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San Pancho on Bike
Welcome to San Pancho! Join me on this 2.5–3-hour tour to learn about the history and culture of this popular town. Our tour will begin at the Entre Amigos Community Center and warehouses. Here we will take a glance at the artist warehouse, Circo de los Niños, Bodega theater, Recicla Shop, Tallerera, and more before traveling via Av. Tercer Mundo to the Parque de la Hermandad to see unique street art, numerous mango trees and a very popular skate park. After the stop in the warehouse we will continue to Plaza del Sol, where more wall mural paintings by talented local and foreign artists can found and I will give a brief explanation of the town´s name and its relevance with Saint Francis. We then continue our ride into the jungle where we will be likely to see many endemic birds such as the Golden Cheeked Woodpecker, Chachalacas, Parakeets and many more. We will also see regional trees such as the "tourist" tree, papaya trees and I will explain the difference between coconut palms and the ones used for oil extraction. After having a snack and drink at the beach we will begin our return ride back to town feeling rejuvenated. Other things to consider: We will be cycling on paved roads, as well as cobble stone. NOTE: the Farmers Market (Mercado del Sol) takes place on Tuesdays from October to May. Here you can find one-of-a-kind items made by local artisans, fresh produce,
Surf lesson in Paradise
We will make you live a real surfing experience, with a soul surfer who will give you every detail and help, to learn and apply the best techniques and then take as many waves as possible, improving your technique in each wave while you have fun. We are specialists in beginners, we love working with kids, and all kinds of people who are open to adventure, we also coach intermediates or experts. The lesson takes 1:30-2 hrs. First basic instruction on the beach and then practice with the instructor in the water. Surfing is an activity that depends 100% on weather conditions, waves, wind, tides, etc. Do not hesitate to send a message before booking to make sure of the weather conditions for the week. Other things to consider Surfing is a very basic and natural experience, you just need to be relaxed and open to adventure and fun.
Sunset surf experience on secluded beach
Let us take you to the best wave to lean on, in mexico!! La lancha is the mexican Waikiki with its consistent and user friendly surf. the best its beautiful natural setting and that is it's often far less crowded than the sayulita area. here what we will do... 5:00 Meet in Sayulita. Well take short (20 minute) ride to the La lancha beach. 5:20 We will get you set up with boards and rash vests. 5:35 - Then we Walk down a jungle path to the ocean. There are usually beautiful birds and wildlife along the way! 5:45 On the beach we will go through the basics of surfing theory before we jump in the sea. In the ocean, we will be right next to you as we guide you through your first few waves or show you where the best breaks are if you're experienced. Once you get your first few waves and feel the magic!! we can enjoy the epic view of the sunset over the pacific. It is quite common to surf with sea turtles swimming within feet of us! 8:00 or whenever you've had enough surfing we'll return, load our boards and drive to a local restaurant in the jungle with the best view in the area. Here, you'll enjoy a drink on the house while we share surfing stories. If you've had photos taken during your session you can get a look at them and decide which ones you want to keep ; ) 8:45 we'll drive back to Sayulita.
Monkey Mountain Hike
The Monkey Mountain trail is the most surprising in the region! Here you will be able to hike for the sunrise, morning or sunset & observe magnificent views of Bahia de Banderas Bay, one of the biggest bays in the continent. We will also appreciate the views of Puerto Vallarta, Sayulita, San Pancho, Islas Marietas and many more. On the trail plenty of endemic birds and flora will appear. We will meet in the Plaza del Sol in San Pancho (if anyone needs a Sayulita pick up let me know) where a brief history of the lovely town will be mentioned. Then we will drive to Higuera Blanca and begin the hike to reach the summit to then return happy and motivated. Other things to note A thrilling walk in which every step is worth it. I recommend the sunrise / sunset hikes since color are a true show.. and the heat is less!
Private surf lessons with a true local
Ask for our specials! Check out photos and videos @exploresayulita First, we go over the basics on the beach. I will teach you the best techniques and practice. When you're ready, we paddle out and I stay with you and instruct you every step of the way. Whether the lesson is one-on-one or with a group of your friends and family, I will make sure everyone catches some waves. The whole point is to have fun! Session photography upon request Other things to note Please wear lots of sunscreen! Don't have a heavy meal before surfing. Have a light snack such as fruit. Drink lots of water during the day, a hydrated body makes the world of a difference.

