New route, Chetumal


Learn more about this destination and all the different recommendations you can make to your customers to make the most out of their trip with the opportunity to fly daily to Chetumal from Mexico City.

Located in the south of Mexico, bordering Belize, is Chetumal. A destination that is distinguished by the warmth of its people and by connecting to other incredible places such as Bacalar, Mahahual and Xcalak.


The Mayan coast is famous for its beautiful turquoise landscapes, calm waves, and iconic archaeological sites. There your clients will find much more than an authentic paradise full of calm and relaxation since there is also a great offer of exquisite gastronomy and ecotourism activities.

Data sheet:

  • Airport: Chetumal International Airport (CTM) is located 2 km from the city. 
  • Temperature: The average temperature in Chetumal is 26°C / 78.8°F. 
  • Currency: The official currency is the Mexican peso. On the other hand, in most establishments credit cards, debit cards and even US dollars are welcomed. 
  • Transportation: To move around the city we recommend renting a car, although there are also public transportation services available. 
  • Accommodation: Chetumal has a wide range of accommodation, whether for family trips, getaways with friends or business trips. 

More about Chetumal

In addition to its natural attractions, in Chetumal there are monuments that represent its cultural and historical wealth such as the Monument to the Fisherman, the Monument to the Renaissance, the National Flag Monument and the sculptural corridor. One of the must-see sites is the beautiful Chetumal Bay. Its importance is due to the fact that it is declared a Sanctuary of the Manatee, one of the most emblematic animals of the Mayan coast. 

The history of Chetumal has a great Mayan legacy, to learn more about its past we suggest visiting the Museum of Mayan Culture and the City Museum.

Very close to Chetumal is Calderitas and Laguna Milagros, ideal for enjoying family water activities. 

Ecotourism places near Chetumal

Bacalar: Approximately 30 minutes from Chetumal is Bacalar, the famous magical town that is distinguished by its peculiar lagoon of Los Siete Colores and its Blue cenote, where the turquoise blue colors of its crystal-clear waters create unparalleled views.

Mahahual: A true family-paradise to enjoy the Mexican Caribbean. Known as a fishing village, this place is ideal to unwind and enjoy the tranquility of its beaches.

Xcalak: Considered one of the few virgin beaches left in the region near Chetumal, Xcalak is a site surrounded by spectacular mangroves. Also, your clients can visit the Xcalak National Reef Park. 

Banco Chinchorro: It is the second-largest reef chain in the world. Diving and snorkeling are very common activities in this reserve, thanks to its great biodiversity unique species can be observed. You can access via boat from Xcalak or Mah. 

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