Fly to Veracruz, Mexico, from over 200 airports within the United States and an additional 100 airports internationally.
Veracruz’s top attractions
- Explore the Castle of San Juan de Ulúa, a fortress complex dating back to the height of the Spanish Empire.
- Visit the many museums, including the Museo Naval Mexico, Aquarium of Veracruz or the Ataranzanas Culture Center.
- Stroll along the Malecon or the Plaza de Las Armas, and stop by a local coffeehouse.
- Sample seafood dishes, including the popular fresh octopus and local red snapper.
Best time to travel to Veracruz
Visit Veracruz in winter to take part in Carnival celebrations. The city’s deep Cuban influences are on display, like the traditional Danzón, a Cuban music and dance style. In the summer, relax on the local beaches or head to popular beaches in nearby Tecolutla and Los Tuxtlas.