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Hike in mountains, beach and virgin jungle
It will be a fantastic hike that will awaken all your senses. We will have the opportunity to enjoy in a friendly and educational environment with the peace and serenity that this landscape has to offer. Starting from the heart of the magical town we will explore alleys between the virgin jungle, we will see flora and wild fauna (birds, turtles, fish, crabs, etc.) we will pass through caves, rivers, solitary beaches, connected between the mountains and their cliffs. We will witness the magnitude of the sea and enjoy a comfortable swim in its waters, we will learn about the general culture of the place, the stories and the current situation of this federal area. At the end of the tour with the sunset over the Pacific, you will have the gratitude of feeling connected and at one with the goodness of nature and all that it has to offer us. This will awaken awareness and respect for the environment. You will be fascinated with this beautiful place Other things to note They must be predisposed to make a little effort going down and up small paths between rocks, roots, water, sand and others.
Horseback riding Thru the Jungle & Beach
El recorrido dura alrededor de 1 hr o 1 hr y media, antes de empezar el guia te dara una explicacion sobre como montar y algunas pautas de seguridad, cabalgaremos por la playa hasta llegar a la playa Kestos despues nos adentraremos en la jungla donse podras disfrutar de la hermosa naturaleza , despues llegaremos a la playa Virgen Malpasos donde podras disfrutar de un atardecer dependiendo del horario y si lo deseas cabalgar mientras sientes como rompen las olas y la brisa del mar!
Sayulita Surf Experience
Sayulita, is more than just a Surfer's heaven. Sayulita is a sunny, sea-side surfer's paradise, and is a perfect place to start your surfing journey & begin to experience the wonders that this sport has to offer. Offering ideal waves for first timers & talented instructors you will have so much fun learning! We will begin your experience by introducing you to the surfboard and fundamentals of the sport including positioning on board, how & when to stand up, and what to do once you take the wave. Most of our guests are riding waves by mid session, and we work on lots of other skills throughout your lesson. The experience is 2.5h with 2h in the water. You will have access to all our facilities, shower to rinse off, towels service, reliable fast speed WiFi, and a relaxing beach style rest area. Bring on the good vibes! ¡
Tour and snorkel around Marietas Islands
Haremos un viaje a las Islas Marietas, donde podra disfrutar de un paseo en nuestro barco, la posibilidad de hacer snorkel y disfrutar de la parisiaca playa Oculta o del Amor como se llama habitualmente. El agua aquí es tan clara que se puede ver a 10 metros de profundidad, pero lo mejor de todo son sus arrecifes, nadar en estas aguas te hace sentir en paz, como si se nadara en un acuario gigante. Con aguas cristalinas y arenas blancas, nadie podría imaginar que las islas eran usadas por el Gobierno para realizar prácticas militares. Y ahora las islas marietas están protegidas por el Gobierno Mexicano. Las Marietas son un grupo de islas deshabitadas a pocas millas al Este de Puerto Vallarta Jalisco, México. La reserva de peces brinda oportunidades excepcionales para ver grandes bancos de hermosos peces tropicales. El paisaje selvático desde el barco durante el viaje es excepcional.
Best Tacos of Sayulita Tasting Walk
Tacos: perhaps the most emblematic food of Mexico. In this food tour, we will stroll through town and visit the best taco stands in Sayulita. I will take you to the very same taquerias that I take my visiting friends and family to taste the tastiest tacos of them all. You will eat all the tacos that you want. (We do have options for vegetarians!) You see, there is no single best taco stand in Sayulita. Rather, there is a place that serves the best pastor, best asada, best seafood, best vegetarian, etc. I will let you know which puesto is the best for each type of tacos! Learn about my beloved town Sayulita, talk about great waves and what other surf spots to visit while you are here, and enjoy the best tacos most loved by actual Mexicans with a passionate local. This guided taco safari is awaiting you!
