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Mexico is a North American country that is known for its diversified landscape of mountains, deserts, and jungles. It has extensive coastlines including the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean Sea to the east and the Pacific Ocean to the West. According to the World Trade Organization, Mexico is ranked as the 7th major destination for foreign visitors.

Where to go:

There is no shortage of beautiful beaches on the extensive coastlines. Along the Pacific Coast is a one-mile beach, the Zipolite. It has a hippie atmosphere and attracts travelers searching for a counter-culture vibe.

In Cancún, the underwater museum is popular among tourists. It is an underwater sculpture museum that visitors can experience via a glass bottom boat, scuba diving or snorkeling. The Xcaret Park in Cancun is a theme park that offers attractions like snorkeling and cave exploration.

Around 130 km south of Cancun is a resort town named Tulum. It started out as a Mayan city and later gained popularity for its beaches. The ancient city of Teotihuacan is home to the Pyramid of the Sun, one of the largest pyramids in the world.

Chichen Itza is the most famous of all the Mayan Cities and is the most developed of the Mayan ruins in Mexico. El Castillo, a step pyramid, and Maya temple is the highlight of the archaeological site. El Caracol, the Observatory, is also popular among tourists.

When to go:

Mexico is a huge country and the weather varies region to region. The best time to visit is between December and April when there is almost no rainfall.

VISA Information:

Visa fees: $36

Service charges: Rs. 1000/-

Visa Type: Tourist/ single

Validity: six months

 Processing Time: 25 Days

Required Documents:

Original Passport

  •    3 Photograph
  •    Covering letter (Salary, position, job seniority, the purpose of travel etc)
  •    property documents (if any)
  •    Bank statement last 3 Months (showing an annual average balance not less than USD $2,000 with bank letter)
  •    Credit Card (if any)
  •    Invitation letter
  •    Ticket Reservation
  •    Hotel Reservation will be required for Pleasure trip (It is compulsory for the hotel in Mexico to fax the reservation to the Mexico Embassy in Islamabad)
  •    Personal appearance must

Application Form:

The application with the required documents is to be submitted to the nearest embassy of Mexico.


Embassy Information:

Embassy of Mexico

House No. 37, Street No. 27, Sector F-6/2, Islamabad,

TEL: (9251) 282-1740, 282-1709, 282-1841

FAX: (9251) 282-1825

E-mail: [email protected]



Lakson Square, Building No.2, Sarwar Shaheed Road, Karachi

TEL: Visa Section 021-569 8484, 568 2245, 5686444

FAX: 021-5683410, 568 4336