Everybody knows that kids are loved in Mexico. Mexicans adore children and you will easily notice that special attention given to them in the streets, restaurants, bars (sic!), and resorts. It is definitely one of the best places to take your little ones for a family vacation.
As far as accommodation is concerned, you don’t need to be concerned; there are so many options to choose from, that you will surely find something adequate to your needs. Most of the all-inclusive resorts have ongoing activities for children that free up parents to enjoy tennis, golf, spas and restaurants. If you prefer something more relaxing, many hotels offer accommodations with kitchenettes where you can prepare your family meals and stop worrying about disturbing other guests. You can also rent a villa with a chef and swimming pool; and I can assure that you will be nicely surprised by the prices.
Even if you don´t have any special plans, your kids will simply love being on a white sand beach, and there are so many of them in this marvelous country, around 6,000 miles. Believe me, sometimes splashing in an ocean can be the greatest fun of all. Small colonial cities, pyramids and ruins are also extremely attractive and fascinating for kids. Mexico City is a must. There are plenty of things to do and see in the capital and obviously plenty of things to share with your kids. Chapultepec Park is definitely a winner, and it could easily take you a couple of days. There is a zoo, amusement and water parks, pony rides, bicycles, rowboat on a lake, concerts and street performers. El Museo del Niño (The Museum of the Child) is a lot of fun both for kids and their parents. Obviously, there are many obligatory attractions in this exciting city and your kids will enjoy them as much as you will, such as suburban Xochimilco, where you boat in the remains of Aztecs’ floating gardens; the Santa Fe shopping Mall has a City of Children with numerous activities.
Another obligatory stay is Puerto Vallarta all inclusive resorts – the gem of Banderas Bay is a paradise for a family vacation with great weather, spectacular beaches, the most renowned resorts and welcoming people. Puerto Vallarta is simply one big playground for your kids with all types of beach activities, adventure experience companies, two water parks, a zoo where you can play with cubs and a botanical garden. There are many beaches with shallow waters and lifeguards on shore to guarantee a secure stay.
On the other side of the country, Cancun is one of the best all inclusive resort destinations on the Mexican Caribbean with water sports activities that your children will love. Snorkeling, diving, kayaking, sailing and many others will be your kids’ favorites. There is an interactive aquarium in La Isla, a shopping center in the Hotel Zone, where visitors can pet sea animals and swim with them. Wet ‘N Wild water Park in Parque Nizuc is also a thrill. Puerto Morelos, Puerto Aventuras and Xcaret have many animal related attractions and activities. Hidden Worlds Cenotes park is a beautiful place to snorkel and float in a sinkholes created by underground rivers.
These are only some sample destinations which you can visit with your family without headache and a troop of babysitters, but there are many others that you will also surely enjoy.