Walks through the jungle to hidden beaches
Encuentra tu experiencia única por el pequeño y hermoso paraíso llamado Sayulita :) Disfrutaremos de una caminata/ paseo rumbo a las playas de Malpaso (Selva) y Carricitos . Si eres amante de la naturaleza y la libertad de la playa es el plan perfecto. Rutas hermosas con la presencia de interminables palmeras y una inmensa vegetación que atraviesa la selva del pueblo. Mi compañera de viaje y sub-guía sera Alika (mi adorable perra , muy pacifica y juguetona). Contemplar el atardecer en estos paraisos es el mejor cierre al dia que puede haber.. :). La duracion de la actividad es de entre 3/4 horas.
Viva México Cooking class
We will move to the right place to start class, making our drinks as well; fresh fruit water, Margaritas or "Paloma (mexican beverage). We'll start by making some chips for our Guacamole, Salsas and Chilaquiles. Afterwards, step by step we will prepare some typical sauces to accompany our different dishes: -Tacos -Enchiladas -Margaritas -Guacamole Don't be looking forward to learning how rich it is to eat in Mexico, take your recipes and prepare Mexican-style eating at home. Other things to note -The class is held in the kitchen of one of the participants-
Taste Punta Mita with Private Chef Isaac
Enjoy your very own private chef experience at your place! Learn the secrets hidden within each dish, and enjoy a delicious multi-course meal. Get ready to discover the taste of the Punta Mita without leaving your own dining room! I will arrive 90 minutes before your preferred dining time in order to begin working my magic. I won't arrive empty-handed! No-no, I will show up at your doorstep equipped with every ingredient needed in order to prepare your meal. Feel free to put your apron on and cook some of the dishes with me! I am eager to share with you the secrets behind my recipes and Punta Mita's local hidden treasures. Not in the mood? Well then lay down, relax, enjoy a few appetizers and allow me and my team to take care of you. Eat, share, drink, laugh, and explore the Punta Mita's dining scene from your own table. Oh and don’t worry about tidying up, everything will be left spotless for you to continue to enjoy! My menus reflect my deep love for the cuisine of my heritage, as well as the fantastic ingredients this region of Mexico has to offer. To have a closer look at my menus, send me a direct message and I will send them your way! *Take advantage of our group discounts!* ★ 20% OFF — groups from 4 to 5 guests ★ 30% OFF — groups of +6 guests Please note that to book an experience there is a minimum of 2 guests required.
Mindful yoga and hike to private beach
Hiking & yoga! What better way to experience the gorgeous landscapes that Sayulita has to offer. Get in touch with nature and yourself with this experience. ***if there’s a date or time you’d like that isn’t listed, send me a message and we will make it work :) I also offer private yoga brought to you. We will mindfully hike through the lush jungle taking in the sights. We will pass views that are completely breathtaking. Along the way we will see a large variety of tropical exotic plants, birds, butterflies, and more palm trees than you can imagine. Once we arrive to a private secluded beach we will begin our yoga practice under the trees in the shade. There is nothing like hearing the serene sounds of the waves crashing and birds chirping as you mediate and practice yoga. The yoga class is all levels whether you are a beginner or experienced practitioner this is for you. By connecting mindful movements and nature we give ourselves the opportunity to disconnect and quiet the mind, taking in all of the elements of nature. I want each guest to leave this experience more connected to nature and themselves. They will leave with the tools to add mindfulness to their daily life. You do not need any experience in yoga or hiking to participate in this experience.
San Pancho on Bike
Welcome to San Pancho! Join me on this 2.5–3-hour tour to learn about the history and culture of this popular town. Our tour will begin at the Entre Amigos Community Center and warehouses. Here we will take a glance at the artist warehouse, Circo de los Niños, Bodega theater, Recicla Shop, Tallerera, and more before traveling via Av. Tercer Mundo to the Parque de la Hermandad to see unique street art, numerous mango trees and a very popular skate park. After the stop in the warehouse we will continue to Plaza del Sol, where more wall mural paintings by talented local and foreign artists can found and I will give a brief explanation of the town´s name and its relevance with Saint Francis. We then continue our ride into the jungle where we will be likely to see many endemic birds such as the Golden Cheeked Woodpecker, Chachalacas, Parakeets and many more. We will also see regional trees such as the "tourist" tree, papaya trees and I will explain the difference between coconut palms and the ones used for oil extraction. After having a snack and drink at the beach we will begin our return ride back to town feeling rejuvenated. Other things to consider: We will be cycling on paved roads, as well as cobble stone. NOTE: the Farmers Market (Mercado del Sol) takes place on Tuesdays from October to May. Here you can find one-of-a-kind items made by local artisans, fresh produce,
Surf lesson in Paradise
We will make you live a real surfing experience, with a soul surfer who will give you every detail and help, to learn and apply the best techniques and then take as many waves as possible, improving your technique in each wave while you have fun. We are specialists in beginners, we love working with kids, and all kinds of people who are open to adventure, we also coach intermediates or experts. The lesson takes 1:30-2 hrs. First basic instruction on the beach and then practice with the instructor in the water. Surfing is an activity that depends 100% on weather conditions, waves, wind, tides, etc. Do not hesitate to send a message before booking to make sure of the weather conditions for the week. Other things to consider Surfing is a very basic and natural experience, you just need to be relaxed and open to adventure and fun.
