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Mexico holidays

Mexico holidays

Explore Mayan ruins at Chichén Itzá and relax on pristine beaches on your tailor-made Mexican tour

Mexico is a fascinating land of contrasts: modern versus ancient, manic versus serene, rich versus poor. Diverse landscapes range from scorching deserts and immense canyons to lush rainforests and stunning beaches. With a population of over 106 million and 52 different spoken languages, Mexico is a giant with a rich cultural heritage and pre-Colombian history that saw mighty empires rise and fall and leave a lasting legacy on its indigenous people.

Flight Time

12 hours (Direct)

Time Zone

UTC -6

Recommended Airlines

British Airways

Where can you fly from?

Flights to Mexico are available from a choice of airports including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow

Speak to someone who's been there

Audley Travel specialist Leticia

Start planning your tailor-made trip by
calling one of our Mexico specialists on 01993 838 670

Suggested itineraries for Mexico

These itineraries will give you a starting point for what your trip to Mexico could entail. They cover routes that we've found work particularly well and feature some of our favourite places to stay. Treat them as inspiration, as each trip is created uniquely for you.

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Our expert guides to travelling in Mexico

Written by our specialists from the viewpoint of their own travels, these guides will help you decide on the shape of your own trip to Mexico. Aiming to inspire and inform, we share our recommendations for how to appreciate Mexico at its best.

Chichen Itza

A first-timer's guide to Chichén Itzá

An ancient Mayan capital and the most famous of all the archaeological sites on the Yucatan Peninsula, Chichén Itzá is not to be missed on a trip to Mexico.

Temple of the Warriors, Chichen Itza

Family holidays in Mexico

Audley travel specialist Anna shares her tips for where to go and what to do on a Mexico family holiday. Focusing on the Yucatán Peninsula, she explains how you can combine beach time with wildlife watching and visiting ancient ruins.

The Beach at Viceroy Riviera Maya

Honeymoons in Mexico

Famous for its white sand beaches, turquoise sea and Mayan ruins, Mexico makes an ideal destination for your honeymoon. Plan your trip with Audley and we'll recommend the most suitable accommodation to make your stay a memorable one.

Teotihuacan, Mexico

What to do in Mexico: our highlights guide

Mexico’s character is many-sided. From cosmopolitan colonial cities and vibrant markets to mountain wilderness, sleepy Caribbean islands, vast cacti-covered deserts and a wealth of intriguing ancient ruins, specialist Carolyn shares her highlights.

Esencia, Mayan Riviera

Luxury holidays in Mexico

Read our specialist's guide on Mexico luxury holidays, including the best ways to see its Maya ruins, towns and cities.

La Recollección, Leon

Colonial highlights of Central America, Mexico and Cuba

Explore the beautiful colonial highlights and colonial history in many of the cities in Mexico, Central America & Cuba.

Palenque, Mexico

Maya and Aztec Empires in Mesoamerica

Visit the fascinating remains and ruins of ancient civilisations, including the Aztec and Maya empires in Central America and Mexico.

Tikal, Guatemala

The Maya civilisation

Discover the culture and history of a country on a tailor-made trip, with visits to explore famous sites and others not quite so well known but equally impressive.

M/S Legacy (Catamaran), Belize City

Cruises in Central America & Mexico

Explore Panama, Costa Rica, Belize or Mexico on a relaxing and fascinating cruise and see some amazing sights.

Carolyn in front of Tres Virgenes volcano, Baja California, Mexico

Start planning your trip

Provide us with a few starting details about your travel plans, and one of our Mexico specialists will be in touch to give you suggestions and ideas.