Mexico

North America & Caribbean

Overview

Need an excuse to take that long needed vacation? Mexico is absolutely it! With its charms, colors, vibrant ambiance and warmth, you will definitely find yourself falling in love with this country from day one.

 

What makes Mexico even more seductive is that regardless of the number of times you have visited it, there is ALWAYS something new to do, something you haven’t tried before. Experience Mexico’s luxury and romance, adventure and fascination. Take a relaxing stroll around one of the magical towns, explore the Mayan world, get your adrenaline pumping at one of the high flight destinations, uncover the magic of the sea and the charms of the beach destinations, taste the traditional ethylic spirits of Mexico, or savor the taste of delectable gastronomy; it is all there for you to live and enjoy, it is all in Mexico. 

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Important information

3 Main Attractions: Acapulco, Cozumel, Palenque

Culture Norms: Mexicans generally stand close together when conversing. Don't show signs of discomfort, which would be considered rude by your Mexican counterpart. Don't stand with your hands on your hips; this signifies anger. It is considered rude to stand around with your hands in your pockets.

Prices of Necessities: Bottle of water – 0.6 $, coffee – 2.3 $, average restaurant meal for 2 persons – 24 $

Emergency Numbers: Police 066, Ambulance 065, Fire Brigade 068

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Precautions
 
Vaccinations: Hepatitis A & Typhoid vaccinations are recommended for all travelers. Two doses of MMR vaccinations are recommended for travelers born after 1956 if not previously taken. Rabies & Hepatitis B vaccinations maybe required depending on your trip activities.
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Currency

Name: Mexican Peso

Symbol: MX$

1 MXN = 0.05 EUR

1 EUR= 21.51 MXN

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Weather conditions

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24.4°
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17.3
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54.5
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166.0
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24.1°
25.6°
28.0°
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28.9°
27.8°
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24.4°
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15.2°
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JAN
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27.4
19.5
17.3
24.5
54.5
141.4
166.5
166.0
172.3
90.4
35.8
27.8
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Location: Mexico
Duration: 5 days

Wondering why Cancun has become one of the world’s most popular holiday destinations? Well, not only does it offer the most incredible beaches, entertainment, dining options, and shopping facilities, it is also the gateway to discover the mysterious Mayan World. Discover one of the Seven New Wonders of the World, travel through colonial history in Merida and learn about the traditional henequen industry in an authentic hacienda. Explore the wetlands of Celestun and watch flamingos in their natural habitat. Finish your adventurous journey where you started it: at the paradisiacal Caribbean beaches of Cancun. And all this while enjoying the hospitality of the Maya people who still inhabit the region!

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Location: Mexico
Duration: 13 days

Travel through history and spectacular scenery of Mexico. Start your journey at the heart of Mexico’s capital, one of the world’s largest and most fascinating cities. Then explore the highlights of the South, many of them recognized as UNESCO World Heritage sites. Go from Aztecs to Maya, from semi-desert to jungle, and from colonial gems to mystical archaeological sites. Be surprised by the colorful traditions you come across along the journey. Finish your adventure at paradisiacal Caribbean beaches. Viva Mexico!

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Location: Mexico
Duration: 11 days

Travel through history and spectacular scenery as you discover the best of Mexico. Start your journey at the Zocalo, the heart of Mexico’s capital, one of the world’s largest and most fascinating cities. Then explore the highlights of the South, many of which recognized as UNESCO World Heritage sites. Go from Aztecs to Maya, from semi-desert to jungle, and from colonial gems to mystical archaeological sites. Be surprised by the colorful traditions you come across along the journey. Finish your adventure at paradisiacal Caribbean beaches. Viva Mexico!

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Location: Mexico
Duration: 7 days

Start your Mexican adventure at the Zocalo, the heart of Mexico’s capital, birthplace of the ancient Aztec Empire. All of Mexico comes together in Mexico City, one of the largest and most fascinating cities in the world. Continue to the Yucatan Peninsula for a completely different Mexico. Start in colonial Merida, one of Mexico’s wealthiest and most pleasant cities. Travel through lowland jungle and explore the treasures of the Mayan World before ending this journey on a delightful Caribbean beach.

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Location: Mexico
Duration: 9 days

Travel through history and spectacular scenery as you discover the best of Mexico. Start your journey at the Zocalo, the heart of Mexico’s capital. Mexico city is one of the world’s largest and most fascinating cities. Then explore the highlights of the South, many of them recognized as UNESCO World Heritage sites. Go from Aztecs to Maya, from semi-desert to jungle, and from colonial gems to mystical archaeological sites. Follow the Mayan Route through Chiapas and Yucatan, and finish your adventure at paradisiacal Caribbean beaches. Be surprised by the colorful traditions you come across along the journey.  

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