San Sebastian del Oeste

Metal StarBurrowed deep in the heart of the Sierra Madre Mountains, San Sebastian’s remote setting has made it one of Mexico’s last remaining secrets. While this tiny mountain enclave (elevation 4500 ft) isn’t far from Puerto Vallarta, it’s still a world away from the usual tourist haunts.

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Adults: $92.00 BOOK NOW

Kids: (4 to 11) $69.00 BOOK NOW


Bridge   Getting There

Just 90 minutes distance from Puerto Vallarta, the drive flies by as we wind our way through impressive mountain scenery. From the comfy atmosphere of our air conditioned van, you’ll see everyday scenes of rural life and some of the most breathtaking views Mexico has to offer.


Church Ceiling   Colonial Mexico Perfection

Originally settled in 1605, this secluded 17th century mining town reached its peak of prosperity in the 1700s, when over 30,000 people inhabited the area. Over the years, the town’s population fluctuated wildly as gold and silver were mined intermittently between the 1600’s and the 1930’s.


Agave   Coffee & Agave

Although those gold rush years are long gone and settlers have since moved on, this beautiful mountain village of just 600 residents has kept its true colonial heritage. A shining example of an ancient Mexican village and well known for its corn and cattle trade, San Sebastian is now cultivating coffee and agave in its lush mountainsides.


Archway   Untouched by Time

With its charming cobblestone plaza, elegant snow-white buildings, classic Porfirian bandstand, an 18th century church dedicated to San Sebastián and a wealth of 18th century Haciendas, you’ll enjoy a privileged glimpse into colonial Mexico, untouched by time.

Duration

Approximately 7 hours

Available

  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday

Departs From

  • Nuevo Vallarta at Vallarta Adventure’s Center
  • Puerto Vallarta office in Marina Vallarta. Detailed directions will be provided with your confirmation.

What’s Included

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Bottled water

Activity Level

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Easy

What to Wear & Bring

  • Comfortable walking or tennis shoes
  • Light sweater
  • Money for souvenirs & photos

Restrictions

Min. Age: 3 years old

Child prices applies to children ages 3 to 11. Any child age 12 years and over is considered an adult.

Did You Know?

Nowadays, in addition to the traditional corn and cattle, local folks also cultivate coffee and agave on the mountainside.

Price: Save 15%

Adults: $92.00 BOOK NOW

Kids: (4 to 11) $69.00 BOOK NOW

 

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