Mazatlan ready! With a “private” ceremony they will receive cruise passengers from the “Carnival Panorama”


The director of API, Jorge González Olivieri, pointed out that the necessary measures have been taken to guarantee the health of visitors

Mazatlán, Sinaloa.- The arrival of the Panorama Carnival cruise this Wednesday, will be lowered a strict control of the healthy distance and respect of the health guidelines, including the sanitation of the entire terminal, explained Jorge González Olivieri, director of the Comprehensive Port Administration. 

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The reception group for the more than four thousand two hundred passengers, including tourists and crew, will be headed solely by Mayor Luis Guillermo Benítez Torres, the Secretary of Tourism in Sinaloa, Óscar Pérez Barros, and he as the manager of the docks, in addition, there will be a dance show, which will be several meters away from the cruise passengers.

“That can give the public the security that all the security requirements are being met so that these cruise passengers who come are without any problem related to the pandemic.”

For the tranquility of the tourist service providers of Mazatlán, González Olivieri highlighted that approximately 98 percent of the occupants of the ship have their vaccination scheme, the rest, he said, would be minors who accompany their parents on the route departing from Long Beach, California, to Puerto Vallarta, Mazatlán, Los Cabos and back to the place of origin. 

The API director mentioned that they estimate the arrival of cruise ships will be weekly on Wednesdays, so it must be seen that the sanitary guidelines are met, so that it is successful for Mazatlán after this first arrival of 2,750 tourists and 1,450 crew members.

With great excitement they will receive the Carnival tourist cruise in Mazatlán

The ship comes with three thousand passengers on board, plus the crew and everyone is vaccinated, highlighted the municipal government

Typical dances of the region and giving a sample of the maximum Mazatlan party, thus, the Municipal Institute of Culture, Tourism and Art of Mazatlán will receive the passengers of the Carnival cruise that will arrive at the port this Wednesday, August 25th.

The purpose is to make the identity of the port of Mazatlán clear and that cruise passengers get a good image of the tourist destination, talking about Culture, history and everything that lives in the Municipality, highlighted the director of the José Ángel Tostado Quevedo Institute. . 

“We are going to participate with the Carnival part and the Cultural part. What is it going to consist of? Well, we have a combination of folklore with some numbers that we are going to present there and here in the kiosk we are going to do a small sample of the Carnival costumes ”.

“… well, it is something small because it is very fast, but also the main intention is to take advantage of it, no,” he said.

Mayor Luis Guillermo Benítez Torres specified that the ship comes with three thousand passengers on board, plus the crew and all are vaccinated; In fact, he, as the highest authority, will receive cruise passengers at the API dock because it is not just any day and less when it comes to the return of the shipping lines in the middle of the COVID pandemic.

“It is an important day for the city and we recover, clean, adapt the entire blue line for people who want to walk, go to a safe place.”

“… they all come vaccinated, no problem,” he said.

The municipality highlighted that the return of the cruise ships will mark a before and after in the port of Mazatlan, everything will be done in accordance with strict health guidelines in the presence of the SARS-COV-2 virus and its different variants.

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