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Papi Chulo

Closed for Remodeling

After the gran opening and seeing what works and what does not, it is time to make a few changes. In the mean time visit their sister location Spartacus.

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Archie's Wok

Day off

Archie's Wok is closed on Sundays,
Enjoy their menu Monday - Saturday from 2pm to 10:30pm

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Apaches

Apaches Merch Store

Apaches has opened the doors to their Merchandise store. Shop for you or that special gift.

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Gays Off The Grid

Gays Off The Grid PV

Private tours of world famous Hidden Beach on Marieta Islands! Snorkel, sightsee, snacks, drinks. Flexible itineraries & fully customizable tours. Contact them to check availability. Book in advance do to limited spacing.

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Piano Lessons with Salvatore Rodriguez

Piano Lessons

Learn to play piano with Salvatore Rodriguez.
For beginners, intermediate and expert.

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Arriba Restaurant Bar

BBQ Rib

Large portion of bbq ribs served with crispy french fries and coleslaw.
Includes roll with butter and spicy bbq sauce on the side for only $180 pesos.

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Botanical Gardens PV

Botanical Delights

See nature in a new way. Photo friendly, 6-7 hour tour for 2 - 36 people in all weather. Includes private air contitioned transportation, vallarta botanical garden entrance, a welcome delightful refreshment, a guided curated experience with memories to last a lifetime, nature in abundance and an authentic mexican meal. $2,180 pesos per person.

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Arriba Restaurant Bar

Chicken Parmesan

Fried breaded chicken breast served on a plate of pasta with red sauce. Includes salad and garlic bread for only $160 pesos.

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Arriba Restaurant Bar

Chicken or Shrimp Fettucine

A rich white sauce combined with noodles and your
choice of chicken or shrimp. Includes salad and garlic bread. $160 / $180 pesos.

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Arriba Restaurant Bar

Coconut Shrimp

Tropical fried coconut shrimp served with rice and mixed
vegetables. Includes garlic bread and mango sauce for dipping for only $180 pesos.

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Arriba Restaurant Bar

Liver & Onions

Onions. Old time favorite fried liver and onions. Served with potatoes,
mixed vegetables, gravy and roll with butter for only $160 pesos.

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Arriba Restaurant Bar

Pork Chop

Pork chop covered with white mushroom gravy. Served with mashed
potatoes, mixed vegetables and roll with butter for only $160 pesos.

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Estigo

Ride With Us

Book your tour ahead and have an amazing time in Puerto Vallarta.

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Casa Cupula Bistro

Drag brunch

Every sunday from 10am to 2pm. Huge breakfast spread with american and mexican favorites.

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Horseback with Juan

Join a true Mexican Cowboy on a horseback ride up the River Cuale. Juan Gomez has been leading the horseback tours up this part of town for over a decade.

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Jet's Boat Tour

Jet's Private Boat Tour

Private Boat Tours personalized just for you! With gay local tour guides. Perfect for couples. Groups or events. Boats of all sizes. Leaving daily” 4-5 hours.

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Leather Art Museum

Leather Art Museum

Take a tour through the different time periods of leather attire through-out pre-hispanic and hispanic periods.

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Leather Art Museum

Leather Art Museum

Take a tour through the different time periods of leather attire through-out pre-hispanic and hispanic periods.

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Vallarta Eats Food Tours

Signature Taco and More Tour

Pay attention to the men (and women!) behind the curtain! Discover the Vallarta beyond the tourist spots and eat at the places locals love!
Want to avoid tourist traps and dive deeper into Mexican culture? Our Signature Taco Tour is for you! Our Foodie Guides will show you the best food, tell you the best stories, and do their very best to keep you from eating until you explode (hey, it’s a harder job than you’d think!).

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Vallarta Eats Food Tours

Untouristed

If you crave true adventure, if you want full immersion, and if you desire an experience like none you’ve ever had, then Untouristed is what you seek. Meet the families and taste the food of working-class Vallartanse. This tour brings a whole new level of authenticity and insight, not just in terms of food, but in terms of culture, society, and personal understanding. Nothing we say can do justice to this experience…don’t miss it.

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Amaria Villas

CoEd Spa

They are dedicating every Wednesday for your well being with a day of spa treatments. And the champagne is on them along with very delicious Buffalo Wings.

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Amaria Villas

Men's Only

This is their official weekly gay men's event. Enjoy nature in a safe and comfortable place where you can be yourself.

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Vallarta Eats Food Tours

Chocolate & Vanilla Discovery

When you’re opening a box of decadent Godiva or a pint of delicious vanilla ice cream, it’s easy to forget that your dessert has a history of almost 4,000 years. Cultivated by the Mayans and the Aztecs, the cacao bean and vanilla plant both have their origins in Mexico. Over the years they have seen many different forms: from drinks to bars, from extracts to synthetics. On this tour, you’ll get a chance to explore chocolate and vanilla treats you’ve never even conceived of… and some old favorites, too!

