45 days in Quintana Roo Itinerary

45 days in Quintana Roo Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Quintana Roo trip planner

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Cancun
— 9 nights
Ferry
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Isla Mujeres
— 6 nights
Ferry to Puerto Juárez, Bus to Bacalar
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Bacalar
— 4 nights
Drive
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Mahahual
— 5 nights
Drive
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Sian Ka'an
— 1 night
Drive
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Tulum
— 12 nights
Drive to Calica, Ferry to Cozumel
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Cozumel
— 7 nights
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Cancun

— 9 nights
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.
BlueTrippers has been added to your itinerary. When in Cancun, make a side trip to see Tequila Factory Cancun and Villas in Puerto Morelos, approximately Puerto Morelos away. There's still lots to do: browse the different shops at La Isla Shopping Village, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Tortugas, whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Delfines.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Cancun trip itinerary site.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Cancun. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in March, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel to Isla Mujeres.

Things to do in Cancun

Outdoors · Golf · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 9 — 18:

Isla Mujeres

— 6 nights
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.
Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 24th (Wed) at Kin Ha (Antes Parque de los Suenos). And it doesn't end there: explore the ancient world of Punta Sur, explore the gorgeous colors at El Farito, pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia Del Sagrado Corazon, and make a trip to Women's Beading Cooperative.

For where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Isla Mujeres trip website.

Ride a ferry from Cancun to Isla Mujeres in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. March in Isla Mujeres sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 24°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to travel to Bacalar.

Things to do in Isla Mujeres

Parks · Theme Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Mar 18 — 24:

Bacalar

— 4 nights
Bacalar is the municipal seat and largest city in Bacalar Municipality (until 2011 a part of Othón P. Blanco Municipality) in the Mexican state of Quintana Roo, about 40km north of Chetumal, at 18° 40' 37" N, 88° 23' 43" W. In the 2010 census the city had a population of 11,084 people. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bacalar: Chetumal (Dzibanche & Mayan World Adventures). There's much more to do: explore the activities along Lake Bacalar, contemplate the long history of Fuerte San Felipe Bacalar, relax and rejuvenate at Masajes Txape, and head outdoors with Estromatolitos.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Bacalar day trip planning website.

Getting from Isla Mujeres to Bacalar by combination of ferry and bus takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry and car. While traveling from Isla Mujeres, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Bacalar, ranging from highs of 38°C to lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Mahahual.

Things to do in Bacalar

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 24 — 28:

Mahahual

— 5 nights
A growingly popular destination on Mexico's Caribbean coast, for most of its history Mahahual remained a tiny fishing village well off the beaten path.
Take a break from Mahahual with a short trip to Parque Nacional de Arrecifes in Xcalak, about 1h 20 min away. Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 2nd (Fri) at Maya, Lost Mayan Kingdom. The adventure continues: catch some excitement at Mayahual Golf Carts in Costa Maya, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, kick back and relax at Pez Quadro Beach Club, and go for a stroll along the water at Costa Maya Port.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Mahahual road trip planner.

You can drive from Bacalar to Mahahual in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March in Mahahual, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 24°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to travel to Sian Ka'an.

Things to do in Mahahual

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Theme Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Mar 28 — Apr 2:

Sian Ka'an

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Sian Ka'an online sightseeing planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Mahahual to Sian Ka'an. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Tulum.

Things to do in Sian Ka'an

Wildlife · Parks
Find places to stay Apr 2 — 3:
Highlights from your trip

Tulum

— 12 nights
The only Mayan site built to overlook the ocean, Tulum remains a coastal paradise preserving the last vestiges of a pre-Hispanic civilization.
Get out of town with these interesting Tulum side-trips: Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá (in Coba), Playa del Carmen (Gaston Charo Art Gallery Playa del Carmen, Xcaret, &more) and EcoRanchoMayamar (in Akumal). There's lots more to do: delve into the distant past at Tulum Archaeological Site, find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, Head underground at Cenotes Sac Actun, and stroll through LabnaHa Cenotes & Eco Park.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Tulum trip maker website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Sian Ka'an to Tulum. In April, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel to Cozumel.

Things to do in Tulum

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 3 — 15:

Cozumel

— 7 nights
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.
Cozumel is known for wildlife, outdoors, and theme parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, tour the pleasant surroundings at Faro Celerain Ecological Reserve, explore the gorgeous colors at Chankanaab Reef, and get in on the family fun at Discover Mexico Park Cozumel.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Cozumel itinerary builder.

Do a combination of car and ferry from Tulum to Cozumel in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. In April, daytime highs in Cozumel are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cozumel

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Tours
Find places to stay Apr 15 — 22:

Quintana Roo travel guide

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Scuba & Snorkeling · Zipline · Theme Parks
One of Mexico's 31 states, Quintana Roo features a long Caribbean shoreline dotted with numerous modern tourist resorts, as well as small settlements preserving their traditional way of life and resisting the pitfalls of mass tourism. Cancun remains one of the most popular places to visit in Quintana Roo, but this area also boasts many less-crowded destinations made for vacationers seeking a bit of tranquility and lots of sunshine. The state also encompasses several islands, sheltering a varied native wildlife and serving as cozy retreats for anyone wishing to spend their Quintana Roo vacation fishing, diving, snorkeling, and basking on pristine sands.