Things to do in Campeche Mexico

Things to do in Campeche

Mayan Sites Campeche

The state has natural and historical attractions that allow visitors to enjoy a wide variety of landscapes and see the legacy of the Mayan culture and the colonial epoch. Walking its archaeological sites causes a unique sense of magic and joy, making the entire path an adventure to the past. The mix with attractive beaches and Campeche modern facilities make it an ideal place for relaxation and partying.

Among the main attractions are the Feria de la Candelaria in the city of Campeche, the Honey and Corn Fair and the Escárcega Expo Fair.


Black Christ Campeche

It is also famous the Fair of Ciudad del Carmen, held every year in July at the fairgrounds of North Beach in honor to the Virgin of Carmen; furthermore Saint Roman Fair takes place annually from September 4 to 30 in Saint Roman neighborhood. It begins with the descent of the Black Christ.

Excellent attractions are the festival of San Juan and the expected Carnival of Campeche City between February and March.


Campeche Carnival

This festivity is known as the oldest in Mexico, and gives everyone a rich culture on festivities.

campeche malecon

Campeche Malecon

It takes place in a modern and clean waterfront and its acoustic shell, among other places. Visitors can enjoy activities such as the coronation of the ugly queen and king, the parade of symbolic cars and the costume contests; moreover, there are typical Mexican food stands, accompanied by bands and dance groups.


Campeche Concha Acustica