You will certainly love Mazatlán as it is a destination that combines sun and beach with the architectural richness of its historic donwntown with details and finishes of neoclassical and French Baroque, which provide it with a unique beauty among the Mexican tourist destinations. Mazatlán has the right activity for you, the beauty of its natural attractions; its paradisiacal beaches, rich in marine fauna; the weather; the people; the gastronomy; the culture; the activities; the sports; the architecture and the nightlife will make of it one of your favorite places to visit.
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You will find some of the best places to fish for sea bass and corvina (croaker) in Mazatlan. Chart a boat or private yacht to enjoy this amazing experience.
Discover the engravings of Las Labradas
In the port of Barras de Piaxtla in the San Ignacio municipality, there are a great number of prehistoric rock carvings near the sea. It is one of the most important and unique sites of rock art in northwestern Mexico. It is a protected archeological zone that has over 600 carvings that are thousands of years old. It is a truly magical and once-in-a-lifetime experience.
Chapels, Temples and Covents
Experience the magic and appreciate the sacred art when you visit the oldest site, the Chapel of the Virgin of Guadalupe. Enter the Jesuit Convent, the Franciscan Convent and the Church of Santa Ursula, before finally visiting the Church of San Francisco Javier.
Plaza De Armas
Walk through the historic center of Cosala, and have some ice cream while sitting in front of the Plaza de Armas. Appreciate the history and architecture that surrounds the plaza.