About Yelapa

What is this place Yelapa and why do I want to go there?
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INTERESTING FACTS

There are no roads to Yelapa — but it’s only a 45 min ride from Puerto Vallarta by taxi boat

Because there are no roads there are no cars – it’s a true escape

Electricity and phones didn’t arrive to Yelapa until 2001

WHY MIRAMAR

“MiraMar is the perfect location to get away and relax and you can’t ask for better hosts.”

 

An "Island" Trapped in Time

YELAPA ISN’T AN ISLAND, BUT IT FEELS LIKE ONE

 

Yelapa may not actually be an island, but you do have to get here by boat.  The local community has fought hard to keep roads from being built and preserve their way of life.  In doing so, they have managed to create an oasis for vacationers truly unlike any other.  It’s quaint, and charming, and real.  With pristine beaches, spectacular views, mouth watering food, and a flare for adventure, Yelapa will transform your vacationing experience.


Nearly 150 years a
go four families founded this secluded little fishing village near Puerto Vallarta and today they hope to share it with you.  more Yelapa History