If you’re planning a vacation to Puerto Vallarta, make sure you book tickets to attend a Marigalante pirate ship tour. The Marigalante is one of Puerto Vallarta’s most popular tours. Guests really feel as if they have stepped back in time once they step on board the 17th century authentic replica ship which is modeled after the Santa Maria, one of the ship’s that Columbus sailed on his journey to discover the Americas. Currently, there are special deals available to enjoy Day Tours or Evening Tours on the Marigalante. Whether you want to go with your partner or take the whole family along, everyone will love the experience of living like a pirate for the day. Keep reading below about the incredible Marigalante ship adventure so you can book your tickets during your next vacation to Puerto Vallarta and… Live like a pirate!

The Marigalante Pirate Ship

The Marigalante pirate ship is an exact replica of the famous “Santa María” from Columbus’ maiden voyage to the New World. Weighing approximately 700 tons with 3 wooden masts with triangular sails, the ship has four impressive decks and can accommodate up to 240 passengers. The tour includes drinks from a premium open bar served to you by your very own pirate waiter. In terms of entertainment, the live show includes exciting singing, dancing, and impressive acrobatic fighting. Visit the website to buy tickets so you can check out the Marigalante pirate ship show for yourself. Day Tours check in at 8:00 am, and leave the Marina at 9:30 am. Tour will return back to the pier at 4:30 pm. Evening tour attendees need to check in at 5:45 pm. Evening tours depart at 7:00 pm and return back to the pier at 10:30 pm.

Pirate Land Day Tour

The Pirate Land Day Tour is a great option for families who want to spend an unforgettable day cruising Banderas Bay in style. The amazing 700 ton Galleon is the ideal setting for a fun-filled day full of exciting entertainment and adventure. To start with, guests will begin their day with a delicious  “Under the Sea” themed breakfast in the ship’s pirate tavern. Next, the ship will dock near the nature reserve at Majahuitas Island where guests will be able to get off the boat for a few hours. There, beach & water activities will be available including Snorkeling, Kayaking, Banana boat rides, Beach Volleyball, Treasure Hunts and more.​ After some fun in the sun, guests will get back on board the Marigalante to savor a wonderful lunch as they enjoy more live entertainment. There are eight delicious options on the lunch menu to choose from.

Pirates of the Bay Night Tour

If you’d prefer to try the Evening tour, The Pirates of the Bay Night Tour is a great option to live like a pirate! Guests will love the Banderas Bay views as they enjoy world class entertainment, games, and tons of fun. Currently, seven delicious dinner options are available so everyone can find something they like. Guests will enjoy the Premium open bar served by their very own pirate waiter, too. In addition to the show, there are fun pirate activities and even a treasure hunt for the little ones. Towards the end of the tour, there is a dazzling fireworks display and real cannon fire that will make your experience even more exciting.

If you’re ready to pamper your loved ones with an amazing vacation, why not head to Puerto Vallarta?  Located on the Pacific Coast of Mexico in Banderas Bay, Puerto Vallarta is a top tourist destination that has so much to offer. There are beautiful beaches, great restaurants, world class shopping, and a vibrant art scene, too. During your visit, make sure to book tickets on the Marigalante Pirate ship. It’s one of Puerto Vallarta’s top tours that the whole family will enjoy as it gives the unique oportunity to live like a pirate for a day. Are you ready to enjoy an amazing vacation in sunny Puerto Vallarta? If so, make sure to visit the Marigalante’s official website to buy your tour tickets as this popular tour sells out fast.