We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Take a Boat to the Island

This is a busy place useful because for 50 pesos you can take a collective boat to the island in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
james p
,
Petaluma, California
Lovely

O went their to take a ride to Janitzio island and while i was their their was a great view of the... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2016
AriPadilla
via mobile
Read all 30 reviews
15
All photos (15)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent10%
  • Very good41%
  • Average33%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
2 weeks ago
“Take a Boat to the Island”
Sep 11, 2016
“Lovely”
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
21°
14°
Sep
22°
13°
Oct
22°
10°
Nov
Contact
Patzcuaro, Mexico
Reviews (30)
Filter reviews
7 results
Traveler rating
2
1
4
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
2
1
4
0
0
See what travelers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a busy place useful because for 50 pesos you can take a collective boat to the island in the middle of the lake, The boat ride rather than the pier/dock itself is the attraction. The pier area is just the usual collection of...More

Thank james p
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

O went their to take a ride to Janitzio island and while i was their their was a great view of the lake and lots of shops it also have a picnic area it was pretty lovely

Thank AriPadilla
Reviewed 21 July 2016

It's one of the piers where you can take the boat to go to the Patzcuaro island. Nothing special to mention

Thank josealfredoh2016
Reviewed 3 April 2016

A huge market, even by Latin American standards. The building can get a bit claustrophobic, the outside alleys are largely covered and always delightfully full of every kind of produce imaginable. A great market to visit or to shop.

1  Thank penwatchman
Reviewed 12 November 2015

Just a normal tourist boat port in Mexico ... most boats from here go to Janitzio! Just like Janitzio island this is essentially a place chock full of tourist stalls that gives you a boat ride to the island. Bathrooms like in much of Mexico's...More

Thank METRUN360
Reviewed 4 October 2015

While the docks and the boats out to Janitzio have some religious and cultural significance, it is pretty much an excuse to party. The Sunday we were there, we spotted at least 20 tour buses and a full parking lot of cars from all over...More

Thank 324neilc
Reviewed 21 August 2015 via mobile

There are two main options to get on a boat to Janitzio Island. The general docks or the dock is San Pedrito. We chose this one as less crowded and more comfortable. Attention was good and expedited and so was the departure to the island....More

Thank Androsch H
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Muelle san Pedrito staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines