Airport: Juan N. Alvarez International
Airport Tax: Is around $40 US per person. Usually included on your airline ticket.
Distance from Airport: 22.5 km
Tourist Season: November through May
Acapulco is in the Mexican state of Guerrero on the Pacific coast and is connected to Mexico City, by the Autopista del Sol highway. Acapulco has an exclusive setting for luxurious hotels, elegant private condos, and residential complexes. Acapulco is a paradise to be enjoyed in full, it is a joyful and colorful atmosphere to relax, and it attracts more than 5 million visitors worldwide per year.
Tourists should be sure to visit the Palma Sola, stone carvings dating back to 800 B.C. to 750 A.D. As well, worthwhile stops are the Acapulco Botanical Garden, the Tres Palos Lagoon, and a acclaimed mural by Diego Rivera in 1956 on a facade of an Acapulco mansion. Acitivites in Acapulco include scuba diving, jet skiing in the famous lagoon, as well as shotover jets tours. The population in Acapulco is approximately 645,000 and the currency is the Mexican Peso.
Juan N. Alvarez International
The airport is located 16 miles (26km) southeast of Acapulco.
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