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Mexico Cruise Excursions

Experience the flavors of Mexico

Best Shore Excursions

Cruise Critic 2018

On Mexico cruise excursions from Princess®, don’t just see the wonders of the Baja Peninsula, meet the people, places and traditions that make the country so special. With Princess, relax on white-sand beaches, tour monumental sights and immerse yourself in the traditions and cultures around you. From beaches and jungles to galleries and museums, wonders await.

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Beach getaways

From relaxation to exploration, Mexico’s beaches are filled with activities. Sunbathe on the shores of Manzanillo’s beaches, with vibrant waters and palm trees as your backdrop. Or embark on a snorkeling adventure off the coast of La Paz, kayak along the waters of Loreto and let the natural beauty of Cabo’s shores inspire your next love story. With Princess cruise excursions, Mexico’s best is at your fingertips.

Wildlife encounters

From whale sharks to sea turtles, meet the personalities that call these lands home with our Mexico cruise excursions. Come face-to-face with sea lions during a snorkel expedition. Swim with dolphins in Cabo San Lucas — an exclusive Animal Planet™ recommended excursion. Or watch whales rise above the water’s surface as you explore the Gulf of California’s marine sanctuary near Puerto Vallarta.

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Adventure in the outdoors

Thrill-seekers and nature-lovers unite on our cruise excursions through Mexico’s wilderness. From the mountains to the sea, explore Puerto Vallarta’s beauty in a 4-wheel ATV. Zipline through Cabo’s sierra range, and soar past vast canyons and granite walls. Or embark on an open-air, off-road adventure through Mexico’s lush jungles and traditional villages, where locals share stories of their culture.

Historic and city highlights

See the Mexican Riviera’s most sought-after sights, from the cathedrals of La Paz to the galleries of Mazatlan. Shore excursions transport you back to the 19th century as colonial towns tell tales of times past. As you pass the 300-foot shipwreck in Manzanillo and the Jesuit Mission Museum in Loreto, expert guides offer insider history of the people, places and pursuits before you.

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Tequila tastings

Our Mexico shore excursions take you to the birthplace of tequila deep in the countryside. See how this beloved liquor is prepared — from agave gardens to your glass — during a chef-led demonstration in Puerto Vallarta. Learn about the cultural significance of tequila during your time at Hacienda Doña Engracia. Or visit some of Mazatlan’s finest distilleries, and sample varieties while enjoying snacks and scenic views.

Local artisan crafts

Known for its affluent museums and artisan goods, Puerto Vallarta is brimming with masterpieces. Stroll through galleries and craft shops during a full-day tour crafted by a local artist. Find everything from woven décor to pottery. During a visit to a nearby vista, try your hand at painting, and let our Mexico shore excursions spark your creativity.

Why Book Excursions with Princess?

Award Winning Excursions: Discover colorful culture, flavorful food and make local connections with the people lucky enough to call this festive and spirited land home. Experience the very best of Mexico with Princess.

Guaranteed Return to Ship: Take full advantage of your Mexico cruise activities when you book a shore excursion through Princess. Rest assured that we won’t leave without you, so you can focus more on the moment and less on the clock.

Exceptional Value: Book shore excursions with confidence! We offer competitive pricing, friendly service and unmatched destination expertise.

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