Top 5 destinations in Mexico to visit this winter


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During the winter in Mexico you will find comfortable towns and villages, as well as natural spaces to enjoy a vacation without extreme heat and with a lot of relaxation and fun. Depending on whether you want to rest or enjoy adventure sports, here is a guide to the best places to visit in Mexico this winter.


In Cancun, tourism means beaches of fine, soft sand and crystal clear waters with a dazzling turquoise blue color, which gets even deeper in the open sea. Every list of tourist activities in Cancun must include a visit to the beautiful characteristic beaches of the Yucatan Peninsula. His cenote, for its beautiful waters, fresh and crystalline, populated by species of fauna, and the magnificent green landscapes which surround them, are also to be seen absolutely.

Its archaeological sites, eco-parks, adventure theme parks, restaurants, and nightlife are just a few of the things that make this Mexican Caribbean tourist destination so appealing.

Visit Cancun during the months of December through April and you’ll find the best time of the year in this tropical Mexican corner, with temperatures ranging from 23 to 26 ° C (73 to 79 ° F). Another advantage is that during this period it hardly rains. The coolest month is January, when the thermometer averages 22.7 ° C (72 ° F) and drops to 18 ° C (64 ° C) at night.

Puerto Vallarta

You can see and do a lot in Puerto Vallarta, from its beautiful beaches, its restaurants with a full range of excellence and variety of cuisine, its sites of historical interest and other attractions. Located facing the sea, in the heart of Puerto Vallarta is the promenade where My lesson. It is a walk of about a kilometer that Vallarta residents and visitors alike take to enjoy and relax. Along this famous promenade, you can come across many attractions, such as street performers, musical groups or artists exhibiting their art.

You can enjoy it all in this city with world-class tourist services, where you will find the accommodation that best suits your tastes and budget. Temperatures in December can range from 30 ° C (86 ° F) during the day to 18 ° C (64 ° F) at night. There is virtually no rainfall. While at Christmas most towns in the North are covered in snow and freezing rain, in Puerto Vallarta people are enjoying the beach.

Puerto Vallarta Statue

Cape San Lucas

Cabo San Lucas and San José del Cabo are the two cities that make up one of the most important tourist destinations in Mexico, surrounded by the Sea of ​​Cortez and the Pacific Ocean: Los Cabos. When it comes to travel you can say any time of the year is great, but if you are planning to visit Los Cabos you need to consider the best date to make the most of this heavenly destination.

The high season is in the period from October to May, as it is during these months that tourists from the United States and Canada flee the winter to enjoy the mild climate of Los Cabos. Anytime is a great opportunity to visit this nature-favored destination as you will find parties, festivals and sports tournaments here throughout the year. Imagine spending the winter in Los Cabos and fill your mind with thoughts of hot sun, lush palm trees and margaritas on the beach; a radically different picture than winter in most other places.

Cabo San Lucas Marina


Mazatlan is a city on the waters of the Pacific Ocean, and along its coasts you will find several of the best beaches in Mexico, whether in the Golden Zone or in other heavenly places near the capital of Sinaloa. Mazatlan is booming as a tourist destination for its beautiful beaches and first-class services to domestic and foreign visitors, all complemented by a lively cultural and sporting program throughout the year.

Lap Play hotel in Mazatlan on the beach

Mazatlan is a cosmopolitan city with restaurants specializing in international cuisine and a vibrant nightlife. The best time to travel to Mazatlan is from November to March, mainly because hurricane season is over. In the Mexican Pacific, the hurricane season begins in summer and ends in October.


The capital of Yucatan is one of the Mexican cities with the most incredible variety of entertainment possibilities. Among the many things to do in Mérida, the following guarantee the highest doses of leisure for body and soul: Beautiful and majestic civil and religious buildings, museums, traditional districts full of legends, haciendas with henequen past transformed into tourist sites. Discover all its monuments, parks, squares, archaeological sites, skyscrapers and picturesque villages in the surroundings. These are just a few of the things the White City has to offer its visitors.

The best months for a trip to the Yucatan Peninsula are from December to February. During these months, temperatures are lower and rainfall is scarce. In addition, the months of March, April and May have little rain, but temperatures start to rise during these months.

The charm of spending a December day outdoors, in shorts, with the tropical breeze on the sunny coast, prompts many people to travel to Mexico during the winter. Have you visited any of these Mexican sites with wonderful winter weather? We hope this guide helps you choose one of these places to escape the cooler weather and head to paradise.

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