The Food of My People: Brunch Tasting Walk
In this culinary tasting walk, we will meander down the cobblestoned streets on the hunt for the tastiest traditional Mexican food in Sayulita. We will visit a señor who only brings out his tradition drink cart out in the morning (if he’s open—no one really knows his hours…), see how carnitas are made, and taste some traditional breakfasts that I and my family grew up with. While walking and filling our stomaches with delicious Mexican treats, we will get the backstory to some of the items we sample to set the cultural perspective. Come hungry, and leave with some knowledge of Mexican food and a full belly. This tour is more than just food; it's a cultural experience! As your guide, my goal is to offer you a unique perspective both in the local cuisine and life in Sayulita in general. Why spend your time on forums online when you have an expert who can take you to experience the best Mexican food and drinks under the Sayulita sun? I love my life in Sayulita, I love my country and I want to share my passion with you!
Sunset surf experience on secluded beach
Let us take you to the best wave to lean on, in mexico!! La lancha is the mexican Waikiki with its consistent and user friendly surf. the best its beautiful natural setting and that is it's often far less crowded than the sayulita area. here what we will do... 5:00 Meet in Sayulita. Well take short (20 minute) ride to the La lancha beach. 5:20 We will get you set up with boards and rash vests. 5:35 - Then we Walk down a jungle path to the ocean. There are usually beautiful birds and wildlife along the way! 5:45 On the beach we will go through the basics of surfing theory before we jump in the sea. In the ocean, we will be right next to you as we guide you through your first few waves or show you where the best breaks are if you're experienced. Once you get your first few waves and feel the magic!! we can enjoy the epic view of the sunset over the pacific. It is quite common to surf with sea turtles swimming within feet of us! 8:00 or whenever you've had enough surfing we'll return, load our boards and drive to a local restaurant in the jungle with the best view in the area. Here, you'll enjoy a drink on the house while we share surfing stories. If you've had photos taken during your session you can get a look at them and decide which ones you want to keep ; ) 8:45 we'll drive back to Sayulita.
Natural & fun portraits
This experience is registered in Sayulita but we are available in Nayarit and Puerto Vallarta, additional transport fees applicable. We will not ask you to pose, guaranteed. We'll have a great time and in the meantime I'll start making photos so you get used to the camera, next I'll guide you and help you relax, laughing is part of it at all timed, and having fun it's a given. This activity is intended for 1 to 4 people, by yourself, couples, friends and small families. I'll give you +20 edited (color and light corrected) digital photos. This is not a professional model photo-session. This is not an on-demand photo session for your business.
Monkey Mountain Hike
The Monkey Mountain trail is the most surprising in the region! Here you will be able to hike for the sunrise, morning or sunset & observe magnificent views of Bahia de Banderas Bay, one of the biggest bays in the continent. We will also appreciate the views of Puerto Vallarta, Sayulita, San Pancho, Islas Marietas and many more. On the trail plenty of endemic birds and flora will appear. We will meet in the Plaza del Sol in San Pancho (if anyone needs a Sayulita pick up let me know) where a brief history of the lovely town will be mentioned. Then we will drive to Higuera Blanca and begin the hike to reach the summit to then return happy and motivated. Other things to note A thrilling walk in which every step is worth it. I recommend the sunrise / sunset hikes since color are a true show.. and the heat is less!
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