10 days in Tulum, Holbox Island & Oaxaca Itinerary

10 days in Tulum, Holbox Island & Oaxaca Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
+3
Train + Fly + Foot + Bus:  15 h
1
Tulum
— 4 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  8 h
2
Holbox Island
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  10 h 45 min
3
Oaxaca
— 2 nights
Fly:  16 h 15 min
End: London

4
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tulum: Cozumel (Museo de la Isla de Cozumel & Scuba & Snorkeling), Playa del Carmen (Gaston Charo Art Gallery Playa del Carmen & Xcaret) and Chichen Itza (Chichen Itza & Temple of the Bearded Man). And it doesn't end there: delve into the distant past at Tulum Archaeological Site, explore the activities along Casa Cenote, Head underground at Gran Cenote, and look for gifts at Kaahal Home Tulum.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Tulum trip planner.

London, UK to Tulum is an approximately 15- hour combination of train, flight, and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from London to Tulum, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in February, expect Tulum to be warmer, temps between 31°C and 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel to Holbox Island.

Things to do in Tulum

Historic Sites Theme Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Cozumel, Playa del Carmen, Chichen Itza, Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá
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Tulum Archaeological Site ©
Tulum Archaeological Site
Xcaret ©
Xcaret
Chichen Itza ©
Chichen Itza

1
night
Holbox Island

Holbox Island ©
On the 1st (Sun), kick back and relax at Punta Mosquito, then view the masterpieces at La Choza de Fito, and then stroll through Refugio Holbox. On your second day here, look for gifts at Papa Rana Holbox Logo Shop and then enjoy the sand and surf at Punta Coco Beach.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Holbox Island journey planning tool.

Explore your travel options from Tulum to Holbox Island with the Route module. March in Holbox Island sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Oaxaca.

Things to do in Holbox Island

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Papa Rana Holbox Logo Shop ©
Papa Rana Holbox Logo Shop

2
nights
Oaxaca

Oaxaca ©
Capital city of the eponymous state, Oaxaca relies heavily on its colonial charm, its core a maze of tree-shaded alleys flanked by photogenic mansions, government buildings, and old churches.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica de la Soledad, take in the spiritual surroundings of Templo de Santo Domingo de Guzman, and then look for gifts at El Nahual. Keep things going the next day: sample the tasty concoctions at Oaxaca Brewing Company, then explore the ancient world of Monte Alban, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Our Lady of the Assumption.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Oaxaca trip maker app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Holbox Island to Oaxaca. Traveling from Holbox Island to Oaxaca, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Holbox Island in March, expect nights in Oaxaca to be a bit cooler, around 15°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 36°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Oaxaca

Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Templo de Santo Domingo de Guzman ©
Templo de Santo Domingo de Guzman
Monte Alban ©
Monte Alban
Cathedral of Our Lady of the Assumption ©
Cathedral of Our Lady of the Assumption

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