30 days in Mexico Itinerary

30 days in Mexico Itinerary

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30 days in Mexico Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  17​h
1
Cozumel
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Coba
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
3
Valladolid
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
4
Chichen Itza
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Mahahual
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
6
Bacalar
— 4 nights
bus:  2​h 45​min
7
Tulum
— 4 nights
bus:  1​h
8
Playa del Carmen
— 3 nights
Drive:  45​min
9
Puerto Morelos
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
10
Isla Mujeres
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
11
Cancun
— 3 nights
Fly:  18​h 30​min
End: Tel Aviv

3
nights
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.
Cozumel is known for outdoors, parks, theme parks, beaches, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, explore the ancient world of Zona Arqueológica del Cedral, partake in some friendly competition at The Amazing Cozumel Race, and pick up some new knowledge with Discover Mexico Park Cozumel.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Cozumel trip builder tool .

Tel Aviv, Israel to Cozumel is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Tel Aviv to Cozumel is minus 7 hours. In April, Cozumel is a bit warmer than Tel Aviv - with highs of 33°C and lows of 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Coba.

Things to do in Cozumel

Wildlife Parks Theme Parks
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Discover Mexico Park Cozumel ©
Discover Mexico Park Cozumel
Museo de la Isla de Cozumel ©
Museo de la Isla de Cozumel

1
night
Coba

Coba ©
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Multum Ha Cenote, delve into the distant past at Nohoch Mul, and then explore the ancient world of Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Coba trip planner.

Drive from Cozumel to Coba in 3 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Cozumel in April; daily highs in Coba reach 39°C and lows reach 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can drive to Valladolid.

Things to do in Coba

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nohoch Mul
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Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá ©
Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá
Nohoch Mul ©
Nohoch Mul
Multum Ha Cenote ©
Multum Ha Cenote

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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.
On the 6th (Mon), view the masterpieces at Casa de los Venados, see the interesting displays at Museo de Ropa Etnica de Mexico -- MUREM, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Cenote Xkeken. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the ancient world of Ek Balam, then stroll around Ecopark Xtut, and then Head underground at Zazil Tunich.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Valladolid day trip app .

Getting from Coba to Valladolid by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can go by car to Chichen Itza.

Things to do in Valladolid

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Ek Balam, Ecopark Xtut
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Zazil Tunich ©
Zazil Tunich
Ek Balam
Ek Balam
Cenote Xkeken ©
Cenote Xkeken

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nights
Chichen Itza

Chichen Itza ©
Featuring the largest archeological site of the ancient Mayan civilization, Chichen Itza remains one of the most visited tourist destinations in Mexico.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): explore the ancient world of Dzibichaltun, take in the dramatic natural features at Cenote Ik kil, then delve into the distant past at Chichen Itza, then delve into the distant past at The Ossuary, and finally explore the ancient world of Temple of the Bearded Man. On the 9th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the ancient world of Ake's Mayan ruins, tour the pleasant surroundings at Chinchorro Reef, then Head underground at Cenote Yokdzonot, and finally delve into the distant past at Plataforma de Venus.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Chichen Itza online trip builder .

Traveling by car from Valladolid to Chichen Itza takes an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. In April in Chichen Itza, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Mahahual.

Things to do in Chichen Itza

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Yucatan Peninsula, Cenote Yokdzonot
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Chichen Itza ©
Chichen Itza
Cenote Ik kil ©
Cenote Ik kil
Dzibichaltun ©
Dzibichaltun

2
nights
Mahahual

A growingly popular destination on Mexico's Caribbean coast, for most of its history Mahahual remained a tiny fishing village well off the beaten path.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): look for gifts at Colleen's Magnetic Jewelry, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Maya Chan Beach. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Pez Quadro Beach Club and then cast your line with a fishing tour.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Mahahual online trip itinerary builder .

You can drive from Chichen Itza to Mahahual in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in April, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Bacalar.

