15 days in Mexico Itinerary

15 days in Mexico Itinerary

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Cancun
— 1 night
2
Chichen Itza
— 1 night
3
Sian Ka'an
— 1 night
4
Tulum
— 3 nights
5
Cozumel
— 3 nights
6
Mexico City
— 4 nights

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): buy something for everyone on your list at La Isla Shopping Village.

To see where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Cancun trip planner.

London, UK to Cancun is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is minus 5 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from London in July, with highs in Cancun at 36°C and lows at 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to drive to Chichen Itza.

Things to do in Cancun

Outdoors · Parks · Tours
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Swim with Dolphins
La Isla Shopping Village ©
La Isla Shopping Village
Parroquia de Cristo Resucitado ©
Parroquia de Cristo Resucitado

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Chichen Itza

Chichen Itza ©
Featuring the largest archeological site of the ancient Mayan civilization, Chichen Itza remains one of the most visited tourist destinations in Mexico.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): delve into the distant past at La Iglesia, take in the dramatic natural features at Cenote Ik kil, explore the ancient world of Plataforma de Venus, then explore the ancient world of Chichen Itza, then delve into the distant past at The Ossuary, and finally explore the ancient world of Temple of the Bearded Man.

To find maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Chichen Itza trip maker site.

Drive from Cancun to Chichen Itza in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Chichen Itza can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Sian Ka'an.

Things to do in Chichen Itza

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature
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Chichen Itza ©
Chichen Itza
Cenote Ik kil ©
Cenote Ik kil
The Ossuary ©
The Ossuary

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Sian Ka'an

Sian Ka'an ©
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Thu): stroll through Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve.

To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Sian Ka'an tour planner.

Explore your travel options from Chichen Itza to Sian Ka'an with the Route module. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel to Tulum.

Things to do in Sian Ka'an

Parks · Wildlife
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Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve ©
Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve

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Tulum

Tulum ©
The only Mayan site built to overlook the ocean, Tulum remains a coastal paradise preserving the last vestiges of a pre-Hispanic civilization.
Balam Art On Feathers and Art Gallery Miniature will appeal to museum buffs. Visit Paradise Beach and Akumal Beach for some beach relaxation. There's much more to do: kick your exploration up a notch at Xel-Ha Park by Xcaret, stroll through LabnaHa Cenotes & Eco Park, and explore the ancient world of Tulum Archaeological Site.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Tulum travel route builder.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Sian Ka'an to Tulum. In July, daytime highs in Tulum are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Cozumel.

Things to do in Tulum

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Akumal Beach, Xel-Ha Park by Xcaret
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Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach
Xel-Ha Park by Xcaret ©
Xel-Ha Park by Xcaret
Tulum Archaeological Site ©
Tulum Archaeological Site

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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 out of the city life by going to Scuba & Snorkeling and Cozumel Pearl Farm. There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Palancar Cozumel Beach Club, put a fun spin on your tour with The Amazing Cozumel Race, explore the ancient world of Zona Arqueológica del Cedral, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Santa Rosa Wall.

For more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Cozumel trip maker site.

Do a combination of car and ferry from Tulum to Cozumel in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. In July, daily temperatures in Cozumel can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to travel to Mexico City.

Things to do in Cozumel

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Santa Rosa Wall ©
Santa Rosa Wall
Playa Palancar Cozumel Beach Club ©
Playa Palancar Cozumel Beach Club

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Mexico City

Mexico City ©
Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Museo Nacional de Antropologia and Palacio de Bellas Artes. Historic Center (Centro Historico) and Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan Estacionamiento Puerta 5 will appeal to history buffs. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Museo Frida Kahlo, get to know the fascinating history of Zocalo, take in the exciting artwork at Arto Otra, and steep yourself in history at Basilica de Santa Maria de Guadalupe.

Plan a Mexico City trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Cozumel to Mexico City takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Cozumel to Mexico City is minus 1 hour. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Cozumel in July; daily highs in Mexico City reach 27°C and lows reach 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Mexico City

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan Estacionamiento Puerta 5
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Museo Nacional de Antropologia ©
Museo Nacional de Antropologia
Palacio de Bellas Artes ©
Palacio de Bellas Artes

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