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Itinerary
Meet your guide at a convenient central location in Puerto Vallarta to start your tour. Board a comfortable vehicle and journey into the heart of Mexico’s Sierra Madre mountains to arrive at the small village and former mining town of San Sebastian.

Travel back in time as you wander the cobblestone streets of San Sebastian and see how little it has changed in hundreds of years. See remnants of its mining past and admire its well-preserved colonial architecture. Visit an 18th-century church, a classic Porifian bandstand, and a quaint plaza lined with whitewashed buildings.

Learn about life in a rural Mexican village and see traditional methods of growing corn, raising cattle, and cultivating coffee and agave on the mountainside. Stop for lunch, and then travel back along scenic mountain roads to end your tour in Puerto Vallarta.
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Overview
Discover the historic mining town of San Sebastian in just one day on a sightseeing excursion from Puerto Vallarta, ideal for first-time visitors. Travel into the heart of the Sierra Madre Mountains to explore this remote mountain village. See remnants of its mining past and learn about traditional methods of growing corn, raising cattle, and cultivating coffee. Plus, lunch and round-trip transport from Puerto Vallarta are included.
Highlights
  • Explore San Sebastian without getting lost with a guide
  • Lunch and bottled water provided to keep you energized and hydrated 
  • Choose from two departure locations to suit your needs
  • Hassle-free round-trip transport from Puerto Vallarta included
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Reviewed 4 days ago
UH-MAZING!

Best, most professional, and fun tour company I have ever traveled with. San Sebastian was a dream come true! I loved every second.

Thank Julissa T
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile
San Sebastian with amazing tourgide Gabriel

My boyfriend and I went to San Sebastian with Vallarta Adventures on 15-08-2018. The tour began at the basis of Vallarta Adventures with a basic breakfast. After that, our tourgide Gabriel guided us to the bus and we took off. We picked up around 10...More

Thank SumDaaf
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile
Extremely Entertaining.

Our tour guide Juan Carlos and our driver Adrian did an amazing job. Juan Carlos was engaging and told us about the history of the towns using comedic storytelling. The bus was airconditioned, which is a must in the humid heat. Our first stop, was...More

Thank heathersaandillc
Reviewed July 26, 2018
Informative and Fun

My husband and I went on the San Sebastian tour with tour guide Tony and had a great time! There are multiple stops that the tour includes where you get a beautiful view of the mountains, a roadside store with homemade foods, a tequila vendor(amazing...More

Thank Nicole L
Reviewed June 24, 2018
Pueblos Magicos

It is a fairly long day (we were out for nearly 11 hours) but its a great day out to see some Magic Towns. Uziel was our guide and kept us well informed throughout the day. Lots of great stops along the way, the 1st...More

Thank Sally M
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