Mexico is increasingly becoming a more popular tourist destination for people from all over the world. Its endless beaches, historical destinations and rich culture draw people in every year and, as a result, word is spreading about how incredible it really is. To have the best possible trip, make sure you visit some of the places in our list below.
Cancún and the Mayan Riviera
The Mayan Riviera consists of the resort destinations of Cancún, Playa del Carmen, and the island of Cozumel. Beautiful beaches and crystal-clear water attract a mass of tourists every year and the fact that the beaches are long ensures you will never feel crowded.
Bigger than the Grand Canyon, the Copper Canyon boasts gorgeous foliage and natural structures. You can choose from a variety of options to view the canyon. Go by train, bike or have a calm horseback ride listening to only the sounds of nature and your horse’s hooves.
Mexico City Centre
Mexico City is filled with a number of beautiful old buildings from the 16th to the 19th century and is a UNESCO historical heritage site. If you love to view old buildings, this is the place to be. On top of the beautiful views of the buildings, you have a beautiful backdrop of volcanic mountains.
Chichén Itzá: The Mayan Metropolis
If you like Mayan architecture, Chichén Itzá is one of the biggest and best-restored archaeological sites in Mexico. You can view the numerous buildings and statues and learn about just how advanced the Mayans really were for their time.
The Ancient Fortress of Tulum
Another piece of Mayan architecture, the Ancient Fortress of Tulum is famous for being the only fortified Mayan settlement located on the coast. Tulum also boast a number of other magnificent buildings for you to view and is located right by the beach. So, after you take a tour, you can easily stop at the beach to relax.
Founded in 1541, Morelia is a great place to relax and wander around. Little change has been made since the city since it was founded and the downtown core has been pronounced a UNESCO World Heritage Site due to the well-preserved buildings. Taking a walk around the Plaza de Armas is extremely rewarding as you view the various statues, fountains and gardens which make up one of the most beautiful cityscapes in Mexico.
You may not have realised yet, but Mexico is a beautiful destination and should fit into anyone’s travel list somewhere. With everything from historical architecture to gorgeous natural landscapes and beaches, you can have the best of both worlds in this country.