According to Yucatan history, Merida was founded by the Spaniard Francisco de Montejo on January 6, 1542. Merida is a tranquil, cosmopolitan place with a variety of attractions, including the cathedral of San Idelfonso, the oldest cathedral on the American continent.
Come, let Merida seduce you so you will want to come back for more. According to Yucatecan history, Merida was founded by the Spaniard Francisco de Montejo on January 6, 1542. Merida is a tranquil, cosmopolitan place, offering a variety of attractions, including the cathedral of San Idelfonso, the oldest cathedral on the American continent, and the Palacio de Gobierno, which houses 27 murals illustrating Yucatan's rich history.
The Reef Yucatan is located on one of the prettiest of the few virgin beaches in the Gulf of Mexico, in the area of Nuevo Yucatan, north of Merida's International Airport.
Flying time from Edmonton: Approximately 5.5 hours.
Currency: Mexican Pesos. U.S. currency recommended.
Electricity: Same as Canada and the U.S.
Documents: Check with your travel agent. Mexican tourist cards supplied and validated by your travel agent. some restrictions apply to tourists 18 years & under, when travelling without a parent.
Note: Some hotels require credit card imprint upon check-in for any incidental charges Hotel check-in is typically between 3pm and 4pm – it is a good idea to pack essential items in your carry-on luggage (i.e. bathing suit, suntan lotion, medications, etc.), so you do not miss any valuable vacation time.
Contact us at:
Toll Free: 1-800-661-7281
Tel Number: 780-432-7446
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