31 days in Estado de Mexico Itinerary

31 days in Estado de Mexico Itinerary

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San Juan Teotihuacan
— 6 nights
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Tepotzotlan
— 2 nights
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Villa del Carbon
— 1 night
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Aculco
— 2 nights
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El Oro
— 3 nights
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Valle de Bravo
— 1 night
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Metepec
— 2 nights
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Malinalco
— 13 nights
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San Juan Teotihuacan — 6 nights

Home to perhaps the most impressive of Mexico's archaeological sites, San Juan Teotihuacan provides easy access to the World Heritage-listed "City of Gods," the largest pre-Columbian urban center in the Americas.
Explore San Juan Teotihuacan's surroundings by going to Reloj Monumental de Pachuca (in Pachuca) and Prismas Basalticos (in Huasca de Ocampo). There's much more to do: explore the ancient world of Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan Estacionamiento Puerta 5, don't miss a visit to Teotihuacan Pyramids, soar above the sights with a balloon tour, and get outside with Flying Pictures Mexico.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our San Juan Teotihuacan journey maker app.

Cuetzalan del Progreso to San Juan Teotihuacan is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Tepotzotlan.
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Tepotzotlan — 2 nights

Tepotzotlán is a city and a municipality in the Mexico state of Mexico. Take a break from Tepotzotlan with a short trip to Zona Arqueologica de Tula in Tula de Allende Municipality, about 1h 10 min away. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Museo Nacional del Virreinato, pause for some serene contemplation at Temple San Francisco Javier, explore the ancient world of Arcos del Sitio, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Xochitla.

To find reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Tepotzotlan trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from San Juan Teotihuacan to Tepotzotlan takes an hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Villa del Carbon.
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Find places to stay Apr 23 — 25:

Villa del Carbon — 1 night

Villa del Carbón is a town and municipality located in the northern part of Mexico State, just northwest of Mexico City. To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Villa del Carbon online trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Tepotzotlan to Villa del Carbon by car takes about 1.5 hours. April in Villa del Carbon sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 7°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to travel to Aculco.
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Aculco — 2 nights

Kick off your visit on the 27th (Wed): admire the masterpieces at Museo De La Muneca and then grab your bike and head to Cerro de Los Gallos. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the sheer force of Cascadas de Tixhinu and then take in the dramatic scenery at Cascadas De La Concepcion.

To see photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Aculco journey builder app.

Getting from Villa del Carbon to Aculco by car takes about 2 hours. Traveling from Villa del Carbon in April, things will get a bit warmer in Aculco: highs are around 35°C and lows about 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can travel to El Oro.
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El Oro — 3 nights

El Oro is known for sightseeing, nature, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to EL Oro de Hidalgo Pueblo Magico, see the interesting displays at Museo de la Mineria, walk around Jardin Madero, and contemplate the waterfront views at Presa Brockman.

For photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our El Oro trip itinerary app.

You can drive from Aculco to El Oro in 1.5 hours. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Aculco in April, with highs in El Oro at 28°C and lows at 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can drive to Valle de Bravo.
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Valle de Bravo — 1 night

Valle de Bravo is a town and municipality located in State of Mexico, Mexico. On the 2nd (Mon), fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, head outdoors with Parapente, and then trot along with a tour on horseback.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Valle de Bravo trip itinerary planning website.

Getting from El Oro to Valle de Bravo by car takes about 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in May, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to drive to Metepec.
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Metepec — 2 nights

Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): contemplate the long history of Zona Arqueologica de Teotenango and then explore the world behind art at Museo Del Barro. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at Ex Convento Franciscano San Juan Bautista and then walk around Parque Ambiental Bicentenario.

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Getting from Valle de Bravo to Metepec by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in May, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can drive to Malinalco.
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Malinalco — 13 nights

Malinalco is the municipality inside of Ixtapan Region, is a town and municipality located 65 kilometers south of the city of Toluca in the south of the western portion of the State of Mexico. Venture out of the city with trips to Rio subterraneo Chontalcoatlan (in Cacahuamilpa), Taxco (Santa Prisca de Taxco, Zocalo, &more) and Xochicalco (in Miacatlan). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Zona Arqueologica Malinalco, cool off at Parque Acuatico, examine the collection at Museo Luis Mario Schneider, and explore the wealth of natural beauty at Parque Nacional Grutas de Cacahuamilpa.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Malinalco journey planner.

You can drive from Metepec to Malinalco in 1.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Metepec in May; daily highs in Malinalco reach 36°C and lows reach 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride back home.
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Find places to stay May 4 — 17:

Estado de Mexico travel guide

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Ruins · Gardens · Waterfalls
The most densely populated of the country's 32 states, Estado de Mexico encompasses the area originally controlled by the Aztec Empire. Probably inhabited as long as 20,000 years ago, this state surrounds the national capital on three sides and contains a mostly rugged mountain landscape with an extinct volcano as its centerpiece. For most visitors, sightseeing in Estado de Mexico begins or ends in Toluca, featuring a colonial-era city center encircled by busy neighborhoods filled with galleries, museums, shopping arcades, and pleasant plazas. Another popular place to visit in Estado de Mexico is Teotihuacan, the biggest pre-Columbian urban center in the Americas known for its enormous centuries-old pyramids.
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