15 days in Yucatan Itinerary

15 days in Yucatan Itinerary

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15 days in Yucatan Itinerary

Start: Ljubljana
Shuttle + Fly:  20​h 30​min
1
Merida
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Uxmal
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Valladolid
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Rio Lagartos
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  21​h 45​min
End: Ljubljana

5
nights
Merida

Merida ©
Yucatan's busy capital, Merida remains a mid-sized urban center offering an impressive list of cultural activities, eclectic nightlife, and a chance to see tropical examples of French and Italian architecture.
Merida is known for historic sites, museums, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Paseo de Montejo, delve into the distant past at Dzibilchaltún, get a taste of life in the country at Hacienda Sotuta de Peon, and contemplate the long history of Mayapan Mayan Ruins.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Merida trip itinerary maker website .

Ljubljana, Slovenia to Merida is an approximately 20.5-hour combination of shuttle and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Ljubljana to Merida is minus 6 hours. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from Ljubljana in September, with highs in Merida at 39°C and lows at 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can drive to Uxmal.

Things to do in Merida

Historic Sites Tours Museums
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Merida Cathedral ©
Merida Cathedral
Ruta Puuc ©
Ruta Puuc
Gran Museo del Mundo Maya ©
Gran Museo del Mundo Maya

2
nights
Uxmal

Uxmal ©
On the 12th (Sat), explore the fascinating underground world of Grutas de Calcehtok, head outdoors with Mirador de Muna, then delve into the distant past at Kabah, and finally don't miss a visit to Uxmal. On your second day here, contemplate the long history of Hacienda Yaxcopoil, explore the striking landscape at Cenote Yaal Utzil, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Cenote Kankirixche.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Uxmal travel route planning website .

Getting from Merida to Uxmal by car takes about 1.5 hours. In September in Uxmal, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 27°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel to Valladolid.

Things to do in Uxmal

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kabah, Mirador de Muna, Hacienda Yaxcopoil, Cenote Yaal Utzil, Cenote Kankirixche
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Uxmal ©
Uxmal
Kabah ©
Kabah
Grutas de Calcehtok ©
Grutas de Calcehtok

4
nights
Valladolid

Valladolid
One of the gateways to the ruins of Chichen Itza, Valladolid boasts plenty of historic charm and offers a range of tourist-oriented services that ensure pleasant holidays in this area.
Get out of town with these interesting Valladolid side-trips: Ek Balam (in Ek Balam Village), Chichen Itza (Chichen Itza & Cenote Ik kil) and Ek Balam (in Temozon). There's much more to do: Head underground at Zazil Tunich, see the interesting displays at Museo de Ropa Etnica de Mexico -- MUREM, take in the dramatic natural features at Cenote Samula, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de San Servasio.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Valladolid trip simple and quick.

Getting from Uxmal to Valladolid by car takes about 3 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Valladolid can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can drive to Rio Lagartos.

Things to do in Valladolid

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Temozon, Chichen Itza, Ek Balam
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Ek Balam
Ek Balam
Cenote Ik kil ©
Cenote Ik kil
Chichen Itza ©
Chichen Itza

2
nights
Rio Lagartos

Rio Lagartos ©
On the 18th (Fri), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario de los Santos Reyes, capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Las Coloradas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Sat): stroll through Granja de Cocodrilos Itzamkanac and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Parque Natural Ria Lagartos.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Rio Lagartos tour builder .

Drive from Valladolid to Rio Lagartos in 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rio Lagartos

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trip

Santuario de los Santos Reyes
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Parque Natural Ria Lagartos ©
Parque Natural Ria Lagartos
Photography Tours
Las Coloradas ©
Las Coloradas

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