Vallarta Botanical Garden — 2022 Garden of Excellence Award — American Public Garden Association

Getting to the Garden

Physical Location

Carretera Puerto Vallarta
(a Barra de Navidad Km. 24)
Las Juntas y los Veranos
Cabo Corrientes
Jalisco. C.P. 48425
 

The Vallarta Botanical Gardens are located at the Km. 24 marker of Highway 200, Carretera Puerto Vallarta a Barra de Navidad, the only road that goes south from Puerto Vallarta (PV). The drive to the Gardens takes approximately 30 minutes from Old Town PV (15 miles =24 km.) 

Arrival by Taxi
Approximate cost*
  • Boca de Tomatlan $150.00 MXN
  • Mismaloya $250.00 MXN
  • Zona Romantica $350.00 MXN
  • Puerto Vallarta Centro $400.00 MXN
  • Zona Hotelera $450.00 MXN
  • Marina Vallarta $500.00 MXN
  • Aeropuerto $600.00 MXN
  • Nuevo Vallarta $700.00 MXN

We recommend confirming costs before entering a taxi, but these are considered the standard rates of taxi service to/from the Gardens to other locations around the bay

Arrival by Bus

(From Old Town PV)

You can arrive by catching the bus to “El Tuito” at the corner of Carranza and Aguacate streets, in the Romantic Zone. This bus leaves every half hour or so. This bus will also return you to PV. Bus fare is approximate $40 pesos (about $2 USD) each way*.

What To Bring

Garden Hours

  • Normal Garden Hours:
    Open Daily, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • December to March:
    Open 7 days/week
    (Except closure for Christmas & New Year’s Day)
  • April to November:
    Open 6 days/week (Closed Mondays)

Admission

$200 Pesos per person General public fee.
Infants 4 years old or younger free.
Members enjoy of unlimited access while their membership is active.

For complementary school group visits please apply here!