“Come Sail with us on an Adventure of a Lifetime, as we pleasurably cruise the waters of Puerto Vallarta to the breathtaking destination that is Los Arcos Islands; for an exciting day of snorkeling, kayaking, paddle boarding and all of our awesome Chica Locca Activities.” – Gil
Sail with us on an Adventure of a Lifetime, as we pleasurably cruise the waters of Puerto Vallarta, for an exciting day of snorkeling, kayaking, paddle boarding and all of our other awesome Chica Locca Activities at the Los Arcos Marine preserve.Swim under a beautiful waterfall (seasonal), and relax on the pristine shores of Las Animas Beach.
Los Arcos National Marine Park is located between two beaches, Mismaloya beach, and Las Gemelas. It’s known for its scenic vistas, abundance of tropical fish, hidden caves, deep tunnels, arches and a striking reef. It is said that the waters around the islands are also the deepest in the bay, with a depth ranging from 9 to 480 meters (30 and 1,600 feet).Many years ago these magnificent natural formations of the bay, were called “Las Peñas”. This is where, John Huston decided to film part of the movie “Night of the Iguana” in the early 60’s.
At Los Arcos Marine Park in Puerto Vallarta there are gorgeous islands to visit, magnificent reefs to dive, awesome tunnels to swim through, and secret caves to explore, providing plenty of the arches that give Los Arcos (the Arches) its name.
This protected area and is a popular snorkeling spot. Los Arcos is protected sanctuary for various seabirds such as Pelicans, Bobos and some species of parrots, and is famous for its abundant wildlife, both above and below the ocean’s surface,. It’s great diversity of marine life makes it one of the best locations in the world for scuba diving and snorkeling.
Our exciting boat tours begin with a delicious continental breakfast as we set sail to our gorgeous destination, providing you with plenty of photographic opportunities along the way. We will stop at Los Arcos for snorkeling amidst the many beautiful tropical fish.
Next stop is Las Animas Beach, where you can either get off and relax on the beach or do optional beach activities such as parasailing (separate fees apply), or continue a short ways further to the village of Quimixto.Here you can take a guided hike (free of charge) or rent horses to take you to the beautiful waterfall (seasonal) where you can swim in the pool below.
Visit the tiny village of Quimxto, then return to Las Animas Beach for more fun and activities. Board the boat and a delicious lunch is served. Of course, the drinks are flowing as well!
If you’re in Puerto Vallarta, it is well worth taking the time to enjoy a Chica Locca Open or Private Boat Tour to Los Arcos Islands.Chica Locca Tours in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico offers an unforgettable experience with every luxury you would imagine. This is a unique and memorable way to enjoy your vacation and enjoy Banderas Bay with family and friends.
Chica Locca Tours is a Family owned and operated charter. Gil, the owner travels with us on many tours to ensure that every guest has a great time.
Experience the adventure of Banderas Bay…the Chica Locca Way!