21 days in Mexico Itinerary

21 days in Mexico Itinerary

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21 days in Mexico Itinerary

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
Drive:  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.
Explore hidden gems such as Chileno Beach and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Get outdoors at Dolphin & Whale Watching and Shark Diving. There's much more to do: explore the activities along Bay of Cabo San Lucas, get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, kick back and relax at Playa del Amor, and get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour.

For reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Cabo San Lucas holiday maker site .

Krakow, Poland to Cabo San Lucas is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time (CET) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 8 hours. 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. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to go by car to La Paz.

Things to do in Cabo San Lucas

Outdoors Tours Beaches
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Shark Diving
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): get outside with Outdoor Activities, then kick back and relax at Balandra Beach, and then get outside with HarkerBoard co.. Keep things going the next day: head off the coast to Isla Espiritu Santo and then get outside with Playa El Tecolote (Tecolote Beach).

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read La Paz route website .

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, you will find days in La Paz are somewhat warmer (44°C), and nights are about the same (28°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to Puerto Vallarta.

Things to do in La Paz

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Isla Espiritu Santo ©
Isla Espiritu Santo
Playa El Tecolote (Tecolote Beach) ©

2
nights
Puerto Vallarta

Boasting a coastline made for perfectly framed photographs of romantic sunsets, Puerto Vallarta continuously ranks among the world's top tourist resorts.
Step off the beaten path and head to Nuevo Vallarta Beach and Kayaking & Canoeing. Get in touch with nature at Swim with Dolphins and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. The adventure continues: head off the coast to Marietas Islands and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Puerto Vallarta vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from La Paz to Puerto Vallarta takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. While traveling from La Paz, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Puerto Vallarta, ranging from highs of 37°C to lows of 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel to Cozumel.

Things to do in Puerto Vallarta

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

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

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.
Get in touch with nature at Scuba & Snorkeling and Paradise Beach Cozumel. Step off the beaten path and head to Palancar Reef and Punta Sur Eco Beach Park. There's still lots to do: see the vivid underwater world at Columbia Reef, view the masterpieces at Galo Art Studio, go deep with a submarine tour, and head outdoors with The Money Bar Beach Club.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Cozumel road trip planner.

You can fly from Puerto Vallarta to Cozumel in 6.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Puerto Vallarta to Cozumel. In July, daytime highs in Cozumel are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to drive to Tulum.

Things to do in Cozumel

Outdoors Wildlife Parks
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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 Paradise Beach and Climbing Tours. Get outdoors at Scuba & Snorkeling and Gran Cenote. Change things up with a short trip to Aktun Chen in Akumal (about 36 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: stop by Kaahal Home Tulum.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Tulum trip itinerary maker site .

Drive from Cozumel to Tulum in 2.5 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
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Climbing Tours
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach

4
nights
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Playa Delfines and National Reef Park of Puerto Morelos. Get outdoors at Shark Diving and La Isla Shopping Village. There's more to do: see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour and get outside with Outdoor Activities.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Cancun tour itinerary builder website .

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. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cancun

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

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

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