Located 8 mi/13 km northwest of the Guatemalan border, this small, hot and sultry port got an upgrade in 2005 and now welcomes occasional cruise ships. Facilities are limited to a few small restaurants and a handicrafts market.
Nearby excursions available to passengers include the Izapa Archaeological Zone, Tapachula city, a lagoon boat ride, and a coffee and chocolate tour.... Subscribe to travel42 to read the full Destination Guide. travel42 offers professionally written guides on more than 5,700 travel destinations and ports-of-call worldwide. Go to travel-42.com to learn more, or call 1.866.566.8136 to subscribe. Copyright (c) 2014 Northstar Travel Media, LLC. travel42.