Tourism in Mexico News - April 2023

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Hidalgo
Hidalgo

Destinations in Hidalgo that you should know if you like adventure tourism

The State of Hidalgo is promoting adventure tourism, showcasing its natural wonders, gastronomy, landscapes, and cultural events through the “Hidalgo ¡Tiene Algo!” video. Adventure tourism is expected to be the leading activity during Easter, offering magic, flavor, and fun for children and adults. The state is inviting tourists from across Mexico to experience some of the most impressive and beautiful destinations, including the Basaltic Prisms, Xoxafi Grottoes, Tolantongo Caves, Peña del Aire, and Los Mármoles National Park.… Read More

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Magic Towns in Quintana Roo
Quintana Roo

Isla Mujeres and Cozumel “float” in success

Isla Mujeres and Cozumel are two Mexican islands that are considered special destinations due to their unique geographical conditions. Recently, the Integral Port Administration of Quintana Roo projected that the two municipalities would experience an increase of up to 922,000 passengers during April, which is a growth of nearly 18% in Isla and 22% in Cozumel compared to the previous year. Additionally, Cozumel has reported a 104% increase in passengers arriving on cruise ships in the first three months of the year, and it is estimated that there will be 1,154 arrivals and 3,726,115 passengers throughout 2023.… Read More

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Quintana Roo - Cozumel
Quintana Roo

It is projected to mobilize more than 922 thousand passengers to Isla Mujeres and Cozumel in April

The Integral Port Administration of Quintana Roo (APIQROO) is expecting a significant increase in the number of passengers traveling to Isla Mujeres and Cozumel in April. The agency projects that over 922,000 passengers will visit the two popular tourist destinations, which represents an 18% increase in passengers for Isla Mujeres and 22% for Cozumel compared to the previous year.… Read More

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San Luis Potosí
San Luis Potosí

San Luis Potosí registers a large influx of tourists during Holy Week

The director of Tourism of the San Luis Potosí City Council, Claudia Lorena Peralta Antiga, has reported a surge in tourism during Holy Week. The events held since last weekend in San Luis Capital have generated more than 70 percent of hotel occupancy. She stated that the hotel influx is expected to reach levels of 90 percent next weekend since they are the strongest days of the Easter holidays.… Read More

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Mazatlán, Sinaloa
Sinaloa

Growth of 30% is expected in the arrival of tourism in Sinaloa

The state of Sinaloa is expected to see a 30% growth in tourist arrivals during the Easter holiday period, which runs from Thursday, April 6 to Sunday, April 9. The main destination for tourists is Mazatlán, where a historic Holy Week is expected, with hotel associations reporting high reservation numbers. Tourists are also expected to visit the Magical Towns and beaches in the state. The increase in arrivals is predicted to be similar to the 25-30% growth seen during the Mazatlan Carnival.… Read More

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Sonora
Sonora

Sonora awaits the arrival of one million 600 thousand tourists in Holy Week

The Governor of Sonora, Alfonso Durazo Montaño, has announced that over one million 600 thousand tourists from various parts of Mexico, as well as the United States, are expected to visit Sonora during the Holy Week. The three levels of government, federal, state and municipal, have come together to ensure the safety of these visitors with 8,600 personnel being made available.… Read More

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Tabasco
Tabasco

The vacationers will leave a spill of 100 million pesos in Tabasco

The state of Tabasco in Mexico is expecting an economic boost of over 100 million pesos due to the Holy Holiday season. This comes after a three-year critical period caused by the pandemic and economic slowdown, which had a major impact on the tourism sector, leading to a near-complete shutdown. However, indicators in hotel occupancy, restaurants, tour packages, airlines, and airport operations are now at their maximum point of operation, according to the main tourist operators in Tabasco.… Read More

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City of Puebla
Puebla

Puebla is projected among the 10 most visited cities in Easter 2023

The Mexican city of Puebla is expected to be among the top ten most visited destinations during the Holy Week and Easter holidays in 2023, according to the country’s Ministry of Tourism (Sectur). Puebla’s hotel occupancy is projected to reach 63.5%, which is 1.4 percentage points above the national estimate of 62.1%. The city is one of twelve tourist centers monitored by the DataTur system.

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Huatulco, Oaxaca

15 Oaxacan beaches suitable for recreational use are endorsed this Holy Week

The state of Oaxaca is renowned for its stunning beaches, attracting millions of tourists each year. However, the state’s health officials have taken it upon themselves to ensure the safety and cleanliness of these beaches, especially during the upcoming Holy Week holiday period. The Federal Commission for the Protection against Sanitary Risks (Cofepris) has endorsed 15 of Oaxaca’s beaches for recreational use, indicating that they are safe and clean.… Read More

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Beaches in Mexico
Mexico

ChatGPT proposes to visit Mexico for its tourist offer

Carlos Slim Domit, the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Grupo Carso, recently spoke at the Tianguis Turístico 2023 event in Mexico and asked ChatGPT for its recommendation on whether people should visit Mexico. In response, ChatGPT suggested that Mexico is a beautiful country with a lot to offer, from vibrant cities to historic towns, mountains to beach towns, and a vibrant culture with delicious food and friendly people. Slim Domit praised the response and its positive impact on tourism.… Read More

