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Acapulco stretches along a beautiful wide bay on Mexico's Pacific Coast, about 300 miles south of Mexico City. It's known for its long stretches of beaches, with options for relaxation on the golden sand or trying water sports like surfing and parasailing. The area also offers exciting activities like cliff diving exhibitions, where professional divers jump from heights into the ocean. Beyond the beach, Acapulco has a lively atmosphere, with nightclubs, bars, and restaurants offering delicious fresh seafood and Mexican cuisine.

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Airports near Acapulco

Planning a trip to Acapulco? Enjoy flexibility with our selection of 4 airports, which offer different routes and options when travelling to Acapulco.

General Juan N. Álvarez International Airport

Located in Acapulco, this is the main international airport serving the city. It offers direct flights to several major cities in Mexico and a few international destinations.

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Mexico City International Airport

Although not in close proximity to Acapulco, Mexico City's airport is the largest and busiest in the country. It offers a wide range of international flights and is well-connected to Acapulco via domestic flights or a 4-5 hour drive.

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Querétaro Intercontinental Airport

Situated in Querétaro, this regional airport is approximately a 3-4 hour drive from Acapulco. It serves as a hub for domestic flights and offers connections to various cities in Mexico.

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Morelia International Airport

Located in Morelia, this regional airport is around a 4-5 hour drive from Acapulco. It offers domestic flights to several Mexican cities and can be an alternative option for travellers.

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Things to do in Acapulco

Acapulco has an abundance of attractions to see - to make things easier, here's our top 3:

La Quebrada Cliff Divers

One of the most iconic attractions in Acapulco, the La Quebrada Cliff Divers showcase the bravery and skill of local divers. These divers jump from a height of 45 meters into the narrow ocean cove below, timing their jumps with the incoming waves. It is a thrilling spectacle that attracts visitors from around the world.

Zocalo

The Zocalo is the main square in Acapulco and serves as the heart of the city. It is a vibrant and bustling area, surrounded by shops, restaurants, and historical buildings. The Zocalo is a great place to soak in the local culture, enjoy street performances, and try delicious Mexican street food. It is also a popular spot for people-watching and relaxing in the shade.

Isla de la Roqueta

Located just off the coast of Acapulco, Isla de la Roqueta is a beautiful island that offers a peaceful escape from the city. Visitors can take a short boat ride to the island and spend the day exploring its pristine beaches, snorkelling in crystal-clear waters, and hiking through lush vegetation. The island is also home to a small zoo and a lighthouse that offers panoramic views of Acapulco.