Journey to the nearby state of
Nayarit to see one of the most fabled and famous
sites in all of Mexico. Nestled on a historic
man-made island is the birthplace of the legendary
Aztec civilization, Mexcaltitan. The
normal way to traverse the city streets of this
famous town is by boat, as the streets are mostly
underwater, earning it the moniker of "The Venice
We will take our boat through
the rivers, swamps and estuaries surrounding Mexcaltitan,
where the Aztecs thrived until abandoning the city
in about 1089 A.D. We will also visit the
town of Santiago Ixcuintla, where we will see the
colorful tiled murals that describe the history
of Mexico through the Aztec years.
Aztec Tour Highlights
a Boat Tour of the City of Mexcaltitan!
the Birthplace of the Aztecs!
the town of Santiago Ixcuintla and its Murals!
Sorry, this tour is too long for most cruise
ship schedules. If you're in doubt,
and Thursdays at 6:30 AM.
Departs: Pick-up at
Your Mazatlan Hotel
English Speaking Tour Guides
Guided Boat Tour of Mexcaltitan
Traditional Mexican Lunch
Our tours are open to everyone - no matter
what country you're from, hotel guests,
cruise ship passengers, residents, everyone!
All prices are in U.S. Dollars and include
WITH YOUR RESERVATION!
- Extra Money for Shopping
- Comfortable Shoes
Kids: All ages are welcome.
Kids prices apply from 5 to 10 years old.
Kids under 5 are free.