Reynosa medical tourism guide and specialists
(Border city with McAllen, Tx.)
Reynosa has experienced tremendous growth in recent years, especially in the industrial
sector, bringing hundreds of businessmen looking to start investing in the city, this has
caused Reynosa to become one of the most important urban centers along the US-Mexico border.
The city shares its borders with McAllen, Texas, creating a perfect opportunity for
international tourists looking for the most qualified and trained doctors in the region;
giving them an easy-crossing option to Reynosa in their cars or walking, this location
offers its visitors a wide selection of accommodations on both cities to stay during their
entire medical treatment.
One of the great things about Reynosa is the way it mixes many aspects of Mexican and
American cultures together; take for example Parque Cultural Reynosa, it offers many
exhibits showcasing the talents of local and international artists, including paintings,
concerts, photography, and even theater plays, allowing you to have a taste of both worlds
in just a single location.
The gastronomy of Reynosa has greatly benefited from its close proximity to the sea, this
means that you will find all of the steaks and cuts of beef that characterize the north of
Mexico, along with a wide variety of fresh and delicious seafood; our recommendations are to
try the traditional Cabrito and have some pieces of Chicharron de Pescado.
With an abundance of activities for all ages in Reynosa, you can go to Reynosa’s Cathedral
or the Historic Museum to discover the history of the city; spend the day watching a soccer
game or improving your golfing skills, and if you’re traveling with your family, spend the
afternoon in a relaxing boat ride in Reynosa’s Zoo, the possibilities are endless.
You can pay with US dollars and credit or debit cards on most restaurants and
establishments. Remember that if you pay with USD the exchange rate will be lower, we
recommend that you turn your currency into Mexican pesos by visiting a foreign exchange
agency, a bank or an ATM.
In Reynosa, you will discover the best of Mexico and North America, start your medical
journey today, the city will welcome you with open arms, ensuring that you have the best
vacations you could wish for.
Top medical specialists in Reynosa
Reynosa general information
*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 Matamoros
Calle Constitución No. 1 Colonia Jardín Matamoros, Tamaulipas 87330
Assistance to U.S. citizen
From the United States:
Consulate of Canada in Monterrey
Torre Gomez Morin 955 Ave. Gomez Morin No. 955, Suite 404 Col. Montebello 66279 San Pedro
Garza Garcia, N.L. – Mexico
Assistance to Canadian citizen
To have the best experience in Reynosa we recommend taking the same precautions that you
would when traveling to a new city, like avoid walking alone after dark or travel on remote
roads during the night.
Crossing the border
Approximate time to cross the border at peak hours (4pm-6pm)
Hidalgo Texas Port of Entry
Vehicle: 1:10 hrs.
Pedestrian: 1 min.
US Fee: -
Arriving by land
It is really simple to drive into Reynosa, you only have to cross the Hidalgo Texas Port of
Entry, the bridge will directly take you to the city. Before you arrive at Reynosa, consult
with your car insurance provider if you are covered in Mexico.
Distance to McAllen, TX. (Approx.)
South Padre Island - 91.5 miles
Corpus Christi - 179 miles
San Antonio - 261 miles
Houston - 369 miles
Austin - 334 miles
How to move around the city
The city is very easy to navigate in your car, but you can also walk in the city, or request
a taxi or an Uber.
If your trip will take you outside the city limits, around 20 to 30 kilometers from the
entry points, we suggest you check the following link:
Arriving by air
You have the option of flying directly to McAllen, TX. Or Reynosa, Tamp.
Reynosa’s airport offers transportation services into town via taxis or shuttle, the prices
for a trip to most locations within the city can range from $10 – $30 USD.
If you arrive at McAllen International Airport, you can go to one of the car rental
companies near the airport to directly drive to Reynosa, we suggest that you consult with
the company to learn if they can cover you in the Mexican side of the border.
Common flights to McAllen, TX. (Approx.)
Dallas 1:35 Hrs.
Houston 1:15 Hrs.
Las Vegas 2:55 Hrs.
Where to stay?
You have the option of staying in Reynosa or in McAllen; You will find a large selection of
hotels and motels on either city, with prices between $30 and $80 US Dollars per night.
Casa de la Tierra
International Museum of Art & Science
McAllen Nature Center
Palm View Golf
Veteran’s War Memorial
Places you can drive from Reynosa (Approx.)
Matamoros - 55.3 miles
Monterrey - 136 miles
Tampico - 317 miles
To visit these places, you can book a tour or rent a car. Remember to check with your American car insurance or your rental car company if you are covered.
If you are looking for more information about destinations, events, concerts or the many activities in the city
Feria Tam Reynosa
Date: March and April
Venue: Parque Cultural
Grito de Independencia
Date: September 15
Venue: Plaza Miguel Hidalgo
For more information about the events, please check their official website or social media.
Traveling to Reynosa for dental implants and services
Kurt Schaefer on November 24, 2021