Mexico has long been a popular place for cheap holidays, but it can also be expensive in places like Cancun. If you are looking for an experience that goes beyond these luxury hotels, you will find many great destinations where the dollar extends much further. These inexpensive holiday resorts, in particular, offer some of the best travel values and many provide the opportunity to enjoy an authentic aspect of Mexican life. So what are you waiting for, book cheap flights to Mexico now.
Port of Loreto
Loreto is the oldest Baja’s settlement, offering many opportunities for history buffs, comprising of the ancient cave paintings and historic churches. Enjoy an authentic Mexican atmosphere combined with colourful traditions and rich heritage with access to beautiful beaches, coves and uninhabited islands that offer the opportunity to dive, swim, kayak, sail or take a dip in the sunbath. You can see dolphins and whales around De Loreto National Park.
Xilitla is enclosed by lush forests full of waterfalls and swimming halls, but the biggest attraction is the English artist Edward James Park, who was abandoned and declared as a national cultural heritage in the year 2012. Las Pozas, a beautiful garden consists of turquoise waterfalls and springs with spiral staircases leading nowhere, bridges, sculptures and decorative columns.
Cholula located next to Puebla city but offers much better value to budget-minded holidaymakers. Enjoy a vibrant nightlife and all kinds of attractions, including the largest pyramid, preHispanic Tepanapa Pyramid. Tourists can climb to the top and travel through the tunnels below. Staying here is also an excellent base point for visiting the beautiful villages of Acatepec and Tonantzintla.
Playa del Carmen
Playa del Carmen is one of the most visited places in Mexico. It is relatively close to the Cancun International Airport, but it is an excellent destination for those wishing to enjoy a beach without having to pay high prices. You can expect endless coral reefs, palm trees, restaurants and nightclubs and enjoy activities such as swimming and diving.
San Sebastian Bernal
La Peña de Bernal towers above the small town at its base and represents the entrance to the Sierra Gorda Biosphere Reserve. Located at an altitude of 300 meters, La Peña is a difficult challenge, and the summit can only be reached by experienced mountaineers. Courageous visitors can enjoy the natural beauty of Sierra Gorda.
Known as the seven-coloured lake, Bacalar is often outshined by its neighbours on the beach of the Yucatan Peninsula. However, this small town and the natural beauty that surrounds it are the perfect places to escape the hustle and bustle of the coast. Bacalar is four and a half hours drive from Cancún, near the border with Belize, a hippie gathering place where a short stopover can become an adventure for a full week of snorkelling and swim in waters turquoise.
Get ready for a fun-filled experience and book cheap flights to Mexico as soon as possible.