6 days in Yucatan Itinerary

6 days in Yucatan Itinerary

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6 days in Yucatan Itinerary

Start: Dallas
Fly:  12​h 45​min
1
Merida
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Valladolid
— 2 nights
+2
bus + shuttle + Fly:  9​h 30​min
End: Dallas

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.
Shop till you drop at Galeria Tataya and La Sala Art&Design Gallery. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Uxmal and Convento de San Antonio de Padua. Next up on the itinerary: explore the galleries of Galeria La Eskalera, stop by Taller Maya, and delve into the distant past at Mayapan Mayan Ruins.

To find reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Merida trip planner .

Dallas, USA to Merida is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Dallas in May; daily highs in Merida reach 99°F and lows reach 75°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can drive to Valladolid.

Things to do in Merida

Shopping Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Convento de San Antonio de Padua, Uxmal
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Uxmal ©
Uxmal
Mayapan Mayan Ruins ©
Mayapan Mayan Ruins
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.
On the 22nd (Fri), explore the striking landscape at Cenote Ik kil, then delve into the distant past at Chichen Itza, and then explore the ancient world of Ek Balam.

To see where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Valladolid trip maker .

You can drive from Merida to Valladolid in 2 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Merida in May: highs in Valladolid hover around 94°F, while lows dip to 80°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

Shopping Nature Museums

Side Trips

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

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