Enjoy a 1.2 mile (2 kilometer) circuit into the Sierra Madre Occidental to discover Jaliso’s spectacular tropical flora and fauna with an expert guide. Admire hundreds of macaws and parrots, discover unique plant and animal species, and take a refreshing dip in the Cuale River to cool off! This easy-going hike is the perfect introduction to the Sierra Madre mountain range!
On this hiking in Puerto Vallarta tour, we will be going along the Cuale River, enjoy a 1.2 mile (2 kilometers) circuit that will take you into the rural mountains of the Sierra Madre Occidental. With your expert guide, discover the abundant tropical flora and fauna unique to the region. Identify a variety of orchids, the elephant ear tree, and even the smelly but delicious “stinking toe” fruit! Admire countless parrots, macaws, and other wildlife along the way.
At the midway point, stop along the Cuale River for a snack and break. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to take a refreshing dip, go wading, and cool off in the river before continuing along the trail back to your vehicle. This Puerto Vallarta day hike is the perfect introduction to the spectacular Sierra Madre Occidental and an easy-going outdoor day-trip for the whole family!
Duration: 2.5 hours
Start/End Location: Hotel pick-up/drop-off in Puerto Vallarta
Miscellaneous: This tour is available to travelers over 7 years of age. Pregnant women and persons who suffer from heart disease, back or spine problems, or asthma should not participate in this tour.
After you book your experience, you will receive a confirmation email from us confirming that your payment went through. You will then be connected directly to the tour operator, in case you have any further questions. We are also happy to answer any questions about the tour, or travel in general in your country of destination.