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Cast off from Zihuatanejo Bay to the beautiful, secluded white sand beach and coral reef of Playa Manzanillo. Snorkeling, swimming and beach combing are the orders of the day. Set sail and keep watch for whales (in season), dolphin, sea turtles and...more
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Yates del Sol, S.A. DE C.V., Zihuatanejo, Zihuatanejo de Azueta 40880, Mexico
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Reviewed November 8, 2018 via mobile

This is a has too if you go to zihuatanejo. It is a sunset cruise starting at 4:30pm. It is a large catamaran. It sails from zihuatanejo to Ixtapa and back. The scenery is breathtaking. They serve an excellent meal and free drinks. This is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TimP393
PicanteCatamara... Z, Guest Relations Manager at Picante Sailing Catamaran, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hola Tim P! Thank you for taking time to post a review! We hope you return sailing with us soon! Best Regards to You and Yours, The Picante Crew

Reviewed September 8, 2018

Drinks were pretty weak, but the crew was incredibly attentive. Everyone in our group of 20+ adults had a great time.More

Date of experience: April 2018
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PicanteCatamara... Z, Public Relations Manager at Picante Sailing Catamaran, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2018

Hi Annamarie! We are certainly glad to have hosted your group, and we do hope you return soon! I am sure you will understand that for safety reasons, we cannot provide super-strong drinks on board. Safety first! Looking forward to your return sailing with us!...More

Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

We recently sailed on the Picante for the first time last week. It was awesome! The crew was great, very fun, nice, & informative! The catamaran is very clean & nice. Open bar & lunch was provided. It was so awesome to sail out on...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Lynforde
PicanteCatamara... Z, Guest Relations Manager at Picante Sailing Catamaran, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2018

Hola, Lynforde! Thank you for your lovely review! We are glad you came out with us, and hope that this was only the first of many, many sailings with us! Best Regards to You and Yours, the Picante Crew

Reviewed May 15, 2018

Ola amigos/Amigas!! My wife and I have been to Ixtapa 4 years in a row! The last time in January/2018, it was our Honeymoon!! We have celebrated the last 3 trips to Zihuatanejo with a sunset cruise with Capi Tim and his awesome crew! We...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Paul L
PicanteCatamara... Z, Guest Relations Manager at Picante Sailing Catamaran, responded to this reviewResponded May 16, 2018

Hola, Paul L!!! Thank you so much for that glowing review! It is always a pleasure to have you on board; to be part of your vacation time here every time you return is special to us as well. Thank you for sharing, and we...More

Reviewed April 3, 2018

We did the sunset cruise first! It was amazing! So much fun and very relaxing! The crew were great! They were very entertaining and the service was top notch! Good food, good music and open bar! What more could you ask for! A few days...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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PicanteCatamara... Z, Guest Relations Manager at Picante Sailing Catamaran, responded to this reviewResponded April 20, 2018

Hola, Krisko10! Thank you for your wonderful praise! We are thrilled that you enjoyed the Picante and our crew so much that you came out with us for another experience! We hope you will return to Zihua soon, and join us again at least twice...More

Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

The owners are trying to rip off Americans and do not want National tourists. When you say you are Mexican then it's like they do not even want to provide the service to you. They are very pushy in trying to get you to spend...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Luke A
PicanteCatamara... Z, Guest Relations Manager at Picante Sailing Catamaran, responded to this reviewResponded March 31, 2018

Hola Luke, We are very sorry that you were mislead about a few things, so let's get the record straight: 1. We are really not sure why you would ever get the impression that we do not like Mexicans; what a strange thing to say!...More

Reviewed March 8, 2018

Very enjoyable evening, great music, very informative captain, open bar, light dinner, good fellowship. The sunset was amazing, will do again.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Jim1910
PicanteCatamara... Z, Guest Relations Manager at Picante Sailing Catamaran, responded to this reviewResponded March 9, 2018

Hola Jim 1910! Thank you! We are glad you came sailing with us, and look forward to your return! Best Regards to You and Yours, The Picante Crew

Reviewed March 6, 2018

This was my third time to Ixtapa, and third time on the Picante. The cruise is informative, beautiful, and the sunsets are always great! The staff is wonderful, always getting you a drink, having fun and are entertaining. You meet so many other people on...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank MissMargie19
PicanteCatamara... Z, Guest Relations Manager at Picante Sailing Catamaran, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2018

Hola Miss Margie 19! Thank you so much for your raving review! Our crew does work very hard to make sure everyone is happy, and we all look forward to serving you again upon your return! Best Regards to You and Yours, The Picante Crew

Reviewed February 28, 2018 via mobile

The staff was fantastic and made sure everyone had what they needed! The staff went out of their way to entertain you! Santa Clause and group say job “well done!”

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Voyager174956
PicanteCatamara... Z, Guest Relations Manager at Picante Sailing Catamaran, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2018

Hola! Thank you, Santa Clause and group for choosing the Picante!! We were glad to have you on board, and look forward to your return. Thank you for your review! Best Regards to You and Yours, The Picante Crew

Reviewed February 20, 2018

Very informative evening with great music, drinks, food, warm breezes and a great sunset! Couldn’t ask for a more enjoyable evening!

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Kathleen H
PicanteCatamara... Z, Guest Relations Manager at Picante Sailing Catamaran, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2018

Hi Kathleen H! Thank you for taking time to post your review! We are so glad you came sailing with us, and hope to see you again soon! Best Regards to You and Yours, The Picante Crew

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