6 days in Yucatan Itinerary

6 days in Yucatan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Merida
— 3 nights
2
Valladolid
— 2 nights

3
nights
Merida

Merida ©
Yucatan's busy capital, Merida remains a mid-sized urban center offering an impressive list of cultural activities, eclectic nightlife, and a chance to see tropical examples of French and Italian architecture.
Head to Galeria Tataya and Galeria La Eskalerafor some retail therapy. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Uxmal and La Sala Art Gallery. Take a break from Merida with a short trip to Convento de San Antonio de Padua in Izamal, about 1h 5 min away. It doesn't end there: look for gifts at Taller Maya and steep yourself in history at Mayapan Archaeological Zone.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Merida visit planner.

Dallas, USA to Merida is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Dallas to Merida due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Dallas in May; daily highs in Merida reach °F and lows reach °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to drive to Valladolid.

Things to do in Merida

Shopping Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Uxmal, Convento de San Antonio de Padua
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Uxmal ©
Uxmal
Mayapan Archaeological Zone ©
Mayapan Archaeological Zone
Convento de San Antonio de Padua ©
Convento de San Antonio de Padua

2
nights
Valladolid

Valladolid ©
One of the gateways to the ruins of Chichen Itza, Valladolid boasts plenty of historic charm and offers a range of tourist-oriented services that ensure pleasant holidays in this area.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): take in the dramatic natural features at Cenote Ik kil, thensteep yourself in history at Chichen Itza, and then contemplate the long history of Ek Balam.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Valladolid route planner.

Getting from Merida to Valladolid by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or take a bus. While traveling from Merida, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Valladolid, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Valladolid

Museums Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Chichen Itza, Ek Balam
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Chichen Itza ©
Chichen Itza
Ek Balam
Ek Balam
Casa de los Venados ©
Casa de los Venados

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