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.
Luxury Mexico Holidays Fact File
HIGH SEASON December - April
FLIGHT DURATION 10 hours 20 minutes to Cancun and 15 hours 5 minutes to Los Cabos International Airport via Dallas Fort Worth
UK AIRPORT OPTIONS London Heathrow
DIRECT FLIGHTS Yes
COUNTRY COMBINATIONS Cuba, USA, Cayman Islands (Nicaragua, Guatemala, Costa Rica- W&O), Las Vegas, Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Belize