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Charming Old Twon

We took one of the water taxis to Yelapa. We thought we would just be dropped off but our water... read more

Reviewed 11 February 2017
Puyallup, Washington
Yelapa is a must see if you visit puerto vallarta

Just returned from a week in puerto Vallarta. The highlight of my trip was a day trip to Yelapa... read more

Reviewed 10 February 2017
Michele P
Thunder Bay, Canada
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Yelapa, Mexico
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Reviewed 11 February 2017

We took one of the water taxis to Yelapa. We thought we would just be dropped off but our water taxi "guy" Ernie, was from there and accompanied us up to the waterfall and then the beach. He was incredibly entertaining and fun! It was...More

Reviewed 10 February 2017

Just returned from a week in puerto Vallarta. The highlight of my trip was a day trip to Yelapa. We decided to do this adventure on our own. After a 30 minute cab ride to Boca Beach, we bought return tickets for a water taxi...More

1  Thank Michele P
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Private place, short 15 min visit, small waterfall, brown water, a lot of locals sellers on the way.

Thank CalgaryRussian
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Yelapa is a semi hidden gem in Puerto Vallarta and a must if you're visiting the Bay. It's not entirely hidden, it's just a little out of the way if you are staying in Vallarta as you have to travel to the port of Boca...More

Thank Karen P
Reviewed 8 February 2017

We took a tour boat to this location. Its about an hour boat ride from the marina. Stopped and let some snorkel and kayak. Good food on boat for lunch. Drinks included. Somewhat dangerous getting off boat with waves. Hike up to waterfall takes 15...More

Thank stevesherry2017
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Easy walk within town to this pretty waterfall. Our group enjoyed the view but didn't swim. Hung out and had some drinks at the little bar that is there. Later during our one week stay in Yelapa, we hiked to the top of the waterfall....More

Thank Arlozoe
Reviewed 31 January 2017

We took the Puerto Vallarta tours to the Yelapa Islands. The boat ride was fantastic. You walk up an old hand made rock(road) to the Yelapa Waterfall. The waterfall walk was through the street were local venders sell their items to public. It takes about...More

1  Thank thedutch21
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Take a tour to Yelapa from the pier in Puerto Vallarta. It cost a few dollars extra, but I don't know how we would have gotten to the beach after seeing the falls (the current from the river into the ocean (or vice versa) looked...More

4  Thank lisel445
Reviewed 20 January 2017

When we visited Yelapa three years ago, we were on a day excursion from Puerto Vallarta. The excursion included a hike to what we now call the "town" waterfall. We were led up a narrow cobblestone street past many local vendors selling everything from bracelets...More

5  Thank John M
Reviewed 19 January 2017

If you end up in PV make sure you take a water taxi to Yelapa to see the waterfall. It is quite beautiful. A guide will take you to see it and back down. It is clean and refreshing and the town is pristine with...More

Thank JBenziger
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Lynz D
3 May 2017|
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Response from Michael K | Reviewed this property |
There are two. The one in town is higher & more picturesque, the one farther away isn't anywhere near as high but is equally spectacular in a different way and well worth the hour horseback ride or 90 minutes hike it takes... More
Alberto A
9 April 2017|
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Response from mjs3222 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do
13 March 2017|
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Response from Arlozoe | Reviewed this property |
It was $16 US RT from Puerto Vallarta to Yelapa in February 2017.