3 days in Mexico City Itinerary

3 days in Mexico City Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Mexico City Trip Planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

View / edit route

1
Mexico City
— 2 nights

2
nights
Mexico City

Mexico City ©
Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.
Get a sense of the local culture at Templo Mayor Museum and Zocalo. Get some historical perspective at Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana) and Basilica de Santa Maria de Guadalupe. Go for a jaunt from Mexico City to San Juan Teotihuacan to see Zona Arqueologica Teotihuacan about 1h 15 min away. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Frida Kahlo Museum, explore the world behind art at Palacio de Bellas Artes, steep yourself in history at Chapultepec Castle, and get a sense of history and politics at National Palace (Palacio Nacional).

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Mexico City trip itinerary builder.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airports are Licenciado Benito Juarez International Airport, Licenciado Adolfo Lopez Mateos International Airport and Querétaro Intercontinental Airport. Expect a daytime high around 75°F in March, and nighttime lows around 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mexico City

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Zona Arqueologica Teotihuacan
Find places to stay Mar 23 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Zona Arqueologica Teotihuacan ©
Zona Arqueologica Teotihuacan
Museo Nacional de Antropologia ©
Museo Nacional de Antropologia
Palacio de Bellas Artes ©
Palacio de Bellas Artes

Similar Plans

5 days in San Juan Teotihuacan & Mexico City BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Mexico City BY A USER FROM CANADA May, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 5 days in Mexico City BY A USER FROM MEXICO July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Mexico City BY A USER FROM MEXICO July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Mexico City BY A USER FROM MEXICO April, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, teens, kids, culture, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Mexico City BY A USER FROM MEXICO April, beaches, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, beaches, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 6 days in Mexico City BY A USER FROM CANADA April, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 13 days in France & Mexico City BY A USER FROM MEXICO April, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 5 days in Mexico City BY A USER FROM ARGENTINA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 4 days in Mexico City BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 4 days in San Juan Teotihuacan & Mexico City BY A USER FROM COSTA RICA March, popular sights PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 5 days in Cuernavaca & Mexico City BY A USER FROM GUATEMALA April, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans