27 days in Mexico Itinerary

27 days in Mexico Itinerary

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Mexico City
— 3 nights
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Acapulco
— 3 nights
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Uxmal
— 1 day
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Valladolid
— 3 nights
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Tulum
— 4 nights
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Cozumel
— 5 nights
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Cancun
— 6 nights

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Mexico City

Mexico City ©

City of Palaces

Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Coyoacan 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. There's much more to do: get a new perspective on nature at Museo Nacional de Antropologia, appreciate the extensive heritage of Zocalo, delve into the distant past at Museo del Templo Mayor, and view the masterpieces at Ambarte.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Mexico City trip website.

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to Mexico City is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone changes from Brasilia Standard Time (BRT) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -3 hour difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Rio de Janeiro in January, with highs in Mexico City at 24°C and lows at 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel to Acapulco.

Things to do in Mexico City

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

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Coyoacan ©
Coyoacan
Museo Nacional de Antropologia ©
Museo Nacional de Antropologia

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Acapulco

Acapulco ©
Probably one of Mexico's best-known beach resorts, Acapulco came into prominence in the mid-20th century, when it became a getaway for Hollywood movie starts and European millionaires.
Visit Barra Vieja Beach and Playa Revolcadero for some beach relaxation. Discover out-of-the-way places like Playa Ventura and La Quebrada. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Playa Pichilingue, take in the exciting artwork at Galeria Las Brisas, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Condesa.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Acapulco trip builder app.

Getting from Mexico City to Acapulco by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Mexico City in February, expect nights in Acapulco to be much hotter, around 24°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 38°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to travel to Uxmal.

Things to do in Acapulco

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trip

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Barra Vieja Beach ©
Barra Vieja Beach
Playa Condesa ©
Playa Condesa
Playa Revolcadero ©
Playa Revolcadero

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Uxmal

Uxmal ©
Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Museo de Las Momias de Santa Elena, get outside with Mirador de Muna, and then explore the ancient world of Uxmal.

For photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Uxmal journey planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Acapulco to Uxmal. The time zone difference when traveling from Acapulco to Uxmal is 1 hour. In February, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Valladolid.

Things to do in Uxmal

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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Mirador de Muna ©
Mirador de Muna
Uxmal ©
Uxmal
Museo de Las Momias de Santa Elena ©
Museo de Las Momias de Santa Elena

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Valladolid

Valladolid ©

Sultana of the East

One of the gateways to the ruins of Chichen Itza, Valladolid boasts plenty of historic charm and offers a range of tourist-oriented services that ensure pleasant holidays in this area.
Explore hidden gems such as Ek Balam and Ecopark Xtut. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Valladolid: Chichen Itza (Chichen Itza, Temple of the Bearded Man, &more) and X'Canche Cenote (in Ek Balam Village). Next up on the itinerary: explore the fascinating underground world of Cenote Xkeken and explore the activities along Cenote Maya Park.

For reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Valladolid trip planner.

You can drive from Uxmal to Valladolid in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Uxmal in February, expect a bit warmer with lows of 28°C in Valladolid. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can catch the shuttle to Tulum.

Things to do in Valladolid

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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X'Canche Cenote ©
X'Canche Cenote
Ek Balam
Ek Balam
Chichen Itza ©
Chichen Itza

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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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Paradise Beach and Cenote Taak Bi Ha. Take a break from Tulum with a short trip to Xcaret in Playa del Carmen, about 58 minutes away. Spend the 13th (Wed) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. There's much more to do: explore the ancient world of Tulum Archaeological Site, explore the galleries of Art Gallery Miniature, contemplate the waterfront views at Gran Cenote, and soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

To see more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Tulum itinerary planning site.

You can take a shuttle from Valladolid to Tulum in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Valladolid in February; daily highs in Tulum reach 31°C and lows reach 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Cozumel.

Things to do in Tulum

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

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Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach
Tulum Archaeological Site ©
Tulum Archaeological Site
Gran Cenote ©
Gran Cenote

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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.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Punta Sur Eco Beach Park and Playa Punta Chiqueros. Explore hidden gems such as Palancar Reef and Spas & Wellness. And it doesn't end there: put a fun spin on your tour with The Amazing Cozumel Race, get in on the family fun at Discover Mexico Park Cozumel, admire the masterpieces at Galo Art Studio, and have some family-friendly fun at Clear Lounge Cozumel.

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Getting from Tulum to Cozumel by combination of car and ferry takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and ferry. February in Cozumel sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Cancun.

Things to do in Cozumel

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife
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Punta Sur Eco Beach Park ©
Punta Sur Eco Beach Park
Discover Mexico Park Cozumel ©
Discover Mexico Park Cozumel
Playa Palancar Cozumel Beach Club ©
Playa Palancar Cozumel Beach Club

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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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Playa Delfines and Mayan Museum of Cancun. Visit Playa Norte and Playa Chacmool for some beach relaxation. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cancun: Isla Mujeres (El Centro, Women's Beading Cooperative, &more). There's still lots to do: buy something for everyone on your list at La Isla Shopping Village, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, steep yourself in history at Zona Arqueologica El Rey, and fulfill a lifelong dream with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience.

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Fly from Cozumel to Cancun in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In February, daily temperatures in Cancun can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cancun

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Playa Norte ©
Playa Norte
Punta Sur ©
Punta Sur
Playa Gaviota Azul ©
Playa Gaviota Azul

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