Is Mexico Safe to Hike and Backpack?

Updated: Jan 14

Colorful Mexico is fast becoming a hotspot travel destination, even the once-perceived “crime-ridden” Mexico City which National Geographic nominated as the #1 trip to take in 2019. Yet, in the international news feed, all people get are horror stories of cartel crime, robberies, and murders. No wonder people get confused trying to mesh these jarring images in their minds. So the big question remains: Is Mexico safe to travel?

Guest Blogger: Casey Marriot, MEXLocal

Table of Content: "Is Mexico Safe to Hike and Backpack?"

1. Is Mexico Safe to Travel?

2. Is Hiking safe in Mexico?

3. Is Mexico safe for backpacking?

4. Planning Your Mexico Vacation

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