Explore Puerto Vallarta and Enjoy The 5* All-Inclusive Resort

“Hotel RIU Vallarta”

 

Bring Your Friends or Bring The Kids… You’re Never Too Young To Start Living Your Bucketlist.

Dates: March 11-16, 2023 w/optional add-on days up to the 19th
Airport: Licenciado Gustavo Diaz Ordaz International Airport (PVR)
Resort: Hotel RIU Vallarta (All-Inclusive)
All-Ages: LDS Singles & Families

Attention!

~ You do NOT need proof of vaccination to travel into Mexico and you do NOT need to take a Covid test to re-enter the USA.

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Have a Fun Filled Vacation at the 5-Star Hotel Riu Vallarta

 

The 5-Start Hotel Riu Vallarta, with its 24-hour all-inclusive service, overlooks a beautiful white sand beach and offers you the best services so that you can enjoy your getaway. This hotel in Mexico has free Wi-Fi in the communal areas, pools with a swim-up bar and the best entertainment so that you can experience an authentic holiday with RIU Hotels & Resorts.

The facilities at this hotel in Mexico include 4 pools where you can cool off and take advantage of the warm Mexican weather, direct access to the beach with a private area for hotel guests and the Renova Spa, a comprehensive wellness centre. In addition, if you would like, you can book a massage on the beach to relax on your holiday in Vallarta.

The dining options we offer at the Hotel Riu Vallarta are ideal for enjoying incredible culinary experiences. At our restaurants you can enjoy authentic American buffet breakfasts, the best Asian, Italian and international dishes or enjoy our steakhouse by the pool

At this hotel in Mexico you will have non-stop fun thanks to our activities programme and the numerous sports you can enjoy in the facilities and around the hotel, such as volleyball, kayaking, and golf. The youngest members of the family will also enjoy their holiday, as we have a kids’ pool with slides and the RiuLand kids’ club, an entertainment programme designed especially for them.

You, along with other LDS Singles and Families will get to enjoy all the amazing resort amenities as well as beautiful weather, spectacular sunsets, and much more.  Join us on this amazing all-inclusive getaway!

It’s more than just a vacation

When you join Cheri’s Travel Spot on this fun getaway, you’ll experience all the amazing amenities that the Hotel RIU Vallarta has to offer PLUS a special invitation to our private LDS Singles & Families activities we’ll be throwing!  Here are some examples of what you’ll enjoy.

  • Welcome Party
  • Group Dining
  • Pirate Show and Dinner Party Cruise excursion included for all guests
  • Formal and Costume Theme Nights
  • Stay at the RIU Vallarta – An All-Inclusive Resort Property
  • Roundtrip transportation to the resort from Puerto Vallarta International Airport (PVR)
  • Dining access to gourmet à la carte dining options, buffet and cafe
  • Bottomless refreshments, natural fruit juices, soft drinks, and mocktails
  • 24-hour room and concierge services
  • Pool and beach wait service
  • 3 Adult swimming pools & 1 Children’s pool
  • “RiuLand” kids club
  • Daily refreshed mini-bar with soft drinks, juice and bottled water
  • Daily maid service
  • Endless daytime activities and live nightly entertainment
  • Theme parties, “Pacha” discotheque, and live music
  • Enjoy free Wi-Fi and free international calling to the US, Canada and Mexico
  • Non motorized water sports (kayaks, sailing, snorkeling, paddle boards, body boards)
  • Beach volleyball
  • Small catamaran, kayaking, body board
  • Groups fitness activities at the resort
  • Pool activites and games
  • Gym and fitness center
  • This is not a church sponsored event but LDS Standards are expected to be maintained

Payment Terms and Pricing

  • Rates are based on number of nights, Adults and/or children, and type of room
  • Child rates only apply with 2 guests Paying adult Rates in the room
  • Pricing includes all taxes and fees
  • Pricing includes the pirates dinner cruise  
  • Rates are subject to change 
  • Final Payment Due at time of booking
  • Reservations are non-refundable at time of booking

Family Room

The Family Rooms at the Hotel Riu Vallarta are the perfect accommodations for enjoying an escape to Mexico as a family. These 33-m2 rooms have one small double bed (125x200 cm), two double beds (150x200 cm), satellite TV, air conditioning, a minibar and beverage dispenser, a coffee maker, and a balcony or terrace. Max occupancy is 4 adults or 3 adults and 2 children 12 years old and younger.

