12 days in Jalisco Itinerary

12 days in Jalisco Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Kansas City
Fly + Drive:  10 h 30 min
1
Mascota
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
2
Guadalajara
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Tequila
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h 30 min
4
Cabo Corrientes
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Puerto Vallarta
— 4 nights
Fly:  9 h 30 min
End: Kansas City

1
night
Mascota

Mascota ©
Mascota is a town and municipality in Jalisco, in central-western Mexico. On the 29th (Fri), see the interesting displays at Museo Arqueologico, then make a trip to Casa de las piedras, and then steep yourself in history at La Preciosa Sangre.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Mascota holiday planning site.

Kansas City, USA to Mascota is an approximately 11- hour combination of flight and car. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Kansas City in May; daily highs in Mascota reach 85°F and lows reach 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can travel to Guadalajara.

Things to do in Mascota

Historic Sites Museums
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La Preciosa Sangre ©
La Preciosa Sangre
Casa de las piedras ©
Casa de las piedras
Museo Arqueologico ©
Museo Arqueologico

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.
Guadalajara is known for historic sites, museums, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Instituto Cultural Cabanas, get a sense of history and politics at Palacio de Gobierno, pause for some serene contemplation at Aranzazu Temple, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santuario de Nuestra Senora de la Soledad.

To find out how to plan a trip to Guadalajara, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Mascota to Guadalajara takes 3.5 hours. Traveling from Mascota in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Guadalajara, with lows of 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can drive to Tequila.

Things to do in Guadalajara

Museums Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Tlaquepaque, Biblioteca publica Juan Jose Arreola
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Instituto Cultural Cabanas ©
Instituto Cultural Cabanas
Museo Pantaleon Panduro ©
Museo Pantaleon Panduro
Acuario Michin Guadalajara ©
Acuario Michin Guadalajara

2
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. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): sample the fine beverages at La Cata Tequila Tasting Room, then admire the landmark architecture of Hacienda El Centenario, and then sample the fine beverages at La Fortaleza. On the 3rd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Plaza Principal Tequila Jalisco, then look for gifts at La Damajuana Galeria, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parroquia Santiago Apostol, and finally sample the fine beverages at Destileria La Alborada.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Tequila tour itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Guadalajara to Tequila in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in June, and nighttime lows around 63°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can travel to Cabo Corrientes.

Things to do in Tequila

Breweries & Distilleries Shopping Historic Sites
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La Fortaleza ©
La Fortaleza
Hacienda El Centenario ©
Hacienda El Centenario
Plaza Principal Tequila Jalisco ©
Plaza Principal Tequila Jalisco

1
night
Cabo Corrientes

Cabo Corrientes ©
Cabo Corrientes is a cape on the Pacific coast of the Mexican state of Jalisco. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): view the masterpieces at Galeria Coppelia and then take in nature's colorful creations at Vallarta Botanical Gardens.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Cabo Corrientes trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Tequila to Cabo Corrientes in 5.5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Cabo Corrientes when traveling from Tequila in June, with lows around 76°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can go by car to Puerto Vallarta.

Things to do in Cabo Corrientes

Museums Shopping Parks
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Galeria Coppelia ©
Galeria Coppelia
Vallarta Botanical Gardens ©
Vallarta Botanical Gardens

4
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.
Puerto Vallarta is known for wildlife, nightlife, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: whizz through the canopy at categoryPhrases.alias.some_of_the_top_local_zipline_courses_and_adventure_parks, admire the masterpieces at Galeria Colectika, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and head off the coast to Los Arcos.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Puerto Vallarta day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Cabo Corrientes to Puerto Vallarta takes 1.5 hours. June in Puerto Vallarta sees daily highs of 87°F and lows of 76°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Puerto Vallarta

Outdoors Tours Parks
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Food Tours
Zipline
Parish of Our Lady of Guadalupe ©
Parish of Our Lady of Guadalupe