Away from the hustle and bustle of Carnival, how about a trip to Durango?
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Published byon February 16, 2023
The Director of Tourism for the city of Durango, Elvira Silerio Díaz, has visited Mazatlán, Sinaloa, to promote Durango’s attractions and encourage people to take a trip to the Old West Walk, Zoo and numerous museums the area has to offer, especially during the busy Carnival period.
Díaz mentioned that Durango is just two and a half hours away on the Mazatlán-Durango highway, which is safe and secure to travel. She suggested that people who are looking to escape the hustle and bustle of Carnival should consider Durango as an alternative destination to Mazatlán.
Díaz and her team will provide information about Durango’s hotel and restaurant offerings, as well as its various tourist attractions. They will be stationed in different areas of Mazatlán, such as the Aquarium, the Teodoro Mariscal Stadium and other popular areas. Actors from the Paseo del Oeste will also be present, and they will encourage people to take pictures and admire the film studios.
Durango is well-known for its cinematic history, and many movies have been filmed in the area. The Paseo del Oeste is a reference and differentiator of Durango, and it will be promoted by the tourism officials in Mazatlán.
Durango offers a range of activities, including visiting the cabins in Coscomate, Mexiquillo, and other ecotourism spaces, as well as visiting more than 9 museums, including the Francisco Villa, the Mining Tunnel, and the Museum of Funeral Art. Additionally, visitors can take tram rides and experience other unique attractions.
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