Las Caletas Beach

Join in the Las Caletas Tour: Explore Puerto Vallarta’s Exclusive Tropical Beach Hideaway

Las Caletas is, pure and simple, a paradise tropical beach hideaway and Mexico’s own Garden of Eden. Rich in tropical wildlife and filled with scenic vistas to spare, this secluded nature preserve is a paradise unlike any other.

The natural beauty of Las Caletas was originally discovered along the Riviera Nayarit by famous film director John Huston, who made it his private home for many years. Accessible only by sea, Las Caletas is surrounded by a steep, jungle-clad mountain backdrop, making it a truly secluded tropical sanctuary.

No matter what you’re looking to do, this Las Caletas Beach Hideaway Tour has it all.

Single: $149.00
Minor $89.00


Las Caletas Day Tour In Puerto Vallarta

On the Las Caletas Tour, spend time out at sea on a kayak or marvel at the area’s many underwater wonders while snorkeling or paddle boarding just offshore. Take a guided nature walk and meet some of the permanent residents of Las Caletas, including playful monkeys and beautiful parrots. You can also learn more about the culture and traditions of the region by participating in hands-on activities including clay modeling, mezcal tasting, and cooking classes. It’s all up to you!

Simply hop on our boat and come with us to the shores of our exclusive and secluded beach hideaway, along the Riviera Nayarit and nestled in the Sierra Madre Mountains. Las Caletas, Puerto Vallarta is one of the top four secluded tropical beaches in the world—accessible only by boat.

The best part, you get to choose how you experience Las Caletas in Puerto Vallarta, you can choose pure relaxation (easy to do in shaded hammocks strung between towering palms) or thrilling exploration! With our tour, the day is yours to create—you provide a sense of adventure and we’ll provide everything else, including the exclusive tropical beach!

What's included

  • Boat ride to Las Caletas
  • Buffet lunch
  • Open bar
  • Snorkeling and kayaking equipment
  • Paddleboards
  • Guided nature walk
  • Parrot and monkey encounters
  • Cooking Classes
  • Mezcal Tasting
  • Clay modeling
  • Kids Adventure Park
  • Teen Adventure Cove
  • Wetsuit (upon request in winter)


  • Swimsuit
  • Hat
  • Biodegradable Sunscreen
  • Towel
  • Light sweater
  • Extra cash for dock fees, photos and souvenirs


  • Register for optional activities on board your boat or at the gift shop
  • Daily schedule may vary without notice to due to weather and sea conditions
  • Life jackets are mandatory during all water activities
  • Kids Adventure Park is for children ages 4-11, minimum height of 3.25 ft. (1 m).
  • Teen Adventure Cove includes highly physically demanding activities, participants must be in excellent physical and mental condition. Alcohol not permitted. Zip LineStep Up, Banana, Rattlesnake waterslide, and Slide n’ Fly waterslide: ages 12+, (Rattlesnake  8+), minimum height 4 ft. (1.2 m), minimum weight 40kg (88lbs), maximum weight 118kg (260lbs). 
  • Expectant mothers, people who suffer from heart disease, back or spine problems cannot participate in the Teen Adventure Cove activities.
  • Due to federal regulations, and in an effort to protect the flight path of endemic birds, drones are prohibited in this tour. We appreciate your attention to this important policy.



How do I get to Las Caletas?
The Las Caletas tour is accessible only by boat and because it’s private the only boats permitted to dock are those owned by Vallarta Adventures. This means there are no street vendors or tourists from other companies making it a true tropical beach hideaway.
Can I book both the day tour and Rhythms of the Night on the same day?
You can book both tours in the same day but you will need to come back to Vallarta on the boat in between tours. Guests are not permitted to stay at Las Caletas between the day and night tours because the afternoon hours are when we prepare for the evening event.
Are all drinks included?
Our open bar has fruit juices sodas beer rum tequila vodka and margaritas throughout the day.
I’m a vegetarian is there anything I will be able to eat?
Of course! Our buffet style lunch includes a large selection of salads pasta and grilled vegetables as well as seafood paella during the day. You can help yourself as many times as you would like!
Is Las Caletas wheelchair accessible?
Unfortunately Las Caletas is not wheelchair accessible. Due to the nature of the beach hideaway there are a number of inclines and steps and a lot of sand. Wheelchairs will not be able to maneuver over the beaches up to the spa or to the activity areas.
Should I bring money for souvenirs and photos?
Yes we provide photo services and the photos will be available for you at the end of the tour. You can also purchase souvenirs at our shop.
What is children’s age/price for this tour?
Children ages 3 years old and younger are free for this tour. Child prices apply to children ages 4 to 11. Any child age 12 years and over is considered an adult.
Are wetsuits available?
Yes we have wetsuits available upon request December through March.

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