October 18, Cancun stays green at the state traffic light – After a week of being green at the COVID-19[feminine[feminine state traffic light, Cancun continues in the same way. On October 11, Gov. Carlos Joaquin announced that the northern part of Quintana Roo state would be green at the state traffic light. The municipalities that make up this area are: Cancun, Playa del Carmen, Puerto Morelos, Tulum and Lazaro Cardenas. The most touristic destinations in the Mexican Caribbean, the color change will contribute to the recovery of tourism.
According to the governor, this achievement does not mean that the pandemic is over, it means that we must take care of ourselves more than ever and strictly follow the whole health process so as not to turn yellow at the epidemiological traffic light. Therefore, the opening of activities and the capacity allowed will not be total.
The use of masks is still mandatory indoors.
Only essential activities related to grocery stores, hospitals, legislative services and security will be opened 100%.
85% want to operate accounting, administrative and professional services, sale of equipment and computers.
80% open congresses and conventions, exhibitions and conventions in outdoor areas. In enclosed spaces, they open to 60%.
Also, 80% open hotels, restaurants, historic sites, theme parks, golf courses and tourist services. Also, 80% of public beaches and parks, cinemas and theaters, shopping malls, department stores, hairdressers and beauty salons, religious services, real estate, manufacturing.
60%, casinos and 50% bars, nightclubs, discos, entertainment centers, dining rooms, etc.
Cancun Airport Operations
Despite the low season in the Mexican Caribbean, Cancun airport surpassed its pre-pandemic number last September. During the summer, Cancun Airport operations benefited from the large influx of tourists arriving at the tourist destination, which resulted in an increase in expected figures. As a consequence, Cancun International Airport it broke records at its airline facilities and became one of the most popular airports for post-pandemic travel. Although the airport had a few days with a smaller influx, it did not affect its performance.
One of the advantages of changing the epidemiological traffic light is that some countries open their borders to Mexico. As an example, the United Kingdom removed Mexico from its red list for the risk of COVID-19, so British Airways announced that it will resume its flights to Cancun on October 22, with a daily flight to the most important tourist destination in Mexico.
As things got better COVID-19[feminine[feminine There are more airlines deciding to return to Cancun and the tourism industry is increasingly recovering from the pandemic.