7 days in Mexico Itinerary

7 days in Mexico Itinerary

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7 days in Mexico Itinerary

Start: Toronto
+2
Fly + taxi + ferry:  7​h 45​min
1
Playa del Carmen
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
2
Mexico City
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Toronto

3
nights
Playa del Carmen

Playa del Carmen ©
The tourist hub of the popular Mayan Riviera, upscale Playa del Carmen remains the jewel of Mexico's Caribbean coastline.
Family-friendly places like Xel-Ha and La Isla Shopping Village will thrill your kids. Step out of Playa del Carmen with an excursion to Tulum Archaeological Site in Tulum--about 1 hour away. It doesn't end there: make a splash at Xcaret Park and make a trip to Quinta Avenida.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Playa del Carmen day trip tool .

Toronto, Canada to Playa del Carmen is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and ferry. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In July, Playa del Carmen is somewhat warmer than Toronto - with highs of 35°C and lows of 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Mexico City.

Things to do in Playa del Carmen

Adventure Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Tulum Archaeological Site, Xel-Ha Park by Xcaret, La Isla Shopping Village
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Tulum Archaeological Site ©
Tulum Archaeological Site
Xcaret Park ©
Xcaret Park
La Isla Shopping Village ©
La Isla Shopping Village

3
nights
Mexico City

Mexico City ©
Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.
Mexico City is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Museo Nacional de Antropologia, take in the spiritual surroundings of Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana), take a peaceful walk through Bosque de Chapultepec, and explore the world behind art at Palacio de Bellas Artes.

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Traveling by flight from Playa del Carmen to Mexico City takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Playa del Carmen in July; daily highs in Mexico City reach 27°C and lows reach 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Mexico City

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan Estacionamiento Puerta 5
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Museo Nacional de Antropologia ©
Museo Nacional de Antropologia
Palacio de Bellas Artes ©
Palacio de Bellas Artes

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