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Los Arcos, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

Mexican Riviera Cruises

Mexico cruises available from September to May for 3 to 8-days or more

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Revel in the festive spirit south of the border

From mariachis to margaritas, Mexico is where it all began for Princess with our first cruise vacation in 1965. Fifty years later, we continue to visit the best of the region on a wide variety of sailings to the Mexican Riviera roundtrip from Los Angeles or San Francisco, with stops in colorful Puerto Vallarta, the playground to the stars, Cabo San Lucas, colonial Loreto and more.

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3 to 5-day cruises
roundtrip from Los Angeles

  • Why choose this option:
  • Visits 1 to 2 sunny coastal cities like Ensenada, Santa Barbara, San Diego or Catalina Island
  • Quick & easy getaway to Baja California
  • Great for first-time cruisers or those with limited vacation time
  • Sample all of the wonderful things you’ve heard about a Princess cruise vacation
  • Get more value than a wine country or Las Vegas hotel getaway (PDF)
Cabo San Lucas – Mexico Cruise Destinations – Princess Cruises

7-day cruises
roundtrip from Los Angeles

  • Why choose this option:
  • Visits 3 ports including popular favorites Puerto Vallarta and Cabo San Lucas
  • Convenient weekend cruise departures
  • Great vacation value compared to a land resort, plus we bring you direct to the heart of each port
  • Perfect for couples, honeymooners, families or anyone who loves the bright flavors of Mexico
  • Enjoy an array of Princess signature features and enjoy getting to know our friendly crew
Mexico Cultural Experience – Princess Cruises

8-day cruises or longer roundtrip
from Los Angeles or San Francisco

  • Why choose this option:
  • Visits 4 or more festive destinations including Loreto, La Paz or Manzanillo
  • Ideal for experienced cruisers seeking new experiences in the region
  • Be at ease with close to home cruises, yet miles away from the ordinary
  • Create lasting friendships with fellow passengers and enjoy relaxing days of leisure at sea
  • Rich experiences onboard and ashore give you a deeper understanding or Mexico’s vibrant culture

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Onboard Mexican Culture Experience – Princess Cruises

We Bring Mexican Culture On Board

You'll not only learn about Mexico’s rich heritage and bright flavors ashore, but experience it firsthand on board with enrichment offerings like:
  • Live mariachi performances
  • Destination expert presentations
  • Margarita and tequila tastings
  • Freshly prepared classic Mexican cuisine
  • Tax & duty-free handicrafts at our boutiques

Learn more about our onboard Mexican cultural experiences

Cabo San Lucas Whale Watching – Princess Cruises

Let Us Show You Treasures Ashore

Discover this country's festive heart & soul on award-winning shore excursions like Coastal whale-watching in Cabo San Lucas, Folkloric shows and authentic fare in Mazatlán, sportfishing in Manzanillo and a zip line adventure in Puerto Vallarta. And on itineraries with More Ashore Late Night calls, we stay until at least 9 p.m. in port so you can also experience some of the fabulous nightlife.

Learn more about Mexico shore excursions


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Learn more about extending your Mexico cruise vacation with our hotel packages.

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