9 days in Mexico Itinerary

9 days in Mexico Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Indianapolis
Fly:  9 h 15 min
1
Mexico City
— 2 nights
Shuttle:  1 h 30 min
2
Puebla
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
3
Playa del Carmen
— 4 nights
Fly:  7 h 30 min
End: Indianapolis

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.
On the 22nd (Fri), examine the collection at Museo Frida Kahlo, thenget engrossed in the history at Museo Nacional de Antropologia, thenadmire the masterpieces at Palacio de Bellas Artes, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Zocalo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat): see the interesting displays at Museo del Tiempo Tlalpan, take a stroll through San Angel, and then wander the streets of La Condesa.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Mexico City online trip itinerary planner.

Indianapolis, USA to Mexico City is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Indianapolis to Mexico City due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Indianapolis in November, with highs in Mexico City at 72°F and lows at 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to take a shuttle to Puebla.

Things to do in Mexico City

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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Museo Frida Kahlo ©
Museo Frida Kahlo
Museo Nacional de Antropologia ©
Museo Nacional de Antropologia
Palacio de Bellas Artes ©
Palacio de Bellas Artes

2
nights
Puebla

Puebla ©
Recognized as a World Heritage Site thanks to its photogenic colonial buildings, Puebla remains one of Mexico's top destinations for architecture enthusiasts.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): get to know the fascinating history of Centro Historico de Tlaxcala and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ex-Convento de San Gabriel. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Templo San Francisco Acatepec, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Templo de San Francisco, and then don't miss a visit to Zocalo.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Puebla trip maker website.

Traveling by shuttle from Mexico City to Puebla takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 74°F in November, and nighttime lows around 47°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to travel to Playa del Carmen.

Things to do in Puebla

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trips

San Pedro Cholula, Centro Historico de Tlaxcala
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Ex-Convento de San Gabriel ©
Ex-Convento de San Gabriel
Zocalo ©
Zocalo
Templo San Francisco Acatepec ©
Templo San Francisco Acatepec

4
nights
Playa del Carmen

The tourist hub of the popular Mayan Riviera, upscale Playa del Carmen remains the jewel of Mexico's Caribbean coastline.
Appreciate the collections at 3D Museum of Wonders and Museo Frida Kahlo. Tulum Archaeological Site and Ek Balam will appeal to history buffs. And it doesn't end there: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, pause for some serene contemplation at Nuestra Senora del Carmen Catholic Church, cast your line with a fishing tour, and stroll through Chikin Ha.

To find ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Playa del Carmen online sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Puebla to Playa del Carmen in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 1 hour. While traveling from Puebla, expect somewhat warmer days and warmer nights in Playa del Carmen, ranging from highs of 81°F to lows of 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Playa del Carmen

Wildlife Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Tulum Archaeological Site, Scuba & Snorkeling, Ek Balam
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Ek Balam
Ek Balam
Tulum Archaeological Site ©
Tulum Archaeological Site

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