Enjoy the new image of Paseo Olas Altas

One of the most beautiful areas of the port of Mazatlan, Sinaloa whose corners shelter part of the history of our city is the Paseo Olas Altas that in the 40’s, 50’s and 60’s was the center of the tourist activity.

In recent days as part of the comprehensive renovation project that is happening in Mazatlan in front of the Tianguis Turistico Mexico 2018, the Paseo Olas Altas was transformed to welcome you and confirm once again why Mazatlan is known as the Pearl of the Pacific.

We invite you to enjoy with your family and friends for a walk along the Paseo Olas Altas as from Thursday to Sunday this area will be closed to road traffic to make it completely pedestrian. Admire the sunsets that Mazatlan gives you, sit on the boardwalk and listen to the waves or taste some typical saucer of the region.

Paseo Olas Altas Mazatlan, a place you have to visit!

Special thanks to our friends at Mazatlan Interactivo for sharing their video with us.

Official opening and switching on the Christmas lights of the Plazuela Machado

Plazuela Machado MazatlanIn recent days the Director of Cultura Mazatlan, Raul Rico, with the special presence of the aspirants to the crowns of the Mazatlan’s International Carnival 2018 ‘Patasalada: The Circus of the Talents’ to be held from February 8 to 13, 2018, was made the official switching of the Christmas decoration that illuminates and embellishes one of the most representative squares of the port, the Plazuela Machado.

The Plazuela Machado is an icon of the Historic Center of Mazatlan, not only by the beauty and history of the buildings that surround it, but because it hosts the most important cultural enclosure of the port, the Angela Peralta Theater.

In Mazatlan, one of the musts to be done is to visit the Plazuela Machado, where gastronomy, architecture and outdoor shows are the delight of locals and tourists. So if you visit Mazatlan during this Holiday Season, come with your family and friends and enjoy an unforgettable evening.

Switching on the Christmas lights of the Plazuela Machado

Tourist Markets Announced in Mazatlan

Tourist Markets Announced in Mazatlan

Mazatlan Sinaloa MexicoThe Secretary of the Municipal City Council, Joel Boucieguez, announced the opening of two new tourist markets: Handcrafted Market and Malecon Market where visitors will be able to find souvenirs, handicrafts and typical gastronomy of the port.

The Handcrafted Market will be located in what nowadays knows as the Flowers Market in the center of the city and the Malecon Market will be located on Del Mar Avenue, in what used to be Coliseos; its concept will be very similar to the Mercado Roma in Mexico City, where there are organic and gourmet food stalls, fast food outlets as well as stores and restaurants of the city.

This is how Mazatlan diversifies its tourist offer so our visitors will have a unique experience in the port.

Mazatlan seeks the certification of Playa Brujas

Playa Brujas CertificationLocated at the north end of Mazatlan towards Cerritos and whose beauty has allowed it to consolidate as one of the most emblematic places of the port, Playa Brujas, exotic place surrounded by nature and that is the delight of the water sports fans for the impetus of its waves, will enter a program to certify about 800 linear meters of its beaches in order to preserve and order this area of Mazatlan.

The Clean Beaches Committee of Mazatlan in the forum “Load capacity and management of beaches” organized by the Federal Ministry of Tourism exposed the need to certify more beaches of Mazatlan with the aim to allow a sustainable development that avoids the deterioration and with which it will be possible to guarantee adding good options for leisure in the port.

The certification of a beach implies the signaling, establishment of a current regulation, as well as guaranteeing its cleaning and vigilance that is, to protect its conservation.

In this way Mazatlan seeks to grow its tourist attraction by offering clean and certified beaches for leisure and fun for its visitors.

Meet the Candidates for the Carnaval Queen Mazatlan 2018

The port of Mazatlan has always been characterized by the beauty, friendliness and personality of its women, so we present you the beautiful candidates who will compete for the honor of sporting the maximum title of our holiday: Queen of the Mazatlan International Carnival 2018 ‘Patasalada: The Circus of the Talents’ to be held from February 8 to 13.

Candidates for the Carnaval Queen Mazatlan 2018

Daniela, Alexa, Sofia, Mayrim, Elsie, Alejandra, Jessica, Ana Paola, Estefania, Brisia, Gabriela and Naomi expect to have your support, so follow each one of their activities and live close the maximum holiday of the port.

Stories Make the Best Souvenirs

Stories Make the Best Souvenirs

In a meeting led by the Secretary of Tourism of Sinaloa, Marco Antonio Garcia Castro, and the General Director of Marketing and Mexico Tourism Board (CPTM), was officially presented the Communication and Tourism Promotion Plan of Sinaloa where for the first time is launching a comprehensive communication program in the United States and Canada to promote the unique experiences offered by Mazatlan and the state of Sinaloa.

This is the time for Mazatlan to shine!

Photography: Miguel Ulivarria Foto Arte

Video: VisitSinaloa Channel