2 Adults minimum are required to reserve a “Family Room.”

Adult Rates (ages 13+)

*Based on 5 nights stay per adult
Double: $862          Triple: $827        

Additional cost per night if staying more nights
Double: $141          Triple: $134 
     

** To calculate a quote, click the link above **

Child Rates (Ages 0-1 & 2-12)

*Child rates apply after two people pay at the adult rate

Ages 0-1: FREE          

1st Child (Ages 2-12): only $103 {total}         

2nd Child (Ages 2-12): $456 {per night}

Standard Room

The Standard rooms at the Hotel Riu Vallarta are perfectly equipped to offer you the best amenities during your stay. These 28-m2 rooms have two small double beds (125x200 cm) or one king-size bed (200x200 cm), satellite TV, air conditioning, a minibar and beverage dispenser, a coffee maker, and a balcony or terrace.  Max occupancy is 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children 12 years old and younger.

Adult Rates (ages 13+)

*Based on 5 nights stay per adult
Single: 1,082          Double: $795          Triple: $763        

 

Additional cost per night if staying more nights
Single: $185          Double: $127          Triple: $121      

 

** To calculate a quote, click the link above **

Child Rates (Ages 0-1 & 2-12)

*Child rates apply after two people pay at the adult rate

Ages 0-1: FREE          

1st Child (Ages 2-12): only $103 {total}

2nd Child (Ages 2-12): $437 {per night}

Partial ocean View room

The Hotel Riu Vallarta offers Lateral Ocean View Double rooms for you to enjoy an unforgettable holiday. In these 28-m2 rooms, you’ll find two small double beds (125x200 cm) or one king-size bed (200x200 cm), satellite TV, air conditioning, a minibar and beverage dispenser, a coffee maker, and a balcony or terrace.  Max occupancy is 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children 12 years old and younger.

Adult Rates (ages 13+)

*Based on 5 nights stay per adult
Single: 1,133          Double: $830          Triple: $796        

 

Additional cost per night if staying more nights
Single: $195          Double: $134          Triple: $128 
     

 

** To calculate a quote, click the link above **

Child Rates (Ages 0-1 & 2-12)

*Child rates apply after two people pay at the adult rate

Ages 0-1: FREE          

1st Child (Ages 2-12): only $103 {total}     

2nd Child (Ages 2-12): $456 {per night}

Jr. Suite ocean view room

These 35-m2 rooms are specially designed to offer you the greatest comfort. In the Junior Suites at the Hotel Riu Vallarta, you’ll have one king-size bed (200x200 cm) or two small double beds (125x200 cm), a sofa in the lounge area, satellite TV, air conditioning, a minibar and beverage dispenser, and a coffee maker. Plus, these rooms have a balcony or terrace for enjoying incredible views of the sea.  Max occupancy is 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children 12 years old and younger.

Adult Rates (ages 13+)

*Based on 5 nights stay per adult
Single: 1,214          Double: $886          Triple: $850        

 

Additional cost per night if staying more nights
Single: $211          Double: $146          Triple: $138 
     

 

** To calculate a quote, click the link above **

Child Rates (Ages 0-1 & 2-12)

*Child rates apply after two people pay at the adult rate

Ages 0-1: FREE          

1st Child (Ages 2-12): only $103 {total}     

2nd Child (Ages 2-12): $468 {per night}

Suite with ocean View

The Sea View Suites at the Hotel Riu Vallarta offer you the best services and amenities for you to enjoy an unforgettable stay. These 69-m2 rooms have one king-size bed (200x200 cm), a sofa in the lounge area, a dressing room, satellite TV, air conditioning, a minibar and beverage dispenser, a coffee maker, and a balcony or terrace with impressive views of the sea.  Max occupancy is 2 adults.

** COntact us for pricing and availability**

Know before you go

  • Licenciado Gustavo Diaz Ordaz International Airport (PVR)
  • When booking Flights make sure to arrive on Saturday, March 11, 2023
  • You can stay until Thursday the 16th or extend your stay extra days up to the Sunday, March 19th
  • This getaway is not a church sponsored event but LDS Standards are expected to be maintained.

