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Los Arcos

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Los Arcos National Marine Park, Puerto Vallarta 48300, Mexico
+52 322 146 2139
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“colorful fish” (26 reviews)
“mismaloya beach” (17 reviews)
“feed the fish” (9 reviews)
Los Arcos National Marine Park, Puerto Vallarta 48300, Mexico
+52 322 146 2139
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Neat place to see a ton of fish and birds such as the frigate and the blue footed booby. This place is perfect for some awesome pictures and I recommend visiting at sunset.

1  Thank Lynz D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My girlfriend and I did two dives at Los Arcos earlier this month and both were filled with lots of interesting creatures and scenery plus a Madonna statue and some sunken scuba tanks. This is a marine park so most of the critters and less...More

Thank Jim K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent a full day on the cruise and although 98% of the other travelers were great there were 3 drunken women that made it tough going. The park is amazing and worth the trip but you may want to go on a tour with...More

1  Thank 300GWA2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yes it's a Marine Park below the surface but also a refuge above for birds. There were many species of birds nesting on the rocks and trees on Los Arcos. The snorkeling is just ok, visibility isn't great but it's always fun to be able...More

Thank bmason
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing national park. Snorkeling and scuba will bring you up close and personal with many beautiful sea creatures.

Thank Katrina A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My fiance and I, one other couple, and the scuba instructor Carlos Lozano went scuba diving on October 14,2017. It was a two tank dive. We started around 8:00AM and took a speed boat to Los Arcos. The first dive we went down to Devil's...More

Thank Maureen P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went early on Coco Loco 2 with Alberto. Left Marina area and cruised the coastline to Los Arcos. Learned a lot about the culture and different parts of PV. Los Arcos is beautiful. Coming from Hawaii I was surprised how clear the water was and...More

Thank LTVL
Reviewed 4 October 2017

The islands are amazing. Snorkelling and bird watching is awesome! There are tons of different species of fish worth seeing!

Thank jmesuda
Reviewed 25 September 2017

you can anchor at the Arcos and snorkel for awhile the head over to Maha for a nice lunch, try to stay away from all the tourist boats. and rent a yacht instead

1  Thank mototyacht
Reviewed 24 September 2017

We got to swim off the boat on our return trip from Outdoor Adventure. The 1st Mate fed the fish, so there wer tons of different fish swimming at our feet. Bring a GoPro and get it all on video. What a fantastic treat.

1  Thank 101seetheworld
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Kevin H
11 September 2017|
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Response from bbethgood | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend buying a boat tour.
Evan A
4 June 2017|
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Response from rogeria l | Reviewed this property |
There is a path down to the beach close to the local bus stop and plenty of people offering any service you might like including a boat and snorkelling gear to get out to Los Arcos.
23 February 2017|
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Response from Wyldecamp | Reviewed this property |
Marietas Islands would be my recommendation over Los Arcos. It is unique and very cool. Research the tour companies for that trip and pick one that has smaller group sizes and goes early before all the crowds come. They... More