21 days in Mexico Itinerary

21 days in Mexico Itinerary

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Start: Krakow
Fly:  23 h 15 min
1
Cabo San Lucas
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
La Paz
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 30 min
3
Puerto Vallarta
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
4
Cozumel
— 4 nights
+2
Taxi + Ferry + Bus:  2 h 30 min
5
Tulum
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
6
Cancun
— 4 nights
Fly:  16 h 15 min
End: Krakow

3
nights
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.
Visiting Chileno Beach and Shark Diving will get you outdoors. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Dolphin & Whale Watching and Playa del Amor. There's lots more to do: find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Santa Maria Beach, and race across the water with a speed boat tour.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Cabo San Lucas tour itinerary builder site.

Krakow, Poland to Cabo San Lucas is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. You'll gain 8 hours traveling from Krakow to Cabo San Lucas due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Krakow in July: highs in Cabo San Lucas hover around 36°C, while lows dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to drive to La Paz.

Things to do in Cabo San Lucas

Outdoors Tours Parks
Find places to stay Jun 30 — Jul 4:
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Shark Diving
Santa Maria Beach ©
Santa Maria Beach

2
nights
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.
On the 5th (Sun), see what you can catch with a fishing tour, tour the pleasant surroundings at Balandra Beach, and then get outside with HarkerBoard co.. On your second day here, head off the coast to Isla Espiritu Santo and then get outside with Playa El Tecolote (Tecolote Beach).

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the La Paz sightseeing planner.

Drive from Cabo San Lucas to La Paz in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Cabo San Lucas in July, expect nights in La Paz to be about the same, around 28°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 44°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Puerto Vallarta.

Things to do in La Paz

Outdoors Parks Tours
Find places to stay Jul 4 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
Balandra Beach ©
Balandra Beach
Isla Espiritu Santo ©
Isla Espiritu Santo

2
nights
Puerto Vallarta

Puerto Vallarta ©
Boasting a coastline made for perfectly framed photographs of romantic sunsets, Puerto Vallarta continuously ranks among the world's top tourist resorts.
Take a break from the city and head to Nuevo Vallarta Beach and Marietas Islands. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Kayaking & Canoeing and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Next up on the itinerary: get close to the beloved marine mammals with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Puerto Vallarta trip planner.

You can fly from La Paz to Puerto Vallarta in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. The time zone difference moving from Mexican Pacific Standard Time (MST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is 1 hour. When traveling from La Paz in July, plan for slightly colder days in Puerto Vallarta, with highs around 37°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel to Cozumel.

Things to do in Puerto Vallarta

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trips

Nuevo Vallarta, Stand-Up Paddleboarding, Kayaking & Canoeing, Marietas Islands
Find places to stay Jul 6 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Nuevo Vallarta Beach ©
Nuevo Vallarta Beach
Kayaking & Canoeing
Swim with Dolphins

4
nights
Cozumel

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.
Escape the urban bustle at Scuba & Snorkeling and Fishing Charters & Tours. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Palancar Reef and Punta Sur Eco Beach Park. The adventure continues: explore the gorgeous colors at Columbia Reef, head outdoors with The Money Bar Beach Club, go deep with a submarine tour, and take in the dramatic natural features at Santa Rosa Wall.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Cozumel trip itinerary app.

Traveling by flight from Puerto Vallarta to Cozumel takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In July, daily temperatures in Cozumel can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to Tulum.

Things to do in Cozumel

Outdoors Wildlife Parks
Find places to stay Jul 9 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Santa Rosa Wall ©
Santa Rosa Wall
Palancar Reef ©
Palancar Reef
Columbia Reef ©
Columbia Reef

3
nights
Tulum

The only Mayan site built to overlook the ocean, Tulum remains a coastal paradise preserving the last vestiges of a pre-Hispanic civilization.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Aktun Chen and Gran Cenote. Get outdoors at Scuba & Snorkeling and Paradise Beach. There's more to do: get outside with Outdoor Activities and look for gifts at Kaahal Home Tulum.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Tulum trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of taxi and bus from Cozumel to Tulum takes 3.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Tulum can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Cancun.

Things to do in Tulum

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Scuba & Snorkeling, Aktun Chen
Find places to stay Jul 13 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Climbing Tours
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach

4
nights
Cancun

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.
Step out of the city life by going to Shark Diving and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Explore hidden gems such as National Reef Park of Puerto Morelos and Playa Delfines. There's more to do: race across the water with a speed boat tour and buy something for everyone on your list at La Isla Shopping Village.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Cancun trip builder app.

You can drive from Tulum to Cancun in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. July in Cancun sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cancun

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

National Reef Park of Puerto Morelos
Find places to stay Jul 16 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
National Reef Park of Puerto Morelos ©
National Reef Park of Puerto Morelos
Shark Diving
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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