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.Acapulco History Tour & Cliff Divers Show with Lunch

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Activity provider: Tour By Van - Day Tours

.Acapulco History Tour & Cliff Divers Show with Lunch

Activity provider: Tour By Van - Day Tours

From US$ 55.99 per person

Take a guided tour of historical Acapulco. You'll see the fortress showcasing the area's complete history, the Diego Rivera mural and visit the cathedral, amongst others. Finish the tour by watching the spectacular Cliff Divers Show and have lunch.

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Duration 5 hours
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Skip the ticket line
Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French
Pickup included
Pickup is available from the cruise ship pier and all hotels, condos, and AirBnBs in the Acapulco area. Please contact the activity provider to confirm your exact time and place of pickup.
Private or small groups available

Experience

Highlights
  • Marvel at the famous and daring cliff divers
  • See historical highlights such as the fortress of San Diego, cathedral and Diego Rivera mural
  • Visit the iconic Los Flamingos Hotel
Full description
Your friendly and knowledgeable private tour guide will pick you up at the lobby of your hotel or port and your journey through the history of Acapulco will start. First stop is San Diego Fortress, which bears witness to the history of the city. Each of the chambers tells the story of different episodes of Mexico´s history, since the first civilizations that settled in the area, the battles with the corsairs, the glamorous days of La Nao de China, the evangelization of natives, the battle for independence and revolution. All of these Mexican history chapters are located in one monumental fortress.  Acapulco embraced prominent personalities who made the city their own home such as Johnny Weismuller, the actor who played Tarzan and owned a property located at the highest cliff in Acapulco. Eventually this place became Los Flamingos Hotel but still keeps its history and fame as the house of Tarzan. You will get to see this building during your tour with a hall of fame to visit and lovely point in the history of Acapulco. These days, Acapulco is probably most famous for its cliff divers at La Quebrada. These brave men risk to their lives to offer you an incredible performance.You'll also enjoy this wonderful show before returning to your hotel.
Includes
  • All admission and entrance fees
  • Lunch (if option selected)
  • Bottled water
  • Guide
  • Transportation
  • Alcoholic beverages (available to purchase)
  • Tips

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The first stop is the San Diego fortress, which bears witness to the city's history. Each of the cameras tells the story of different episodes in the history of Mexico, from the first civilizations that settled in the area, the battles with the corsairs, the glamorous days of La Nao de China, the evangelization of the natives, the battle for independence and revolution. All these chapters of Mexican history are located in a monumental fortress. We were not advised that this part of the tour would not take place as the San Diego Fortress is closed due to the pandemic

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February 3, 2022

Great day out with Jesus, a lovely mature man that has lived and breathes Acapulco. Highly recommend to anyone visiting Acapulco and use Get Your Guide. It's so much better having a personalized tour

February 24, 2022

Our guide was punctual, friendly and accommodating. Unfortunately due to Covid, we had to skip the Fort. But I don’t think any of my group noticed. It was a great experience and a wonderful time was had by all. Highly recommend!!

March 14, 2022

Product ID: 116155