LGBT Getaways: Puerto Vallarta

Puerto Vallarta is a place like no other. It is recognized as the gay paradise, a friendliest destination in the world. In fact, it is a home and has been the home to a big LGBT community since 1970’s. If you are considering going to Puerto Vallarta this coming vacation, then get ready for lots and lots of fun. The fabulous beaches, thrilling nightlife, incredible tours, amazing shops and above all, the exuberant citizens make the town one of the gorgeous getaway spots. Regardless of what you are looking for, there is so much fun to indulge in and make your day like no other. Here are some of the things you can do in Puerto Vallarta:

  1. Cruise the cool waters – Mismaloya Beach is a completely natural and wild setting with pristine bay and beach. Here, you’ll meet people from diverse cultures. You’ll also get a chance to cruise, snorkel and swim on a secluded beach. South Shore is another escape spot that offers intimate on-water options with scenic sites. If you need a private sightseeing cruise, then this is the place to go.
  2. Outdoor adventures – There is the jungle of Banderas Bay which is the most romantic getaway for same-sex weddings and honeymoons. There are several outdoor adventures here including the off-road expedition, mule rides into the sub-tropical forests, camping at Sierra Madre Mountains and ziplining among others. You can also snorkel with dolphins in the open ocean waters as you enjoy the most thrilling experience ever.
  3. Nightlife – If you want to go gay in a big way, then try Puerto Vallarta nightlife at Zona Romantica. Along Lazaro Cardenas Street are several LGBT clubs like the Mr. Flamingo Gay Bar which is a real place for true happiness. Extend your fun to some of the gorgeous, boutique, five-star restaurants like Maia restaurant. Lately, the city officials have put in place a set of initiatives designed to double the number of international LGBT visitors traveling to Puerto Vallarta. Soon there will be the first openly gay head of state who will champion for among the goals—gender identity law.
  4. Art tours – Puerto Vallarta is a renowned historic center. It features a plethora of galleries equipped with a vast array of art ranging from erotic contemporary paintings, sculptures and photography to indigenous crafts. If you want to learn a bit of history about the place, then take a visit to one of the historic sites like the Galeria de Ollas.

Puerto Vallarta is not only a tourist attraction center but a perfect escape destination for gays. It is a perfect spot for fun under the sun. It is a warm, very accepting and welcoming environment for anyone i.e. gays, lesbians, bisexuals and transsexual guests. Go ahead and grab your partner as you come to discover the fun hidden in this thrilling place.