16 days in Mexico Itinerary

16 days in Mexico Itinerary

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1
Cabo San Lucas
— 2 nights
2
Puerto Vallarta
— 2 nights
3
Mexico City
— 3 nights
4
Cozumel
— 1 night
5
Tulum
— 3 nights
6
Cancun
— 2 nights

2
nights
Cabo San Lucas

Cabo San Lucas ©
One of Mexico's premier vacation spots, Cabo San Lucas lures pleasure seekers with its trendy restaurant scene, raucous nightlife, and, of course, picture-perfect beaches.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Chileno Beach and Playa del Amor. There's more to do: explore the striking landscape at El Arco de Cabo San Lucas and contemplate the long history of Church of Saint Luke.

For more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Cabo San Lucas visit planner.

Kharkiv, Ukraine to Cabo San Lucas is an approximately 29-hour combination of train, bus, and flight. You can also fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Kharkiv to Cabo San Lucas. Traveling from Kharkiv in October, expect Cabo San Lucas to be much hotter, temps between 36°C and 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Puerto Vallarta.

Things to do in Cabo San Lucas

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
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El Arco de Cabo San Lucas ©
El Arco de Cabo San Lucas
Playa del Amor ©
Playa del Amor
Chileno Beach ©
Chileno Beach

2
nights
Puerto Vallarta

Boasting a coastline made for perfectly framed photographs of romantic sunsets, Puerto Vallarta continuously ranks among the world's top tourist resorts.
On the 1st (Sun), kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, take a leisurely stroll along Malecon Boardwalk, and then get to know the fascinating history of Zona Romantica. On the 2nd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: fulfill a lifelong dream with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience and then savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

For ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Puerto Vallarta trip builder tool.

Fly from Cabo San Lucas to Puerto Vallarta in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Mexican Pacific Standard Time to Central Standard Time is 1 hour. October in Puerto Vallarta sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Mexico City.

Things to do in Puerto Vallarta

Tours · Outdoors · Adventure
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Zipline
Malecon Boardwalk ©
Malecon Boardwalk
Swim with Dolphins

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, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get a new perspective on nature at Museo Nacional de Antropologia, appreciate the extensive heritage of Historic Center (Centro Historico), admire the masterpieces at Palacio de Bellas Artes, and make a trip to Zocalo.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Mexico City trip planner.

Getting from Puerto Vallarta to Mexico City by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Puerto Vallarta in November, plan for little chillier days in Mexico City, with highs around 26°C, while nights are cooler with lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to travel to Cozumel.

Things to do in Mexico City

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
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Zocalo
Zocalo
Historic Center (Centro Historico) ©
Historic Center (Centro Historico)
Museo Nacional de Antropologia ©
Museo Nacional de Antropologia

1
night
Cozumel

Thanks to the island's outstanding scuba diving and snorkeling options, Cozumel tourism sector remains a major employer and the main source of income for this Caribbean getaway.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Fri): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then tee off at Cozumel Country Club.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Cozumel trip website.

You can fly from Mexico City to Cozumel in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Mexico City to Cozumel due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Mexico City in November; daily highs in Cozumel reach 32°C and lows reach 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel to Tulum.

Things to do in Cozumel

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Spas
Cozumel Country Club ©
Cozumel Country Club

3
nights
Tulum

Tulum ©
The only Mayan site built to overlook the ocean, Tulum remains a coastal paradise preserving the last vestiges of a pre-Hispanic civilization.
We've included these beaches for you: Paradise Beach and Akumal Beach. Take a break from Tulum with a short trip to Xcaret in Playa del Carmen, about 58 minutes away. There's still lots to do: delve into the distant past at Tulum Archaeological Site, stroll through Cenote Car Wash, enjoy breathtaking views from Tulum Tower, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Tulum online road trip planner.

Traveling by combination of ferry and car from Cozumel to Tulum takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. November in Tulum sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can drive to Cancun.

Things to do in Tulum

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Xcaret, Akumal Beach
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Xcaret ©
Xcaret
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach
Akumal Beach ©
Akumal Beach

2
nights
Cancun

Cancun ©
Few destinations in Mexico dazzle visitors quite like Cancun, a modern resort town filled with glitzy hotels sitting on picturesque and well-developed Caribbean beaches.
On the 10th (Tue), soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Delfines, and then browse the different shops at La Isla Shopping Village. On the 11th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: play a few rounds at Cancun Golf Club at Pok-Ta-Pok.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Cancun trip itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Tulum to Cancun in 2 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Cancun can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cancun

Outdoors · Golf · Parks
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Cancun Golf Club at Pok-Ta-Pok ©
Cancun Golf Club at Pok-Ta-Pok
Spas & Wellness
La Isla Shopping Village ©
La Isla Shopping Village

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