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Going to to Mexico? Here is all information you need

All info to organize his trip have been gathered in this article. We have targeted the best things to do on the spot, found hotels with good value for money, and gathered information to get there. And we are doing our best to illustrate our words with maps and pictures.

Where to stay in Mexico

in Mexico there is a significant proportion of 4 or 5 star hotels.

The 5-star hotels in Mexico

In Mexico hotels are renowned for their good infrastructure and the comfort of their rooms. Follow our advice to book the best!

In Mexico and in the immediate vicinity there are more than a hundred 5-star hotels. Not always easy to book at the best ones. Fortunately we are here to guide you in your choice.

4-star hotels in Mexico

If you read this paragraph it is that you are looking for a very good hotel at the lowest price. No question of compromising quality for your stay in Mexico. There are some very good 4-star hotels, but not all of them are equal. To help you in your choice, here is some useful information.

You make good choice if you book at Hotel Real Maestranza (one of the best option in Guadalajara), at Hotel Histórico Central (a majestic establishment ) or at RIU Plaza Guadalajara.

3-star hotels in Mexico

Good options are: Hotel Castropol (one of the best choices in Mexico City), at Hotel Mar y Tierra (a good establishment) or Real Inn Cancún.

Guesthouses in Mexico

In Mexico and in the immediate surroundings there is a large offer of guesthouses. Not always easy to choose. Fortunately we are here to guide you in your choice. The best choice will probably be the Beach Guesthouse Holbox Apartments & Suites, an extraordinary establishment. Also consider the Maria Del Alma Guest House, which is extraordinary...

Hotels with golf in Mexico

In Mexico and in the immediate surroundings there are more than a hundred hotels with golf. Not always easy to identify which ones are really good to play golf and relax. Fortunately we are here to guide you in your choice. You can should book your stay at Montebello Golf & Resort (one of the best choices at Torreon), at Hilton Los Cabos Beach & Golf Resort (an establishment wonderful ) or at Secrets Puerto los Cabos Golf & Spa Resort All Inclusive 18+.

Hotels with casino in Mexico

In Mexico and in the immediate vicinity there are more than a hundred hotels with a casino. Not always easy to make a choice. Have a look to our recommendations.

Questions and Answers

What is the best hotel in Mexico? The best place to stay in Mexico is at Hyatt Ziva Cancun in Cancún.

What is the best 5 stars hotel in Mexico? The best 5 stars hotel in Mexico is the Upscale Condo San Felipe in San Felipe.

What is the best 4 stars hotel in Mexico? The best 4 stars hotel in Mexico is the Hotel Real Maestranza in Guadalajara.

What is the best 3 stars hotel in Mexico? The best 3 stars hotel in Mexico is the Hotel Castropol in Mexico City.

What is the best 2 stars hotel in Mexico? The best 2 stars hotel in Mexico is the Hotel Costazul in Mexico City.

What is the best hotel with spa in Mexico? The best hotel with spa in Mexico is the Gran Caribe Resort & Spa Cancun All Inclusive in Cancún.

What is the best resort hotel in Mexico? The best resort hotel in Mexico is the Grand Hyatt Playa del Carmen Resort in Playa del Carmen.

What is the best hotel to practice golf in Mexico? The best hotel to practice golf in Mexico is the Montebello Golf & Resort in Torreon.

Is there a casino hotel in Mexico? Yes there is : you can go to the Hotel Casino Morelia in Morelia.

What is the best guesthouse in Mexico? The best guesthouse in Mexico is the Beach Guesthouse Holbox Apartments & Suites in Holbox Island.

How to get to Mexico

Going to Mexico by plane

Mexico City International Airport : the airport has 8008 flights per week. It is served by 26 airlines that offer 114 destinations.

