Tepic medical tourism guide and specialists

Tepic, Nayarit provides a genuine Mexican experience without the bustle of more touristy destinations. Its natural beauty, cuisine, historical sites and art will make a pleasant and welcoming medical tourism visit.
Local weather: 28.21 °C
The city is located between the pacific ocean and the Sierra Madre Occidental which serves as a getaway to the Riviera Nayarit, a coastal destination known for its beautiful beaches, luxury resorts, and water activities. Compared to other cities, Tepic offers a tranquil atmosphere, making it an ideal destination for those seeking a calm recovery or a respite from the hustle and bustle of daily life.

Tepic has a tropical climate. During the dry season (November to April) the weather is generally warm and pleasant, with temperatures ranging from around 20°C (68°F) to 30°C (86°F). And the wet season (May to October) a higher humidity and regular rainfall its expected, with temperatures ranging around 30°C (86°F) and 20°C (68°F).

Tepic has become an emerging hub for medical tourism. Known for its excellent healthcare facilities and skilled medical professionals, Tepic offers a range of specialized treatments and procedures with board-certified doctors.

You can pay with 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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Top medical specialists in Tepic
Bariatric surgery

Tepic 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. Consular Agency in Vallarta
Paseo de los Cocoteros #85 Sur Paradise Plaza Interior Local L-7 Nuevo Vallarta, Nayarit C.P. 63732
Assistance to U.S. citizen
From Mexico:
Tel: 334-624-2102
From the United States:
Tel: 1-844-528-6611
Consular Agency of Canada in Puerto Vallarta
Plaza Peninsula, Local Sub F Boulevard Francisco Medina Ascencio 2485 Zona Hotelera Norte 48300 Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco - Mexico
Assistance to Canadian citizen
From :
Tel: 322-293-0098
From the United States:
Tel: 011-52-322-293-0098
Safety tips
We suggest applying the usual safety measures you'd employ when exploring any unfamiliar city. This includes refraining from walking or traveling during late hours, and staying vigilant and aware of your surroundings at all times.
Arriving by air
Most flights to Tepic “Amado Nervo International Airport” from the United States or Canada are through connecting flights. It has a range of services and facilities, including shops, restaurants, shuttle services, and car rental agencies.
Common flights to vallarta (Approx.)
Mexico City - 1:37 Hrs.
Tijuana - 2:33 Hrs.
How to move around the city
Transportation in Tepic, Nayarit includes buses, taxis, interurban buses, and online ride-sharing apps. We recommend using taxi services or ride-sharing apps, as public transportation may be less convenient and slower.
Where to stay?
In Tepic, you can find a variety of accommodation options ranging from budget to luxury. The average price for a budget hotel or hostel is around $20-40 USD per night, while mid-range hotels range from $50-100 USD per night.
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Additional information
Tepic attractions
Museo Amado Nervo
Cerro de la Cruz
Templo de la Cruz de Zacate
Mercado Juan Escutia
Places you can drive from Tepic (Approx.)
San Blas - 33 miles
Tequila - 92 miles
Guayabitos beach - 60 miles
Nuevo Vallarta - 95 miles
It should be kept in mind that travel durations while driving can differ due to factors such as traffic, road conditions, and other variables. Furthermore, certain locations might require a specialized vehicle like a 4x4 or a boat to be reached.
General information
If you are looking for more information about destinations, events, concerts or the many activities in the city
Tepic Attractions
Tepic Attractions
Tepic Attractions
Tepic Events
Noche de Museos Tepic
Museum night
Date: May
Venue: Varies per event
Tepic Events
Expo Feria Ixtlán
Date: September
Venue: Ixtlán del Río, Nayarit
Tepic Events
Festival Cultural Amado Nervo
Cultural festival
Date: November
Venue: Varies per event
For more information about the events, please check their official website or social media.
Recent articles
Bariatric Surgery Clinic in Tepic for Medical Tourism
Doctores Especialistas on December 08, 2023
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