Things to do in Mahahual

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Pez Quadro Beach Club ©
Pez Quadro Beach Club
Colleen's Magnetic Jewelry ©
Colleen's Magnetic Jewelry

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nights
Bacalar

Bacalar ©
Bacalar is the municipal seat and largest city in Bacalar Municipality (until 2011 a part of Othón P. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bacalar: Zona Arqueologica De Chaachoben (in Chacchoben), Zona Arqueológica de Xpuhil (in Xpujil Town) and Dzibanche (in Chetumal). There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Lake Bacalar, paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, delve into the distant past at Pyramid of the Masks, and head outdoors with Estromatolitos.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Bacalar trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from Mahahual to Bacalar by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in April, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to take a bus to Tulum.

Things to do in Bacalar

Historic Sites Outdoors Adventure

Side Trips

Zona Arqueológica de Xpuhil, Zona Arqueologica De Chaachoben, Dzibanche, Pyramid of the Masks
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Lake Bacalar ©
Lake Bacalar
Zona Arqueológica de Xpuhil ©
Zona Arqueológica de Xpuhil
Pyramid of the Masks ©
Pyramid of the Masks

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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.
Take a break from Tulum with a short trip to Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve in Sian Ka'an, about 1h 15 min away. There's lots more to do: delve into the distant past at Tulum Archaeological Site, kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, look for gifts at Kaahal Home Tulum, and explore the fascinating underground world of Gran Cenote.

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Take a bus from Bacalar to Tulum in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Bacalar in April, expect Tulum to be little chillier, temps between 33°C and 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to take a bus to Playa del Carmen.

Things to do in Tulum

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trip

Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve
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Tulum Archaeological Site ©
Tulum Archaeological Site
Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve ©
Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve
Climbing Tours

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nights
Playa del Carmen

Playa del Carmen ©
The tourist hub of the popular Mayan Riviera, upscale Playa del Carmen remains the jewel of Mexico's Caribbean coastline.
Playa del Carmen is known for theme parks, nightlife, nature, spas, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: cool off at Xcaret Park, find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, look for gifts at Vidrio Soplado Mexicano, and make a trip to Quinta Avenida.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Playa del Carmen trip builder website .

Traveling by bus from Tulum to Playa del Carmen takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in April, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Puerto Morelos.

Things to do in Playa del Carmen

Outdoors Tours Adventure
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Xcaret ©
Xcaret
Scuba & Snorkeling
Zipline

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nights
Puerto Morelos

Puerto Morelos ©
A small seaport at the tip of Yucatan Peninsula, pleasant Puerto Morelos offers a good alternative for visitors seeking a quieter beach vacation with plenty of tourist amenities.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): get outside with The Kay Club, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and then don't miss a visit to Parroquia Catolica de San Jose. On the 24th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Super Casa Martin, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, then get to know the resident critters at Croco Cun Zoo, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Tequila Factory Cancun.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Puerto Morelos online trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Playa del Carmen to Puerto Morelos in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April in Puerto Morelos, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to drive to Isla Mujeres.

Things to do in Puerto Morelos

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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The Kay Club ©
The Kay Club
Spas
Croco Cun Zoo ©
Croco Cun Zoo

2
nights
Isla Mujeres

Isla Mujeres ©
Tiny municipal seat of an eponymous island, each season Isla Mujeres swells to bursting with international tourists coming here to swim, snorkel, dive, fish, and sail.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Norte, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Isla Brewing Company. On the 26th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia Del Sagrado Corazon, make a trip to Women's Beading Cooperative, then explore the ancient world of Punta Sur, and finally get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour.

To find ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Isla Mujeres trip maker .

Traveling by car from Puerto Morelos to Isla Mujeres takes 2 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Isla Mujeres can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Cancun.

Things to do in Isla Mujeres

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Playa Norte ©
Playa Norte
Punta Sur ©
Punta Sur
Isla Brewing Company ©
Isla Brewing Company

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nights
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.
Cancun is known for nightlife, shopping, beaches, theme parks, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: browse the different shops at La Isla Shopping Village, don't miss a visit to El Parque de las Palapas, explore the ancient world of El Rey Archaeological Zone, and kick back and relax at Playa Delfines.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Cancun online road trip planner .

Drive from Isla Mujeres to Cancun in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in April, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cancun

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Swim with Dolphins
La Isla Shopping Village ©
La Isla Shopping Village
Zipline

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