Find the list of best rated Mexico travel agents which covers approximately every segment and component of travel, from visa issue, to air flights, hotels, tour guides and excursion in the most exciting destinations of Mexico.
Mexico is a country of stunning landscapes, beautiful beaches and snow-capped volcanoes. It is known for its rich history, the archaeological monuments of the Aztecs and Maya, the colonial palaces which attract tourists.
Mayan pyramids in Mexico are the real monuments of antiquity. The country has a large number of them, but only a few are accessible, since most of the pyramids are covered with thick tropical vegetation, or buried under the soil, so that at first glance they look just like green hills.
Pyramids of Teotihuacan are among the most famous ancient constructions. Two of the largest and best preserved pyramids were dedicated to Maya gods of the moon and the sun. The largest pyramid in the world, the pyramid of Cholula, is bigger than the pyramid of Cheops, but unfortunately the larger part of the pyramid has collapsed. The first-class resorts in Mexico include Cancun, Playa de Carmen, Acapulco, Puerto Vallarta, Cozumel, Mazatlan, and others.
In 1325, the Aztec Indians founded Mexico City. Legend has it that the gods commanded the Aztecs to build the capital there. Nowadays it is the oldest and most rapidly developing city of the New World, as well as the largest metropolis in the world. The city is a veritable open-air museum, there are more than 1,400 historical relics and monuments. The surroundings of Mexico City include dozens of parks and recreation centers, more than 2,000 restaurants, more than 80 museums, theaters, concert halls, 8 universities and several academies. The density of the population is intense.
The area of El Zocalo is the center of the city, it is also known as Constitution Square, the second largest in the world, which is surrounded by colonial-era buildings. The most predominant ones are Cathedral Metropolitano and the Palace of Cortes. The most famous miraculously preserved Aztec building is Templo Mayor. Downtown area of Mexico City is a unique archaeological area with stone foundations of ancient buildings of the Aztecs, dominated by the Catholic cathedral and numerous modern apartment buildings.
A popular attraction is the park next to Alameda. Many tourists also visit the Palacio de Bella Art, where one can see the best works of Mexican culture. The pedestrian zone and the nightlife district, Zona Rosa, are marked by a variety of shops, stores, restaurants and cafés, all located in the heart of the giant megapolis.
Cancun is a network of beaches, resorts and parks, stretching for 140 km along the coast of the Caribbean Sea to the town of Tulum. The city consist of the business mainland and the resort island of 25 km. The coastal waters are decorated with coral reefs, which begin near the island of Conti (the second largest reef in the world). Few resorts can match the beauty of Cancun and the cleanliness of the sea. Not far from the place, there is a good selection of archaeological sites and nature reserves, including the clean white beaches.
The port city of Acapulco is the famous 'Night Capital of Mexico': the city of entertainment, shows and restaurants. It is known for excellent beaches and restaurants, the Spanish fort of San Diego, and the beautiful Cathedral de la Soledad.
Yucatan Peninsula is the cradle of Mayan civilization and the center of a huge number of archaeological sites, which attracts many fans of action sports and diving.