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Wet & Wild Gay Cruise

Wet & Wild Gay Cruise

Join Edgar and his lotion boys every Saturday.

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Wet & Wild Gay Cruise

Wet & Wild Gay Cruise

Join Edgar and his lotion boys every Saturday.

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Frida

Beer Bust

Mondays are beer days.

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Frida

Bloody Marys and Caesars Sunday

Bloody Marys and Caesars are only $40 pesos!

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Frida

Margaritas

Weather is frozen or on the rocks the margaritas are on SALE!

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Gaby's Rest. Mexican Cooking Classes

Mexican Cooking Classes

The best Mexican Salsa, Authentic Mole tamales, raicilla tasting and much more. With the chef Julio, reservations required! New Fajita Lessons now available. 60USD per person

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Frida

Micheladas & Cielo Rojos

Favorites with the locals...Cielo Rojos (beer w/tomato juice) for just $30 pesos or a Michelada (beer w/lime juice & salt) for only $30 pesos.

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Amaria Villas

Moist

T-dance Sunday for everyone with DJ Andy Strap.

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Frida

Vodka Goodness

Enjoy the house vodka for $30 pesos.

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Frida

White Bacardi $30 pesos!

White bacardi drinks and all rum goodness!

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Pool Club @ Casa Cupula

Naked Pool Party

For some naked fun at Casa Cupula come out and enjoy the afternoon in this clothing optional party. Hosted by Lalo Gil. More hosts to be announced.

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Anonimo

Anónimos Happy Hour

Enjoy their open air and three floors of space. Also their delicious drinks and their friendly staff.

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Hotel Mercurio

Happy Mercurio Hour

Enjoy their delicious 2x1 House Drinks and their delicious cold beers.

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Amaria Villas

Savage Sundays

Enjoy a Sunday up in the mountains and swim in a 20mtr pool enjoying the great beats from Dj Dany Jay Cirque and their delicious food.

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Incanto

Bingo With Pearl

Have fun with Aunt Pearl at Bingo! Watch from Incanto Vallarta 's page or limited in-person seating is available in the piano bar and outdoor terrace.

Message Incanto Vallarta or their manager Tracy Parks if you'd like a card. they'd love to play with you.

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Chachalaca Bar

Classic Burger

Classic burger with fries $120 pesos.

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Blondies PV

H.H. Blondies

Blondies' drinks are like no others in PV and what a great opportunity to taste them all! Bring your friends!

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Nacho Daddy

Happy Hour

Have happy hour at Nacho Daddy's from Monday - Friday

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Bella Napoli

Homemade Bread & Pasta

Now sealing home made bread and pastas for your home or special events.

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Chachalaca Bar

House Cosmos Mondays

All day enjoy House Cosmos 2 for only $90 pesos.

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Chachalaca Bar

House Drinks Thursdays

If you are feeling thirsty this day is for you! All day enjoy house drinks 2 for $80 pesos.

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Chachalaca Bar

Margarita Tuesdays

Every Tuesday all day enjoy their delicious tequila in their delicious Margaritas!

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Chachalaca Bar

Meat Loaf Mondays

Homemade with mashed potatoes and veggies for only $99 pesos.

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Chachalaca Bar

Nachos

Loaded Nachos for only $99 pesos.

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Chachalaca Bar

Wine Wednesdays

Wednesdays are made for Wine at the Chachalaca Bar! Enjoy 2 for $80 pesos all day!

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Amaria Villas

Men's Only

This is their official weekly gay men's event. Enjoy nature in a safe and comfortable place where you can be yourself.

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Art Walk

Art Walk

Take a stroll through the streets of Puerto Vallarta and enjoy some of the best art Vallarta has to offer.

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Vallarta Eats Food Tours

Tasting Vallarta

The Tasting Vallarta Tour was designed for visitors who have not spent much time here and who want to experience some of Puerto Vallarta’s higher-end gourmet Mexican restaurants. Tasting Vallarta is a progressive dinner tour that will delight your senses and fill your belly, but still leave you wanting more!

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Act2PV

Queens of Country

A comedic and musical tribute to the WOMEN who made their mark in country music featuring Vallarta’s favorite country-western singer, Bobbi Goddard!

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Act2PV

Best of Broadway

Act2PV’s blockbuster musical revue, featuring singing and dancing from your favorite Broadway musicals (in its 3rd year)! *Now 2 nights/week!

