6 days in Mexico Itinerary

6 days in Mexico Itinerary

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Start: Charlotte
Fly:  4 h 15 min
1
Cozumel
— 1 night
+2
Taxi + Ferry + Bus:  2 h 30 min
2
Tulum
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 30 min
3
Mexico City
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
End: Charlotte

1
night
Cozumel

Thanks to the island's outstanding scuba diving and snorkeling options, Cozumel tourism sector remains a major employer and the main source of income for this Caribbean getaway.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): make a trip to San Gervasio Mayan Archaeological Site. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, get a new perspective on nature at Museo de la Isla de Cozumel, and then partake in some friendly competition at The Amazing Cozumel Race.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Cozumel holiday planner.

Charlotte, USA to Cozumel is an approximately 7-hour flight. Traveling from Charlotte in January, expect Cozumel to be much hotter, temps between 78°F and 66°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel to Tulum.

Things to do in Cozumel

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling
San Gervasio Mayan Archaeological Site ©
San Gervasio Mayan Archaeological Site
Museo de la Isla de Cozumel ©
Museo de la Isla de Cozumel

2
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.
On the 5th (Sun), delve into the distant past at Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá, Head underground at Gran Cenote, and then delve into the distant past at Tulum Archaeological Site. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: find something for the whole family at Xcaret and then look for gifts at Kaahal Home Tulum.

For ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Tulum trip planning tool.

Getting from Cozumel to Tulum by combination of taxi and bus takes about 3.5 hours. In January in Tulum, expect temperatures between 78°F during the day and 66°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Mexico City.

Things to do in Tulum

Theme Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Xcaret, Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá
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Tulum Archaeological Site ©
Tulum Archaeological Site
Xcaret ©
Xcaret
Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá ©
Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá

2
nights
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): don't miss a visit to Museo Frida Kahlo, get a new perspective on nature at Museo Nacional de Antropologia, thenexplore the world behind art at Palacio de Bellas Artes, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana). Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Museo del Azucar, delve into the distant past at Museo del Templo Mayor, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Zocalo, and finally ponder the world of politics at National Palace (Palacio Nacional).

To find maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Mexico City online vacation planner.

Getting from Tulum to Mexico City by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Tulum to Mexico City due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Tulum, expect little chillier days and colder nights in Mexico City, ranging from highs of 69°F to lows of 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

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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