Mazatlan, Mexico

Mazatlan must be doing something right, as vacationers have been returning to Mazatlan’s welcoming atmosphere for years. Young adults love the options for fun and festivities, and seasoned travelers like that Mazatlan is less crowded than other Mexican resort areas. Food lovers enjoy the endless variations of shrimp on restaurant menus and those who love the comforts of home can find a great burger, along with a cold beer. For lovers of sun and sand, all-inclusive resorts provide all you need, so you hardly ever have to leave your lounge chair. And for those who can’t sit still, take a tour into the mountains, stroll along cobblestone streets in the historic Colonial downtown, try your hand at ocean fishing or paddle boarding, play and party at the bars and nightclubs along the Malecon, or partake in one of the largest Mardi Gras celebrations outside of New Orleans.

Flights to Mazatlan are seasonal, offered November - April via Minneapolis/St. Paul.

Why Go To Mazatlan

Mazatlan offers the best of a vacation to Mexico — a great beach that stretches for miles; a thriving Malecon/boardwalk, lined with restaurants and bars; a charming and historical downtown area; beautiful sunsets overlooking the ocean and offshore islands; and great resorts at more affordable prices than other Mexico vacation areas. When looking for a Mexico vacation spot, a Mazatlan vacation is one of the best.

Who Should Go


A fun-filled Malecon lined with restaurants, bars, and clubs is sure to please. 


Great resorts, a long walkable beach, and numerous family-friendly restaurants cater to families of all ages.

Value-Minded Travelers

Mazatlan has long been the favorite pick of value-minded travelers looking for beach bargains. A wide choice of beachfront hotels and free sunshine has kept travelers coming back year after year.

Group of Friends on the Beach

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Mazatlan Coast at Dawn

A beautiful dawn in Mazatlan

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