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Act2PV

Bruno Mars Tribute

"Act2PV is proud to present its superstar, Victor Do Espirito (and his LIVE BAND), in a Bruno Mars tribute show! "

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Vallarta Eats Food Tours

Craft Brew & Bites

In recent years, Puerto Vallarta’s local craft brew scene has exploded — just like your taste buds will when you take this tour!
As a craft beer connoisseur, you’ve searched your town, your city, maybe even your whole country for new and unique brews. What better place to continue that search than a new country? And in what better company than with guides who know not just the beer, but also its best food pairings?

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Act2PV

Follies LaRouge

Vaudeville, Broadway, & Burlesque show, produced by NYC choreographer, Kim LaRue

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Gaby's Restaurant

Harp Music

Thursdays and Fridays, enjoy your dinner with music played with an Harp.

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Act2PV

Mamma Mia

The Broadway musical, featuring the full cast! (in its 3rd year)! *Now 2 nights/week!

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Vallarta Eats Food Tours

Mole Pozole

"The Mole Pozole is ideal for people who want to have a leisurely evening strolling the town; meeting new friends, and sharing some amazing dining along the way."

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Vallarta Eats Food Tours

Tacos After Dark

"Tacos After Dark is great way to get the most out of your visit to Old Town Vallarta. After a day at the beach, enjoy a leisurely evening stroll around town sampling delicious Mexican street food. Experience Tacos After Dark, it’s unforgettable."

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Act2PV

Whitney Houston

Diana Villamonte, Voice of Mexico Runner-Up and International Superstar, brings back her award-winning Whitney Houston show!

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Act2PV

Classics Motown Revue

The incredible Motown singers, Kevin-Anthony, Lauren J Stovall and Joi Carter, recreate the signature Motown sound of the 60’s with memorable tunes, catchy rhythms, and creative dance moves.

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Act2PV

Classics Motown Revue

The incredible Motown singers, Kevin-Anthony, Lauren J Stovall and Joi Carter, recreate the signature Motown sound of the 60’s with memorable tunes, catchy rhythms, and creative dance moves.

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Act2PV

Jersey Boys

Featuring Marc Lopez in a quartet of handsome guys, singing and dancing to the music of The Jersey Boys, Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons!

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Incanto

Open Mic

Open Mic is one of our most popular events.

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Act2PV

So much Soul

Starring Kevin-Anthony

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Blue Chairs Rooftop Bar

Dirty Bitches

Dirty Bitches is a show designed to make you fly with powerful 80s tunes, seduce you with sensual movements, and make you laugh and cry with their amazing Drag.

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The Palm Cabaret & Bar

Mama Tits

"Mama Tits is the creation of singer, improvisational comedian and drag entertainer, Brian Peters."

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The Palm Cabaret & Bar

The Freddie Mercury Story

Roy Gomez Cruz returns with I Want It All, which takes the audience on an energetic, visual and emotional journey through the songs and life events of the legendary Freddie Mercury (of Queen).

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Nacho Daddy

Texas Embassy Blues Band

The Texas Embassy Blues Band brings down the house at Nacho Daddy's every Friday.

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Act2PV

Tina

A tribute to one of the most iconic singers of all time, Tina Turner!

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Act2PV

Backwards Broadway

A whole new twist on your favorite Broadway show tunes!

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Chachalaca Bar

Chachalaca Drag Show

Every night, enjoy a different drag show at 9pm.

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Anonimo

Karaoke Anonimo

Join the fun in music and song. Sing along or take your voice to the stage for Karaoke Wednesdays.

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One Six One

Live House Music

Live DJ mixing it up to get or keep the party going!!

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The Palm Cabaret & Bar

Boys on Fire

Boys on Fire is the hottest ticket in town. This troupe led by Sebastian Coronel from Argentina and brings together 5 of the most gorgeous men and professionally trained dancers in an all male burlesque cabaret show unlike anything you have ever seen.

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Incanto

Dennis Crow

Dennis has an incredible repertoire and can play just about anything! Give him your requests in person or online during the show and relax and enjoy, or grab a mic and sing along! Reserve

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Act2PV

Hedda Lettuce's Raunch Dressing

Starring hilarious NYC drag icon, Hedda Lettuce, in a drag show, featuring green hair, crisp stand-up comedy, quick wit and fresh comedic songs! *Now 2 nights/week!

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Act2PV

It's Raining Men

Sexiest male dancers in Puerto Vallarta are SIZZLING with SENSUAL choreography, SEXY strip tease, and SEDUCTIVE music, as well as the hardest bodies you’ve ever seen! *Now 2 nights/week

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Act2PV

Reveal

“Reveal” is a sexy “Peek-a-Boo Revue” and the newest show produced by NYC Choreography, Kimberly LaRue.