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Tourist Attractions in México

Interesting Sites and Activities

Traditions in Mexico

It is practically impossible to make a meticulous, and above all, accurate selection of the places to visit in Mexico. Each place that our country houses is unique and beautiful in its own way. Mexico, with its nearly 2 million km², has a large number of scenarios to offer, as well as endless activities to do. Do not lose your way and enter the places to visit in Mexico. In Mexico, apart from the beaches and its famous archaeological sites, there are many other really interesting sites and activities that you should know. In the surroundings of the main cities you will find places full of culture and tradition, where you can spend relaxing, interesting and fun vacations. On your trip through Mexico you cannot stop obtaining souvenirs, the crafts that are made here are of the highest quality and recognized worldwide. A shopping tour cannot be missed.… Read More

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Ecotourism in Mexico

Ecotourism and Adventure

Mexico is one of the best countries for Ecotourism as it has a great variety of flora and fauna, as well as a large number of refuges for extraordinary species. You can enjoy recreational activities of appreciation and knowledge of nature through contact with it, such as: stargazing, observation of natural attractions, wildlife and bird watching. Throughout México there are more than 176 protected natural areas, 5 of them considered by UNESCO as Natural Heritage of Humanity. Just for this and much more, we believe that Mexico is a Paradise for Ecotourism.… Read More

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Beaches in Mexico

Beaches

On the Beaches of Mexico you can immerse yourself in the intense blue ocean of the Pacific bays, sunbathe on the shore of the warm and transparent waves of the Caribbean Sea in Quintana Roo or even rest on the beautiful coasts of the Gulf of Mexico. Mexican beaches hide wonderful secrets for the traveler. By visiting them, in addition to enjoying the excellent climate and water activities, you can discover splendid archaeological sites and interesting colonial cities without traveling long distances.… Read More

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States Of Mexico

States Of Mexico

Mexico has an incredible diversity of landscapes, where the beauty of its beaches, internationally recognized, stands out. In its vast territory of coasts, there are beaches of unparalleled beauty, and colorful landscapes. A large network of first-class hotels and tourist services is available to visitors to these beaches. Mexico is also mystical places, dotted with archaeological testimonies inherited from its original inhabitants. Monuments made by the Mayas, Aztecs and Toltecs are located in magical landscapes, like lighthouses in an ocean of natural beauty. They offer visitors buildings that tell their history, and museums that collect their cultural heritage. And that keep alive ancestral traditions, in ceremonies and festivals, where you can enjoy cultural activities and entertainment.… Read More

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Magical Towns in Mexico

Magical Towns

A Magical Town is a place with symbols and legends, towns with history that in many cases have been the scene of transcendent events for our country, they are places that show the national identity in each of its corners, with a magic that emanates from its attractions ; visiting them is an opportunity to discover the charm of Mexico. The Magical Towns Program contributes to revalue a set of populations in the country that have always been in the collective imagination of the nation and that represent fresh and varied alternatives for national and foreign visitors. A town that through time and in the face of modernity, has conserved, valued and defended its historical, cultural and natural heritage; and manifests it in various expressions through its tangible and intangible heritage. A Magical Town is a town that has unique, symbolic attributes, authentic stories, transcendent events, everyday life, which means a great opportunity for tourist use, taking into account the motivations and needs of travelers.… Read More

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Capital Cities of Mexico

Capital Cities

Folklore, gastronomy, literary culture, art and exhibitions, is what you will find in the capitals of the states of Mexico. To the north, colonial Mexico, Puebla, Guadalajara, Guanajuato, the Sonoran desert and the California peninsula. To the east Veracruz and the gulf. To the west Acapulco, Oaxaca and Tuxtla Gutiérrez. And to the south the Riviera Maya and the pyramids of Chichén-Itzá, Tulúm and Cobá in Yucatán, Palenque in Chiapas, the cenotes, and the Central American jungles.… Read More

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Gastronomy of Puebla

Gastronomy

The Gastronomy of Mexico has a great diversity of typical dishes, which is why it was recognized by UNESCO as Intangible Heritage of Humanity. The basic and representative ingredients of Mexican dishes are: corn, coriander, chili, beans, piloncillo, nopal and tomato. Mexican cuisine is also characterized by its sauces, which serve as an accompaniment to traditional dishes, prepared based on spices.… Read More

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Archaeological Sites

Archaeological Sites

The Archaeological Zones are the cultural past of every Mexican. You will be amazed at the ambient, nature and the environment that surrounds them. Climbing to the top or being around it will take us back in time to admire every detail. México is a country of culture and traditions, many of which we have inherited from the pre-Hispanic inhabitants of this vast territory, although it is true that there were more settlements in the central and southern part of the country, it is also possible to find some archaeological remains in the north.
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