Ciudad del Carmen is a city in southeasternMexico. It is located on Isla del Carmen, between the Gulf of Mexico and Laguna de Terminos, a protected area with dolphins and turtles.
Welcome to Carmen City, Campeche the pearl of the Gulf
The gastronomy of Ciudad del Carmen is very peculiar in the field of seafood, because it is an island, mostly shrimp, crabs, fish and snail are consumed a lot, specifically, the most common dish of this city are: soft , the panuchos, codzitos, chalupas and ceviches
The city is known for its colonial buildings, seafood, and beaches, including Playa Norte.
If you go to that city, something very traditional is that you have to drink coconut water.
The most touristy place is Isla Aguada where there is a boat ride and it takes you through 3 stations:1st. They take you to see the dolphins at 2 meters.2nd. an island of birds where there are all the species of the coast3rd. a walk through a mini island where you can go down and get into the sea for a while
You know, as a curious fact about the city of Carmen, is that it has the longest bridge in all of Mexico
Another is the church of the Virgin of Carmen, where the Virgin of Guadalupe is venerated for the belief that she protects that place. In the sea there is a statue of the Virgin with a very beautiful route around it.
Some tourist places that Ciudad del Carmen has are: The city's boardwalk, where you can enjoy the view of the sea, and eat marquesitas and espresso.
Another place is also the beaches, there are several beaches but those who live there consider that "BAHAMITA" is the most beautiful beach there.
The rate to travel to the pearl of the gulf, 4 to 5 days, is an approximate for the following:
Terminal truck to get to the city: $ 300, Hotel: $ 400, meals: $ 500, Tourist: $ 150, Souvenirs: $ 150, transportation: $ 200
We are waiting for you, do not stay without wanting to go, and without living that experience