What are the Best Places to Visit in Mexico?


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From Historic places to modern metropolitan cities Mexico offers stunning travelling experiences for those who are wish to visit Mexico. A good vacation spot for all sorts of travelers. From Beaches, Nightlife, and Cuisines to Islands, Historical monuments, and Heritage sites Mexico offers something for someone.


Here are the Top 10 most visited places in Mexico are;


1. Mexico City

When we think about visiting Mexico, we should start our journey from Capital City of Mexico. This vibrant capital city of Mexico has kept something special in its womb for travelers.

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Every traveler can enjoy seeing historic sites such as the stunning Palace of Fine Arts and the Age-old pyramids of Teotihuacan. Enjoy your journey by trying the tasty street cuisines in the famous Coyoacan neighborhood along with visiting the Frida Kahlo Museum.


Some of the Best Places to visit in Mexico City:

  • Palacio de Bellas Artes
  • Chapultepec Castle
  • Museo Nacional de Antropologia
  • Basilica de Santa Maria de Guadalupe
  • Museo Frida Khalo
  • Coyoacan
  • Zocalo
  • Soumaya Museo
  • Paseo de la reforma


2. Chichen Itza

Chichen Itza is a big Columbian city built by the Maya people in the Terminal Classical period. EI Castillo, the Great ball court, the temple of warriors and secrete cenote are famous wonders in Chichen Itza. This ancient Mayan city is one of the crucial archaeological sites in Mexico.

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The Pyramid of Kukulcan or El Castillo is the best example of impressive structures in Marvel. To know about the history and mythology of Mayan you should visit Chichen Itza once in your lifetime to witness its temples and ruins. Chichen Itza is recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the New Seven Wonders of the World.


Best places to visit in Chichen Itza are;

  • Templo de Kukulkan
  • Cenote Ik kil
  • Gran Juego de Pelota
  • Temple of Warriors
  • EL Caracol
  • Red House
  • Sacred Cenote
  • Balankanche Cave


3. Playa del Carmen

Playa del Carmen is situated on the bank of Riviera Maya, this Playa del Carmen offers famous beaches, nightlife, and amenities with a cheerful environment. Top Caribbean Mexican destinations offer water activities such as snorkeling and scuba diving in the Riviera Maya and Caribbean Sea water.

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Above all, you can also take a day trip by taxi or bus to the nearby Cozumel island. Within Playa del Carmen to visit the famous Mayan ruins of Tulum. Travelling from Playa del Carmen to Cancun is easy.


Best Places to Visit in Playa del Carmen:

  • Rio Secreto
  • Cenote Chaak Tun
  • Xcaret
  • 3D Museum of Wonders
  • Aqua nick
  • Beach club of Martina
  • Riviera Maya
  • Chikin Ha
  • Xenses Park by Xcaret
  • Quinta Avenida


4. Cancun

Cancun is obviously a better place for those to enjoy beautiful beaches along with the friendly weather in blue sea. You can also enjoy Cancun, a popular destination with luxurious resorts and a party atmosphere with nightlife, and beaches.

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Shopping at the luxury malls, and roaming within ecological parks is also possible in Cancun. A world-famous and UNESCO World Heritage Site, Chichen Itza is also located near Cancun.


The best places to visit in Cancun are:

  • Dolphin Beach
  • Crococun
  • All Ritmo water park
  • Tulum
  • Mayan World Museum
  • Aquaworld Cancun
  • Xcaret
  • Xplor
  • Senor Frogs restaurants


5. Oaxaca City

One of the diverse states in Mexico, Oaxaca City is home to some of the world-famous cuisines, stunning natural landscapes and beaches. An amusing colony is visited by thousands of tourists for its rich indigenous culture and delicious street foods with mezcal, chocolate, and mole.

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Santo Domingo Church is a major attraction site in Oaxaca city, visiting the colorful streets in Oaxaca is also worth one. No one will miss delicious food in Oaxaca city, because of its traditional dishes such as mole and tlayudas. Visiting Monte Alban archaeological site and Hierve el Agua waterfalls provide a great travel experience.


Some of the Top places to visit in Oaxaca City are:

  • Monte Alban Ruins
  • Zona Arqueologica de Monte Alban
  • Hierve el Agua
  • Museo de las Culturas de Oaxaca
  • Zocalo
  • Museo Textil de Oaxaca
  • Mercado Benito Juárez
  • Hierve el Agua


6. Guanajuato

This picturesque city is known for its unique buildings, bending and carving alleyways. Guanajuato is recognized by UNESCO for its Architecture, history, and silver mines. Underground tunnels are a very interesting spot to discover, that were played as a network of mines.

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The stunning Juarez Theatre and the beautiful Basilica of Our Lady of Guanajuato are another side of destinations that grab good attention from travelers. Never miss the famous Callejón del Beso (Alley of the Kiss), where you can experience romantic feelings.


