5 days in Mexico Itinerary

5 days in Mexico Itinerary

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5 days in Mexico Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  22​h 45​min
1
Mexico City
— 1 night
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  6​h 30​min
2
Tulum
— 1 day
+2
bus + foot + Fly:  25​h
End: Sydney

1
night
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 7th (Tue): get to know the fascinating history of Zocalo, explore the world behind art at Palacio de Bellas Artes, then see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional de Antropologia, and finally see the interesting displays at Museo Frida Kahlo.

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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 and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 16 hours traveling from Sydney to Mexico City. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Sydney in January: highs in Mexico City hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough 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
Palacio de Bellas Artes ©
Palacio de Bellas Artes
Museo Frida Kahlo ©
Museo Frida Kahlo

1
day
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): identify plant and animal life at LabnaHa Cenotes & Eco Park, explore the ancient world of Tulum Archaeological Site, and then stop by Kaahal Home Tulum.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Tulum trip itinerary site .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Mexico City to Tulum in 6.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Mexico City to Tulum. When traveling from Mexico City in January, plan for a bit warmer days in Tulum, with highs around 30°C, while nights are much hotter with lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tulum

Parks Wildlife 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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