Puerto Vallarta zip line is one of the most exciting ways to escape the hustle and bustle of this popular Mexican city, and there are a number of companies offering tours to the canopies of the surrounding forests. Zip lining provides the thrilling experience of soaring through the trees while exploring the lush jungles that surround Puerto Vallarta. Travelers have several reputable adventure tourism companies from which to choose. Helpful, bilingual staff and great attention to detail and safety make this one of the most popular things to do in Puerto Vallarta.
Los Veranos Canopy Tours offers over two miles of zip line lengths that dangle riders over 300 feet above the trees. Los Veranos also combines zip line tours with all-terrain vehicles, hiking, swimming, and a stop at a tequila bar, providing a tour for every interest. Vallarta Adventures boasts the longest and fastest zip line in Mexico. Riders reach nearly 60 miles per hour while flying along its almost 4,000 feet length. Vallarta Adventures also offers zip line tours combined with rides through the jungle on utility task vehicles and waterslides. In addition, Vallarta Adventures offers rappelling, Tarzan Swings, and a 50-foot high rope ladder. Vallarta Tours and Activities takes these the excitement one step further. In addition to zip lining, rappelling, and riding in off road vehicles, this company adds a ride in an open high-speed boat across Banderas Bay.
Safety is paramount among most Puerto Vallarta zip line companies. Most employ guides with hundreds of hours of experience and use a prudent double safety line that is subject to rigorous maintenance and inspection. They also have a great deal of experience dealing with the time constraints of cruising, as well, often offering convenient transportation and tour packages specifically for cruisers. Most Puerto Vallarta zip line companies provide some sort of refreshment for guests, as well, with options ranging from jungle picnics to full restaurant breaks.
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