19 days in Jalpan de Serra, Queretaro City & Mexico City Itinerary

19 days in Jalpan de Serra, Queretaro City & Mexico City Itinerary

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19 days in Jalpan de Serra, Queretaro City & Mexico City Itinerary

Start: Jalpan de Serra
1
Jalpan de Serra
— 13 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Queretaro City
— 2 nights
3
Mexico City
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
End: Jalpan de Serra

13
nights
Jalpan de Serra

Jalpan de Serra ©
Get in touch with nature at Huasteca Potosina and Tolantongo Caves. Finca Sala Vive by Freixenet Mexico and De Cote Casa Vitivinicola are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Change things up with these side-trips from Jalpan de Serra: Xilitla (Edward James sculptor garden, Las Pozas, Sotano De Las Golondrinas, & more), Cadereyta de Montes (Jardin Botanico Regional de Cadereyta & Hacienda Tovares) and Ezequiel Montes (Viñedos La Redonda, Museo de la Mascara, & more).

To find ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Jalpan de Serra sightseeing website .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airports are Licenciado Benito Juarez International Airport, Querétaro Intercontinental Airport and Ponciano Arriaga International Airport. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Jalpan de Serra

Parks Nature Wineries

Side Trips

Ezequiel Montes, Tamasopo, Xilitla, Pinal de Amoles, Aquismon
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Huasteca Potosina ©
Huasteca Potosina
Tamul Waterfalls ©
Tamul Waterfalls

2
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Queretaro City

Queretaro City ©
With a World Heritage-listed town center, Queretaro offers plenty of colonial charm appealing to visitors looking to add a bit of history and culture to their vacation.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Museo Regional, then pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia de Santa Rosa de Viterbo, then see the interesting displays at Mask Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parroquia de San Miguel Arcangel. Keep things going the next day: get to know the fascinating history of Teatro de la Republica, contemplate the long history of Plaza de Armas, and then explore the striking landscape at La Pena de Bernal.

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Queretaro City sightseeing planner .

Traveling by car from Jalpan de Serra to Queretaro City takes 3.5 hours. In May in Queretaro City, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 55°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Mexico City.

Things to do in Queretaro City

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

San Miguel de Allende
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Parroquia de San Miguel Arcangel ©
Parroquia de San Miguel Arcangel
La Pena de Bernal ©
La Pena de Bernal
Museo Regional ©
Museo Regional

3
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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 28th (Tue), explore the world behind art at Palacio de Bellas Artes, then get to know the fascinating history of Zocalo, then examine the collection at Frida Kahlo Museum, and finally take a stroll through Coyoacan. On the 29th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape of Chapultepec Park and then get to know the fascinating history of Historic Center (Centro Historico).

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Mexico City online visit planner .

Traveling by car from Queretaro City to Mexico City takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of taxi and flight. When traveling from Queretaro City in May, plan for slightly colder days in Mexico City, with highs around 79°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Mexico City

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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Palacio de Bellas Artes ©
Palacio de Bellas Artes
Museo Nacional de Antropologia ©
Museo Nacional de Antropologia
Museo de Frida Kahlo ©
Museo de Frida Kahlo