15 days in Puebla & Mexico City Itinerary

15 days in Puebla & Mexico City Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Managua
Fly + Drive:  8 h 45 min
1
Puebla
— 5 nights
Bus:  1 h 30 min
2
Mexico City
— 9 nights
Fly:  7 h
End: Managua

5
nights
Puebla

Puebla ©
Recognized as a World Heritage Site thanks to its photogenic colonial buildings, Puebla remains one of Mexico's top destinations for architecture enthusiasts.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Puebla Cathedra and Kabah. Popular historic sites such as Tonantzintla and Templo San Francisco Acatepec are in your itinerary. Change things up with these side-trips from Puebla: San Pedro Cholula (Zona Arqueológica de Cholula & Parroquia de San Andres Cholula). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rosary Chapel (Capilla del Rosario), get lost in a book at Biblioteca Palafoxiana, explore the world behind art at Museo Jose Luis Bello y Gonzales, and see the interesting displays at Amparo Museum (Museo Amparo).

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Puebla attractions planner.

Managua, Nicaragua to Puebla is an approximately 8.5- hour combination of flight and car. In January in Puebla, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can take a bus to Mexico City.

Things to do in Puebla

Museums Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

San Pedro Cholula, Tonantzintla, Kabah
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Rosary Chapel (Capilla del Rosario) ©
Rosary Chapel (Capilla del Rosario)
Tonantzintla ©
Tonantzintla
Puebla Cathedra ©
Puebla Cathedra

9
nights
Mexico City

Mexico City ©
Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.
Popular historic sites such as Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan Estacionamiento Puerta 5 and Zocalo are in your itinerary. Museo Nacional de Antropologia and Chapultepec Castle are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Venture out of the city with trips to Cuernavaca (Robert Brady Museum & Archaeological Zone of Xochicalco). There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Palacio de Bellas Artes, examine the collection at Museo Soumaya, get engrossed in the history at Museo del Templo Mayor, and get a sense of history and politics at National Palace (Palacio Nacional).

To find where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Mexico City trip builder app.

You can take a bus from Puebla to Mexico City in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or drive. In February in Mexico City, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mexico City

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

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

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