Based on the popularity of the last years of Bacalar, and the tourist promotion that has been carried out in a sustained way, the Chetumal airport, the capital of Quintana Roo, has doubled the number of passengers transported from 179,377 to 368,332 in just 5 years.
In addition, the air terminal managed by ASSA (Airports and Auxiliary Services) already has 5 different destinations in its offer and 5 airlines. Stresses fly that was the first to re-establish the connection with Mexico City, but also added Guadalajara as a destination.
Interjet joined Volaris in flying between CDMX and Chetumal to which we also added Aeromexico that announced its return to this route on June 1 after having left it in the past. In addition to CDMX and Guadalajara, the other national destinations are Mérida and Cancún, through Mayair.
The fifth destination and the only international one, for now, is Belize City, through Tropic Air.
The government of Carlos Joaquín González, was clear from the beginning of his administration in the impulse that would be given tourists to the south of the state, not only the Bacalar lagoon is today sought by national tourism, also Mahahual and the capital of the Chetumal state itself.
The southern Mexican Caribbean is not only rich in adventure tourism, but cultural tourism is also very important, with large archaeological sites, museums, and concerts.
The Mazatlan Post