Mexicans will be able to enjoy cruises in the Pacific starting in 2019
According to information from the Port Authority Integral (API) of Cabo San Lucas, the creation of an exclusive cruise route for the Mexican Pacific was confirmed and will be destined to transport national tourism.
Hector Montaño Cota, manager of the API announced, the route is scheduled for the first quarter of 2019, departing from the ports of Acapulco and Manzanillo and touring destinations such as Cabo San Lucas, Puerto Vallarta and Mazatlan.
“We have received the information that a shipping company will begin a route through the Mexican Pacific in 2019, including Cabo San Lucas, Mazatlan, Manzanillo and Acapulco; For us it is very important to serve the Mexican market in this route that is focused mainly for the national market. There have been attempts of this route, hopefully this time it will be a success and can be consolidated in the Mexican coastal market and we can have the presence of more ships from 2019 that is planned to start this route,” said the official.
The federal official stressed the importance of the national market, since there is a market that is growing of Mexican cruise passengers all over the world.
“The Mexican market has an outstanding participation and it is noteworthy that the Mexican tourist likes to travel the seas in this type of boat, we congratulate the company for their decision, and we will support in everything,” assured Montaño Cota.
The ship will sail through national coasts only, so its visitors and crew will not need a visa or passport to board.