From Puerto Vallarta: Marieta Islands Snorkeling Trip

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See Marieta Islands National Park from the water on a snorkeling trip from Puerto Vallarta. Discover warm sandy beaches, beautiful scenery, and colorful marine life as you snorkel in the clear water.


  • Enjoy to snorkel around the Marietas Island, which is a unique place
  • Learn from a Biologist about the flora and fauna of the destination
  • Take memorable photos of the place


Visit Marietas Islands National Park and enjoy the great submarine world great diversity of fish that find food and shelter in the reefs of the site, such as the king angelfish, the Moorish idol and giant damselfish, as well as various species of surgeonfish, butterflyfish, parrot fish and balloon fish. As part of the rocky reef we can observe several species of corals and sponges, as well as tunicates, starfish and sea urchins, among other marine invertebrates that your guide will point out. You can also watch, with a bit of luck and patience, dolphins or sea turtles resting or traveling near the place. On small groups the trip is focused on snorkeling and enjoying the beauty of the islands. Also you will have the probability to visit the hidden beach of Playa del Amor with restriction. Discover great beaches and beautiful scenery and wildlife.


Boat ride to Islas Marietas on a fast and safe boat Up to 3 hours in the National Park, snorkeling and observing marine life Life jacket mandatory Travel insurance

Important Information

  • Only 116 persons by day are permit to get in to the hidden Beach and we do our best effort on every visit to get places for our tourists to enter, but it`s not always possible due bad weather condition or places not available, so we can`t warranty the entrance in each departure. The famous Playa del Amor, or Hidden Beach, is a small sandy beach within the island. The access to it is strictly regulated and it is done swimming from the boat about 120 meters, passing through a tunnel in the rock. Only for hidden beach, age limit 10 to 65 years old. Allowance 10 minutes visit on the beach. The use of a helmet and a vest are mandatory. All participants should be able to swim on their own and feel comfortable putting their face in the water. If you never done the snorkeling before our snorkeling guide will show how to use the equipment. Only snorkeling is allowed and the life jacket is mandatory. All participants must be able to enter and leave the boat with the help of a ladder.

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