Puerto Chiapas

Mexico

Cruises To Puerto Chiapas

Ancient Mayan ruins and lush tropical rainforest are home to the Chiapas region. Situated on the Pacific Coast in Southwestern Mexico, Puerto Chiapas serves as a small fishing and agricultural centre. The archaeological museum in nearby Tapachula exhibits artifacts excavated from the region.

What you NEED TO KNOW

  • Port Name & Location
    Puerto Chiapa Cruise Terminal
    Ship will DOCK at this port.
  • Time Zone
    CST (Central Standard Time)
    UTC/GMT -5 hours
  • Language
    The local language is Spanish. Say "how much does this cost?" in Spanish: "cuánto cuesta esto?"
  • Currency & Shopping
    Mexican Peso (MXN) US dollars widely accepted. View our Port Shopping Guide.
    • Famous For
      Journey into the Sierra Madre Mountains to discover one of the oldest coffee plantations in the region.
    • Fun Fact #1
      Visit the Regional Museum of Anthropology and History of the Soconusco and admire pieces from the Pre-Classic Maya period.
    • Fun Fact: Foodies
      Savour white sausages, sweet potato and quince sweets, fresh tamales made with Mexican pepper leaf, and rambutan, an exotic fruit originally from Asia.
    • Fun Fact: Landmarks
      Tacaná Volcano, the second highest peak in Central America, looms east of the port.

Puerto Chiapas 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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Izapa Ruins & Chocolate Discovery

Take a journey to the ancient ruins of Izapa, that many believe may be the site of origin of the sacred Mayan Calendar. ...

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Banana Farm & Rural Community

Take a journey into the heart of rural Chiapas and discover a culture that blends ancient traditions with modern necessi...

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Chiapas Through the Ages

Experience Mexico’s past and present as you explore the ancient Mayan archaeological site of Izapa. Visit the planetariu...

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Chocolate Discovery Transfer

Learn about the discovery and history of the cacao bean and its importance to the Mayan people. See how the beans are tr...

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