5 Tourist Destinations in Mexico

Mexico is one of the world’s most popular tourist destinations. The city is one of the most admired tourist attractions around the world with over 30 million foreign visitors a year. There are many reasons to visit Mexico - it may be difficult to decide which destination to choose, as the places are incredibly beautiful. Beautiful beaches, paradise food, natural reserves, ancient sites, outstanding architecture, colorful festivals and to top it all - cultural traditions in the space of international standard are just some of the tourist spots that one must visit.

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The top 5 tourist attractions in Mexico that you must visit are:

1)    Acapulco
This is one of the major cities in Mexico. The city is known for being a retreat for Hollywood stars and millionaires. The attraction of the city includes Coyuca Lagoon where one can enjoy a wide variety of aqua rides such as yachting, fishing, snorkeling and many more sports to lure the visitors. The high-rise hotels provide beautiful views of the deep blue sea. The city is beautifully framed by small hills and white houses that give the area a Mediterranean feel. The two magnificent bays are Santa Lucia and Puerto Marques. Golden sandy beaches and exotic tropical vegetation surround them. It is the best place for party lovers as well as honeymoon couples. The city has more than 200 hotels.

2)    Cancun Island
If you are planning for an ideal vacation with sun, sand and sea, then Cancun Island is the best option for you. There is a wide variety of water sports from windsurfing to diving, sailing, jet skiing, etc. It reflects the popular American tastes. If you want to party Cancun is the best choice.

3)    Riviera Maya
Riviera Maya is one of the most admired tourist attractions around the world. The city is a top ecotourism destination in Mexico, and throughout the region, the natural environment is protected and preserved. When you visit Riviera Maya, you can experience the rich culture and tradition of Mexico. You can spend a day on the beach where you can enjoy swimming, water sports, spa services and a variety of other amenities. The city is a very friendly tourist town where one can explore the best shopping, dining and nightlife.

4)    Chichen Itza
Chichen Itza is one of the most visited tourist destinations in Mexico. The most famous and most accessible landmark of Chichen Itza is the temple of Chichen Itza and El Castillo pyramid. This site is a major tourist destination in Mexico’s Yucatan peninsula that has massive temples, huge pyramids and many adventurous sports. Each face of the pyramid has a stairway with 91 steps, which together with the shared step at the top; add up to 365, the number of days in the year. Other places of interest in Chichen Itza include the Great Ball Court and El Caracol, a circular temple that served as an astronomical observatory.

5)    Palenque
Palenque stands on the foothills of Tumbala Mountains. Situated on the ledge overlooking the plains stretching northward to the Gulf Coast, the structures at Palenque are known as a temple for inspirations.

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Tiffany Brock
About the Author:

Tiffany Brock is an active business lady with more than 10 years in the sales and marketing fields. A mother of two, she is currently managing her own network of marketing agents. She is often dedicating her time to write for different websites and blogs about her work and hobbies. She speaks fluently 5 languages, so it’s no surprise that she writes even for danish travel sites (such as for the campaing of Startour Fa nye oplevelser i Mexico).

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