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MEXICO

OVERVIEW

If you’re looking for a holiday where you can visit ancient sites, bask on beautiful, sun-splashed beaches or party the night away, check out our great range of Mexico holidays.

The crystal-clear waters provide a stunning, submarine ecosystem for scuba divers and snorkellers to explore. If you want to kick your heels up and dance the night away, Cancún’s nightlife is world-renowned, with bars, clubs and some serious superclubs pumping out tunes into the early hours.

Holidays to Mexico are a paradise for beach lovers too. The warm Caribbean Sea laps at powder-soft sands, fringed by lush palm trees and vibrant rainforests.

However, if you want to get a taste of Mexico’s magical past, unleash your inner Indiana Jones and pay a visit to the ancient Mayan pyramids, deep in the heart of the jungle.

What is the currency in Mexico?

The currency used is Mexican Peso (Mex$)

How long does it take to fly to Mexico?

A flight from the UK to Cancun International Airport (CUN) takes around 10.5 hours

What is the time difference?

Mexico is 5–8 hours behind GMT/UK time, depending on location. Cancun is 5 hours behind.

What is the best time to visit Mexico?

Between November and April.

Weather in the coastal areas of Mexico is hot and dry between November and April, with temperatures blazing up to the mid-20s (°C) and without dropping below the 20s, even at night. The humidity level during these months is also quite high, but then drops around May time when the wet season begins (May to October).

What language is spoken in Mexico?

There are more than 60 indigenous languages spoken around Mexico (including Mayan dialects), but Spanish is the language spoken most widely.

Visit the Mexican Tourist Board for more information



A Selection of Mexico Hotels

Ixtapa Pacific 4* Premium Resort In the heart of the Sierra Madre Mountains meanwhile, families enjoying their Mexico holidays can bask in the magnificent views over the Pacific Ocean offered by the Ixtapa Pacific resort. Swimming wi...
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Cycling In Mexico Mexico is home to idyllic beaches, lively music, astonishing archaeology, exciting food and friendly people, making it the perfect destination for a fantastic cycling holiday. Following Yucatan’s...
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La Ruta Maya - Day Of The Dead Festival Departure The Mayans forged a powerful and mysterious empire across southern Mexico, Guatemala and Belize. Following ‘La Ruta Maya’ we explore the hidden treasures of this region - magnificent cities, py...
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Prices from £3,049
Journey To The Sea Of Cortez - Grey Whale & Whale Shark Departure (march 2019) The Sea of Cortez, a World Heritage Site, is rich in natural history, unspoiled in beauty, unrivalled in marine life. It is one of the most bio-diverse seas on earth and is home to thousands of spe...
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Best of Mexico SUMMARY Cheers a margarita glass to the vivacious beauty and fiery flavours of Mexico. Discover the culture and landscapes of this fascinating country on a trip that takes you from Mexico City to Play...
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Prices from £2,403
Royal Hideaway Playacar Arriving at the Royal Hideaway Playacar is like stepping into a grand colonial home where you’re assured of a warm Mexican welcome. Meandering pathways lead through the beautiful grounds ...
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Prices from £1,825