Only 116 persons by day are permit to get in to the hidden beach. Beacause in Eco Explorer we have more boats with permits than other providers, we have more spots available per day for this activity. 99% of our visitors get in to the beach with no problems. Our boats are fast, comfortable and safe, our guides know perfectly how to assist you on the boat, during the in water activity and hidden beach access. The information provided by our staff and their experience is unvaluable. Hidden beach access is available from Wednesday through Sunday only. Deposit (25USD) of hidden beach is not refundable if you do get to swim to it. (Only because of bad weather conditions or spots not available).
We depart around 9 am from Marina Vallarta. At just 10 minutes, the ameca river provide great views and is the perfect spot to find some dolphins having breakfast. Passing the first hour we arrive the islands, but during the winter, the ocean provides great wild life on the way out like dolphins, turtles, mantarays and whales. Arriving the islands we will provide the snorkel gear and we will teach you how to use the gear and life jackets and provide some information to improove your in water skills to make your activity fun and safe.
Use of life vest
Use of Snorkeling equipment
Conservacy donation fee to Bahia Unida
CONANP (Federal gov) fee
Permits for national park
Box lunch & fruit
Boarding fee must be paid in cash when check in $3.00 usd.
Hidden beach deposit must be paid cash during check in $25.00 usd.
What to bring
Extra cash for photos and souvenirs
$ 25 USD extra to get in to the hidden beach.
An additional $3 USD conservation fee per person will be collected at check-in. A portion of the proceeds go toward local surveillance and conservation of the islands.
Minimum age recommended 10 years.
Minimum age to hidden beach is 10 years with an adult on the same group.
Not recommended for travelers with back problems.
No heart problems or other serious medical conditions.
Not recommended for pregnant travelers.
Not wheelchair accessible.
People under any influence of alcohol or any drug are not permitted.
Max age recommended for hidden beach is 65 years.
This tour or activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers.