5 days in Cuernavaca & Mexico City Itinerary

5 days in Cuernavaca & Mexico City Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Mexico City
Bus:  1 h
1
Cuernavaca
— 1 night
Bus:  1 h
2
Mexico City
— 2 nights
End: Mexico City

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Cuernavaca

Cuernavaca ©
Cuernavaca is the capital and largest city of the state of Morelos in Mexico. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): explore the ancient world of Archaeological Zone of Xochicalco and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Tepozteco. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the striking features of Palacio de Cortes, then contemplate the long history of Robert Brady Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of the Asencion (Catedral de la Asuncion), and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Garden Borda Cultural Center.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Cuernavaca online itinerary maker.

Mexico City to Cuernavaca is an approximately 1.5- hour bus ride. You can also drive. Traveling from Mexico City in April, things will get somewhat warmer in Cuernavaca: highs are around 38°C and lows about 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can catch the bus to Mexico City.

Things to do in Cuernavaca

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Tepozteco
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Archaeological Zone of Xochicalco ©
Archaeological Zone of Xochicalco
Robert Brady Museum ©
Robert Brady Museum
Tepozteco ©
Tepozteco

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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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Museo Nacional de Antropologia and Museo del Templo Mayor. Your inner history buff will appreciate Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan Estacionamiento Puerta 5 and Zocalo. There's lots more to do: take a peaceful walk through Bosque de Chapultepec, explore the world behind art at Palacio de Bellas Artes, stop by Tinta Naranja Urban Gallery, and examine the collection at Museo Frida Kahlo.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Mexico City day trip planning site.

Getting from Cuernavaca to Mexico City by bus takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Cuernavaca in April; daily highs in Mexico City reach 31°C and lows reach 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mexico City

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan Estacionamiento Puerta 5
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Bosque de Chapultepec ©
Bosque de Chapultepec
Museo Nacional de Antropologia ©
Museo Nacional de Antropologia

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