5 days in Mexico Itinerary

5 days in Mexico Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tulum
— 3 nights
2
Cancun
— 1 night

3
nights
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.
When in Tulum, make a side trip to see Xcaret in Playa del Carmen, approximately Playa del Carmen away. There's lots more to do: explore the ancient world of Tulum Archaeological Site, find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, look for gifts at Kaahal Home Tulum, and enjoy breathtaking views from Tulum Tower.

For maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Tulum tour planner.

Tampa, USA to Tulum is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Tampa in March, plan for a bit warmer nights in Tulum, with lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Cancun.

Things to do in Tulum

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Xcaret
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Xcaret ©
Xcaret
Tulum Archaeological Site ©
Tulum Archaeological Site
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

1
night
Cancun

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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

Before you visit Cancun, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can drive from Tulum to Cancun in 2 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or take a bus. In March in Cancun, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cancun

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Zipline

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