4 days in Mexico City & Cancun Itinerary

4 days in Mexico City & Cancun Itinerary

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4 days in Mexico City & Cancun Itinerary

Mexico City
Mexico City
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
Cancun
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
Mexico City

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Mexico City

Mexico City ©
Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Thu): examine the collection at Frida Kahlo Museum, contemplate the long history of Chapultepec Castle, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica de Santa Maria de Guadalupe, and finally examine the collection at National Museum of Anthropology (Museo Nacional de Antropologia). On the next day, delve into the distant past at Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana), explore the ancient world of Templo Mayor Museum, then get engrossed in the history at National Palace (Palacio Nacional), and finally get to know the fascinating history of Zocalo.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Mexico City travel itinerary planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Mexico City. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in March, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Sat) to allow time for travel to Cancun.

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Palacio de Bellas Artes ©
Palacio de Bellas Artes
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Frida Kahlo Museum

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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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sun): get close to the beloved marine mammals with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Cancun trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Mexico City to Cancun takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Mexico City to Cancun is 1 hour. Traveling from Mexico City in March, things will get a bit warmer in Cancun: highs are around 32°C and lows about 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

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