Acapulco is a popular destination and major sea port in Mexico. It is known as a beautiful city, set on the Pacific coast in a deep blue bay which reflects the city lights at night. It offers amazing , amazing weather, great nightlife and a lot more.
Visiting downtown and the older parts of Acapulco gives you a feel it’s past, with the San Diego Fort, the Zócalo, and Nuestra Senora de la Soledad Church.
There are dolphins to be seen at the Acapulco Mágico Mundo Marino, and handicrafts to be bought at the local markets. Visit Isla La Roqueta close to Acapulco, or admire the famous cliff divers at La Quebrada.
Things to see and do
* Papagayo Park
* Caleta Beach and Caletilla Beach
* Acapulco Plaza Galer¡a
* Costera Miguel Alem n
* cliff divers of La Quebrada
Cruise Season – Jan - Dec
Currency – Mexican Peso ($)
Language – Spanish
Land Area – 29 sq km’s
Population – 722,000
Electricity – 2 perpendicular flat pins USA style or with a round pin below
Time – GMT minus six hours
International Country Telephone Code – + 52
Port Location – A cruise terminal has been built recently in the downtown area across from the Zocalo (Town Square).
Transport Links – Alvarez International Airport is well connected domestically and internationally and many buses go from major cities to Acapulco.
There are many taxis available in Acapulco for getting around.