Puerto Vallarta is an increasingly popular beach resort city that is located along the coastline of the Pacific Ocean. Known for its beautiful beaches and many all-inclusive resorts, the city is popular with tourists from western Canada, and it has become has become a popular destination for Canadian retirees and snowbirds. Whether you are visiting Puerto Vallarta on vacation or making it your winter home, it’s important to have a reliable and dependable travel insurance policy to fall back on.
Top things to do in Puerto Vallarta...
With more than 40 km of beaches, you will have no trouble finding a spot to lay down your towel on and enjoy the sunshine. The four most popular beaches are Playa Camarones (Shrimp Beach), Playa Olas Altas (High Waves Beach), Playa los Muertos (Beach of the Dead) and Playa Boca de Tomates (Mouth of Tomatoes). There are also lots of other beaches to the south of the city.
Puerto Vallarta is a cruise ship port, so you can expect lots of great restaurants, shops and nightlife around town. If you are looking for some off-resort activities or tours, consider checking out the Malecón, the church of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Los Arcos Marine Park, the Romantic Zone, Playa Los Muertos pier, Isla Rio Cuale and market, Naval Historical Museum and downtown Puerto Vallarta.
The high season for tourists in the city is from late November to March, with temperatures regularly in the high 20s and 30s degrees Celsius. For travel deals, consider travelling right before or after the peak travel season (June to October). There are also an increasing number of Canadians visiting Puerto Vallarta during the summer months as summer has the best diving, surfing and snorkelling conditions.
Travel insurance for Puerto Vallarta
Travel insurance is an important part of your Puerto Vallarta trip planning. Whether you need vacation travel insurance or snowbird travel insurance, Blue Cross has personalized travel insurance to meet all your travel needs. Contact us now to get a free travel insurance quote for your next trip to Puerto Vallarta.