Well-served international destinations include:

  • Bogota : flights operated by Avianca, Aeroméxico and Interjet
  • San José : flights operated by Interjet, Aeroméxico and Aero Cóndor
  • Guatemala City : flights operated by Aeroméxico, Interjet and Aero Cóndor
  • Panama City : flights operated by Copa Airlines and Aeroméxico
  • Havana : flights operated by Interjet and Aeroméxico
  • Madrid : flights operated by Aeroméxico and Iberia
  • El Salvador : flights operated by Avianca and Aeroméxico
  • Buenos Aires : flights operated by Aeroméxico
  • Paris : flights operated by Aeroméxico and Air France
  • Other cities with medium and long haul direct flights to Mexico City International Airport : São Paulo

Regional destinations with the most frequencies of flights from Mexico City International Airport :

  • Greater Los Angeles Area : flights operated by Aeroméxico, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Volaris, Interjet and Alaska Airlines
  • Houston : flights operated by United Airlines, Aeroméxico and Interjet
  • Miami Metropolitan Area : flights operated by American Airlines, Aeroméxico, Interjet and Volaris
  • Dallas–Fort Worth Metroplex : flights operated by American Airlines, Interjet and Aeroméxico
  • Chicago : flights operated by Aeroméxico, Interjet, United Airlines and Volaris
  • New York Metropolitan Area : flights operated by Interjet, Aeroméxico, Volaris and Delta Air Lines
  • Orlando : flights operated by Jetblue Airways, Aeroméxico and Interjet
  • San Francisco Bay Area : flights operated by United Airlines, Aeroméxico and Volaris
  • Atlanta : flights operated by Delta Air Lines
  • San Antonio : flights operated by Interjet, Aeroméxico and Volaris
  • Other regional destinations accessible by direct flight from Mexico City International Airport : Metro Vancouver.

Domestic flights from Mexico City International Airport :

There are 52 airports accessible by direct flights, operated by Aeroméxico, Interjet, Duo Airways and Volaris.

  • Monterrey : flights operated by Aeroméxico, Interjet, Duo Airways and Volaris
  • Cancún : flights operated by Aeroméxico, Interjet, Duo Airways and Volaris
  • Guadalajara : flights operated by Aeroméxico, Interjet, Volaris, Duo Airways and Aeromar
  • Mérida : flights operated by Aeroméxico, Interjet, Volaris and Duo Airways
  • Baja California : flights operated by Aeroméxico, Volaris, Interjet, Duo Airways and Hainan Airlines
  • Veracruz : flights operated by Aeroméxico, Aeromar and Interjet
  • Tuxtla Gutiérrez : flights operated by Aeroméxico, Interjet, Volaris and Duo Airways
  • Villahermosa : flights operated by Aeroméxico, Interjet, Duo Airways and Volaris
  • Puerto Vallarta : flights operated by Aeroméxico, Interjet, Duo Airways, Volaris and Aeromar
  • Guanajuato : flights operated by Aeroméxico and Interjet
  • Other domestic destinations accessible by direct flight from Mexico City International Airport : Oaxaca De Juárez.

Low cost airlines to Mexico City International Airport :

  • Monterrey : flights operated by Aeroméxico, Interjet, Duo Airways and Volaris
  • Cancún : flights operated by Aeroméxico, Interjet, Duo Airways and Volaris
  • Guadalajara : flights operated by Aeroméxico, Interjet, Volaris, Duo Airways and Aeromar
  • Mérida : flights operated by Aeroméxico, Interjet, Volaris and Duo Airways
  • Puerto Vallarta : flights operated by Aeroméxico, Interjet, Duo Airways, Volaris and Aeromar
  • Baja California : flights operated by Aeroméxico, Volaris, Interjet, Duo Airways and Hainan Airlines
  • Tuxtla Gutiérrez : flights operated by Aeroméxico, Interjet, Volaris and Duo Airways
  • Huatulco : flights operated by Interjet, Aeroméxico, Duo Airways and Volaris
  • Villahermosa : flights operated by Aeroméxico, Interjet, Duo Airways and Volaris
  • Chetumal : flights operated by Interjet and Volaris
  • Other cities with direct low cost flights to Mexico City International Airport: Oaxaca De Juárez.

Cancún International Airport : the airport has 3647 flights per week. It is served by 40 airlines that offer 89 destinations.

