Spring Break 2023 in Puerto Vallarta

Why Puerto Vallarta for Spring Break in 2023

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico is located on Mexico's Pacific coast making it a popular destination for students from western universities. Puerto Vallarta has a more relaxed atmosphere and is known fis known for its rich cultural history, with many colonial-era buildings, cobblestone streets, art galleries, and local markets.


The city offers a wide range of nightlife options, including clubs, bars and discos that cater to a younger crowd. Several of the more popular clubs in Cancun have opened venues here.


All-Inclusive options: Many hotels and resorts in Puerto Vallarta offer all-inclusive packages, which can be convenient and budget-friendly for students.

Side Trips

Tour Operators


Puerto Vallarta is relatively inexpensive compared to other popular spring break destinations, making it affordable and popular with students. The cost of a spring break trip to Puerto Vallarta can range from around $800 to $2000 per person, depending on the type of accommodation, package options, and time of purchase. Some spring break tour operators may offer all-inclusive packages that include flights, hotel accommodations, meals, and party packages for around $1200 to $2000 per person. These packages can be a good option for students looking for a hassle-free and affordable spring break trip. However, if you prefer to DIY and book your own flights, accommodations, and party package you can find deals lower your cost to $800 to $1000 per person.

Map of Mexico showing location of Puerto Vallarta

Weather in Puerto Vallarta

The best time to visit is March when it’s sunny nearly every day but not too blisteringly hot. March is very pleasant, with warm days and cool evenings, but by April it’s warming up, with an average high of 82 to 85 degrees Fahrenheit (28 to 29 degrees Celsius) making Spring Break an ideal time to enjoy the beautiful beaches and activities such as swimming, snorkeling, sunbathing, and ziplining.

Culture: The city offers a rich culture and history that students can explore and enjoy, from visiting local markets and art galleries to taking a tour of the historic center.

Safety: Puerto Vallarta is considered a safe destination for tourists, which is an important factor for students traveling on their own for the first time.

All these reasons make it a perfect choice for students looking for a fun, affordable, and safe spring break destination.