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  • Writer's pictureCharlie and Taylor

The Ultimate Mexico Destination Bachelorette Party Guide

Updated: Jun 5, 2023

If you’re a bride-to-be or a maid of honor diving into the world of bachelorette party planning, you’ve come to the right place. This is your one stop guide to planning the best Mexico bachelorette party ever for any kind of bride.

Mexico Destination Bachelorette Party Destinations

Getting out of town with the besties and treating yourselves to a weekend of relaxation, luxury, or adventure is one of the best ways to have a blast with your group before the wedding. Whatever your bachelorette vibe, there is a perfect destination in Mexico for you. It's easy to get overwhelmed, which is why we asked some our favorite locals for their advice.

Mexico City

CDMX is the largest city in Mexico by population and one of the biggest cities in Latin America in general. This vibrant, bustling city has everything from ancient ruins to some of the best restaurants and bars in the world.

Neighborhoods to stay

  • Roma

  • Centro Historico

  • Polanco

  • Zona Rosa (LGBTQ+ Friendly)

  • Condesa

  • Coyoacán

Things to do

  • The Ancient Pyramids of Teotihuacan

  • The Floating Gardens of Xochimilco

  • El Museo Frida Kahlo

  • Take A Teotihuacan Hot Air Balloon Tour

  • Eat at La Gruta Cave Restaurant

  • Have a Rooftop Meal at La Terraza (Gran Mexico City Hotel)

Restaurants & Bars

  • Licorería Limantour

  • Hanky Panky

  • Pujol

  • Kaito del Valle

  • Cafe de Nadie

  • Quintonil


Turquoise waters, gorgeous beaches, and incredible history. If you're into the party scene, Cancun definitely has something you and your friends will love! Bar hopping, shopping, golfing, and water sports are among the top activities to partake in Cancun. Cancun does have its own international airport.

Places to stay

  • Le Blanc Spa Resort Cancun – All Inclusive – Adults Only

  • Nizuc Resort & Spa

  • La Villa du Golf à Cancun Hotel Boutique

  • Beach Palace – All Inclusive

  • Temptation Cancun Resort

  • Breathless Riviera Cancun Resort & Spa - Adults Only

Things to do

  • Chichen Itza

  • Day trip to Isla Mujeres

  • The Underwater Museum.

  • Have a spa day at the Gem Spa

  • Xcaret

  • Mandala Beach Club

Restaurants & Bars

  • Nomad’s Cocina & Barra

  • Marakame Café

  • La Habichuela

  • Bovino's

  • Surfin Burrito

  • Benazuza


Despite being such a small town, it has so much to offer for every type of traveler - serene beaches, ancient Mayan Ruins, mysterious underwater Cenotes, strong Mexican culture, delicious food, and so much more.

Places to stay

  • Azulik

  • Casa Malca

  • Nomade Tulum

  • Coco Tulum

  • Encantada Tulum

Things to do

  • Snorkel in a Cenote

  • Explore the Tulum Ruins

  • Day trip to Akumal

  • Sian Kaʼan Biosphere Reserve

  • Visit Azulik

Restaurants & Bars

  • Batey Mojito & Guarapo Bar

  • Casa Jaguar

  • Gitano

  • Papaya Playa Project

  • Kin Toh

San Miguel De Allende

San Miguel de Allende is known for its well-preserved historic district from the 1600s, a stunning pink sandstone church, colorful street art, and panoramic views. Nearby day trips include hot springs and high desert hikes. San Miguel De Allende was also recently voted one of the top 50 Most Beautiful Cities in the World.

