29 days in Mexico City & Puerto Vallarta Itinerary

29 days in Mexico City & Puerto Vallarta Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Mexico City
— 15 nights
2
Puerto Vallarta
— 12 nights

15
nights
Mexico City

Mexico City ©
Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.
Get some cultural insight at Museo Nacional de Antropologia and Palacio de Bellas Artes. Family-friendly places like Historic Center (Centro Historico) and Museo Frida Kahlo will thrill your kids. Explore Mexico City's surroundings by going to Puebla (La Compania Templo del Espiritu Santo, Zocalo, &more), Zona Arqueologica Tenayuca (in Tlalnepantla) and El Nido (in Ixtapaluca). And it doesn't end there: delve into the lush surroundings at Bosque de Chapultepec, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, contemplate the long history of Basilica de Santa Maria de Guadalupe, and stop by Coyoacan.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Mexico City trip itinerary planner.

Manchester, UK to Mexico City is an approximately 17-hour flight. Traveling from Manchester to Mexico City, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Manchester in December, plan for much hotter days in Mexico City, with highs around °C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel to Puerto Vallarta.

Things to do in Mexico City

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Puebla, San Juan Teotihuacan, Central Mexico and Gulf Coast, Zona Arqueologica Tenayuca, El Nido
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Museo Nacional de Antropologia ©
Museo Nacional de Antropologia
Palacio de Bellas Artes ©
Palacio de Bellas Artes
Museo Frida Kahlo ©
Museo Frida Kahlo

12
nights
Puerto Vallarta

Puerto Vallarta ©
Boasting a coastline made for perfectly framed photographs of romantic sunsets, Puerto Vallarta continuously ranks among the world's top tourist resorts.
Get in touch with nature at Swim with Dolphins and Los Muertos Beach. You'll get in some beach time at Bucerias and Playa Las Cuevas. Explore Puerto Vallarta's surroundings by going to Sayulita (Playa De Los Muertos & Tiendita Hola Sayulita), Nuevo Vallarta Beach (in Nuevo Vallarta) and Playa San Pancho (in San Francisco). There's much more to do: kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, play a few rounds at Flamingos Golf, step off the mainland to explore Marietas Islands, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Puerto Vallarta trip website.

You can fly from Mexico City to Puerto Vallarta in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Mexico City in January, things will get a bit warmer in Puerto Vallarta: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Puerto Vallarta

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Sayulita, Punta de Mita, Bucerias, Destiladeras Beach, Los Ayala Beach
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Los Muertos Beach ©
Los Muertos Beach
Zipline
Swim with Dolphins

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