Puerto Vallarta receives 25 cruises only in January

With this, the city of Puerto Vallarta has consolidated as the second most important destination in this sector, after Cozumel.

Puerto Vallarta has consolidated as the second most important destination after Cozumel.
Puerto Vallarta has consolidated as the second most important destination after Cozumel.

Puerto Vallarta ended the month of January with the reception of 25 cruises, something that had not happened since 2010, only on January 2 it received three and the story was repeated two more days, while on January 30, another figure, something that didn't happen in 14 years, four.

The year 2019 paints to be excellent for this Jalisco destination and one of the most important in the whole country.

It is closing with a total of 25 cruises in the month of January, a figure that was not reached since 2010. During the days 2, 9 and 17 of January three arrivals arrived and by the 30th there were four: Carnival Splendor, Ruby Princess, Norwegian Gem, and Volendam.

With this, the city of Puerto Vallarta is consolidated in the second most important destination in this sector, after Cozumel, and receives tourists from various parts of the world with average spending of $ 119 during their stay.

Only this quadruple arrival generated an arrival of approximately 12 thousand tourists, an economic outlay of more than 1 million 428 thousand dollars is foreseen in a single day, taking into account that they fall between 95 and 98 percent of the tourists who travel on board, to which is added the economic benefit of the 5 thousand crew members.

It was informed that the Port Administration Integral (API) Vallarta, constantly works in its infrastructure with the purpose of offering the best quality in its services; In addition, for this year, "Puerto Magico" will be consolidated in the maritime terminal, an area similar to a tequila farm, which in the main building will offer a great experience to passengers.

These improvements, together with the efforts of the Tourism Trust in the promotion of the destination, are reflected in the 176 cruises that are expected to arrive in the course of 2019; 27 more arrivals than those registered in 2018.