HIGHLIGHTS OF MEXICO
Swimming with whale sharks on the Caribbean coast. Nature lovers can get up close and personal with the ocean’s friendly giants between May and September.
The floating gardens and flower markets of Mexico City. In the Xochimilco district you can hop on one of the beautifully painted boats (trajineras) and meander along the canals to the Aztec floating gardens, where exotic flowers are bought and sold.
The monarch butterfly migration in Morelia. In February, you can witness thousands of migratory monarch butterflies as they make their way to the Morelia region.
Exploring the Copper Canyon by rail. Winding train tracks racks snake up into the heart of the enormous canyons of the Sierra Tarahumara, giving passengers a journey to remember.
The haciendas in the Yucatan. Step back in time and stay at one of the beautifully restored cotton haciendas of the Yucatan and visit the nearby ruins of Chichen Itza and Uxmal.
Cenotes. Snorkel or even dive in the spectacular network of underground limestone caves in the Yucatan Peninsula.
Oaxaca. The cobbled streets of Oaxaca are lined with picturesque cathedrals, multicoloured houses and buzzing markets, and Zapotec ruins and traditional villages are dotted around the stunning surrounding mountainsides.