Not Included:

  • Travel Insurance, highly recommended since life happens, and the only way you are covered if you happen to test possitive before your trip. (Contact Cheri’s Travel Spot for pricing)
  • Optional Excursions
  • Photo Packages At Tours and Excursions
  • Spa treatments

Itinerary & Excursions

*subject to change

Day 1:  Saturday, March 11, 2023 – Arrivals, bienvenidos!

We will have a welcome meeting in the early evening and dinner as a group.  The night will continue with several entertainment options such as shows, comedy, and dancing.

If you get in early, check into your room and explore the resort and beach.

Day 2:  Sunday, March 12 2023 – Las Caletas Tour

On the Las Caletas Tour, spend time out at sea on a kayak or marvel at the area’s many underwater wonders while snorkeling or paddle boarding just offshore. Take a guided nature walk and meet some of the permanent residents of Las Caletas, including friendly macaws and beautiful parrots. You can also learn more about the culture and traditions of the region by participating in hands-on activities including clay modeling, mezcal tasting, and cooking classes. It’s all up to you!

Simply hop on our boat and come with us to the shores of our exclusive and secluded beach hideaway, along the Riviera Nayarit and nestled in the Sierra Madre Mountains. Las Caletas, Puerto Vallarta is one of the top four secluded tropical beaches in the world—accessible only by boat.

The best part, you get to choose how you experience Las Caletas in Puerto Vallarta, you can choose pure relaxation (easy to do in shaded hammocks strung between towering palms) or thrilling exploration! With our tour, the day is yours to create—you provide a sense of adventure and we’ll provide everything else, including the exclusive tropical beach!

Join in the Las Caletas Tour: Explore Puerto Vallarta’s Exclusive Tropical Beach Hideaway

Las Caletas is, pure and simple, a paradise tropical beach hideaway and Mexico’s own Garden of Eden. Rich in tropical wildlife and filled with scenic vistas to spare, this secluded nature preserve is a paradise unlike any other.

The natural beauty of Las Caletas was originally discovered along the Riviera Nayarit by famous film director John Huston, who made it his private home for many years. Accessible only by sea, Las Caletas is surrounded by a steep, jungle-clad mountain backdrop, making it a truly secluded tropical sanctuary.

  • Gourmet Lunch
  • Open Bar
  • Snorkel
  • Kayak
  • Stand-Up Paddleboard
  • Clay Modeling Class
  • Animal Encounter
  • Nature Hike
  • Cooking Class
  • Adventure Cove

Day 3:  Monday, March 13, 2023 – Fun at Acuaventuras Park

Come reconnect with your inner child at Aquaventuras Park, guaranteed to fill your day with a whole lot of fun! Enjoy our incredible water slides, glide through our famous Teeth Breaker, hop on a tube with your friends on the Octopus or if you’re brave enough, dare to slide through the Happy Widow, one of our highest slides! Relax on our 160 m Lazy River and know that your little ones will also have a memorable time in our aquatic kids’ area.

Aquaventuras offers an array of fun for the whole family! It features 12 water slides and a lazy river. For the little ones it has a kids world section full of activities and slides that suits little children. Enjoy extreme attractions such as zip lining, a rope course and climbing wall. This park is sure to quicken your pulse and put a smile on your face!

This park also offers Dolphin swimming/encounters.  Enjoy an unforgettable experience with Dolphins! You will enjoy getting up close with these beautiful animals and doing much more than just caressing them. These Dolphins are ready to put a smile on your face as they preform tricks and even kiss you! 

Day 4:  Tuesday, March 14, 2023 – Discover Hidden Beaches

Spend the day enjoying the resort or heading to Marietas Islands. The Marietas Islands are the home of a large variety of seabirds, such as the magnificent frigatebird, egrets, herons, seagulls, pelicans, brown boobies and the world-famous Galapagos Blue-footed Booby.  These islands are know as “the Mexican Galapagos”.

Playa Del Amor, commonly referred to as the Hidden Beach of Puerto Vallarta, is located in the Marietas Islands 22 miles west off the shore of Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. The beach features beautiful blue waters, all encased within an island cavern that only opens up to the sky above and the pacific ocean.

