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                                        Mazatlan Activities

Mazatlan City Tour

Visit the city market, the majestic Immaculate Conception Cathedral, the market of the shrimp, the high divers, the continuity of life monument, hear the legend of the love story of the mermaid and the cupid,  the tour will also includes a walking along the historical center to see the oldest town bakery, the haunted house, the ex bishop house, the city museum and the Angela Peralta theater. We will continue towards the centennial drive and to the lookout hill.

Daily at 10:00 a.m. & 2:30 p.m.

 

Mexcaltitan Aztec Island Tour

In the nearby state of Nayarit exist an island located among rivers, swamps and estuary named Mexcaltitan, the birthplace of the Aztec civilization that departed from here in 1089, get to know this unique place in Mexico known as the Mexican Venice due that the streets flood during the rainy season or during a hide tide. The natives are used to live in a circle island that seems an imposible place to live when seeing the deep river covering any access to the island by land… you will also visit the town of Santiago Ixcuintla where you will see the colorful tiles murals that describe the history of Mexico thru the pass of the years.

Tuesdays and Fridays at 6:30 a.m.

 

Copala Colonial Tour

Visit the colonial villages of Malpica, Concordia and Copala located at the foothills of the Sierra Madre Mountains. Get to see the natives hand making pottery, furniture, bricks, colorful floor tiles and see a rustic bakery where you can taste a delicious piece of bread. The tour also includes the visit to San Sebastian and San Jose temples. Stop for lunch at famous and traditional Daniels restaurant where you can taste the delicious and well known Banana Cream Pie.

Daily at 10:00 a.m.

 

San Blas Jungle Tour

A full day tour to visit one of the great jungles of Mexico well known as the Mexican amazons, La Tovara is located in the nearby state of Nayarit, there we will navigate along streams and swamps covered by mangroves and a deep vegetation as far as to the crystal waters full of fishes, here you will have time for swimming and to admire giant iguanas, alligators, colorful birds and all kind of flora and fauna, we will also visit the old port of San Blas and the forth in ruins where from you will see an incredible view of mountains, ocean, beaches and a jungle of palm trees.

Wednesdays and Saturdays at 6:30 a.m.

 

La Noria Blue Agave Tour

An incredible tour for you to see natives hand making leather belts, leather saddles, sandals, pursers, machetes, pottery, furniture and Tequila. Enjoy also seeing the fields of Blue Agave considers world patrimony due to the beauty of seeing the horizon totally painted in blue for this well known Mexican plant. Vinata San Clara will make you feel in real Mexico while seeing bright colors old buildings, huge old trees and natives dressing very typical cloths. Also enjoy food cooked with Indian style recipes.

Daily at 10:00 a.m.

 

Cosala Pueblo Magico Tour

Get to know Cosala one of the “Pueblos Magicos de Mexico” located at the foothills of the Sierra Madre mountains, in Mexico country exist a program of colorful and picturesque villages, Cosala village belongs to the group of 30 most beautiful village of Mexico. Once here you will visit the church of Santa Ursula, the market, the lookout hill for pictures, some old ex haciendas used now as hotels, to stroll on its cobblestone streets will be a fantastic experience… the we will visit the zone known as “Vado Hondo” where you can hike in the hills to admire a small water fall or just to enjoy the zip line and canopy crossing from trees to other trees on movable pieces of wood and wires, this will be an incredible adventure. Enjoy also an optional delicious traditional lunch.

Wednesdays and Fridays at 8:30 a.m.

 

Matachines Indian Dancers Tour

This is a fantastic tour for you to know the culture and traditions of old Mexico, we will first visit Matatan village where we will meet the Matachines Indian community for you to see the old man chief playing the Indian music while the young boys will be dancing with their traditional colorful clothing and head full of feathers while your tour guide will be describing the significant of the Indian movements, later we will visit a family that will show you how to make palm leave furniture, we will continue to “Hacienda del Tamarindo” village where natives feel proud of their customs and traditions, we will stop next at “El Meson Totorame” for lunch in the old town of Chametla, after lunch we will visit the lookout hill where the Spanish conqueror Hernan Cortes used to send the orders for the conquest of Las Californias, the museum and the temple of San Petro.

Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 8:00 a.m.

 

Mazatlan Traditions & Mucha Fiesta Tour

Enjoy the traditions and know the best parts of Mazatlan. See the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Fatima with the giant Christ and from where you will see the greatest view of the entire city, drive along the Pacifico Brewery factory, the water fronts, the lighthouse, the sport fishing fleet and the olas altas avenue where Mazatlan carnival is celebrated than we will continue towards the place where you will have the “Mucha Fiesta” spectacle, here you will enjoy a wonderful professional show and a delicious Mexican lunch.

Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 10:00 a.m.

