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Sierra Madre Villages Half-Day Cultural Tour

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    What to Expect
    Your tour begins with hotel pickup at 9:30am, when you’ll board an air-conditioned vehicle destined for Malpica, a small artisan community famed for its oven-baked bread and colorful tiles.

    After a brief stop here, you’ll proceed to the town of Concordia, founded in the 16th century by Spanish conquistador, Francisco de Ibarra. Learn about local industry, which includes silver and gold mining, and visit architectural highlights such as the pink San Sebastian Temple and City Hall.

    Your next stop is Copala, a village cradled by the scenic Sierra Madre mountains. Wander the cobbled streets and admire red-roofed houses adorned with flowers.

    Following a Mexican lunch (own expense), you’ll visit the town’s main plaza and then be transferred back to your Mazatlan hotel.     
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Pick up and drop off at local hotels and cruise ship terminal,
    Departure Time
    9:00 AM
    Duration
    5h
    Inclusions
    • Beverages
    • Bottled water
    • Professional guide
    • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 3 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
    • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 13 May 2019

    I highly recommend this tour. This is an excellent way to get out of the highly tourist areas and visit the smaller communities in the mountains. If you are on a Cruise ship, this is THE tour to do. Over the past 20 years I...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    Thank Kelly B
    Reviewed 15 October 2018

    Views were wonderful. Guide told us about the trees/flowers and myths. Churches were special. Each village has a specialty to enjoy. You pick what you want to do at your own pace. Van was clean and roomy with a safe driver. A must do.

    Date of experience: October 2018
    1  Thank delyeer
    Reviewed 2 October 2018

    We did a shore excursion while on a Carnival cruise. The tour was fantastic! Our tour guide Juan Carlos was great at his job and should be commended for his customer service. This was a 6 hours tour with a lot of detail. The tour...More

    Date of experience: September 2018
    1  Thank Robert P
    Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

    Very nice trip to see some of the areas near Mazatlan. Small towns with lots of color. Our tour guide, Martin, was super friendly and helpful.

    Thank Destination279792
    Reviewed 31 January 2018

    Interesting trip and worth doing. Lunch was good and food/drinks safe. Suggest doing this trip. A number of local things to buy.

    Date of experience: November 2017
    1  Thank ronhills
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