5 days in Mexico Itinerary

5 days in Mexico Itinerary

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Start: Sydney
Fly:  22 h 45 min
1
Mexico City
— 1 night
+3
Fly + Taxi + Ferry + Bus:  6 h 30 min
2
Tulum
— 1 day
+2
Bus + Foot + Fly:  25 h
End: Sydney

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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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): appreciate the extensive heritage of Zocalo, admire the masterpieces at Palacio de Bellas Artes, then take an in-depth tour of Museo Nacional de Antropologia, and finally examine the collection at Museo Frida Kahlo.

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Mexico City trip planning tool.

Sydney, Australia to Mexico City is an approximately 23- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train, bus, and flight. You'll gain 16 hours traveling from Sydney to Mexico City due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Sydney in January, plan for slightly colder days and much colder nights in Mexico City: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Tulum.

Things to do in Mexico City

Museums Historic Sites
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Museo Nacional de Antropologia ©
Museo Nacional de Antropologia
Museo Frida Kahlo ©
Museo Frida Kahlo
Zocalo
Zocalo

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Tulum

Tulum ©
The only Mayan site built to overlook the ocean, Tulum remains a coastal paradise preserving the last vestiges of a pre-Hispanic civilization.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): stroll through LabnaHa Cenotes & Eco Park, then explore the ancient world of Tulum Archaeological Site, and then stop by Kaahal Home Tulum.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Tulum trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight, ferry, and bus from Mexico City to Tulum in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Mexico City to Tulum due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Mexico City in January: highs in Tulum hover around 30°C, while lows dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tulum

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites
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Tulum Archaeological Site ©
Tulum Archaeological Site
LabnaHa Cenotes & Eco Park ©
LabnaHa Cenotes & Eco Park
Kaahal Home Tulum ©
Kaahal Home Tulum

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