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Bahía de Banderas, Puerto Vallarta

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Lounge on the beaches of Bahía de Banderas on Mexico's Pacific coast. Surrounded by tall mountains, the bay is known for being a humpback whale breeding ground, as the whales make the annual pilgrimage here to mate and give birth. Explore the bay's pristine beaches, go swimming or snorkeling, or visit the bay’s largest port city. Take a boat tour to discover the bay's isolated beaches; if you're lucky, you may spot dolphins, stingrays, turtles, and whales. Using our international travel planner, Puerto Vallarta attractions like Bahía de Banderas can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Banderas Bay is home to a large number of towns and cities. Much of the coastline is building up, but there are still smaller villages scattered about and they are always good to visit. North of Puert...  more »
  • My husband & I spent over a month enjoying views of Banderas Bay, this winter. We rented a cliff top condo in Conchas Chinas for the first half of of stay..This area was about a five minute bus ride f...  more »
  • A beautiful spot on the West Coast of Mexico. We went the last 2 weeks of February 2017. The weather was great and the resort we stayed at was fabulous The Marival Resort and Suites is a great place t...  more »