Top 10 tourist attractions in Mexico
- Palacio de Bell
- Xcaret Park
- El castillo
- Río Secreto
- Chapultepec Castle
- Templo Mayor Museum
- Ik Kil
- Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe
- Monument to the Revolution
- Pyramid of the Sun
1. Palacio de Bellas Artes
The Palacio de Bellas Artes is a prominent cultural center in Mexico City. Palacio de Bellas Artes has hosted notable events in music, dance, theatre, opera, and literature in Mexico and it has important exhibitions of painting, sculpture, and photography. The Palace of Fine Arts in Mexico City’s grandest and most important performance space. Most of the people from other countries choose Palacio de Bellas Artes to explore.
There is an admission fee to enter the Palacio de Bellas Artes. You will be charged around 70 pesos ( about $ 4) per person but if you visit the place on Sundays free of cost there is no need to pay money.
2. Xcaret Park
Xcaret Park is an advanced theme park, resort, amusement, and self-described ecotourism development in one place it can also be stated as all in one place. Xcaret Park is located in the Riviera Maya which is a portion of the Caribbean coastline of Mexico’s state of Quintana Roo. Xcaret Park has impressive scenarios where you can do different activities and enjoy them to the fullest. It is one of the major tourist attractions in Mexico with tons of daily visitors.
There is an admission fee to enter the Xcaret Park. It will cost you around $130 per person and it will differ according to the Seasons.
3. el castillo
El Castillo is a Mesoamerican step-pyramid that dominates the center of the Chichen Itza archaeological site located in the Mexican state of Yucatán. It is also called as Temple of Kukulcán. The pyramid building is more formally designated by archaeologists named as Chichen Itza Structure. The structure embodies Mayan myth along with natural astronomical cycles. Have fun with your family and friends.
4. Río Secreto
Río Secreto is a semi-flooded limestone cave system located near Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo. There are 38 kilometers of caves in the system. Only 10% are used for ecotourism. It is an interesting place for visitors from other countries of the world but also for natives. Enjoy the beautiful view of the water in the caves.
There is an admission fee to enter the spot. For adults, it will cost you about $80 and for children $40. It will take around 3 and half hours to complete the trip.
5. Chapultepec Castle
Chapultepec Castle is located on top of Chapultepec Hill in Mexico City’s Chapultepec Park. Chapultepec Castle is a historic site and local landmark. The fortress was the home of legendary Mexican leaders including Emperor Maximilian and Porfirio Diaz and played an important role in the Mexican-American War. It is one of the famous tourist attractions in Mexico with many visitors annually.
There is an admission fee to enter the Castle. You will be charged $80 per entrance.
6. Templo Mayor Museum
The Templo Mayor was the main temple of the Mexica people in their capital city of Mexico City. Its architectural style belongs to the late Postclassic period of Mesoamerica. Templo Mayor was rebuilt seven times because they were undertaken by succeeding rulers. It is an amazing place to know more about much interesting stuff and also considered as one of the famous tourist attractions in Mexico
There is an admission fee to enter the Temple Mayor Museum. For adults, it will cost you around 75 pesos ( about $ 4). It’s free for the children and senior citizens.
7. Ik Kil
Ik Kil is located in the northern center of the Yucatán Peninsula. Ik Kil is open to the public for swimming. Ik Kil was considered sacred by the Mayans who used the site as a location for human sacrifice to their rain god. Ik Kil is about 130 feet deep and 85 feet from the surface. It is one of the famous tourist spots and most people from other countries choose Ik Kil to explore.
There is an admission fee to enter the spot. You will be charged 80 Pesos ( about $4). You can able to find amazing hotels to stay and restaurants to eat delicious food.
8. Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe
The Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe is a Roman Catholic church, basilica, and National shrine of Mexico. The Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe holds a special place in the culture and religious life of many Mexicans and Mexican Americans. Enjoy the place with your family and friends.
9. Monument to the Revolution
The Monument to the Revolution is a landmark and monument commemorating the Mexican Revolution. It is located in Plaza de la República in Mexico . The monument is considered the tallest triumphal arch in the world at 67 meters in height. The monument was built with Art Deco, Neoclassical architecture, Art Nouveau architectural styles. It is one of the famous tourist attractions in Mexico.
10. Pyramid of the Sun
The Pyramid of the Sun is the largest building in Teotihuacan and one of the largest in Mesoamerica. Below the pyramid revealed a system of caves and tunnel chambers and other tunnels were later found throughout the city. It is a famous tourist spot and most of the tourists from other countries explore The Pyramid of the Suns.
There is an admission fee to enter the Pyramid of the Sun. You will be charged 70 Pesos ( about $4).