Well-served international destinations include:

  • Panama City : flights operated by Copa Airlines
  • San José : flights operated by Avianca and Aero Cóndor
  • Havana : flights operated by Blue Panorama Airlines S.P.A., Interjet and Aeroméxico
  • El Salvador : flights operated by Avianca and Aero Cóndor
  • Frankfurt : flights operated by Condor Flugdienst and Lufthansa
  • Madrid : flights operated by Boston-Maine Airways, Air Europa, White Eagle Aviation and Wamos Air
  • Belize City : flights operated by Satena
  • London : flights operated by British Airways, Virgin Atlantic and Thomas Cook Airlines
  • Greater Manchester : flights operated by Thomas Cook Airlines
  • Other cities with medium and long haul direct flights to Cancún International Airport : Düsseldorf

Regional destinations with the most frequencies of flights from Cancún International Airport :

  • Houston : flights operated by United Airlines and Spirit Airlines
  • Dallas–Fort Worth Metroplex : flights operated by American Airlines, Sun Country Airlines and Spirit Airlines
  • Greater Toronto Area : flights operated by Air Transat, Interjet and Air Canada
  • Atlanta : flights operated by Delta Air Lines and Southwest Airlines
  • Calgary : flights operated by Air Transat and Air Canada
  • Montreal : flights operated by Air Transat, Interjet and Air Canada
  • Miami Metropolitan Area : flights operated by American Airlines and Latam Chile
  • Stapleton : flights operated by United Airlines, Southwest Airlines and Frontier Airlines
  • Chicago : flights operated by United Airlines, American Airlines, Spirit Airlines and Frontier Airlines
  • New York Metropolitan Area : flights operated by Delta Air Lines, Jetblue Airways, American Airlines and Interjet
  • Other regional destinations accessible by direct flight from Cancún International Airport : New York Metropolitan Area.

Domestic flights from Cancún International Airport :

There are 21 airports accessible by direct flights, operated by Aeroméxico, Interjet, Duo Airways and Volaris.

  • Mexico City : flights operated by Aeroméxico, Interjet, Duo Airways and Volaris
  • Monterrey : flights operated by Duo Airways, Volaris, Interjet and Aeroméxico
  • Guadalajara : flights operated by Duo Airways, Volaris, Interjet and Aeroméxico
  • Veracruz : flights operated by Duo Airways and Air Atlantique
  • Tuxtla Gutiérrez : flights operated by Duo Airways and Volaris
  • Villahermosa : flights operated by Duo Airways and Air Atlantique
  • Guanajuato : flights operated by Duo Airways, Volaris and Interjet
  • San Miguel De Cozumel : flights operated by Air Atlantique
  • Mérida : flights operated by Air Atlantique
  • Reynosa : flights operated by Duo Airways
  • Other domestic destinations accessible by direct flight from Cancún International Airport : Puebla Garcia.

Low cost airlines to Cancún International Airport :

  • Mexico City : flights operated by Aeroméxico, Interjet, Duo Airways and Volaris
  • Monterrey : flights operated by Duo Airways, Volaris, Interjet and Aeroméxico
  • Guadalajara : flights operated by Duo Airways, Volaris, Interjet and Aeroméxico
  • Tuxtla Gutiérrez : flights operated by Duo Airways and Volaris
  • Veracruz : flights operated by Duo Airways and Air Atlantique
  • Miami Metropolitan Area : flights operated by Southwest Airlines, Jetblue Airways and Spirit Airlines
  • Guanajuato : flights operated by Duo Airways, Volaris and Interjet
  • Villahermosa : flights operated by Duo Airways and Air Atlantique
  • Baltimore : flights operated by Southwest Airlines and Spirit Airlines
  • Greater Toronto Area : flights operated by Air Transat, Interjet and Air Canada
  • Other cities with direct low cost flights to Cancún International Airport : Stapleton.

Charter and seasonal flights exists from :

  • Frankfurt : flights operated by Condor Flugdienst and Lufthansa
  • Montreal : flights operated by Air Transat, Interjet and Air Canada
  • Greater Toronto Area : flights operated by Air Transat, Interjet and Air Canada
  • Greater Manchester : flights operated by Thomas Cook Airlines
  • Calgary : flights operated by Air Transat and Air Canada
  • Zurich : flights operated by Edelweiss Air
  • Quebec City : flights operated by Air Transat
  • Havana : flights operated by Blue Panorama Airlines S.P.A., Interjet and Aeroméxico
  • Milan : flights operated by Blue Panorama Airlines S.P.A. and Neos
  • Edmonton Metropolitan Region : flights operated by Air Transat
  • Other cities with direct flights charter and seasonal flights to Cancún International Airport : Stapleton.

