10 days in Mexico Itinerary

10 days in Mexico Itinerary

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Start: New Delhi
Fly + Taxi:  21 h 15 min
1
Cozumel
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Playa del Carmen
— 3 nights
+2
Bus + Foot + Fly:  5 h 15 min
3
Mexico City
— 3 nights
Fly:  23 h
End: New Delhi

2
nights
Cozumel

Thanks to the island's outstanding scuba diving and snorkeling options, Cozumel tourism sector remains a major employer and the main source of income for this Caribbean getaway.
On the 7th (Tue), get a new perspective on nature at Museo de la Isla de Cozumel, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then delve into the distant past at San Gervasio Mayan Archaeological Site. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Cozumel Pearl Farm and then put a fun spin on your tour with The Amazing Cozumel Race.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Cozumel travel route app.

New Delhi, India to Cozumel is an approximately 21.5- hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and taxi. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 10.5 hours. Traveling from New Delhi in January, things will get somewhat warmer in Cozumel: highs are around 30°C and lows about 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Playa del Carmen.

Things to do in Cozumel

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Scuba & Snorkeling
San Gervasio Mayan Archaeological Site ©
San Gervasio Mayan Archaeological Site
Museo de la Isla de Cozumel ©
Museo de la Isla de Cozumel

3
nights
Playa del Carmen

Playa del Carmen ©
The tourist hub of the popular Mayan Riviera, upscale Playa del Carmen remains the jewel of Mexico's Caribbean coastline.
Get out of town with these interesting Playa del Carmen side-trips: Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá (in Coba) and Tulum (Tulum Archaeological Site, Art Gallery Miniature, &more). There's still lots to do: find something for the whole family at Xcaret, make a trip to Quinta Avenida, and take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Playa del Carmen trip itinerary maker website.

Drive from Cozumel to Playa del Carmen in 2 hours. In January in Playa del Carmen, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Mexico City.

Things to do in Playa del Carmen

Theme Parks Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Tulum, Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá
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Tulum Archaeological Site ©
Tulum Archaeological Site
Xcaret ©
Xcaret
Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá ©
Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá

3
nights
Mexico City

Mexico City ©
Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): make a trip to Zocalo, then explore the world behind art at Palacio de Bellas Artes, then learn more about the world around you at Museo Nacional de Antropologia, and finally examine the collection at Museo Frida Kahlo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana), then delve into the distant past at Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan Estacionamiento Puerta 5, and then see the interesting displays at Museo del Azucar.

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Getting from Playa del Carmen to Mexico City by combination of bus and flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Playa del Carmen to Mexico City due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Playa del Carmen, expect little chillier days and colder nights in Mexico City, ranging from highs of 24°C to lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mexico City

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan Estacionamiento Puerta 5
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Museo Nacional de Antropologia ©
Museo Nacional de Antropologia
Museo Frida Kahlo ©
Museo Frida Kahlo
Zocalo
Zocalo

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