31 days in Mexico Itinerary

31 days in Mexico Itinerary

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1
Cozumel
— 5 nights
2
Playa del Carmen
— 7 nights
3
Bacalar
— 4 nights
4
Holbox Island
— 1 day
5
Isla Mujeres
— 4 nights
6
Cancun
— 7 nights

5
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.
You'll explore and learn at Museo de la Isla de Cozumel and Galo Art Studio. Do some cultural sightseeing at San Gervasio Mayan Archaeological Site and Punta Molas Faro. There's still lots to do: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, fulfill a lifelong dream with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience, kick back and relax at Punta Sur Eco Beach Park, and see the vivid underwater world at Palancar Reef.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Cozumel driving holiday planning tool.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Cozumel is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. You'll gain 7 hours traveling from Tel Aviv to Cozumel due to the time zone difference. In September, daily temperatures in Cozumel can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to catch the ferry to Playa del Carmen.

Things to do in Cozumel

Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Palancar Reef ©
Palancar Reef
Playa Palancar Cozumel Beach Club ©
Playa Palancar Cozumel Beach Club

7
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.
Head to Balam Art On Feathers and Art Gallery Miniaturefor some retail therapy. Popular historic sites such as Tulum Archaeological Site and Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá are in your itinerary. Venture out of the city with trips to Akumal Beach (in Akumal) and Tulum (Mayan Beach, Paradise Beach, &more). There's lots more to do: kick your exploration up a notch at Xel-Ha Park by Xcaret, view the masterpieces at Art Gallery Casa Tzutuhil, admire the masterpieces at Museo Frida Kahlo, and explore the galleries of Gaston Charo Art Gallery Playa del Carmen.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Playa del Carmen trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by ferry from Cozumel to Playa del Carmen takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in September, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a shuttle to Bacalar.

Things to do in Playa del Carmen

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Tulum, Akumal Beach, Xel-Ha Park by Xcaret, Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá
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Xel-Ha Park by Xcaret ©
Xel-Ha Park by Xcaret
Tulum Archaeological Site ©
Tulum Archaeological Site
Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá ©
Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá

4
nights
Bacalar

Bacalar ©
Bacalar is the municipal seat and largest city in Bacalar Municipality (until 2011 a part of Othón P. Get some historical perspective at Pyramid of the Masks and Dzibanche. Get some cultural insight at Fuerte de San Felipe and Zona Arqueologica De Chaachoben. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bacalar: Mahahual (Maya Chan Beach, Colleen's Magnetic Jewelry, &more). Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Lake Bacalar.

To see reviews and more tourist information, use the Bacalar journey planner.

Traveling by shuttle from Playa del Carmen to Bacalar takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Playa del Carmen, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Bacalar, ranging from highs of 39°C to lows of 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can travel to Holbox Island.

Things to do in Bacalar

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Mahahual, Dzibanche, Pyramid of the Masks, Zona Arqueologica De Chaachoben
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Maya Chan Beach ©
Maya Chan Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Lake Bacalar ©
Lake Bacalar

1
day
Holbox Island

Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Holbox Island sightseeing site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Bacalar to Holbox Island. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Bacalar in October: highs in Holbox Island hover around 35°C, while lows dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel to Isla Mujeres.

Things to do in Holbox Island

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife
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Dolphin & Whale Watching

4
nights
Isla Mujeres

Isla Mujeres ©
Tiny municipal seat of an eponymous island, each season Isla Mujeres swells to bursting with international tourists coming here to swim, snorkel, dive, fish, and sail.
Get some cultural insight at Punta Sur and Iglesia Del Sagrado Corazon. Get in touch with nature at Playa Norte and Speed Boats Tours. And it doesn't end there: paddle through the water with Garrafon Natural Reef Park, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, raise your glass at Isla Brewing Company, and meet the residents at Tortugranja.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Isla Mujeres driving holiday planner.

Explore your travel options from Holbox Island to Isla Mujeres with the Route module. October in Isla Mujeres sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Cancun.

Things to do in Isla Mujeres

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
Find places to stay Oct 4 — 8:
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Playa Norte ©
Playa Norte
Punta Sur ©
Punta Sur
Scuba & Snorkeling

7
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.
Visit Playa Delfines and Playa Tortugas for some beach relaxation. La Isla Shopping Village and Museo del Automovil Antiguo del Sureste are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Spend the 11th (Fri) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. The adventure continues: play a few rounds at Moon Palace Golf Course, get outside with Selvatica, delve into the distant past at Zona Arqueologica El Rey, and take in the exciting artwork at Antaras Onix.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Cancun trip builder site.

Traveling by ferry from Isla Mujeres to Cancun takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. In October, daytime highs in Cancun are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cancun

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trip

Zona Arqueológica El Meco
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Swim with Dolphins
La Isla Shopping Village ©
La Isla Shopping Village
Selvatica ©
Selvatica

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