TOURS & ACTIVITIES
FROM THE SIERRA TO THE SEA
It’s not every day you can get away for meaningful connections to the real Mexico—in people, place and culture. From zip-lining, deep-sea fishing, and swimming in waterfall-fed pools to exploring town like a local, our unique tours, adventures, and activities offer infinite possibilities tailored to your tastes. Your only dilemma: where to begin?
Right in front of the resort, The Palmarito Turtle Conservation Project hosts baby
turtle releases up to three times each week. Species include green and black sea
turtles, Olive Ridley turtles, and the occasional leatherback turtle. The Vivo Foundation
has helped save over 450,000 baby sea turtles.
WHALE & DOLPHIN WATCHING
Puerto Escondido’s coastal waters are a major transit zone for migrating marine life.
Visit us in January or February for the best chance of spotting mighty humpbacks,
dolphins, orcas, fins, and grey whales.
Board a boat and head out to the deep seas for the ultimate
angling test. Yellowfin tuna, marlin, and other big-game prizes
await beneath the surface of the Pacific.
GUIDED BOAT TOURS
Climb aboard your vessel at Laguna de Manialtepec for an
exhilarating guided cruise of the lake. By night, marvel at eerie
mangroves and bioluminescent spectacles. 10 minutes (10km)
to / from Vivo Resorts.
Home to Playa Zicatela’s epic waves (one of the world’s top ten surf
spots), along with other beaches with more forgiving breaks, Puerto
Escondido amazes whether you’re competing, learning, or watching.
KAYAKING & PADDLEBOARDING
Birds, bioluminescence, and more: Laguna de Manialtepec is
Oaxaca in its natural form. Rent a kayak or a paddleboard and
tour this extraordinary lagoon.
Explore nature from a heart-pounding perspective as you ride
horseback on the beach or off the beaten path. Taking in
spectacular views that go on for miles.
ZIPLINING, HIKING & HOT SPRINGS
Outdoor adventurers, rejoice: Fly above, tread through, and soak in
the best of Oaxaca’s gorgeous environment. Revel in our wonders
from multiple perspectives.
Visit the community of La Reforma and hike to a remote waterfall
45 meters high with 3 three large sparkling pools at its feet. 1 hour
45 minutes (50 km) to/from Vivo Resorts.
COFFEE PLANTATION TOUR
Discover the secrets of Mexico’s organically grown coffee at Finca
El Pacífico—a lush land of waterfalls and ravines, and Finca La
Gloria—a breathtaking butterfly sanctuary.
MOUNTAIN BIKING TOURS
Cover more ground while you make the most of two wheels.
Link up with a mountain biking group, head for the trails, and
ride off on an exhilarating adventure.