6 days in Mexico City & Los Cabos Itinerary

6 days in Mexico City & Los Cabos Itinerary

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Mexico City
— 2 nights
Cabo San Lucas
— 3 nights


Mexico City

— 2 nights

City of Palaces

Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.
Change things up with a short trip to Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve in Sian Ka'an (about 13h 30 min away). There's still lots to do: take an in-depth tour of Museo Nacional de Antropologia, contemplate the long history of Basilica de Santa Maria de Guadalupe, explore the galleries of Museo del Templo Mayor, and admire the masterpieces at Palacio de Bellas Artes.

For ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Mexico City tour itinerary tool.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Mexico City. July in Mexico City sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Cabo San Lucas.

Things to do in Mexico City

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 20 — 22:

Cabo San Lucas

— 3 nights
One of Mexico's premier vacation spots, Cabo San Lucas lures pleasure seekers with its trendy restaurant scene, raucous nightlife, and, of course, picture-perfect beaches.
Cabo San Lucas is known for wildlife, nightlife, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at El Arco de Cabo San Lucas, steep yourself in history at Church of Saint Luke, look for gifts at Caboholic Store & Activity Center, and fulfill a lifelong dream with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Cabo San Lucas trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Mexico City to Cabo San Lucas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, car, and ferry; or drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Mexican Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Mexico City in July, you will find days in Cabo San Lucas are a bit warmer (36°C), and nights are much hotter (30°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cabo San Lucas

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jul 22 — 25:

Los Cabos travel guide

Swim with Dolphins · Fishing Charters & Tours · Nightlife
Land's End
A place of striking contrasts, Los Cabos provides easy access to diverse landscapes that include picturesque coastlines, mountains, and deserts. Known as "Land's End" because of its location at the southern tip of Baja California, this ultimate seaside retreat offers over 350 annual days of sunshine and a sandy shore that extends from the Pacific Ocean to the Sea of Cortes. Cabo San Lucas and San Jose del Cabo remain the most popular places to visit in Los Cabos, offering a good blend of outdoor activities and nighttime entertainment. Between those two towns lies the so-called "Corridor," a stretch of coastline where all-inclusive resorts and trendy hotels ensure rewarding holidays in Los Cabos for every type of tourist.