Mazatlan will be the best tourist destination in the world


Coppel presents advances of the Central Park, that will be concluded in its totality in the first semester of 2021

Mazatlan, Sin . After five years of work and constant management, the Central Park is a reality and will be completed in the first half of 2021 , said businessman Ernesto Coppel Kelly .

He estimated that the park next to the new Aquarium and the Museum of the City , will generate a growth of 10 percentage points, to hotel occupancy , detonate the value and investments of the entire area.

When holding a meeting, with partners of Coparmex Mazatlan, to present the progress of the project, he said that the Aquarium will be the most important in Latin America and the Museum of Mazatlan, first level, will be the pride of belonging and symbol of identity.

The park is working there, the main avenue is already there, the dredging is finished, the Aquarium is still going to start very soon, to finish it in two years, because the contract requires us to finish it at that time.

Ernesto Coppel Kelly

Coppel Kelly assured that the Mazatlán park will increase the volume of visitors, improve economic benefits in all sectors, and by 2022 the port will be taken into account by tourists from all over the world.

Despite initial disagreements, with the current mayor, Luis Guillermo Benítez Torres, said the project is progressing at a good pace and consensus has been established around benefits for the city.

In addition, the Mazatlan businessman clarified that the current Mazatlan Aquarium, will become part of a research center and not a Planetarium, as has been pointed out repeatedly, the mayor of Mazatlan, Luis Guillermo Benitez Torres.

The contract stipulates that we will operate that Aquarium and it will be a place to have species in recovery and marine food research, we are talking about not one more aquarium, of a global institution, that will worry about investigating marine foods, so that we do not die of hunger within 100 years. 

Luis Guillermo Benítez Torres

For its part, the president of the Union Mazatlan Trust, Guillermo Zerecero Velo, explained that the Central Park with green area and buildings, has an advance of 80% and the project in total 30%, which includes an investment of two thousand 800 million pesos.

Public works of the state, tells us that the public area of the park, they plan to finish it at the end of December, but we think that it will go rather in early February, the Aquarium would start at the end of December, beginning of January, to finish it in two years and the museum if things go well, and the stock market of entrepreneurs continues to flow, could start the second half of next year, to conclude in a year and a half.

Luis Guillermo Benítez Torres