18 days in Mexico Itinerary

18 days in Mexico Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Mexico holiday builder

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

18 days in Mexico Itinerary

Start: Guayaquil
Fly:  5​h 30​min
1
Mexico City
— Few hours
shuttle:  7​h 30​min
2
Oaxaca
— 3 nights
shuttle:  7​h
3
Mexico City
— 7 nights
bus:  4​h 45​min
4
Morelia
— 4 nights
bus:  4​h 45​min
5
Mexico City
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Guayaquil

few
hours
Mexico City

Mexico City
Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.
To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Mexico City itinerary planner.

Guayaquil, Ecuador to Mexico City is an approximately 6-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Guayaquil to Mexico City. Traveling from Guayaquil in October, things will get little chillier in Mexico City: highs are around 26°C and lows about 14°C. On the 20th (Sun), you're off toOaxaca.

Things to do in Mexico City

Tours Museums Nightlife
Find places to stay Oct 19 — 20:

3
nights
Oaxaca

Oaxaca ©
Capital city of the eponymous state, Oaxaca relies heavily on its colonial charm, its core a maze of tree-shaded alleys flanked by photogenic mansions, government buildings, and old churches.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Templo de Santo Domingo de Guzman. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Monte Alban and then don't miss a visit to Hierve el Agua.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Oaxaca trip planner .

You can fly from Mexico City to Oaxaca in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. When traveling from Mexico City in October, plan for somewhat warmer days in Oaxaca, with highs around 33°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Mexico City.

Things to do in Oaxaca

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Find places to stay Oct 20 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Templo de Santo Domingo de Guzman ©
Templo de Santo Domingo de Guzman
Monte Alban ©
Monte Alban
Hierve el Agua ©
Hierve el Agua

7
nights
Mexico City

Mexico City ©
Explore Mexico City's surroundings by going to Rosary Chapel (Capilla del Rosario) (in Puebla), Palacio de Gobierno del Estado de Tlaxcala (in Tlaxcala) and Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan Estacionamiento Puerta 5 (in San Juan Teotihuacan). Explore Mexico City further: see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional de Antropologia, make a trip to Zocalo, delve into the distant past at Museo del Templo Mayor, and browse the exhibits of Museo Frida Kahlo.

For reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Mexico City trip itinerary planning app .

You can fly from Oaxaca to Mexico City in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a shuttle. When traveling from Oaxaca in October, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Mexico City: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 14°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 30th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Morelia.

Things to do in Mexico City

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Rosary Chapel (Capilla del Rosario), Palacio de Gobierno del Estado de Tlaxcala, Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan Estacionamiento Puerta 5
Find places to stay Oct 23 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Museo Nacional de Antropologia ©
Museo Nacional de Antropologia
Palacio de Bellas Artes ©
Palacio de Bellas Artes
Museo Frida Kahlo ©
Museo Frida Kahlo

4
nights
Morelia

Morelia ©
Morelia is a city and municipality in the north central part of the state of Michoacán in central Mexico. Venture out of the city with trips to Uruapan (Telares Uruapan & Parque Nacional Barranca del Cupatitzio) and Templo de la Compania de Jesus (in Patzcuaro). And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Catedral de Morelia, examine the collection at Museo Del Dulce, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Guadalupe Sanctuary, and wander the streets of Centro Historico de Morelia.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Morelia trip itinerary planning app .

Traveling by flight from Mexico City to Morelia takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Mexico City in October: highs in Morelia hover around 31°C, while lows dip to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Mexico City.

Things to do in Morelia

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trips

Uruapan, Templo de la Compania de Jesus
Find places to stay Oct 30 — Nov 3:
Highlights from your plan
Centro Historico de Morelia ©
Centro Historico de Morelia
Catedral de Morelia ©
Catedral de Morelia
Guadalupe Sanctuary ©
Guadalupe Sanctuary

2
nights
Mexico City

See some other sides of Mexico City: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, admire the masterpieces at Museo de Arte Popular, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and see the interesting displays at Museo Memoria y Tolerancia.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Mexico City tour itinerary maker .

You can fly from Morelia to Mexico City in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Morelia in November, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Mexico City: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mexico City

Museums Tours Historic Sites
Find places to stay Nov 3 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Palacio Postal
Palacio Postal

Similar Plans

25 days in Mexico BY A USER FROM HUNGARY December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 19 days in Mexico BY A USER FROM ROMANIA December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in United States, Canada & Mexico BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA October, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 20 days in Mexico BY A USER FROM MEXICO October, culture, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 21 days in Mexico BY A USER FROM CANADA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 22 days in Mexico BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND May, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 55 days in Mexico BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 21 days in Mexico BY A USER FROM INDIA January, culture, outdoors, romantic, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, romantic, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 31 days in Central America & Mexico BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 60 days in Mexico BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 28 days in Mexico BY A USER FROM CHILE October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 17 days in Mexico BY A USER FROM ARGENTINA September, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy
View more plans