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Nice trip interesting locals

We took a tour boat to this location. Its about an hour boat ride from the marina. Stopped and let... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2017
Lubbock, Texas
Pretty waterfall

Easy walk within town to this pretty waterfall. Our group enjoyed the view but didn't swim. Hung... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2017
San Diego, California
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Yelapa, Mexico
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Reviewed 8 February 2017

We took a tour boat to this location. Its about an hour boat ride from the marina. Stopped and let some snorkel and kayak. Good food on boat for lunch. Drinks included. Somewhat dangerous getting off boat with waves. Hike up to waterfall takes 15...More

Thank stevesherry2017
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Easy walk within town to this pretty waterfall. Our group enjoyed the view but didn't swim. Hung out and had some drinks at the little bar that is there. Later during our one week stay in Yelapa, we hiked to the top of the waterfall....More

Thank Arlozoe
Reviewed 31 January 2017

We took the Puerto Vallarta tours to the Yelapa Islands. The boat ride was fantastic. You walk up an old hand made rock(road) to the Yelapa Waterfall. The waterfall walk was through the street were local venders sell their items to public. It takes about...More

1  Thank thedutch21
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Take a tour to Yelapa from the pier in Puerto Vallarta. It cost a few dollars extra, but I don't know how we would have gotten to the beach after seeing the falls (the current from the river into the ocean (or vice versa) looked...More

3  Thank lisel445
Reviewed 19 January 2017

When we visited Yelapa three years ago, we were on a day excursion from Puerto Vallarta. The excursion included a hike to what we now call the "town" waterfall. We were led up a narrow cobblestone street past many local vendors selling everything from bracelets...More

5  Thank John M
Reviewed 18 January 2017

If you end up in PV make sure you take a water taxi to Yelapa to see the waterfall. It is quite beautiful. A guide will take you to see it and back down. It is clean and refreshing and the town is pristine with...More

Thank JBenziger
Reviewed 18 January 2017

long walk and then a nice refreshing swim in cool water form the waterfalls. There is ususally only a couple there, if any. One of my best memories of 10 days in Yelapa

Thank Jon P
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We hired horses and a guide to take us out to the waterfall. The trip itself was so fun as we had not been on horses in a while and it was a steep and rocky ride at times. It's a nice way to see...More

1  Thank Katie L
Reviewed 16 January 2017

It is definitely worth the trip and the hike up the mountain to see the waterfall. One tip... do not pay for the water taxi at the marina. Simply walk out to the end of the dock, and when the water taxi comes pay them...More

2  Thank Jeff M
Reviewed 10 January 2017

This was well worth the hike to see and experience. I'm glad we were with someone who knew where they were going!

1  Thank lramirez232017
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Lynz D
Are there 2 or 3 waterfalls? Which one is the biggest? Thanks
3 May 2017|
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Response from Michael K | Reviewed this property |
There are two. The one in town is higher & more picturesque, the one farther away isn't anywhere near as high but is equally spectacular in a different way and well worth the hour horseback ride or 90 minutes hike it takes... More
Alberto A
Does water taxis work on Sunday?
9 April 2017|
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Response from mjs3222 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do
Can you give me a rough idea, please, of the cost for the boat ride from Boca to Yelapa? Thanks
13 March 2017|
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Response from Arlozoe | Reviewed this property |
It was $16 US RT from Puerto Vallarta to Yelapa in February 2017.