6 days in Mexico City & Los Cabos Itinerary

6 days in Mexico City & Los Cabos Itinerary

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Mexico City
— 2 nights
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Cabo San Lucas
— 3 nights
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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, pause for some serene contemplation at 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 fly 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 trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at El Arco de Cabo San Lucas, contemplate the long history of Church of Saint Luke, cast your line with a fishing tour, and go for a stroll along the water at Medano Beach.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Cabo San Lucas trip planner.

Fly from Mexico City to Cabo San Lucas in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, car, and ferry; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Mexican Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Mexico City, expect somewhat warmer days and much hotter nights in Cabo San Lucas, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to fly back home.

Things to do in Cabo San Lucas

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature
Find places to stay Jul 22 — 25:

Los Cabos travel guide

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Fishing Charters & Tours · Nightlife · Geologic Formations
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.