Monterrey International Airport : the airport has 1309 flights per week. It is served by 8 airlines that offer 13 destinations.

Well-served international destinations include:

  • Panama City : flights operated by Copa Airlines

Regional destinations with the most frequencies of flights from Monterrey International Airport :

  • Houston : flights operated by United Airlines, Interjet and Duo Airways
  • Dallas–Fort Worth Metroplex : flights operated by American Airlines
  • Detroit : flights operated by Delta Air Lines and Aeroméxico
  • Atlanta : flights operated by Delta Air Lines
  • Las Vegas Valley : flights operated by Interjet and Aeroméxico
  • Chicago : flights operated by United Airlines
  • New York Metropolitan Area : flights operated by Aeroméxico
  • Washington Metropolitan Area : flights operated by Delta Air Lines
  • Greater Los Angeles Area : flights operated by Aeroméxico
  • Miami Metropolitan Area : flights operated by American Airlines

Domestic flights from Monterrey International Airport :

There are 2 airports accessible by direct flights, operated by Aeroméxico, Interjet, Duo Airways and Volaris.

  • Mexico City : flights operated by Aeroméxico, Interjet, Duo Airways and Volaris
  • Cancún : flights operated by Duo Airways, Aeroméxico, Volaris and Interjet

Low cost airlines to Monterrey International Airport :

  • Mexico City : flights operated by Aeroméxico, Interjet, Duo Airways and Volaris
  • Cancún : flights operated by Duo Airways, Aeroméxico, Volaris and Interjet
  • Houston : flights operated by United Airlines, Interjet and Duo Airways
  • Las Vegas Valley : flights operated by Interjet and Aeroméxico

What to do in Mexico

Other places of interest may interest you: Luis Barragán House And Studio, Our Lady Of Guadalupe, Torre Mayor, Torre Ejecutiva Pemex, Pyramid Of The Sun, Anahuacalli Museum and Museum Of The City Of Mexico.

Museums in Mexico

If you want to visit one or more museums in Mexico, we recommend you in priority Luis Barragán House And Studio, Museum Of The City Of Mexico and Anahuacalli Museum.

Museo Casa Estudio Diego Rivera Y Frida Kahlo, Tijuana Cultural Center, Museo Nacional Del Virreinato, Museo Pedro Coronel, Museum Memory And Tolerance, Centro Cultural Border and Leon Trotsky Museum, Mexico City are also worth visiting. If you want to visit other museums, less known but no less interesting, here are some suggestions: Museo Nacional De Culturas Populares, Museo Escarcega, Museo De Antropología De Xalapa, Museo De Charrería, Museum Of Light, Mexico City, Museo Del Estanquillo, Interactive Museum Of Economics, Museo Casa Juárez, Museo Toma De Zacatecas and Mexico City Metro Museum.

Archeological sites in Mexico

If you want to visit one or more archeological sites in Mexico, we recommend you in priority Chichen Itza, Palenque and Pyramid Of The Sun.

Other archeological sites are worth visiting, such as Pyramid Of The Moon, Jaina Island, Dzibilchaltun and Ake.

Places of workship in Mexico

In Mexico you can visit places of workship such as Pyramid Of The Sun.

Natural parks in Mexico

In Mexico do not miss refreshing visits such as Palenque, Nevado De Toluca National Park and Cumbres De Monterrey National Park.

Constitution 1857 National Park, Lagunas De Chacahua National Park, Desierto De Los Leones National Park, Cabo Pulmo National Park, La Marquesa National Park, Cumbres De Majalca National Park and Lagunas De Zempoala National Park may also interest you. There are other natural parks in Mexico, among others Los Remedios National Park, La Malinche National Park, Grutas De Cacahuamilpa National Park, Arrecifes De Cozumel National Park, Benito Juárez National Park, Sierra De San Pedro Mártir National Park, Lago De Camécuaro National Park, San Lorenzo Marine Archipelago National Park, Izta-Popo Zoquiapan National Park and El Tepeyac National Park.

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