The arrival of 156 tourist cruises to this city and 12 to the port of Topolobampo is scheduled for next year.
Mazatlan, Sinaloa .- On Christmas Eve, Mazatlan received three cruise ships with 14,849 visitors on board.
This is the Oosterdam, the Carnival Panorama and the Royal Princess.
The Secretary of Tourism, Óscar Pérez Barros, pointed out the importance of continuing to receive this type of boats that generate a good economic spill in the sector, in addition to the shipping lines continue to express the confidence they have placed in this destination, and strengthens the Cruise tourism for the city.
He added that the arrival of 156 tourist cruises to this city and 12 to the port of Topolobampo is scheduled for next year.
The Oosterdam was the first to enter the dock, at 06:00 hours, from Cabo San Lucas, with 2,258 passengers and 772 crew members; according to your itinerary, you will continue the sea voyage at 5:00 p.m. towards Puerto Vallarta.
An hour later and coming from Cabo San Lucas, the Carnival Panorama arrived for the second time in a week, with 4,917 passengers and 1,442 crew members, to continue at 5:00 p.m., also to Puerto Vallarta.
Finally, at 08:00 hours the Royal Princess arrived, also from Cabo San Lucas, with 4 thousand 104 passengers and 356 crew. He will continue his march at 6:00 pm, bound for Puerto Vallarta.
After authorizing the descent, the cruise passengers took the opportunity to move to the different tourist sites of the city, such as the Historic Center, the Aquarium, the Malecon, the Lighthouse, the Golden Zone, Cathedral, among others, in addition to visiting La Noria , El Quelite, Copala and Concordia., Places where they savored its exquisite cuisine, generating an important economic spill.
With these three, there are 123 tourist cruises that have arrived in Mazatlan with more than 352 thousand passengers on board.
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