NATURE & WILDLIFE IN MEXICO

ON land and in the sea, Mexico is home to diversity of wildlife that is recognized worldwide.

Colorful underwater worlds, lively jungles, protected eco-reserves and alpine forests make Mexico’s wildlife richly diverse across the country. Whether you want to swim with whale sharks, release baby turtles, spot rare birds, hike cactus-lined trails or observe a forests of migrating butterflies, Mexico has it all, and Journey Mexico is committed to providing environmentally responsible travel, working to promote conservation and preservation of Mexico’s natural habitats.

SAMPLE ITINERARIES

Use the itineraries below to generate ideas for your vacation. Each itinerary is completely customizable – you choose your dates, accommodations, activities and more to create your perfect Mexico holiday.

Huasteca Culture & Surreal Edward James Gardens of Xilitla

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Days: 3

The Xilitla and Gardens of Sir Edward James trip is a great extension to any Mexico City visit, visiting a surreal world full of whimsical statues…

Monarch Butterfly Migration & the Colonial Heartland

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Days: 7

Discover Morelia and witness the natural phenomenon of the Monarch Butterfly migration while also getting to visit  several charming nearby towns…

Private Whale Shark Tour

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Hours: 7

Live the experience of visiting blue waters of the Caribbean Sea and have the amazing opportunity of swimming next to the biggest fish in the planet, the Whale Shark.

Swim with Whale Sharks and Visit Ancient Ruins

The Swim with Whale Sharks and Visit Ancient Ruins trip allows for an up-close encounter with the docile whale sharks, and visit to the areas most interesting Mayan sites, providing unique and exhilarating experiences not to be forgotten.

Adventures in The Yucatan Peninsula

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Days: 8

Visit the Yucatan Peninsula on this complete adventure, experience charming colorful markets, taste delicious regional cuisine, climb Mayan ruins and relax on the Caribbean Sea.

Mexico City to the Yucatan Peninsula

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Days: 10

The Mexico City to the Yucatan Peninsula itinerary allows you to discover the wonders of two regions in Mexico with a visit to several pre-Colombian ruins.

Yucatan Ecotour

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Days: 13

Explore every inch of the Yucatan on this Ecotour, visiting Mayan ruins, charmind cities, pristine reserves, and impressive waterfalls…

Hiking Oaxaca’s Mountains to the Pacific Coast

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Days: 9

The Hiking Trip through Oaxaca’s Mountains and to the Pacific Coast combines exploration of some of the most famous archaeological sites of Zapotec and Mixtec culture…

Chiapas: A Journey Through Mexico Less Visited

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Days: 7

Chiapas: A Journey Through Mexico Less Visited provides a diverse look at Mexico’s Southwest and the Mundo Maya regions…

Copper Canyon Hiking Tour

The Copper Canyon Hiking Tour is a rugged adventure ideal for active travelers wanting to combine outdoor experiences with a glimpse into the culture…

Exploring Southern Mexico

Discover the fascinating history, rich culture and natural wonders of southern Mexico. This unique itinerary is specially designed to expose you to the…

Island Hopping in the Mexican-Caribbean – Isla Mujeres, Contoy & Holbox

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Days: 7

Seek out some of Mexico’s most beautiful islands just off the coast of Cancun and treat yourself to the ultimate relaxaing vacation in these alluring paradises.

Private Whale Shark Tour

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Hours: 7

Live the experience of visiting blue waters of the Caribbean Sea and have the amazing opportunity of swimming next to the biggest fish in the planet, the Whale Shark.