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Aventurate por el Salado

#72 of 160 things to do in Puerto Vallarta Features Animals
Av. Francisco Medina ascencio | Frente al hospital Naval, Puerto Vallarta 48335, Mexico
+52 322 201 7361
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Gem in the city is right! Hope it stays!

We had so much fun here and it was a highlight of our trip with our 2 year old. He loved to see the... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2017
Emihokumen
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San Francisco, California
Nature within walking distance of the marina

Thoroughly enjoyed this ecological park tour! Reserve online but pay cash 300 pesos each when you... read more

Reviewed 9 March 2017
TravelerfromDF
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Chicago, IL
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Adventure through the Salt ", a project designed to raise awareness and ensure that participants recognize and integrate the conservation work that benefits the entire population of the Bay of Banderas
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Av. Francisco Medina ascencio | Frente al hospital Naval, Puerto Vallarta 48335, Mexico
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Reviewed 8 April 2017

We had so much fun here and it was a highlight of our trip with our 2 year old. He loved to see the birds and the crocodiles! He was a little afraid to pet the 1 year old crocodile but loved to watch them...More

Thank Emihokumen
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed this ecological park tour! Reserve online but pay cash 300 pesos each when you arrive. Nice boat tour. Saw small crocodiles, birds, crabs and 3 types of mangrove. Held a baby croc at the end of the tour. Located about 1/4 mile north...More

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Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed seeing the wildlife and learning about the mangroves. Will go back next time we're in PV. Thumbs up.

Thank Elana Y
Reviewed 10 January 2017

This is definitely worth visiting. It's a boat ride through a mangrove forest with lots of birds and crocs to see. The guide was excellent and told us much about the mangrove forest and the surrounding area. There's also a viewpoint part way. Afterwards, we...More

Thank Curios-traveller2017
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Took a relaxing boat trip through the mangroves. We were the only tourist on the trip. Saw many baby crocs, birds, crabs & boa constrictor. Went to the lookout tower, fantastic views over PV & countryside. The boat was able to travel under the bridge...More

Thank chip60
Reviewed 25 November 2015

We went mid morning. it cost 300 pesos each. be sure to wear bug spray. It was well worth it.It is not a touristic walt disney like place but rather a quiet, sancturary for flora and fauna. we saw several things; crabs, birds, crocodiles )small)...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 19 January 2015 via mobile

Not at all what we expected. No crocodiles and a very short ride in the mangroves. Guide was not good and the few water birds we saw were nothing new. At 300 pesos it was way overpriced. Less than 1 1/2 hours long. I Cannot...More

1  Thank Bobbybaby2
Reviewed 11 January 2014

I went on this trip with my family. We had hoped to see crocodiles in their natural habitat, so I rang up before going and asked, on which trip (there are 4 each day at 9, 11, 1 and 3) would we be the most...More

3  Thank FrancisMenorca
Reviewed 23 January 2013

This is a must see while in Vallarta - whether you live in here full time or are a tourist. The estuary - estero - is right in the middle of bustling Puerto Vallarta, and you won't believe all that lives there until you see...More

1  Thank llagee
Reviewed 17 January 2013

A few times per week tours by boat are offered in this protected nature area. You will see some young crocodiles, various birds, different trees etc.. Also there is a tower for a view over the area. The guides are well trained and explain a...More

1  Thank inevd
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