To go or not to go? Under normal circumstances, the answer would be an all capital letter exclamation point YES! Mexico is one of the undisputed must-see places for any traveler.
First things first! Can you actually travel to Mexico? – You absolutely can. Most commercial airlines are covering different routes between the US and Mexico and there are daily flights and packages available.
In 2020 a whole new set of rules apply. The decision is ultimately all yours, but we want to provide you with the most accurate information you need to make it.
While it all sounds dire, we should take into account that they are both general recommendations and while some regions in México have been hit particularly hard by both internal conflict and the pandemic, other regions have managed to remain safe.
Regions whose economy depends on tourism have made a particularly strong effort to stay open while prioritizing their visitors safety.
How is travelling to Mexico according to the U.S Government?
Mexico has relatively good universal health coverage and physicians in Mexico receive almost the same amount of training as their peers in the United States.
Before COVID times, Mexico’s healthcare system was good enough and the hospitals did not struggle with medicine shortages or lack of UCI’s. Today, things may be different since Mexico has been one of the hardest-hit countries in the world.
Just to make sure your trip is gonna be smooth and you will not have to deal with unexpected health situations without proper Insurance Coverage, we strongly recommend you to consider insurance that covers COVID.
Whether you are interested in spending your vacation at the sunny beach, trying new watersports, or just enjoying the cultural experience, Mexico has something to offer to everyone.
However, before booking your trip, you must consider reviewing the Mexican States that have made the epidemiology orange, yellow and green list. Aim for the Yellow, and Green although Orange ones can offer you plenty of fun too.
What type of risks I may face in Mexico and how to avoid them.
Due to the ever-changing environment brought about by the pandemic we recommend you are always prepared for unexpected changes in policies at the airport, hotels, or in the city you plan to visit. Fortunately, some airlines and hotels are offering more flexible packages.
What are the COVID-19-related restrictions for tourists in Mexico now?
If you are coming to visit an orange, yellow or green State, you will be allowed to go out for dinners, go hiking in open-air parks, get great bargains at shopping malls, and even enjoy cultural events. The greener a State gets, the bigger capacity it has.
Best news is that Mexico does NOT require visitors to quarantine or bring a COVID-19 test!
Mexico has struggled with its COVID-19 pandemic. As of November 12, the country has reported 972,785 positive cases, and 95,225 people have lost their lives to the virus.