Tours and Excursions

Even though your stay at Villa Balboa may be you ever dreamed of, we encourage our guests to experience a little of all that Vallarta has to offer. Our city is truly is a condensed version of all that is Mexican and existed before big resorts. There are several options to choose from when considering tours and excursions. Our concierge can customize your stay to as much or as little activity as you wish. Various options include whale watching with a bilingual marine biologist, dinner cruising on a private yacht , shopping excursions, tours of nearby villages, and even one on one cooking classes with our own private Chef.


There are several world-class golf courses within a thirty minute drive to the north of Villa Balboa. All courses were designed by renowned names such as: Jack Nicklaus, Joy Finger, Tom Weiskopf and  Van Hagge. Eighteen holes, plus cart rental, range from $135. Our concierge can provide you with information on each of the courses with insight from golf pros and we will also arrange tee times upon your request.


Canto del Sol Tennis Club is located fifteen minutes from Villa Balboa in the hotel zone of Puerto Vallarta. The club has six covered courts and four open air clay courts. Classes are offered by a team of qualified professionals. The club has locker rooms with showers and a pro shop.


From day cruising with the family to serious billfish pursuits, our concierge has the top boats and captains for your review and selection. Fishing charters include fully stocked fishing gear and licensing.


Puerto Vallarta is one of the top scuba diving destinations on the Pacific Coast of the Americas. Our concierge will provide you with the right tour to fit with your level of experience.

Arts and Cultural Activities

Some of the options in this category include: Puerto Vallarta’s famous Art Walk, private villa tours, and theater presentations. Other choices for those inclined to the fine arts are visits to art galleries and hidden artist studios. Puerto Vallarta is well known for its Cultural Festival in May, offering a month-long program of different performances in all disciplines.


A selection of hiking, horseback riding, jungle tours, canopy tours, whale watching, dolphin experiences, ATV tours, and dune buggy tours have been considered for your enjoyment and security.