12 days in Mexico Itinerary

12 days in Mexico Itinerary

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Start: New Delhi
Fly:  23 h
1
Mexico City
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
2
Cancun
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Tulum
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Cozumel
— 2 nights
Fly:  21 h 15 min
End: New Delhi

3
nights
Mexico City

Mexico City ©
Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.
Go for a jaunt from Mexico City to San Juan Teotihuacan to see Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan Estacionamiento Puerta 5 about 1h 15 min away. The adventure continues: learn more about the world around you at Museo Nacional de Antropologia, explore the ancient world of Museo del Templo Mayor, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana), and see the interesting displays at Museo del Azucar.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Mexico City holiday planner.

New Delhi, India to Mexico City is an approximately 23- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from New Delhi to Mexico City is minus 11.5 hours. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from New Delhi in November, with highs in Mexico City at 26°C and lows at 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to travel to Cancun.

Things to do in Mexico City

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan Estacionamiento Puerta 5
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Museo Nacional de Antropologia ©
Museo Nacional de Antropologia
Zocalo
Zocalo

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): fulfill a lifelong dream with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience, browse the different shops at La Isla Shopping Village, and then observe the fascinating underwater world at Interactive Aquarium. On your second day here, make a trip to El Parque de las Palapas, delve into the distant past at El Rey Archaeological Zone, and then kick back and relax at Playa Delfines.

To find traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Cancun online holiday builder.

You can fly from Mexico City to Cancun in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Mexico City to Cancun, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Mexico City, expect a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in Cancun, ranging from highs of 33°C to lows of 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can drive to Tulum.

Things to do in Cancun

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Swim with Dolphins
La Isla Shopping Village ©
La Isla Shopping Village
El Parque de las Palapas ©
El Parque de las Palapas

3
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Tulum side-trips: Playa del Carmen (Xcaret, Scuba & Snorkeling, &more). There's lots more to do: explore the ancient world of Tulum Archaeological Site, look for gifts at Kaahal Home Tulum, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and contemplate the waterfront views at Gran Cenote.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Tulum tour itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Cancun to Tulum takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. November in Tulum sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can go by car to Cozumel.

Things to do in Tulum

Tours Outdoors Theme Parks

Side Trip

Playa del Carmen
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Xcaret ©
Xcaret
Tulum Archaeological Site ©
Tulum Archaeological Site
Scuba & Snorkeling

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Thu): take an in-depth tour of Museo de la Isla de Cozumel, then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then put a fun spin on your tour with The Amazing Cozumel Race. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Cozumel Pearl Farm.

For other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Cozumel trip tool.

Getting from Tulum to Cozumel by car takes about 2.5 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cozumel

Wildlife Parks Fun & Games
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Museo de la Isla de Cozumel ©
Museo de la Isla de Cozumel

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