Best excursions in Acalpulco

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Mexico is known all over the world for being one of the favorite attractions for students who decide to take a well-deserved vacation in one of the tropical countries that have it all: tourism, good gastronomy, parties… You have all-inclusive hotels where the party, the gastronomy and the activities throughout the day will not keep you bored. We offer you the restaurants and bars of The Pyramid at Grand Oasis hotel, which have been highly praised by Tripadvisor.

That is why if you have decided to spend some time in this country, specifically to visit Acapulco, we recommend several essential plans and excursions to enjoy with friends, family or partner.

But first, let’s tell you a little more about the city. Acapulco de Juárez is a Mexican city located in a large bay on the Pacific, with an amazing variety of tourist attractions ranging from the beach, learning about its history by going to one of its museums, diving and snorkeling…welcome to Mexico’s paradise.

Water excursions in Acapulco

  • Swimming at Majahua Beach
  • Diving in La Roqueta Island
  • Jumping into the void at La Quebrada

Excursions to know the history of Acapulco

  • Visit the Fort San Diego Museum
  • See the Diego de Rivera Mural
  • Take a bath at Majahua Beach
  • Diving in La Roqueta Island
  • Jumping into the void at La Quebrada
  • Visit the Fort San Diego Museum

Diving in La Roqueta Island

As we have told you before in our blog, it is well known that one of the favorite activities of locals and tourists is diving and snorkeling. Thanks to its shallow and transparent waters, it is very easy to appreciate the beauty of the sea, even if you are not an expert on the subject.

Surprise yourself also with the beautiful sunsets that are already characteristic of its beaches, rest on the sand and enjoy the view.

Go to Majahua beach to swim in its warm and crystalline waters, while enjoying the activities organized by the sea.


Saltando al vacío en La Quebrada

One of theJumping into the void of La Quebrada in Acapulcos star attraction for risk lovers is to dive into the sea from the heights. Nature itself created the cliff of La Quebrada, with a height of 45 meters. It is true that tourists are forbidden to enter, and no wonder, but the inhabitants of Acapulco perform famous dives that you can watch for long periods of time (if you are not squeamish).

Visit the Fort San Diego Museum

Fort San Diego MuseumKnowing part of the history of the place you are visiting should be an unwritten rule when traveling, and that is why we recommend you to visit the fort of San Diego. This is the oldest building in the city, which was built in the 17th century.

Inside the museum you can learn about the history of Mexico in its 13 rooms and from the top, you will have magnificent views to photograph.

See Diego de Rivera’s mural

The controversial couple of artist Fridha Kalo is known worldwide for their romance and their art. This renowned artist has exhibited murals in several international locations, becoming one of the most recognized Mexican artists. To see some of his work up close, head to the House of the Winds.


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