Visitors are flocking to Cancun in increasing numbers, the latest airport traffic figures reveal.
2.08 Million Passengers Visit Cancun Airport in March 2018
According to the latest data released by Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste (ASUR), which manages Cancun International Airport, the total number of passengers rose by 14.5% in March of this year to reach 2.08 million domestic and international visits.
International Passengers Up 10.7%
International passengers comprised 1.56 million of the 2.08 million, indicating a 10.7% rise in international passengers to Cancun.
Surge Follows 9.6% Rise in 2017
The positive figures follow a 9.6% rise in traffic last year, amounting to a total of 5.97 million passengers.
Positive News for Cancun Real Estate Investors
The surge in airport traffic figures provides a large and expanding pool of potential rental guests for vacation home owners across the region.
This is great news for owners of real estate in Cancun and other parts of Quintana Roo including Playa del Carmen, Tulum and the Riviera Maya who are looking to generate income from their investments in the area.
Hotel Occupancy Levels Also Very High
Recent hotel occupancy levels have also been very encouraging.
During the peak Easter season hotels in and around Cancun reported occupancy levels averaging 90%.
With high occupancy levels often resulting in higher levels of income, this news also bodes very well for owners of units in condo hotels in the region.