Activities at the Mayan Palace, Nuevo Vallarta, include golfing on an oceanfront golf course, unwinding at the Brio Spa, going snorkeling or SCUBA diving or taking a nature trek. Special activities are available for kids, including swimming at the children's pool and taking part in the Kids Club.
The Nayar Golf Course, designed by Jack Nicklaus, sits between the Pacific Ocean and the Sierra Madre Mountains. The challenging course has seven natural lakes and tropical jungle framing the greens. A pro shop, a practice range and individual lessons are among the amenities at the course.
The Brio Spa and Fitness Center offers a place for pampering and working out. Massages, including private couples massages, aromatherapy sessions, facials and other body treatments are available. Amenities include a steam bath, sauna, hot tub and cold plunge tub. The fitness section offers a yoga room and modern equipment including spinning and Pilates machines.
The Mayan Palace contracts out to local companies to provide water sports activities. Jet skiing, snorkeling and SCUBA diving trips leave from the beach in front of the resort. Guests may also arrange parasailing rides and guided nature treks with the property.
The Kids Club, available for children aged 5 to 12 years, offers a mini-water park, art lessons, beach excursions and nature walks. A special movie night program is available, which gives the parents some alone time.