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Cpt.Tony and his crew are both professional, safe, and lots of fun for all the passengers .Sunset... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Joseph S
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Nice sunset tour

I did this cruise solo as a way to get off the resort for an evening. The staff on the boat were... read more

Reviewed April 19, 2018
EBella
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MAGICAL SUNSET CRUISE: This romantic cruise aboard the Picante catamaran takes you for a sail around the bay of Zihuatanejo, past the caves of Majahua and then along hotel zone of Ixtapa. View the blowhole in the twin island volcanic outcroppings...more
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cpt.Tony and his crew are both professional, safe, and lots of fun for all the passengers .Sunset is beautiful to behold.

Thank Joseph S
Reviewed April 19, 2018

I did this cruise solo as a way to get off the resort for an evening. The staff on the boat were all super nice and attentive. I didn't feel weird being there by myself. The captain does some commentary along with way. I had...More

Thank EBella
PicanteCatamara... Z, Guest Relations Manager at Picante, responded to this reviewResponded April 20, 2018

Hola, E Bella! We are so glad that you joined us for a getaway evening from the resort! Thank you for your kind words; our crew does work hard to make sure everyone has a good time; it is great for all of us to...More

Reviewed March 30, 2018

Had a great time on the Picante. The commentary along the way was informative and entertaining. The drinks were delivered quickly and the snack was a meal. Awesome experience.More

1  Thank Bonnie S
PicanteCatamara... Z, Guest Relations Manager at Picante, responded to this reviewResponded March 31, 2018

Hola Bonnie! Thank you for taking time to post your review! Our crew works hard to please everyone; we appreciate your kindness. We would like to know how we can improve our services in your eyes for a 5-star rating. Please let us know. Gracias!...More

Reviewed March 27, 2018

We had a great time on this sunset cruise. The waters here are relatively calm and Picante is a huge, stable Cat with a large trampoline deck. This is one of the few tours of this type where they actually make a decent drink and...More

1  Thank Mark C
PicanteCatamara... Z, Guest Relations Manager at Picante, responded to this reviewResponded March 31, 2018

Hola Mark C! Wow, thank you so much for that glowing review! There is nothing that makes us happier than hearing that we have done our jobs after a hard day. That is such a shame about the taxi service; even though we know you...More

Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

The cruise was nice to do once. The cruise sails close to the bays of zuhua & ixtapa. You board in Zuhua. There is an open bar which serves beer & mixed drinks. No cocktails. Service is good. There is a light snack which was...More

Thank wndnns
PicanteCatamara... Z, Guest Relations Manager at Picante, responded to this reviewResponded March 31, 2018

Hola Wndnns, Thank you for giving us your review; we are sorry that it was not up to your standards. Our crew works very hard every day to make each cruise a memorable one, and we each take every comment to heart. We would all...More

Reviewed March 13, 2018

We went on the snorkelling and spinnaker flying! So much fun! Great day, lots to eat and drink! Guides were awesome.

Thank Bev R
PicanteCatamara... Z, Guest Relations Manager at Picante, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2018

Hi Bev R! Thank you for taking time to post your review! We appreciate you! Come back soon! Best Regards to You and Yours, The Picante Crew

Reviewed March 4, 2018

We booked the sail and snorkel cruise through the Sunwing rep at our hotel and it more than met our expectations. Initially we were a little unsure of how the day would go as the tour pickup was late, and things seemed a little disorganized....More

Thank NLKWinnipeg
PicanteCatamara... Z, Guest Relations Manager at Picante, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2018

Hi NLK Winnipeg! First - our apologies again for that delay. Once in a while, someone forgets that they need to bring their ticket as proof of purchase, and indeed that can hold our transfers up. Not fair to anyone, unfortunately. Thank you for your...More

Reviewed February 21, 2018

We took the sail and snorkel cruise in January. It was a great way to spend the day. My husband has a tendency to motion sickness, but there was no issue as the cruise was very calm and smooth. The crew was personable and entertaining...More

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PicanteCatamara... Z, Guest Relations Manager at Picante, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2018

Hola, Muddy Paws 617! First, love your name! Sweet! The length, width and flatness of a catamaran definitely makes it easier on anyone with motion sickness issues, and we are so happy you chose us to sail with to enjoy a great day out! We...More

Reviewed February 18, 2018

We had a great time on the boat! The crew was awesome, they were fun and interactive and always made sure we had full drinks in our hands the entire night! The snack they served was more like a meal it was really good! My...More

1  Thank Jenn W
PicanteCatamara... Z, Guest Relations Manager at Picante, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2018

Hola Jenn W! Thank you so much for taking time to post your review! We are so glad you came out sailing with us, and hope you return soon! Gracias! Best Regards to You and Yours, The Picante Crew

Reviewed February 16, 2018

Very reasonably priced sunset catamaran cruise lasting 2 1/2 hours sailing around Zihuatanejo and Ixtapa bays. Light dinner, generous drinks and spectacular setting. Saw humpback whales breaching in front of the setting sun. It doesn't get better than that!More

1  Thank LaHermana
PicanteCatamara... Z, Guest Relations Manager at Picante, responded to this reviewResponded February 17, 2018

Hola, La Hermana! Thank you for taking time to write a review! Whales are always so exciting to see, aren't they?! We hope you return on board the Picante again - and hopefully the whales will jump for joy for you when you return!! Best...More

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Hi! We do not have an age limit; kids are most certainly welcome! We love family fun!! Thanks for asking!
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Paypal is the preferable form of payment. Visa and MC are accepted in the office with a 5 % surcharge.
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The "Sail & Snorkel Adventure" is from 10 - 2:30, currently on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. The "Magical Sunset Cruise" is from 5 - 7:30 currently every day except for Sundays. They both include food and open bar.
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