Best places to visit in Guanajuato:

  • Old Town or Ciudad Vieja (UNESCO World Heritage site)
  • Monumento al Pipila
  • Teatro Juarez
  • Jardin de la Union
  • The alley of Kiss
  • Museo de las Momias de Guanajuato
  • Museo casa diego rivera
  • Funicular panoramic
  • Museo San Gabriel de Barrera


7. Tulum

Tulum is one of the municipalities in Mexico. This coastal town calls every tourist to its mind-blowing beaches and relaxed childish atmosphere. One of the well-preserved Mayan ruins overlooking the Caribbean Sea is a must-visit destination under Tulum.

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You will blessed to see UNESCO World Heritage Site, Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve destination as tourists and an enjoyable area with stunning natural beauty. Never miss to take a dip in the cool waters of the nearby cenotes.


The best places to visit in Tulum are;

  • Chichen Itza (one of the 7 Wonders in the World)
  • Gran Cenote
  • Tulum Tower
  • Cenote Calavera
  • Burrito Amor
  • Laguna de Kaan Luum
  • Playa Paraiso
  • Two Eye Cenote
  • Casa Tortuga Tulum


8. San Miguel de Allende 

This colonial city is known for its well-preserved historic center and home and buildings from 1600-1700 with its marvelous architecture and inventive communities. This city played an important role during the time of Mexican War of Independence that’s why this city was recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage site. This city is so supportive of the cost of living in Mexico and you need less than $ 1,500 USD per month to run a life.

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Cobblestone streets and admiring the beautiful facades are wonderful for travelers. Parroquia de San Miguel Arcángel, local art galleries and craft markets are places in San Miguel de Allende that will inspire a traveler’s visit again and again. Don’t miss tasting delicious cuisine and a lively nightlife scene in this charming city.


Best Places to visit in San Miguel de Allende:

  • Fabrica La Aurora
  • EL Jardin
  • Exim Galeria
  • Chapel of Jimmy Ray Gallery
  • EL Charco del Ingenio
  • Parque Benito Juárez
  • Mask Museum
  • Canada de la Virgen
  • Sazon
  • Galeria Atotonilco


9. Puerto Vallarta

One of the famous Mexican popular beach destinations offers a wide range of combinations from orthodox Mexican charm and modern services. Puerto Vallarta is known for its close proximity to the majestic Sierra Madre Mountain range.

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Golden beaches and the Malecon boardwalk are vibrant and more special in Puerto Vallarta. You can also take boat tours in the Marietas Islands or during the migration season to whale-watching. Definitely must visit the picturesque places of Zona Romantica and enjoy the incredible sunsets over the Pacific Ocean in Puerto Vallarta.


Best places to visit in Puerto Vallarta;

  • Zona Romantica
  • Puerto Vallarta Malecon
  • Hill of the cross viewpoint
  • Marina Vallarta
  • Act2PV
  • Galleria Dante
  • Malecon Boardwalk Vallarta
  • Los Muertos beach
  • Los Arcos
  • Casa Kimberly Vallarta


10. Copper Canyon

Located in the state of Chihuahua, Mexico. This place is home to the fastest long-distance runners in the world. Copper Canyon is one of the must-visit destinations, just because of its natural wonder. Travel the famous chepe train through the stunning landscape, Feel the deep canyons, and baptize yourself in the rich and indigenous culture of the Tarahumara people in Canyon.

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You will feel great and blessed when you go hiking, camping, and bird-watching in this unique and remote travel destination in Copper Canyon.


Best Places to Visit in Copper Canyon;

  • La Troje de Adobe
  • Copper Canyon adventure park
  • Creel
  • Copper Canyon
  • EI Fuerte
  • Lodges at Creel house
  • Valley of the Monks
  • Cusarare falls
  • Lake Arareco
  • Arareco Lake


Last, but not least, every traveler had a dream to travel to Mexico and its nearby cities and places. Yes, definitely Mexico has a number of worthwhile and beautiful places.

But as a traveler you should know some places where recently the Department of U.S State advisory restricted, due to high crime rate, theft etc.


Q : What is the Best place to visit in Mexico?

A : 1. Mexico City
2. Chichen Itza
3. Playa del Carmen
4. Cancun
5. Oaxaca City
6. Guanajuato
7. Tulum
8. San Miguel de Allende
9. Puerto Vallarta
10. Copper Canyon

Q: Why is Mexico famous for?

A: Every traveler can enjoy seeing historic sites such as the stunning Palace of Fine Arts and the Age-old pyramids of Teotihuacan. Enjoy your journey by trying the tasty street cuisines in the famous Coyoacan neighborhood along with visiting the Frida Kahlo Museum.

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