Mexico Off the Beaten Path: 6 Underrated Destinations

Last Updated: November 18, 2012 by
Categories: Mexico

Ilha do CampechePredictions of apocalypse may be nonsense, but 2012 may indeed be a portentous year – in the positive sense of the word – for Mexico's tourism industry and for longtime travelers to Mexico.

What better time to offer our list of favorite underrated destinations in Mexico? Some are close enough to be day trips from large, popular tourist destinations (but merit consideration as destinations unto themselves); others are more of a challenge. We've included destinations in areas currently besieged by drug-trafficking violence because we trust they will one day be safe again. All have one thing in common: They have been unjustly overlooked during Mexico's frenzied ride on the luxury train.

Click here to find out the 6 destinations!