Puerto Vallarta is a popular vacation resort on the Pacific coast of Mexico, with thousands of national and international tourists. And one of the most visited, PVR is located in the Bandera’s Bay and is for many years an international destination listed as a top 10 world-wide by finest beaches and best resorts on the pacific coast and Where is Vallarta is your guide to this paradise.
Is located at 20°40′N 105°16′W. The municipality has an area of 502.19 square miles (1,300.7 km2). To the North it borders the SW part of the state of Nayarit. To the east it borders the municipality of Mascota and San Sebastián del Oeste, and to the South it borders the municipalities of Talpa de Allende and Cabo Corriente.
Such as seaside top level destination, Puerto Vallarta is broadly communicated with the rest of the country and abroad, by land, air and sea.
Puerto Vallarta is named after Ignacio Vallarta, a former governor of Jalisco. In Spanish, Puerto Vallarta is often shortened to "Vallarta", while English speakers call the city P.V. for short. The city occasionally is spelled or pronounced as Porto Vallarta. In internet shorthand the city is often referred to as PVR, after theInternational Air Transport Association airport code for its Gustavo Diaz Ordaz international airport.