4 days in Mexico City & Cancun Itinerary

4 days in Mexico City & Cancun Itinerary

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Mexico City
— 2 nights
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Cancun
— 1 night
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Mexico City

— 2 nights

City of Palaces

Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.
On the 29th (Thu), see the interesting displays at Museo Frida Kahlo, step into the grandiose world of Chapultepec Castle, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica de Santa Maria de Guadalupe, and finally get a new perspective on nature at Museo Nacional de Antropologia. On the 30th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana), then explore the ancient world of Museo del Templo Mayor, then admire the striking features of National Palace (Palacio Nacional), and finally make a trip to Zocalo.

For photos, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Mexico City trip itinerary planning app.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Mexico City. In March, daytime highs in Mexico City are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. On the 31st (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly to Cancun.

Things to do in Mexico City

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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Cancun

— 1 night
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.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Cancun route planner.

You can fly from Mexico City to Cancun in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Mexico City to Cancun is 1 hour. In March, Cancun is a bit warmer than Mexico City - with highs of 32°C and lows of 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Cancun

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours
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