General Information

Congress Venue

Fiesta Americana Merida

Paseo Montejo No. 451
Esq. Av. Colon Col. Centro, Merida, 97127, MX
+52 (999) 942 1111

Property Location

With a stay at Fiesta Americana – Merida in Merida (Paseo de Montejo), you’ll be minutes from Casa Montes Molina Museum and U.S. Consulate Merida. This 4-star hotel is within close proximity of Plaza de Toros de Merida and Anthropology and History Museum.


Near Merida
Mérida-Manuel Crescencio Rejón (MID):
The distance from Mérida-Manuel Crescencio Rejón airport to the centre of Merida is 6.068 Km



Fiesta Americana Mérida



Domestic and International
Airport: (999) 964 17 40
Call Center: 1 800 237 6639

United Airlines

International Flights
Flights: Houston
Paseo Montejo No. 437 x 29, Stand 3, Downtown Area
Phone: 01 (999) 926 31 00 and 01 (999) 23 33
Toll free reservations: 01 800 900 5000


Domestic flights
Flights: México D.F.
Fiesta Americana Local 71, Calle 56 No. 451
Phone: 01(999) 925 68 14, and 01(999)925 37 27
Reservaciones: 01 800 011 23 45


Domestic flights
Flights: México D.F.
Calle 21 No. 104 B between 22 and 24, Magnitur Headquarters at Colonia Itzimna
Phone: 01 (999) 926 09 88
Call center: 01 800 201 14 04


Domestic flights
Flights: Villahermosa, Veracruz y Cancún
Call center ventas y reservaciones: 01 (998) 881 94 00
Toll free: 01 800 962 92 47

Viva Aerobus

Flights: Monterrey, Guadalajara y México D.F.
Interior Aeropuerto Internacional de Mérida Carretera Mérida-Umán x s/n Km. 4.5
Call center: 01 81 82 150 150
Toll free: (999)946-25-16


Domestic and International
Toll free: 01 800 122 8000


The official language of The International Basal Ganglia Society Meeting is English.


The climate in Yucatan is warm and humid. The extension of rain is long and goes from May to January, although it is not unusual that it rains during the dry months like February, March and April. The hottest months are April and May, where the temperature can go up to 40° C.

Visa Requirements

IBAGS 2017 Participants are requested to consult the Mexican Embassy or Consulate in their home country or with their travel agency for specific details relating to visa requirements. It is the responsibility of the participant to obtain a visa if required. Participants can email meeting [email protected]  for an invitation letter for visa purposes.

​Liability & Insurance

The Congress Secretariat and Organizers cannot accept liability for personal accidents or loss of or damage to private property of participants. Participants are advised to take out their own personal travel and health insurance for their trip.

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