Day 5:  Wednesday, March 15, 2023 – Zipline tour & Pirate Dinner Show

Begin the morning with us at our devotional where we invite guests to offer prayers, spiritual thoughts, and bless the sacrament.  All are invited to come.

Spend the day enjoying the resort or take an optional excursion to an outdoor adventures park.

This is the #1 outdoor activity in Puerto Vallarta, with more than 4,000 5-star reviews on TripAdvisor, awarded as Travelers’ Choice 2020 and rated as one of the TOP 10 Experiences in Mexico!

Beyond a Simple Zip Line Tour!

Let the thrills begin as you fly across the bay on a speed boat and then hop into the heart of the Sierra Madre in one of our iconic yellow Unimog trucks! Mount a mule for a steady trek and into the sub-tropical forest under the canopy.

Rappel down a waterfall, hike through the jungle, ride exhilarating zip lines, and experience our NEW Roller Coaster Zipline, all the speed of a zipline with the unique sensation of a roller coaster suspended by cables from the trees. It is truly an adventure of a lifetime!  To close on a high note and refresh your emotions, rush with the highest water slide drop-in Mexico! 

Arrrrrr Matey!!!  In the evening, join the entire group for a unique dinner, dancing, and entertainment experience to be remembered.

*The Pirate Show and Dinner Cruise is included for all guests.

If you want to enjoy a dinner under the sea livening up with Live Music and delights the only show for adults that really want to have fun. In this pirate ship, you will be enjoying dinner while you watch the intense pirate experience! Sailing across Puerto Vallarta Bay witnessing the incredible night view of the sea, just like a real pirate. Enjoy the firework show and the performance of the talented pirate crew! there will be activities to get you into the story. A night full of fun, dancing, games, and a brand new pirate show awaits on this four-hour cruise that begins just before sunset. Ignite your spirit of adventure and soak up the pirate atmosphere surrounded by your countryfolk on the deck of a real wooden pirate galleon. Onboard entertainment includes acrobatics, sword fighting, and fireworks display all tied together with a new tale of betrayal and pirate greed. A three-course dinner and open bar will keep a smile on your face as you dance into the Pacific sunset. There will be different main dishes for you to chose one along with free beverages.

Optional Add-on Days

 

 

Day 6:  Thursday, March 16, 2023 – Bikes & Bites Taco Tour

Spend the day enjoying the resort or going into Puerto Vallarta for a fun and yummy excursion, biking and bites.  You’ll ride bikes around visiting a bunch of the local taco shops sampling tacos.  If biking is not your flavor of fun, you will have the option to try the walking tour option.

Bike (or Walk) and Eat Your Way Through Vallarta.   Their roll comfort bikes are designed for smooth sailing. They cover 4.5 miles on this culinary tour, tasting regional dishes influenced by Aztec, Mayan, Toltec, Spanish and French cuisine. This tour is designed for moderate fitness levels. Prior cycling experience is required and all guests must be 14 or older.

  • Our 3.5-hour bike tour stops at 7 authentic restaurants, street food stands, and artisans.
  • An active foodie excursion that covers more ground in the same amount of time as our walking tours.
  • Explore the sights of the city while eating a mouthwatering lunch of regional food and drinks.
  • Our cycling tour ends on the malecon so easy to get to the beach or continue your sightseeing in the malecon!
  • Spend the day enjoying the resort or head to Las Caletas Beach Hideaway.

Day 7:  Friday, march 17, 2023 – Canopy Bridge ATV Tour

Jorullo Bridge Canopy Tour.  Are you prepared to live and extreme adventure full of adrenaline? Pass through the longest suspension bridge in the world (470 meters in length and 150 meters in height) on board of an ATV, driving through exciting dirt trails across the Sierra Madre Occidental contemplating the beautiful scenarios that surround the eco-park and enjoying the crystalline waters of a cascade.

Day 8:  Saturday, March 18, 2023 – Resort Day

Take a day off from your vacation 🙂

Relax by the pool, walk on the beach, join the activities happening all over the resort.

Did we mention the endless fun for all ages?

"“No, no! The adventures first, explanations take such a dreadful time.”" ~ Lewis Carroll