Las Animas Jungle Coastline Hike

Discover the breathtaking beauty of the Animas Jungle Coastline Hike in Puerto Vallarta. This captivating coastal adventure leads you to the hidden gem of Las Ánimas Beach, where nature’s wonders meet the warm embrace of the local culture.

Embark on a journey through lush, tropical vegetation, immersing yourself in the vibrant greenery that lines the trail. As you trek along, you’ll be enchanted by the melodious symphony of exotic birds and the occasional rustling of leaves, providing a soundtrack to your exploration.

Arriving at Las Ánimas Beach, you’ll be welcomed by its powdery white sand and the crystal-clear waters that stretch as far as the eye can see. Dive into the refreshing ocean or simply bask in the sun, feeling the warmth on your skin and the gentle breeze in your hair.

Indulge your taste buds with the diverse local gastronomy, a fusion of traditional Mexican flavors and fresh seafood delicacies. Savor mouthwatering dishes while taking in the panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean.

The heartwarming people of Las Ánimas embody the true spirit of Mexican hospitality. Engage with friendly locals, learn about their rich culture, and create memories that will last a lifetime.

Whether you choose to partake in thrilling water sports or prefer a serene seaside siesta, Las Ánimas Beach offers a wide range of activities for every adventurer. From snorkeling and paddleboarding to simply strolling along the coastline, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.

The Animas Jungle Coastline Hike promises an unforgettable experience, combining the best of nature, culture, and relaxation. Don’t miss the opportunity to explore this paradise and create lasting memories in one of Puerto Vallarta’s hidden treasures.

Tour Details:

Tour Length: 6 Hours

Time: 9:00am-3:00pm (Option for flexible time departure)

Tour Type: Adventure | Hiking | Jungle | Waterfall | Beach Town | Fishing Village | Colorful Towns

Activity Level: Strenuous

Weather Dependent: Yes

Ages: 6+


  • Start at the Pier in Old Town
  • Public bus to fishing village
  • Begin hike
  • Visit the hidden waterfall (seasonal) & hidden beach
  • Finish the hike in Las Animas
  • Option to purchase lunch and drinks at restaurant
  • Return by water taxi – option to pay extra for direct Vallarta routes*This is a moderately difficult hike and can be physically strenuous with some stairs, rocks and beaches to climb over.


  • Bus & Boat transportation
  • Photography (10 per group)


  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Sunglasses
  • Comfortable hiking shoes
  • Snorkel Gear if you want to snorkel
  • Water shoes/flip flops
  • Swim Suit
  • Small Beach Towel
  • Minimum $1,000 pesos for drinks, lunch & tips recommended per person.


  • Lunch/drinks
  • Souvenirs
  • Paddle Boards
  • Kayaks
  • Parasailing

The tour will head back to Vallarta at 2:30pm, however you have the option to stay until the last boat returns at 6pm.

Altertnative option to pay extra per person to water taxi back to Puerto Vallarta vs bus. Price varies depending on how many people & time of day.


$45 USD PP