Tourism in Mexico News – March 2024

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Cancun, Quintana Roo
Quintana Roo

Cancun Anticipates Record Tourist Arrival for Easter Celebrations

Cancun is gearing up for an extraordinary Easter holiday, as the renowned beach destination is expecting a substantial influx of tourists. Forecasts predict that the coastal paradise will welcome over 50,000 visitors, marking a significant uptick in holiday foot traffic. This surge, estimated at 28% more than the previous weekend, underscores Cancun’s unwavering appeal as a prime spot for vacationers seeking sun, sea, and sand during the festive season. In response, local authorities have initiated a comprehensive safety operation to ensure that the anticipated crowds enjoy their stay without a hitch.… Read More

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Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco
Jalisco

Discover Puerto Vallarta: A Paradise Awaiting Your Arrival

Puerto Vallarta, nestled in the state of Jalisco, stands as a beacon of tropical bliss, captivating the hearts of over six million travelers in 2023 alone, as reported by the Ministry of Tourism of Jalisco (Secturjal). This surge in visitors is a testament to the allure of its pristine beaches, vibrant festivities, and exquisite cuisine, making it a must-visit destination.… Read More

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Hidalgo
Hidalgo

Discover Hidalgo’s Wonders: A Journey Through 12 Must-Visit Sites

Hidalgo, a state rich in culture, history, and natural beauty, offers an array of unforgettable experiences for every type of traveler. From its capital, Pachuca de Soto, affectionately known as “La Bella Airosa,” visitors can explore a blend of modernity and tradition. The city is home to the iconic Monumental Clock, the Rehilete Museum with its captivating exhibits, and a historic center that showcases stunning colonial architecture. This is just the beginning of a journey that reveals the magic of Hidalgo through its 12 essential destinations.… Read More

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Guanajuato City
Guanajuato

Guanajuato’s Gems: A Guide to Enjoying the City for Free

Guanajuato, a city in the heart of Mexico, is not only a UNESCO World Heritage Site but also a place where culture, history, and adventure meet. Known for its colonial architecture and vibrant streets, Guanajuato offers an array of experiences that don’t cost a dime. The city’s climate is most favorable for tourism during the dry season, spanning from November to April. With its compact size, Guanajuato is best explored on foot, though buses and taxis are available for those who prefer a ride. Visitors are advised to dress comfortably and protect themselves from the sun.… Read More

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Los Cabos, Baja California Sur
Mexico

Spring Break 2024: Mexican Beaches Lead in American Tourist Preferences

Spring break has traditionally been a period where tourists flock to various destinations for a brief respite from their daily routines. In 2024, the Mexican resorts of Cancun, Los Cabos, and Puerto Vallarta have emerged as the top choices for American tourists, securing the first, second, and fourth spots, respectively, on the list of favored international spring break destinations. This ranking comes from a comprehensive study by Allianz Partners, a global leader in travel assistance services, highlighting the enduring appeal of Mexico’s pristine beaches and vibrant culture to American travelers.… Read More

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Tabasco
Tabasco

Tenosique: The Future Tourism Hub of Tabasco

In a recent development that could redefine the tourism landscape of Tabasco, Javier May Rodríguez, the gubernatorial candidate for the “Let’s Keep Making History” coalition, has unveiled his ambitious vision for Tenosique. During a house-to-house campaign in the area known as the land of Pino Suárez, Rodríguez shared his plans to transform Tenosique into the state’s tourism capital, leveraging the potential brought by one of the 34 stations of the Mayan Train.… Read More

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Quintana Roo - Cozumel
Quintana Roo

Cozumel Expects Record Tourist Arrivals This Easter

As the Easter holiday season approaches, the idyllic island of Cozumel is gearing up for what is anticipated to be its busiest period yet, with a surge in both national and international visitors. The island, renowned for its stunning beauty and safety, is set to welcome tourists through an array of transportation methods including increased flights, cruise ships, and the federal maritime route.… Read More

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Durango
Durango

Durango’s Tourism Boom: High Hopes for Easter

Durango is gearing up for an influx of tourists this Easter, with expectations of surpassing 90% hotel occupancy, as shared by Fernando Duran Escobosa, president of the Tourism Cluster in Durango. The anticipation builds as visitors have already started arriving in the week leading up to the main festivities, with reservations for the holy days seeing a significant uptick.… Read More

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Mexico
Mexico

Record-Breaking Easter Spending Expected in Mexico

As Holy Week approaches, Mexico anticipates a significant surge in tourism revenue, with projections exceeding 275 billion pesos—an impressive 71.8% increase from the previous year. This forecast, provided by the Confederation of National Chambers of Commerce, Services, and Tourism (Concanaco-Servytur), underscores the vibrant economic recovery and growing interest among both domestic and international travelers. With the holiday period extending from the upcoming Saturday to April 7, destinations ranging from beach resorts to magical towns are preparing for a substantial influx of visitors.… Read More

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Tlaxcala
Tlaxcala

Tlaxcala to Be Honored for Excellence in Sports Tourism

Tlaxcala is set to receive prestigious recognition for its remarkable achievements in promoting sports tourism, according to Josefina Rodríguez Zamora, the Secretary of Tourism. This accolade is in acknowledgment of the state’s success in hosting both national and international sports events that boost tourism and showcase its competitive edge in the industry.… Read More

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Veracruz
Veracruz

Veracruz Anticipates Full Hotels for Easter 2024

As the Easter holidays approach, Veracruz is brimming with optimism, with tourist service providers and municipal officials projecting an impressive 100% hotel occupancy rate for the season’s first week. Mayor Patricia Lobeira Rodríguez highlighted the city’s readiness to welcome the influx of visitors, pointing to the positive turnout and bustling beaches during a recent long weekend as a promising indicator of what’s to come.… Read More

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Quintana Roo
Quintana Roo

Xóchitl Gálvez Spearheads Tourism Revival in Quintana Roo

Quintana Roo, renowned as Mexico’s premier tourist hotspot, is poised for a significant boost in tourism promotion with the enlistment of Xóchitl Gálvez. Her previous tenure as Secretary of Tourism, combined with a deep-rooted passion for the industry, positions her as a pivotal figure in driving the state’s tourism sector towards recovery.… Read More

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Durango
Durango

Discover Durango: A Guide to the State’s Must-Visit Attractions

Durango, a state with deep historical roots and rich cultural heritage, is a destination that captivates visitors with its diverse attractions. From the haunting beauty of the Cathedral of Durango, home to the legend of a nun’s eternal wait for her French soldier love, to the state’s recognition as Mexico’s most significant forest reserve, Durango offers a variety of experiences for every traveler.… Read More

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Tourist Attractions in México

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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