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The Palm Cabaret & Bar

SEXED

Expect the unexpected. Demian Mats and his cast of performance artists,dancers and vocalists bring to the stage a erotic adventure unlike anything PV audiences have experienced before .

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Act2PV

SHINE starring Stevie Hart

Featuring Stevie Hart (the drag alter ego of singer/dancer, Steven Retchless), who will mesmerize you with her 8-inch heels, sultry voice, sensual dancing, and fiery/heart-warming story-telling that will make you laugh and cry at the same time.

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CC Slaughters PV

CC´s Drag Show

Join the selections of drag queens in the house of CC's. Ready to pump your blood and have you in party mode in no time! Come prepare!

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Antropology

Continuous Male Revue

A real "Gentleman's Club" with continuous entertainment. Open following protocol.

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Paco's Ranch

The Girls From Pacos Ranch

The girls from Paco’s Ranch want to remind you that they will always be here for you.

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Paco's Ranch

The Girls From Pacos Ranch

The girls from Paco’s Ranch want to remind you that they will always be here for you.

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Gay Puerto Vallarta

Every year Puerto Vallarta seems to become more popular as a gay vacation spot. With a great climate, beautiful ocean bay, beaches, mountains and lush tropical jungle as the setting, Puerto Vallarta is a small city devoted to serving the visiting traveler. While retaining much of its old style Mexican charm, Vallarta has over the years built up the infrastructure of a modern resort community. Internet cafes, ATM machines, fine restaurants, excellent airport, modern medical services, drinkable water supply, and a safe, tolerant environment are now all part of the Vallarta scene. So visiting a tropical paradise doesn't have to be a choice between a modern but sterile place or the alternative of a quaint but primitive existence. Puerto Vallarta has all the quaintness, without compromising on any of the modern conveniences.

Whether you're just considering a vacation here, someone who has just visited once before, or a virtual resident who comes every winter for months at a time, you'll find plenty of useful information here. Vallarta now has over a dozen hotels, guesthouses, and bed and breakfasts that cater to our community, several different gay bars and gay clubs, a world famous gay beach, great gay trips on boats, special tours including evenings out at natural hot springs, and some great restaurants. The gay scene in Vallarta runs the gamut, from gay beach bums, to the A-list couples who winter here and entertain themselves and their friends in high style.

Vallarta is popular with all sorts of gay men and women from many places around the globe. Younger and older, European and from the Americas or Australia, the cosmopolitan mix is part of what makes this an exciting place to see and be seen. And in case you're worried that this means not meeting some beautiful Mexicans, rest assured that many "friends of Dorothy" from Vallarta and from the larger cities within Mexico, especially Guadalajara, also come here to relax on our famous beaches and grace our clubs at night.

Vallarta is in the tropics, on the Pacific Ocean side of Mexico, tucked into a mountainous coastal area. We're located on one of the largest, deepest, and most stunning natural bays in the world, Bahia de Banderas, which supports almost any form of water recreation imaginable. This bay is where the humpback whales come every winter, where dolphins nest year round, and deep sea fishing is excellent. The winds are great here for sailing. Surfing is good on the north coast of the bay. And it isn't overrun with development. Almost thirty miles of the bay's coast is completely inaccessible by road and therefore pristine and devoid of development. The mountains surrounding the bay are lush with tropical jungle, the beaches in some areas are framed by these mountains that come right down to the water's edge, and, best of all, none of it is ruined by pollution or any industrial ugliness. In Puerto Vallarta the air is clean, the sun shines without rain almost all winter long, and the sunsets - well, they're as spectacular as you could possibly ask for.

gayguide Vallarta - Your Online Info Resource

gayguide Vallarta is a comprehensive online guide for the gay or lesbian visitor. You'll find described here all the gay attractions, hotels, bars and discos, as well as other useful information for planning your visit. We concentrate on the gay angle missing in all the mainstream online guides for Puerto Vallarta. For a broader perspective on Puerto Vallarta we suggest VisitPuertoVallarta.com, which is jointly produced by our city's Tourism Board and the Convention and Visitors Bureau.

gayguide Vallarta also publishes the free gay map book found in all the best gay venues of Puerto Vallarta. The gayguide Vallarta website is supported by the advertisers of the gayguide Vallarta map and guidebook.

gayguide Vallarta is a publication and not a travel agency. We welcome gay and gay-friendly businesses in Vallarta to list their services in our directories for free. Premium listings, which include links, are available to advertisers. The site database includes a wide choice of accommodation offerings, most offered directly by the property owners and operators, others by booking agents who specialize in gay Vallarta or the area. You'll make your reservations directly with the agent, property owner or manager. Please mention when you book that you saw their listing in gayguide Vallarta. Only businesses known to be gay-friendly are listed.