12 days in Jalisco Itinerary

12 days in Jalisco Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Puerto Vallarta
— 5 nights
2
Tequila
— 3 nights
3
Guadalajara
— 3 nights

5
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Red Dolphin Sailing Charters, Vallarta Surf Tours, Ecotours de Mexico, and other attractions. Go for a jaunt from Puerto Vallarta to Cabo Corrientes to see Vallarta Botanical Gardens about 58 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the waterfront at Malecon Boardwalk, enjoy the sea views from Faro de la Calle Matamoros, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Los Arcos, and make a trip to Plaza Lazaro Cardenas.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Puerto Vallarta trip itinerary maker.

Nuevo Vallarta to Puerto Vallarta is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. December in Puerto Vallarta sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Tequila.

Things to do in Puerto Vallarta

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trips

Red Dolphin Sailing Charters, Vallarta Botanical Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Malecon Boardwalk ©
Malecon Boardwalk
Bahía de Banderas ©
Bahía de Banderas
Vallarta Botanical Gardens ©
Vallarta Botanical Gardens

3
nights
Tequila

Tequila ©
Santiago de Tequila is a town and municipality located in the state of Jalisco about 60 km from the city of Guadalajara. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Hacienda El Centenario as well as Plaza Principal Tequila Jalisco. When in Tequila, make a side trip to see Guachimontones in Teuchitlan, approximately Teuchitlan away. And it doesn't end there: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at La Fortaleza, get impressive views of Tequila Volcano, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Parroquia Santiago Apostol.

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Drive from Puerto Vallarta to Tequila in 4.5 hours. While traveling from Puerto Vallarta, expect little chillier days and colder nights in Tequila, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to drive to Guadalajara.

Things to do in Tequila

Breweries & Distilleries Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Guachimontones
Highlights from your plan
Destileria La Rojena ©
Destileria La Rojena
Guachimontones ©
Guachimontones
Hacienda El Centenario ©
Hacienda El Centenario

3
nights
Guadalajara

Guadalajara
One of Mexico's cultural hubs, Guadalajara represents the home of mariachi music and hosts numerous large-scale events, ranging from international film festivals to celebrated book fairs.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Plaza de la Liberacion, Bosque Colomos and Basilica de Zapopan. There's lots more to do: ponder the world of politics at Palacio de Gobierno, observe the fascinating underwater world at Acuario Michin Guadalajara, examine the collection at Museum of Sacred Art, and take in the exciting artwork at Tlaquepaque and Tonala Artisans Tour.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Guadalajara trip planner.

Traveling by car from Tequila to Guadalajara takes 1.5 hours. December in Guadalajara sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. On the 31st (Thu), you're off to home.

Things to do in Guadalajara

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Instituto Cultural Cabanas
Instituto Cultural Cabanas
Palacio de Gobierno ©
Palacio de Gobierno
Acuario Michin Guadalajara ©
Acuario Michin Guadalajara

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