Which is the Better Holiday?
If a vacation for you means party time & lots of tourist activities on your doorstep then busy Cancun and its energetic nightlife would be perfect...
Quieter Puerto Vallarta is a more laid-back city. It also offers a more authentic Mexican experience, yet there's still plenty to see and do...
Cancun is a major tourist hub and is known for being a hive of activities, shopping & chain restaurants. It's also close to spectacular Mayan sites. Puerto Vallarta, on the other hand, is right beside the jungle and perfect for hiking, ziplining & wildlife spotting.
Incredible nightlife, stunning beaches, more hotel choices, but busier and louder.
More laid-back nightlife, less hotel choices, but more of a Mexican vibe.
Check out our honest comparison between Cancun and Puerto Vallarta to find out which is better for beaches, day-trips, which is cheaper and more. Just click learn more below!