While it may be famous for its Old Hollywood glamour, Puerto Vallarta’s tourism scene is continuing to move forward with a new cruise terminal and a newly expanded airport.
We recently got a chance to tour the area during February’s Gala Vallarta — here’s our firsthand report.
This summer, Puerto Vallarta is opening a new cruise terminal that will grant an improved arrivals experience to guests on nearly 80 percent of calls to the destination. The terminal will aim for a more locally inspired vibe, tourism officials told us, with hacienda-style architecture and shops selling local products.
Air travel to the destination should get easier with the opening of a new airport expansion that will more than double the facility’s arrivals capacity. Also planned: A smoother customs and immigration experience with a scanner that luggage can go through before travelers…