Excursion

The Difference Faces of Acapulco

During this delightful, half-day discovery, gain insight into the multiple facets of Acapulco as you explore areas renowned for their glamour, history and beauty.

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  • Code
    ACA-D
  • Level
    Soft
  • Walking Type
    Little
  • Activity Type
    All
  • Age
    All ages
  • Duration
Departing the pier via air-conditioned van, journey through the Caleta area, otherwise known as the refuge of the Hollywood gangBig-screen favorites such as Cary Grant, Gregory Peck, Errol Flynn and John Wayne once owned homes and spent their holidays hereAlthough this era is but a memory, many of the houses and hotels frequented by these film favorites continue to evoke thoughts of times pastEnjoy a refreshing beverage at the famous Hotel Los Flamingos, which was built in the thirties, before continuing along Avenida Costera Miguel Aleman to the Chapel of PeaceThis contemporary structure is surrounded by tropical gardens and boasts a stunning panoramic view of AcapulcoMarvel at its imposing cross, which dominates the scene by rising to a height of 137 feetContinuing on, proceed to the Fort of San DiegoBuilt to stave off invasion by marauding British pirates, it is situated on a hill overlooking the harbor, and was constructed as a classic five-point fortress surrounded by a moatWithin the walls of this formidable complex is an intriguing history and anthropology museumEnjoy browsing among displays of ceramics, tapestries and baskets before returning to your Crystal ship.