Acapulco

Mexico

Cruises To Acapulco

As one of Mexico's oldest coastal tourist destinations, Acapulco has much to offer both tourist and traveller. Shop, swim or simply take a siesta on the beach. But be sure not to miss the legendary La Quebrada cliff divers.

What you NEED TO KNOW

  • Port Name & Location
    Terminal Martima De Acapulco
    Ship will DOCK at this port.
  • Time Zone
    CST (Central Standard Time)
    UTC/GMT -5 hours
  • Language
    The local language is Spanish. Say "where's the bathroom?" in Spanish: "donde esta el bano?"
  • Currency & Shopping
    Mexican Peso (MXN)
    Local crafts, souvenirs, clothing and textiles.
    • Famous For
      Don't miss the fearless cliff divers of La Quebrada, a tourist attraction since 1934. Watch as they plunge from heights up to 115 feet into a narrow ocean cove.
    • Fun Fact #1
      Visit nearby Taxco, a charming town teeming with perfectly preserved colonial architecture and renowned for its silver since the 16th century.
    • Fun Fact #2
      Fort San Diego offers stunning views of the bay. Dating back to 1616, the pentagonal fort was built to protect Spanish trade between the Philippines and Mexico.
    • Fun Fact: Landmarks
      Stroll the Zócalo, the tree-lined main square in the old colonial quarter of town. The Byzantine-style cathedral on the north side was originally a movie set.

Acapulco TOP EXCURSIONS

A Variety of Choices

We know the destinations you'll be visiting and what there is to see, do and experience. We offer you a variety of excursions to choose from, in every port you'll visit.

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Acapulco City With Cliff Divers

Stop at El Mirador, above La Quebrada, to enjoy a snack while admiring the world-famous cliff divers and a typical Mexic...

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Historical, Picturesque & Cliff Divers

Visit Hotel Los Flamingos a reputed 1950's Hollywood refuge, take in the Acapulco Historical Museum at the Fort of San D...

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Endangered Baby Sea Turtles & City Drive

Operated by a local environmentalist, the Sea Turtle Rescue Center works to improve the chances of survival for the enda...

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Acapulco Cliff Divers & San Diego Fort

Discover Acapulco's rich history at the San Diego Fort and visit the cliffside at La Quebrada cove to watch the world fa...

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Featured Acapulco CRUISE ITINERARIES

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Get your camera ready for picture perfect Cartegena.

14-Day Panama Canal from Miami

Sail aboard Norwegian Star, masterfully refurbished in 2018.
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PORTS OF CALL EMBARK Miami (Florida);
Cartagena (Colombia); Puntarenas (Costa Rica); Corinto (Nicaragua); Puerto Quetzal (Guatemala); Acapulco (Mexico); Cabo San Lucas (Mexico);
DISEMBARK Los Angeles (California);
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Do a little shopping or sailing in Cabo San Lucas.

14-Day Panama Canal from Los Angeles

Experience daylight transit through the Panama Canal.
SHIP Norwegian Star
PORTS OF CALL EMBARK Los Angeles (California);
Cabo San Lucas (Mexico); Acapulco (Mexico); Puerto Quetzal (Guatemala); San Juan del Sur (Nicaragua); Puntarenas (Costa Rica); Cartagena (Colombia);
DISEMBARK Miami (Florida);
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