16 days in Mexico Itinerary

16 days in Mexico Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Cancun
— 1 night
2
Tulum
— 3 nights
3
Temozon
— 1 night
4
Mexico City
— 1 night
5
La Paz
— 1 night
6
Cabo San Lucas
— 3 nights
7
Cozumel
— 2 nights

1
night
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.
On the 1st (Thu), skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour, thensee the interesting displays at Mayan Museum of Cancun, and then buy something for everyone on your list at La Isla Shopping Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri): have unforgettable encounters with a shark diving experience.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Cancun trip itinerary planning app.

Miami, USA to Cancun is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Cancun can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Tulum.

Things to do in Cancun

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Shark Diving
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Mayan Museum of Cancun ©
Mayan Museum of Cancun

3
nights
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Xel-Ha Park by Xcaret and Gran Cenote. Get a sense of the local culture at Tulum Archaeological Site and Art Gallery Miniature. Change things up with a short trip to Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá in Coba (about 48 minutes away). There's more to do: stroll through Paradise Beach and view the masterpieces at Balam Art On Feathers.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Tulum trip itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Cancun to Tulum takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to drive to Temozon.

Things to do in Tulum

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trips

Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá, Xel-Ha Park by Xcaret
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Tulum Archaeological Site ©
Tulum Archaeological Site
Xel-Ha Park by Xcaret ©
Xel-Ha Park by Xcaret
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach

1
night
Temozon

Temozon ©
Temozón Municipality is one of the 106 subdivisions of the State of Yucatán in Mexico. Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): browse the exhibits of Casa de los Venados, thendelve into the distant past at Ek Balam, and then delve into the distant past at Ek Balam.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Temozon online visit planner.

Drive from Tulum to Temozon in 1.5 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Tulum in August: high temperatures in Temozon hover around °C and lows are around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel to Mexico City.

Things to do in Temozon

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Casa de los Venados, Ek Balam
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Ek Balam ©
Ek Balam
Ek Balam
Ek Balam
Casa de los Venados ©
Casa de los Venados

1
night
Mexico City

Mexico City ©
Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.
On the 7th (Wed), explore the ancient world of Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan Estacionamiento Puerta 5, thenexplore the world behind art at Palacio de Bellas Artes, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Palacio Postal, and finally get engrossed in the history at Museo Nacional de Antropologia. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Museo del Templo Mayor, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Zocalo, thenexamine the collection at Museo Frida Kahlo, and finally take a stroll through Coyoacan.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Mexico City trip maker website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Temozon to Mexico City. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Temozon to Mexico City due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Temozon, expect little chillier days and much colder nights in Mexico City, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to travel to La Paz.

Things to do in Mexico City

Museums Historic Sites 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

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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): make a trip to Malecon, thenget outside with Outdoor Activities, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Balandra Beach.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the La Paz online trip builder.

Getting from Mexico City to La Paz by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, car, and ferry; or drive. Traveling from Mexico City to La Paz, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Mexico City in August; daily highs in La Paz reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can go by car to Cabo San Lucas.

Things to do in La Paz

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

3
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Playa del Amor and Santa Maria Beach. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at La Turquesa Jewelry and Art and Whimsical Art Cabo. There's still lots to do: meet some fierce fish with a shark diving experience, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Cabo San Lucas trip planner.

Traveling by car from La Paz to Cabo San Lucas takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. While traveling from La Paz, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Cabo San Lucas, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Cozumel.

Things to do in Cabo San Lucas

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

2
nights
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.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Playa de San Martin and El Mirador. Head to Galo Art Studio and Matis de morelos s.a. de.c.v.for plenty of shopping. There's lots more to do: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, cast your line with a fishing tour, take in the dramatic natural features at El Paso del Cedral Reef, and get a new perspective on nature at Museo de la Isla de Cozumel.

To find reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Cozumel tour itinerary builder.

Getting from Cabo San Lucas to Cozumel by flight takes about 9 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, ferry, car, and taxi; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and taxi. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Cabo San Lucas to Cozumel. Traveling from Cabo San Lucas in August, plan for slightly colder nights in Cozumel, with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cozumel

Wildlife Outdoors Parks
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Fishing Charters & Tours
El Paso del Cedral Reef ©
El Paso del Cedral Reef

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