A laidback chair, martini in hand and lying on a beach in plug-out mode. Is that your concept of a Mexico vacation? If yes, this blog will surprise you pleasantly about what you are missing. Read on and explore Mexico beyond beaches for an experience you will cherish forever.
Mexico (official: United Mexican States) is renowned for its Mayan temple ruins, historical and cultural centres, museums, food options, colourful and vibrant festivals and magical beaches with water sports. You should explore Mexico tourist cities to experience the magic where history meets modernity.
Get ready to fall in love with these captivating destinations in Mexico as we take you through 10 must-visit places in Mexico. Vamos a empezar (Spanish for let’s begin)
Zihuatanejo is one of the best places to visit in Mexico for its scenic sunsets, easy-going vibes, serene beaches, shopping destinations and more. Playa La Ropa is the main beach in this traditional Mexican fishing village area. You can also explore Playa Larga, another beautiful beach in this region.
Beaches in Zihuatanejo are developed to facilitate various shopping, recreational, and family-time activities. You can go diving and snorkelling at the coast. Shoppers can purchase ceramics and woodcarvings, local handicraft offerings. And remember to enjoy some authentic Mexican fresh fish tacos and ceviche.
From an unfrequented gem on the East Coast to one of the most visited Mexico vacation spots, Tulum has grown into a prominent tourist attraction in the North American country. The place is an apt destination for everyone, from luxury travellers to bargain seekers.
Things to explore here are the Ruins of Mayan Civilisation, the Sprawling Nightlife, Bioreserves, the Underground Water-filled Caverns known as Cenotes, and sand and turquoise waters on the beach for a laid-back vacation.
Mexico is dotted with heavenly beaches that offer excellent places to spend time with family and friends or just relax and unwind. Renowned for coral reefs and cruise ships, the Cozumel is another gem of Mexico tourist destinations that you should include in the list.
Visit The island of Cozumel to explore blue water, easy-going beaches, water sports activities for all ages, cruise ships on the view, and much more. History and culture enthusiasts can give a visit to the Mayan Ruins, a symbol of the pre-Hispanic history of Mexico, at the San Gervasio Archaeological Site.
Mexico City is the capital of Mexico and is connected with several prominent Mexico tourist cities. It is the largest and most populous city in Mexico, with ample tourist attractions. Travellers can explore food, art, culture, high-end to budget-friendly shopping destinations and hotels, the warm hospitality of people of the city and much more.
Famous places in Mexico City for tourists include the Zocalo, the Palace of Fine Arts, the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Chapultepec Castle, and more.
Puebla is among the notable Mexico tourist cities that every traveller should visit and explore. Prominent attractions of the Puebla are colonial architecture, beautiful churches, historical museums, forts, authentic Mexican sweet and spicy cuisine, and much more. It is a world-renowned destination for marvellous Talavera pottery.
Foodies must treat their tastebuds with chiles en nogoda (Chillies stuffed with beef and served with fruits and walnut sauce and ‘mole poblano’ (a dish made of chillies, meat, chocolate, cinnamon, garlic and other ingredients).
Playa Del Carmen is among the ultimate places to go in Mexico for a range of eateries, resorts, high-end hotels, cuisines from across the World and the best of Mexico. Tourists can explore this foodie heaven and indulge in recreational activities. Major attractions of the place include biking to the nearby cenote, all-inclusive resorts, extensive, delectable food items, white sand beaches, and more. Golf lovers can try their hands and hit the links at one of the well-maintained golf courses in the area.
People looking for luxurious vacations should visit Mexico to explore Punta Mita. It offers a relaxed atmosphere in the lap of serene nature. Major attractions include high-end lodging options (St Regis, Four Seasons and others), beautiful picture-perfect beaches (Playa de Punta Mita, El Anclote), golf courses, and whale-watching tours (December to March).