Old Mazatlan, Mazatlan

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Walk through the charming streets of Old Mazatlan, a restored 19th century neighborhood with a wealth of historical and cultural sights. Stop off in one of the well-maintained plazas to admire the surrounding architectural highlights, including places of worship and old colonial homes. With many of the elderly buildings now containing cultural attractions, you'll find a good set of museums and galleries in the neighborhood, along with a collection of atmospheric bars and restaurants, frequented by lively students and local retirees alike. Using our international travel planner, Mazatlan attractions like Old Mazatlan can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Loved Old Mazatlan - very interesting and beautiful with a variety of shops and restaurants . Don't miss the Opera House.  more »
  • Mazatlan was first a city and later on became a tourist destination, there is a lot of history and beautiful sites take a pulmonía and drive around and walk it  more »
  • The old Mazatlan feel that refers to the historical center, we stayed at the La Siesta hotel is in the heart of the city It is very nice to Mazatlán, the houses are painted, streets paved, in addition there are many businesses where you can eat at substantial prices. It is there where begins the City Boardwalk...
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Mazatlan's accommodations cluster around the old town, making the most of the city's trademark blend of French Baroque architecture and sea views. Here you can find everything from ritzy beach resorts to affordable youth hostels. Head slightly farther north along the city's famous promenade for a range of high-end options in the neighborhoods of El Dorado and El Cid, with the latter offering proximity to the city's bustling marina.
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