15 days in Mexico Itinerary

15 days in Mexico Itinerary

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15 days in Mexico Itinerary

Start: Belleville
Fly:  16​h 15​min
1
Cozumel
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Tulum
— 2 nights
3
Cancun
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  3​h 45​min
4
Uxmal
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  8​h 15​min
5
La Paz
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
6
Cabo San Lucas
— 4 nights
Fly:  18​h 30​min
End: Belleville

3
nights
Cozumel

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Columbia Reef and Punta Sur Eco Beach Park. Escape the urban bustle at Santa Rosa Wall and Palancar Reef. Next up on the itinerary: cast your line with a fishing tour, take a memorable tour with Tours, partake in some friendly competition at The Amazing Cozumel Race, and take in the exciting artwork at BALAM Art Painted on Feathers.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Cozumel online trip itinerary builder .

Belleville, USA to Cozumel is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Belleville to Cozumel is 1 hour. In July, daily temperatures in Cozumel can reach 86°F, while at night they dip to 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) to allow time to drive to Tulum.

Things to do in Cozumel

Wildlife Parks Outdoors
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Santa Rosa Wall ©
Santa Rosa Wall
Palancar Reef ©
Palancar Reef
Columbia Reef ©
Columbia Reef

2
nights
Tulum

The only Mayan site built to overlook the ocean, Tulum remains a coastal paradise preserving the last vestiges of a pre-Hispanic civilization.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): explore the fascinating underground world of Gran Cenote and then shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then Head underground at Cenotes Sac Actun, and then get outside with Cenote Tak Be Ha.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Tulum online trip builder .

You can drive from Cozumel to Tulum in 2.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Tulum are 86°F, while nighttime lows are 72°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can go by car to Cancun.

Things to do in Tulum

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trip

Scuba & Snorkeling
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Climbing Tours
Scuba & Snorkeling
Cenotes Sac Actun ©
Cenotes Sac Actun

2
nights
Cancun

Few destinations in Mexico dazzle visitors quite like Cancun, a modern resort town filled with glitzy hotels sitting on picturesque and well-developed Caribbean beaches.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): meet some fierce fish with a shark diving experience. On your second day here, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Cancun trip itinerary site .

Getting from Tulum to Cancun by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 89°F, and evening lows to 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Uxmal.

Things to do in Cancun

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Shark Diving
Dolphin & Whale Watching

1
night
Uxmal

Uxmal ©
On the 6th (Tue), examine the collection at Museo de Las Momias de Santa Elena, then get outside with Mirador de Muna, and then delve into the distant past at Uxmal.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Uxmal online journey maker .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Cancun to Uxmal. When traveling from Cancun in August, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Uxmal: temperatures range from 95°F by day to 74°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel to La Paz.

Things to do in Uxmal

Outdoors Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Museo de Las Momias de Santa Elena, Mirador de Muna
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Uxmal ©
Uxmal
Mirador de Muna ©
Mirador de Muna
Museo de Las Momias de Santa Elena ©

1
night
La Paz

It's no coincidence that La Paz means "peace" in Spanish, as this tourist center with a small-town vibe offers a tranquil atmosphere and blissfully pleasant weather throughout the year.
On the 7th (Wed), get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports and then enjoy the sand and surf at Balandra Beach.

To find ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the La Paz online tour itinerary planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Uxmal to La Paz. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 2 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 100°F, and evening lows to 78°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can drive to Cabo San Lucas.

Things to do in La Paz

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Balandra Beach ©
Balandra Beach

4
nights
Cabo San Lucas

Cabo San Lucas ©
One of Mexico's premier vacation spots, Cabo San Lucas lures pleasure seekers with its trendy restaurant scene, raucous nightlife, and, of course, picture-perfect beaches.
Relax by the water at Santa Maria Beach and Playa del Amor. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Shark Diving and Spas. There's still lots to do: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Cabo San Lucas trip site .

Traveling by car from La Paz to Cabo San Lucas takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from La Paz in August: highs in Cabo San Lucas hover around 89°F, while lows dip to 79°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cabo San Lucas

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Playa del Amor ©
Playa del Amor
Shark Diving
Santa Maria Beach ©
Santa Maria Beach

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