With endless white beaches and a pleasant climate year-round, Mexico is a favorite vacation destination. Whether you’re visiting the interior of the country or one of the World Class beach resorts, you’ll be able to indulge in some delicious Mexican cuisine and see the sights that make Mexico famous, like the many Mayan and Aztec pyramids and ruins. Don’t miss Mexico City – the bustling, vibrant capital city.
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WHEN TO go
BEST TIME TO GO
For the best weather and the lowest crowds, April-May and late October-November is best.
December to April and June-August at the beach resorts. It’s also hot and rainy in summer.
Hurricane season extends from September to mid-October, along the coast.
WHERE TO GO
WHERE TO STAY
WHAT TO DO
- See the Mayan & Aztec pyramids
- Try Tequila and Mezcal
- Visit Pluma Hidalgo Coffee Country
- Visit the beaches in Baja. We particularly enjoy Los Cabos
- Go wine tasting in Guadalupe
- Scuba diving in Cazumel
- Stay at an All-Inclusive in Cancun
- Swim in a cenote in Valladolid
- Visit Chichen Itza
- Listen to a Mariachi band
- Eat tons of delicious Mexican food, especially street food in Oaxaca and Mexico City
- Negotiate the price of a taxi ride before accepting, if there’s no meter.
- Don’t order your tequila with salt and lime. Decidedly unlocal!
- Bartering is expected at markets, but don’t undervalue the goods.
- Don’t accept tour offers at the airport. You can find better deals elsewhere.
- If you’re not staying in a resort that filters water, beware of drinking the water (including ice) and eating unpeeled vegetables.
- Leave a copy of your passport with a relative or friend in the U.S.
- Avoid wearing expensive-looking jewelry or watches.
What to Eat
- Tacos al pastor
- Elote (mexican corn)