Deer Island (Isla de Venados), Mazatlan
Categories: Islands, Nature & Parks
Escape the nearby resorts and enjoy the unspoiled beaches on Deer Island (Isla de Venados). The calm waters in this ecological reserve make the island perfect for snorkeling, swimming, and kayaking. Numerous tour companies offer excursions from Mazatlan; if you prefer to explore on your own, you can rent a boat with a driver to take you to the island. You'll find little shade once there, so ask in advance about borrowing an umbrella. The food service on the island is limited to those on the tours (and some reports cite poor quality), so pack a cooler full of drinks and snacks to keep you going. Make Deer Island (Isla de Venados) a part of your Mazatlan vacation plans using our Mazatlan holiday planner.
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If ever you are stressed, just close your eyes and dream that you are on this island where the sand is soft, the water is warm, and a vendor sells cocos for your pleasure. There is hiking, too, so bri... read more »
Not the best I would say. There's no shelter, very small beach and incredibly expensive to go there. Better go to the stone island.
Playa bonita y muy limpia las fotos parecían de otro lugar, la arena de la playa está completamente diferente de la de Mazatlan, si tomas el tour veras lobos marinos y tendrás un montón de bebidas (la... read more »Beautiful and clean beach photos seemed to be from another place, the sand of the beach is completely different from the Mazatlan, if you take the tour you will see sea lions and you'll have a lot of drinks (a shame that we we're not hehe) recommendedshow original
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