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Mazatlán

The Pearl of the Pacific

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Mazatlan's Old Town
Photo by Dennis Sylvester Hurd

Mazatlan is a Mexican beach destination located on Mexico's Pacific coast in the state of Sinaloa, some 270 miles north of Puerto Vallarta. This is a popular port of call for cruises along the Mexican Riviera. With golden beaches, vibrant nightlife as well as a host of water sports and wildlife watching activities available, Mazatlan has a lot to offer visitors.

Mazatlan's yearly Carnaval celebrations are some of the biggest in the country.

Read more about Mazatlan: Mazatlan City Guide

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