On the Pacific coast of Mexico, you will find a resort town full of history and tradition. Don’t take that to mean this place is boring. The exact opposite is true. If you are looking for a party, they’ve got all the fun you could want and then some. You will find yourself surrounded in natural beauty unlike anything you’ve ever experienced as you try to experience it all. Mazatlán is a magical city in Mexico, and we have the photos to prove it.
The ocean is the color of an emerald here. View from El Cid El Moro Beach hotel
The waves roll in and out along the sandy beaches where you can relax all day.
El Cid El Moro Beach hotel
There is more to Mazatlán than the beach though. The landscape is diverse with beaches, rocky cliffs, greenery, homes, and cityscape.
Not your typical sunset view as the sun hides behind the island off the coast of Mazatlán.
View from Holiday Inn Resort
Rocky shores meet gentle waves.
Where the ocean meets the city, with beautiful islands looking on.
Everywhere you turn in the city, you are surrounded by historical and lovely architecture.
One of the historical sites in Old Mazatlán.
Day of the Dead in the Historic District.
The city offers shopping, authentic cuisine, and lovely meeting places like this.
Stroll the city streets here. The beach isn’t all there is to see and do.
Take an ATV tour to explore the beaches with Pronatours
New life bursting forth at the Turtle Sanctuary with Pronatours
Rocky cliffs on the shores are the sight for thrilling cliff diving. Just watch the expert. Do not try this yourself!
If these photos have you wanting more, you are ready for your own trip to Mazatlán. Stand breathless by the emerald sea, walk down the old brick streets, eat, shop, and celebrate. This beautiful spot in Mexico is an amazing destination for a moms’ getaway, a romantic couple’s trip, or a family trip if you have older children or teenagers. Be sure to pack your camera so you can bring home your own perfect snapshots of your journey.
Photo Credits: EveryAvenueGirl