Puerto Vallarta is the first choice for Semana Santa, again
Semana Santa is just around the corner and not only do Mexican travelers know, but so does the tourism industry, and Puerto Vallarta appears to be popular once again.
Trivago conducted a study in which analyzed the searches made between March 13 and 17 by Mexican users, to investigate where they plan to travel for the Easter holidays, the result indicates that Puerto Vallarta is the most requested tourist destination for Mexico’s most popular holiday.
According to Trivago’s study, most Mexicans are planning national destinations to spend this vacation, as Mexico ranks first with 77%. The United States is in second place with 11%.
More than visiting cities, Mexican users who travel within the country seek to escape to the beaches. Eight of the ten most sought after locations are beach destinations.
The constant promotion of the Tourism Trust keeps Puerto Vallarta in the minds of potential travelers for the next holiday period. In second and third place are Cancún and Acapulco.
Mexican beaches were not only attractive for national tourism, but also for international tourism. Puerto Vallarta, Cancun and Acapulco, besides being the favorite destinations for Mexicans to vacation this Easter, were also Mexico’s most popular destinations abroad.
Trivago’s analysis concluded that, for Mexican users, Easter in Mexico means going to the beach. Eight of the ten most wanted destinations fall into this category, even though hotel room rates are higher compared to city destinations.