3 days in Tampico & Mexico City Itinerary

3 days in Tampico & Mexico City Itinerary

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Tampico
— 1 day
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Mexico City
— 2 nights
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Tampico — 1 day

Tampico is a city and port in the southeastern part of the state of Tamaulipas, Mexico. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): explore the activities along Laguna del Carpintero, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Miramar, and then take in the waterfront at Las Escolleras.

To find where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Tampico day trip planning website.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Tampico. Expect a daytime high around 40°C in August, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can drive to Mexico City.
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Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches
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Mexico City — 2 nights

City of Palaces

Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): appreciate the extensive heritage of Zocalo, then admire the masterpieces at Palacio de Bellas Artes, then learn more about the world around you at Museo Nacional de Antropologia, and finally don't miss a visit to Museo Frida Kahlo. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Museo del Templo Mayor, steep yourself in history at Basilica de Santa Maria de Guadalupe, then step into the grandiose world of Chapultepec Castle, and finally appreciate the history behind Monumento a la Independencia.

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Mexico City online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Tampico to Mexico City takes 6 hours. Traveling from Tampico in August, you will find days in Mexico City are little chillier (28°C), and nights are colder (16°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can go by car back home.
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Historic Sites · Museums
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