13 days in North America Itinerary

13 days in North America Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Mexico sightseeing planner

Make it your trip
Drive
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Tulum
— 1 day
Drive
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Calakmul
— 2 nights
Drive to Palenque International Airport, Fly to Cabo San Lucas
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Cabo San Lucas
— 2 nights
Fly
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Playa del Carmen
— 6 nights

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Tulum

— 1 day
The only Mayan site built to overlook the ocean, Tulum remains a coastal paradise preserving the last vestiges of a pre-Hispanic civilization.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): explore the ancient world of Las Pinturas.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Tulum trip builder.

Playa del Carmen to Tulum is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a shuttle; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Tulum are 81°F, while nighttime lows are 69°F. On the 26th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Calakmul.

Things to do in Tulum

Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

Calakmul

— 2 nights
Your day by day itinerary now includes Museo de Naturaleza y Arqueologia de Calakmul, Volcan de los Murcielagos, Pyramid of the Masks, and other attractions you added. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Museo de Naturaleza y Arqueologia de Calakmul, delve into the distant past at Pyramid of the Masks, get impressive views of Volcan de los Murcielagos, then explore the ancient world of Calakmul, and finally delve into the distant past at Zona Arqueológica de Xpuhil.

To see maps, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Calakmul trip itinerary builder app.

Getting from Tulum to Calakmul by car takes about 6 hours. You'll set off for Cabo San Lucas on the 28th (Tue).

Things to do in Calakmul

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Cabo San Lucas

— 2 nights
One of Mexico's premier vacation spots, Cabo San Lucas lures pleasure seekers with its trendy restaurant scene, raucous nightlife, and, of course, picture-perfect beaches.
On the 29th (Wed), explore the striking landscape at El Arco de Cabo San Lucas. On the 30th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Tomas Spangler Photography Gallery, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Luke, and then choose your vessel at Cabo Sailing Ocean Adventures.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Cabo San Lucas trip itinerary planning tool.

Explore your travel options from Calakmul to Cabo San Lucas with the Route module. The time zone difference when traveling from Calakmul to Cabo San Lucas is minus 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 82°F in November, and nighttime lows around 70°F. You'll have a few hours on the 1st (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Playa del Carmen.

Things to do in Cabo San Lucas

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Transportation

Playa del Carmen

— 6 nights
The tourist hub of the popular Mayan Riviera, upscale Playa del Carmen remains the jewel of Mexico's Caribbean coastline.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Edventure Tours. Popular historic sites such as Zona Arqueologica El Rey and San Gervasio Mayan Archaeological Site are in your itinerary. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at La Isla Shopping Village and Nuestra Senora del Carmen Catholic Church. When in Playa del Carmen, make a side trip to see Akumal Beach in Akumal, approximately Akumal away. On the 6th (Wed), enjoy an adventurous day among the treetops at Xplor Park by Xcaret. The adventure continues: find something for the whole family at Xcaret, stop by Cielito LIndo, stroll around Parque Los Fundadores, and make a trip to Quinta Avenida.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Playa del Carmen vacation website.

Getting from Cabo San Lucas to Playa del Carmen by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, ferry, and car; or drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Cabo San Lucas to Playa del Carmen due to the time zone difference. In December, plan for daily highs up to 80°F, and evening lows to 68°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Playa del Carmen

Outdoors · Adventure · Tours · Parks

Side Trips