 

El Quelite Rural Tour

Mexico is colorful, cultural, rural, unique… Come to know the picturesque village of El Quelite, this town is very popular and famous in all over Mexico due to the beautiful red roof tiles houses, narrow cobblestone streets, traditions of the Pre hispanic games and for the well known song “Que Lindo es El Quelite”, this town is just 30 minutes from the port of Mazatlan, you will have memorable moments in a place where natives are also very friendly, enjoy strolling on its cobblestone and tiles streets while seeing beautiful and bright color houses, an old bakery as well as hand made craft stores and very rustic, typical restaurant.

Daily at 10:00 a.m.

 

San Ignacio Missions Tour

We highly invite you to visit the nearby municipality of San Ignacio located just 1 ½ hour north from Mazatlan. Get to know the missions of San Javier and San Ignacio founded by the Jesuits in the XVI century, admire the giant Christ that can be seen from miles away, see an ex monastery used now as a museum for you to see old items of the Jesuits, visit the temples of San Javier, Nuestra Señora de La Natividad and San Ignacio, see a hand made broom factory, a roof tile factory and stroll on cobblestone streets while your tour guide will tell you the scary legends the natives talk about. Have a delicious lunch at El Meson de Las Misiones attended by Doña Trini.

Daily at 10:00 a.m.

 

Mexiquillo Sierra Madre Canyons Tour

The most fascinating tour you will find in your next trip to Mazatlan, admire the majestic and impressive 8,000 feet deep canyons of the Sierra Madre Moutains, travellers from all over the world visit this region of Mexico due to the incredible beauty. See exotic colorful birds, the mexiquillo water falls, the spine of the devil canyons, rivers and the valley of the rocks where seems giants have set them one on top of the other looking as a big pre hispanic city. The states of Durango and Sinaloa proudly presents this all day tour named “The spine of the devil canyons tour”. Enjoy the delicious breakfast and lunch in the mountain communities.

Tue, thu & Sat at 6:30 a.m.


Santa Maria Bay Tour

Come and see on of the most ecological zones of the north west of Mexico, visit the home of the blue footed booby bird, this tour is wonderful for bird watchers, et to see hundreds of thousands of 300 hundreds different species of birds that nest in the 153 islands that are in this wonderful bay located in the port of La Reforma in the municipality of Angostura. Be impressing of the beauty of the place; enjoy seeing dolphins playing with the waves produced for the engine of the boats.

Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6:30 a.m.

 

Las Labradas Petroglyphcs Tour

Come and know the most impressive and unique beach on the earth, two miles long beach with enormous volcanic rocks that were carved by Indians over 2000 years ago, all set along the sea shore during the eruption of “La Meseta de Cacaxtla” volcano. During your visit to this region you will also visit the community of La Chilcayota where you can have an excellent pre hispanic lunch and to see also the community museum.

Daily at 10:00 a.m.

 

La Petaca Mountain Tour

Be ready to hike the famous rock of La Petaca where from you will have a spectacular view of the Sierra Madre Mountains, valleys and canyons. The village of La Petaca that is at the foot hill of this impressive rock has been visited for people from all over the world due to the energy is felt once on top of it. The tour will also include the visit to Copala village to enjoy the delicious, famous and traditional banana coconut cream pie as you can stroll on its cobblestone streets to admire the old red roof tile and wide wall houses.

Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 8:00 a.m.

 

El Rosario Artisan Tour

A highly recommended tour for you to visit the villages of El Huajote, El Tablon Viejo and El Rosario. Get to see Mexican artisans hand making colonial furniture, palm leave furniture, fine pottery (here the artisans will show you how to make pottery) later visit the marvelous Our Lady of Rosario with the incredible and unique gold retable, see the Spanish cemetery, the museum and the ruins of the oldest temple. Than we will have a traditional lunch at El Yauco Restaurant.

Daily at 10:00 a.m.

 

Culiacan Capital Tour

Let’s visit the city capital of Culiacan, enjoy a wonderful drive along the panoramic road where from you will see the great valleys full of agriculture and the beautiful coast of the sea of Cortes, once in Culiacan we will visit the Cathedral, the city zoo, the science center,  the art museum, the historical center, la Lomita lookout hill to admire the view of the entire city and surroundings, Culiacan as an old city and it also has the new and modern zone with the uplands, shopping centers, wide avenue with incredible gardens and hotels zone. Enjoy having “Cabrito” as traditional food of this city capital.

Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 6:30 a.m.

