9 days in Yucatan Itinerary

9 days in Yucatan Itinerary

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Start: Antalya
Fly:  25 h
1
Merida
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
2
Valladolid
— 2 nights
Drive:  30 min
3
Temozon
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Rio Lagartos
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  22 h 15 min
End: Antalya

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Palacio de Gobierno del Estado de Yucátan, thenmake a trip to Paseo de Montejo, thenexamine the collection at Gran Museo del Mundo Maya, and finally contemplate the long history of Merida Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas and then make a trip to Ruta Puuc.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Merida day trip app.

Antalya, Turkey to Merida is an approximately 24-hour flight. You'll gain 8 hours traveling from Antalya to Merida due to the time zone difference. Expect much warmer temperatures when traveling from Antalya in February; daily highs in Merida reach 38°C and lows reach 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can go by car to Valladolid.

Things to do in Merida

Spas Museums Historic Sites
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Spas
Ruta Puuc ©
Ruta Puuc
Merida Cathedral ©
Merida Cathedral

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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): take in the exciting artwork at Casa de los Venados, explore the fascinating underground world of Cenote Xkeken, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de San Servasio. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape at Cenote Ik kil, thenexplore the ancient world of Chichen Itza, thenexplore the striking landscape at Cenote Zaci, and finally don't miss a visit to Palacio Municipal.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Valladolid trip planner.

Getting from Merida to Valladolid by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or take a bus. Traveling from Merida in February, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 28°C in Valladolid. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to drive to Temozon.

Things to do in Valladolid

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trip

Chichen Itza
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Chichen Itza ©
Chichen Itza
Cenote Ik kil ©
Cenote Ik kil
Casa de los Venados ©
Casa de los Venados

2
nights
Temozon

Temozon
Temozón Municipality is one of the 106 subdivisions of the State of Yucatán in Mexico. On the 9th (Sun), explore the ancient world of Ek Balam and then steep yourself in history at Ek Balam. On the 10th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the waterfront views at X'Canche Cenote and then Head underground at Cenote Hubiku.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Temozon trip planner.

Temozon is just a short distance from Valladolid. In February, daily temperatures in Temozon can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Rio Lagartos.

Things to do in Temozon

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Ek Balam Village
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Ek Balam
Ek Balam
Ek Balam ©
Ek Balam
Cenote Hubiku ©
Cenote Hubiku

1
night
Rio Lagartos

Rio Lagartos ©
Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): stroll through Parque Natural Ria Lagartos and then explore the activities along Las Coloradas.

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You can drive from Temozon to Rio Lagartos in 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rio Lagartos

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Parque Natural Ria Lagartos ©
Parque Natural Ria Lagartos
Las Coloradas ©
Las Coloradas

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