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Av. Francisco Medina ascencio | Frente al hospital Naval, Puerto Vallarta 48335, Mexico
+52 322 201 7361
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A mangroove ecosystem in the middle of the city

I strongly encourage people to visit natural ecosystems rather than zoo's. Maybe animals can't be... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
iandalon
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Guadalajara, Mexico
Worthy of a Visit

We booked our tour online and paid when we arrived. Cost was $300 pesos each for visitors and only... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2018
CDNVistaCruiser
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Creston, Canada
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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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“amazing area” (2 reviews)
“boat ride” (3 reviews)
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Av. Francisco Medina ascencio | Frente al hospital Naval, Puerto Vallarta 48335, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I strongly encourage people to visit natural ecosystems rather than zoo's. Maybe animals can't be seen as easily here as in zoo's but at least you know they are living freely in the way they should live. You might find tons of different wild birds,...More

Thank iandalon
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Reviewed 29 March 2018

We booked our tour online and paid when we arrived. Cost was $300 pesos each for visitors and only $100 pesos each for locals. The tour lasted around 1 1/2 hours and included a boat ride, knowledgeable guide and a visit to an observation tower...More

1  Thank CDNVistaCruiser
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

The tour through Estero El Salado is interesting and exciting. Touring through the mangroves on a boat with guides to explain the ecosystem and the challenges it faces was terrific. What an amazing place so close to the hotel zone where you can see so...More

Thank Cathy Z
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Reviewed 7 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
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Reviewed 8 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

1  Thank TravelerfromDF
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Reviewed 2 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
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Reviewed 9 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
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Reviewed 14 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
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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
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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

2  Thank Bobbybaby2
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