Mazatlan
Boat Tours & River Cruises

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Our most recommended Mazatlan Cruises & Boat Tours

  • Mazatlan: All-Inclusive Party Boat/Deer Island Tour

    1. Mazatlan: All-Inclusive Party Boat/Deer Island Tour

    Board your boat 15 minutes before the tour departure time at Marina Mazatlan. As soon as you step onboard, savor a freshly-made drink by a super-skilled bartender or a cold beer from the open bar. Then, cruise through the marina, the Golden Zone and its hotels, and take in great views of Valentinos and the Malecon. Afterward, head to Deer Island where, after putting a life jacket on, you will disembark to perform as many water activities as you like from the ones offered. Once you've had your fun in the water, get ready to enjoy a variety of local dishes served by one of the crew members. On the way back to the marina, dance on the upper deck or simply relax lying down on the lounge sofas.

    Well it was awesome ,never thought was gonna have so much fun and the staff was always attentive,the best of all the people and environment was incredible.

  • Mazatlan: Deer Island Eco Tour with Snorkeling and Hiking

    2. Mazatlan: Deer Island Eco Tour with Snorkeling and Hiking

    Your ecological adventure begins with pickup from your hotel then heads towards the 3 islands of Mazatlan. Perhaps the most iconic symbols of Mazatlan, the islands are named after the main species that inhabit or once inhabited them. The destination of today’s tour, Deer Island, is nestled between Bird and Wolf Island, and is the largest and most popular island of the 3. There’s plenty to see and do on Deer Island, thanks to its natural attributes and terrain which provide a fantastic recreational space. Spend the day snorkeling in the warm waters in search of colorful marine life, relaxing on the white sandy beaches, and kayaking around the shoreline to soak up incredible views of both Mazatlan and Deer Island itself. You can also follow your expert guide on an ecological hike around the island, to see and learn about native flora and fauna that grow and live here in abundance. At the...

    Our guide, Cesar, was excellent. He was warm, funny and very knowledgeable about mazatlan. The trip included a short hike on deer island with incredible views.

  • Mazatlán: Whale Watching Tour

    3. Mazatlán: Whale Watching Tour

    In winter, it's possible to view the gentlest giants of the ocean, humpback whales. On this tour, you'll enjoy a fun ride along the bay in which you may also find dolphins, turtles, sea lions, manta rays, and other forms of sea life. This adventure is sure to be the highlight of your holidays. Guided by passionate sea experts on board a high-speed, semi-rigid boat, the experience is perfect for the whole family and allows you to experience these majestic creatures in comfort and safety. The local partner's team is unique in the region and the boats are internationally certified.  Don't forget your camera, so you can relive all the special moments in the years to come.

  • Mazatlan: Ten Islands Boating Expedition

    4. Mazatlan: Ten Islands Boating Expedition

    The insular areas (islands, islets, and rocks) of the Gulf of California represent approximately 50% of the insular territory of Mexico. On this route, you will get to know the most important islets of Sinaloa, which are located in front of the port of Mazatlan. Onboard a high-speed, semi-rigid boat, you'll cross the bay whilst discovering different islands, islets, rocks, and beaches. This will give you the perfect opportunity to take amazing photographs while your expert guides share the history, geology, and life of each of these landmarks. During your tour you will be surrounded by different types of birds, such as gulls, frigates, and ducks, among many animals such as dolphins, turtles, and with a bit of luck, stingrays.

    My family enjoyed the trip very much! They said the guide, Cesar, was excellent as well as the captain!

  • Mazatlan: Private Sunset Cruise

    5. Mazatlan: Private Sunset Cruise

    Marvel at the beautiful view and colors of the sunset on this two-hour private cruise in Mazatlan. Enjoy a speedboat ride with your expert tour guide from the Marina of Mazatlan to a beautiful spot of sea between the three main islands of Mazatlan. Relax and enjoy panoramic views as the sun dips below the horizon. See many bird species and marine life on the way back to Mazatlan. Learn more about the flora and fauna of the region from your biologist tour guide who will also answer all your questions.

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What people are saying about Mazatlan

The paddle over to the island was easier than it looked, we were there in no time. Our marine biologist guide, Paulo was so knowledgable and interesting. He took great care of us. Super fun hiking up to the hillyop for the views! I would do it again next time i visit, beautiful beach.

Absolutely fantastic! Worth every penny and more! Crew was very attentive... booze cruise meets whale and dolphin watching... meets playing in the water ... meets Mexican tacos! Highly recommend!

Our guide, Cesar, was excellent. He was warm, funny and very knowledgeable about mazatlan. The trip included a short hike on deer island with incredible views.

Well it was awesome ,never thought was gonna have so much fun and the staff was always attentive,the best of all the people and environment was incredible.

My family enjoyed the trip very much! They said the guide, Cesar, was excellent as well as the captain!