Mazatlan, Mexico

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Book a Mexico Cruise with Holland America Line and sail to the port city of Mazatlán, where the best of traditional Mexican architecture, food and culture is found alongside contemporary conveniences, amenities and attractions. There's a reason why Americans and Canadians flock here, particularly in winter: It's a warm and welcoming place with plenty to keep visitors entertained for a vacation getaway. Cruise to Mazatlán and explore an array of activities on a Mazatlán shore excursion. There really is something for everyone here, from golfing, fishing and zip lining to sampling agave-based spirits on a distillery tour or learning more about local history at the archaeological museum. There are plenty of cultural opportunities, too, from performances at the Teatro Ángela Peralta to witnessing death-defying cliff dives that will make you hold your breath until divers resurface from the churning surf.  On a cruise to Mazatlán don’t forgot to taste some local cuisine. Mazatlán keeps visitors' appetites sated; thanks to the city's coastal location, seafood is freshly caught, and shrimp-based dishes are a particular specialty in local restaurants. And if you can't head home without a souvenir, there's locally made liquor or handmade crafts that can fit neatly into your luggage.

Top 3: Things to Do in Mazatlán, Mexico

1 Angela Peralta Theater Built in the late 1800s, this is a popular performance space for music, dance, and theater.
2 Golden Zone Known for its lovely beaches and warm weather, the Gold Zone is a popular destination spot. Explore the beaches, shops, and restaurants.
3 Mazatlán Cathedral Visit this stunning cathedral filled with beautiful stained glass windows, stone carvings, and magnificent chandeliers.

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