Ajijic medical tourism guide and specialists

Ajijic will quickly turn into one of your favorite destinations for Medical tourism; its traditional streets and architecture only help to highlight the natural beauty of Chapala Lake and its surroundings, turning this small city into the ideal vacation destination for patients looking to get the best medical treatments in Mexico in a magical town where relaxation is part of your trip.
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In this “Pueblo Mágico,” you’ll find some of the most extensive and multicultural art galleries in the region, combining classical Mexican techniques with the creativity of many talented artists. There are also festivals to enjoy all year long, like February’s Carnaval, “Día del Charro” or “Día de Muertos”, which are full of color and amazing food, giving you a firsthand look into Mexico’s diverse culture, and you don’t have to worry about missing out, most businesses are able to speak English and will make sure you’re having an amazing experience.

Visit Ajijic and get the most relaxing medical vacations with a friendly staff, several locations to discover and plenty of food to enjoy; what more could you ask for?

You can pay with US dollars, Credit/Debit cards on most restaurants and establishments. If you pay with cash the exchange rate will be lower, it’s better to visit a foreign exchange agency, a bank or an ATM to turn your currency into Mexican pesos.
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Ajijic general information

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*Main tourist attractions points and our suggested places.

Information about Embassies, Consulates or Consular Agencies for U.S. and Canadian citizens.
In case of emergency or general assistance to citizens traveling in Mexico please contact the nearest embassy, consulate or consular agency.
U.S. Consulate in Guadalajara
Progreso 175 Col. Americana, Codigo Postal 44160 Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Assistance to U.S. citizen
From Mexico:
Tel: 334-624-2102
From the United States:
Tel: 1-844-528-6611
Consulate of Canada in Guadalajara
World Trade Center Av. Mariano Otero 1249 Piso 8, Torre Pacífico Col. Rinconada del Bosque 44530 Guadalajara, Jalisco - México
Assistance to Canadian citizen
From Mexico:
Tel: 33-1818-4200
From Canada:
Tel: 011-52 33-1818-4200
Safety tips
Ajijic is no more of a risk to your safety than any other city in the world and you’re likely to enjoy a safe trip. Providing you exercise common-sense precautions as you would do in any other unfamiliar city.
Arriving by air
The Guadalajara International Airport offers easy transportation into Ajijic via the many buses, taxis, and shuttle. If you request an Uber, the driver could ask you to walk one block away from the entrances. Uber and taxis rides from the airport to most locations within the city range from $10 – $30 US dollars.

Ajijic is located about 24 miles from Guadalajara International Airport.
Common flights to Guadalajara, Jal. (Approx.)
Atlanta 3:00 Hrs.
Chicago 4:00 Hrs.
Houston 2:00 Hrs.
London 11:30 Hrs.
Los Angeles 3:30 Hrs.
Miami 3:00 Hrs.
Montreal 5:00 Hrs.
New York 5:15 Hrs.
Toronto 4:30 Hrs.
Vancouver 4:30 Hrs.
How to move around the city
Public and private transportation is very affordable and due to the high traffic and the size of the city, we would recommend using public transportation, taxi or uber.
Where to stay?
You can find a wide selection of hotels and motels with a price range of $30 - $80 USD per night.
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Additional information
Ajijic attractions
Malecon Ajijic
Tepalo waterfalls
Street Markets
Places you can drive from Guadalajara (Approx.)
Teuchitlan Mexico - 37 miles
Tequila Mexico - 40 miles
Puerto Vallarta - 190 miles
Mexico City - 340 miles

To visit these places you can rent a car or book a tour.
General information
You can visit these websites to find events, concerts and more things to do during your visit.

Cobblestone street with palm trees and lake view
Park with green bench’s and pants
Warm colorful sunset over the lake
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