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9 things to do at a Mexico Airport Layover

The only thing that can be more tiring than airport procedures is a layover. But fret no more. Mexico Airport has got you covered with its various offerings catering to all types of passengers.

Here are 9 things you can do at The Mexico Airport on your next layover.

1.    Take the Aerotrén

As the name suggest, the Mexico Airport offers a train ride connecting the two terminals at the airport. It built on elevated tracks & gives an aerial view of the airport. It operates from 5 am to 11 pm & requires a boarding pass to be accessible.


2.    Hit the bar

Want to take a break? Enjoy the runway view with your favourite drink at the Carlos Place Hotel bar. You can find the best Mexican Beers, Tequilas, Margaritas, Martinis & more. The Tacos & Sushi here are also to die for.


3.    Let the books come to your rescue:

Are you a bookworm? Then be spoilt for choice at the Fondo de Cultura Económica. They are the leading intellectual publishers in Mexico & host two stores at the Airport with a wide range of books by Spanish & international writers.


4.    Get that adrenaline rush:

Obtain a 9 dollar pass & get access to a gym & swimming pool at the Camino Real Aeropuerto Hotel. The hotel also has a salon & spa so relax while you await your next flight.


5.    You are what you eat:

Choose a healthy snack over the airport fast food with Nutrisa. It is famous for sandwiches, fruit smoothies and frozen yogurt. Their menu is also travel friendly so you can choose take-outs such as snack bars & vitamin-enhanced fruit drinks.


6.    Time for some bling:

Love jewellery? The Silver Designer won’t disappoint you. It boasts of jewellery crafted with locally mined silver from the silver hub of Taxco City & be it modern designs or ethnic Mexican flair that you looking for, the store won’t disappoint you.


7.    Go Shop:

From pre-columbian history to ever evolving Mexican rich culture, everything is captured in clothing in accessories at the Pineda Covalin store. Here you will find ties, shoes, scarves, bags & more. You will also find Aztec and folk images embellish earrings and cuff links in silver.


8.    Go back in time:

There are exhibition centers located at Mexico City Airport, Terminal 2 which give an overview of the Mexican ecosystem (Flora,Fauna), its aviation history as well as the visual arts depicting its culture. Mexico’s prestigious national institute of Anthropology & History runs ongoing exhibits here & it’s open for visitors 24 hrs a day, 365 days a year.


9.    Early bird gets the pancake:

In case you have an early morning layover, you can make the best use of it at the Sala 21 snack bar. Grab hold of your morning newspaper, choose from a variety of delicious pancakes, sip on your coffee & enjoy the sun rise against the towing planes on the runway.


So here was a list of things to do at the Mexican Airport. Let us know your views on the same in the comments section. In case you are looking for a particular service during your layover or any service related to arrivals or departure, feel free to get in touch with us.


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