Mexico is one of the most visited destinations in Latin America because of its history, its beaches, its cultural relics, its people and especially for the number of magical places it has. That’s why we wanted to make a selection of some places that you can´t miss, and that can also result in some of the cheap flights to Mexico, because they can be accessible to all types of travelers.
The Sumidero Canyon, Chiapas
Located 5km from Tuxtla Gutiérrez, the Sumidero Canyon is one of the most important in the world. It was declared a National Park in 1998 and nominated to be one of the “7 wonders of the world”, and its abundant vegetation makes it an ideal place to enjoy sightings of flora and fauna. In addition, its land allows for long ecological walks to enjoy the landscape.
Chichén Itzá, Yucatán
Located to the north of the Yucatan Peninsula, is what is undoubtedly the most important Mayan city in the world and the second most visited archaeological zone in Mexico. In 1988, UNESCO declared Chichén Itzá as a World Heritage Site and in 2007, it became one of the “7 wonders of the world”, as the history of this city makes it a symbol of development and civilization.
Petrified waterfalls boil water, Oaxaca
Located 70 km from Oaxaca, there are two impressive petrified waterfalls that were formed millions of years ago. One measures 30 meters and the other 12 meters. Its beauty and its great natural contrasts make it an earthly paradise where many archaeologists, biologists and geologists have met to study the irrigation system built about 2500 years ago by the Zapotecos.
Lake Camécuaro National Park, Michoacán
Located 12 km from the city of Zamora, Lake Camécuaro is formed by several water sources, its crystal clear waters and its huge vegetation makes it an ideal place to escape from routine and get in direct contact with nature. It is a protected natural area and declared a National Park in 1940, which guarantees that the flora and fauna that live there are protected, in the park there is a great variety of recreational options to enjoy.
El Tajín, Veracruz
Located north of the city of Veracruz, El Tajín is recognized as the ancient capital of the Totomaco world, it is surrounded by various ceremonial buildings, of which the most famous is The Pyramid of the Niches with more than 18 meters high, its construction It is one of the most spectacular of the place. El Tajín was recognized as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO because of the beauty of its buildings and the historical importance it has for the country, an ideal place to connect with the past and admire the wonders that still remain.
Each of these places, beyond offering economic services for any of the cheap flights to Mexico, will end up connecting with your most human side and will make you aware of the true beauty of the world and how important it is to take care of it.