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Plans To Extend The New Maya Train From Cancun To Belize 

The new Maya Train will greatly increase travel options for Cancun locals and visitors, as well as those throughout the entire Yucatan peninsula, and now those options may even include Belize.  It was recently reported that the Belize government has shown interest in the idea of an extension of the train route, which would connect Cancun …

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Tulum Airport Driving Up Cost Of Land And Real Estate

The building of the Tulum airport is one of the main projects being pushed by the Mexican Federal government. The idea is simple enough: an Airport in the Tulum region could help drive tourists to the region, as well as boost the creation of lodging facilities and other amenities in an area that is still …

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New Tourist Park And Cruise Port To Be Built In Playa del Carmen

Tourist Park Decision At Odds With The Potential New Cruise Port The President of Mexico, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador (AMLO) has announced the agreed plans for a disputed piece of land in Playa del Carmen. A new tourist park and a cruise port as slated to be built on the land. Although it’s not clear …

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These Are The 18 Stops For The New Maya Train 

The new Maya Train will provide easier access to other nearby areas, with 18 different stops to get travelers closer to many of southeastern Mexico’s best destinations.  Starting in December 2023, anyone that plans to take a vacation in Cancun or somewhere else in the Riviera Maya area will have access to some other great sites …

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Maya Train Will Cost More For Cancun Tourists And Less For Locals 

According to federal government officials, the new Maya Train that is currently being built will cost more for tourists than for locals.  Set to begin riding next year, the train will connect a number of destinations, allowing for quicker, easier travel between certain areas within the southeastern region of Mexico.  Although it will not be …

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Mexico President Promises Creation of Natural Parks Along Cancun-Tulum Maya Train Route

There’s no question that one of the main concerns that have been raised regarding the Maya Train project has been the effects it can have on the environment. Recently the president of Mexico, Andrés Manuel López Obrador visited the construction site. In this particular trip the president inspected the construction of the track that will …

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Maya Train Set To Open In December 2023 Despite Delays

The 950-mile Maya Train mega-project will be inaugurated in December 2023 as planned, despite ongoing problems and delays, promised Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador. The Maya Train was first announced back in 2018 when it was touted as a way of increasing tourism and boosting job prospects in southeastern Mexico. There have been many …

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Tulum’s New International Airport Is Set To Open In 2023

Tulum Airport And Maya Train Set To Open In The Same Year Tulum is set to open its brand new airport in 2023, according to the President of Mexico, Andrés Manuel López Obrador (AMLO). He also mentioned the arrival of the Maya Train project which is also projected to open in 2023. The news will …

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Construction Of Maya Train’s Northern Section To Begin In October

Work on the northern section of the highly anticipated Maya Train is to begin in October, confirmed Head of the National Fund for the Promotion of Tourism (Fonatur), Rogelio Jiménez Pons this week. This part of the project will see the first of the new railway lines laid between the key tourist destinations of Cancun …

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