 

Sea Shell Pyramid Tour

For those who love to be in contact with mother nature and to live an ecological adventure, come and enjoy seeing the unique pyramid 72 feet high made of sea shell over 4,000 years ago… during the way to get to the pyramid we will have a wonderful ride by boat thru cannals completely covered by a deep vegetation where you will see the incredible huge tiger heron birds as other tropical birds, after the boat ride you will walk on swamps, lagoon shores and weak sand reason for which you must be in excellent health conditions, the area is very tropical and it seems you step back in time when seeing nothing but jungle, estuaries, lagoons, mountains. Once on top of the pyramid you will have a great sensation when seeing miles and miles with the most primitive view.

Wednesdays and Saturdays at 7:00 a.m.

 

Teacapan Bird Island Tour

A fantastic tour to the port of Teacapan located 105 miles south from Mazatlan where you will be able to see a jungle of two million palm trees, virgin beaches and the great bird island where you will see about 55 species of tropical birds as beautiful pink heron that nest on the mangrove trees that grow in the surroundings of Teacapan. Once in this tropical paradise you will have a wonderful ride by boat towards Bird Island located in the middles of the huge estuary that limits the two Mexican states of Sinaloa and Nayarit. After this great experience you will have lunch at La Tambora beach where you will have time for strolling along the beach or swim.

Tuesdays and Fridays at 8:00 a.m.

 

Playa Ceuta Turtle Sanctuary Tour

We highly invite you to have the experience of visiting one of the turtle sanctuaries in the northwest coasts of Mexico. North of Mazatlan there is a beach named Playa Ceuta, a virgin beach where experts collect the eggs turtle and incubated them for aprox. 45 days, after they borned they let them free to get back to the ocean being such a wonderful moment after seeing them slowly going into the water. The tour also includes the visit to Las Labradas beach for seing the petroglyphics in the 2 miles volcanic rocks set on the sea shore.

Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 6:30 a.m.

 

Quetzalli Manantiales Tour

An incredible place for you to see in the municipality of Cosala… Manantiales (water springs) of Quetzalli is a one marvelous place proudly belonging to the state of Sinaloa, swimming in its clear water inside of the caves with the rock petals formation  is a fantastic adventure that you can join taking this daily tour towards the municipality of Cosala where you will have this ecological adventure… Bring your towels, swimming suits, tennis shoes and camera. The tour will also include lunch at Campestre San Andres located near this fabulous springs of Quetzalli.

Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 6:30 a.m.

 

Walamo Farming Tour

Enjoy a tour to the agriculture fields of El Walamo located next to the deep river of El Presidio where you will be able to see the vegetables we cultivate in the state of Sinaloa. visit the temple of San Jose, The market and the abandoned fabric factory which is now in ruins. Have a four wheeler ride or horse back ride. Enjoy lunch in the great family atmosphere rural restaurant “El Atrancon”.

Daily at 10:00 a.m.

 

Mazatlan City & Zip Line Tour

Get to enjoy an incredible sightseeing tour along the most interesting spots of Mazatlán as the Cathedral, Angela Peralta Theater, Casa Machado Museum, The Market, the lookout hill for pictures of the entire city and drive along the beautiful Ocean Side Avenue, then be ready to live the adventure of sliding on a zip line in the most beautiful beach of Mazatlan “Sea Gull Beach” right at hotel Playa Mazatlan where you can also join the climbing wall… the tour is highly recommended, cruise ship passengers and hotels guess are more then welcome to live this spectacular adventure. Time for lunch, swimming and shopping in the golden zone.

Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 a.m.

 

La Palma Sola Tour

Among crossroads, behind hills and valleys is located La Palma Sola village with majestic old houses full of history, legends and traditions. Drive along narrow dirt roads while seeing the fauna and flora of the region. See old communities where people make their livings as hundreds of years ago, very friendly people you will meet as seeing old temples, very old cemeteries, families that make delicious cheese, chorizo, shredded beef and many other thing that you can try while visiting the communities of Las Moras de Alonso, La Palma Sola and El Espinal.

Daily at 10:00 a.m.

 

San Francisquito & Los Brasiles Tour

Let’s visit the small community of San Francisquito where you will see the rural way of living in the region. Enjoy a walking tour along the narrow streets of this town as seeing friendly people inviting you to visit their homes. The tour will take you then to see Los Brasiles Lagoon where you can have a horse back riding along the lagoon shore while seeing birds, butterflies and native trees that grows near this water spot. Have also fun catching fish on board of rustic boats.

Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 10:00 a.m.

 

Pueblo Rurales Tour

Enjoy the visit to the village of Agua Caliente where you will see natives walking along narrow streets and wide corridors as greeting to everyone the meet on the streets. In this place we will visit the hot spring where we will see the native making their laundry at the springs, we will visit a local bakery and then we will go towards the village of El Huajote where natives hand make colonial furniture and tile. The tour will also include the visit to a local house that shows a lot of Indian items founded in the old cemeteries.

Daily at 10:00 a.m.

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