Places to stay

  • Phoenician

  • Sagauro Scottsdale

  • Bespoke Inn

  • Andza

  • Royal Palms Resort & Spa

Things to do

  • Walk Around the Historic Center of San Miguel de Allende

  • Find Street Art in the Artsy Guadalupe Neighborhood of San Miguel de Allende

  • Hike Up to the Mirador for the Best Panoramic View of San Miguel de Allende

  • Take the Trolley

  • Take a Day Trip to the nature preserve of Cañada de La Virgen

  • Sunset Drinks at The Rosewood Hotel

  • Day trip to Escondido Hot Springs

Restaurants & Bars

  • Quince Rooftop

  • Luna Rooftop Tapas Bar

  • Zumo Rooftop Restaurant

  • Moxi

  • La Adelita


Travel to Oaxaca to experience the best of Mexico: ancient Mesoamerican ruins, remnants of Oaxaca's colonial past, the most pristine beaches and mountains for nature lovers, and a cuisine paradise for foodies.

Places to stay

  • Azul Cielo Hostel

  • Hotel Oaxaca Real

  • Quinta Real Oaxaca

  • Andza

  • Royal Palms Resort & Spa

  • Hotel La Casona De Tita

  • Hotel Palacio Borghese

Things to do

  • Stroll the Oaxaca Historic Center

  • Day trip to Monte Albán

  • Hierve El Agua

  • Arbol de Tule: the widest tree in the world

  • Oaxaca Ethnobotanical Garden

Restaurants & Bars

  • Pal’ Dolor

  • Catedral

  • Casa Oaxaca

  • Txalaparta

  • La Mezcalerita

What to Pack for your Destination Bachelorette Party in Mexico

  • Reusable bag – BYOB (bring your own bag) if you plan to shop at the local markets.

  • Waterproof phone case

  • Biodegradable sunscreen. Conventional sunscreens can kill off coral and ruin clean cenote drinking water so opt for a reef-safe, 100% natural option instead.

  • Reusable water bottle

  • Matching outfits for fun photos with the bride

  • Decor for the bachelorette’s hotel room

  • Advil

  • Bathing suits

  • Comfortable shoes and flip flops.

  • Portable Battery (power bank)

  • Telcel Prepaid Mexico SIM Card

For a more extensive packing list check out our Essentials Packing List Here.

Destination Bachelorette Favor gift ideas

Never let the party-goers leave without a party favor. Gifts are a memorable souvenir from the weekend and they can most definitely bond the group together. Plus it shows that you’re so thankful for their continued friendship and support during one of the most important times in your life!

Here are some Mexico Destination Bachelorette Favor Gift Ideas that are easy to carry in a luggage:

  1. Tequila Filled Chocolates

  2. Emergency Wedding kit

  3. Personalized Crop tops

  4. Beach Hats

  5. Custom Beach bags

  6. Custom Passport Cases

  7. Travel Makeup Bag

  8. A rose quartz face roller

  9. Personalized Talavera shot glasses

  10. Press-on nails

  11. Personalized beach towel

  12. Add a claw clip to each bachelorette favor bag

Surprise the bride to be with these fun add-ons to her hotel room:

  • Have a bottle of champagne ready in the hotel upon arrival

  • Bring custom reusable cups, wine glasses, or shot glasses with the brides name printed on it

  • Decorate the hotel room with paper streamers that can be recycled after

As you can see, you can find the best destinations for a bachelorette party in Mexico (and bachelor party, too!). Whether you want to spend some days exploring the jungle, diving into reefs or partying 24/7, Mexico has something unique for all of you.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can foreign citizens legally get married in Mexico? Absolutely! Make sure you read about the requirements to have a destination wedding in Mexico.

How does the cost of weddings in Mexico compare to the U.S.? The cost of a wedding in Mexico varies greatly depending on the venue and vendors you choose. That said, weddings in Mexico generally cost less than they do in the U.S. Just make sure to factor in the cost of your flights and accommodations when budgeting for a destination wedding in Mexico.

How to Choose Wedding Venues in Mexico

Mexico offers some of the most beautiful wedding destinations in the world. Whether you're looking for a luxury wedding with ocean views or a romantic, intimate wedding in a charming colonial town, Mexico has it all.

If you are you looking to hire the Best Mexico Destination Wedding Photographer to capture the essence of your wedding day in Mexico, you can find us here. We would love to help you craft and document your most magical day in Mexico.

Let us help you document the wedding of your dreams.



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