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Essential part of the tour

One cannot have a complete tour of Acapulco without visiting the old part of the city. It has... read more

Reviewed October 15, 2018
Sarasota, Florida
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No surprises, worth a visit

Acapulco's tourist hayday ended 30 years ago. Many places are in disrepair. That is part of its... read more

Reviewed January 14, 2018
Roseville, California
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went to Acapulco without any expectations. I went to visit a cousin so this was the purpose of my visit. I loved it! beautiful bay with amazing view. I would go back!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Sandra-LeeChampagne
Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

One cannot have a complete tour of Acapulco without visiting the old part of the city. It has character which is missing from the newer glitzier portion. You can imagine going back in time to a simpler time. Don’t miss it.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JordanS8
Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

It’s one of those city names which brings to mind glamour days gone by, and old movies with great stars of the past. We were driven through Acapulco from the dock area. The guide pointed out the many places of interest, including properties once owned...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank lastword2016
Reviewed January 25, 2018

Enjoyed the local culture and nice rocky landscape and beach. Dove through SDA and had a blast. Thanks Mario!

Date of experience: January 2018
3  Thank whitejh2018
Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

Acapulco's tourist hayday ended 30 years ago. Many places are in disrepair. That is part of its charm. Also, the US State department has told it's citizens to not visit. I'm a US citizen and I like Acapulco because there are so few Americans. Going...More

Date of experience: January 2018
4  Thank AlB715
Reviewed January 4, 2018 via mobile

It was our first time in Acapulco - and surely we wanted to see as much as possible of the city had to offer. Our guide - Sebastian Hernandez of acapulcoforall.com - showed us most of the city and told us the history of Acapulco...More

Date of experience: December 2017
3  Thank AgnieszkaK296
Reviewed November 21, 2017

Our driver and guide, Miguel Zequeida (better known as Miguel #4) at acapulcomikehome@live.com.mx gave us the grand tour of the old city and its beauty. He explained why the city was built on the hills, its history, and how people eventually moved on to the...More

Date of experience: November 2017
3  Thank mheastings
Reviewed October 7, 2017

The place is a throw back to the 1960 0r 1970s in the area has not changed much and that's the very best part

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank IMHUEY
Reviewed September 5, 2017

We hired a private car and our driver took us to the old markets. Very hot and no real bargains. Our driver stayed with us the entire time.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank _ndavis2u
Reviewed July 5, 2017

I stayed at the Zona Hotelera in Acapulco and took a tour to the Old Acapulco and had the chance to walk around the town and get to know Local life and was impressed and amazed, I want to go back to Acapulco and stay...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank williamgcr
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