This ancient land of the Maya and Aztec civilisations offers a wealth of unforgettable experiences to savour on a luxury Mexico holiday.
Discover the spectacular temples of Chichen Itza, Uxmal and Tulum, trek through tropical, jungle backdrops, wander through the tree-lined boulevards of the elegant Spanish colonial towns and cities of Merida and Valladolid and enjoy some of the finest beaches fringed by stylish, contemporary resorts to create your own unique blend of magic, beauty and adventure.
Time Difference: GMT -6 hours (-7 hours in Los Cabos)
Flight duration: 9 hrs to Cancun
Currency: Mexican Peso (although the US Dollar is widely accepted)
Capital: Mexico City
British Airways and Virgin Atlantic fly direct from London Gatwick to Cancun. British Airways also flies direct from London Heathrow to Mexico City with onward connection to San Jose Del Cabo on Mexicana.
Couples and families, archaeological sites, elegant and atmospheric colonial towns, fabulous beaches, watersports including sport fishing, diving and swimming with dolphins, manatees and stingrays.
Temperatures generally range from 18°C to 35°C (slightly lower overall temperatures in Mexico City). From mid July to mid October, humidity is at its highest and the weather varies with occasional showers.