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Exploring the history of Vallarta

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

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Experience hosted by Manuel

90 mins
Includes drinks
Up to 10 people
Hosted in English, Spanish

What you'll do

We will walk through several streets of downtown Puerto Vallarta through the mountain, finding those details in the architecture and history of Puerto Vallarta, places of interest and illustrious characters with history in the port.
We will visit first the jacarandas street, in this street the manuel lepe house museum is located and it overlooks the bay, the second point we will visit will be the Cuale River island, we will visit several facades of houses by famous architects of the era of the 60s as well as the house of elizabeth thaylor, we will climb to a twin lighthouse and here we will have some of the best views of the bay. We will know and be able to differentiate a Vallarta and a Serrano architectural style, as well as modern architecture.
Other things to note
We will walk and walk several streets with houses with old architecture of Puerto Vallarta, there will be shops along the way to if it is not necessary to bring water, since they can buy in stores.
We will walk through several streets of downtown Puerto Vallarta through the mountain, finding those details in the architecture and history of Puerto Vallarta, places of interest and illustrious characters with history in the port.
We will visit first the jacarandas street, in this street the manuel lepe house museum is located and it overlooks the bay, the second point we will visit will be the Cuale River island, we will visit several fac…

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What's included

  • Drinks
    Agua natural embotellada
From $3
/ person
Sat, Feb 27
7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
$3 per person
$3 per person
Sat, Feb 27
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
$3 per person
$3 per person
Sun, Feb 28
7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
$3 per person
$3 per person

Meet your host, Manuel

Host on Airbnb since 2017
  • 6 Reviews
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I am Manuel Montaño, an entrepreneur in the tourist guide area, I know of Vallarta-style architecture and locations of houses of illustrious characters in the part of the mountain of Puerto Vallarta, any tourist guide knows some things but I know more about the subject of Vallarta style since I read a thesis of an architect friend dedicated to that topic, I am passionate about talking about the history of Puerto Vallarta, and I love walking, Join me to show you those secrets of Puerto Vallarta !!!! I have experience taking small groups to the magical towns near Puerto Vallarta for more than 10 years, I have researched on my own about the ancestral traditions and cultures of the towns, I know of those secret places to eat delicious and with that touch of food Homemade with products from the region.
I am Manuel Montaño, an entrepreneur in the tourist guide area, I know of Vallarta-style architecture and locations of houses of illustrious characters in the part of the mountain of Puerto Vallarta, any tourist guide knows some things but I know more about the subject of Vallarta style since I read a thesis of an architect friend dedicated to that topic, I am passionate about talking about the history of Puerto Vallarta, and I love walking, Join me to show you those secrets of Puerto Vallarta !…
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Where you'll be

We will meet in the main square to see the mural and stained glass of the Painter Manuel Lepe, we will go to the island of Rio Cuale and we will locate 2 museums and a variety of endemic plant species, we will walk in one of the oldest neighborhoods with the greatest history in the port, we will find the house of elizabeth thaylor, and houses of architects of the 60s, and we will be able to differentiate various styles of architecture and we will end in a viewpoint

Rated 5.0 out of 5 from 6 reviews.

Arturo
February 2021
Que hablé menos de arquitectura y que hable más de historia. Un súper plus que le podría dar a su recorrido es hablar de las leyendas de Puerto Vallarta.
Lixing
December 2020
Manuel and Salvador were very knowledgeable about the history and architecture of PV. We learned about local artists and cool events happened in PV. We ended our tour at a view point with spectacular sunset. Overall a super fun experience!
Adriana
February 2021
Muy Amigable, te sientes segura y en confianza. Excelente!!
Dulce
February 2021
Muy padre experiencia
Steven
February 2021
Very fun tour of old town PV! If you like history, architecture and beautiful views you should definitely check this out!!
Diego Alejandro
February 2021
EXCELENTE anfitrión muy atento, respetuoso, puntual y muy profesional. lo recomendaría. es fantástico !!

Choose from available dates

4 available
  • Sat, Feb 27
    7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
    $3 per person
  • Sat, Feb 27
    5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    $3 per person
  • Sun, Feb 28
    7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
    $3 per person
  • Sun, Feb 28
    5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    $3 per person

Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 6 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

What to bring

Hat or cap for the sun.

Comfortable tennis