Mazatlan City Guide
Mazatlan Location: Pacific Coast of Mexico
Mazatlán is located on the Pacific Coast mainland across from the tip of the Baja Peninsula. Set in a beautiful cove off the Pacific, it is located at about the same latitude as Hawaii. The temperature fluctuates from mid-60’s to mid-90’s depending on the time of the year. Ten miles of excellent beaches, semi-tropical climate and convenient air connections from major U.S. cities have made it one of Mexico’s most popular vacation spots, with around one million visitors a year. It offers all the amenities of an international resort while still retaining the charm and hospitality of a typical Mexican town. The Sierra Madre Range is never out of sight and you can be in the high mountains within 40 minutes. There are many optional leisure-time activities.
The latest news from Mazatlán is that the city is experiencing a cultural revival and so there are many more cultural events such as musical presentations and classes in the arts than in the past. Prestigious national and international groups are scheduled to present music and dance programs at the Angela Peralta Theater just a few blocks from the Spanish language school in the newly restored colonial area of downtown Mazatlán. In the new Arts Center adjacent to the theater, artists from around the world exhibit their work and local instructors offer a wide variety of classes in such things as painting, sculpting, music and dance.
If you are interested in outdoor activities, then Mazatlán is a great place. At this location you can enjoy relaxing on miles of great beaches, head out for world-class deep-sea fishing, go scuba diving or parasailing, or any one of a number of other outdoor activities. Mazatlán offers something for everyone!
From a nightlife standpoint, the city has a little of everything. Relaxing little bars, busy nightclubs, great restaurants, plus much more.
Overall we are confident that you will find Mazatlán a great place to learn Spanish while getting to know Mexico.
Things To See And Do In The Area
- Enjoy a wonderful year round climate
- Relax on the beach
- Participate in a variety of water sports
- Explore the colonial center
- Experience great dining and nightlife
- Get out to the mountains
- And much…much…more!
We are confident that learning Spanish at the Mazatlan Spanish School will be a wonderful experience!
Getting To Mazatlan, Mexico
A variety of international airlines service the city and offer daily flights.
If you have questions about how to arrive into Mazatlan, Mexico please do not hesitate to contact us.