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Itinerary

Meet your guide in the morning at a central location in Puerto Vallarta. After a safety tutorial, mount your horse and head south. On arrival to a small remote fishing village rarely seen by tourists, listen to your guide give historical and cultural background about the community.

Continue on a ride through the Sierra Madre mountain range, stopping at a hidden waterfall impossible to find if exploring on your own. Follow your guide to the small village of Pizota to enjoy free time on a private beach far from the crowds of Puerto Vallarta. Relax on the sand, or take advantage of sea kayaks and beach hammocks.

Cap the tour with a buffet lunch of traditional Mexican food, including grilled meat and vegetables, beans, quesadillas, salsas, and desserts. The tour ends back in Puerto Vallarta.

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Overview
Set your vacation apart from the rest on this horseback tour of Puerto Vallarta. Your guide brings you off the beaten path to remote fishing villages, hidden waterfalls, and mountain trails difficult to find on your own. Sit down for a buffet lunch in Pizota village, and then enjoy free time to relax on a private beach.
Highlights
  • Coastline horseback-riding tour: No previous experience needed
  • Go with a guide: Ride through remote locations difficult to navigate alone
  • Take breaks for a buffet lunch, waterfall visit, and secluded beach swim
  • Small-group tour ensures guide’s full attention and intimate experience
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Hidden beavhes

My and I went on this trip today and it was lovely! The first part was the horse riding, I missed this out and stayed on the beach and had a wonder round, spoke to the locals and took many photos, beautiful. The we took...More

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The Adventures G, Guest Relations Manager at Vallarta Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hola Natashka218, We truly appreciate your comments. We are glad to read you had a lovely day with Vallarta Adventures and also wished it had been longer! Guest feedback is very important to our company, so thank you again for your time and visit! Best...More

Reviewed July 22, 2018
Hidden Beaches, Horseback Riding, Snorkeling Excursion

We booked this 7 hr excursion from our cruise ship in Puerto Vallarta and Joel was our guide. He was simply amazing! VERY energetic, funny, engaging, knowledgeable, charismatic and just the sweetest guy - you cannot help but love to be part of his 'family'...More

3  Thank Donna F
Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile
Amazing!!

We did the hidden beaches and was honestly the best trip we’ve ever been on!! From start to finish Alex our guide was very informative and helpful and couldn’t do enough for us all. The group was about 15 people and was just enough. The...More

3  Thank Yazmin L
Reviewed May 13, 2018
Great all rounder day of activities

This page could use a little more info, it's from Vallarta Adventures which are one of the largest in the area. - Bring a towel (unless it's quite hot), swimwear and sunscreen as you'll be outdoors a lot. - Depending on your pickup point you...More

1  Thank Conrad G
Reviewed April 14, 2018
Excursion from our cruise

We booked this excursion not knowing what to expect. We were a little bit nervous about the horseback riding, but once we got on the horses and saw how tame they were, we quickly realized that it was going to be a fun trip. The...More

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I’d say still go, you don’t have to do anything you don’t want to do and they are well aware of that too, if she can keep her balance up and down steep streets then sure she would be fine but if not then probably still go... More
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June 4, 2018|
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Novice is fine, all the burros follow head to tail up to the waterfall and back so you don’t need to know anything about riding. The restaurant at the waterfall has Mexican cuisine which can be vegetarian if you’re ordering... More
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