfinished Temple of the Precious Blood (Templo de la Preciosa Sangre), the Archaeological Museum within the Culture Center, and the Church of Our Lady of Sorrows.

    Afterward, you're accompanied to the Guachimontones archaeological zone. Its main ceremonial center includes several buildings with a distinctive architectural style, including several staggered conical structures surrounded by circular patios, two ball courts, an amphitheater, and some terraces and smaller buildings.

    Finish with return transport to Puerto Vallarta or Riviera Nayarit and drop-off at your accommodation.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Your hotel lobby in Puerto Vallarta or Riviera Nayarit
    Departure Time
    7:30 AM
    Duration
    12h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Breakfast
    • Professional guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Walking tour of downtown Mascota
    • A/C van or Sprinter
    Exclusions
    • Lunch
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Please wear comfortable clothes and walking shoes
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 8 April 2019

    Jorge Novoa made this trip amazing and unforgettable. He was so knowledgeable about so many things, a true renaissance man, that the five hour drive there and back was a pleasure. He made sure we had many stops at places he knew intimately. He made...More

    Date of experience: September 2018
    Thank Yeshuah K
    Reviewed 17 December 2017

    This is a long drive winding through the mountains. It took us 14 hours even though our guide rushed us through the sites. The guide did not have any preplanned stop for lunch and we eventually did find an open restaurant. There were no snacks...More

    Date of experience: December 2017
    6  Thank neumeierv
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