Make a holiday home in North Mexico, Mexico your home away from home
Northern Mexico, which includes the states of Chihuahua, Coahuila, Durngo, Nuevo Leon, Sinaloa, Tamaulipas and Sonora includes the huge deserts and mountains of the border states and is the less known area of Mexico. Visiting North Mexico self-catering accommodation you can enjoy the adventure of a wealth of things to see and do for all the family.
Things to do in North Mexico, Mexico
On of the best things about North Mexico holiday homes is how close they are to the mountains and exotic destinations like Copper Canyon. If you just want to see the spectacular scenery then take the Chihuahua Pacifico Railway 8000 feet up into the mountains. If you want more adventurous activities than just a train ride then there’s hiking, horse back riding in the Barrancas de Chihuahua, bird watching and discovering the lives of Tarahumara Indians. Copper Canyon, a spectacular remote wilderness is not an area for the faint hearted and is never likely to attract mass tourism making it all the more special.
If you want some time away from the great outdoors that surrounds North Mexico holiday rental homes then visit the modern and bustling city of Monterrey, the third largest city in Mexico. Known more for its commerce and industry you will be surprised at the wealth of cultural attractions and entertainment that Monterrey has to offer. Founded in 1596 there is plenty of historical reference here, some great shopping, theme parks and a huge number of excellent restaurants for authentic Mexican food, bars and cafes. Monterrey also continues the outdoor theme of North Mexico with an internationally famous rock climbing area nearby, white water rafting at Matacanaes, and Chipinique Ecological Park on one of the white faced mountains that tower over Monterrey.
Places to visit in North Mexico, Mexico
Travelling little further a field from you holiday home in North Mexico you should go through the Sierra Madre down to the Gulf of Mexico and it pristine white sand beaches. If you want something completely different then it is possible to cross the border into the USA as long as you have the appropriate visa.
Weather in North Mexico, Mexico
North Mexico holiday homes are in a region that enjoys hot desert conditions in summer while much of the northern territory gets cold during the winter with average day time highs from 8°C (39F) to 12°C (59F), overnight lows average around -4°C (24F) and snow is sometimes frequent in certain northern places like the Sierra Madre of Chihuahua,
Cheap flights to North Mexico, Mexico
If you are heading for self-catering holiday accommodation in North Mexico from the UK the best way to get here would be to fly to General Mariano Escobedo International Airport (MTY) near Monterrey from London Heathrow (LHR) via Houston using the United Express Connection.