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Plaza Machado (Mazatlan)
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$30* and up
Ranked #1 of 231 attractions in Pacific Coast
Category: Historic Walking Areas; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Cultural
Central plaza named for Juan Nepomuceno Machado who donated the land.
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Ranked #2 of 231 attractions in Pacific Coast
Category: Architectural Buildings; Religious Sites; Cultural
Located on a hillside 1,200 feet above sea level, this contemporary chapel is recognized by its 130-foot cross.
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$66* and up
Ranked #3 of 231 attractions in Pacific Coast
Category: Religious Sites; Cultural
Owner description: This 18th-century church, built with funds provided by silver tycoon José de la Borda, is the centerpiece of the town's main... more » Owner description: This 18th-century church, built with funds provided by silver tycoon José de la Borda, is the centerpiece of the town's main square. « less
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Ranked #4 of 231 attractions in Pacific Coast
Category: Historic Sites; Bodies of Water; Theaters & Stadiums
Restored movie theater in downtown Mazatlan.
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Zihuatanejo Bay (Zihuatanejo)
Ranked #5 of 231 attractions in Pacific Coast
Category: Bodies of Water; Outdoors
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Ranked #6 of 231 attractions in Pacific Coast
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MexiTreks (Sayulita)
Ranked #7 of 231 attractions in Pacific Coast
Naturalist guided hiking tours to the back country and historical areas of the Bahia de Banderas (Nayarit Riviera).
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Playa la Ropa (Zihuatanejo)
Ranked #8 of 231 attractions in Pacific Coast
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Beaches
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
Many hotels and restaurants are located along this beach.
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Malecon (Mazatlan)
Ranked #9 of 231 attractions in Pacific Coast
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
Owner description: Stretching from the original Mazatlan past the Golden Zone to the end of Cerritos Beach, Mazatlan's waterfront street is the... more » Owner description: Stretching from the original Mazatlan past the Golden Zone to the end of Cerritos Beach, Mazatlan's waterfront street is the backbone of the city. « less
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Ranked #10 of 231 attractions in Pacific Coast
Category: Volcanos; Outdoors
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Ranked #11 of 231 attractions in Pacific Coast
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Ranked #12 of 231 attractions in Pacific Coast
Category: Architectural Buildings; Religious Sites; Cultural
Located in downtown Mazatlan, the architecture makes it well worth a visit.
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Old Mazatlan (Mazatlan)
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$30* and up
Ranked #13 of 231 attractions in Pacific Coast
Category: Neighborhoods; Cultural
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Nuevo Vallarta Beach (Nuevo Vallarta)
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$79* and up
Ranked #14 of 231 attractions in Pacific Coast
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Beaches
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Ranked #15 of 231 attractions in Pacific Coast
Category: Historic Sites; Military Bases/ Facilities; History Museums; Military Museums; Museums
This 18th-century Spanish fortress turned museum is occasionally the site for festive gatherings.
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La Quebrada (Acapulco)
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$79* and up
Ranked #16 of 231 attractions in Pacific Coast
Category: Geologic Formations; Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Outdoors

THE CLIFF DIVERS AT LA QUEBRADA   The impressive cliffs of La Quebrada offer a natural mirador platform from which one can enjoy spectacular sunsets and,  on occasion (mainly in... more »

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Sayulita Beach (Sayulita)
Ranked #17 of 231 attractions in Pacific Coast
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Zocalo (Taxco)
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$66* and up
Ranked #18 of 231 attractions in Pacific Coast
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #19 of 231 attractions in Pacific Coast
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
Small, lesser-known cove that isn’t usually crowded.
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Playa Brujas (Mazatlan)
Ranked #20 of 231 attractions in Pacific Coast
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
Situated at the northern end of Mazatlan, this beach is great for surfers and beach bums alike.
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Playa Olas Altas (Mazatlan)
Ranked #21 of 231 attractions in Pacific Coast
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
The nearest beach to the cruise terminal.
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Punta Diamante (Acapulco)
Ranked #22 of 231 attractions in Pacific Coast
Category: Neighborhoods; Cultural
Neighborhood overlooking the "C" shaped bay in original Acapulco.
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Tailwind Outdoor Co. (San Francisco)
Ranked #23 of 231 attractions in Pacific Coast
Category: Other
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Ranked #24 of 231 attractions in Pacific Coast
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks

DIEGO RIVERA WALL MURAL   This popular tourist attraction is located in Acapulco Tradicional (the old section of the city) at the home of the late Dolores 'Lola' Ol... Patiño... more »

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Santa Maria del Oro (Riviera Nayarit)
Ranked #25 of 231 attractions in Pacific Coast
Category: Bodies of Water; Outdoors

There are several hiking trails around the lake and there is good birdwatching. Two waterfalls may be visited that are quite spectacular. It's a great place to relax, swim in the... more »

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Playa Ventura (Playa Ventura)
Ranked #26 of 231 attractions in Pacific Coast
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Ranked #27 of 231 attractions in Pacific Coast
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Ranked #28 of 231 attractions in Pacific Coast
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
This former coconut and mango plantation is now the best beach in Ixtapa.
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Ranked #29 of 231 attractions in Pacific Coast
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El Mirador (Mazatlan)
Ranked #30 of 231 attractions in Pacific Coast
Category: Lookouts; Landmarks
Also known as "Lookout Mountain," this is the place to go for a fantastic view of town.
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