Puerto Vallarta



What better way celebrate your High School graduation than in Puerto Vallarta hanging with your closest friends! From amazing beachfront resorts to some of the best nightlife options of any destination, and the most adventurous excursions you’ll ever go on, Puerto Vallarta has it all.

Beachfront Resort

Stay at the Friendly Vallarta

The Friendly Vallarta is a student-friendly property that is located on the best beach in Puerto Vallarta, features three pools and two Jacuzzis, and is minutes away from Puerto Vallarta’s Malecon perfect for all of your Senior Trip celebrations!

Enjoy unlimited meals and drinks at any of the the 5 restaurants within the resort, free WiFi, complimentary access to the gym & sauna, and more.

GradCity will host day events at the resort with a DJ, contests, prizes, etc.

GradCity Night Events

Free Cover to the Best Clubs in PV

As a GradCity traveler you will have express entry and free cover to nightly supervised events.

Witness nightlife like you’ve never seen before at the spectacular clubs in Puerto Vallarta’s famous Malecon.

GradCity staff accompanies students to all GradCity night events.

Adventurous Excursions

Experience Top-Rated Activities

Puerto Vallarta is home to some of the world’s best adventure tours, including the #2 longest zipline course in the world.

Whether you want to fly at high speeds through the trees, learn to surf, or ride horses through the jungle to stunning waterfalls, there’s something for everyone here in PV!

Puerto Vallarta is truly a unique Senior Trip experience that you and your friends will remember forever.

Trip Inclusions

A Great Experience from Planning to Traveling to Returning

GradCity provides all of the necessary means for having a wonderful travel experience from start to finish. Here’s what you can expect of the process:

Round-Trip Airfare

Depending on the size of your group, you will fly together on preferred airlines such as United, JetBlue, American Airlines, or even a GradCity chartered flight. We always try to get our travelers the best deals!

Hotel Accommodations

Affordable all-inclusive accommodations with all food and beverages paid for in one price. Some grad trip hotels are exclusive to GradCity travelers only!

Ground Transfers

GradCity sets up bus transportation for travelers to get from the airport to their hotel, and back to the airport upon their departure.

Welcome Orientation
GradCity wristband with 24-hour emergency telephone number
GradCity Staff

Professional GradCity staff members are available 24 hours a day and chaperone all events.

Daytime Entertainment

Party during the day and enjoy your hotel’s all-inclusive amenities, as well as the upbeat entertainment staff that will keep you involved in daily contests and activities at the pool and beach.

Nightly Themed GradCity Events

Enjoy themed main events every night of your trip, which during peak weeks are exclusive to GradCity travelers only.

Optional additional excursion/party packages available at an extra cost*

Optional Excursions & Discounts

Looking for an off resort excursion? We offer daytime packages at a discounted price.

*Excursions and discounts vary by destination

Safety, Security, & Supervision

As a tour operator, we are committed to providing a safe, secure, and supervised travel experience for high school students. Please take the time to review our safety procedures and protocols.


Friendly Vallarta

Headquarters Hotel

Located on the best beach in Puerto Vallarta, the Friendly Vallarta is the hotel that has all your senior trip needs.

The Friendly Vallarta includes:

  • 24/7 hour all-inclusive

  • GradCity’s Hotel Headquarters for Puerto Vallarta Spring Break 

  • DJ on the beach with contests and games

  • Multiple food options

  • Only 10 minutes from Mexico’s international airport

Day Parties








Entertainment & Activities




Air Conditioning

Ground Transportation


391 Rooms


3 Pools


Starting at


per person

  • 4 nights, 5 days
  • Round-trip airfare
  • All-inclusive accommodations
  • GradCity night events included
Starting At


per person
  • 4 nights, 5 days
  • Round-trip airfare
  • All-inclusive accommodations
  • GradCity night events included