Discover Acapulco's historical heritage, the Fort of San Diego Museum. Visit the Municipal Market of Acapulco and see Diego Rivera's Mural. Finally, watch the amazing cliff divers show; you will also make a stop for shopping.
What to Expect
You will first head to the Fort of San Diego. You will then enjoy a guided visit at the Fort of San Diego, built in 1616 by the Spaniards to protect the port from pirates. It's the most important maritime fortress on the Pacific and part of a number of garrisons built by the Spanish Crown to protect their possessions in the New Spain from the attack of pirates. The museum exhibits Acapulco's History and the cultural interchange with East as well.
Visit the Municipal Market of Acapulco. The place where the locals get their groceries, fruits and vegetables, chicken, meat and fish. After you will be shown the Main Square and the Cathedral heading towards Diego Rivera’s Mural, created by the Mexican artist on the Front Facade of Casa de los Vientos, owned by the famous art collector and Diego's muse: Dolores Olmedo. Its a beautiful Mural dedicated to Quetzalcoatl.
Enjoy a brief explanation of the Mural and then continue to La Quebrada. Here, enjoy the cliff Divers Show at La Quebrada, the impressive cliff with 112 ft of height is where brave natives perform a diving spectacle. The real challenge is finding the exact moment to jump. The admission from "the terrace" is included. You can also watch the show from La Perla restaurant inside El Mirador Hotel with a drink for only (10 USD per person approx.)
- Hotel pick-up/drop-off from selected hotels upon request
- Bottled water along the tour
What's Not Included
- Gratuities (recommended)