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Playa Las Animas, Puerto Vallarta
(4.3/5 based on 550+ reviews on the web)
Take a water taxi to Playa Las Animas, a secluded beach near the town of Boca de Tomatlan. A favorite day tour destination, the beach can get crowded on weekends and holidays, but the soft white sand, calm blue water, and picturesque views more than make up for the crowds. Swim and snorkel among colorful tropical fish, sunbathe, or relax with a refreshing drink and enjoy the scenery. You can rent jetskis and banana boats, try parasailing, or sample the area's delicious fresh seafood. Put Playa Las Animas on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Puerto Vallarta travel itinerary planner.
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  • A nice clean beach. Near several restaurants with fresh delicious food, so you can spend all day.
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  • Great well-marked trail along the water from Boca de Tomatlan to this beach, which takes you along coastline and other small beaches along the way. REALLY glad we did this. We hiked there and back to ...  more »
  • Great place to take the kids. Less vendors than Los Muertos and beautiful sand. Great eats at Pichon's and the beer was cold! Take the bus to Boca and hop on a wee boat to Las Animas. You can hire a l...  more »