Los Arcos Snorkel Expedition


On this tour we will venture to Los Arcos, the name translates into "The Arches", one of the most known sites of Puerto Vallarta.

Explore the shallow reef at Los Arcos Marine Reserve, the place is a three rocks formation to the south side of the bay on the way to Mismaloya, on this personalized snorkeling excursion from Puerto Vallarta, a great option for nature lovers and first-time visitors. Snorkel around the caves at Los Arcos with the chance to see angelfish, pufferfish, parrotfish, damselflies, and moray eels.

Los Arcos is a protected area, and no anchoring or fishing is allowed nearby.  Different species of marine life enjoy the safety and productivity of the waters.

Your captain can adapt the itinerary to meet the needs of your group, so children can enjoy this excursion too.

  • Los Arcos and Majahuitas
    Hours: Departs 9.00am & 12.00pm (depending on ocean conditions)
    Duration: 3.5 hours approximately
    Days: Monday-Sunday


  • Equipment: Snorkel, mask and fins
  • Boat transfer to snorkel areas from Marina Vallarta
  • Certified Guides
  • Bottled water, sodas and box lunch
  • Life Jackets
  • National park fees

Not included:

  • Port fee


  • Bathing Suit
  • Towel
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun block
  • Hat
  • Extra money for souvenirs, photos and video


  • It is not permitted to attend this tour under the influence of alcohol, drugs or medications which affect your capacity to function.
  • Pregnancy: If pregnant you will be unable to participate in this excursion
  • Persons with heart problems
  • Persons with back and / or neck problems
  • Persons with balance issues and / or vertigo
  • No bathroom available
  • Minimum age: 6 years old
  • Note: Lifejackets are mandatory whilst snorkeling.

Cancelation policies:

For us, a reservation is a promise - the promise that your reservation will be respected. We guarantee that your tour will be available to you at Eco Explorer; therefore, we must enforce the following policies:

  • 24 hours' notice to cancel and receive a full refund.
  • Less than 24 hours is not refundable.
  • No show or late the tour is non-refundable.
  • Please register 30 minutes before departure of your tour
  • The activities can be modified due to weather changes.
  • We do not have transportation; once we start to provide it, we will notify you.
  • We look forward to sharing with you our next tour ECO EXPLORER Vallarta!



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