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  • Vallarta101 walk - welcome to town!

Vallarta101 walk - welcome to town!

  • Puerto Vallarta
  • Available in: English, Spanish

About the guru Vallarta101

First class experiences for everyone. We provide you with real, honest, current and useful info and resources, while walking around unique spots in town by the hand of a proud local. An amazing 2-3 hour local cultural experience all about places, people, food and art. At the end of the experience, if you are happy, you pay what you want. Some people give $10, others give... More »

First class experiences for everyone. We provide you with real, honest, current and useful info and resources, while walking around unique spots in town by the hand of a proud local. An amazing 2-3 hour local cultural experience all about places, people, food and art. At the end of the experience, if you are happy, you pay what you want. Some people give $10, others give $50. You contribute with the amount you feel the experience was worth. You will love it.

About the tour

It´s a walk with a local friend along Vallarta's boardwalk and around some of the most popular spots of Vallarta's central neighborhoods, plus an authentic local breakfast. Perfect for first time visitors to Vallarta!

​It's Vallarta101, a general introduction to Puerto Vallarta, a fantastic overview so you can know exactly where you are, learn your way around and find out what's happening around town, while walking beautiful places and meeting wonderful people.

You will learn Interesting facts on local culture and a little bit of history. I will give you honest recommendations of Vallarta´s restaurants and eateries; as well as useful information on transportation, currency, shopping, entertainment, cultural events and more. It's a city walk with a purpose.

We will visit beautiful landmark spots, such as Guadalupe Church, Gringo Gulch, Cuale Island and Market, Lazaro Cardenas Park and the famous Malecon. Mountain, river, beach. All in one.

And we´ll stop for breakfast tacos or other morning dishes.

You will experience Vallarta by the hand of a proud local. And then you will feel more comfortable to continue exploring our town on your own with more knowledge and confidence.

Meeting point
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How to find me: We meet at the entrance / lobby of the traditional Rosita Hotel, located at the north end of the famous boardwalk or Malecón, in front of Hidalgo Park.
Tour duration: 2 hours, 30 minutes

Tour schedule

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What's the price?

A guruwalk is a pay-what-you want walking tour, which means, it's completely free to book and join the group, but the 'guru' expects to be rewarded once the tour ends. Some people give €10, some people give US‎$ 50, you choose the price.

For organizational purposes, it is mandatory to book the tour. Booking is completely free, fast and easy. Book your guruwalk now!

Ratings 21

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Seyoung

2 months ago

Memo's tour made us want to return to Puerto Vallarta! He really gave us a great overview of the city's heritage and pointed out events that were happening that week. He also took us to some of the best taco spots that we definitely would not have found on our own.

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Rob

3 months ago

Awesome tour! Learned a ton about the city, architecture, food, customs and more. Memo was very knowledgeable and accommodating. He also answered all questions in a knowledgeable fashion and has a genuine passion for what he does!

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Martin Cloutier

3 months ago

Perfect. Just what we were looking for. Lots of history and recommendations for places to go and eat. Memo adapted the tour as we went.

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Judy

3 months ago

I’ve found the walk to be really informative and Memo made it interesting. The breakfast tacos were delicious and the candy store stop was the perfect ending.

I will definitely recommend this tour to anyone coming to Puerto Vallarta!

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Carlos Adrian

3 months ago

El tours que realizamos con "Memo" fue excelente. Superó nuestras expectativas, el trato fue muy cordial y amigable, nos mostró y nos dió mucha información histórica sobre lugares de Puerto Vallarta, que por nuestra cuenta no hubiéramos descubierto. Gracias Memo.

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Debbie

4 months ago

Memo is an enthusiastic guide whose background as a teacher comes in handy. He kept us paying attention! We left the tour knowing a bit more about the history of PV - but more importantly, where to eat and drink and enjoy life here. This tour (and his many others) offer opportunities to explore many different aspects of the city - at affordable prices. Highly recommend.

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