Morelia Michoacán Airport was named after the former Michoacán governor, Francis J. Mujica. Also referred to as General Francisco Mujica international Airport, it receives regional and international travelers and hence you land in this airport when you want to visit. Just as any other world-class airport, you will find all services that you would expect when traveling for holidays or for business. There are modern airport transfers like shuttles, taxis and buses, but the most comfortable mode of transport when you are on holiday here is the car hire service.
After you hire your appropriate car, you have the freedom to explore Morelia and its neighboring areas without the nagging pressure that taxi drivers give travelers when they need to drop you and rush for another client.
What You Should Know
When visiting this colonial city, you should understand that there are regulations just like in any other city, but those regulations are meant to ensure that everyone is safe and enjoys their holidays to the full. This city is a UNESCO designated World Heritage Site, and this can be seen in its breathtaking architecture.
- Entry requirements – A permit known as Customs Form for Tourists is a permit that you should acquire when entering Mexico. It is valid for 180 days and you will easily get it at the offices of the airline you will use, from the travel agencies or any port of entry. Every tourist is supposed to pay a 294 pesos tax at the time of exiting Mexico, a tax that is supposed t improve the tourism services and promote it.
- Assistance services – When you are driving yourself around Morelia, you do not have the advantage of a guide and hence the assistance services will come in handy. You will obtain the services at the airport, attraction sites and car rental agencies. Embassies and consulates will offer you the services too.
- Extra requirements – Apart from your required personal items, you are allowed to carry extra merchandise that does not exceed $300, and any extras will be charge after the customs authorities have reviewed them.
What to Expect
Morelia will offer you a lot just the rest of the State of Michoacán and that is why visitors will never cease streaming into this city for holidays. The ancient colonial buildings are a spectacle that you will not get enough of, plus its vibrant streets that you will enjoy driving along while enjoying the elegant views. When it comes to food, Morelia offers you the best of the regional delicious cuisine that you will want to have every feeding hour. Another spectacle that you would not want to miss is the Morelia International Film Festival that is held very October and features famous film directors.
Sitting and driving in your hired car can be a bit boring when there are numerous places that you can test your physical strength, such as the rugged landscape where you can do mountaineering, rappelling, biking and many other activities.
If you enjoy diving there is underwater beauty that you have never seen or experienced, and this is in the Mexico’s lagoons, rivers and coastal waters. Set yourself free and enjoy Morelia’s natural beauty.