Nayarit Food & drinks

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Puerto Vallarta: Rhythms of the Night Cruise & Dinner Show

1. Puerto Vallarta: Rhythms of the Night Cruise & Dinner Show

Spend your evening in Puerto Vallarta with a scenic sunset cruise and an exciting acrobatic dinner show. Float through the Bay of Banderas and witness Puerto Vallarta's most acclaimed dinner show, Rhythms of the Night, written and directed by Gilles Ste-Croix, the co-creator of Cirque du Soleil. Your evening begins with a scenic cruise through the Bay of Banderas at sunset. Be welcomed by dancers, drummers, and jungle creatures who guide you onto the beach for a sumptuous dinner. Enjoy the feast as the palm trees sway overhead, with sounds of the ocean against the nearby shore. Watch the Rhythms of the Night, a performance inspired by the Aztec legend of prior civilizations and the human race’s evolution and decline. The show interprets this creation myth through pulsating rhythms, vibrant dances, intricate costumes, but perhaps above all, spectacular acrobatic skill. 

Puerto Vallarta: Botanical Gardens Tour & Culinary Adventure

2. Puerto Vallarta: Botanical Gardens Tour & Culinary Adventure

Enjoy an official guided tour to the world-famous Vallarta Botanical Gardens destination and the pristine nature reserve! This exclusive experience immerses guests in both the natural beauty of Mexican plants and the richness of authentic Mexican cuisine. Your experience begins upon meeting up with your official Vallarta Botanical Garden guide who will serve as your companion and ambassador of Mexico’s tremendous native flora and fauna. Together you will wind your way along Vallarta’s stunning south shore and up the Horcones Canyon to the world-famous Vallarta Botanical Garden. From there the adventure begins in earnest as you venture through garden trails, conservatories, and exhibits to explore and learn together. You’ll then dine in the magnificent Hacienda del Oro Restaurant with generous portions of authentic Mexican cuisine spotlighting some of the plants you just experienced in cultivation. Afterwards, you’ll also have some free time to wander the garden at your leisure, swim in the crystalline waters of the mountain river flowing through the forest preserve, capture some photographs, or relax with a drink in hand at the observation deck of the Garden’s Visitor Center. There’s nothing quite like the Vallarta Botanical Garden, and the Botanical Delights Tour and Culinary Adventure is the best way to enjoy the most from your experience there. A day of delights will provide memories for a lifetime.

Guadalajara: San Luis Soyatlán and Vineyards Tour With Lunch

3. Guadalajara: San Luis Soyatlán and Vineyards Tour With Lunch

If you’ve already explored Guadalajara’s downtown historic district and have already drunk your weight in tequila, you might think your Guadalajaran adventure is over. Not quite! Start the day at mid-morning with a seamless pick-up from your accommodation. In the comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle you’ll head to the charming town of San Luis Soyatlan. Visit a favorite local restaurant and drink some vampiritos (at own expense). This is the town’s signature red-colored cocktail. (It’s five o’clock somewhere, right?) From there you’ll head to a nearby vineyard and go on a guided tour of the area, marveling at the grounds and space of the vineyard. Afterward, sit down at the hacienda and partake of a specially curated local feast. Dine with the locals and swap stories as they share their stories of growing up in the area. Make sure to leave some room for a wine and cheese tasting too! After filling your belly with delicious food, go on a tour of the facilities, learning about the particular processes they have to produce their wines and spirits. Then you’ll bid your hosts farewell and board the vehicle to make your way back to your accommodation in Guadalajara.

Puerto Vallarta: Sunset Boat Ride & 3-Course Jungle Dinner

4. Puerto Vallarta: Sunset Boat Ride & 3-Course Jungle Dinner

Enjoy a tour of the bay via APEX and appreciate the majestic sunsets, considered one of the most beautiful in the world. When you reach the small fishing village of Boca de Tomatlan, a truck will be waiting to take you into the jungle where you’ll reach your destination of Los Veranos Restaurant. Once there you’ll enjoy a delicious farm to table, three course gourmet dinner, cooked with locally sourced produce. To liven up this beautiful evening you will listen to live music. Come and enjoy an unforgettable night.

Puerto Vallarta: Rhythms of the Night Catamarn & Dinner Show

5. Puerto Vallarta: Rhythms of the Night Catamarn & Dinner Show

Experience an unforgettable evening with this beautiful cruise from Puerto Vallarta, across the Bay of Banderas, to the secluded cove of Las Caletas while it is illuminated by the lights of the coast. Stop for a live music show paired with a mouth-watering buffet dinner. Begin at sunset, the perfect time to take incredible pictures of the sea and the lights of the coast. Head toward Las Caletas, a beautiful natural refuge in the surroundings of Puerto Vallarta. Under the mantle of the jungle, experience a mystical and dynamic spectacle filled with music, dance, and astounding acrobatics. Feast on a delicious buffet dinner under the stars while you take in the show. Sip on your favorite drink with a bar of unlimited non-alcoholic beverages. Dance to the traditional music of Mexico and the Caribbean before returning to your starting point.

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What people are saying about Nayarit

It was amazing, definitely recommend! The only issue which in no way was their fault was it was pouring rain which made getting out to the island rough. We had motion sickness which prevented us from totally enjoying dinner. But overall a spectacular experience ✨️

Awesome acrobatics the costumes were super cool, I can definitely appreciate the how organized it was after the show to get the people to their dinner tables.

Highly recommend this experience. The boat ride to the destination is fun, the show was great, and the food at the end was absolutely excellent!

Over exceed expectations! Adventure was extraordinary from the boat taxi, secluded location, and the extraordinary food/show!!!

One of the Best shows I’ve seen! Excellent performers, Narration and story line! Bravo….KEEP UP THE GREAT WORK!!!