About the City

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Mazatlán, better known as “The Pearl of the Pacific”, is located in the rich state of Sinaloa. It's the second largest city in the state, the most important in the soutern Sinaloa, offering many natural attractions. This coastal town is currently one of Mexico's most important beaches in terms of tourist destinations.

Geographic location

Mazatlán is located in northwestern Mexico, in the central Pacific Region. Attractions in this region are the Sierra Madre Occidental and the Sea of Cortes or Gulf of California.


Mazatlán has exceptional year round warm weather; the average temperature from October thru May is 22° C, and 29°C from June to September.


With over 20 kilometers of shore, Mazatlán offers beautiful and easily accesible beaches, impressive cliffts and dense, exhuberant vegetation.

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