GayTravel.com’s first Mexican destination to be Gay Travel Approved, Puerto Vallarta made its debut as a tourism destination in the 1960s when celebrity visits by Elizabeth Taylor and Tennessee Williams launched the destination into the eye of international media. Since then, it has become the country’s leading LGBT destination.
One of the few locations in Latin America with a gayborhood, Puerto Vallarta’s Zona Romantica, is home to many LGBT owned and managed hotels, restaurants and tours. This welcoming community, a proud member of the IGLTA and embraces all its visitors.
An IGLTA member since 2014, the destination also boosts TAG Approved properties such as the Almar Resort Luxury All Suites and Spa, Casa Velas Hotel Boutique Adults Only, CasaMagna Marriott Puerto Vallarta Resort & Spa, Costa Sur Resort & Spa, Hotel Mercurio, Secrets Vallarta Bay Puerto Vallarta. It also has its own LGBTQ-focused tourism office, putting Puerto Vallarta in a league of its own.
A family-friendly destination, Puerto Vallarta is also popular with LGBT families and with the legal passing of same-sex marriage in the state of Jalisco in 2016, the city has become a favorite wedding destination among LGBT couples. Many properties, like Costa Sur Resort and Spa or the CasaMagna Marriott Puerto Vallarta have already married hundreds of same-sex couples.
You can experience Puerto Vallarta yourself by winning a 4-day stay in a 4+ star-property and two activities in this destination. Simply click and participate! Don’t forget to read the terms and conditions. This contest has been created by the tourism fideicomico of Puerto Vallarta.
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Image: Fideicomiso de Turismo Puerto Vallarta
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