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Ranked #1 of 54 attractions in Mazatlan
Category: Sports Camps/ Clinics
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Ranked #2 of 54 attractions in Mazatlan
Category: Historic Walking Areas; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Central plaza named for Juan Nepomuceno Machado who donated the land.
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Ranked #3 of 54 attractions in Mazatlan
Category: Theaters; Historic Sites; Bodies of Water
Restored movie theater in downtown Mazatlan.
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Ranked #4 of 54 attractions in Mazatlan
Category: Religious Sites; Architectural Buildings
Located in downtown Mazatlan, the architecture makes it well worth a visit.
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Ranked #5 of 54 attractions in Mazatlan
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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 #6 of 54 attractions in Mazatlan
Category: Neighborhoods
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Ranked #7 of 54 attractions in Mazatlan
Category: Beaches
Situated at the northern end of Mazatlan, this beach is great for surfers and beach bums alike.
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Ranked #8 of 54 attractions in Mazatlan
Category: Beaches
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Ranked #9 of 54 attractions in Mazatlan
Category: Beaches
The nearest beach to the cruise terminal.
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Ranked #10 of 54 attractions in Mazatlan
Category: Golf Courses
Owner description: 18-hole championship golf course built in 1996, and designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr. The course layout is adjacent to the... more » Owner description: 18-hole championship golf course built in 1996, and designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr. The course layout is adjacent to the ocean where six of the holes and fairways are situated right off the beach. Tropical landscaping, clusters of palm trees lining the fairways, strategically placed bunkers, impeccably manicured greens and spectacular views. Estrella Del Mar hosted the 2011 Mexican PGA Championship for the first time May 5-8, just one of only two events held in Mexico on the Canadian Tour's 2011 schedule. « less
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Ranked #11 of 54 attractions in Mazatlan
Category: Lighthouses
This lighthouse sits atop Cerro Creston, Mazatlan's highest hill.
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Ranked #12 of 54 attractions in Mazatlan
Category: Lookouts
Also known as "Lookout Mountain," this is the place to go for a fantastic view of town.
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Ranked #13 of 54 attractions in Mazatlan
Category: Beaches; Islands; Horseback Riding Stables
With nothing but coconut trees, beaches and open-air restaurants for 14 km, this is where the locals go to relax.
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Ranked #14 of 54 attractions in Mazatlan
Category: Beaches
This beach, with grass growing atop its dunes, is quiet and undeveloped.
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Ranked #15 of 54 attractions in Mazatlan
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Ranked #16 of 54 attractions in Mazatlan
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Aquariums
Owner description: This aquarium holds over 250 species of fish, a marine museum, Gulf of Mexico Oceanic Fish Tank, walk-through aviary and... more » Owner description: This aquarium holds over 250 species of fish, a marine museum, Gulf of Mexico Oceanic Fish Tank, walk-through aviary and crocodile and frog area. There are also three shows: a sea lion show, bird show and diving exhibition. For those who dare to, there is a swimming with sharks activity available!Located meters from the Malecon at the sea lion sculpture intersection.We are an educational and recreational institution that supports the conservation and protection of the environment. We take pride in offering the highest quality of service, which is reflected in our exhibitions, shows and educational programs, and this is all due to a professional and interdisciplinary team. « less
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Ranked #17 of 54 attractions in Mazatlan
Category: Beaches
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Ranked #18 of 54 attractions in Mazatlan
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Ranked #19 of 54 attractions in Mazatlan
Category: Islands
Amphibious vehicles take vacationers to this uninhabited island off Mazatlan for snorkeling trips and other beach activities.
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Ranked #20 of 54 attractions in Mazatlan
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
This four-story platform above the ocean is known to locals as "Divers' Point."
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Ranked #21 of 54 attractions in Mazatlan
Category: Golf Courses
Owner description: Situated in the heart of the Golden Zone of Mazatlan, El Cid Golf & Country Club is the perfect option for an afternoon of... more » Owner description: Situated in the heart of the Golden Zone of Mazatlan, El Cid Golf & Country Club is the perfect option for an afternoon of indulgence or outdoor action. Offering exclusive, outstanding golf and tennis amenities and services, this private club features a 27-hole Championship style golf course designed by Lee Trevino that hosts international and national annual tournaments; nine tennis courts facilities, a full service Spa & Salon, a fitness center and an outdoor lap pool. In addition to these sporting facilities, visitors may also enjoy wonderful, exquisite meals at the club house. Whether you are in a mood for deliciously cooked grilled steaks or sushi specialties, El Cid Country Club offers first class services for a relaxing day experience. « less
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Ranked #22 of 54 attractions in Mazatlan
Category: Dance Club/ Discos; Bar/ Clubs; Karaoke Bars; Game/ Entertainment Centers
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Ranked #23 of 54 attractions in Mazatlan
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Ranked #24 of 54 attractions in Mazatlan
Category: Historic Sites
Quaint little village with cobblestone streets, colonial buildings and charming square.
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Ranked #25 of 54 attractions in Mazatlan
Category: Water Parks
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Ranked #26 of 54 attractions in Mazatlan
Category: Monuments/ Statues
This modern sculpture is always crowded with people watching its colored fountains.
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Ranked #27 of 54 attractions in Mazatlan
Category: Beaches; Resort Communities
This tourist strip houses many exclusive mega-hotels.
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Ranked #28 of 54 attractions in Mazatlan
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Ranked #29 of 54 attractions in Mazatlan
Category: Beaches
Beach located in the Golden Zone.
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Ranked #30 of 54 attractions in Mazatlan
Category: Bodies of Water
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