Mexico is the sixth most visited country in the world, and it shows the arrival of thousands of foreign tourists during the year. Places with hot climates were the favorites of both Mexican and foreign tourists, without neglecting the great metropolises of the country. Here are the Top 10 of the preferred destinations for tourism in Mexico.
Despite warnings on safety issues, the beaches of Mazatlan, such as Del Mar Avenue, Pinitos, and Isla de la Piedra, are the frame of nostalgia and fun for those tourists who want to know the beaches of the Mexican Pacific.
Nuevo Vallarta, Nayarit
This luxury destination belongs to the Riviera Nayarit and is very close to Puerto Vallarta offers a holiday of rest, romance but at the same time of adventure and contact with nature.
The image of Acapulco is one of the most important tourist destinations in Mexico, and although its image was affected due to high levels of insecurity, it is still one of the main tourist destinations for both national and foreign.
Monterrey, Nuevo León
The city mixes modernity with history, in addition to positioning itself as one of the most important business, industrial and economic centers in the country, the second nationwide, just behind Mexico City.
Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco
The city occupies sixth place being the main coastal tourist center of the state of Jalisco, Puerto Vallarta. Only past generated more than 6 thousand jobs in the tourism industry.
The city of Guadalajara increased its tourism, which is reflected in the state's economy since in 2018 more than 45 billion pesos were collected in this area.
Los Cabos, Baja California Sur
Despite the level of insecurity due to the presence of criminal groups, it is the second most important tourist center in California, only after Tijuana, mainly because of the arrival of thousands of American tourists who enjoy its beaches and leave a high economic flow.
Cancun, Quintana Roo
From January to December 2019, foreign tourism increased by 1.8%, while national tourism increased by 21. 9% which placed Cancun as the third most visited place in the country.
Riviera Maya, Quintana Roo
Half an hour from Cancun and thanks to cities such as Playa del Carmen and archaeological sites such as Tulum and Akumal, this area had a visit of 7 million 702 thousand 730 international tourists last year.
Mexico City, Mexico
The largest city in Latin America and the capital of Mexico continues to occupy the well-deserved first place in the visit of international and national tourists. It is assumed that in 2026 the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of Mexico City from tourism will reach 9%, being above cities such as Chicago, San Francisco, and New York.