Places to visit in Mexico

When you travel to Mexico, you will love to visit popular tourist spots and enjoy the local culture. Amongst other Things to do in Mexico, you can surely explore some of the best things to do in Mexico to make your trip a fulfilling one. On a trip to Mexico things to do can include exploring Mexico attractions and visiting the places of interest.

Set 50 kms north-east from Mexico City, this is the most visited destination in the country. This monumental place is known for two massive pyramids, Piramide del Sol (Pyramid of Sun) and Piramide de la Luna (Pyramid of the moon). While exploring you may come across huge crowds, but is worth visiting.

This colonial palace is the home of President of Mexico and Federal Treasury. The first phase of the palace was built by Aztec emperor Moctezuma in early 16th century. Inside the palace, you’ll also see Diego Rivera murals (painted between 1929 and 1951) depicting Mexican civilization.

The location stands at the point where first hill rise out of Gulf coast plain and dense jungle covers the area. It is the house of 100 ruined buildings which are spread over 15sq km.

This museum is dedicated to Mexican renowned artist Frida Kahlo, who lived and died in Casa Azul. The museum is littered with memontos and other personal belongings which describes the relationship of Frida and her Diego Rivera. One can come across Kitchen implements, jewellery, outfits, etc. which are placed in large collection.

This museum showcases the historical and timeless artefact work of ancient Mexico. There are around 20 different venues to choose including The Rafael Coronel Museum, The Pedro Coronel Museum etc.

This museum houses fine art collection of Tamayo that includes paintings and sculpture of Picasso, Miro and Warhol.

Mexico offers a mix of traditional and modern work. Be it historic, religious, architectural or adventure related aspects, Mexico has everything to explore.  Visit the capital city Mexico which is the most populous city in the country and is the designed with ancient colonial building. Explore Aztec canals, pyramids, Diego Rivera and million other things. For a weekend trip visit Merida which is 4r drive from capital city. You must explore 17th century cathedral built from Mayan Bricks. To the north-west you can enjoy touring around flamingo-filled mangroves. Other places to explore are-Todos Santos, Huatulo, Pueblo and many other places.

When it comes to exploring natural attractions, Mexico is unbeatable. From amazing landscape to diverse flora & fauna, the country has everything to offer. Copper Canyon is one such place which is geologically fantastic and has stunning natural scenery. Tourist here can explore the natural beauty by riding on El Chepe, the Copper Canyon Railway. For flora & fauna lovers, Monarch Butterfly which is the house of butterflies in thousand making the place most happening. Love watching vast aquarium? Then visit The Sea of Cortez which is the largest ecosystem. You will witness humpback whales, bottlenose dolphins flocking in this vast ocean. Other natural attractions are-Agua Azul Falls, Lake Alchichica, Cuatro Cienegas Valley etc.

Mexico is the buzzing country having plethora of cultural attractions. There are total 160 museums, 30 concert halls and hundreds of art galleries. Once you are in the land of culturally rich country, don’t miss to visit Ballet Folklorico which is unofficial dance company and has been entertaining audience for the past of 5 decades.  Your visit to Mexico would be incomplete if you haven’t explored Mesoamerican ruins which are visited by hundreds of tourist every day. Other places to visit are-Corrida de Toros, Casa Azul, Palacio de Bellas Artes and few other.

For leisure, adventure and family tourists, Mexico has some famous landmarks to explore. Cabo San Lucas, on the tip of Baja California, offers the best movement of fishing Marlin, Tuna, Swordfish and many other swimming around. Some of options for exploring famous landmark are- Mexico City, Puerto Vallarta, Mitla, Taxco and few others.

Visit this stylish eatery at Plazuela Machado which serves delicious shrimp empanadas, pork shank tacos and lobster burritos. While having this delicious sea food, you can enjoy live jazz which makes the moment more soulful.

Located in Guanajuato, it is considered as the best restaurant and is popular for its location. Surrounded by business officials, the restaurant serves Mexican cuisine a la abuela which is prepared in contemporary style.

Some of the options are- El Centenrio, El Hijo del Cuervo, Antillano, El Colmillo and Avant Garde.

Cocobongo, Dady’O and Grande Mambo Cafe are among the popular names here.

For shoppers to shop all items at one roof, Plaza Kukulcan is the place where there are different stores to choose and shop. Some of the stores sell silverwork, and at La Ruta de las India you can shop for wooden models of Spanish galleons. Visit the Santa Fe shopping mall in Mexico City for a great shopping experience.

Central de Abastos is the main street market which goes wild on Saturday when shoppers in large group throng to shop. For a street shopper, this is the perfect destination to shop household goods, different quantities of fruits and vegetables in a different section.

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