22 days in Mexico Itinerary

22 days in Mexico Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Mexico City
— 3 nights
2
Puerto Vallarta
— 3 nights
3
Cozumel
— 3 nights
4
Tulum
— 4 nights
5
Sian Ka'an
— 1 night
6
Playa del Carmen
— 6 nights

3
nights
Mexico City

Mexico City
Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.
Bring the kids along to Museo Nacional de Antropologia and Palacio de Bellas Artes. Step out of Mexico City to go to San Juan Teotihuacan and see Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan Estacionamiento Puerta 5, which is approximately 1h 15 min away. The adventure continues: appreciate the extensive heritage of Zocalo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana), contemplate the long history of Basilica de Santa Maria de Guadalupe, and don't miss a visit to Museo Frida Kahlo.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Mexico City online trip builder.

Paris, France to Mexico City is an approximately 16-hour flight. Traveling from Paris to Mexico City, you'll gain 7 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Paris in February, plan for much hotter days in Mexico City, with highs around °C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel to Puerto Vallarta.

Things to do in Mexico City

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan Estacionamiento Puerta 5
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Zocalo
Zocalo
Museo Nacional de Antropologia ©
Museo Nacional de Antropologia
Palacio de Bellas Artes ©
Palacio de Bellas Artes

3
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.
Attractions like Malecon Boardwalk and Dolphin & Whale Watching make great kid-friendly stops. And it doesn't end there: head off the coast to Marietas Islands, appreciate the extensive heritage of Zona Romantica, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parish of Our Lady of Guadalupe.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Puerto Vallarta trip planner.

You can fly from Mexico City to Puerto Vallarta in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Puerto Vallarta when traveling from Mexico City in February, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Cozumel.

Things to do in Puerto Vallarta

Tours Outdoors Adventure

Side Trip

Marietas Islands
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Food Tours
Marietas Islands ©
Marietas Islands
Malecon Boardwalk ©
Malecon Boardwalk

3
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.
Family-friendly places like Scuba & Snorkeling and Cozumel Pearl Farm will thrill your kids. The adventure continues: learn more about the world around you at Museo de la Isla de Cozumel, relax in the rural setting at Rancho Universo Heal a Horse Cozumel Horse Sanctuary Non-Profit Organization, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Palancar, and find something for the whole family at Discover Mexico Park Cozumel.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Cozumel itinerary builder.

You can fly from Puerto Vallarta to Cozumel in 6.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and taxi. The time zone difference when traveling from Puerto Vallarta to Cozumel is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around °C in February, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel to Tulum.

Things to do in Cozumel

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Discover Mexico Park Cozumel ©
Discover Mexico Park Cozumel
Playa Palancar ©
Playa Palancar

4
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.
Attractions like Tulum Archaeological Site and Paradise Beach make great kid-friendly stops. Take a break from Tulum with a short trip to Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá in Coba, about 48 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: stroll through Punta Laguna Nature Reserve, view the masterpieces at Art Gallery Miniature, take in panoramic vistas at Tulum Tower, and head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Tulum online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Cozumel to Tulum by combination of taxi and bus takes about 3.5 hours. In February in Tulum, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel to Sian Ka'an.

Things to do in Tulum

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Akumal Beach, Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá
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Tulum Archaeological Site ©
Tulum Archaeological Site
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach
Akumal Beach ©
Akumal Beach

1
night
Sian Ka'an

Sian Ka'an ©
On the 19th (Wed), stroll through Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Sian Ka'an trip builder website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Tulum to Sian Ka'an. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to travel to Playa del Carmen.

Things to do in Sian Ka'an

Parks Wildlife
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Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve ©
Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve

6
nights
Playa del Carmen

Playa del Carmen ©
The tourist hub of the popular Mayan Riviera, upscale Playa del Carmen remains the jewel of Mexico's Caribbean coastline.
Attractions like Xcaret and Quinta Avenida make great kid-friendly stops. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Playa del Carmen: Ek Balam (in Ek Balam Village), Chichen Itza (Chichen Itza, Temple of the Bearded Man, &more) and Cancun (Playa Delfines & La Isla Shopping Village). There's much more to do: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, get to know the resident critters at Xaman Ha Aviary, kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and cross one thing off your bucket list with a skydiving experience.

For maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Playa del Carmen online sightseeing planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Sian Ka'an to Playa del Carmen. In February in Playa del Carmen, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Playa del Carmen

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trips

Chichen Itza, Cancun, Ek Balam
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Xcaret ©
Xcaret
Scuba & Snorkeling
La Isla Shopping Village ©
La Isla Shopping Village

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