TULUM, Mexico – Tulum, the picturesque gem of the Riviera Maya, continues to bask in the glory of its natural and cultural essence, achieving global recognition at the 2023 World Travel Awards held on August 26th in the idyllic Caribbean island of Santa Lucia.
With unwavering support from the Mexican Ministry of Foreign Affairs (SRE), the prestigious award was graciously accepted by Luis Manuel López Moreno, Mexico’s Ambassador to the Caribbean region, and Luis Antonio Medina Romero, Chief of Chancellery, standing in for Diego Castañón Trejo, the Mayor of Tulum. The Directorate General of Tourism and Economy in Tulum has demonstrated remarkable resilience and excellence through its collaborative efforts with the local hospitality, dining, retail, and artisanal sectors. This destination remains a top choice for both domestic and international tourists, drawing in adventure seekers, water sports enthusiasts, and nightlife aficionados. However, it also beckons those in search of tranquility, meditation, and a profound connection with nature.
Tulum boasts a diverse array of tourist attractions, including the awe-inspiring Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve, where pristine beaches, vibrant reefs, and enchanting cenotes await. The Aktun Chen Park offers an array of activities, such as cenote swimming, thrilling ziplining adventures, and cave exploration. Not to be missed is the magnificent Gran Cenote of Tulum, an ecological marvel that captivates with its lush vegetation and remarkable fauna—a photographer’s dream.
Additionally, the gastronomic delights, pristine beaches, and boutique hotels in this magical town captivate the hearts of all who visit. Once again, it’s a collective effort that has illuminated Tulum on the global stage, earning it the title of Mexico’s tourism jewel and a paradise where continuous efforts by both state and federal authorities ensure unforgettable experiences for all travelers.