15 days in Puebla & Mexico City Itinerary

15 days in Puebla & Mexico City Itinerary

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15 days in Puebla & Mexico City Itinerary

Start: Managua
Fly:  8​h 45​min
1
Puebla
— 5 nights
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Rosary Chapel (Capilla del Rosario) and Church of Santa Maria Tonantzintla. Visit Catedral Basilica de Puebla and Church of Santo Domingo (Iglesia de Santo Domingo) for their historical value. Venture out of the city with trips to San Pedro Cholula (Santuario de la Virgen de los Remedios, Iglesia de Santa Maria Tonanzintla, & more). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Amparo Museum (Museo Amparo), explore the world behind art at Museo Jose Luis Bello y Gonzales, delve into the distant past at Kabah, and pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia Parroquial de San Jose Chiapa.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Puebla tour itinerary builder tool .

Managua, Nicaragua to Puebla is an approximately 9-hour flight. In January, daytime highs in Puebla are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Mexico City.

Things to do in Puebla

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trips

San Pedro Cholula, Kabah
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Rosary Chapel (Capilla del Rosario) ©
Catedral Basilica de Puebla ©
Catedral Basilica de Puebla
Church of Santa Maria Tonantzintla ©

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.
You'll explore and learn at Museo del Templo Mayor and Frida Kahlo Museum. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Palacio de Bellas Artes and Zona Arqueologica Teotihuacan. Venture out of the city with trips to Cuernavaca (Robert Brady Museum & Archaeological Zone of Xochicalco). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at National Museum of Anthropology, make a trip to Zocalo, step into the grandiose world of Chapultepec Castle, and get to know the fascinating history of Historic Center (Centro Historico).

For photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Mexico City online trip planner .

Traveling by car from Puebla to Mexico City takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. In February in Mexico City, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mexico City

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Cuernavaca, Zona Arqueologica Teotihuacan
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Palacio de Bellas Artes ©
Palacio de Bellas Artes
National Museum of Anthropology ©
National Museum of Anthropology
Zona Arqueologica Teotihuacan ©
Zona Arqueologica Teotihuacan

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