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Aventurate por el Salado

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Address: Av. Francisco Medina ascencio | Frente al hospital Naval, Puerto Vallarta 48335, Mexico
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+52 322 201 7361
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Tue - Fri 09:00 - 17:00
Sat 09:00 - 15:00
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Adventure through the Salt ", a project designed to raise awareness...

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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Gem in the city is right! Hope it stays!

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... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Emihokumen
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San Francisco, California
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San Francisco, California
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 swim around and watch me pet it. We really hope this place sticks around and... More 

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Chicago, IL
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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 of the Walmart. Will go again!

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Edmonton, Canada
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Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed seeing the wildlife and learning about the mangroves. Will go back next time we're in PV. Thumbs up.

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 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 even got to hold 1 year old crocs. It was really fun. It's not too... More 

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Hereford, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 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 to the sea. Here we saw fully grown crocs, birds and iguanas. After the boat... More 

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Comox, Canada
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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) sleeping on a branch. Our guide was very knowlegable. Showed us the 3 types of... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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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 recommend.

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Menorca
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Reviewed 11 January 2014

I went on this trip with my family. We had hoped to see crocodiles in their natural habitat, so I rang up before going and asked, on which trip (there are 4 each day at 9, 11, 1 and 3) would we be the most likely to see crocodiles, and we were told there was no guarantee to see any... More 

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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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Reviewed 23 January 2013

This is a must see while in Vallarta - whether you live in here full time or are a tourist. The estuary - estero - is right in the middle of bustling Puerto Vallarta, and you won't believe all that lives there until you see it with your own eyes. The tour is very informative, and the cost is very... More 

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Reviewed 16 January 2013

A few times per week tours by boat are offered in this protected nature area. You will see some young crocodiles, various birds, different trees etc.. Also there is a tower for a view over the area. The guides are well trained and explain a lot during that tour. Easy to reach, it is close to the cruise terminal and... More 

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